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Her Highness Sheikha Lubna Al Qasimi along with August Wilhelm Henningsen and HH Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum at a gala dinner held at Jumeirah Beach Club to celebrate the inauguration of the Lufthansa Technik office in Dubai.

Selim El Zyr, president and  CEO Rotana Hotels being awarded the ‘National Cedar Decoration’ by the Lebanese President Emile Lahoud as appreciation of his efforts and contribution to both the Tourism and Economical fields, together with his role in the development of the hospitality industry, in Lebanon and the Arab world.

Patrick Antaki, general manager, Le Meridien Al Aqah Beach Resort, Fujairah, receiving the prestigious ISO 9001:2000 certification by His Royal Highness Prince Andrew, Duke of York. This makes  Le Meridien Al Aqah the first tourism-related property on the East Coast to be recognised and certified for its outstanding quality standards.

Fouad Melhem, GM of Al Diar Siji Hotel, Fujairah, giving the Best Employee of the Year (2004) Award at the Asmak restaurant of the hotel as other staff and executives look on.

Sheraton Doha Hotel & Resort recently organised a staff party with the theme of Fiesta Latina for its 700 employees. Many competitive games were played and awards for significant achievements were handed out. Seen here is GM Gerhard Foltin, who appeared as a Hispanic noble man, partying with the staff.

Le Royal Meridien Beach Resort & Spa has been voted the Middle East’s leading spa resort by the world’s travel industry. The hotel has also been voted Dubai’s leading spa resort at the World Travel Awards ceremony. Seen here is Pam Wilby, general manager of Le Royal Meridien Beach Resort & Spa, receiving the prestigious award.