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Culture Summit Abu Dhabi on Mar 8-10

The Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) has announced that the next edition of Culture Summit Abu Dhabi, a leading global forum which explores creative cultural solutions to the most pressing issues affecting the world today, will take place virtually from March 8 to 10, …

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Creating the future of business

In these extraordinary times, Singapore continues to stand as a premier business events destination. While COVID-19 has altered the events landscape, the fundamentals that have made Singapore successful – our vibrant business environment, outstanding infrastructure and future-ready workforce – remain unchanged, says Beverly Au Yong, Area Director, Middle East, Singapore …

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A year of transition for Germany

Germany is readying for a year of transition in 2021 with a gradual recovery in international demand anticipated – including significant inbound visitation expected from the UAE and Saudi Arabia, according to the German National Tourism Board (GNTB). Utilising market research institutes and 2020 figures, the GNTB predicts that keen …

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Kyoto Tourism focuses on ME

Kyoto Tourism conducted a webinar on March 2, 2021 from focusing on the Middle East market titled “Discover the serene beauty of Kyoto prefecture, the must-see sights and unique experiences it has to offer” with a total of four partners. It was quite an interesting webinar session concluded by the …

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Rediscover Spain

Turespaña – Spain Tourism Office GCC will be hosting a tri-series webinar to showcase the many offerings of the destination. Shehara Rizly It was announced that Turespaña – Spain Tourism Office GCC is looking forward to showcase Spain’s amazing offerings to the travel trade in GCC. Daniel Rosado Bayon, Director, …

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Iconic tourism landmark in Malaysia

Scheduled to reopen in 2021, Sunway Resort reveals the result of a historic transformation project, setting a new benchmark for authentic Asian business and leisure hospitality. London’s Gordon Ramsay Bar & Grill is also set to open at Sunway Resort in June 2021. Sunway Resort is a luxury 5-star hotel …

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STB roadshow a success

STB in collaboration with 15 of its partners successfully concluded the second edition of their virtual roadshow with over 400 travel agents from GCC & Turkey. Shehara Rizly The second edition of STB Virtual Roadshow was highly productive for STB and our Singapore tourism stakeholders to hold business and networking …

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GCC key source market for Germany

GCC has been an important source market for Germany. At a recent interview Petra Hedorfer, Chief Executive Officer of the German National Tourist Board (GNTB) shared an assessment of the current situation in inbound tourism and insights on the new trends in travel. One of the major trends is that …

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Kuala Lumpur: A vibrant metropolis

In a recent poll, Malaysia remains a highly sought-after destination for international travel post COVID-19. Kuala Lumpur remains a bastion for its futuristic skyscrapers, hosting some of the largest malls in Asia. You can also find beautiful murals and street art within each nook and cranny of the city should …

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Seychelles launches immunisation campaign

Seychelles, one of the top tourist destinations for GCC travellers, launched its National COVID-19 Immunisation campaign on January 10, 2021. Leading by example, the President of the Republic of Seychelles H E Wavel Ramkalawan took the SinoPharm COVID-19 vaccine, making him the first Head of State in Africa to take …

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