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Need a good coffee? Head to the newly-opened specialty coffee house Baristas’ Corner at Canal Central Hotel in Business Bay. Developed by Emirati entrepreneurs Mr. Abdulla Alabdulla, Partner and Co-Founder and Mr. Mohamed Hassan Alshamsi, Managing Partner and Co-Founder of the company, Baristas’ Corner offers a wide selection of refreshing and unique brews. Mr. Alabdulla said, “People want an experience when having a coffee and we found it hard to find one as we sipped our way around the city. Baristas’ Corner was born...

DUBAI – Strengthening its presence in the region, Swiss-Belhotel International will be opening 10 hotels in key destinations across the GCC and Africa by 2019. Laurent A. Voivenel, Senior Vice President, Operations and Development for the Middle East, Africa and India for Swiss-Belhotel International, said, “We have 10 new openings lined up this year and the next in addition to a series of projects under development. These will not only add some fantastic hotels to our portfolio but will allow us to penetrate new destinations such...

“Say I Do” this summer at the magnificent Al Garhoud Ballroom in Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai. From grand weddings to intimate magical affairs, the spectacular venue can be configured to suit your requirement reflecting the tone of your unique personality and wedding theme. Complementing the luxurious setting are the hotel’s extensive facilities, exceptional food and impeccable service. Mr. Simon Moore, General Manager of Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai, said, “Wedding celebrations require perfection. At the Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai we are dedicated...

Swiss-Belhotel International, the global hospitality management chain, is inviting members of KrisFlyer, Singapore Airlines’ popular frequent flyer programme, to earn TRIPLE miles when staying at its properties in Australia and New Zealand. Under this enticing new promotion, guests who book qualifying stays at any of Swiss-Belhotel International’s five hotels in the two countries will be rewarded with bonus KrisFlyer miles. Throughout June and July 2018, three KrisFlyer miles will be awarded for every one US dollar spent at Swiss-Belhotel International’s popular hotels...

Dubai, UAE – global hospitality management software company Xn protel Systems today announced that the newly opened 5-star Royal Central The Palm Jumeirah, Dubai, UAE (207 rooms, 6 F&B outlets) and the 5-star Canal Central Hotel Business Bay, Dubai, UAE (278 rooms, 4 F&B outlets) have both installed a protel property management and xnPOS point of sale system. The strong partnership between Central Hotels and Xn protel will see existing and new hotels within the group strengthening the brand through...

KUWAIT – Swiss-Belhotel International (SBI) has appointed Hakan Gencer as the Hotel Manager of its upcoming properties in Kuwait Swiss-Belhotel Bneid Al Gar, scheduled to open in Q4 2018 and Swiss-Belresidences Al Sharq, scheduled to open in Q3 2019. Hakan’s joining will establish the pre-opening office for Swiss-Belboutique Bneid Al Gar. Making the announcement, Laurent A. Voivenel, Swiss-Belhotel International’s Senior Vice President, Operations and Development for the Middle East, Africa and India, said, “Hakan is an experienced and dynamic hospitality professional...

This Ramadan, in keeping with its corporate social responsibility (CSR) policy, the Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai hosted a special Iftar at DXB Grill on 6th June 2018 for over 100 orphans from AWQAF & Minors Affairs Foundation. The annual event was organised by Emarat Al Youm and included various entertainment activities for children from ages 5 to 15 years old. Mr. Simon Moore, General Manager of Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai, said, “At the Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai, we are committed to serving the...

DUBAI – Social Media has compounded the speed, intensity and volume of information reaching people on a daily basis. Today, it is not only the most favoured form of marketing but for some businesses it is the only way of communication. However, can social media alone do the magic? Hina Bakht, Managing Director, EVOPS Marketing & PR, said, “Social Media is no doubt the way forward, especially for consumer-facing brands, but it must be combined with other forms of marketing to achieve...

Alpha Destination Management will be participating at ‘The Meetings Show’ at Olympia London from 27 to 29 June, 2018 as a co-exhibitor at the Dubai Tourism stand. Mr. Abdullah Aridi, Director of Sales and Operation – MICE, Alpha Destination Management, said, “MICE is a very lucrative sector for us. Therefore, it is important for us to be present at The Meetings Show, a premier trade event in the UK market, which presents us a great opportunity to leverage our relations with both existing...

Stay cool and save more this summer with Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai by participating in the group wide summer promotion launched by Millennium Hotels & Resorts across the Middle East. As part of the offer, travellers can enjoy up to 30% off on room bookings at the Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai. The promotion is valid for stays until 30th September 2018 and includes other key benefits such as complimentary high speed WiFi, as well as bonus points on My Millennium Rewards....