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1 hr ago | The Peninsula
DOHA: From January 1, Qatari passport holders can travel to the UK with an Electronic Visa Waiver document.
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5 hrs ago | CBS 47
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is returning to the Mideast for more peace talks between Israel and the Palestinians, and then will travel on to Vietnam and the Philippines, the State Department said Monday.
5 hrs ago | 4 Hoteliers
Rotana has been recognised for its continuous efforts and success by attaining a special achievement award for the World's Leading Business Hotel Brand at the World Travel Awards, the premier global awards event that promotes excellence in the travel and tourism industry.
5 hrs ago | AlertNet
Israel, Jordan and the Palestinian Authority on Monday signed a water-sharing agreement that includes the building of a desalination plant on the Gulf of Aqaba and a pilot study for a pipeline linking the Red Sea with the Dead Sea, the World Bank said.
9 hrs ago | The Times of Israel
The tiny oil-rich nation of Qatar is a lesson in contradictions. It is an absolute monarchy angling to become a major player in global politics; a nation of staunchly conservative Muslims in native dress whose malls teem with Louis Vuitton and Ferragamo outposts.
11 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News
The British government released new guidelines last week warning its citizens not to engage in business activities with Jewish businesses in Judea and Samaria and even with individuals, according to updates on the United Kingdom Trade and Investment website.
13 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle
Secretary of State John Kerry speaks at the Presidential Compound in the West Bank city of Ramallah, Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, following the conclusion of his meeting with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas.
13 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor
The Royal Caribbean cruise lines Navigator of the Seas pulls out of New Orleans on the Mississippi River.
16 hrs ago | Forward
Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will not attend a memorial service in South Africa for Nelson Mandela due to the high cost of transportation and security.
20 hrs ago | Al Bawaba
Etihad Airways has commenced major expansion of its Indian operations following the approval of an historic 24 per cent investment in Jet Airways.
21 hrs ago | Al Bawaba
Ramada Hotel and Suites Ajman, headed by General Manager Iftikhar Hamdani, joined the entire nation in celebration of the 42nd UAE National Day on 2nd December.
India's Foreign Minister Salman Khurshid and his Bahrain counterpart Sheikh Khalid bin Ahmed Al Khalifa unveil the foundation stone of the new Indian Embassy, to be built in Bahrain, as Indian Ambassador Mohan Kumar looks on, at a ceremony in Manama, yesterday.
Tweet GHM To Unveil Chedi Club Jimbaran, Bali in Summer 2014. The hotel management group that gave travellers The Nam Hai, The Legian Bali and The Chedi Muscat has revealed plans for its latest luxury offering: an all-villa enclave set at Jimbaran on Bali.
ABU DHABI, 8th December 2013 - His Highness General Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces met today at the Emirates Palace in Abu Dhabi the visiting Egyptian popular diplomacy delegation, made of prominent cultural, social, media, religious, business, legal and artistic ... (more)
Al Ahli Bank of Kuwait has announced the launch of the Priceless Arabia campaign for its MasterCard Credit cardholders in collaboration with MasterCard.
Whistler may have had sub-zero temperatures this week, but the stars didn't mind, and still strutted their stuff for the cameras at the Whistler Film Festival.
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Perched on the tip of Istanbul's historic peninsula, Hagia Sophia - with its spectacular dome, elegant curves and towering minarets - is an iconic sight for millions of tourists visiting the city each year.