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Mauritius to Host First-Ever 3D Virtual Tourism Exhibition

“Saudi Arabia and the Gulf Countries chosen as first international market for virtual exhibition launch” Mauritius Tourism Promotion Authority (MTPA) hosted for the very first time a 3D Virtual To...
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TAT hosts cooking show with popular lifestyle personality

Tourism Authority of Thailand hosts live digital cooking show with popular lifestyle personality #AmazingThailand #VirtuallyThailand #StayHomeStaySafe #DreamofThailand The Tourism Authority of Thai...
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Seychelles launches STC label for service providers

Walking the talk of safe tourism for the destination, the tourism task force has developed a consortium-based certification system to ensure ‘safe’ experience for visitors while on holiday in Seyc...
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Tourists welcomed back to Maldives since 15th of July

Joint Press Statement by the Ministry of Tourism, Maldives Marketing & PR Corporation and Maldives Airports Company Ltd After almost four months since the suspension of on-arrival tourist visas, M...
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Truebell offers brands new route to market through e-commerce

Partnerships with the likes of Amazon, Noon, Sprii, FirstCry and MumzWorld to offer brands with low online penetration the opportunity to increase sales UAE-headquartered Truebell, a leading GCC impor...
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Cosmos Returns: Wonder-filled science in television history

SEASON 3 OF THE MOST CELEBRATED SCIENCE SHOW ON THE PLANET TO PREMIERE JUNE 21 2020 ON NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC ABU DHABI AT 8 PM UAE TIME/7 PM KSA TIME The 13-part Emmy and Peabody Award-winning Series is...
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GfK reveals new buying patterns post crisis

Insights reveal opportunities and threats to existing brands and paradigm The COVID-19 crisis escalated across KSA in March starting with the first diagnosis on the 3rd leading to closure of malls, re...
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Gordon Ramsay: Uncharted Series Premieres on National Geographic

GORDON RAMSAY UNCHARTED SEASON 2 SERVES UP BIGGER AND BOLDER GLOBAL CULINARY ADVENTURES  Ramsay Turns Up the Heat and Feasts His Way Through Tasmania, South Africa, Indonesia, Louisiana, Norway, Indi...
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Seychelles Represented at the Virtual Arabian Travel Market (ATM)

The destination, through the participation of Mrs. Sherin Francis, Chief Executive of Seychelles Tourism Board featured in a webinar hosted by Destination of the World News’ Editor-in-Chief, Mrs. Em...
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Etihad Airways lands in Cuba

For the first time, Etihad Airways lands in Cuba adding to the growing list of global goodwill flights Etihad has flown humanitarian charter flights to 32 offline destinations and a total of 2,500 fli...
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Lamborghini prepares to restart on May 4 with people-safety first

Automobili Lamborghini is set to resume its production activities from 4 May, in accordance with the Italian Prime Minister’s decree of 26 April. The Sant’Agata Bolognese company is currently comp...
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Seychelles Tourism invites Tourism Partners to join online campaign

Seychelles Tourism Board invites Tourism Trade Partners to join in online campaign The first phase of this online campaign entitled: Dream Now, Experience Seychelles Later was activated on April 7, 2...
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Sennheiser introduces Earbuds that put sound first

There’s listening to true wireless headphones, and then there’s experiencing the exceptional sound of MOMENTUM True Wireless 2 from Sennheiser. Finely crafted for discerning audio lovers, Sennheis...
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SriLankan Airlines unveils its latest video ‘Ode to Paradise’

SriLankan Airlines’, the National Carrier of Sri Lanka and a member of the prestigious oneworld alliance, revolutionizing its brand building endeavors launched its latest brand video ‘Ode to Parad...
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The region shines at the MALT Congress & Awards 2020

UAE and KSA continue to lead GCC’s outbound events, business & luxury travel market Saudi Aramco, Federal Competitiveness & Statistics Authority, Nahdi Medical Company, ITL World, Zahid Trav...
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Costa Brava is the ideal romantic getaway in Europe! 

From dining at the world’s best Michelin-starred restaurant to staying in a luxurious 11th century castle, here’s why Costa Brava is the ideal romantic getaway in Europe! Costa Brava is a coastal ...
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TBO Holidays partners with Giift for a loyalty program

TBO Holidays has partnered with Giift to launch a new loyalty program for travel agents outside India. As a first of its kind, the new program provides travel agents globally the opportunity to earn p...
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Dubai Takes Starring Role as the Five-Star Capital City of the MEA region

106 HOTELS IN THE MIDDLE EAST, AFRICA (MEA) AND INDIAN OCEAN HONORED IN FORBES TRAVEL GUIDE HIGHLIGHTING HOSPITALITY’S FINEST IN 2020 STAR RATING AWARDS 107 Properties Globally Including 17 Properti...
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Dazzling Views – Orlando is home to fireworks

