This year, Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism) is providing various options for students with its innovative programme of vocational education offered at its Dubai College of Tourism (DCT).
Nicolas Villemin has been appointed regional director for the Middle East and North Africa of Preferred Hotels & Resorts.
Radisson Hospitality AB, part of Radisson Hotel Group, signed its first Radisson hotel in the Middle East at Dubai’s DAMAC Hills in the UAE.
Ahmad Jaber has been named director of digital marketing for The H Dubai.
Emirates announced that due to strong market demand, it will introduce five additional flights per week from Dubai, UAE, to Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
Air Arabia announced the introduction of its new European destination, Prague in Czech Republic, direct from Sharjah, UAE.
Dubai welcomed a record 8.10 million international overnight tourists during the first six months (H1) of this year, representing a consistent increase on the same period in 2017.
Emirates will introduce two additional flights to its Toronto service raising the number to five to complement its existing schedule and provide even more traveller choice and convenience.
Propelled by a double-digit surge in traffic in June, passenger numbers at Dubai International Airport topped 43.7 million in the first half (H1) of this year, according to the traffic report issued by operator Dubai Airports.
Abu Dhabi Airports welcomed the resumption of Turkmenistan Airlines’ biweekly flights between Ashgabat International Airport and Abu Dhabi International Airport, connecting the two nation’s capitals with flights operating every Friday and Sunday.