Kuwait, August 28, 2017: Eid Al Adha is a special occasion and the team at Symphony Style Hotel Kuwait, the Quorvus Collection flagship hotel in Kuwait, is ready to make sure families make the most of this memorable time.
Located in the upscale Salmiya on the Arabian Gulf Road, Symphony Style Hotel Kuwait, provides a new level of luxury across its 18 floors, 175 rooms and suites and award-winning dining outlets, and continues to be a favorite with families eager to enjoy a short break on the shores of Kuwait Bay.
Guests at the hotel will be greeted with warm hospitality, service excellence and luxurious comfort at every turn, while each of the rooms at Symphony Style Hotel Kuwait exudes a unique style and home comforts, while the option of adjoining rooms makes this the perfect location for larger families and families with ......read more
Health and safety tips for those travelling to Saudi Arabia to perform the annual Hajj pilgrimage
Dubai, UAE, August 16, 2017: International SOS and Control Risks has issued the latest guidance to Muslims travelling from all over the world to attend Hajj in Saudi Arabia this month. Close to 2 million foreign and domestic pilgrims are expected to perform their religious duties in Mecca between August 30 and September 4, with many also travelling to Medina in the weeks before and after the pilgrimage.
Hundreds of thousands of travellers have already arrived in Saudi Arabia, and local authorities and transportation hubs have been preparing for the busy period ahead. All members heading to Saudi Arabia, whether for Hajj, business or personal travel should expect generalised travel disruption throughout the country.
James ......read more
Subtle stay starting from KD65 per night & 50% discount across the hotel’s signature restaurants until 31 Aug 2017
Dubai, UAE, August 14, 2017: Take a well-earned family vacation at the magnificent Symphony Style Hotel Kuwait that offers stunning views of the bay and the Arabian Gulf. Starting from KWD65 per night, guests can check in to one of the 175 contemporary rooms and suites this month and relax in the colourful surroundings, safe in hands of attentive hotel staff who will make sure you experience, traditional and authentic hospitality starting at KWD 65 per night/ room.
From the comfortable base, guests can explore the leisure and entertainment facilities, including state-of-the-art fitness center in Six Senses Spa, or relax around the stunning outdoor pool on the hotel nestled on the second floor with ......read more
Kuwait-based users to enjoy convenient flight & hotel bookings via easy online payment process
Dubai, UAE - 20 July 2017: After successful implementation across its tajawal.ae domain in January 2017, tajawal, the Dubai-based online travel-booking site, has further collaborated with Visa to provide Visa Checkout to its customers in Kuwait.
As the first online travel agency in the MENA region to integrate Visa Checkout on their website earlier this year, tajawal is now rolling out the service across multiple markets, to provide users in the region with the most convenient booking process possible.
Visa Checkout offers cardholders a simple and secure digital payment method that allows for registered users to complete their purchase at the click of a button. By logging into their Visa Checkout account, payment ......read more
The region’s leading travel and hospitality platform recognizes luxury landmark as Best Business Hotel.
Kuwait, 13 June 2017: Jumeirah Messilah Beach Resort & Spa, Kuwait’s idyllic resort, was recently awarded with the Best Business Hotel Award at the Sixth Edition of the Business Traveller Middle East Awards 2017 held at a glamorous gala ceremony in Dubai.
Ahmed Jarkass, Director of Business Development and Marketing at Jumeirah Messilah Beach Hotel & Spa, attended the event and received the coveted award on behalf of the hotel team.
He said: “It is always an honour to receive recognition for the work we do and this prestigious award is a testament to the dedication of the entire team in our resort.
The award demonstrates our service excellence as we continue to excel in our commitment ......read more
May 24, 2017 – Cebu Pacific Air (PSE: CEB) will suspend its service to and from the following destinations:
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
CEB will fly the last of its four-times-a-week service from Manila to Kuwait on June 13, 2017, and its Kuwait-Manila flight on June 14, 2017. The thrice-weekly Manila-Doha-Manila route will have its last flight on July 1, 2017; while CEB’s last flight from Manila to Riyadh, Saudi Arabia will depart on July 2, 2017, while the Riyadh-Manila flight will leave on July 3, 2017.
