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Airline passengers stranded at Dubai airport

Hundreds of airline passengers were stranded at Dubai International Airport, as thick fog enveloped most part of the UAE Monday morning, causing disruptions in inbound and outbound flights.

Dubai welcomes first ever BestCities Global Forum

Dubai Business Events in collaboration with the BestCities Global Alliance and the Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA), inaugurated the first ever BestCities Global Forum ...

Gulf States in fear Donald Trump could focus on “America First”

Jacob Wirtschafter, TheMediaLine

This week’s Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) summit in Bahrain provides an eye-popping glimpse into the shifting sands of Middle East politics in the wake of Donald Trump’s victory.

Etihad Airways and Magic Bus in Mumbai: How does it fit together?

Mumbai, INDIA – Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has partnered once again with the community development charity Magic Bus on its mission to support children and ...

United Arab Emirates celebrates 45th National Day

The Crown Prince Court celebrated the United Arab Emirates and its 45 years of nationhood and it has been asked to the Olympic Producer Balich Worldwide Shows to create and produce a live ...

Israel recycles 4 times more waste water than any country in the world

Israel's Minister of Strategic Affairs & Public Diplomacy, Gilad Erdan, paid tribute to Israel's world-renowned sustainable innovation at this week’s first-ever Israeli CSR Experience ...

Etihad Airways: winner of Aviation Week Hackathon

Etihad Aviation Group has awarded the winners of a special ‘Hackathon’, which it hosted in partnership with Cognit, a joint venture between Mubadala and IBM Watson, as part of the UAE’s ...

Final Petra Declaration released

The final declaration known as the Petra Declaration has been released by UNWTO. eTN’s Publisher, Juergen T. Steinmetz, was one of the panelists contributing to this important event.

Green Globe recognizes Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates for sustainability

Internationally recognized, Green Globe worked with Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates to improve sustainable management and operations outcomes; ensuring that the group could realize its ...

Ongoing Terror Attack on Israel: A new form of arson terrorism is developing

Israel is burning. This is the hashtag from enemies of Israel, but the country is on fire prompting the Prime Minister to call it terror.

Etihad Aviation Group launches new 'Fikra' project

As part of the UAE’s Innovation Week, Etihad Aviation Group (EAG) has launched Fikra, a UAE-based competition aimed at fostering entrepreneurship and innovation across the country.

Russia to Aqaba, Jordan: Now non stop charters for tourist

A Pegas Touristic charter flight from Russia carrying 400 tourists landed in Aqaba today.

World Luxury Hotel Awards and 2016 Haute Grandeur Global Hotel Awards recognize Dunes Hotel Apartment Dubai Best Serviced Apartments title goes to Dunes Hotel Apartment Dubai

Dunes Hotel Apartments in Dubai has reason to celebrate. The World Luxury Hotel Award recognized them as the ‘Best Serviced Apartments’ title at 2016 Haute Grandeur Global Hotel Awards.

Great times await at Yas WaterWorld Abu Dhabi

There is no better way to enjoy a water park than in a group, and discounted packages are available for corporate groups, school outings, and birthday parties.

3rd annual 'The Ajman Palace Hotel Wedding Fair' announced

Like every year, the 3nd Annual 'The Ajman Palace Hotel Wedding Fair' (TAPHWF) will be held in association with Ajman Tourism Development Department.

Yas Island: Serving up sticks and soy!

It’s a sophisticated hubbub at Iris, with a DJ keeping the off-kilter house and assorted restrained dance-music tunes coming.

Qatar Executive to exhibit new jet at the Middle East Business Aviation Association show 2016

Qatar Executive will welcome partners and visitors on board its latest Gulfstream G650ER – one of the world’s fastest business jets – during its participation in the Middle East Business ...

Qatar Airways officially launches digital membership card for its Privilege Club members

Qatar Airways has officially launched digital membership card for its Privilege Club members, providing them with a more convenient option to redeem Qmiles when travelling across the airline’s ...

Bahrain launches fourth phase of its new visa policy

Bahrain launched the fourth phase of its new visa policy, with the announcement of a new single entry visa and one-year multiple reentry e-visa.

Yas Island: Home to golfers’ paradise

Yas Island is a place where dreams – especially golf dreams - really do come true!

Gulfstream to showcase four-living-area G650ER at MEBAA 2016

Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. will display three of its business jets at the Middle East and North Africa Business Aviation Association (MEBAA) Show December 6-8 in Dubai.

Qatar Airways going ‘live’ with new documentation management system

The Qatar Airways Group has gone ‘live’ with a state-of-the-art documentation management system to enable the airline and its subsidiaries to host and share corporate manuals and policies with ...

Climb the globe’s tallest indoor wall on Yas Island

Yas Island - where dreams really do come true!

What secrets you should know about Ras Al Khaimah Tourism

Ras Al Khaimah is a 5-star tourism destination with 4-star prices which has beautiful deserts, open white sandy beaches and warm waters, and stunning mountains.

Emirates offers LinkedIn Learning courses on ice

Emirates has partnered with LinkedIn to provide select LinkedIn Learning courses on ice, its award-winning inflight entertainment (IFE) system.

