80,000 rooms under construction in the Middle East

The Middle East reported 81,951 rooms in 256 hotels under construction for the month of June 2016; a 14.1% year-over-year increase

Job insecurity on the rise for region's hoteliers

Job insecurity on the rise for region's hoteliers

Nearly 40% of respondent hoteliers have said they feel less secure in their jobs as compared to 12 months ago, according to the Hotelier Salary Survey 2016

Salary packages for hoteliers to fall or stay flat

Salary packages for hoteliers to fall or stay flat

Positively, pay cuts have not taken place, with 93.8% saying they have not received a pay cut in the last 12 months

Top 10 findings of the Hotelier Salary Survey 2016

Top 10 findings of the Hotelier Salary Survey 2016

How many hoteliers are looking for new jobs? What are the additional benefits received by industry professionals? Which hotel company does the majority want to work for? All this and more, revealed!

Career progression key to hotelier staff retention

Career progression key to hotelier staff retention

Currently, 18.3% of the survey's respondents are completely happy to remain in their current job, while 35.9% are actively looking for other opportunities

Hoteliers vote Four Seasons as top hotel employer

Hoteliers vote Four Seasons as top hotel employer

The Hotelier Middle East Salary Survey 2016 allowed industry professionals to vote for the hotel companies they would like to work for the most

Luxury travel outpacing rest of travel industry

Luxury travel outpacing rest of travel industry

A new Amadeus report looks at luxury travel trends until 2025 to help the travel industry better target its fastest-growing segment

Saudi hospitality industry adapts for millennials

Saudi hospitality industry adapts for millennials

Millennial travellers are forecast to become the dominant consumer group globally by 2020

Last chance to enter the Hotelier Salary Survey

Last chance to enter the Hotelier Salary Survey

Hoteliers, regardless of job title, are encouraged to spend five minutes to anonymously enter the survey

Damac Towers achieves topping out

Damac Towers achieves topping out

US$1.3 billion Damac Towers by Paramount Hotels & Resorts Dubai has topped out, and the facade work of the US $1.3 billion four-tower complex is at 60% completion, according to Damac managing director Ziad El Chaar

Two weeks left to enter Hotelier's Salary Survey

Two weeks left to enter Hotelier's Salary Survey

Not long to go before the results of the Salary Survey 2016 are revealed; answering the survey takes five minutes or less

Banana Island Resort Doha targets western markets

Banana Island Resort Doha targets western markets

New luxury facilities developed by Anantara will increase aim to increase new bookings from multiple European countries

Gloria Hotels to launch new mid-market brand

Gloria Hotels to launch new mid-market brand

Dubai-based Gloria Hotels and Resorts is to target the mid-market hospitality sector with a new three-star brand

DTCM achieves first quarter 2016 targets

DTCM achieves first quarter 2016 targets

Dubai Corporation for Tourism & Commerce Marketing (DTCM) CEO Issam Kazim met with Hotelier Middle East to discuss the latest progress in Dubai's tourism and hospitality sector

Dubai visitor numbers up compared with Q1 2015

Dubai visitor numbers up compared with Q1 2015

The GCC region continued to be the destination's leading feeder region

Serviced Apartment Summit concludes in Dubai

Serviced Apartment Summit concludes in Dubai

The inaugural Serviced Apartment Summit MEA took place at Fairmont the Palm in Dubai on October 26 and 27


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Emaar to revive 10km Dubailand hotel project
Business Emaar to revive 10km Dubailand hotel project

Initial plans for creating the world's longest chain of hotels in the Dubailand area were put on hold due to the global financial crisis

Starwood hotels offer shelter to fire victims
Back of House Starwood hotels offer shelter to fire victims

At approximately 3pm on July 20, a fire broke out at the Sulafa Tower in Dubai Marina

Restaurant run by Saudi women opens in KSA
FOOD & BEVERAGE Restaurant run by Saudi women opens in KSA

The outlet was launched to help tackle the issue of unemployment among women in the Kingdom

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Hotelier Middle East's new product launches: July
Hotelier Middle East's new product launches: July

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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

Caterer Middle East's hot new products: June
Caterer Middle East's hot new products: June

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