Tag Archives: Dubai

Donning multiple hats

TTME APRIL 2019 -PG - 17

No stranger to Dubai’s hospitality, Maria Lamarche, General Manager, Mövenpick Hotel Apartments Downtown Dubai, gives an account of opening the hotel, embarking on a new role and leading a team of hospitality professionals. TT Bureau Maria Lamarche, a seasoned hotelier who has worked in management roles for international hotel companies …

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Ushering in a new wave of luxury

TTME APRIL 2019 -PG -14 - 2ND STORY

The exclusive beachfront in Dubai Jumeirah recently received the luxurious Mandarin Oriental. The 256 spacious guestrooms and suites, with a view of the picturesque ocean and the dynamic city skyline, is surely set to become a game changer in the region. TT Bureau Mandarin Oriental Resort, one of the rare …

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WiT ME makes a comeback

TTME APRIL 2019 -PG - 3

The exponential growth in terms of technology in the Middle East has enabled more online presence in the travel sector. After successful shows in 2014 and 2015, Web in Travel (WiT) is back at Sofitel Dubai Jumeirah Beach on April 9, 2019. In conversation with its Founder & MD, Siew …

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Proud passport holders of the UAE

TTME APRIL 2019 - COVER STORY 1

The UAE has overtaken previous contenders Singapore and Germany as the country with the most powerful passport in the world. Shehara Rizly In a landmark achievement, the United Arab Emirates celebrated a significant milestone as its passport took the lead with a record-breaking score in the Global Passport Power Ranking. …

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Rixos The Palm Dubai announces a rebrand

TTME FEB 2019 - PG -12 - 2ND STORY

2019 marks an exciting milestone for Rixos The Palm Dubai as it receives a brand-new name to mark the launch of its new Luxury Suite collection. TT Bureau The rebranded Rixos The Palm Dubai Hotel and Suites will expand its offering on February 25 to launch an exquisite selection of …

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Pullmantur marks debut in Dubai

TTME JANUARY 2019 - PAGE 11

Reaffirming Dubai’s position as the cruise hub of the region, Dubai Tourism alongside its public and private sector partners, welcomed ‘Horizon’ into Dubai, marking the debut of Pullmantur in the region. TT Bureau At 208 meters long and weighing 46,811 gross tonnes, ‘Horizon’ is the first Spanish cruise line to …

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1,150+ at ICCA Congress

TTME DEC 2018 - PG 15

The recently-concluded 57th ICCA Congress, one of the most prestigious events in the international association meetings industry calendar, took place in Dubai with more than 1,150 senior industry professionals from over 75 countries in attendance. TT Bureau Congress delegates have descended on the city from across the world to experience …

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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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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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Is Dubai a ‘China-ready’ market?

TTME OCT 2018 - PG - 5

Bolstered by an attendance of 900 local dignitaries, stakeholders and Chinese partners, the two-day Dubai China Conference by Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism) aimed to further reinforce the emirate’s deep and continued commitment to China. TT Bureau The two-day Dubai China Conference brought together industry players …

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