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Thursday 25 May 2017
 
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Four Seasons Hotel Kuwait reveals executive team
by Devina Divecha
Team of experienced Four Seasons professionals appointed to lead the luxury hospitality company's first property in Kuwait Read more...
NEWS »
Dukes Dubai gets new GM
Tristan de la Porte takes the helm at new Dukes Dubai hotel
Whissle blows away the competition at the Caterer Awards 2017
The 16 winners of the Caterer Middle East Awards 2017 were crowned at a ceremony on May 24 at Waldorf Astoria Dubai Palm Jumeirah
Swiss-Belhotel signs two properties in Kuwait
Both Swiss-Belboutique Bneid Al Gar and Swiss-Belresidences Al Sharq are under development and expected to open in 2018
World's largest Radisson Blu and Park Inn by Radisson to open in Makkah
The Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group is set to become one of the largest hotel operators in Makkah, Saudi Arabia with the announcement of two hotels in the Holy City
Oman's Jebel Akhdar to be 15 degrees cooler this summer
The 'Green Mountain' area is located 2000m above sea level, has different climate to most of Gulf region
Dubai switches to cucumber currency for a day
Dubai's gin aficionados exchanged cucumbers for Hendrick's & Tonic cocktails
Best Western Premier Al Ahsa opens in Saudi Arabia
Best Western opens second Saudi property in as many weeks
Nobu restaurant to open in London at new Nobu hotel
The restaurant will also be the first London Nobu to offer breakfast
US$50m Avani Al Marjan Island RAK resort breaks ground
Real estate developer Crowngate International breaks ground on four-star Avani Al Marjan Island Ras Al Khaimah resort, due to open in Q3 2019
 
PHOTOS »
PHOTOS: Jung Middle East launch
Hospitality electronics and automation supplier Jung opened its dedicated Middle East base in Dubai's JLT area, the launch was attended by senior company officials, channel partners and key stakeholders from the industry
PHOTOS: The first Copper Dog Collective in Dubai
Copper Dog, located at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Dubai - Jumeirah Beach, hosted its first 'Copper Dog Collective', with a focus on fashion, food, music and more
PHOTOS: Renaissance Hotels' Global Day of Discovery in Dubai
Marriott International's Renaissance Hotels hosts Global Day of Discovery across 160 properties; we take you on the Dubai outing
PHOTOS: Dubai's Katsuya by Starck opening night
Japanese restaurant Katsuya by Starck has opened its doors at the newly opened Jumeirah Al Naseem. The restaurant will see a partnership between master sushi chef Katsuya Uechi and designer Philippe Starck
PHOTOS: Iftars offers for Ramadan 2017
A snapshot selection of iftar and Ramadan offers available at hotels and resorts around the UAE
PHOTOS: Meet the Great GM Debate 2017 advisory panel
Six hoteliers gathered together at Jumeirah Emirates Towers to discuss the most pressing issues facing the hospitality industry, and provide input for the Great GM Debate 2017 agenda
PHOTOS: Exec. Housekeeper Forum 2017 sponsors
We take a quick look at all the industry leaders who supported the Hotelier Executive Housekeeper Forum 2017

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IN DEPTH »
Purchasing Power: InterContinental Abu Dhabi's Ashley Lobo
Purchasing Power: InterContinental Abu Dhabi's Ashley Lobo image
InterContinental Abu Dhabi director of procurement Ashley Lobo shares a few of his opinions and experiences, having spent more than a decade in hospitality purchasing
Comment: The cost of a complaint in hospitality
Comment: The cost of a complaint in hospitality image
Good service should not be motivated by the fear of reviews
Comment: Social Media and PR
Comment: Social Media and PR image
A tragedy in three short acts
Sarakshi Rai
Editor, HotelierMiddleEast.com
t: +971 4 444 3211
e: sarakshi.rai@itp.com
Alex Brown
Sales Manager
t: +971 4 444 3723
alex.brown@itp.com
Nick Clowes
Sales Manager
t: +971 4 444 3115
nick.clowes@itp.com
Stephen Price
Sales Director, Hospitality Group
t: +971 4 444 3246
stephen.price@itp.com
 
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FoH FOCUS »
•  FoH Interview: Fairmont Dubai's Joe Nassoura
  Fairmont Dubai director of rooms Joe Nassoura harbours ambitions of becoming a GM, and describes how he manages to break the barriers between the front- and back-of-house
BoH FOCUS »
•  BOH Interview: Movenpick's Wail Mohamad Aljundi
  Wail Mohamad AlJundi, director of engineering, Movenpick Resort & Spa Tala Bay Aqaba, Jordan, discusses the ways in which the property helps the environment
F&B FOCUS »
•  F&B Manufacturing Business Group to release UAE industry report
  The report is set to be released in the upcoming Gulfood Manufacturing exhibition in November 2017

EVENTS »
•  Caterer Middle East Awards
  24 May - 24 May, Dubai
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