Middle East Episode 340 (August 24, 2021)


In this episode TravelTVMiddleeast.News focuses on:

  • Staycations continue to be a very popular hospitality trend this year, we find out more
  • Sojern discusses the growing Saudi Arabia travel market
  • Hong Kong tourism board works closely with cruise companies to promote seacations
  • 6 new tourism projects will be developed in Hatta, including a 504 kilometre long chairlifts, Dubai mountain peak at an altitude of 1,300 metres, Hatta sustainable waterfalls, a world-class hotel and hiking trails to Dubai’s highest peak.
  • The Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi is marking the first anniversary of its Abu Dhabi Specialists E-learning Programme by introducing new modules and markets for the training scheme.
  • Emirates ties up with Cemair, creating more seamless connections throughout South Africa.

We Interviewed:

  • Iftikhar Hamdani, Area Manager, Bahi Ajman Palace and Coral Beach Sharjah
  • Stewart Smith, Managing Director MEA, Sojern