Start Date: Saturday, 30th April 2011
End Date: Monday, 2nd May 2011
Madinat Jumeirah Dubai, United Arab Emirates
AHIC attracts senior executives to discuss hotel investment and hear about new projects in Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Saudi Arabia, Qatar and across the whole of the Middle East.
His Highness Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum was presented with the “Outstanding Achievement Award”, and Gerald Lawless, Executive Chairman, Jumeirah Group, received the “Leadership Award” at the Arabian Hotel Investment Conference 2011.
Starwood Hotels is poised to embark on a Middle East expansion programme with the target of reaching 100 hotels in the region with the next three years. Also to emerge on day 2 of AHIC 2011, a leading player in Saudi Arabia’s hospitality industry says the kingdom needs more budget…
The Arab uprisings since the start of 2011 could have a similar significance to the collapse of Communism in Eastern Europe, according to hospitality heavyweights. The discussion come as the Arabian Hotel Investment Conference 2011 at The Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai.
Guests have been celebrating the opening of the Arabian Hotel Investment Conference 2011 during a lavish ceremony at the newly opened Jumeirah Zabeel Saray Hotel in Dubai. The two-day conference at the Madinat Jumeirah is underway today with a line-up of the brightest hospitality minds in the world.
HH Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum is to receive the ‘Outstanding Achievement Award’ at AHIC 2011 in recognition of his role supporting Dubai’s tourism industry during the global economic downturn. The news was announced as AHIC 2011 gets underway at the Madinat Jumeirah Conference Centre today.
One of our favourite shows of the year, gathering the big hitters of global hospitality in an intimate setting. This year’s event was held at the Madinat Jumeirah Resort, 30 April to 2 May, and BTN was on hand to interview all the key players to find out their views…