Dazzling Views – Orlando is home to fireworks every single night of the year. While they are theme park spectaculars, there are some amazing and romantic viewing spots outside of the theme park gate...
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SriLankan Airlines facilitates return of students in China

SriLankan Airlines facilitates return of Sri Lankan students in China Acting swiftly on the instructions of His Excellency the President, Gotabaya Rajapaksa, in the light of the Coronavirus pandemic, ...
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5 reasons to visit Slovenia in 2020

Slovenia is the land of green nature, the water and the wellness, situated in central Europe at the crossroads of the Alps, the Mediterranean, the Pannonian Plains and the Karst, Slovenia offers a wid...
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JNTO & Etihad promote joint campaigns

Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO) and Etihad Airways to Promote Japan within the Middle East Through Joint Consumer Campaigns To further increase tourism demand from the Middle East to Japan,...
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Sofitel Dubai The Perfect Start To 2020

As the busy and indulgent holiday season draws to a close, Sofitel Dubai The Palm is thrilled to wish guests a happy and healthy 2020! The New Year presents an opportunity for new beginnings, new goal...
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The warmth of the Mauritian Island this Holiday season!

Feeling cold? Warm up this Holiday season! MTPA offers  the warmth of the Mauritian Island this Holiday season! This Holiday season get a change up in the Mauritian Islands and enjoy the sandy beache...
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A Tatooine Journey in Tunisia with Anantara Tozeur Resort

Just opened this month in the southwest of Tunisia, Anantara Tozeur Resort offers a luxury gateway to the mystical Sahara Desert and the breathtaking surrounding natural landscapes. Fans of the epic s...
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Avani Launches Avani Ibn Battuta Dubai

Avani Hotels and Resorts Launches First New-Build Property in the Region with Opening of Avani Ibn Battuta Dubai Avani Hotels & Resorts continues its dynamic expansion with the launch of its first...
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Malta voted 2nd best at Diver awards

The three islands that make up the Maltese Archipelago – Malta, the largest; Gozo, the mythical isle of Calypso; and tiny Comino, famous for its Blue Lagoon – form a very special diving si...
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Adventurous Voyages await tourists in Mauritius

From the crystal-clear beaches to the striking greenery and wildlife diversity, this island nation has more than enough to offer when it comes to tourist attractions. That alongside the welcoming cult...
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EASA extends Part 145 certification of SriLankan Engineering

The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has extended an important certification of SriLankan Engineering, the aircraft Maintenance-Repair-Overhaul (MRO) arm of SriLankan Airlines, following a compr...
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Discover Central Europe

Commonly known as ‘Visegrad Group’ (V4), The Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia have always shared common cultural and intellectual values as well as religious traditions that are preser...
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Official Opening of Nobu Hotels

Nobu Hotel Los Cabos Celebrates Opening With Signature Sake Ceremony Chef Nobu Matsuhisa, Robert De Niro, and Meir Teper, co-founders of Nobu Hospitality, celebrated the official launch of Nobu Hotel ...
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Cruises in Central Europe

Because the countries of Central Europe (except from Poland) are all landlocked, you probably did not associate this region with activities such as cruises. Oh, you have no idea how wrong you are! Cen...
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Cathay Pacific Group Plans Fleet Optimisation

The move will maximise the efficiency and synergy of the Group’s airlines, ensuring stronger growth potential and greater connectivity through its home hub The Cathay Pacific Group will optimise the...
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Anantara Hotels & Resorts Festive Global Tour

  This festive season Anantara Hotels, Resorts & Spas is spreading seasonal cheer all around the globe. Making travellers’ Santa wish list come true in incredible destinations, from colourful S...
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Discover Central Europe conducted a successful roadshow across the GCC region

Central Europe conducted a successful roadshow across the GCC region, visiting Jeddah, Kuwait, Abu Dhabi & Dubai. Media and Trade attended the roadshow to meet with the tourism boards, DMC’s, an...
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S Hotel Al Barsha Announces Appointment of New GM

The S Hotel Al Barsha is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Sameh El Amri to the position of General Manager for its first S Hotel brand in the Middle East. Mr. El Amri has over 25 years of ex...
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 South Korea: An Eid Hot spot for Middle East Travelers

Cathay Pacific and Korea Tourism Organisation partner to provide travellers with even more reason to explore Seoul, Jeju and Busan Listed as one of Cathay Pacific’s top Eid and summer hot spots, Sou...
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Soneva continues to pioneer being plastic free in the luxury hospitality sector

Soneva, the world-leading luxury resort operator, has been at the forefront of the sustainable luxury hospitality movement for over two decades. From banning single-use plastic at its resorts, becomin...
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Orange County is the perfect destination for Arabic and Halal cuisine.

