Euromonitor webinar assesses prospects for global travel and tourism

يورومونيتور إنترناشيونال تقيم ندوة عبر الإنترنت

 Euromonitor International – the leading market research firm – will host a webinar with WTM Global to discuss the prospects for the global travel and tourism market. Called ‘Travel Industry Update with Euromonitor 2021’, the webinar will feature Caroline Bremner, Head of Travel and Tourism Research at Euromonitor International. The virtual event will take place on 25th March, 2021, starting at 6pm GST (2pm GMT) on WTM Global Hub [www.hub.wtm.com] With almost 25 years of experience at Euromonitor International, Bremner is a regular commentator on trends for World Travel Market. She…

ME spend on international leisure travel to exceed pre-COVID levels by 10% in 2024

YouGov and Tourism Economics survey for ATM 2021 says 47% of total 2019 ME travel spend went on international leisure trips 37% of total ME travel budget was spent on domestic leisure travel in 2019, which will be exceeded this year Domestic & short-haul travel will lead the recovery According to a recent YouGov survey, commissioned by Reed Exhibitions, the organiser of Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2021, the amount of money that Middle East travellers spend on international leisure travel, will begin to exceed 2019 pre-COVID levels, in as little…

‘Women in Tech’ Forum

مش عارفه اجيب عنوان

Visa, DBWC and DIFC Hive Discuss Opportunities and Challenges Facing Female Owned Start-ups at ‘Women in Tech’ Forum Forum is part of a series of initiatives to champion diversity and inclusion as part of Visa’s collaboration with the Dubai Business Women Council As part of continued efforts to advance diversity and inclusion, Visa, the world’s leader in digital payments, partnered with the Dubai Business Women Council (DBWC) to co-host their Women in Tech Forum.  Held virtually for the first time, the forum featured inspiring industry experts who came together to…

AdColony reveals Apple’s iOS 14 Consumer Privacy Updates

آبل Apple تكشف عن تحديثات خصوصية المستهلك لنظام iOS 14

Apple has already rolled out its device ID sharing permission framework and will be enforcing support of it in Spring 2021. When accessing an app on an Apple device (including iPhones, iPads, Apple TVs, even Apple computers), users will need to opt-in to the sharing of their data via a simple prompt on an app-by-app basis (similar to website cookie disclaimers). If a user chooses not to opt-in, they cannot be tracked.  It all started with cookies! Decades before the IDFA, there was the cookie. For many years, online advertising…

Buying Fresh, Better Quality Food, With Personal Wellbeing in Mind  is Driving Changes to UAE Shoppers since the Global Pandemic

سلوكيات المتسوقين في دولة الإمارات تتغير نحو شراء المأكولات الطازجة

4 in 10 adults are buying better quality foods in general as a result of the pandemic. Half of adults see the nutritional content and the naturalness of their food & drink as being more important now as a result of the pandemic. Half of adults are choosing foods that help boost immunity more often while almost half (46%) are taking supplements to fend off Covid-19 more often. 1 in 3 adults are ‘scratch’ cooking and learning to cook using recipes more often as a result of the pandemic. Dubai,…

The Dubai International Humanitarian Aid&Development Conference&Exhibition

مسودة تلقائية

Dubai Hosts the 17th edition Next Month Under the theme ‘Aid and Coronavirus, a focus on Africa’ Dubai, United Arab Emirates- February 23 2021: Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, the 17th edition of the Dubai International Humanitarian Aid & Development Conference & Exhibition- DIHAD, the leading humanitarian gathering in the region, will be held from the 15th to the 17th of March 2021, at the Dubai World Trade Centre. Held under…

46% of Middle East luxury travellers plan to holiday abroad in 2021, says YouGov survey

46% of Middle East luxury travellers plan to holiday abroad

Dedicated luxury event ILTM Arabia to be co-located with ATM 52% of luxury travellers in ME also keen to take a staycation The latest data analysis produced by YouGov for Reed Exhibitions, the organiser of Arabian Travel Market (ATM), has revealed that 46% of luxury travellers in the Middle East, are planning to travel internationally at some stage during 2021. The survey also asked the same recipients if they were planning to take a domestic holiday or staycation during 2021 and more than half (52%) of the respondents confirmed that…

Bango partners with TPAY MOBILE to accelerate mobile commerce

Bango partners with TPAY MOBILE to accelerate mobile commerce

Collaboration to boost digital access across fast-growing, mobile-first markets Cambridge/Cairo/Dubai, 20th January 2021 – Bango (AIM: BGO), the data-driven commerce company, and TPAY MOBILE FZ-LLC (TPAY MOBILE, www.tpaymobile.com) the full-service digital payments platform for the Middle East, Africa, and Turkey, have formed a strategic partnership to increase access to digital commerce. This partnership simplifies and accelerates entry into new markets for online merchants by connecting platforms and pooling operational expertise. The Bango Platform is used by the world’s most successful online businesses, including Amazon, Google, and Microsoft, to bring their…

Staff welfare and local community support top TIME Hotels’ CSR agenda

تايم للفنادق تضع تحقيق رفاهية الموظفين ودعم المجتمع المحلي

UAE-headquartered hospitality company TIME Hotels has underscored its commitment to staff welfare and dedication to positively supporting local communities with the launch of the group’s 2021 CSR calendar. The campaign, which is based around the four pillars of workplace, marketplace community and environment, has been a mainstay of TIME Hotels’ commitment to improving others’ lives and forms part of a 12-month programme of initiatives. Each month TIME will focus on a different theme with the year kicking off with team building and strengthening bonds within the workplace. A range of…

Middle East hotels ready to capitalise on workation trend, says ATM

Middle East hotels ready to capitalise on workation trend, says ATM

The pandemic and progressive IT companies have accelerated demand for remote working ‘On the go’ bleisure stays increasingly popular with Gen Z singletons, white collar millennials and other digital nomads Hotels throughout the Middle East region are preparing to capitalise on the pent-up global demand for workations, driven in the main by the social restrictions imposed by governments across the world over the past ten months. According to research conducted as well as commissioned by Reed Travel Exhibitions, the organiser of Arabian Travel Market (ATM), many travel experts are expecting…