DoubleTree by Hilton Opens First Hotel in Bay Square, Dubai

DoubleTree by Hilton, one of Hilton’s (NYSE: HLT) 14 market-leading brands, today announced the opening of DoubleTree by Hilton Dubai – Business Bay. The modern hotel features 238 spacious guest rooms and suítes, all with floor-to-ceiling windows and ... ( read original story ...)

Sharjah clean-up drive starts showing results

In an interview with Gulf News, Mohammad Ali Al Kaabi, head of the City Cleanliness Section at Sharjah Municipality, said the results of the awareness campaigns prove the adage that an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. Al Kaabi said his ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai-based Emirates and flydubai to more closely integrate

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Emirates, the Middle East’s largest airline, and budget carrier flydubai have announced plans to more closely integrate their operations. The two airlines operate independently, but are owned by the same entity, the ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai Airports CEO wants high-speed link to DWC

... Business he is "seriously considering" options for a baggage drop off facility and high speed access from near Business Bay in Dubai to DWC Dubai’s primary airport, Dubai International will begin shifting operations to what is currently the city’s ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai’s RTA inspects 50 new trains for Metro

The Dubai Metro is set to welcome 50 new trains manufactured by French company Alstom. Of these trains, 15 will serve Expo 2020, while the remaining trains will enhance Dubai Metro services. Director-general and chairman of the board of the Roads and ... ( read original story ...)

Aldar Developments On Track For Handovers In 2017

Aldar Properties PJSC ('Aldar'), Abu Dhabi's leading listed property development, investment and management company, is on track to hand over Ansam during the fourth quarter, while also making strong progress across a number of other developments in key ... ( read original story ...)

UAE braces for surge in business travel

(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Hotels across the #UAE reported a drop in business travellers in 2016, in line with global trends, however 2017 is proving to be a far better year for the segment, experts have said. David Scowsill, president and CEO of the World ... ( read original story ...)