Acclaimed French chef Paul Bocuse dies at 91

Tributes have poured in from top chefs around the world

Ex-Viceroy Palm Dubai GM moves on

Ex-Viceroy Palm Dubai GM moves on

Svensson most recently handled the opening of Viceroy Palm Jumeirah Dubai and departed from the role less than three months after the hotel opening

Oberoi Group president Kapil Chopra resigns to become an entrepreneur

Oberoi Group president Kapil Chopra resigns to become an entrepreneur

Chopra is also the Chairman of the board for EazyDiner, an app that allows reservation bookings in restaurants across India and Dubai

Ecole hoteliere de Lausanne promotes Ines Blal to executive dean

Ecole hoteliere de Lausanne promotes Ines Blal to executive dean

Blal is the first woman and the youngest dean to occupy this position since the creation of the hospitality management school in 1893

MEET THE TEAM: InterContinental Fujairah Resort

MEET THE TEAM: InterContinental Fujairah Resort

The InterContinental Fujairah Resort marks the opening of the first InterContinental resort in the Middle East; Hotelier introduces you to the team

Chef Antonio Carluccio has passed away aged 80

Chef Antonio Carluccio has passed away aged 80

The Italian chef was known for his UK-based, eponymous restaurant chain

Restaurant & bar design firm founder Aidan Keane passes away

Restaurant & bar design firm founder Aidan Keane passes away

Aidan Keane was a prolific contributor to Caterer Middle East, and was responsible for the design of some of the most memorable F&B venues in the world

Four Seasons Hotel Amman chief concierge handed golden keys

Four Seasons Hotel Amman chief concierge handed golden keys

Taleen Halaseh, the chief concierge at the Four Seasons Hotel Amman, received her golden keys from Les Clefs D'Or

The Croft Dubai's Darren Velvick and Jane Nedanoski move on

The Croft Dubai's Darren Velvick and Jane Nedanoski move on

The Croft Dubai opened at the Dubai Marriott Harbour Hotels & Suites in 2015

Ramada hotels in Ajman form 'Guest Happiness Committee'

Ramada hotels in Ajman form 'Guest Happiness Committee'

The committee is tasked with improving overall guest experience and ratings on review websites for both Ramada properties in Ajman

Stefan Leser has left Dubai's Jumeirah Group

Stefan Leser has left Dubai's Jumeirah Group

In February 2016, Stefan Leser joined Jumeirah Group as its CEO; the operator's interim CEO is now Marc Dardenne

Changes made to Kempinski's executive leadership

Changes made to Kempinski's executive leadership

Kempinski chief operating officer Marcus van der Wal is leaving Kempinski, with Bernold Schroeder appointed to executive team as COO Europe

Movenpick to attract millennials with gen-y committee

Movenpick to attract millennials with gen-y committee

New 'Gen-Y committee' will meet five times a year to attend and contribute to executive meetings across the world

Atlantis The Palm promotes Kyp Charalambous to VP sales

Atlantis The Palm promotes Kyp Charalambous to VP sales

Charalambous was previously director of leisure sales at the resort

Mohamed Aghoury joins Roda Al Murooj Dubai as GM

Mohamed Aghoury joins Roda Al Murooj Dubai as GM

Mohamed Aghoury joins Roda Al Murooj Downtown Dubai as general manager

IAHGM to offer independent advisory services

IAHGM to offer independent advisory services

IAHGM taps global expert network, including Middle East veteran hoteliers, to offer advisory services


EDITOR'S CHOICE »
From Dubai to Dublin: 5 most iconic hotels in the world
Quirky From Dubai to Dublin: 5 most iconic hotels in the world

In no particular order, here our are top 5 picks

Top 50 hospitality schools in the world 2018
People Top 50 hospitality schools in the world 2018

While Dubai didn't make the cut in top 50, the growing tourism hub offers quite a few schools including EAHM

A list of major hotel openings in the Middle East in Q1 2018
Business A list of major hotel openings in the Middle East in Q1 2018

In no particular order, take a look at the hottest new hotel openings of Q1 2018, across the GCC and wider Middle East region

HOT PRODUCTS OF THE WEEK»
Most stylish: World Woven Collection
Most stylish: World Woven Collection

Interface has launched a collection with a variety of accents inspired by global textiles

Caterer Middle East's new products
Caterer Middle East's new products

Caterer Middle East picks some of the best new F&B related products on the market

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


FREE NEWSLETTERS:

Receive daily updates and breaking news from HotelierMiddleEast.com
Email:








Digital Edition»
  • Click to view our latest Supplement issues:
    Caterer Middle East Supplement Hotelier Middle East KSA Supplement Caterer Middle East Kitchen Supplement
    Latest Reports:
    Human Capital Report 2017Hotelier Middle East Housekeeping Report 2016
    Click on the image to view our digital editions of the magazines and subscribe:
    Hotelier Middle East Caterer Middle East Hotelier Express
    Subscribe Now!
Hotelier Directory »
Search our database of more than 2,700 industry companies

Browse the directory »

ALSO IN HotelierMiddleEast.com »

Front Of House

FOH Interview: Salalah Rotana Resort director of leisure Salah Hashish

Salalah Rotana Resort director of leisure Salah Hashish says maintaining good relations with guests is one of the pillars of hospitality

Read more
Back Of House

New executive chef joins The Ritz-Carlton, Riyadh

Esat Akyildiz started his culinary career at the age of 15

Read more
Food & Beverage

New executive chef joins The Ritz-Carlton, Riyadh

Esat Akyildiz started his culinary career at the age of 15

Read more
People

Movenpick Hotels & Resorts appoints two new GMs for upcoming Dubai hotels

The new general managers will be responsible for leading the pre-opening teams of their respective properties

Read more
Business

Swiss-Belhotel reaches 150 hotels in operation and development milestone

The group currently operates 73 hotels worldwide and has 77 projects in the pipeline

Read more
LEISURE

Transformation from ship to hotel complete: QE2 to open in Dubai this week

It houses 224 refurbished rooms and suites, 13 food and beverage venues, 25 meeting and conferencing facilities

Read more