What’s New in Hotel Online Distribution and Tech Trends? W1, April 2023

Here is your weekly industry news round-up. Check out the short snippets here and follow below for more details. 

  • Celebrate Easter at the Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates 
  • Trip.com and Saudi Tourism Authority sign MOU to promote tourism 
  • Hotels are redefining the concept of ‘work from anywhere’ 
  • Zuma Capri: Top Dubai Japanese restaurant expands to Capri 
  • MakeMyTrip launched customised packages for Europe tour 

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Newshound w1, April 2023

Easter celebrations at Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates 

This Easter, Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates invites guests to spend quality family time in a winter escape at the warm and cosy Aspen Ski Chalets. There is a line-up of family fun entertainment over the Easter long weekend, sure to be enjoyed by everyone. On the 9th of April, families can join the party for an eggs-citing family Easter brunch at Salero with a complimentary egg hunt activity for the kids at Ski Dubai. 


New global partnership with Chinese trip.com and Saudi Tourism 

An MOU was signed by Trip.com Group’s Chief Executive Officer Jane Sun and Mr. Fahd Hamidaddin, Chief Executive Officer of the Saudi Tourism Authority, in Beijing, China. As part of the collaboration between Saudi Arabia and the Chinese tour company, both parties will launch joint marketing campaigns in several markets to drive awareness and attract tourists to the Kingdom through global platforms, such as Trip.com, Ctrip, and Travix. 


Hotels are redefining the concept of ‘work from anywhere’ with co-working spaces  

In a new era of hospitality, hotels are redefining the concept of “work from anywhere.” They are offering co-working spaces and amenities that cater to the needs of today’s modern workforce. Let’s explore how hotels are transforming their services to provide a flexible, convenient, and inspiring work environment for remote workers and entrepreneurs alike. Co-working spaces are popular among freelancers, entrepreneurs, and remote workers. 


Jumeirah signs deal to open Zuma restaurant 

Jumeirah Group have announced the opening of Zuma Capri. The restaurant will be at Capri Palace Jumeirah on the Blue Island in Italy. The new property is set to open in the European summer. Zuma Capri will be located at the Capri Palace Jumeirah rooftop. This will be Zuma’s third outlet in Italy, following Rome (opened in 2016) and Porto Cervo’s which launched in 2022. 


Enjoy customized holidays to Europe with MakeMyTrip 

MakeMyTrip, India’s leading online travel company, has introduced over 130 differentiated holiday packages across 25 European countries. “In the newly launched set, we have attempted to offer the best of both worlds – value deals from hotels and airlines, topped-up with the flexibility to handpick a specific set of activities,” says Jasmeet Singh, Business Head, Holidays & Experiences, MakeMyTrip. 


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