3K hotel keys added to the KSA’s inventory in 2021, with 16,000 to come

3K hotel keys added to the KSA’s inventory in 2021, with 16,000 to come

According to JLL’s latest report, 900 keys were added in 2021 to KSA’s Riyadh, bringing the city’s hospitality stock to 20,000 keys.

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Over 10,000 hotel keys to be delivered in the UAE by year-end

Over 10,000 hotel keys to be delivered in the UAE by year-end

The UAE hotel market is continuing its gradual recovery from the pandemic, with the luxury market taking advantage of strong leisure demand.

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Eye on Egypt’s hotel project developments landscape

Eye on Egypt’s hotel project developments landscape

Egypt’s new keys bring the capital’s total stock to around 28,000 keys. Almost 200 keys are expected to be delivered in Q4 2021.

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Regional megaprojects & opportunities for hospitality investors

Regional megaprojects & opportunities for hospitality investors

The impact of 2020 on the hotel and hospitality industry will endure for years to come and in many ways will redefine future travel experiences. Amr El Nady, head of hotels and hospitality MEA, executive VP, Global Hotel Desk at JLL, explores hotel investment opportunities in the region.

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18,000 new hotel rooms to be added to the UAE’s inventory

18,000 new hotel rooms to be added to the UAE’s inventory

The UAE benefited from a domestic-demand led recovery, in addition to a peak in international tourist arrivals late 2020.

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How foodservice will emerge post COVID-19

How foodservice will emerge post COVID-19

Good foodservice operators who are able to offer a quality, convenient and good value product will survive at one end of the market, while unique, experiential offerings will thrive at the other end.

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JLL’s eye on Cairo’s hotel supply

JLL’s eye on Cairo’s hotel supply

When it comes to Cairo’s hotel supply, it remained stable at 23,000 keys with no additional completions in the first quarter of 2020. 

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Tech and sustainability lead 2020’s F&B trends

Tech and sustainability lead 2020’s F&B trends

The Arabian Peninsula’s wealth is helping it become a global destination for high-end brands, and Africa, which has numerous development challenges.

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Cairo, Riyadh, Istanbul, and Dubai on WTTC’s global cities’ readiness for tourism

Cairo, Riyadh, Istanbul, and Dubai on WTTC’s global cities’ readiness for tourism

The index measures 50 global gateway cities into one of five levels of ‘readiness’ and provides actionable solutions to foster sustainable growth.

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Into The MENA Hotel Investment Landscape

Into The MENA Hotel Investment Landscape

Investment in the travel and tourism sector reached USD 44 billion in 2017, with forecasts suggesting it will almost double in the next 10 years. Hospitality News ME spoke to two industry consultants to learn more about what’s driving investment in the region and where investors are putting their money

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