Dunes Hotel Apartments launches loyalty programme

Dubai-based hotel apartments chain introduces digital membership cards

Brand Update: On the double with Carlson Rezidor

Brand Update: On the double with Carlson Rezidor

The Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group is on track to have 100 hotels and 20,000 in operation by 2020 in the region

BoH Interview: Valerie Barrie

BoH Interview: Valerie Barrie

JW Marriott Marquis Dubai director of sales and marketing Valerie Barrie has a huge task on her hands as she guides her team of 50 to sell 1,600 hotel rooms on a daily basis

Fairmont The Palm welcomes director of operations

Fairmont The Palm welcomes director of operations

Jorge Fernandez joins the team at Fairmont The Palm, with experience in properties across the world

Four Seasons' Greg Pirkle swaps Bahrain for Egypt

Four Seasons' Greg Pirkle swaps Bahrain for Egypt

Four Seasons Resort Sharm El Sheikh has welcomed Greg Pirkle as the new general manager at the Red Sea property

Waldorf Dubai hires business development director

Waldorf Dubai hires business development director

Marwa Pasha has joined the Waldorf Astoria Dubai Palm Jumeirah as the director of business development, with 19 years in the hospitality industry

CASE STUDY: New look, new goals for Al Maha Arjaan

CASE STUDY: New look, new goals for Al Maha Arjaan

The management of the Al Maha Arjaan by Rotana, along with the contractors, faced the challenge of renovating the property while not disturbing operations

JA Hatta Fort's makeover in the mountains

JA Hatta Fort's makeover in the mountains

Hotelier Middle East returns to JA Hatta Fort, the mountain retreat on the UAE/Oman border, to witness the results of a refurbishment designed to bring it up to date without losing its character

The Act hotel: Drawing a crowd

The Act hotel: Drawing a crowd

A new five-star hotel in Sharjah revolves around the concept of a theatre

New Opening: Sheraton Oman

New Opening: Sheraton Oman

The hotel, Muscat's tallest tower block, is prepared to put to bed all the mystery shrouding its delay as it readies itself to offer the Sultanate an experience that surpasses the ordinary

BOH Interview: Marina Milic

BOH Interview: Marina Milic

Crowne Plaza and Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi marketing manager Marina Milic talks about the digital revolution and how she has found faith in social influencers

First Saudi female GM appointed by Rezidor

First Saudi female GM appointed by Rezidor

Rezidor appoints Maram Kokandi as its general manager in Jeddah, making her the first Saudi Arabian woman to become a general manager in hospitality

Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at Nile Plaza appoints GM

Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at Nile Plaza appoints GM

Dimitrios Zarikos has joined the Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at Nile Plaza as regional vice president and general manager

Alan Stocker joins Waldorf Astoria RAK as GM

Alan Stocker joins Waldorf Astoria RAK as GM

With nearly three decades of hospitality experience, Alan Stocker joins the Ras Al Khaimah team from the Waldorf Astoria Beijing

Cenk Unverdi promoted to Rixos the Palm GM role

Cenk Unverdi promoted to Rixos the Palm GM role

Hotel manager of the five-star resort on The Palm Jumeirah promoted to take over as general manager

HR Interview: Ben Bengougam

HR Interview: Ben Bengougam

Hilton Worldwide EMEA vice president of human resources Ben Bengougan talks about keeping hoteliers motivated and enthusiastic at their companies


EDITOR'S CHOICE »
Analysis: For or against hotel loyalty programmes?
Research Analysis: For or against hotel loyalty programmes?

This month we investigate further and understand the perceived benefits and disadvantages created by loyalty programmes - mainly from an owner's perspective

Comment: Changing operators
Opinion Comment: Changing operators

Why are hotels seeing rebrands in this region?

News Analysis: Food Wars
Research News Analysis: Food Wars

Why do hotels often look to open established F&B brands whether international partnerships or franchises, rather than grow their own restaurant concepts?

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A. Ronai recently launched the wooden range of chef's tools


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