Al Bait Sharjah, the new luxury resort to be managed by General Hotel Management, is set to raise the bar for luxury hotel accommodation in the United Arab Emirates’ cultural city while adding interest and vibrancy to the historic inner-city precinct in which it is situated, when it opens at the end of this year.
Sharjah made a strong and successful debut at the COTTM Beijing (Chinese Outbound Travel and Tourism Marketing) exhibition held in the Chinese capital from April 9 to 11, 2014, with the Emirate reaching out to the massive Chinese tourism market and leaders of the industry in the region.
BTN reporting LIVE from ITB Berlin 2014: The Sharjah pavilion at the ITB Berlin, which got underway yesterday (March 5) and will continue until March 9, received an overwhelming response from the European and international media and attracted a number of dignitaries amidst a number of special events.
Often perceived in the West as the quiet United Arab Emirate, the nation-state of Sharjah will bring its voice to Washington, D.C. and New York City next week seeking closer cultural and economic ties to the United States.
Sharjah’s leisure and tourist attractions are to be showcased at the Leisure Moscow 2013 fair, being held in the Russian capital from 17 to 20 September, as part of the emirate’s continuing efforts to bolster its tourism growth and strengthen its position on the world tourism map as a complete family tourism and leisure destination.
The Sharjah Commerce and Tourism Development Authority, concluded successfully its roadshow in Russia, Ukraine and Kazakhstan, where Sharjah delegation met more than 300 representatives of CIS travel and tourism companies that revealed enormous concern on the emirates tourism product.
The Sharjah Commerce and Tourism Development Authority launched its seventh professional training program for tourist guides, second in 2012, in association with the University of Sharjah, which was held from September 9 to 20.