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'Tourism will bounce back' says tourism expert on the final day of ATM Virtual
Tourism & Hospitality | Thursday 4 June, 2020 6:10 pm
The final day of Arabian Travel Market’s virtual event, ATM Virtual, saw a panel of tourism experts discuss the opportunities in the region to kick-start sustainable investment in the hospitality sector.    The session, ‘Restructuring to Attract Sustainable Development...
Travel Forward at ATM Virtual reveals messaging platforms will be key tool for travel and hospitality brands to interact with consumers
Tourism & Hospitality | Thursday 4 June, 2020 6:08 am
At a time when face to face communication has not be possible as a result of the global COVID-19 pandemic, the face of travel technology has evolved with consumers turning to messaging to interact with all forms of travel brands from airlines to hotels and resorts, industry experts revealed during...
An Inspirational Culinary Experience and Delicious Homemade Pastries Are Unveiled at The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort
Tourism & Hospitality | Wednesday 3 June, 2020 4:12 pm
The Signature 3, is presenting an unforgettable and inspiring culinary menu to surprise your taste buds.  The exceptional Culinary Team of The St. Regis Saadiyat Island has teamed up and curated the mesmerizing menu of The Signature 3, bringing together the best dishes of their 3 bespoke...
 New Almosafer Study Finds Saudi Nationals Are Confident To Travel Again With Domestic Leisure Market Set To Benefit
Tourism & Hospitality | Wednesday 3 June, 2020 4:13 am
In the first dedicated survey around post COVID-19 travel for Saudi Arabia, Almosafer, the Kingdom’s leading omni-channel travel brand, found Saudi national’s appetite for travel has remained resilient with 73% confident to go with restrictions partially lifted.    In a...
ATM Virtual panel advises hoteliers not to drop room rates, but to focus on sanitisation and technology to build consumer trust
Tourism & Hospitality | Wednesday 3 June, 2020 3:22 am
Developing a global set of transparent hospitality standards relating to health, safety and hygiene will be key to regain the trust of travellers in a post COVID-19 landscape, a panel of industry experts explained during the opening day of Arabian Travel Market’s inaugural virtual event, ATM...
ATM Virtual reveals that 45% of Chinese are willing to travel overseas, according to survey
Tourism & Hospitality | Tuesday 2 June, 2020 6:18 pm
With the spread of coronavirus under control and domestic leisure travel growing, Middle East travel professionals are now looking to China to initiate international tourism. A joint survey conducted by the Ivy Alliance Tourism Consulting, China Comfort Travel Group (CCT), and Pacific Asia Travel...
  Aviation industry could return “to some kind of normality during the course of 2021” says Sir Tim Clark
Tourism & Hospitality | Tuesday 2 June, 2020 5:33 am
During the opening session of Arabian Travel Market’s inaugural virtual event, ATM Virtual, aviation industry veteran Sir Tim Clark, President of Emirates Airline, has outlined the impact of COVID-19 on the aviation industry, as well as the measures implemented by the company in response to...
Debut Arabian Travel Market Virtual event gets underway tomorrow
Tourism & Hospitality | Sunday 31 May, 2020 12:48 pm
Travel trade professionals from across the world will gather online tomorrow (Monday, 1st June 2020) for the first day of Arabian Travel Market (ATM) Virtual, a newly-launched three-day event for the region’s tourism community.  The debut event, which will run from 1-3 June 2020,...
King Abdulaziz International Airport Completes Preparations for Domestic Flights Resumption
Tourism & Hospitality | Sunday 31 May, 2020 9:35 am
King Abdulaziz International Airport completed its preparations for the resumption of domestic flights today according to the precautionary measures and regulations set by the General Authority of Civil Aviation (GACA) in cooperation with the relevant authorities to face the novel coronavirus...
GNTB is expanding its successful Empathy Campaign #DiscoverGermanyFromHome
Tourism & Hospitality | Thursday 28 May, 2020 9:13 am
The international communication campaign #DiscoverGermanyFromHome of the German National Tourist Board (GNTB) has been accepted with an unusually strong performance in the 50 source markets of German Incoming tourism worldwide. Since the 'go-live' on March 16, it has reached 9.6 million users via...