dcsimg
Page navigation 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 ... 24 [»]

Rosewood Abu Dhabi opens on Al Maryah Island

Audio: Sowwah Square on Al Maryah is being seen as the new business district of the UAE capial Abu Dhabi and is attracting key international organisations. The luxury hotel brand Rosewood has just opened their first property in the region and Phil Blizzard speaks with Roddy Gordon, Director of Marketing, Rosewood Abu Dhabi to find out what the brand is about, what can be expected in this property, which is owned by Mubadala, and their location in Sowwah Square.
Listen to the 'Rosewood Abu Dhabi opens on Al Maryah Island' audio clip
United Arab Emirates: Monday, May 20 - 2013 at 12:48 | Duration: 6:27

New hotel openings in Abu Dhabi - Dusit Thani

Audio: The Thai hospitality brand Dusit Thani expands its Middle East presence with the opening of a new property in Abu Dhabi. Phil Blizzard talks to Stefan van der Kruyf, Director of Sales & Marketing, Dusit Thani Abu Dhabi about the expansion of the brand in the region and the key aspects of the new hotel.
Listen to the 'New hotel openings in Abu Dhabi - Dusit Thani' audio clip
United Arab Emirates: Thursday, May 16 - 2013 at 12:54 | Duration: 5:01

Emaar Hospitality launches the Vida Hotel & Resorts brand

Audio: A new hotel brand for the new generation of business executives, entrepreneurs and leisure travellers is how Emaar have described their Vida Hotels and Resorts. At the Arabian travel Market Phil Blizzard spoke with Stefan Viard, GM, Vida Downtown Dubai to find out more on the aims of the new brand and what their first hotel will offer.
Listen to the 'Emaar Hospitality launches the Vida Hotel & Resorts brand' audio clip
United Arab Emirates: Sunday, May 12 - 2013 at 09:58 | Duration: 6:52

Marc Dardenne looks at Dubai for Singapore based Patina Hotels

Audio: Marc Dardenne, former CEO of Emaar Hospitality who launched The Address and Armani hotels in Dubai talks to Phil Blizzard at the Arabian Hotel Investment Conference about his new venture in Singapore. As CEO of Patina Hotels & Resorts he will be creating a new style of luxury hotels and hopes to bring the brand to the Middle East.
Listen to the 'Marc Dardenne looks at Dubai for Singapore based Patina Hotels' audio clip
United Arab Emirates: Tuesday, May 07 - 2013 at 18:55 | Duration: 5:34

Singapore looks at the Art Route to celebrate ties with the UAE

Audio: Singapore is seeing a substantial rise in visitors from the Middle East due to the increasing number of airlines flying into the island state. Mohamed Hafez Marican, Area Director Middle East & Africa, Singapore Tourism Board talks to Phil Blizzard about key events and attractions which are helping to boost visitor numbers. He explains what Singapore can offer compared with other well know Asia cities, and they talk about the strong ties between Dubai and Singapore, along with the forthcoming 'Art Route' collaboration.
Listen to the 'Singapore looks at the Art Route to celebrate ties with the UAE' audio clip
United Arab Emirates: Sunday, April 28 - 2013 at 09:35 | Duration: 7:01

Emirates Holidays reveal new trade strategy

Audio: A forum organised by Emirates for the hoteliers of Dubai has served as platform for the airline to showcase their development strategy, and in particular new source markets. Phil Blizzard talks to Marc Bennett, Divisional Senior VP, Destination & Leisure Management, Emirates about the key messages they are putting to hotel executives in their drive to increase tourism to Dubai.
Listen to the 'Emirates Holidays reveal new trade strategy' audio clip
United Arab Emirates: Monday, April 22 - 2013 at 09:27 | Duration: 6:13

Dubai World Central announce date of first passenger flights

Audio: Dubai World Central has announced it will commence general passenger operations as of October 27th 2013. In this report Phil Blizzard talks to Jamal Al Hai, Snr VP, International Affairs & Communications, Dubai Airports about their facilities and also talks with Jozsef Varadi, CEO, Wizz who are based in Central Europe and will start services into Dubai from four cities - Budapest, Kiev, Bucharest & Sofia.
Listen to the 'Dubai World Central announce date of first passenger flights' audio clip
United Arab Emirates: Sunday, April 07 - 2013 at 13:58 | Duration: 3:21