“The entry of Cebu Pacific into these markets benefitted passengers with lower fares and more choices. Of late, other carriers have aggressively added more flights, which has resulted in substantial oversupply of seats and fares that are so low, hence making the routes ......read more
Fly with British Airways to the UK capital from Kuwait for as little as KWD124
May 21, 2017 : Kuwait City, Kuwait: Celebrated around the world for its diverse arts and culture, cutting-edge fashion, and iconic landmarks, London can often be a maze for travellers choosing what to do in and around the United Kingdom capital. British Airways, who proudly calls the bustling city of London home, is offering return fares starting from as little as KWD124, and a few highlights to make the most of the Great British Summer.
From historic sporting events and music festivals, to palaces and magical attractions, London and the surrounding counties provide the perfect reason for a holiday this summer, whether it be a family vacation, or long weekend getaway. British Airways’ crew have put together a list of dates you need to ......read more
Sheikh Mubarak Al Sabah Hailed Industry Pioneer at Arabian Hotel Investment Conference
April 28 2017, Dubai UAE: His Excellency Sheikh Mubarak A M Al Sabah, founder and chairman of Action Hotels has been acknowledged by the region’s hospitality sector after receiving the signature Industry Pioneer award presented by His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum at the Arabian Hotel Investment Conference (AHIC 2017) in Dubai (yesterday, April 27 2017).
AHIC’s Advisory Board of some 40-plus hotel owners, investors, operators and consultants voted Sheikh Mubarak as the Industry Pioneer in recognition for his trailblazing development of the mid-market and mid-economy hotel sector in the Middle East and Australia.
Sheikh Mubarak recognised the opportunity to open the three- and four-star segment in 2004 when the ......read more
“The Middle East remains an extremely important region and we are committed to enhancing our customer experience,” says Robert Williams
British Airways’ recently announced investment plans to boost customer experience with the new First Wing now open to passengers flying from Kuwait
Airline set to launch 22 New Routes in 2017 expanding its network of onward connections for Kuwaiti and wider Middle East customers
April 26, 2017 Kuwait: British Airways, the UK’s flagship carrier, today reaffirmed its commitment to its Kuwaiti passengers by announcing Robert Williams’ appointment as Head of Sales – Asia Pacific and the Middle East.
In taking the reins as British Airways’ most senior regional executive, Williams’ appointment comes on the back of the airline’s ......read more
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New partnerships, tailored services for Middle Eastern guests and an expanding Bicester Village are unveiled at this year’s ATM
Dubai, April 22, 2017: Chic Outlet Shopping® extends a warm summer welcome to Middle Eastern guests as it showcases its continued commitment towards expanding hospitality and services.
Over the summer, new boutiques will open across the Collection of Villages, together with exclusive pop-up boutiques and late night opening hours with live entertainment. In autumn 2017 around 30 additional boutiques and two restaurants/cafés will open in Bicester Village near London, alongside new parking facilities for cars and ......read more
Hotel’s signature outlet by Michelin-starred Chef Vineet Bhatia spices up glittering awards ceremony after voters declare it’s the region’s top Indian dining experience
Al Khobar (Saudi Arabia), 11 April 2017 - Mövenpick Hotel Al Khobar’s signature restaurant, Maharaja by Vineet, has spiced up the 2017 Food & Travel Arabia GCC Awards where it was honoured as the ‘Best Indian Restaurant’ in the region.
The restaurant, which is headed up by Michelin-starred Chef Vineet Bhatia, received the accolade at a glittering awards ceremony staged in Dubai recently, after thousands of diners declared it the Gulf’s best Indian dining experience.
More than 1.1 million votes were cast to decide the winners of this year’s 2017 Food & Travel Arabia GCC Awards, confirming that ......read more
In recognition of best practices in Public Relations and Customer Service in the Hospitality sector
Kuwait, April 9, 2017: Jumeirah Messilah Beach Hotel & Spa, Kuwait’s idyllic resort, was recently awarded with two prizes at the Kuwait Public Relations Association, held under the patronage of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmed Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah at the Sheikh Jaber Al-Ahmed Cultural Centre on Wednesday, March 29th, 2017.
