Dubai Tourism News

Abdin Nasralla, chief executive, Dubai Gourmet

Abdin Nasralla, chief executive, Dubai Gourmet

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Breaking Travel News talks to Abdin Nasralla, chief executive, Dubai Gourmet, about the Qasr Al Sultan development currently under development in Dubai. With a luxurious boutique hotel set to open at the location, the future looks bright for this little slice of Arabia.

Arabian Travel Market 2017: Traffic boom at Dubai World Central

Arabian Travel Market 2017: Traffic boom at Dubai World Central

Passenger traffic at Dubai World Central, the emirate’s second international hub, grew an impressive 29.5 per cent during the first quarter of 2017. Some 333,780 passengers passed through the facility during the period, compared to 257,813 in the same period in 2016 according to Dubai Airports, which also released its 2017 forecast for DWC passenger numbers.

Serge Zaalof, managing director, Atlantis, The Palm

Serge Zaalof, managing director, Atlantis, The Palm

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Breaking Travel News Serge Zaalof, managing director, Atlantis, The Palm, talks to Breaking Travel News at Arabian Travel Market 2017. On the agenda are new properties from the brand in China and the United States, as well as the expansion of the existing property in Dubai.

ACI: Atlanta-Hartsfield-Jackson holds on to top spot

ACI: Atlanta-Hartsfield-Jackson holds on to top spot

20 April 2017 Airline News

Airports Council International has announced statistics for 2016, revealing traffic at the world’s 20 busiest air passenger hubs grew 4.7 per cent in 2016. The top spot for the world’s busiest airport is unchanged, with Atlanta-Hartsfield-Jackson holding on and boasting over 104 million passengers.

United Arab Emirates sees boost to average length of stay

United Arab Emirates sees boost to average length of stay

The United Arab Emirates has succeeded in boosting the length of time that travellers stay in the country using longer layovers and connections between Europe and America with Asian destinations. The fastest growing group is now those staying between six to eight nights, according to ForwardKeys which predicts future travel patterns by analysing 16 million booking transactions a day.

Dubai International sees passenger growth continue in February

Dubai International sees passenger growth continue in February

29 March 2017 Airline News

Passenger traffic at Dubai International continued to grow steadily in February rising 8.8 per cent to 6,948,157, according to the monthly traffic report issued by Dubai Airports. The operator said this brings the total year to date passenger traffic at DXB to 14,985,165, a robust growth of 9.3 per cent compared to 13,711,181 recorded during the first two months of 2016.

Viceroy Palm Jumeirah Dubai set to welcome first guests

Viceroy Palm Jumeirah Dubai set to welcome first guests

21 March 2017 Hotel News

Viceroy Palm Jumeirah Dubai will bring a touch of the playful Viceroy LA vibe to the region and will mark the brand’s second property in the UAE. Designed by the innovative Yabu Pushelberg and NAO Taniyama and Associates, the 477-room beachfront resort is located at the base of the trunk of the Palm Jumeirah, overlooking the Arabian Gulf and the Dubai Marina Skyline.