Dubai International now second busiest airport in the world

Audio: The latest figures published by Airports Council International confirms that Dubai International Airport (DXB) is now the second busiest international airport in the world. Paul Griffiths, CEO, Dubai Airports, in this report by Phil Blizzard, says that London's Heathrow Airport is firmly in their sights now that DXB has overtaken Charles de Gaulle Airport in Paris.
Listen to the 'Dubai International now second busiest airport in the world' audio clip
United Arab Emirates: Sunday, March 31 - 2013 at 12:48 | Duration: 2:04

TravelNews - Emirates await Qantas, Dreamliner battery rebuild, new routes for Qatar Airways

Audio: Phil Blizzard with a round-up of the key stories from around the region and beyond, including the announcement by Boeing of a redesign for the batteries of the troubled and grounded Boeing 787 Dreamliner. The news of the new international airport in Qatar, new routes for Qatar Airways, innovations on-board from passengers of Flydubai and Emirates awaiting the arrival of the first flight by Qantas into Dubai.
Listen to the 'TravelNews - Emirates await Qantas, Dreamliner battery rebuild, new routes for Qatar Airways' audio clip
United Arab Emirates: Sunday, March 24 - 2013 at 14:24 | Duration: 2:26

Emirates A380 dedicated concourse fully operational

Audio: The world's first airport terminal dedicated to the Airbus A380 has opened at Dubai International Airport, with Concourse A being used exclusively by Emirates Airline. A rail system connects the new concourse to Terminal 3 so Phil Blizzard jumps on-board the train to begin a tour of the $3.2 billion facility - the 'Home of the A380'.
Listen to the 'Emirates A380 dedicated concourse fully operational' audio clip
United Arab Emirates: Sunday, February 17 - 2013 at 13:41 | Duration: 3:37

First year of profit for Flydubai and a possible fleet of 100 aircraft

Audio: HH Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman, Flydubai announced that the airline recorded its first full year of profits in 2012. Phil Blizzard reports on the results and speaks to Ghaith al Ghaith, CEO, Flydubai about the financial results and the possible order of a further 50 aircraft, which if agreed upon will take their fleet to 100.
Listen to the 'First year of profit for Flydubai and a possible fleet of 100  aircraft' audio clip
United Arab Emirates: Thursday, February 14 - 2013 at 12:47 | Duration: 3:37

TravelTalk Pt 2 - Jumeirah Zabeel Saray becomes scintillating entertainment venue

Audio: TravelTalk from the Jumeirah Zabeel Saray on Palm Jumeirah, Dubai and as the hotel enters its third year of operation Phil Blizzard talks to Christophe Mousset, Hotel Manager about the opening of the Music Hall, and in the near future The Supper Club, both which will place the resort high on the elite entertainment scene.
Listen to the 'TravelTalk Pt 2 - Jumeirah Zabeel Saray becomes scintillating entertainment venue' audio clip
United Arab Emirates: Tuesday, February 05 - 2013 at 12:19 | Duration: 4:19

Etihad Airways profit for 2012 jumps 200 per cent

Audio: A second year of profit for the UAE national airline Etihad Airways has been announced with a net profit of US$42 million in 2012. Phil Blizzard reports on the announcement made by James Hogan, President & CEO, Etihad Airways who said "This has been a game changing year for the airline".
Listen to the 'Etihad Airways profit for 2012 jumps 200 per cent ' audio clip
United Arab Emirates: Monday, February 04 - 2013 at 11:15 | Duration: 3:02

TravelTalk Pt 1 - Jumeirah Zabeel Saray two years on

Audio: In this edition of TravelTalk Phil Blizzard visits the Jumeirah Zabeel Saray on Palm Jumeirah, Dubai to talk to Christophe Mousset, Hotel Manager about key moments during their two years of operations. Christophe talks about how the resort is developing as it enters its third year and how they are introducing the first Supperclub into the region.
Listen to the 'TravelTalk Pt 1 - Jumeirah Zabeel Saray two years on' audio clip
United Arab Emirates: Wednesday, January 30 - 2013 at 15:41 | Duration: 3:37

Le Meridien Mina Seyahi Beach Resort re-opens after 11 month long closure

Audio: One of Dubai's most popular beach front resorts has just re-opened after being closed for 11 months. Phil Blizzard visits Le Meridien Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina to look at the refurbished property and talks to Stewart Selbie, GM, Mina Seyahi Complex about the new product and why it was necessary to close.
Listen to the 'Le Meridien Mina Seyahi Beach Resort re-opens after 11 month long closure' audio clip
United Arab Emirates: Thursday, January 10 - 2013 at 11:54 | Duration: 6:11
Page navigation 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 ... 24 [»]