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Qatar hospitality sector ranks top in Middle East

Qatar hospitality sector ranks top in Middle East

Qatar's hospitality sector has further improved its guest experience ranking from first place among the GCC to first place in the Middle East, according to the Guest Experience in the Middle East Report ...

QTA, hotels offer packages for National Sport Day

QTA, hotels offer packages for National Sport Day

According to QTA, the offers are designed to promote healthy lifestyles among residents and visitors of all ages. Packages include free access to hotel gyms.

QA's 'stopover package' lifts Doha's hotel occupancy rate

QA's 'stopover package' lifts Doha's hotel occupancy rate

Qatar Airways' one-night free stay for transit passengers wishing stopover gave tremendous boost to Qatar's hospitality sector in April this year, according to Ernst and Young (EY), a global consultant.

Sustainability practices in hospitality sector tipped to rise

Sustainability practices in hospitality sector tipped to rise

Sustainability practices in Qatar’s hospitality sector are expected to increase in the next two years as the country gears up to build around 40,000 hotel rooms for the FIFA World Cup in 2022, an expert has said.

Despite challenges, Qatar’s hospitality sector remains robust

Despite challenges, Qatar’s hospitality sector remains robust

Qatar’s hospitality sector still commands “a very solid occupancy” despite some challenges in 2016, Rotana chief operating officer Guy Hutchinson has said.

Transit visa scheme to benefit hospitality sector: Rotana COO

Transit visa scheme to benefit hospitality sector: Rotana COO

Qatar’s hospitality sector stands to benefit from the newly-implemented transit visa scheme, which is an initiative designed to further boost the country’s tourism, Rotana COO Guy Hutchinson has said.

Growing demand to support Qatar hospitality sector in long term

Growing demand to support Qatar hospitality sector in long term

The Qatari hospitality sector revenue, which is slated to grow annually at 12.9% to $1.6bn during 2015-20, may see its key operating metrics remain under pressure in the short term but likely to rebound in the long term, according to Alpen Capital.

Boom in hospitality sector round the corner: Report

Boom in hospitality sector round the corner: Report

Qatar's hospitality sector is set to witness strong supply expansion but slowing economic activity is expected to shift demand towards hotels offering more affordable room rates, according to a report.