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Fabidha Safar Rahman, a member of in5/DDFC, has been declared the winner of ‘Meylas 2XL Interior Design Challenge’ by 2XL Furniture & Home Décor and Swiss-Belhotel International. The competition was organised in collaboration with Behind the Scenes and was open to local designers who were invited to submit design proposals working with 2XL products to decorate the VIP room of Swiss-Belhotel International’s stand at the Arabian Travel Market (ATM) being held in Dubai from 28th April to 1st May 2019. As part of...

Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai joined the Earth Hour celebration on 30th March 2019 from 8:30PM to 9:30PM emphasizing on its commitment to addressing environmental issues. The hotel took part of the movement through several initiatives. Majority of the hotel participated by turning off their non-essential lights for an hour contributing to the global efforts to raise awareness of the impact energy savings. Also, the hotel turned down the lights in the lobby, restaurants and other public areas. The hotel management encouraged the guests to participate through placing letters in the rooms as a reminder to encourage them to do the same....

The upscale brand by Shaza Hotels was recently declared the winner of the pitch at SHIC in KSA  Following its success at Saudi Arabia Hotel Investment Conference (SHIC), where Mysk by Shaza was voted the winner of the new concept brands pitch, the upscale brand will now make a pitch to owners at the Arabian Hotel Investment Conference (AHIC) in Ras Al Khaimah on 10th April 2019. Chris Nader, Vice President – Development, Shaza Hotels, stated: “Mysk by Shaza has received considerable attention from...

For three consecutive years, Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai has been awarded with a ‘Loved by Guests’ Certificate from Hotels.com based on outstanding guest ratings and reviews. The hotel Revenue Manager, Mr. Flynn Pinto accepted the award during the Hotels.com event. Mr Simon Moore, General Manager of Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai, said, “We are delighted to have been recognised by our trusted partner Hotels.com. This award reflects the tremendous hard work and dedication that our team members have been putting in to meet the expectations of our guests. It inspires us to continue delivering the highest quality and service standards.” The Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai is a contemporary lifestyle destination for those...

Central Hotels and UNICEF renewed their partnership to help some of the thousands of children fleeing poverty and  conflict in the Middle East. “We are committed to support UNICEF ‘s campaign to ‘Make a difference in a child’s life, said Abdulla AlAbdulla, Chief Operating Officer of Central Hotels and a member of UNICEF Gulf Area Office Leadership Circle of Champions for Children and Young People. “Every initiative in this journey is a major advance in creating a better future for children by helping them achieve their full potential. We look forward...

As part of its massive Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2019 tourism drive, Alpha Destination Management will host over 25 of the top tour operators from the UK, Germany, France, Spain, The Netherlands, and other significant European markets for Dubai on the weekend leading up to the trade show. Organised in collaboration with Dubai’s latest landmark Caesars Palace Bluewaters Dubai, located on the iconic Jumeirah Beach, the group will be treated to the brand’s legendary hospitality and entertainment experiences. Samir Hamadeh, General...

Bahrain – Swiss-Belhotel International has appointed Khalil Srour as the Hotel Manager of Swiss-Belresidences Juffair in Bahrain. Khalil brings superb international hospitality experience spanning more than 27 years in Australia and the Middle East. Making the announcement, Laurent A. Voivenel, Senior Vice President, Operations and Development for the Middle East, Africa and India, Swiss-Belhotel International, said, “We are delighted to appoint Khalil Srour to lead the team at Swiss-Belresidences Juffair in Bahrain. Khalil has a wealth of experience and expertise in the hospitality sector including extensive knowledge of international and GCC market. We are...

Royal Central Hotel The Palm invites diners to celebrate Earth Hour with two special dining promotions on Saturday, March 30 from 8.30pm onwards. Guests can enjoy unlimited BBQ with a glass of wine or spirit for AED 95 per person at La Maison restaurant where lights will be lowered during the hour. For those looking for something more exclusive and personalised, a ‘Candlelit Romantic Dinner by the Beach’ overlooking the beautiful Palm Jumeirah will be ideal with a set menu...

Swiss-Belhotel International has appointed Paul Uglesic as the General Manager for Swiss-Belinn Muscat in Oman. Paul has ten years of outstanding experience in the hospitality industry working with some of the world’s leading brands. Making the announcement, Laurent A. Voivenel, Senior Vice President, Operations and Development for the Middle East, Africa and India, Swiss-Belhotel International, said, “We are delighted to welcome Paul Uglesic to lead the team at Swiss-Belinn Muscat in Oman. Paul has a decade of strong knowledge and understanding...

The Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai has been awarded the Green Key which is an eco-label for tourism and leisure establishments. This is awarded to establishments that fulfil a list of environmental requirements and is the leading standard of excellence for environmental responsibility and sustainable operation within the tourism industry. Obtaining Green Key demonstrates the establishments’ efforts to develop an environmental friendly, sustainable and responsible business. A Green Key award represents an establishment’s promise to its guests that by opting to...