Tag Archives: Arab

News: InterContinental Fujairah Resort opens in United Arab Emirates

InterContinental Fujairah Resort has opened in the beguiling Dibba, United Arab Emirates. The opening comes as Fujairah becomes increasingly popular with tourists, while the hotel opening demonstrates IHG’s commitment to expand its luxury portfolio across the region. InterContinental Fujairah Resort is a beachfront property situated on the shoreline of the exquisite Al Aqah Beach, beneath the spectacular backdrop of the ...

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IDFA: ’Amal’ Director Mohamed Siam on Documenting Disillusioned Arab Youth: ‘They Had to Swallow Their Dreams’

Having just a range of documentary shorts to his credit, Mohamed Siam was more than a little nervous to take the opening-night slot at this year’s IDFA with his feature debut, “Amal”. “It’s surreal,” he says. “I’m a bit nervous, but I hope people like it. They tell me that the cinema has 1,700 seats and it’s sold out, so ...

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Morelia: Cinepolis Bows Exhibition Operations in Arab Gulf States (EXCLUSIVE)

MORELIA, Mexico – Now ranking second in the world in terms of admissions, Morelia-based giant exhibitor Cinepolis is expanding into the Middle East and has set up a beachhead in Dubai with former Cinepolis India expansion chief Ashish Shukla at the helm. Plans are underway to raise a still unquantified number of screens in the Gulf states of Oman, Qatar, ...

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