Abu Dhabi on target for 3.1 million hotel guests

Uplift of 25% in guest numbers through the first 10 months of the year

REPORT: Huge Chinese opportunity for ME hotels

REPORT: Huge Chinese opportunity for ME hotels

Growth in Dubai and Abu Dhabi to continue, while increase expected in pilgrimages to Holy Cities

OFFICIAL NUMBERS: Dubai hotel performance in 2014

OFFICIAL NUMBERS: Dubai hotel performance in 2014

Hotels across the emirate welcomed more than 11.6m guests last year, according to DTCM

Egypt hotel recovery continues in strong January

Egypt hotel recovery continues in strong January

65.4% year-on-year growth in RevPAR in Egypt, while Dubai sees falls across RevPAR, ADR and occupancy

Egypt props up Middle East growth for Hilton

Egypt props up Middle East growth for Hilton

Operator also notes negative impact of slowdown in Russian inbound tourism to region

Abu Dhabi sees hotel guest arrivals surge in 2014

Abu Dhabi sees hotel guest arrivals surge in 2014

Average length of stay remained an issue, while average room rates at hotels also fell

RAK claims AED1 billion in 2014 tourism revenues

RAK claims AED1 billion in 2014 tourism revenues

Industry boosted by 72% increase in the number of guest nights and new hotel openings

REVEALED: Middle East hotel KPI results in 2014

REVEALED: Middle East hotel KPI results in 2014

Modest gains in ADR and RevPAR; best occupancy levels since pre-recession levels in 2008

Dubai hotels told to expect 'subdued growth'

Dubai hotels told to expect 'subdued growth'

Market overview from Jones Lang Lasalle predicts downward pressure on occupancy and ADR

Dubai dominates Middle East hotel pipeline

Dubai dominates Middle East hotel pipeline

Total of 626 hotels under construction across Middle East and Africa, according to STR Global

Hotels continue to drive Bahrain economy growth

Hotels continue to drive Bahrain economy growth

Despite slight loss of momentum, sector still registers strong growth in Q3 2014

Dubai hotels halt six-month revenue slump

Dubai hotels halt six-month revenue slump

Slight increase by 0.3% after six consecutive months of RevPAR decreases at emirate's hotels

Dubai hotels hit as Russians seek cheaper options

Dubai hotels hit as Russians seek cheaper options

RevPAR down 6.6% in November, largely as result of a decline in average room rates

Middle East tourism rebounds strongly after slump

Middle East tourism rebounds strongly after slump

UNWTO figures suggest resurgence after three years of declining numbers

Two-year high for total RevPAR at Bahrain hotels

Two-year high for total RevPAR at Bahrain hotels

Hotels boosted by renewed investment in infrastructure by government

Kuwait hotels buoyed by October corporate travel

Kuwait hotels buoyed by October corporate travel

Occupancy up 4.5 percentage points year-on-year and RevPAR rises by 16.8%


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