Ahic 2010 News

Two new Middle East resorts for RCI

Two new Middle East resorts for RCI

4th May 2010 Hotel News

Vacation exchange leader RCI has confirmed the addition of two Middle East resorts to its worldwide exchange network; with the Wyndham Worldwide owned company set to offer guests access to The Viking Club Hotel in Egypt and The Jdoudna Hotel in Syria from later this year.

ADTA expands hotel classification system

ADTA expands hotel classification system

3rd May 2010 Travel Events News

The Abu Dhabi Tourism Authority has confirmed it will launch a new hotel classification system in order to recognise properties exceeding five-star requirements. Confirming the plans at the Arabian Hotel Investment Conference in Dubai, Sheikh Sultan Bin Tahnoon Al Nahyan, said the system revisions would apply to properties such as Emirates Palace.

Industry gathers in Dubai for AHIC

Industry gathers in Dubai for AHIC

2nd May 2010 Travel Events News

Over 600 industry leaders from 42 countries are attending the Arabian Hotel Investment Conference in Dubai, with the event enjoying a significant increase in participants from the hotel investment sector.

Dubai awaits AHIC conference

Dubai awaits AHIC conference

30th Apr 2010 Travel Events News

More than 500 industry leaders from around the world are arriving in Dubai ahead of the annual Arabian Hotel Investment Conference. The event will this year focus on unlocking investment opportunities in the Middle East and North Africa, with long-term prospects for the region improving month by month.

Bench Events appoints new MD

Bench Events appoints new MD

12th Feb 2010 Travel Events News

Bench, the organiser of leading hospitality conferences including the Arabian Hotel Investment Conference (AHIC) and Russia & CIS Hotel Investment Conference (RHIC), has appointed Matthew Weihs as Managing Director of Bench Events.