Oman Tourism News

Mehdi Othmani, general manager, Hilton Salalah Resort

Mehdi Othmani, general manager, Hilton Salalah Resort

24 April 2018 Videos

Mehdi Othmani, general manager at the Hilton Salalah Resort in Oman, talks to Breaking Travel News about the importance of sustainability in the hospitality sector. Having been recognised with Green Globe certification, he tells us responsible tourism is vital for the future of the industry.

Hilton Resort Salalah: Going Green

Hilton Resort Salalah: Going Green

23 April 2018 Videos

Having become the first Hilton property to receive Green Globe accreditation in the Middle East, Mehdi Othmani, general manager at the Hilton Salalah Resort, tells Breaking Travel News about the importance of sustainability in the hospitality industry.

ATM 2018: GCC visitors to drive tourism industry in Oman

ATM 2018: GCC visitors to drive tourism industry in Oman

Tourism arrivals to Oman will increase at a compound annual growth rate of 13 per cent between 2018 and 2021, according to data released ahead of Arabian Travel Market 2018. Commissioned by ATM, the Colliers International data predicts the rise will be fuelled by visitors from across the GCC, who accounted for 48 per cent of guests in 2017.

Kempinski Hotel Muscat welcomes first guests to Oman

Kempinski Hotel Muscat welcomes first guests to Oman

27 March 2018 Hotel News

Kempinski Hotel Muscat has opened its doors to guests from around the world. As a key part of Kempinski’s Middle Eastern growth strategy, the hotel aims to blend the brand’s timeless European elegance with Omani traditions and hospitality.

Breaking Travel News investigates: A new era for Oman Air

Breaking Travel News investigates: A new era for Oman Air

20 February 2018 Focus

With the new terminal set to debut at Muscat International Airport, a supportive owner in the Omani government, and the latest planes set to arrive, the future could well be bright for Oman Air. Here we find out more about the carrier ahead of its move to a new home next month.