October 27, 2014
Abu Dhabi visitors and residents will now be able to experience two unique Seawings seaplane flights – the Abu Dhabi Snapshot Tour and the Dubai Seaplane Adventure. Additionally, the Middle East’s only seaplane tour operator has partnered with Etihad Airways to offer Etihad Guest Members the chance to earn Etihad Guest Miles as they takeoff from water on a Seawings seaplane from the exciting locations of Yas Island and Emirates Palace.
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October 25, 2014
Cooperation opportunities in tourism have been the main focus of the discussions between Minister of Tourism and Craft Industry Nouria Yamina Zerhouni and Cyprian Minister of Foreign Affairs Loannis Kasoulides.
"We have examined the possibility to establish, in the near future, cooperation in the field of tourism, given the long experience of the Republic of Cyprus in the"...Continue Reading >
October 23, 2014
Algerian market is a promising space for both Tunisia and Tunisian investors, due to many factors that make of Algeria one of the most important poles and parties which Tunisia will depend upon in the future, Manager of the Tunisian business mission in Algeria, Riad Belzergua, told Echorouk in an interview, on the sidelines of the Algerian Tunisian professionals' symposium that was held in Oran, western Algeria, and that was attended by 30 Tunisian institutions that are active in the field of building, construction materials"...Continue Reading >
October 23, 2014
Today Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts announced the launch of a global gastronomy-focused program in partnership with the world’s foremost culinary arts organization, the James Beard Foundation (JBF). Taste of Waldorf Astoria pairs young, emerging JBF Rising Star Semi-Finalist chefs with prominent Michelin-starred Waldorf Astoria chefs in Rome, Berlin, Edinburgh, Shanghai, and La Quinta, California. The program is designed to reinforce Waldorf Astoria’s"......Continue Reading >
October 20, 2014
If live music in a relaxing setting is appealing to you, then heading to Serafina on Wednesday Nights from 8:00 PM to 11:00 PM is a must.
Serafina welcomes possibly one of the most influential groups of musicians in the Middle East to the venue as a weekly feature in a festive yet cosy dining environment. Live music will be procured by none other than the Afif Brothers &"...Continue Reading >
October 13, 2014
Hilton Worldwide (NYSE:HLT) today released its 2013-2014 corporate responsibility report. The report is Hilton Worldwide’s third corporate responsibility report, and its first since returning to public markets following a record-breaking initial public offering (IPO) in December 2013. The report highlights efforts, achievements and priorities across the four focus areas of Hilton Worldwide’s corporate responsibility strategy, Travel with Purpose: creating opportunities, strengthening communities, celebrating cultures"...Continue Reading >
October 11, 2014
Minister of Tourism and Craft Industry Nouria Yamina Zerhouni underlined Thursday in Algiers the importance of partnership agreements with different international hotel chains to benefit from of their experiences in order to improve tourist services in Algeria.
During a plenary session of the Council of Nation (Upper House of Parliament) devoted to oral questions, the minister"...Continue Reading >
September 29, 2014
The Government is committed to developing the sector of tourism in Algeria through quality projects, said Sunday in Algiers Minister of Tourism and Craft Industry Nouria Yamina Zerhouni.
"I would like to reiterate the Government's commitment to developing the sector of tourism as expressed by President of the Republic through his programme by the launch of quality tourist"...Continue Reading >
September 29, 2014
The fifteenth edition of the Hotel Show Dubai, the largest hotel supply event for the MENA region saw Emirates Neon Group, one of the pioneering visual communications companies as one of their main exhibitors this year. The company proudly announced their biggest expansion plan, of launching three new services under their existing diverse service portfolio, namely Architectural Lighting, Façade Lighting and Hotel Art.
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