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Sharjah focuses on experiential travel at WTM London

TTME DEC 2018 - PG 12-13

Sharjah Commerce and Tourism Development Authority (SCTDA) promoted the emirate’s unique tourism attractions during its participation at the recently-concluded WTM London. TT Bureau As a leading global event, WTM London 2018 provided a unique platform for tourists and visitors looking for exceptional experiences to enjoy. This year’s exhibition focused on …

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Gear up for business & networking

TTME NOV 2018 - PG 5

This year, WTM will focus on some of the most important technology aspects with its new ‘Travel Forward’ sessions which will provide a comprehensive outlook of nextgen technology for travel and hospitality. Simon Press, Senior Director, WTM London, shares some of the key highlights. TT Bureau What will be different …

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Maya dazzles in ME

TTME NOV 2018 - PG 1 COVER STORY 1

The 2nd Arabian Travel Awards held at JW Marriott Hotel Dubai recognised key industry players in the region for their efforts in tourism. TT Bureau I t was a night of celebration and grandeur as over 250 key industry leaders attended a black-tie dinner to officially receive their awards at …

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WTM ushers in hopes

TTME NOV 2018 - PG 1 COVER STORY 2

The 38th World Travel Market, set to be held from November 5-7 at ExCeL London, will witness a host of innovative business opportunities. Shehara Rizly HE Khalid Jasim Al Midfa, Chairman, Sharjah Commerce and Tourism Development Authority WTM London presents a major platform for Sharjah to reach out to international …

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IUPS to boost economic sectors

TTME OCT 2018 - PG -10

The second edition of the India-UAE Partnership Summit (IUPS) is set to take place from October 30-31, 2018 at Atlantis the Palm, Dubai with ministerial sessions between the two nations. The objective is to facilitate the private sector partnership in diverse areas. Shehara Rizly The second edition of IndiaUAE Partnership …

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Louvre attracts visitors

TTME MAY 2018 ATM DAY 1 - PG 3

The Louvre opening witnessed growth from new key markets. HE Saif Saeed Ghobash, Director General of the Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi talks about increasing tourist arrivals. TT Bureau Q) How has Abu Dhabi fared in terms of visitor numbers after the launch of Louvre? The opening of …

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Seamless health travel in Dubai

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Themed on ‘Reimagining healthcare in Dubai’, the maiden Dubai International Health Tourism Forum brought together around 1,000 experts from the health, tourism and travel arena. The event provided an ideal platform to discuss latest trends in health tourism, methodologies to ensure patient protection, and ways to enhance patient experience to …

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Dubai strengthens its association base

TTME MARCH 2018-PG-13_B

Strengthening its stand as the hub of regional and international associations, Dubai organised the inaugural Dubai Association Conference with over 300 delegates, including associations and industry experts from 32 countries. TT BUREAU The two-day event was hosted by the Dubai Association Centre (DAC), a joint initiative of the Dubai Chamber …

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Sharjah Collection to preserve heritage

TTME MARCH 2018-PG-12_B

Last year at the Arabian Travel Market, Shurooq unveiled the Sharjah Collection, the first local luxury hospitality brand to further strengthen the emirate’s tourist sector and reinforce its position as one of the leading destinations at local and regional levels. HE Marwan Al Serkal, CEO, Shurooq, speaks with TravTalk about …

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DTCM’s drive to attract millennials

TTME MARCH 2018-PG-9-B

Premiering its first initiative to attract millennials to Dubai, the tourism arm of the emirate featured a popular song by a young Korean band for the first time at the largest choreographed fountain in the world in Emaar’s Downtown Dubai known as the Dubai Fountain. TT BUREAU Millennials, over the …

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