FoH Interview: Edmund Fernandes

Edmund Fernandes has been with the JW Marriott Hotel Dubai since its pre-opening and shares experiences of his 24-year journey

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Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah debuts dining tour

The Ras Al Khaimah resort is showcasing its F&B portfolio with a dining tour

Comment: Empathy & charisma key to service

Comment: Empathy & charisma key to service

Sarah Jacotine explores the key ingredients to good and memorable customer service

Chefs highlight Dubai's changing dining scene

Chefs highlight Dubai's changing dining scene

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JW Marriott Marquis Dubai offers trip to New York

JW Marriott Marquis Dubai offers trip to New York

'Passport to the Marquis' begins on July 31

Emirati weddings to be exempt from 10% hotel fee

Emirati weddings to be exempt from 10% hotel fee

Dubai Municipality has decided to drop 10% municipality fee for Emiratis holding weddings at hotels in Dubai

Le Meridien Dubai launches customer loyalty scheme

Le Meridien Dubai launches customer loyalty scheme

The passport style loyalty card can be used at the hotel's 18 F&B outlets

PHOTOS: Inside W Doha's relaunched lounge, WAHM

PHOTOS: Inside W Doha's relaunched lounge, WAHM

A closer look at the interiors and design details at W Doha's newly refurbed poolside lounge bar

Qatar bans minimum F&B spend to protect consumers

Qatar bans minimum F&B spend to protect consumers

Many restaurants, coffee shops and hotels force customers to place a minimum order

Shisha cafes in Oman facing enforced relocation

Shisha cafes in Oman facing enforced relocation

Among the new rules is the stipulation that workers who prepare shisha cannot get involved in preparing food

Inside Burj Al Arab's new beach club & restaurant

Inside Burj Al Arab's new beach club & restaurant

Get a glimpse inside the Burj Al Arab's new members only beach club, The Terrace, plus a look at dishes on the menu at newly opened Scape Restaurant & Bar

15 Valentine's Day room & dining deals in the GCC

15 Valentine's Day room & dining deals in the GCC

Find out what promotions on overnight stays and romantic dinner deals are being offered around the GCC this Valentine's Day

19 facts in numbers: the new St Regis Dubai hotel

19 facts in numbers: the new St Regis Dubai hotel

The St Regis Dubai hotel is now open at Al Habtoor City. From recruitment statistics through to square metres of the largest suite, here are 19 of the hotel's USPs in numbers

FOH interview: Aldert van Zyl

FOH interview: Aldert van Zyl

The F&B director of Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Deira Creek talks loyalty, value and ultimate guest satisfaction

PHOTOS: Kempinski MOE reveals post-refurb look

PHOTOS: Kempinski MOE reveals post-refurb look

Following a $100 million refurb to the property, Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates unveils the new look guest rooms, as wells F&B outlets Olea, Salero Tapas & Bodega and Noir

Oryx Rotana set to host Spanish food festival

Oryx Rotana set to host Spanish food festival

Oryx Rotana hotel in Doha will host international chef Angel Zapata-Martin during the Spanish food festival from 8 till 16 December 2015


EDITOR'S CHOICE »
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: World Woven Collection

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Caterer Middle East's new products

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Most stylish: Row & Sons from A.Ronai
Most stylish: Row & Sons from A.Ronai

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


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