Ahic 2011 News

Destination spotlight: Dubai’s magic returns

Destination spotlight: Dubai’s magic returns

2nd May 2011 Focus

Dubai is enjoying a sustained recovery, with visitor arrivals surging 17 percent over the past 12 months. With ATM underway BTN looks at some of the major players driving the region to new heights.

AHIC 2011: Starwood eyes Arabian expansion

AHIC 2011: Starwood eyes Arabian expansion

1st May 2011 Hotel News

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 hotels to fulfil growing demand.