Laptop ban begins as Dubai expects 1.1m travellers

This weekend is expected to be one of the busiest travel weekends of the year with schools out for Easter break

Top 7 tips for online travel bookings

Top 7 tips for online travel bookings

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Bahrain F1 weekend boosts hotel revenues to $9.8m

Bahrain F1 weekend boosts hotel revenues to $9.8m

Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority also says race fans booked 12,000 hotel rooms

India visitors key to growth of GCC tourism sector

India visitors key to growth of GCC tourism sector

Major tourism hotspots in the GCC are experiencing a surge in Indian visitors as more travel overseas

Dubai's 96-hour visa boosts tourism in UAE

Dubai's 96-hour visa boosts tourism in UAE

More global tourists opting to stay for 6 to 8 nights in emirate, says new report

Emirates launches free tablets service

Emirates launches free tablets service

Dubai-based airline says First and Business Class passengers will be able to borrow tablets on US flights

RAK Hospitality partners with Ritz-Carlton

RAK Hospitality partners with Ritz-Carlton

Al Wadi Desert, Ras Al Khaimah, a Ritz-Carlton Partner Hotel to be provided with transportation services for its employees and guests

MENA hospitality sector hit with low oil prices

MENA hospitality sector hit with low oil prices

Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group regional chief says Saudi Arabia, Turkey and Egypt markets impacted most

Abu Dhabi plans China mission to lure tourists

Abu Dhabi plans China mission to lure tourists

Abu Dhabi Tourism and Culture Authority will lead delegation in May to capitalise on growing popularity as holiday hotspot

Expo 2020 Dubai's Al Wasl Plaza design revealed!

Expo 2020 Dubai's Al Wasl Plaza design revealed!

Expo 2020 Dubai worked with Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture (AS+GG) on the design of Al Wasl Plaza

Saudi gets 143,000 visitors at heritage festival

Saudi gets 143,000 visitors at heritage festival

The Saudi Tourism Information and Research Center MAS recorded 130,582 visitors through Friday night

RAK TDA expands Saudi presence in Riyadh

RAK TDA expands Saudi presence in Riyadh

Ras Al Khaimah has witnessed 71% growth in Saudi visitor numbers year-to-date

UAE gets visa on arrival for Indians with US visa

UAE gets visa on arrival for Indians with US visa

UAE cabinet says 14-day entry visas will be granted which can be extended

Dubai Tourism announces new Sustainability Awards

Dubai Tourism announces new Sustainability Awards

Awards will recognise Dubai's most eco-friendly hotels and reflects the city's goal to become one of the world's leading sustainable tourism destinations

QTA launches first Business Events Guide

QTA launches first Business Events Guide

Resource aimed at helping private sector in planning large-scale events in Qatar

GCC sees massive surge in Indian tourists

GCC sees massive surge in Indian tourists

Dubai welcomed 1.8 million visitors from India last year, up 12.5% while Indian visitors to Abu Dhabi up by 15% in 2016


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