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Rose Park, Al Barsha: Redefining luxury

TTME FEB 2018-PG 12_2ND

The 168-room luxury four-star property, Rose Park Hotel in Al Barsha is the latest addition to the portfolio managed by Rose International Hotels. TravTalk speaks with Thameem Razick, Director of Sales & Marketing, Rose Hotels and Hotel Apartments, about their various offerings. TT BUREAU Q) What is the USP of …

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An ideal business and leisure abode

TTME FEB 2018-PG 11

Located in the heart of the city, the 242-room M Hotel Downtown by Millennium is one of the most distinctive properties that exhibits modern elegance and contemporary design in a perfect mix for both business and leisure travellers. TT BUREAU M Hotel Downtown by Millennium is a modern upscale property …

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Turkish soars high in European skies

TTME FEB 2018-PG 10_2ND

Achieving a net profit of $939 million in Q3, 2017, the highest in the airline’s history, Turkish Airlines is on its way to become the paramount leader in the European sky. TT BUREAU Turkish Airlines has become one of the most resilient and dominant airlines in the European sector connecting …

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Middle East to shine at WTM Latin America

TTME FEB 2018-PG 8_2ND

The sixth edition of WTM Latin America will be held between April 3-5, 2018, in the city of São Paulo, Brazil at the Expo Center Norte convention centre. Luciane Leite, Director, WTM Latin America, shares an insight into the exhibition and what one can expect while attending the event. TT …

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Capturing the West African MICE market

TTME FEB 2018-PG 7

Known for its rich history and culture, Ghana is on a mission to position itself as West Africa’s favourite MICE destination. Hon. Catherine Abelema Afeku, Member of Parliament, and Minister for Tourism, Arts and Culture, Government of Ghana, shares with TravTalk the efforts taken to increase inbound tourism. TT BUREAU …

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ME’s outbound connection with Canada

TTME FEB 2018-PG 6

In its efforts to position Canada among the top 10 tourist destinations in the world by 2025, H.E. Emmanuel Kamarianakis, Consul General of Canada in the UAE, reveals that tourists from the Emirates will play a major role in achieving this feat. SHEHARA RIZLY Q) How important is the UAE …

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Better ROI with Oneview IT Solutions

TTME FEB 2018-PG 5

Travel agents are busy developing their web portals for B2B interactions these days, through various project management solutions. Oneview IT Solutions recommends that they can take the Agile approach to ensure better return on investment and accommodate client’s requests to stay ahead in competition. TT BUREAU According to statistics, Agile …

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Ghaya Grand: Hidden gem in the oasis

TTME JAN 2018-PG 17-ii

Located in close proximity to the business and leisure precincts of the International Media Production Zone (IMPZ), Ghaya Grand prides itself in being one of the pioneer properties in the area to offer unique services and facilities to guests. TT BUREAU In recent times, Ghaya Grand Hotel has become one …

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Med-View lands in Dubai

TTME JAN 2018-PG 16

Nigerian airline Med-View started its maiden flight to Dubai few weeks ago. Three weekly flights will operate on the Lagos-Abuja-Dubai-Abuja-Lagos route. TT BUREAU The inaugural flight had about 80 per cent passenger capacity with leading ministers of Nigeria- Hajia Aisha Jumai Al Hassan, Minister of Women Affairs; Alhaji Muneer Bankole, …

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Personalisation of digital experiences

TTME JAN 2018-PG 15

Miral has embarked on a major digital transformation project to create a seamlessly connected destination of world-class theme parks and attractions on Yas Island. The project will take visitors on a personalised digital journey, enhancing the island’s destination appeal to global leisure and business travellers. TT BUREAU The infrastructure was …

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