BOH Interview: Onkar Sawant

Onkar Sawant is the security manager at The Taj Dubai; he has been with the operator since 1995 and shares an insight into the important business of safety and security and the emergency manual he created for the hotel brand

Comment: Stop Complaining and Start Doing

Comment: Stop Complaining and Start Doing

Five easy steps to drive more direct bookings

Sales managers prove hardest to recruit for hotels

Sales managers prove hardest to recruit for hotels

The Hotelier Middle East Human Capital Report revealed that the hardest role to fill is that of sales & marketing director, followed by executive chef

St. Regis Abu Dhabi gets new PR & comms manager

St. Regis Abu Dhabi gets new PR & comms manager

Annie Turnell moves to The St. Regis Abu Dhabi from Four Seasons Hotel Abu Dhabi at Al Maryah Island

Park Hyatt Abu Dhabi appoints new DOSM

Park Hyatt Abu Dhabi appoints new DOSM

Janet Abrahams has moved to the hotel and villas development from Grand Hyatt Abu Dhabi

Marwa Mustafa promoted to DOSM at Warwick Dubai

Marwa Mustafa promoted to DOSM at Warwick Dubai

The new director of sales and marketing at Warwick Dubai has more than 15 years of hospitality expeirence

Hyatt to introduce new global loyalty programme

Hyatt to introduce new global loyalty programme

Arriving March 2017, World of Hyatt will offer a new loyalty platform for returning guests

New F&B plans for Emirates Towers Boulevard

New F&B plans for Emirates Towers Boulevard

Jumeirah Restaurant Group has revealed the next stage of the company's plan to provide more food and beverage outlets in Dubai

New Recruit: Alexandra Vasilopoulou

New Recruit: Alexandra Vasilopoulou

Radisson Blu Downtown Dubai's director of sales and marketing talks about her new role

BOH interview: Deveekaa Nijhawan

BOH interview: Deveekaa Nijhawan

Le Meridien Dubai Hotel & Conference Centre PR and communications manager talks about managing an older property

Deveekaa swarms towards Marketing Person Award

Deveekaa swarms towards Marketing Person Award

Widespread media coverage and key activations of the hotel's 18 F&B outlets earns Deveekaa Nijhawan a unanimous vote from the judges

Dorsai Khaghani closes Sales Person of the year

Dorsai Khaghani closes Sales Person of the year

Sofitel The Palm Dubai's Dorsai Khaghani was recognised for various achievements in her current role

Tech Talk: Tint and Atlantis

Tech Talk: Tint and Atlantis

Atlantis the Palm and Tint collaborate to take advantage of user-generated content

Comment: Deconstructing travel metasearch

Comment: Deconstructing travel metasearch

How to ensure you're not missing out on any prospective bookings and extending your property's reach

Preferred Hotels & Resorts signs Saudi and Bahrain

Preferred Hotels & Resorts signs Saudi and Bahrain

New additions to the brand's LVX collection include three properties across Bahrain and Saudi Arabia; bringing total Middle East portfolio to 22 hotels

Hotelier Express Summit 2016 Advisory Panel

Hotelier Express Summit 2016 Advisory Panel

Hotelier Express hosted a roundtable with mid-market hoteliers to analyse the trends, opportunities and challenges facing the industry


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Special Report: GM Survey 2016
REPORTS Special Report: GM Survey 2016

We find out what the general managers of the Middle East think about MICE, nationalisation, and long-term supply and demand

Hotel sector sentiment positive despite staff cuts
Back of House Hotel sector sentiment positive despite staff cuts

However, the results of the second Hotelier Middle East Human Capital Report revealed that 43% respondents said their organisation has had to reduce headcount

Dubai's Reflets par Pierre Gagnaire closes down
FOOD & BEVERAGE Dubai's Reflets par Pierre Gagnaire closes down

The restaurant will reopen in May 2017 with a new concept

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Most stylish: Row & Sons from A.Ronai

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


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