Dubai Tourism News

Sofitel Dubai Wafi set for 2019 debut in Middle East

Sofitel Dubai Wafi set for 2019 debut in Middle East

8 June 2017 Hotel News

Sofitel has announced the largest Sofitel property in the Middle East with development partner MKM Commercial Holdings. Expected to open in late 2019, Sofitel Dubai Wafi will join the luxury brand’s growing portfolio of 14 hotels and 4,400 rooms in operation and under development in the Middle East.

Dubai International welcomes first sleep ‘n’ fly lounge

Dubai International welcomes first sleep ‘n’ fly lounge

31 May 2017 Airline News Hotel News

Passengers flying through Terminal 3 at Dubai International now have more options to get some rest with the launch of the sleep ‘n’ fly lounge, offering a total of 27 pods and cabins. Scandinavian-designed for comfort and style, DXB’s new sleep lounge features 20 state-of-the-art ‘igloo’ sleep pods, plus seven premium double cabins with pull-out children’s beds.

Himalaya Airlines flies into Dubai World Central

Himalaya Airlines flies into Dubai World Central

3 May 2017 Airline News

Continuing to strengthen its network in the Middle-East region, Himalaya Airlines, Nepal’s fast growing premium carrier, has launched its first direct service between Kathmandu and Dubai. The inaugural flight departed from Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu, at 10:40 and touched down at Dubai World Central - Al Maktoum International Airport at 13:25 hours.

Serge Zaalof, managing director, Atlantis, The Palm

Serge Zaalof, managing director, Atlantis, The Palm

2 May 2017 Videos

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.