Studying hospitality in the UAE and KSA

Studying hospitality in the UAE and KSA

With mega- and giga-projects becoming increasingly typical of the Middle East’s hospitality landscape, Mansoor Ahmed, executive director and head of development solutions healthcare, education and PPP at Colliers in the Middle East and Africa region, lifts the lid on tourism education in the UAE and KSA, and why demand for skilled hospitality labor looks set to rise.

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Luminescenza on hotel kitchen design

Luminescenza on hotel kitchen design

Even minor errors in kitchen design can adversely affect overall functionality and result in higher costs for hotels. We discover how to avoid the pitfalls with Luminescenza.  

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Serge Trigano, co-founder of Mama Shelter

Serge Trigano, co-founder of Mama Shelter

“Life is flamboyant and sassy,” according to Serge Trigano, the co-founder of Mama Shelter. The entrepreneur is making his mark on the hospitality industry by creating a new lifestyle boutique accommodation concept. Here, he talks to HN about his brand and future projects.

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A passion for hospitality with Marc Antoine Ghazal, GM of Baky Hospitality Group        

A passion for hospitality with Marc Antoine Ghazal, GM of Baky Hospitality Group        

Coming from a long line of hoteliers, Marc Antoine Ghazal, general manager of Baky Hospitality Group, is no stranger to the industry. Here, he tells us about the Egyptian hospitality scene and the firm’s exciting plans.

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Closing the hospitality gap with Hassan Ballout, CEO and co-founder of Limestone Lab

Closing the hospitality gap with Hassan Ballout, CEO and co-founder of Limestone Lab

We learn more about how Limestone Lab is launching ground-breaking food concepts from the company’s CEO and co-founder, Hassan Ballout.

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In the kitchen with Bilal El Helou

In the kitchen with Bilal El Helou

We caught up with Work Lounge Beirut’s executive chef Bilal El Helou in the Lebanese capital to see what’s cooking in his kitchen.

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Junaid Tehseen appointed hotel manager of Swiss-Belresidences Juffair Bahrain

Junaid Tehseen appointed hotel manager of Swiss-Belresidences Juffair Bahrain

The four-star Swiss-Belresidences Juffair Bahrain has appointed Junaid Tehseen as its hotel manager.

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Citymax RAK appoints Nidal Saloum as hotel manager

Citymax RAK appoints Nidal Saloum as hotel manager

Citymax Hotels, the Landmark Group’s award-winning mid-market hotel brand, has appointed Nidal Saloum as hotel manager of its flagship 204-room property in Ras Al Khaimah.

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Dining etiquette with protocol expert Fadi LeSidon

Dining etiquette with protocol expert Fadi LeSidon

Knowledgeable in protocol and etiquette, Fadi LeSidon is a sommelier, hospitality management consultant and faculty member of Sagesse University. Here, he provides a quick guide to dining etiquette..

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Discovering Dubai’s largest and tallest hotel on Sheikh Zayed Road with Khaled Saab

Discovering Dubai’s largest and tallest hotel on Sheikh Zayed Road with Khaled Saab

Khaled Saab, general manager of Residence Inn by Marriott Sheikh Zayed Road, takes on a tour inside the newly renovated and rebranded hotel, uncovering its latest features and offerings.

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