Pea-based burger patties to become trendier in the coming years

Pea-based burger patties to become trendier in the coming years

The growing health concerns regarding the consumption of animal protein has urged consumers to opt for alternative protein sources

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Middle East travelers prefer London, Paris and Rome for their summer trips

Middle East travelers prefer London, Paris and Rome for their summer trips

Asian destinations are also inching up the list for Middle Eastern travelers, with Bali, and Tokyo joining Bangkok and Kuala Lumpur in this year’s top 10.

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Miral partners with Plug and Play ADGM to nurture innovation among Travel & Hospitality startups

Miral partners with Plug and Play ADGM to nurture innovation among Travel & Hospitality startups

Plug and Play and Miral’s program will commence in Q3 of 2019, with the first batch of selected startups residing at ADGM.

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The Middle East leads growth in international tourism

The Middle East leads growth in international tourism

Confidence in global tourism has started to pick up again after slowing down at the end of 2018, according to the latest UNWTO Confidence Index survey.

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Fresh food on high demand in the UAE, driven by health awareness

Fresh food on high demand in the UAE, driven by health awareness

The country plans to have food security and searches for new technology that can cope with the hot weather, limited water supply and soil salinity.

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Egypt heads the Africa hotel development top ten with more than 15,000 rooms in the pipeline

Egypt heads the Africa hotel development top ten with more than 15,000 rooms in the pipeline

The four countries head the top ten by numbers of rooms in the internationally-branded hotel development pipeline, with Egypt showing 15,158 rooms in 51 new hotels.

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Managing shareholder exits in family businesses

Managing shareholder exits in family businesses

The release comes at a time when many family businesses in the region are transferring control to the third generation family members, raising the need to set robust governance and succession frameworks.

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Machine learning and AI will revolutionize GCC tourism businesses

Machine learning and AI will revolutionize GCC tourism businesses

If implemented effectively – the latest innovations and tech advancements will help them to ‘sell travel’ more effectively in the future.

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Gulf hospitality operators attracting younger Muslim travelers

Gulf hospitality operators attracting younger Muslim travelers

Gulf hospitality operators looking to increase their share of the growing halal tourism market should diversify and digitize their offerings to suit younger generations of Muslim travelers, according to experts speaking at Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2019. Representatives in attendance came from Wego, DinarStandard, Shaza Hotels, Tripfez, Serendipity Tailormade, Mosafer...

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Global vegan cheese market on a growing curve

Global vegan cheese market on a growing curve

This is mainly driven by a growing awareness of lactose-intolerant conditions which is also boosting sales. Consumers are buying dairy alternatives.

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