December 4, 2013
Conrad Hotels & Resorts announced today the launch of the Conrad 5/5/5 Tour for which the brand will dispatch five hand-picked, international digital influencers and photographers to visit five select Conrad properties around the world – Conrad Algarve, Conrad"......Continue Reading >
November 30, 2013
A combination of new routes and bigger fleets is paving the way for a significant increase in capacity for Algeria’s airline industry, itself part of a broader government push to boost revenues from the tourism industry and drive up visitor numbers.
However, exogenous challenges, including a more competitive"...
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November 30, 2013
The Arab Thought Foundation was granted The international Gusi Peace Prize for Social Services and Humanitarianism for 2013, for its outstanding contribution to cultural and intellectual development and the promotion of culture of dialogue at regional and international levels through its One Civilization project as well as other projects in cooperation with international organizations.
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November 28, 2013
Tunisian delegation which represented the Tunisian Office of National Tourism in Algeria, headed by Bassem Ortani, organized on Wednesday a press conference at Eden Airport Hotel in Oran, western Algeria, on the occasion of the Tunisian Tourism Days that is held currently in Oran city.
Tunisian delegation highlighted the importance of the Algerian clients"...Continue Reading >
November 21, 2013
Yardi, a leading developer of software solutions for the real estate investment, asset and property management industry, has been selected by Capstone Property Services (Capstone) to deploy Yardi Voyager® for its commercial and residential property management solution.
“What we particularly like is that Yardi offers a Software as a Service (SaaS) solution that will allow us to implement a new platform quickly with less cost. Voyager"......Continue Reading >
November 21, 2013
Hilton HHonors, the loyalty program for Hilton Worldwide’s 10 distinct hotel brands, today announced a new partnership with Priority Pass™, the world’s largest independent airport lounge access program. Through the partnership, which launched today, Hilton HHonors members can earn points for purchasing a Priority Pass membership or redeem HHonors points for a membership subscription. A Priority Pass membership grants Hilton HHonors members access to over 600 airport VIP lounges in more than 100 countries worldwide"...Continue Reading >
November 14, 2013
In response to Super Typhoon Haiyan that devastated the central islands of the Philippines, Hilton Worldwide has set up a disaster relief matching program for Team Members and Hilton HHonors members to support recovery efforts. Now through December 31, 2013, donations made at GlobalGiving.org/hhonors"...Continue Reading >
November 12, 2013
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc.® (NYSE:HOT) continues to strengthen its position as a leading global hotel operator in Africa with the signing of three new Sheraton hotels, marking the entrance of the company into Mauritania, Guinea and South Sudan by 2017. With these signings, Starwood is on track to increase its African portfolio by over 30% with more than 15 new hotels set to open over the next five years. This growth will add more than 5,000 guest rooms to the continent and create thousands of local"...Continue Reading >
November 6, 2013
Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts today unveils its new global advertising campaign, “The Stories Begin Here,” featuring international actress Olga Kurylenko. The groundbreaking campaign concept is a creative collaboration between the actress, fashion photographer Bruno Dayan and British author Simon Van Booy, who was commissioned to write a short story which would inspire the photo shoot.
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November 4, 2013
Dubai’s only three-star deluxe hotel, the Arabian Park Hotel, a division of Wafi Hotels, has received the ‘Best Hotel in Dubai’ award in its category; the award was granted to Wafi Hotels Group Director Susan Potter and the General Manager of the hotel, Brian Nair, at the Arabian Hotel Awards 2013-2014.
The award ceremony, which took place at the One"...Continue Reading >
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