Director of Public Relations and Communications, Carol Roncoletta, said: “Our active Public Relations and Customer Service efforts entail a lot of dedicated work and creative thinking, so we are delighted at Jumeirah Messilah Beach Hotel & Spa to be recognised for our leadership and commitment to raise the standards of these sectors in the Hospitality scene”. ......read more
Kuwait is one of the most important market to Etihad in terms of revenue
The Abu Dhabi to Kuwait service started on 1 July 2006
Currently, the company offers 35 weekly flights from Abu Dhabi to Kuwait
From July 2006 and up to 28 February 2017, Etihad has flown more than 2,258,490 passengers
Kuwait connects well to its key onwards destinations of Los Angeles, New York and Bangkok and many Asian destinations
The number of staff in Kuwait is 22 employees. Mr. Abbas Al Ali, General Manager of Etihad Airways commercial offices Kuwait/ responsible for directly commercial activities in Kuwait.
Mr. Dani Abiouli is the Operations Manager for Etihad Airways at Kuwait International Airport.
Daily flight schedule
Note: All arrival and departure times are according to local ......read more
Kuwait Government adds $1 billion promotional campaign to its projected tourism industry investment
Country prepares to welcome 440,000 visitors by 2024, up from 270,000 in 2014
Dubai, UAE, March 21, 2017: With ambitions to welcome 440,000 visitors a year by 2024, the government of Kuwait is pressing ahead with multiple plans that will see billions of dollars invested in projects and a further $1 billion budget earmarked to promote the Gulf state over the same period.
Plans are in place to establish a Supreme Commission for Tourism to initiate its tourism strategy as the country prepares to showcase at Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2017, which takes place at Dubai World Trade Centre 24-27 April.
A number of mega-projects will share the multi-billion dollar development budget, including: Madinat Al Hareer and ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 28, 2016: Etihad Airways Engineering and Lantal Textiles AG have launched the first Flammability Test Laboratory in the Middle East, for regional customers within the aviation industry, including VIP operators, MRO organisations, design and production organisations as well as cabin interior suppliers.
Located inside the Etihad Airways Engineering facility adjacent to Abu Dhabi International Airport, the new Lantal laboratory will provide test services that include flammability tests, seat cushion tests, heat release and smoke tests.
The laboratory will conform to ISO 17025 quality management standards, and all testing will be conducted in accordance with the Airworthiness Regulations FAR / CS 25.853.
Jeff Wilkinson, Chief Executive Officer of Etihad Airways Engineering, said: “We ......read more
Preclearance at Abu Dhabi allows travellers to avoid long immigration queues on arrival in the US
Kuwait, December 13, 2016: Travellers flying on Etihad Airways from Kuwait to the United States are able to experience the benefits of arriving in the US having pre-cleared US Customs and Border Protection in Abu Dhabi.
The US preclearance facility at Abu Dhabi International Airport Terminal 3 is the only one of its kind in the Middle East and provides travellers with a unique opportunity to pass through all required checks including US customs, immigration and security, conveniently before they board their flights to the US, enabling them to avoid long queues on arrival.
With this unique facility, guests can also through-check their baggage to their final destination in the US, where they arrive as domestic passengers, ......read more
New additions to the brand’s LVX collection include three properties across Bahrain and Saudi Arabia; brings total Middle East portfolio to 22 hotels
Dubai, UAE, October 23, 2016: Preferred Hotels & Resorts, the world’s largest global provider of sales, marketing and distribution services to independent luxury hotels, continues to expand its Middle East portfolio with the addition of two new five-star hotels in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and another five-star hotel in the Kingdom of Bahrain.
The three additions consist of a duo of ultra-boutique properties in the Saudi capital Riyadh, namely the Vivienda Residences and Vivienda Granada, along with independent luxury leader, The Domain Hotel & Spa, in Manama, Bahrain. All three properties join the Preferred Hotels & Resorts LVX Collection ......read more
Five-star Mövenpick Hotel Mansour Eddahbi Marrakech features 503 rooms and Morocco’s largest congress centre – Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts is very proud to open this landmark hotel.
Dubai, UAE, 22 October 2016: Morocco welcomes the arrival of a significant new hotel with the opening of Mövenpick Hotel Mansour Eddahbi Marrakech, following a US$100 million redevelopment, invested by ALAJIAL Assets company, a subsidiary of AL AJIAL HOLDING that represents Kuwait Investment Authority in the Kingdom of Morocco.
Opening to the public for the first time on 15 October 2016, the spectacular five-star hotel is a triumphant oasis, featuring 503 rooms and suites, six restaurants and lounges, a two-floor Ô de Rose spa and well-being centre by Cinq Mondes, four swimming pools including one for ......read more
Gold medalist Fehaid Al-Deehani and Bronze medalist Abdullah Al-Rashidi invited to Kuwait’s idyllic resort following their historic wins
Kuwait, 9 October 2016: Jumeirah Messilah Beach Hotel & Spa proudly welcomed the Kuwaiti athletes Fehaid Al-Deehani and Abdullah Al-Rashidi following their historic win at the 2016 Rio De Janeiro Summer Olympic Games.
