Sharjah needs more hotel rooms, says chairman of Sharjah Tourism
Emirate needs to increase its hotel room inventory 50% by 2021
Video: What's trending: How Dubai hotels' summer discounts affect profits
Several hotel properties in Dubai have announced massive summer sales. While this is great news for tourists, does it really help hotels in the long run? Hotelier Middle East speaks to experts to find out how discounts affect profits and if there is a smart way to go about it.
The Ascott Limited to turn compound in Saudi Arabia into a hotel
The former British Aerospace compound will house Ascott long and medium stay villas, says regional GM
Oman’s tourism ministry urges tourists to dress ‘modestly’ in Salalah
The ministry has issued more than 50,000 leaflets at several tourism centres to raise awareness
Hotels need to prioritise educating staff on sustainability: Diversey VP
Diversey’s Alp Aksoy believes there needs to be “common ground” with staff when improving hotel sustainability
Four Seasons ceases operations at Damascus property
23 Jun 2019
Hotel operator pulls out of property following US sanctions levied against owner Samer Foz
Shootout at Istanbul hotel
23 Jun 2019
Two people seriously injured in Fatih district
Sharjah’s eastern enclaves to see more development, reveals chairman of Sharjah Tourism
23 Jun 2019
The recent inauguration of the $1.6 billion Khor Fakkan highway connecting west-east Sharjah will fuel

Business

Marriott International introduces female leadership initiative in the Middle East, Africa
24 Jun 2019
The initiative helps women through a series of networking and mentorship programmes
Caesars Palace Bluewaters Dubai launches ‘experimental’ cocktail menu at F&B outlet
24 Jun 2019
The ‘Ecosystems of Gaia’ cocktail menu will be available at the hotel’s Laurel Bar for
Egypt’s Marsa Alam Berenice Airport to open this summer
24 Jun 2019
Opening expected to bring ‘great economic returns’ for villages, tourist hotels, says red Sea governor
First flight of Austrian Level Airlines arrives at Hurghada Airport
24 Jun 2019
210 tourists were aboard the aircraft from the Austrian capital

People

Millennium Al Barsha names general manager
24 Jun 2019
With over 25 years’ experience in the hospitality sector, the general manager will oversee all
The St. Regis Abu Dhabi appoints executive chef
24 Jun 2019
Murphy has close to 20 years’ international experience as a chef in the luxury hospitality
Hilton appoints cluster general manager at four Ras Al Khaimah properties
24 Jun 2019
The cluster general manager has over 17 years’ experience for Hilton in the Arabian Peninsula
In conversation with: Moammer Al Shanfari, purchasing officer, Al Baleed Resort Salalah by Anantara
24 Jun 2019
Moammer Al Shanfari, purchasing officer, Al Baleed Resort Salalah by Anantara shares insights into his

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Operations

Al Bustan Centre and Residence participates in ‘can collection drive’
24 Jun 2019
This initiative was hosted to help involve the community and educate them on sustainability
Jumeirah hosts ‘swimming masterclass’ for 200 students at Wild Wadi Waterpark
24 Jun 2019
This masterclass was part of the World’s Largest Swimming Lesson initiative
BOH interview: InterContinental Al Khobar cluster training manager
24 Jun 2019
Hotelier Middle East speaks with Intercontinental Al Khobar’s Randy Esparto in Saudi Arabia about his

Suppliers

Horeca Trade to rebrand as Bidfood
24 Jun 2019
The rebranding will take effect from July 2019
FSL Hospitality’s deputy general manager talks business
13 Jun 2019
Neeraj Katyal reveals insights about the company's products and new launches
Diversey's VP of the  Middle East, Africa & Turkey reveals why hotels should partner with the company
12 Jun 2019
Alp Aksoy provides insights into the company and what is in the pipeline
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Reports

Human Capital Report 2017

Human Capital Report 2017

The second annual Hotelier Middle East Human Capital Report is designed to explore the issues, challenges and opportunities facing hospitality professionals responsible for the hotel industry’s most important asset – its people. The report combines the results of Hotelier Middle East's HR Leaders Survey with exclusive interviews with the region's senior human resources directors.

Hotelier Middle East Housekeeping Report 2016

Hotelier Middle East Housekeeping Report 2016

The Hotelier Middle East Housekeeping Report 2016 provides essential business insight into this critical hotel function, revealing a gradual move towards the use of automated management and a commitment to sustainability, concerns over recruitment, retention and staff outsourcing, and the potential to deliver much more, if only the industry's "image problem" can be reversed.

Awards and conferences

King’s Grill, Ajman wins ‘Hall of Fame’ award
02 Jun 2019
The F&B outlet is located in Ramada by Wyndham Beach Hotel Ajman
Prepare to rock as nominations open for Hotelier Middle East Awards
22 Apr 2019
Here’s everything you need to know about the Hotelier Middle East Awards 2019 nomination process
Caterer Middle East Awards 2019 nominations now open
21 Jan 2019
16 categories available, including Barista of the Year new for 2019
Kuldeep Singh cooks up a win at Hotelier Awards in Dubai
25 Oct 2018
The executive chef from Jumeirah Mina A'Salam took home Executive Chef of the Year

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