The Dubai Department of Tourism & Commerce Marketing has initiated efforts to release approximately AED250 million in bank guarantees that have been furnished by tourism-related service providers, following the waiver of this prerequisite regulatory requirement to start a travel and tour business in the emirate
The leading figureheads, decision-makers and innovators of the ski industry gathered at the five-star A-ROSA Kitzbühel for the World Ski Awards 2018 to find out who among them had been crowned the finest in their fields.
Having just hosted the World Spa Awards and announced a host of new resorts, Ahmed Shiaan, Maldives ambassador to the UK, speaks to Breaking Travel News at World Travel Market. Also on the agenda is the completion of the Sinamalé Bridge, expansion at Velana International Airport and optimism around the change of political leadership in the country.
Gregg Cave, director of Gaia Retreat & Spa in Australia, speaks to Breaking Travel News as he picks up the trophy for World’s Best Day Spa at the World Spa Awards 2018 in the Maldives.
As Çırağan Palace Kempinski Spa, managed by Sanitas, is honoured with the title of Turkey’s Best Hotel Spa, Abdurrahman Balta, chairman of Sanitas Spa & Wellness, tells Breaking Travel News how it feels to have claimed the prestigious trophy.
Taking the trophy for World’s Best Medical Spa, among a clutch of other titles, at the World Spa Awards, Christian Harisch, chief executive of Lanserhof Tegernsee, tells Breaking Travel News how the victory will help with the development of the company in 2019.
Picking up the title for World’s Best Nail Studio Brand, Breaking Travel News speaks to Bastien Gonzalez, owner and developer of the Pedi:Mani:Cure Studio, about the company and what it brings to the global hospitality space.
Taking the unique title of World Spa Awards 2018 Spa Pioneer, Erich Schulte, founder of QMS Medicosmetics, tells Breaking Travel News about his personal contribution to the global wellness industry and how it feels to have been recognised by the prestigious organisation.