Jumeirah Group names Giannouka as CEO
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Jumeirah Group names Giannouka as CEO

EMEA: Katerina Giannouka has been named chief executive of Jumeirah Group, succeeding former CEO Jose Silva when she takes the role in December.

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Jumeirah Group to launch Middle East brand

Dubai: Jumeirah Group has announced the launch of Zabeel House by Jumeirah Jumeirah Group has announced that it will launch a new brand in the Middle East: Zabeel House by Jumeirah. The brand will target both business and leisure travelers. This is the second upscale brand that the group has

Jumeirah partners with Incode
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Jumeirah partners with Incode

UAE: Jumeirah Group has partnered with identity verification company Incode Technologies to enhance the customer journey.

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Jumeirah appoints GM of flagship UAE hotel

UAE/EU: Ermanno Zanini has been named as general manager of Burj Al Arab Jumeirah, the group’s flagship hotel in the United Arab Emirates, and will maintain oversight for Italy and Spain as regional vice president. Zanini joined the Jumeriah family in 2019 when Capri Palace in Italy was added to

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Barceló Hotel Group to manage Dukes Dubai

Dukes DubaiBarceló Hotel GroupAbdulla bin Sulayem The hotel will be rebranded Dukes Dubai – A Royal Hideaway Hotel and will become the first property in the region under the Royal Hideaway Luxury Hotels & Resorts brand. The Spanish hospitality group assumed operations of the Palm Jumeirah hotel following the signing

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Jumeirah Royal Saray set to launch

Bahrain: Jumeirah Royal Saray will open this week Jumeirah Group’s first hotel in the Kingdom of Bahrain, Jumeirah Royal Saray, will open this week. Jumeirah Royal Saray will be located on a private beach in the northern coastal Seef district of Bahrain. With architecture inspired by traditional Bahraini summerhouses, the

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Nakheel and AccorHotels to open Raffles on Palm Jumeirah

France: AccorHotels has signed a management agreement with Nakheel AccorHotels has signed a management agreement with leading Dubai-based developer Nakheel for the expansion of AccorHotels’ luxury brand, Raffles Hotels & Resorts. The agreement, which was recognised today  by Nakheel Chairman Ali Rashid Lootah and Sébastien Bazin, Chairman and CEO of

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Five Holdings to operate and rename Viceroy Palm Jumeirah Dubai

UAE: Viceroy Hotels and Resorts is no longer operating a landmark property on Dubai’s Palm Jumeirah, which opened just three months ago. The property was developed and is owned by the Dubai-based real estate development and hospitality group Five Holdings – formerly SKAI Holdings – and is now known as