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Sofitel first Green Globe hotel on Palm Jumeirah

Sofitel first Green Globe hotel on Palm Jumeirah

14 February 2014 Press Release Hotel News

With a score of 90%, the Sofitel Dubai The Palm Resort&Spa has been awarded the prestigious Green Globe certification, following an extensive sustainability audit conducted by sustainability experts, Farnek Consultancy.

Viceroy reveals $1bn Palm Jumeirah property

Viceroy reveals $1bn Palm Jumeirah property

20 May 2013 Hotel News

Viceroy Hotel Group has made one of its most important portfolio additions to date, announcing the planned 2017 opening of Viceroy Dubai, Palm Jumeirah. The $1 billion dollar endeavour marks the company’s first venture into Dubai and its second in the United Arab Emirates alongside sister property Yas Viceroy Abu Dhabi.

Rixos takes on new Palm Jumeirah hotel

30 May 2011 Hotel News Tourism News

Rixos Hotels is to mark its Middle East debut by managing a new property on the Palm Jumeirah. The Turkish luxury hospitality brand steps in after Jumeirah Group, the brand behind Dubai’s iconic Burj al Arab, terminated its contract with Al Fattan Properties to manage Jumeirah Al Fattan Palm Resort.

Brad Pitt and Beckhams caught in new Dubai debt crisis

26 November 2009 Tourism News

Brad Pitt and David Beckham are thought to be among those caught up in Dubai’s latest credit squeeze, as developer Nakheel has asked creditors for a six-month “standstill” on debt repayments totalling US$59 billion. The Dubai government has also called in accountants Deloitte to advise on restructuring the business, stoking fears that Nakheel will be unable to continue with the Palm Jumeirah, leaving one of Dubai’s landmark developments a construction site.