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Tuesday 14 August 2018
 
TOP STORY »
Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Deira Creek, welcomes new general manager
by Sarakshi Rai
He replaces former Hotelier Middle East Awards winner Maria Tullberg. Read more...
NEWS »
Preferred Hotels appoints Nicolas Villemin as regional director for MENA
Villemin joins Preferred Hotels & Resorts with 20 years' of hospitality industry experience
Calling all students! Admissions still open at Dubai College of Tourism
Admissions still open for September 2018 intake at government-backed vocational training college
New Melia Hotels to replace room keys with bracelets
The hotel company partnered with Oracle to develop bracelets that use cloud technology to unlock rooms
Air Arabia adds Prague to its list of EU destinations
The flight will operate five times a week from Sharjah International Airport starting December 2018
One&Only Nyungwe House to open in Rwanda in October
One&Only Nyungwe House has 23 rooms
Amadeus expands to hospitality sector with $1.52bn agreement to acquire TravelClick
Deal will significantly expand Amadeus' presence in the hospitality sector
Jin Jiang to buy Radisson Hotel Group for for an estimated US$2 billion
HNA has been shedding assets to repay debts
Al Bustan Centre & Residence holds free eye check-ups for employees
The free session was held as part of the hotel apartment's Responsible Awareness Programme
Dubai's First Central Hotel Suites adds new meeting facilities
First Central Hotel Suites in Barsha Heights has recently expanded its events facilities
This is the most-loved hospitality brand of the year
NetBase has revealed its annual 'Social Media Industry Report 2018 Travel and Hospitality'report
Event preview: Six reasons to visit The Hotel Show 2018
The Hotel Show Dubai is gearing up for its most all-encompassing event yet, set to take place on September 16-18. We find out why you should be excited to attend
 
PHOTOS »
Video: The Middle East's hotel construction pipeline
In the latest episode of What's trending on Hotelier Middle East, Oscar Rousseau, deputy editor of Construction Week, and Sarakshi Rai, senior online editor of Hotelier Middle East, discuss the future of hotel construction in the region
PHOTOS: Al Habtoor Group, Hilton sign new franchise agreement for Dubai hotels
Mohammed Al Habtoor, Vice Chairman & CEO of the Al Habtoor Group and Ian R. Carter, President, Global Development, Architecture, Design & Construction, Hilton hosted a press event to announce a new franchise agreement
VIDEO: Beginner's guide to making dim sums
Shangri-La Dubai's Shang Palace demonstrates the step-by-step process
PHOTOS: Meet the Hotelier Express Middle East Summit 2018 advisory panel
The panellists gathered at Zabeel House by Jumeirah, Al Seef, Dubai to discuss the pressing issues facing mid-market hotels today
VIDEO: Biggest hotel stories in the Middle East this summer
What's trending on Hotelier Middle East brings you a round up of the biggest stories that shook the hotel industry
PHOTOS: A quick snapshot of Manzoni Bistro & Bar reopening night
Manzoni Bistro and Bar has re-opened its doors at the Pullman JLT, Dubai. The renovated Italian restaurant features a range of authentic Italian dishes, matched cocktails and bar bites from lunch until midnight.
VIDEO: How Dubai's food delivery business is changing
Dubai-based Careem is set to take on the likes of Deliveroo and Uber Eats with the launch of its own food delivery service
PHOTOS: A look inside W Dubai - The Palm
The W Dubai - The Palm is located on the west crescent of the Palm Jumeirah

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IN DEPTH »
Hotelier Middle East Power 50 2018: IHCL's Ranjit Phillipose on the two new Dubai hotels
Hotelier Middle East Power 50 2018: IHCL's Ranjit Phillipose on the two new Dubai hotels image
We hear from Ranjit Phillipose
Hotelier Middle East Power 50 2018 - Shangri-La on Middle East expansion plans
Hotelier Middle East Power 50 2018 - Shangri-La on Middle East expansion plans image
Cottan speaks to Hotelier Middle East on Shangri-La's expansion plans in the region
Central Hotels' group GM on launching two new hotels in Dubai in 2018
Central Hotels' group GM on launching two new hotels in Dubai in 2018 image
In this interview, Kanaan speaks to Hotelier Middle East about Central Hotel's recent new openings in the region
Sarakshi Rai
Editor, HotelierMiddleEast.com
t: +971 4 444 3211
e: sarakshi.rai@itp.com
Nick Clowes
Sales Manager
t: +971 4 444 3115
nick.clowes@itp.com
Sandra Spencer
Sales Director, Hospitality & Supply Chain
t: +971 4 444 3268
sandra.spencer@itp.com
 
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