Arab travelers need look no further than Orange County, California – known worldwide as “The OC” – for their next foodie vacation. Home to an Arab-American enclave known as “Little A...
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Tajawal highlights key trends with 3rd Anniversary

In celebration of its third anniversary, tajawal, the Middle East-based flights and hotel booking online travel platform has once again compiled a deep-dive of travel trends; analysing all bookings f...
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Success story: Ozen by Atmosphere at Madhoo Island, Maldives

Ozen by Atmosphere at Madhoo Island, Maldives, is a stunning beautiful property that gives the guest a sense of belonging ad a wish to return. Munawar Shariff spoke to Jagath Meyn, General Manager, Oz...
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MALTA TOURISM LAUNCHES NEW FAMILY TRAIL

The Malta Tourism Authority’s series of themed ‘trails’ has a new addition; the Family Trail, which highlights a treasure trove of activities. The Maltese Islands are fascinating for families. M...
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THE AVIAREPS MIDDLE EAST TRAVEL CARAVAN

INTERNATIONAL TOURISM ORGANISATIONS TARGETING THE MIDDLE EAST CONVERGE AT THE AVIAREPS MIDDLE EAST TRAVEL CARAVAN Croatia, Malta, Spain, Slovenia, Kyoto Japan and others forge business partnerships to...
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Journey to paradise – Ozen by Atmosphere at Madhoo Island, Maldives

Journey to paradise – Ozen by Atmosphere at Madhoo Island, Maldives Ozen by Atmosphere at Madhoo Island, Maldives, is not only gorgeous and breathtaking on the outside, but it has an even more b...
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Slovenia awarded title of the 2021 EU Region of Gastronomy

Slovenia is awarded the official title of the European Region of Gastronomy (ERG) 2021. This is a recognition to all participants involved in the project and an additional opportunity in the efforts ...
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Embassy of Ireland opens its first visa application centre in Dubai

Visa applicants henceforth need not visit the Embassy of Ireland to submit visa applications and are required to submit visa applications at the VFS Global centres in Dubai and Abu Dhabi The Embassy o...
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Italy Opens a new Visa Application Centre in Bahrain

Italy Opens a new Visa Application Centre in the Kingdom of Bahrain in partnership with VFS Global The Italian Embassy in Bahrain today opened a new visa application centre in Manama in partnership wi...
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Nirvana Over The World partners with Tune Protect

Nirvana Over The World, Ties Up with Tune Protect To Offer Peace of Mind. Nirvana Over the world (N.O.W), has joined hands with Tune Protect as their travel protection partner for travelers, globally....
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A secluded paradise awaits!

Atmosphere Hotels & Resorts introduce their newest addition; OBLU SELECT at Sangeli Maldives The award-winning Atmosphere Hotels & Resorts Group present yet another exclusive experience throug...
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ZTA appoints VFS Global to promote Zimbabwe

ZTA appoints VFS Global to promote Zimbabwe as a tourist destination in India and GCC region In a move to enhance destination awareness and foster market visibility, the Zimbabwe Tourism Authority (ZT...
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INDIA TOURISM, DUBAI

INDIA TOURISM, DUBAI 1. The Ministry of Tourism, under the “Incredible India” banner, would be showcasing the immense tourism potential of the country – business, leisure and medical value trave...
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MOBIKON EXPANDS ITS PRESENCE IN THE MIDDLE EAST

MOBIKON EXPANDS ITS PRESENCE IN THE MIDDLE EAST Restaurant solutions start-up aims to add more 2000 more customers in the region Mobikon, the leading AI-driven consumer engagement and predictive analy...
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Orlando First to Surpass 70 Million Annual Visitors

A New Record for U.S. Travel: Orlando First to Surpass 70 Million Annual Visitors – Solidifies Rank as America’s Most-Visited Destination – ORLANDO, Fla. – Tourism officials announ...
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Innovation in Tourism: Building the numbers

Ras Al Khaimah celebrated its most successful tourism year in 2017, with the emirate welcoming record visitor numbers, launching new flagship products, and opening a number of new hotels. A key task f...
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Meeting Point Emirates: Chartering growth for success

Khaled Jouni, CEO MPI, Meeting Point International talks to Charmaine Fernz on the company’s new initiatives and the planning behind its charter success…....
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Cozmo Travel: Charting Growth with Diversification

Cozmo Travel commenced operations in Sharjah with humble beginnings in 2010 through a small office. The company was owned by the Air Arabia Group of Companies but was an independent business entity. T...
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Bridging the Africa Connection

Celebrating its 70th anniversary globally, Ethiopian Airlines is the fastest growing carrier in Africa with a strategic focus on its growth. The airline currently connects to more than 100 destination...
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Maldives tourism sets sight on bigger numbers

The tourism industry in Maldives has witnessed positive growth but its authorities are not willing to settle for just the regular. ...
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AIANA Hotels – Ethnicity at the core

A global brand with an Indian spirit is what encompasses the AIANA brand. TBME’s Charmaine Fernz talks to Amruda Nair, Joint MD and CEO, AIANA Hotels & Resorts LLC to get a glimpse of the growth...