The Hotel management team warmly greeted the athletes and lauded their outstanding achievements. On his part, General Manager Hakan Petek said, “It is with great honor that we welcome the Kuwaiti athletes to Jumeirah Messilah Beach Hotel & Spa. They have become an inspiration to future athletes in their aspirations to win Olympic medals. We recognize their extreme hard work, talent and dedication to positively represent the State of Kuwait on the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, October 6, 2016: As the wedding industry continues to grow in the Middle East, Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts has announced a new initiative to establish the hospitality company as a premium choice for both weddings and honeymoons.
For every USD 5,000 spent on a wedding at participating hotels in Bahrain, Jordan, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, Mövenpick will give a complimentary honeymoon night at any of its 83 hotels around the world.
“Mövenpick is well-versed in the organisation, flexibility and imagination that goes into a successful wedding. Our hotels in Dubai and Al Khobar for example, are popular choices for receptions and host around 70 weddings each a year. This initiative is a way for us to draw attention to some of our other destinations and also to thank ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 22, 2016: Have just 48 hours to get the most out of London and the surrounding region? Don’t fear, we’re here to help. From the best tea shops and art-deco hotels London has to offer to the perfect spots for enjoying some of the best countryside scenery in the whole of England, our guide will ensure that you don’t miss out.
Within easy reach of London, Oxford offers a family friendly mix of activities, relaxation and retail therapy when the hustle and bustle of the capital of England get to be too much.
We took it upon ourselves to conduct in-depth research to discover what is worth doing and what isn’t. And based on those very findings, we crafted the definitive guide to getting the most out of London and Oxford in just two days.
Here are our recommendations ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 19 September 2016: The Fibre to the Home (FTTH) Council MENA is pleased to announce the launch of the 8th Edition of FTTH Council MENA Conference taking place from 7th to 9th November at The Regency hotel, Kuwait, under the patronage of HE Salim Al-Ozainah, Chairman and CEO of Communications and Information Technology Regulatory Authority (CITRA) of Kuwait. Prysmian Group, CommScope, Detecon and Oman Fiber Optic (OFO) are Gold Sponsors at the event which will be held under the theme “FTTH, The Evolution to the Digital Society” and will witness the presence of the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) and the ICT industry.
As identified in the FTTH Council MENA market study for 2015, FTTH connections are increasing rapidly in the MENA region thanks to broadband networks initiatives, housing programs ......read more
Kuwait, September 5, 2016: Jumeirah Messilah Beach Hotel & Spa is offering guests the most memorable stay during the upcoming Eid Al-Adha -holiday.
During the festive period, the luxurious five-star hotel is providing families and friends with the ultimate experience. From the most luxurious rooms and tantalizing menu options available at the idyllic resort’s restaurants, to bespoke treatments provided at the country’s Best Luxury Resort Spa, as voted in 2015 by the World Luxury Spa Awards.
“Eid Al-Adha is one of the most important events during the year and we look forward to being a part of these celebrations, while continuing to offer memorable experiences suited to the tastes of our guests,” General Manager Hakan Petek said.
Whether looking to unwind and relax, or to celebrate in ......read more
Dubai, UAE, August 16, 2016: Families come together from far and near to celebrate the joyous festival of Eid Al Adha in their own special way. Whether you have your heart set on a relaxed beach holiday, a quick getaway within the UAE or a staycation in one of Dubai’s top family resorts, JA Resorts & Hotels has exactly what you’re looking for. Experience a fun filled holiday and create new memories with your family and loved ones with the latest offerings across JA Resorts & Hotels properties.
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JA Manafaru, voted amongst TripAdvisor’s Top 3 most popular hotels in the Maldives, ......read more
International Terminal D delivers a high-end, convenient shopping experience
Dubai, UAE, July 26, 2016: Aveda, Jo Malone London and MAC Cosmetics are bringing new luxury beauty options to customers traveling through International Terminal D at Dallas Fort Worth International (DFW) Airport. The three stores—all of which are part of the Estée Lauder Companies, Inc. brand portfolio—celebrated grand openings today with ribbon cuttings and free service offerings.
