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  • By 2020, Dubai heritage tourism project targets to draw 12m visitors

    Published on : Saturday, March 10, 2018

    Of late, a project to restore some of the oldest sections of Dubai has been scrutinized by Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai.   At the time of …

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  • GCC tourists contribute over 30% to hotel occupancy in Northern Emirates in 2017

    Published on : Tuesday, March 6, 2018

    GCC visitors are driving demand in the UAE’s Northern Emirates, comprising more than 30% of hotel check-ins, which saw a positive uptick in Year-on- Year (YoY) occupancy, according to data released ahead of Arabian Travel Market 2018, which takes place …

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  • Atlantis Sanya makes grand welcome in China attracting tourists from New Year

    Published on : Tuesday, March 6, 2018

    Legendary global hotel chain Atlantis owned by the sovereign wealth fund of Dubai, opened its third property in February, located on Hainan Island in China.   The Investment Corporation of Dubai (ICD) maintains an important stake in Kerzner International, which …

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  • Dubai Tourism plans for blockchain marketplace to enrich travel industry

    Published on : Saturday, March 3, 2018

    Dubai Tourism is planning to create blockchian marketplace for travel and tourism industry as a part of Dubai 10X initiative.     The Blockchain Marketplace aims to add an additional distribution channel for hotels in its first phase within the …

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  • Congo Airways launching new flights to South Africa

    Published on : Thursday, March 1, 2018

    Congo Airways, the flag carrier of the Democratic Republic of the Congo has announced that it will launch the new flights between South Africa and Congo to meet the passengers demand for business sand leisure tourism.     The international …

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  • Dubai’s hotel to hit 35.5 million room nights in 2019

    Published on : Wednesday, February 28, 2018

    The hospitality sector of Dubai is predicted to witness continued growth in the next few years as occupied room nights are ready to touch 35.5 million annually in 2019 that represents a robust 10.2% compound annual growth rate (CAGR) over …

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  • $1 billion spent on building the largest indoor theme park on Earth

    Published on : Tuesday, February 27, 2018

    Dubai will now be a home to the largest indoor theme park on Earth.   IMG Worlds of Adventure opened on August 31, 2016 is a nod to characters from Cartoon Network and Disney’s Marvel universe measuring 1.5 million square …

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  • Ras Al Khaimah Tourism brings new Dubai shuttle

    Published on : Friday, February 23, 2018

        A new shuttle service from DXB International Airport (terminals one and three) to Ras Al Khaimah has been launched by the Ras Al Khaimah Tourism Development Authority which will help visitors experience the destination and aid residents journey …

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  • Assessment and rating index system for health tourism destinations in the offing

    Published on : Thursday, February 22, 2018

    The Global Healthcare Travel Council will expand and build an assessment and rating index system followed by recognizing award health tourism destinations, as mentioned by an official recently.   Dr Laila Al Marzouqi, director of Medical Tourism Council and president …

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  • A world first: XDubai Star Wakeboards On The Iconic Waterways Of Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai

    Published on : Thursday, February 22, 2018

    Some guests journey aroundDubai’s Madinat Jumeirah Resort with an Abra ride along the waterways; others explore the hidden alleyways, the 2 kilometre beach and turtle lagoon on foot; whilst some prefer a leisurely ride on a buggy decorated by a …

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  • In 2017 India contributed 2.1 million visitors to Dubai

    Published on : Wednesday, February 14, 2018

    In 2017, Singapore was reported with an astronomical 17.4 million visitors. Side by side, Dubai has also come up as a top destination in the world in terms of 15.79 million tourists coming to the desert kingdom last year. India …

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  • Dubai’s Gevora World’s tallest hotel opens

    Published on : Wednesday, February 14, 2018

    Adding another skyscraper to the already towering skyline Dubai has launched the world’s tallest hotel with an impressive 75 floors.     It is one metre taller than the previous record holder, the JW Mariott Marqui located in Dubai. The Gevora …

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  • Dubai’s 2020 visitor target to be accomplished due to continuous growth

    Published on : Wednesday, February 14, 2018

    A 6.2 per cent year-on-year increase in international overnight visitation in 2017 was observed in Dubai  with an accelerated  five per cent growth than the previous year.     By the start of the next decade it is expected that …

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  • India and Oman signed agreement on tourism development plan

    Published on : Monday, February 12, 2018

    India and Oman have signed eight agreements, including on cooperation in the field of defense, health and tourism.     Prime Minister Modi arrived here from Dubai on the last leg of his three-nation tour, led delegation-level talks on Sunday …

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  • Dubai turns into world’s first most visited city

    Published on : Friday, February 9, 2018

    Dubai in 2017 had record number of strong 6.2 percent annual growth in terms of international visitation overnight. It was an increase of 5 percent witnessed in the previous year and pushing the momentum of emirates towards its 2020 target …

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  • Dubai tourism making new alliance to attract Indian market

    Published on : Friday, February 9, 2018

    Dubai Tourism has announced the appointment of Nijhawan Group as its in-market destination representation and the trade marketing management firm in India.     The decision by Dubai Tourism was driven by the Indian subcontinent’s growing outbound demand, witnessed in …

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  • Create Lasting Memories This Valentine’s At The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai

    Published on : Wednesday, February 7, 2018

    In the fast-paced city of Dubai, Valentine’s Day is an opportunity to stop and appreciate that special person in your life with some precious time together. This February, The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai have created two very special valentines’ experiences for couples …

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  • Bespoke hotel accreditation program by ACTE for business travellers

    Published on : Wednesday, February 7, 2018

    The Association of Corporate Travel Executives introduced the Business and Conference Hotel Accreditation program to guide corporate travel buyers in selecting business-quality accommodations for their travellers.       Under this program, hotels will be inspected against 350-plus criteria in …

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  • Dubai introduces digital apps to boost tourism

    Published on : Thursday, February 1, 2018

    Tourism chiefs in Dubai have collaborated with two new digital apps to introduce two new free Dubai tours that would encourage tourists explore beautiful historic sites and landmarks in the city.   Dubai Tourism that represents Dubai’s Department of Tourism …

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  • Dubai to launch the World’s first floating kitchen

    Published on : Friday, January 19, 2018

    Taking the concept of food trucks out to the sea and catering to customers on jet skis, boats and yachts Dubai will have the world’s first floating kitchen in the seas.     Ahmad Yousuf, founder of Aquatic Architects Design …

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