Luxury travel in the spotlight at 31st edition of Arabian Travel Market

Luxury travel in the spotlight at 31st edition of Arabian Travel Market

The region’s rapidly evolving luxury travel segment will be a key sub-theme at Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2024, which takes place from May 6 – 9 at the Dubai World Trade Centre.

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Behind the scenes at 25hours with co-founder Christoph Hoffmann

Behind the scenes at 25hours with co-founder Christoph Hoffmann

Christoph Hoffmann, co-founder of 25hours Hotels, gives us the lowdown on his unique brand and how it caters to travelers of all ages.

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How to harness the digital and delivery dining trends

How to harness the digital and delivery dining trends

Abdul Kader Saadi, founder and managing director of Eighty6, unpacks these two key industry disruptors and explains how restaurateurs can turn tech-led challenges into opportunities.

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A new era of customer relationship management

A new era of customer relationship management

AI-driven CRM tools and chatbots are taking customer engagement to the next level. With today’s guests demanding seamless and personalized experiences, hotels that invest in these industry disruptors will gain a competitive edge, as Lovetto Nazareth, managing director of Prism Digital, explains.

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Honoring the high-flyers

Honoring the high-flyers

Eleven trailblazing entrepreneurs were selected as finalists at the Future Hospitality Summit (FHS) Startup Den 2023 recently, after edging the competition and impressing an esteemed judging panel with their forward-thinking, innovative business concepts. In a series of exclusive interviews compiled by HN and conducted by FHS, each finalist takes us on their start-up journey, from idea to implementation, and hurdles to highpoints.

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Saudi gastronomy in perspective

Saudi gastronomy in perspective

Chef Rakan Aloraifi, expert in Saudi cuisine and advanced French pastry, boasts a distinguished career marked by culinary excellence and achievements. Here, the decorated chef and founder of KIT Catering reflects on Saudi cuisine and how he blends tradition with innovation and excellence.

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5 nightlife influencers on achieving after-dark success

5 nightlife influencers on achieving after-dark success

Staying ahead in a fiercely competitive, ever-changing environment and retaining customer loyalty are just some of the hurdles that operators in the nightlife segment face. HN caught up with some of the region’s leading industry influencers to discover more about how they navigate the notoriously challenging nightlife nightlife scene.

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Talaya and Le Pré’s merger forges a powerful partnership

Talaya and Le Pré’s merger forges a powerful partnership

Talaya and Le Pré have announced their merger. Thus, the strategic move will combine their strengths, expertise and resources to create a powerful partnership. Driven by a shared vision, they are committed to delivering exceptional value and unmatched customer experiences.

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Saudi Arabia’s vision for sustainable luxury tourism unveiled in Soudah Peaks

Saudi Arabia’s vision for sustainable luxury tourism unveiled in Soudah Peaks

In a remarkable step toward diversifying its economy and enhancing its global tourism standing, Saudi Arabia is set to unveil an extraordinary luxury mountain tourism destination, Soudah Peaks. Located at an elevation of 3,015 meters above sea level on the kingdom’s highest peak, this ambitious project is a pivotal part of the Public Investment Fund’s (PIF) visionary efforts.

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Host 2023 showcases the future of innovation

Host 2023 showcases the future of innovation

Host 2023 is taking place at Fiera Milano from October 13 to 17, 2023. It has established itself as one of the world’s leading platforms for machines, technologies, semi-finished products, formats, accessories and services for professional hospitality, out-of-home and retail.

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