Hospitality bulletins

Emirates tops global ranking in safe travel

Emirates tops global ranking in safe travel

DUBAI, U.A.E., 16 November 2020: Emirates has been rated the safest airline in the world in its response to the COVID-19 Pandemic according to the Safe Travel Barometer. The airline, which has set industry-leading safety standards since the resumption of its operations back in May, has topped the ranks with a ‘Safe Travel Score’ of 4.4 out of 5.0 among 230+ airlines evaluated


Marriott Bonvoy Business Ready – For When The Time Is Right Dubai, United Arab Emirates: 15 November 2020: Marriott International has launched Marriott Bonvoy Business Ready, a new travel programme designed exclusively for small to medium size businesses (SMBs) across Europe, Middle East and Africa. This new offering enables SMBs to book business travel easily and

Seldar Misr launches JW Marriott – Residences New Cairo, Al Jazi Gardens -Second phase of Al Jazi Egypt project The first luxury branded residences in Egypt

Egypt, Cairo –  10 November 2020: Seldar Misr, a leading firm in real estate and hospitality investment and the holding company of ALJAZI Egypt, is pleased to launch JW Marriott Residences New Cairo, Al Jazi Gardens, the first luxury branded residences in Egypt and the second phase of its Al Jazi Egypt project. Located in

Air Arabia ranks first on Airfinance Journal’s list of top 100 global airlines

United Arab Emirates: November 2, 2020: Air Arabia, the Middle East and North Africa’s first and largest low-cost carrier (LCC), has been ranked number one on Airfinance Journal’s list of top 100 global airlines. Airfinance evaluated the performance of 100 airlines worldwide, based on a set of operational and financial parameters, including total revenue, net

Marriott International Names Satya Anand President of Europe, Middle East and Africa

The 32-year Marriott veteran will spearhead travel recovery across EMEA DUBAI, November 2, 2020 – Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) announced today that Satya Anand has been appointed President of Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA), a division within Marriott International that encompasses over 75 countries and territories. Anand was most recently the company’s Chief

Marriott International Announces New Offering to Work Anywhere with Marriott Bonvoy as an Alternative to Working from Home for the Day, Overnight or Getaway

DUBAI (October 28, 2020) – Marriott International announced a new programme to work anywhere with Marriott Bonvoy  that meets consumers where they are in their lives – juggling working and schooling from home or  seeking a little inspiration to break-up the monotony and boredom.  Marriott Bonvoy’s Day Pass, Stay Pass and Play Pass were designed

Dubai startup Hotel Data Cloud wins USD 200,000/- Lee School Prize for Innovation and Entrepreneurship for helping hotels re-engage customers in COVID-19 recovery

Hotel Data Cloud awarded for helping hotels restart travel, in a post-pandemic world Handpicked from over 250 contestants, HDC was presented to global investors as a preferred investment opportunity  Sole startup from the GCC to be recognized as an innovator in post-COVID-19 recovery solutions Global study results indicate that hotel amenities description are a leading

Emirates launches integrated biometric path at the airport for added convenience

The contactless airport experience reduces human interaction, putting emphasis on health and safety Dubai, UAE, 23 October 2020 – As part of Emirates’ commitment to continuous innovation and an unmatched customer experience, the airline has launched an integrated biometric path at Dubai International airport (DXB). The contactless airport experience is now open to Emirates passengers travelling