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Monday 26 September 2016
 
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Marriott completes Starwood take over today
by Nikhil Pereira
Starwood brand name ceases to exist as all its hotel brands are merged into Marriott's exisiting portfolio to becomes one of the largest operators in the world Read more...
NEWS »
EAHM Dubai debuts Executive Certificate programme
The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management Dubai will be at the Hotelier Middle East Great GM Debate at the Conrad Dubai on September 27
Starwood brings sustainable hotel to Dubai
Starwood's fourth property under the Element brand will open in Dubai
Duetto to showcase new technologies at GM Debate
The Hotelier Middle East Great GM Debate is set to take place on September 27 at the Conrad Dubai
Melia Doha to get Turkish outlet Nisantasi Baskose
Outlet will make its debut outside Istanbul and will be managed by both parties in a collaborative contract
Two weeks for bartenders to enter the Monin Cup
The Monin Cup challenges competitors to create one cocktail and mocktail recipe each to impress the judges
New cluster director of HR for two Ramada hotels
Brooks is a member of Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD), an international professional body for HR and people development
Last chance to take Hotelier's annual HR Survey
Have your say on employee issues in the Human Resources Leaders Survey, conducted by Hotelier Middle East
KSA requires 8,000 new tourist guides
Ambitious tourism arrival targets are to create employment growth for tourist guides in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
JA Properties instils healthier environment
JA Oasis Beach Tower team is set to clean JBR beach from rubbish this October with the support of Dubai Municipality
Ruya designer predicts new gourmet buffet trend
According to the designer behind upcoming Dubai restaurant Ruya, dining trends from China's key cities could trickle down to Europe and the Middle East
 
PHOTOS »
Meet the speakers at Hotelier's Great GM Debate
Hotelier Middle East's Great Gm Debate takes place in Dubai on September 27
FIRST LOOK: The Westin Dubai, Al Habtoor City
Hotelier Middle East takes a sneak peek inside the guest rooms and MICE facilities at Dubai's second Westin hotel, which just opened at Al Habtoor City
PHOTOS: Radisson Blu's Certo re-opening party
Radisson Blu Dubai Media City's Certo team invited friends and colleagues to celebrate the re-opening of the Italian restaurant on September 21, following its refurbishment
Hotelier Awards 2016: Meet the sponsors
We connect with the sponsors of the Hotelier Middle East Awards 2016
FIRST LOOK: Marriott Hotel Downtown Abu Dhabi
Hotelier Middle East visits the 315-room five-star Marriott Hotel Downtown Abu Dhabi
PHOTOS: The Hotel Show Dubai 2016 day three
Hotelier takes a look around day three of the Hotel Show, which took place in Dubai from September 17-19
FIRST LOOK: Inside d.ream's Ruya restaurant, Dubai
The restaurant group behind Coya, Nusr-Et and Zuma will open new restaurant, Ruya, in Q3 2016
MEET THE TEAM: Grand Hyatt Dubai
Since the three-decade-old Grand Hyatt Dubai management team has undergone a few changes, Hotelier Middle East introduces the hotel's new look team

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IN DEPTH »
Special Report: Head Chef Survey 2016
The Caterer Middle East Head Chef Survey showed that chefs have quality of ingredients, increased competition and reduced consumer spending on their minds
The Caterer Middle East Head Chef Survey showed that chefs have quality of ingredients, increased competition and reduced consumer spending on their minds
Hotelier Middle East Power 50: 31-40
Hotelier Middle East reveals who made position 31 to 40 in our Power 50 List 2016. Click here to find out
Hotelier Middle East reveals who made position 31 to 40 in our Power 50 List 2016. Click here to find out
Comment: The robot revolution
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Penelope Walsh
Editor, Hoteliermiddleeast.com
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Sales Manager
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Stephen Price
Sales Director, Hospitality Group
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FoH FOCUS »
•  Events worth US $94m secured in 2016 for Dubai
  Dubai Business Events has had its best year, with 86 new international business events secured in 2016
BoH FOCUS »
•  New recruit: Ulrich Hoffmeister
  Back in the GCC for a third stint, Jumeira Rotana's general manager Ulrich Hoffmeister is finding life at the Jumeira Rotana rather good
F&B FOCUS »
•  New F&B director for Ramada Plaza Jumeirah Beach
  Prior to joining Ramada Plaza Jumeirah Beach, Hendrix served as F&B Manager at Dubai Marina Yacht Club, part of Emaar Hospitality Group

EVENTS »
•  Hotelier Middle East Great GM Debate
  27 September - 27 September, Dubai
•  Hospitality Qatar 2016
  18 October - 20 October, Doha
•  Hotelier Middle East Awards 2016
  26 October - 26 October, Dubai
•  Foodex Saudi 2016
  21 November - 24 November, Jeddah