Raki Phillips, newly appointed chief executive of the Ras Al Khaimah Tourism Development Authority, tells Breaking Travel News about preparations to host the World Travel & Tourism Council Middle East & North Africa Leaders Forum
After regaling the world and captivating visitors and residents with resplendent fireworks to usher in the 2019 New Year, Ras Al Khaimah is preparing for the most dazzling edition to date – as it readies to welcome 2020 with a mesmerising fireworks display.
Experienced hotelier Tracey Oliver has been appointed general manager of the two Ritz-Carlton properties in Ras Al Khaimah. Previously head of Hotel de l’Opera MGallery Collection in Hanoi, Vietnam, she will seek to elevate the already exceptional guest experiences throughout the exquisite resorts.
Barceló Hotel Group – operators of Dukes Dubai on the Palm Jumeirah in Dubai – have revealed plans for a new venture in the United Arab Emirates. Looking north, the group has ambitions to launch a new five-star property on Al Marjan Island in Ras al Khaimah.
Chatting with Breaking Travel News at Arabian Travel Market, Haitham Mattar, chief executive of the Ras al Khaimah Tourism Development Authority, brings us all the latest headlines from the destination. With MICE tourism joining the adventure sector as a key target for the emirate, it appears well on course to meet its ambitious arrivals targets.
Having signed a partnership with the Rad al Khaimah Tourism Development Authority to bring the Bear Grylls Survival Academy to the United Arab Emirates, Paul Gardiner here explains the significance of the decision to Breaking Travel News during the Arabian Travel Market in Dubai.
Ras Al Khaimah Tourism Development Authority has entered into an agreement with Bear Grylls Survival Academy to establish and operate a location on Jebel Jais as part of its ongoing drive to attract more adventure seekers from around the world.