The GCC must deliver unique and tech-enabled experiences designed for free independent travellers (FITs) if it is to grow its market share among China’s outbound tourists, according to experts speaking at Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2019.
Over 1,800 associates of Emaar Hospitality Group, the hospitality and leisure business of Emaar Properties, recently completed Dubai Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing’s (DTCM) Dubai Way training.
Sabine Dorn-Aglagul has been promoted to president, Europe, Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts, effective immediately.
In partnership with Rocket Entertainment, Mandarin Orchard Singapore launches a superior in-room entertainment experience supplying guests with a variety of newly-released Hollywood blockbuster movies in all its 1,077 rooms.
In light of the growing demand for skilled workers in the cruise and hospitality sectors, Hong Kong Cruise Academy (HKCA), a member of Hong Kong Cruise & Yacht Industry Association, and Hong Kong Cruise Services Academy (HKCSA) will jointly organise a diploma in cruise service and hospitality management.
Hilton announced the opening of Sanya Yazhou Bay Resort, Curio Collection by Hilton, marking the brand's debut in Greater China and Asia Pacific and joining a collection of 35 distinctive and upscale properties around the world.
Hyatt House Mexico City/Santa Fe has opened its doors, marking the brand's launch in Mexico and Latin America.
A public-private partnership between South Africa's Department of Basic Education and hospitality and gaming company, Sun International has initiated, what is said to be the first-ever digital hospitality studies curriculum.
Jannah Hotels & Resorts has announced a mixed development luxury destination Jannah Al Khan Hotel & Spa, which will boost Sharjah's hospitality offerings with a hotel, shopping mall, dining outlets, office units, apart-hotels and residential apartments.