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Enterprise Rent-A-Car expands across Latin America

Enterprise Rent-A-Car brand has opened its first locations in Aruba and Panama, as well as 25 additional branches in Brazil. The new locations – which are already taking reservations – join the National Car Rental and Alamo Rent A [...]

Forte Village hosts Sardegna Open for first time

Forte Village has celebrated the successful hosting of the Sardegna Open, an international tennis tournament. The showcase, which welcomed players from around the world, took place from October 12th-18th at the luxury Sardinian resort. [...]

China Eastern Airlines to receive fresh funding

China Eastern Airlines will receive 31 billion yuan ($4.6 billion) from four new investors as the carrier seeks to overcome the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic. China Life Investment Holding Limited, a subsidiary of the state-owned China [...]

AHIC 2020: Golf tourism seizes window of opportunity

Golf tourism in the Middle East has been able to make use of the Covid-19 shutdown to significantly grow its market position, delegates at AHIC on the Road have heard. Following a brief shutdown in March, the sector has quickly rebounded, [...]

AHIC 2020: Culinary offering vital to hospitality success argues Jumeirah chief

A unique culinary offering will be a vital component of any successful hospitality business in the post Covid-19 world, José Silva has argued. Addressing delegates during the Global Restaurant Investment Forum (GRIF), the Jumeirah Hotels [...]

Jamaica minister of tourism argues sector will recover

Jamaican minister of tourism, Edmund Bartlett, has reiterated his plans for the recovery of the sector in remarks issued in support of World Tourism Day. He said: “Today, we join the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) and [...]

van der Walt to lead Leeu Collection in UK

Leeu Collection has promoted Jean van der Walt to the role of area general manager, United Kingdom. She will be based at the group’s Lake District property, Linthwaite House. van der Walt takes on the new position in addition to her [...]

Bench Events unveils plans for Future Hospitality Summit in Saudi Arabia

Bench Events has revealed the first details of the upcoming Future Hospitality Summit. Organised alongside the ministry of tourism in Saudi Arabia, the event will take place on October 26th-27th live from Riyadh. The show will also welcome [...]

Palm Jumeirah benefits from Dubai sales boom

The real estate market in Dubai recorded more than 2,400 sales transactions in August, worth AED4.73 billion. Of the deals recorded, 32 per cent were off-plan deals. Source link

Koth to lead Emirates Palace in Abu Dhabi

Seasoned hotelier Michael Koth has been appointed as general manager of the iconic Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi. He will also take up the position of area vice president of operations, overseeing Mandarin Oriental Jumeira and the upcoming [...]