Etihad Airways: Tolerance Day event inaugurated by HE Sheikha Lubna bint Khalid Al Qasimi

Etihad Airways has gathered senior government officials, business leaders and university students as part of a series of events to mark the International Day for Tolerance.

ATM to host first global halal summit

Reed Travel Exhibitions, organizer of the annual Arabian Travel Market (ATM) showcase in Dubai, which will take place at the Dubai World Trade Center from 24-27 April 2017, has announced that it ...

Etihad Airways named in the global Top Ten

Etihad Airways has won awards for Best First Class and Best Long Haul Airline Middle East and Africa in the AirlineRatings.com 2017 Airline Excellence Awards.

DDCR Welcomes the President of the IUCN

14th November, 2016- The President of the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN), Zhang Xinsheng, visited the Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve (DDCR) to attend the UAE IUCN ...

Change of strategy for Dubai hotels brings return to profit growth

A 20.1% year-on-year increase in profit per room in September helped Cairo hoteliers to achieve a 39.8% increase in profit for Q3 2016, according to the latest data from HotStats.

HIA Qatar mobile app for Android launched

Following the success of its iOS mobile app released earlier this year, Hamad International Airport (HIA) has launched the Android version of its innovative iBeacon enabled HIA Qatar app, offering ...

Hyperloop One system to be evaluated in greater Dubai and the UAE

Hyperloop One today took another major step on its path to defining the future of transportation.

Etihad Airways is bringing world-class chefs to Abu Dhabi for ‘Taste the World’ competition

Etihad Airways, the global airline partner of 15 Taste Festivals across the world, is bringing world-class chefs to ‘Taste of Abu Dhabi’ to compete in the final ‘Taste the World’ ...

What happened to Egypt tourism? The biggest bargain in tourism. An entire country on sale without notice

This wasn't expected, and it took visitors to Egypt by surprise. Tourism is on sale in a big way, and it started Thursday, and it happened where it all began-in Egypt.

Etihad Airways extends its digital reach

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the UAE, has extended its digital reach with the introduction of a new mobile application for Android smartphones, enabling guests to manage their journeys ...

Emirates Group proudly hoists UAE flag to observe Flag Day

His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman and Chief Executive, Emirates Airline & Group, today raised the UAE flag outside of the Emirates Group Headquarters building in honour ...

Life in Jordan: New exciting celebrity tour & award-winning events

Monaco Business Development is made up of energetic and talented women with diverse backgrounds.

Dubai's airports set for $3 billion capacity-boosting expansion

Dubai's two international airports are set for a capacity-boosting, capex-fueled expansion that will enable them to serve up to 146m passengers by 2025, due in large part to a proposed initial USD ...

Luxor hosting 104th meeting of Executive Council of World Tourism Organization

The 104th meeting of the Executive Council of the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), taking place between October 31 and November 1 in Luxor, Egypt, will discuss the three priorities of the ...

Qatar Airway: Read the airlines 2015/2016 Sustainability Report

Qatar Airways Group has published its 2015/2016 Sustainability Report, a comprehensive review of the Group’s environmental goals, policies and performance.

UNWTO brings an inclusive tourism future to Petra, Jordan

Petra is the center of Middle East Tourism.This UNWTO conference in Petra is organized in cooperation with the Jordan Ministry of Tourism & Antiques and the European Bank for Reconstruction ...

Hindu Temple in a Moslem Country: Abu Dhabi, UAE

Hindus are looking forward to the first Hindu temple of Abu Dhabi, which is claimed to be open for devotees within a year.

MRO Service Provider of the Year: Etihad Airways

Etihad Airways Engineering has been named ‘MRO Service Provider of the Year (Middle East)’ at the Aviation Business Awards 2016.

His thoughts: Chairman of the Italian Chamber of Commerce Sheikh Mohammed bin Faisal Al Qasimi

Sheikh Mohammed bin Faisal Al Qasimi, Chairman of the Italian Chamber of Commerce and Industry in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) stressed upon the importance of trade relations between the UAE and ...

Qatar Airways wins Aviation Business Award: Why?

– International business travellers have once again chosen Qatar Airways as the Middle East Airline of the Year applauding the airline’s global network, modern aircraft, and luxurious Business ...

Green Globe re-certified Mövenpick Resort El Quseir

Where the Nile flows closest to the Red Sea, a trade route crosses the desert and since ancient times has connected Luxor, the former royal city of Thebes, to the shoreline.

Best of the Middle East: Qatar Airways

DOHA, Qatar – Qatar Airways was awarded Best Business Class and Best Middle Eastern Airline at the 2016 Business Traveller Awards held in London on 3 October.

Etihad Airways celebrates World Animal Day

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates - Etihad Airways, the national airline of the UAE, has launched a new Animal Welfare and Conservation Policy and an #Etihad4wildlife social media competition as ...

Jennifer Aniston returns to Emirates A380

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - Hollywood actress, director and producer Jennifer Aniston makes a return to the Emirates A380, and makes a new friend, in a new global digital and TV advertising ...

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