Burj Al Arab Reveals Upcoming Private Deck Extension

Dubai’s Burj Al Arab has revealed details of an expansive outdoor private deck to be added this summer to its existing facilities line-up. The North Deck is currently being shipped from Europe to the Middle East where it is due to arrive in mid-February, following its construction in Finland by marine construction experts Admares.   Scheduled to open … Continue reading

MSC Cruises Outlines Return To Middle East

MSC Cruises has announced a return to the Middle East with the 2,069-passenger MSC Lirica. Homeporting in the UAE for the 2013/2014 winter season, she will take travellers on a journey of discovery through the fast changing region and its traditions, modernity and landscapes.   Week-long Explorations of Oman and UAE Beginning her deployment on … Continue reading

Jumeirah Opens First Hotel In China

Dubai-based hotel operator Jumeirah has made its entry into China with the opening of its first property in the country. Situated in the heart of Pudong district opposite the Shanghai New International Expo Centre and part of the landmark Himalayas Centre arts and cultural hub, the Jumeirah Himalayas Hotel Shanghai features interior design from KCA International … Continue reading

Jumeirah Zabeel Saray Opens In Dubai

Nestled on the west crescent of the Palm Jumeirah, the Jumeirah Zabeel Saray resort has opened as the latest luxury property in Dubai. Offering limitless views of the calm, azure waters of the Arabian Gulf, the property is within easy reach of Dubai International Airport and the emirate’s world-class golf courses, theme parks, shopping malls … Continue reading

Asiana Introduces New Business Class Product On B777-200ERs

South Korea’s Asiana Airlines has begun introducing its new Business Class product onboard its fleet of Boeing 777-200ER aircraft. The new OZ Quadra Smartium seat is now available to passengers travelling on selected flights between the airline’s Seoul (Incheon) base and Beijing, Los Angeles and San Francisco.   The new fixed-shell seat is configured in a staggered … Continue reading