The UAE has been named the most competitive economy for developing its travel and tourism sector in the Middle East and North Africa but still has areas to improve, according to a new report. The World Economic Forum’s Travel and Tourism (T&T) Competitiveness Report 2017 ranked the UAE 29th globally, well ahead of its nearest
Investments span Aluminium, Education and Healthcare businesses Company targeting new sectors including security, surveillance & IT Dubai Investments Industries (DII), a subsidiary of Dubai Investments and focused on investments in established as well as Greenfield projects, has concluded investments in various projects of total estimated value of Dh1.1 billion across diversified sectors as part of
Hotels in the UAE recorded their highest February occupancy levels for nine years last month, according to new figures. Data released by industry analysts STR showed that occupancy rose by 6 percent in February to 84 percent compared to the same month last year. STR said the occupancy level was the highest for a February

Dubai Broke Its Record For Tourism In 2016

With over 100 years of legacy in Hospitality and Tourism education, MODUL University Dubai is proud to witness the boom in Dubai’s Tourism Industry and the history in making. MODUL University Dubai will continue to play an active leadership role in expanding horizons of tourism and hospitality professionals and shaping leaders to support Dubai Government’s
The Middle East is an affluent region and home to very sophisticated investors, including sovereign wealth funds, large family offices, and private banks. Dubai-based Research and Markets estimates in its Middle East 2016 Wealth Report that approximately 480,000 high net worth individuals with a combined wealth of $2.5 trillion live in the Middle East. Around
ACROSS the cobbles of Vienna’s Michaelerplatz the world of empires, waltzes and mutton-chop whiskers glowers at the modern age of psychoanalysis, atonal music and clean shaves. In one corner, the monumental, neo-baroque entrance to the Hofburg palace, seat of the Habsburgs; in the other, the Looshaus, all straight lines and smooth façades, one of the
  The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company has appointed Amit Arora, a hospitality industry veteran with over 20 years of experience, as the general manager of The Ritz-Carlton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Wadi Desert and The Ritz-Carlton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Hamra Beach. The two properties mark the debut of the brand in the emirate of Ras Al
  Our first cohort of students with faculty and staff had the pleasure of gathering with esteemed senior dignitaries to celebrate milestones in the UAE’s great history. As a proud educational institution in the great land of the UAE, MODUL University Dubai students, faculty and staff commemorated the fallen heroes of the UAE in a
Recent market oversupply, currency fluctuations and low oil prices to affect performance until 2018 Hotel demand will outpace supply by 2020, according to STR’s client relationships director Sarah Duignan. She made the pronouncement at the Accommodating growth in the Middle East presentation at the Hotelier Express Summit 2016, held on November 23 in Dubai. Duignan
International Course in Hospitality Management is state-of-the-art program delivered by world-class trainers and expected to build human capital with vital skills for Expo 2020 MODUL University Dubai, a subsidiary of Dubai Investments PJSC, a leading university specialized in tourism and hospitality courses in the Middle East and Austria’s top international private university, has introduced International