Articles tagged “jordan”

Tourism

Dubai’s Ambitious $8.7 Trillion Economic Plan Prioritizes Tourism

It's interesting to note how each of Dubai's ambitious economic predictions rests on its tourism prowess and its ability to attract international visitors.

Dubai’s Ambitious $8.7 Trillion Economic Plan Prioritizes Tourism

Tourism

United Arab Emirates Revises GDP Forecast Higher on Tourism Resurgence

As Middle Eastern nations look to diversify their economy beyond oil, tourism will most likely be the strongest sector to drive this change.

United Arab Emirates Revises GDP Forecast Higher on Tourism Resurgence

Tourism

Jordan Proposes $300 Million ‘Tourist City’ Near Jesus’ Baptism Site

It's sort of hard not to be a little skeptical of claims that this project will not be over-commercialized and exploitative.

Jordan Proposes $300 Million ‘Tourist City’ Near Jesus’ Baptism Site

Tourism

Israel Red Sea Resort City Draws Scrutiny for Paying Airlines a Subsidy to Come

Keen to feature the resort city of Eilat in the international tourism map, Israel has reintroduced the plan that allows airlines to avail $65 subsidy for every arriving passenger. However, it may take more than this for the government to woo tourists to the expensive city.

Israel Red Sea Resort City Draws Scrutiny for Paying Airlines a Subsidy to Come

Tourism

CDC Advises Americans Against Traveling to France, Jordan and Tanzania

The spread of the Omicron variant still has U.S. health officials concerned, with a new list of countries being added to its advisory list. Bans and warnings show no signs of ebbing — for now.

CDC Advises Americans Against Traveling to France, Jordan and Tanzania

Tourism

Jordan Tourism Adjusts to Rapid Changes in Destination Marketing

Embracing influencers and virtual reality, Jordan tourism is working to evolve as destination marketing tactics change.

Jordan Tourism Adjusts to Rapid Changes in Destination Marketing

Tourism

Jordan Tourism Hopes Drone Video Marketing Can Trump Regional Strife

Raising awareness with awe-inspring footage may not be enough to bring in travelers when fear is an issue, but it can help redefine armchair tourism.

Jordan Tourism Hopes Drone Video Marketing Can Trump Regional Strife

Tourism

Jordan sees tourism numbers drop by 10% in first quarter of 2013

Jordan has focused promotional efforts on western journalists and travel bloggers, yet the nation has only seen numbers from those regions decline. Meanwhile, Saudi Arabian travelers and other visitors from the region are picking up the slack.

Hotels

Jordan hotel industry fears new tax will scare away international brands

The government is looking to make a greater profit off its growing hotel industry, but hoteliers don’t want greediness to stifle the attractiveness of the market before it has time to mature.

Jordan hotel industry fears new tax will scare away international brands

Airlines

Amman’s new international terminal opens as a tribute to the culture within

Jordan’s history and culture is woven into the smallest design elements of the new terminal and will serve as an example to other airports looking for ways to exude local culture to travelers passing through.

Amman’s new international terminal opens as a tribute to the culture within