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Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Travel

Latest updates on GCC travel and tourism with enhanced tourist destinations and entry of visitors into the GCC with updates in the aviation sector.

Lebanon’s tourism rebounds

Beirut's landmark Hamra Street is bustling again and hotel occupancy rates are on the rise as Lebanon's tourism industry rebounds, thanks in no small...

British Airways will use Qatar Airways planes and crew during strike

British Airways will use Qatar Airways planes and crew to fly all its passengers to their destinations during a planned two-week strike by some...

New UAE traffic fine: Dh3,000 for speeding

The new traffic law to come into effect on July 1 will reduce the number of deaths on the roads and the results can...

Kuwait bans religious figures on GCC terror list

Kuwait’s interior ministry is planning to set up a special process for granting visas to religious figures, both Sunnis and Shiites, to make sure...

UAE: New drivers to get 2 year license starting July 1

The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) in Dubai said the implementation of the new Executive Regulation of the Federal Driving and Traffic Law as...

How it works: Dubai’s new smart check-in

New biometric facial recognition and new-generation smart gates will streamline check-in and immigration clearance at Dubai International Airport Terminal 3, said authorities on Tuesday.New-generation...

Wadi Hanifa: a desert oasis running through Riyadh

Once a waste disposal site, Wadi Hanifa is now a beautiful valley running a length of nearly 120 km from the northwest to the...

Qatar tourism suffering due to GCC blockade

Hamad International Airport, the international airport of Doha, has become unusually quite since the GCC blockade.Doha's hotels which would normally be full in the...

Should Women Travel Alone in India?

India has a dubious rep as an unsafe destination for solo women travelers. Among the tumult of impressions, large population, heat, dust, and noise...

Dubai: Air taxis will soon be a reality

The experts who run the transportation system in Dubai are determined to be first in the world to offer a safe, autonomous air-taxi system...
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