It was good to meet up with Kim Tan, Director of Business Development at the Shangri-la, after his recent business trip to Moscow. Apart from discussing how our own business with the hotel could improve it was also nice to learn how Oman is focusing on the ‘Brics’ countries for its inbound tourism.
Kim Tan of Shangri-La’s Barr Al Jissah Resort and Spa
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Oman Air has collected the Airline of the Year award at France’s Laurier d’Or du Voyage d’Affaires. The Gold award was presented at the International French Travel Market IFTM-Top Resa, France’s leading international travel and tourism trade fair.
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Arab tourism ministers, at a meeting in Jordan chose Muscat as the Capital of Arab Tourism for 2012.
Rainbow over Muscat
I wonder what events are going to start from Jan 1st.
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It must be quite a task to undertake all the changes in lettering needed when a hotel changes from one management company to another.
Here, in Oman, Al Bustan Palace has just undergone a change with it now being A Ritz Carlton Hotel.
Al Bustan Palace A Ritz Carlton Hotel
We visited it recently and the transport already has had an artist hand paint the new management name. I expect there will be lots more to do until its all finished.
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With a Board of Trustees which includes a couple of US Secretaries of State, a Queen, and innumerable ‘others’ the Aspen Institute is a high profile organization based in the United States.
Later 2011 it will be hosted by Oman’s Royal Opera House when they open the “Aspen Creative Arts World Summit” . This opening season for the Royal Opera House in Oman will have an extraordinary program – including Continue reading
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