Millennium Hotels & Resorts MEA open Millennium Atria Business Bay

Millennium Hotels & Resorts MEA open Millennium Atria Business Bay

The first phase of the opening will cover 156 apartments out of the hotel’s total 347 units, which comprise studio, one, two and three bedroom apartments.

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Radisson Hotel Group and SunnySeeker Hotels sign strategic development deal

Radisson Hotel Group and SunnySeeker Hotels sign strategic development deal

Radisson Hotel Group, one of the largest and most dynamic hotel groups in the world, signed a master development agreement with SunnySeeker Hotels in the Republic of Cyprus. Building on an already successful partnership, the new deal will grow the group’s existing portfolio in the country to six hotels and...

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Exclusive Breaking Boutique

Exclusive Breaking Boutique

A symbol of hospitality, Serge Trigano is also a pioneer of the current wave of new ‘lifestyle’ boutique accommodation concepts with the Mama Shelter brand. Here, he talks to HN about what we can expect from Dubai’s new Mama and the process of redefining cool

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Redefining luxury hotels

Redefining luxury hotels

The definition of luxury in the travel and hospitality industry is in the midst of a major transition. Operators are realizing that the time has come to refresh their outlook on what claims to deliver genuine ‘luxury’ truly mean. Chirine Salha, senior consultant at Ulysses Consulting, shows us how

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The rise of boutique hotels

The rise of boutique hotels

With their quest for authenticity, experience and wellbeing, Boutique hotels are fast taking over the world of travel and reshaping the hospitality offer in the process. Nada Alameddine, partner at Hodema Consulting Services, tells us more about this unique field

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Kuwait smooth sailing on rough seas

Kuwait smooth sailing on rough seas

A review of the latest hotel performance insights and tourism-related developments in Kuwait by Philip Wooller, area director Middle East & Africa, for STR

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Hotel operating business models

Hotel operating business models

With over 270,000 keys, the MENA is one of the fastest growing regional hospitality markets in the world. Christopher Lund, head of hotels (MENA) and Thuku Kimani, consultant, for Colliers International examine the hotel operating business models that are steadily gaining momentum

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A new level of luxury in the MENA

A new level of luxury in the MENA

Philipp Henle, head of global development at Dorchester Collection, outlines the chain’s interest in the MENA, potential business opportunities and upcoming strategies

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Innovate or die trying

Innovate or die trying

Life is often more of a rollercoaster than rainbows and butterflies, taking us up, down and around and around. Hospitality industry will invariably experience the same bumpy ride. Ralph Nader, CEO of Amber Consulting, elaborates on business strategies for 2019

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Chadi Nicolas is back to Khalidiya Palace Rayhaan by Rotana as its GM

Chadi Nicolas is back to Khalidiya Palace Rayhaan by Rotana as its GM

Nicolas has been associated with Rotana Hotel Management Corporation PJSC for 18 years and is a veteran of the hospitality industry.

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