Chairman lauded for services to tourism

HE Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem, chairman Dubai World, is set to be presented with the AHIC 2009 Leadership Award at the AHIC conference on May 3 by Sol Kerzner, chairman and CEO of Kerzner International. Bin Sulayem, who is frequently acknowledged by the real estate and hospitality industries for his role in steering growth in the region, has been singled out by the hotel investment sector in recognition of his contribution to the growth of Dubai.