Emirates has launched daily passenger schedule between Newark Liberty International Airport and Dubai International via Athens International Airport, creating the only year-round service between the US and Greece.
When and how did you get involved in the tourism industry? We [have been] involved in the tourism business for a long time, since 1960.
The Ascend Hotel Collection from Choice Hotels International, welcomed enVision Hotel St. Paul South, in Minneapolis, US.
During the first half of this year, the West Bank received 952,000 inbound visitors and 1.12 million domestic tourists, a year-on-year decline of five percent and 32 percent, respectively.
SHERIEF ABOUELMAGD has been named general manager at Meliá Doha, Qatar. After graduating from Florida International University, Abouelmagd began his career with Marriott International and has since accumulated over 28 years of experience in the industry.
The Baird/STR Hotel Stock Index increased 6.1 percent in July to close the month at 3,320, with the year-to-date index up 7.3 percent. “As US hotel lodging performance continues its period of slow growth,
Cebu Pacific Air has placed a firm order with Airbus for two Airbus A330-300s. The aircraft will join an existing fleet of six A330s operated by the airline on flights to destinations in the Middle East and Australia, as well on selected domestic and regional routes.
SALEH FARAJAT has been recruited as country director of sales and marketing at Marriott International in Jordan. With over 17 years of experience and remarkable leadership skills, Farajat has worked in many locations, including Jordan, Yemen, Bahrain, Kuwait, UAE, Saudi Arabia and the US.
Income spent by global visitors on accommodation, food and drink, entertainment as well as shopping in destinations around the world grew 3.6 percent in 2015, amounting to an estimated USD1.23 trillion, falling in line with the 4.4 percent