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Thursday 29 January 2015
Ernie Els, Michael Scully in family hotel venture
by Rahul Odedra
New operator of family-friendly resorts expected to debut in Middle East Read more...
Key Dubai hotel hotspot to feel RevPAR pressure
Latest Colliers MENA Hotel Market forecast predicts tough few months for Sheikh Zayed Road
Wi-Fi blocking at US hotels is illegal, says FCC
Clarification from US authorities after controversy over Marriott's recent efforts
Ten dead in Corinthia Hotel Tripoli attack
Five Libyans and five foreigners killed in attack on five-star hotel in capital
Royal Rose Hotel's Barocco gets new head chef
Thierry Gallas appointed head chef for the newly opened Mediterranean restaurant, Barocco
Pressman's brings in Owen Lloyd as executive chef
Pressman's Pressed Sandwiches has secured a chef with 10 years of hospitality experience
Alfresco dining launched at Royal China, DIFC
Reinventing the old Shanghai feel with outdoor setting and extended menu
Bistro des Arts to open in Dubai Marina
New French bistro brand in development by Gates Hospitality, set for May opening
New HR manager at Park Inn by Radisson Al Khobar
Abdulmoeen Nasser to oversee human resources function and government relations
Dusit Thani Abu Dhabi hires executive chef
Christophe Gavois moves from Starwood's Ajman Saray to take up new role
11 celebrity chefs coming to Dubai Food Festival
A band of culinary superstars come together to mark the biggest DFF to date
PHOTOS: Delphine opening party at The H Dubai
US-based Innovative Dining Group's Hollywood concept Delphine Restaurant & Bar
Top 25 Hotels in the World 2015
The hotels named best in the world in Tripadvisor's Travelers' Choice Awards
MEET THE TEAM: Majlis Grand Mercure
Get to know the team in charge of Accor's first Majlis Grand Mercure-branded property in the region
Top 25 Hotels in the Middle East 2015
The best hotels across the region in Tripadvisor's 2015 Travelers' Choice Awards
IN NUMBERS: Dubai airport's record year
Dubai International Airport took the top spot for international passenger numbers in 2014
Top 25 Hotels in Saudi Arabia 2015
The best hotels in Saudi Arabia, according to the 2015 Tripadvisor Travelers' Choice Awards
Top 20 venues to dine at this Valentine's
Restaurants have rolled up their sleeves to whip up special V-Day dinners to lure in couples

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Interview: Dennis McGettigan
McGettigan's opened its doors just over four years ago and is on a path of steady expansion
McGettigan's opened its doors just over four years ago and is on a path of steady expansion
Comment: Nominating the best use of a project
Clients often know how best to invest, but advice can still pay off
Clients often know how best to invest, but advice can still pay off
Case studies: Nurturing national talent
Nationalisation programmes by three prominent hotel operators
Nationalisation programmes by three prominent hotel operators
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