Tag: Dubai Tourism

European business event planners explore Dubai’s world-class offerings and preview Expo 2020

A group of 55 business event planners and buyers from across Europe have concluded an experiential and knowledge-building tour of Dubai, exploring the city’s robust and ever-growing offering for meetings, conferences and incentive travel programmes. Hosted by Dubai Business Events (DBE), the city’s official convention bureau, the three-day ‘Discover Dubai 2020’ study mission was curated […]

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Dubai firms up position as the region’s top cruise destination with 51% rise in tourist footfall

Bolstering its position as a premier international cruise destination, Dubai concluded its 2018-19 cruise season with a record increase of over 51% in cruise tourist footfall and a 38% increase in cruise ship calls season-on-season. Dubai welcomed through Mina Rashid Cruise Terminal, the award-winning cruise tourist destination in the Middle East, 846,176 cruise visitors via […]

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Dubai Tourism chooses Travographer as its preferred travel photography partner

Travographer, the world’s fastest growing travel visual content provider, has been chosen as the most trusted coverage partner for all official activities conducted by Dubai’s Department of Tourism & Commerce Marketing. The association will leverage Travographer’s extensive local network of skilled professional photographers to capture travellers’ fondest memories, thus promoting and influencing tourism in the […]

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Dubai receives 8.10 million tourists in first half of 2018

Dubai welcomed a record 8.10 million international overnight tourists during the first six months of 2018, representing a consistent increase on the same period last year. Figures released by Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism) have confirmed the continued success of the emirate’s tourism sector, which at the end of 2017 was […]

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Dubai Tourism hosts four city roadshow in India

The roadshow is aimed to boost tourism from the Indian market and share insights into the upcoming 2020 Expo Dubai Tourism today embarked on its 4-city roadshow as part of its strategy to further boost the number of visitors to Dubai from India. With the first roadshow kicking off from Kolkata, the event will be […]

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Dubai Tourism signs up Nijhawan Group to leverage its top source market

Akansha Pandey | New Delhi Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DTCM) appointed Nijhawan Group as their India representation office led by Priyanka Nijhawan, Director-Representations, Nijhawan Group. In 2017, India retained the top spot as the inbound source market for Dubai. Indian arrivals to Dubai recorded a landmark 16.8% growth with 2.1 million Indian […]

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Dubai Tourism promotes 23rd Dubai Shopping Festival

Dubai is all set to celebrate the 23rd edition of the Dubai Shopping Festival from December 26, 2017, to January 27, 2018, providing visitors with the opportunity to enjoy a rewarding shopping experience, as well as chances to win prizes and entertainment for all the family. Organised by the Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE), […]

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Dubai Tourism records a growth of 10.6% in the first quarter of 2017

According to the latest figures released by the Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism), Dubai recorded a total of 8.06 million international overnight tourists in the first quarter of 2017, marking a remarkable 10.6%  increase as against last year’s figures. H.E. Helal Saeed Almarri, Director General, Dubai Tourism, commented, “We are extremely […]

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Dubai Tourism partners with Shah Rukh Khan to promote Dubai

Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism) has announced a new collaboration with Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan that would comprise of a series of short films, in which the actor would unravel the secrets of Dubai, offering his fans a chance to see the city through the star’s eyes. The project aims […]

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Dubai Tourism conducts Mega Fam for Indian travel trade

Dubai Tourism recently organised a Mega FAM trip comprising travel operators, wedding planners, MICE operators, niche segment specialists and travel media representing 16 cities across India. Dubai's Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DTCM) hosted 440 Indian delegates to showcase Dubai’s offerings as a business and leisure destination.

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