Etihad Airways confirms job cuts

UAE national carrier says cutting jobs as part of restructuring in an 'increasingly competitive landscape'

Baku to host B2B Luxury and MICE Workshop

Baku to host B2B Luxury and MICE Workshop

The 6th B2B Luxury & MICE Workshop, a traditional annual conference for travel industry professionals, is to be held at the JW Marriott Hotel in Baku on February 16

Etihad to launch third daily flight to Riyadh

Etihad to launch third daily flight to Riyadh

Abu Dhabi airline to add 10,600 weekly seats on route to Saudi capital from February 1

Profits in Abu Dhabi hotels down in November 2016

Profits in Abu Dhabi hotels down in November 2016

New data shows that November 2016 hotel profits in the UAE capital are down by 20% on November 2014

Saudi domestic tourism value drops 6.4% in 2016

Saudi domestic tourism value drops 6.4% in 2016

Value of inbound tourism, however, grew 11.8% year on year, according to new figures

HotelsPro appoints new regional VP for MEASA

HotelsPro appoints new regional VP for MEASA

Alaeddin Jebrini Erkan has joined HotelsPro and will be responsible for the management of the Dubai office and all operations in the MEASA region

Hot air balloon 'did not crash' in Sharjah

Hot air balloon 'did not crash' in Sharjah

Technical fault caused a burner misfire, which resulted in the pilot sustaining injuries, says Balloon Adventures Emirates

Six injured in UAE hot air balloon crash

Six injured in UAE hot air balloon crash

Six tourists were severely injured after their hot air balloon crashed in Sharjah

Tourism focus: The law of the land

Tourism focus: The law of the land

World Travel and Tourism Council chairman and Dubai Holding head of tourism and hospitality Gerald Lawless discusses the importance of travel in the world economy, and why governments should continue to facilitate travel using available technology

UAE, Kazakh officials sign visa agreements

UAE, Kazakh officials sign visa agreements

Agreements have been signed in Abu Dhabi on diplomatic missions, visa exemptions and tourism between the UAE and Kazakhstan

Abu Dhabi to set up specialised court for tourists

Abu Dhabi to set up specialised court for tourists

Deputy PM Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan issues decision as part of efforts to promote UAE capital as sustainable tourism destination

Dubai's RTA signs deal for cruise tourism pick-ups

Dubai's RTA signs deal for cruise tourism pick-ups

Roads and Transport Authority signs agreement to provide taxis to serve Hamdan bin Mohammed Cruise Terminal

Former DIFC CFO appointed as Musafir.com CEO

Former DIFC CFO appointed as Musafir.com CEO

Rajesh Pareek takes helm of Musafir.com to lead the OTA into its first round of financing

Saudi to grant business visa within 24 hours

Saudi to grant business visa within 24 hours

The Kingdom od Saudi Arabia is also introducing a new process for visit visas for commercial firms working in Saudi Arabia

Dubai secures 79% more business events in 2016

Dubai secures 79% more business events in 2016

2016 marked the most successful year to date for Dubai Business Events, which won a record 129 bids and proposals representing a 79% increase from 2015

Musafir set to increase regional activity

Musafir set to increase regional activity

Sharjah-based online travel agent Musafir is to increase its regional operations and raise funds for expansion in 2017


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Hotel sector sentiment positive despite staff cuts
Back of House Hotel sector sentiment positive despite staff cuts

However, the results of the second Hotelier Middle East Human Capital Report revealed that 43% respondents said their organisation has had to reduce headcount

Dubai's Reflets par Pierre Gagnaire closes down
FOOD & BEVERAGE Dubai's Reflets par Pierre Gagnaire closes down

The restaurant will reopen in May 2017 with a new concept

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