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Friday 6 April 2012
 
TOP STORY »
Hotels cash in on Pearl Qatar alcohol ban
by Louise Birchall
Thirsty clients bee-lined for hotels after Pearl outlets lost licences Read more...
NEWS »
EXCLUSIVE: Four Seasons to open 7 hotels this year
Three openings in China plus Baku, Russia, Africa and Toronto relaunch
World's first upside-down hotel to open in Dubai
Guests strap themselves into beds in 100-key Topsy Turvy Dubai Hotel
Al Barari launches concept restaurant 'The Farm'
Local produce to be promoted in 'eco-conscious' environment in Dubai
EXCLUSIVE: Cristal signs Lebanon and KSA hotels
Abu Dhabi-based group to manage two hotels close to Beirut and Riyadh
Dubai pizzeria's world first for food ordering
Fridge magnet tech allows customers to order food by pushing button
Caramel to open new eateries in MidEast and abroad
Second restaurant to open at St. Regis Saadiyat Island in Q3 2012
Marriott may sell Edition hotels to fund expansion
Hotel chain would continue to operate its three Edition properties
Future uncertain for Hilton Abu Dhabi
ADNH evaluates viability of 35-year old hotel as new rivals spring up
Sofitel eyes sale of 13 hotels within five years
Firm to sell off most of owned hotels as part of asset-light strategy
EXCLUSIVE: Rotana puts three Syria hotels on hold
Properties due to open in 2013 delayed indefinitely as crisis worsens
Jumeirah at Etihad Towers notes conference demand
Property says 2012 targets for planned events will be surpassed
Photo-mad towel thieves - UAE residents abroad
Survey reveals a love of Paris and inability to leave work at home
Media One Dubai appoints two new recruits
New executive chef and director of operations join the Dubai hotel
Fraser Suites Doha opens spa and restaurant
Rooftop spa includes 24/7 gym, swimming pool and two treatment rooms
 
FoH FOCUS »
•  Qatar Tourism chief to speak at Hotelier GM Debate
  Abdulla Mallala Al-Bader to address more than 100 top hoteliers
BoH FOCUS »
•  EXCLUSIVE: Rydges Plaza Dubai to change hands
  Dubai's Chelsea Group will operate hotel from April 20; revamp planned
F&B FOCUS »
•  Saudi woman 'bites air hostess' during flight
  Egyptian stewardess paid 'too much attention' to passenger's husband.
IN DEPTH »
Who should be in charge of your social media?
Kubler says hotels should look past PR when it comes to being social
CUISINE FOCUS: Japanese
Is it time for a new take on Japanese food in MidEast restaurants?
Diners demanding local fresh produce in MidEast
Local sourcing snowballs as competition grows among region's outlets
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•  Hotels cash in on Pearl Qatar alcohol ban
•  EXCLUSIVE: Four Seasons to open 7 hotels this year
 
PHOTOS »
PHOTOS: Spotted at Stars Food and Art in Dubai
Where you among the lucky foodies at Sofitel's Stars, Food & Art 2012?
PHOTOS: Behind the scenes at Stars, Food and Art
Seven chefs with 12 Michelin stars prep for the Sofitel event in Dubai
PHOTOS: Mermaids and acrobats at Hues hotel launch
The boutique Deira hotel hosted a dazzling opening party on March 27
PHOTOS: Jebel Ali Hotel's new water sports centre
Launch of Dubai hotel's new WaterCooled facility went with a splash

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