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Qatar Airways introduces signature Nappa Dori amenity kits for all of its premium travelers

Qatar Airways has introduced signature Nappa Dori amenity kits on board for all of its premium passengers traveling on short and medium haul flights.

Jordan needs tourists and not travel warnings

Jordan has been an example in a troubled world when it comes staying out of trouble in the field of travel and tourism.

Lebanon, wine and tourism

© Dr. Elinor Garely, Editor in Chief, TourismExecutives.com (a division of eTN Publishing)

Although the first winery in Lebanon was Chateau Joseph Spath (Chateau Chbat) in 1847 it was not until 1857 that Jesuit missionaries formally introduced viticulture and new vines from ...

Qatar Airways introduces new premium amenity kits

Qatar Airways has signed an exclusive three-year partnership with premium purveyors BRICS and Castello Monte Vibiano Vecchio to elevate the airline’s premium cabin experience.

Mawgif to manage parking at DXB and DWC for Dubai Airports

Following a competitive process, Dubai Airports, operator of Dubai International (DXB), the world’s busiest international airport and Dubai World Central (DWC), has awarded a 10-year parking ...

100% delegate satisfaction sets the standard for future BestCities events

The first edition of the BestCities Global Forum was hailed as a momentous success by organisers and delegates alike as the three-day conference drew to a close in Dubai.

Qatar Airways receives Mercurys Award

Qatar Airways has been awarded Best Premium Service Concept 2016 for exceptional on-board catering innovation from the Mercurys Awards.

2017 Skal Asia Congress headed for Bahrain

Skal Asian Area has confirmed the programme for the organisation’s 2017 Annual Congress and General Assembly with the Chief Executive of the Bahrain Tourism and Exhibition Authority, Sheikh ...

Statement on today's deadly attack in Jordan

It does appear to be a terror attack in Jordan today.

Canadian Tourist dies in shooting attack at Jordan tourism site

Jordanian media says several hostages have been freed from the Karak Castle where they were held by a gunmen.

Match of Champions: FC Barcelona wins Qatar Airways Cup trophy

A phenomenal football match saw Qatar Airways’ sponsored FC Barcelona beat Al-Ahli Saudi FC, during the Match of Champions, with the winning side taking home the Qatar Airways Cup trophy.

Middle East Hospitality Excellence Awards 2016 a grand success

Hozpitality Group's Middle East Hospitality Excellence Awards 2016 was a grand success with over 84 gold and silver winners in different categories including Judges Choice winners.

SeaWorld Abu Dhabi - Yas Island’s fourth theme park

Abu Dhabi’s Yas Island is set to welcome another world-famous theme park by 2022.

Qatar Airways: Sold-out Match of Champions sure to be a crowd pleaser

Qatar Airways welcomed Al-Ahli Saudi FC and FC Barcelona teams to Doha, in preparation for the sold-out Match of Champions to be held at Al Gharrafa Stadium this evening.

Inferno at the Palm Jumeirah in Dubai

It's a residential building also with expats. A fire broke out at this 14-story apartment building on the Palm Jumeirah in Dubai late Monday

Qatar Airways Cup: Match of Champions set to draw fans from around the world to Doha

Fans from around the world will converge in Doha tomorrow, when Qatar Airways brings together superstar football teams FC Barcelona and Al-Ahli Saudi FC to compete in the first ever Match of ...

Hamad International Airport Announces Long-Term Commitment to Tackle Climate Change and Reduce Carbon Emissions

DOHA – Qatar: Hamad International Airport (HIA) is celebrating its successful renewal of the Airports Council International (ACI) Airport Carbon Accreditation (ACA) programme by announcing a ...

Surveillance cameras to keep track of Dubai taxi drivers' behavior

All taxi drivers in Dubai will soon be under the constant watch of surveillance cameras, keeping track of their behavior as well as their fatigue levels.

Mövenpick Hotel Ibn Battuta Gate Dubai recertified by Green Globe for operational efficiency and community support

A busy hotel located next to the Ibn Battuta Shopping Mall has made great efforts in lowering its overall carbon footprint over the last five years.

Commonwealth Hotels appoints Denise Tempco area director of operations

Commonwealth Hotels is pleased to announce the appointment of Denise Tempco to the position of area director of operations.

MENA chain hotels struggling to turn a profit

Cost Cuts Can’t Stop Rooms Profit Drop at Manama Hotels

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 ...

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