Articles tagged “saudi arabia”

Airlines

Riyadh Air Inks Partnership With Delta. Plus CEO Tony Douglas on Global Ambitions

The partnership is one of the most notable for the Saudi Arabian startup, which is looking to launch its first flights next year.

Riyadh Air Inks Partnership With Delta. Plus CEO Tony Douglas on Global Ambitions

Airlines

Indian and Middle Eastern Carriers Boost Connectivity to Tap India’s Outbound Potential

Indian travelers are looking at Middle East for short-haul trips. Airlines from India and the region are in a race to attract them.

Indian and Middle Eastern Carriers Boost Connectivity to Tap India’s Outbound Potential

Tourism

Over 1,000 Die in Hajj Pilgrimage Amid Global Heatwave

As Saudi Arabia battles a fatal heatwave that has claimed over 1,000 lives during the Hajj pilgrimage, the global heat crisis continues to intensify.

Over 1,000 Die in Hajj Pilgrimage Amid Global Heatwave
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Podcasts

Introducing the New Season of Skift Travel Spotlight Podcast

Saudi Arabia’s tourism plans are nothing if not bold. In the latest season of this limited-series podcast, Skift explores how innovative ideas in design, experience, and sustainability are shaping the Kingdom’s development.

Introducing the New Season of Skift Travel Spotlight Podcast

Luxury

There’s a Huge Opportunity For Saudi Tourism – But it Needs to Embrace Nuance

If Saudi Arabia is serious about tourism, it will need to cater to a wide range of people and price points. What I want to see is room for a certain segment of the private sector: early-stage entrepreneurs and innovators building something from the ground up.

There’s a Huge Opportunity For Saudi Tourism – But it Needs to Embrace Nuance

Airlines

Saudia Group Orders More Than 100 New Airbus Jets

The huge order - one of the largest aircraft deals of the year so far - is in addition to existing deliveries bound for the Saudia Group.

Saudia Group Orders More Than 100 New Airbus Jets

Podcasts

Airlines Get a Boost From Business Travel’s Comeback

Today's podcast looks at aviation's surprise boost, Chase's new perk, and Saudi Arabia's luxury focus.

Airlines Get a Boost From Business Travel’s Comeback

Airlines

This Saudi Airline Hopes to Triple in Size: The CEO’s Plan For Getting There

Flyadeal's new CEO Steven Greenway says the scale of airline's expansion attracted him to the role. His challenge now is turning targets into tangible results.

This Saudi Airline Hopes to Triple in Size: The CEO’s Plan For Getting There

Airlines

Akasa Air’s Plan to Expand Beyond India

Central to Akasa's expansion strategy is its substantial order of 226 planes with Boeing. The airline seems confident about the planemaker's capabilities. Will Boeing 'deliver?'

Akasa Air’s Plan to Expand Beyond India

Podcasts

Airbnb Eyes Speedy International Expansion

Today's podcast looks at Airbnb's international expansion, Tripadvisor's new plans, and Saudi Arabia's new cruise brand.

Airbnb Eyes Speedy International Expansion