Gulf Times - hospitality-industry
Major sporting events prove a windfall for hospitality sector

Major sporting events prove a windfall for hospitality sector

Qatar’s hospitality industry got a further boost with the country’s hosting of major sporting events this year, including the recently-held FIFA Club World Cup 2019

Visitor arrivals to Qatar increase 1.5% to 1.464mn

Visitor arrivals to Qatar increase 1.5% to 1.464mn

Some 1.464mn people visited Qatar from the beginning of the year until June, marking a 1.5% increase over the 2016 figure of 1.442mn visitors, according to data released by the Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics.

Tahseen hospitality training programme launched

Tahseen hospitality training programme launched

Qataris will now have the opportunity to gain basic knowledge and exposure in the hospitality industry with the launch of a unique leadership development programme, Tahseen.