Spafinder Wellness to help launch Wellness & Spa Lounge at Arabian Travel Market 2016

Spafinder Wellness 365 will be associated in setting up a dedicated Wellness & Spa Lounge at Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2016, which will be held April 25-26 at Dubai's World Trade Center. Described by the ATM as “the hub for spa and wellness travel professionals,” the lounge underscores the growing importance of the wellness tourism sector at ATM and across the globe. Read More »

Colliers International opening Cairo office to serve Middle East, Africa

Real estate company Colliers International is opening an office in Cairo to reach new investors in the Middle East-North Africa region. “We are establishing an on-the-ground presence in Cairo to meet client demand and we look forward to providing services from our first office for many years to come,” Ian Albert, regional director of Colliers International MENA, told the Gulf News Journal. Read More »

Climate Abu Dhabi exhibition to launch in October

The first Climate Abu Dhabi exhibition, focusing on the heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration industry, is scheduled for Oct. 3-5 at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre. The exhibition will showcase innovative energy-efficient cooling technology and promote discussion of eco-friendly products and solutions. The event aims to attract more than 5,000 visitors. Read More »

Banking veteran promoted to BBK chief executive

BBK (Bank of Bahrain and Kuwait) recently promoted Reyadh Yousif Sater, the deputy chief executive of the bank's business group,  to serve as BBK's new chief executive. Sater is taking over for Karim Bucheery, who has retired from the chief executive position after eight years. "I would like to convey my deep appreciation to the board for the trust they place in me," Sater said. Read More »

Georgia agriculture minister discusses trade relations with Qatar Chamber

Georgia Minister of Agriculture Otar Danelia recently visited Qatar and met with Ahmed al-Obaidly a member of the Qatar Chamber board, to discuss improving trade relations and economic growth. Al-Obaidly emphasized that businessmen based in Qatari are eager to explore the many opportunities in the real estate and agriculture industries based in Georgia. Read More »

SATS, Oman Air sign Muscat airport cargo handling deal

SATS Ltd., Asia’s leading provider of gateway services and food solutions, signed an agreement with Oman Air to handle cargo at Muscat International Airport. The joint venture, Oman SATS Cargo LLC, will begin operations within the second quarter of 2016. It will be the sole cargo handling services provider at the Muscat International Airport’s current cargo facility. Read More »