United Arab Emirates

Dubai: Rise in tourism to and fro, expected

Seventeen hotel businesses, including two tourism offices participated in the 22nd Arabian Travel Market in Dubai, according to a press release by the Greek consulate in the country.


The dynamics of tourism from the UAE, especially luxury tourism are considered important, since UAE citizens can now enter the Schengen Area without visas.




PM Ponta rounds off Gulf tour

AGERPRES correspondent Doroteea Purcarea reports: Prime Minister Victor Ponta ended on Tuesday night his six-day tour of Gulf countries.

Photo credit: (c) Liviu SOVA / AGERPRES PHOTO

During his last day in the United Arab Emirates, he met UAE President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan.

2nd Greek Deluxe Travel Roadshow in Istanbul

The 2nd Greek Deluxe Travel Roadshow that taps into the potential of the Middle Eastern tourism market is being held in Istanbul on April 2, following an event held in Dubai. These events follow recent Greek SETE Intelligence (InSETE) figures that show that there was a 33% increase in the number of arrivals from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in 2014.

Gasic, Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan discuss cooperation

ABU DHABI - There is a strong orientation towards essential improvement in the already good defence cooperation between Serbia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and overall bilateral relations, Serbian Defence Minister Bratislav Gasic and Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, agreed during a meeting on Monday.