Josh Corder

Skift's Middle East Reporter: Josh Corder is the company's reporter out of Dubai, covering on the region's hospitality, travel and tourism sectors. He has been in the region for close to five years, previously running Hotelier Middle East's website and magazine. He is known for his investigative approach in covering the region.

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Tourism

Emirates Chairman to Run Dubai Royal’s New Mega Development Firm

Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum already runs Dubai's Emirates Airline. He'll now oversee two of its biggest development organizations too.

Emirates Chairman to Run Dubai Royal’s New Mega Development Firm

Hotels

Ritz Carlton in Saudi Set to Be Most Expensive Hotel in the Middle East

Twice the price of The Plaza, more than the Maldives and outdoing Dubai, Saudi Arabia means business with its luxury hotel expansion.

Ritz Carlton in Saudi Set to Be Most Expensive Hotel in the Middle East

Hotels

The Man Who Built Marriott in Dubai, Guido De Wilde, Comes Out of Retirement

Guido De Wilde is one of the great architects of Dubai hospitality, and now he's back.

The Man Who Built Marriott in Dubai, Guido De Wilde, Comes Out of Retirement

Hotels

Aman Dubai Could Be City’s Priciest Hotel: See How it Compares

Aman Dubai is scheduled to open in 2027, and wants to shake up the city as Aman did in New York.

Aman Dubai Could Be City’s Priciest Hotel: See How it Compares

Hotels

Jumeirah Names Chief Brand Officer One Week After CEO Shake-Up

Even without a CEO, Jumeirah's "2030 Mission" for growth remains on track.

Jumeirah Names Chief Brand Officer One Week After CEO Shake-Up

Cruises

The Cruise Arabia Alliance: Gulf Tourism is Getting More Collaborative

It is the latest development in trying to promote multi-country holidays in the Gulf.

The Cruise Arabia Alliance: Gulf Tourism is Getting More Collaborative

Tourism

Move Over Vegas, Saudi Unveils New Formula One Track

It may not have a 336-foot Sphere with U2, but the Qiddiya Speed Track isn't short of ambition.

Move Over Vegas, Saudi Unveils New Formula One Track

Hotels

Four Seasons Continues Its Signing Spree in Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia is now one of Four Seasons' largest growth markets.

Four Seasons Continues Its Signing Spree in Saudi Arabia

Hotels

Hilton’s Most Luxurious Brand Announces ‘Agritourism Resort’

Up till now, the LXR name has been reserved for private islands and palatial hotels. Now it's going to be used for an upmarket farming retreat.

Hilton’s Most Luxurious Brand Announces ‘Agritourism Resort’

Tourism

​​Dubai Hotels and Restaurants Featured In Netflix’s ‘Somebody Feed Phil’

Dubai gets a dedicated episode on 'Somebody Feed Phil'; right at the time that Dubai Tourism is going big on food.

​​Dubai Hotels and Restaurants Featured In Netflix’s ‘Somebody Feed Phil’