"This is just another step in the evolution of Terminal D, our international terminal, which is well on its way to becoming a premier retail and dining destination for our customers," said Ken Buchanan, executive vice president of revenue management at DFW Airport. "With the addition of these globally recognized luxury beauty ......read more
Rehlat goes foodie way for this annual survey of airline’s with best in-flight food service for both domestic and international airlines. Our experts took opinion from our esteemed clients on what exactly is served on their flight and how much they actually like it.
It was obvious but Emirates topped the list for best food and beverages. It was given huge thumps up for both domestic and ......read more
With two million travellers forecasted to go through Dubai International Airport this summer, Emirates Leisure Retail (ELR) and Maritime & Mercantile International (MMI) is encouraging travellers to arrive early for a relaxed travel experience and to ensure the time to visit their brand new venues including giraffe, The Kitchen by Wolfgang Puck, The Draft House, Pret A Manger, The Noodle ......read more
British Airways rounds up some of the best events and activities taking place in the English capital this summer
Kuwait passport holders can now apply for a visa waiver up to 48 hours before travel
Kuwait, July 3, 2016: London is set to host a number of festivals, cultural events and activities that will bring the English capital alive during July and August.
Customers ......read more
Kuwait, 12 June 2016 – With the long, hot summer knocking at our door, residents across Kuwait will seek to avoid the steamy weather and use the extra time indoors to catch up on or discover new TV shows.
Inevitably, classic American box sets and this season’s hit new USA-based shows will rank among the nation’s most popular options – but why settle for a seat on ......read more
Sharjah, UAE, May 28, 2016: The recently held Rotana Annual Conference at Park Rotana Abu Dabhi for the company executives served great news for Centro Sharjah. Mr Michael Kasch, General Manager was awarded ‘Manager of the Year’ in the company wide award ceremony.
Mr. Michael Kasch, is a veteran in hospitality services and has been in the hospitality arena for over 2 ......read more
Cathay Pacific Airways and Dragonair have introduced a new Self Service Bag Drop facility at Hong Kong International Airport that will further enhance the airport experience for passengers of the two airlines.
Self Service Bag Drop allows passengers to check in baggage by themselves. The self-service process includes printing the baggage tag, tagging the luggage and dispatching the luggage. ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 27, 2016: Independent five-star luxury hotel operator, Shaza Hotels unveiled their forthcoming projects and plans at this year’s editions of the Arabian Travel Market ( ATM; 25th-28thApril) and the Arabian Hotel Investment Conference (AHIC; 26th – 28th April). The first hotel chain to infuse Arabian cultures and values in a contemporary and luxurious ......read more
His Highness Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, inaugurates ATM 2016; the Middle East’s largest travel and tourism event celebrates 23 years of industry milestones
Dubai, UAE, April 26, 2016: His Highness Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, officially inaugurated Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2016 today, ......read more
Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, is delighted to bring to Kuwait the highly-anticipated Business Studio which is displayed at Avenues.
Ahmed Al Kaabi, Militry Attache, and Aaref Altenaiji, First Secretary, from the UAE embassy in Kuwait and Nabil Matarweh, General manager – Kuwait, Etihad Airways was amongst the distinguished guests at the ......read more
Visa application services for travellers to the Netherlands now available in 7 countries across the Middle East
Kuwait City, April 5, 2016: Residents of Kuwait can now apply for visas to the Netherlands at a new Visa Application Centre launched by the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Kuwait City. Applicants can visit the VFS Global centre to submit visa applications and enrol ......read more
Welcome to Vienna! The city of the most enthralling history and lifestyle that will make you fall in love over and over again
Over the years, Vienna has maintained a high-quality of living and is named as one of the most liveable cities in the world (ranked no. 2 in the Economist Intelligence Unit’s 2015 Global Liveability Ranking) not only for its efficient and stable political ......read more
Sharjah, UAE, January 18, 2016: Having previous held key managerial positions with world renowned hospitality brands, Mr Michael Kasch has been with Rotana since 2011. The most integral driving force behind hotel operations at Centro Sharjah for the last two years, he gives us here extensive insight into current trends transforming the tourism & hospitality sector of Sharjah.
As we ......read more
Sharjah, UAE, December 21, 2015: Take a step back into true holiday enchantment and get entertained by Centro Sharjah’s Christmastide and meet Father Christmas himself. Join us for a lovely time of merry making and experience the magic of Christmas festivities and relive these priceless moments!
