Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts is gearing up for a year of significant portfolio expansion as it forges ahead with plans to open 11 new properties around the world, including the Middle East and Africa, by the end of 2018.
STR has revealed that Middle East-based hotels reported mixed performance results this January, while African posted growth across three key performance metrics.
In December 2017, passenger traffic at Middle East-based airports grew by 0.7 percent, compared to the same period in 2016, according to Airport Council International (ACI).
World Travel Market has published four ways as to how the luxury travel industry can better appeal to the Middle East millennial market.
Expanding its Middle East operations, Ryanair has launched its first flights to Jordan with 14 new routes to Amman and Aqaba, which are expected to deliver almost 500,000 passengers annually.
In November, 2017, passenger traffic at Asia-Pacific and Middle Eastern airports grew 10.6 percent and 3.5 percent respectively compared to the same period last year, according to Airports Council International.
The latest poll from HotStats revealed that hotels in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) recorded uplift in room occupancy levels.
Wego, the online travel marketplace in the Middle East and North Africa region, has put together a list of this year’s major travel predictions with the aim to simplify the holiday planning process.
Despite successfully recording growth across a number of revenue departments, hotels in the Middle East and Africa suffered a 1.8 percent year-on-year drop in GOPPAR, which was primarily as a result of weakening achieved average room rate, according to the latest worldwide poll of full-service hotels from HotStats.