Ras Al-khaimah News

Ras Al Khaimah prepares for Golf Challenge 2016

Ras Al Khaimah prepares for Golf Challenge 2016

3rd Nov 2016 Focus

A trio of contenders in the inaugural Ras Al Khaimah 2016 Golf Challenge experienced ‘High Tee’ with a difference, as they scaled the towering Jebel Jais, the UAE’s highest mountain, before firing a series of blistering drives into the rocky caverns of the lunar-like landscape of the Al Hajar mountains. Sweden’s Joel Sjöholm, Dutchman Jurrian Van der Vaart and Monaco’s Sandro Piaget were a couple of hundred metres short of Jebel Jais’s 1,934 metre peak for the elevated tee box specially created by Ras Al Khaimah’s Tourism Development Authority.

Ritz-Carlton moves into Ras Al Khaimah with dual property deal

Ritz-Carlton moves into Ras Al Khaimah with dual property deal

29th Oct 2016 Hotel News

Ritz-Carlton has signed a management agreement with RAK National Hotels, an owner of hotels and resorts in Ras Al Khaimah, marking its entry into the emirate. The brand will manage The Ritz-Carlton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Hamra Beach and The Ritz-Carlton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Wadi Desert, growing the brand’s footprint in the United Arab Emirates to five by 2017.

First EU charter flight heads to RAK

23rd Oct 2006 Press Release Airline News

The emirate of Ras Al Khaimah received the first chartered flight carrying 166 tourists from Europe last evening, marking the beginning of a new chapter in its booming tourism industry.