We’ve got fantastic plans to keep you entertained with lots of seasonal ......read more
Sharjah, UAE, December 10, 2015: Colleagues from Centro Sharjah Hotel joined the Clean Up UAE campaign organised by Emirates Environmental Group as part of the Hotel’s social responsibility initiative.
The Clean Up UAE campaign brings together people from all walks of life and creates awareness as well as advocates the cause of sustainable living. The Sharjah version of the ......read more
4th OIC Halal Middle East to be held from 8 to 10 December at Expo Centre Sharjah
Sharjah, 29 November 2015 : The 4th OIC Halal Middle East exhibition, which will be held at Expo Centre Sharjah from December 8 to 10, is launching a new vertical targeting the halal tourism segment – Halal Tourism Middle East 2015.
To be held as part of Halal Middle East, the Halal Tourism Middle East ......read more
Share seasonal moments to treasure and feast on delicious gourmet treats for the whole family
Dubai UAE, November 16, 2015: Soneva Resorts and Residences, the world-leading luxury resort operator, has unveiled its Christmas and New Year’s Eve Programmes 2015/2016 for its two properties; Soneva Fushi (Maldives) and Soneva Kiri (Thailand).
Soneva’s ‘Ever So ......read more
Dubai Air Show, Dubai, November 12, 2015 – Philippine Airlines (PAL), the Philippine flag carrier, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Pratt & Whitney to power its order of 15 firm plus 15 purchase right A321neo aircraft. Deliveries are scheduled to begin in 2017. Pratt & Whitney is a United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX) company.
“We pride ourselves on ......read more
Emerging Market Airport Awards recognizes SITA for fourth time
KUWAIT – 21 October 2015 – Air transport IT specialist, SITA, was yesterday named the ‘Best Airport IT Service Provider’ at the Emerging Markets Airports Awards (EMAA), held in Kuwait. This is the fourth time SITA has won this prestigious award.
SITA was recognized for its unique system integration ......read more
Dubai, UAE, October 17, 2015: If your travels have been weighing heavily on your budget recently, you may not be travelling smart. You don’t always have to pay with cash for your flights; you can also pay with your miles. This method of buying a flight ticket in the UAE was also the topic of one of our previous articles, but the primary goal of this article is to show you how to earn ......read more
Incredibly, Dubai is still classified as part of an emerging economy, as are most cities and nations in the Middle East. This does a huge disservice to these countries, both in terms of the natural resources at their disposal and the regeneration that has engulfed the Middle East as a whole during the course of the last decade in particular.
This particularly applies to Dubai, ......read more
The Eurofighter Consortium today welcomes the State of Kuwait as a new member of the Eurofighter community.
Hallbergmoos, 12 September 2015: This new international success follows an order from the Sultanate of Oman for 12 aircraft in December 2012 and it is a further evidence of growing interest in the Eurofighter Typhoon across the globe and in the Gulf Region in particular ......read more
Every year the hospitality industry sees $8.6 billion worth of non-refundable hotel room cancellations. The numbers are astounding, and if you have ever made such a cancellation you know how they eat into your wallet.
When you are planning a holiday or even a business trip, like most people, you too may be looking for the best deal. Often this means that you end up booking cheaper, ......read more
Kuwait, 23 August 2015: British Airways’ High Life Magazine has identified the top landmarks that define Britain in the 21st century in a three month-long campaign where readers were invited to name the buildings – both historic and new – they felt exemplify the United Kingdom.
With daily flights from Kuwait to London Heathrow, residents in Kuwait can now choose from a list ......read more
Whether summer or winter is your favourite time of year to travel, make sure you keep in mind something that is often overlooked: how to protect yourself from fraud or theft when travelling abroad.
With the upcoming Eid holidays, traveling without cash is by far the safest way to travel, so don’t forget these five pointers to protect yourself:
• Check that your ......read more
UAE mega-projects in development include Dubai-I (2017) world’s largest Ferris wheel to rival the London Eye, the new Louvre (Paris) and Guggenheim (New York) museums in Abu Dhabi (2017), Dubai Pearl (2018) featuring MGM Grand and Bellagio made famous by the Las Vegas strip, Dream Island (2018) in Ras Al Khaimah promoted as a ‘mini Ibiza’ and 10 major new theme parks ......read more