Dubai Food Park (DFP), the region’s largest specialized zone dedicated to serving the rapidly growing food sector, today signed an AED1.35 billion investment agreement with Ningxia Forward Fund Management Company to build a world-class China-UAE Food Industrial cluster in Dubai. The strategic agreement will significantly consolidate China’s stake in the burgeoning Middle East food industry…

The Singapore Tourism Board (STB) and the Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB) have jointly unveiled a unified brand, Passion Made Possible, to market Singapore internationally for tourism and business purposes. Launched officially in Singapore by Minister of Trade and Industry (Industry) S Iswaran, and supported by the Ministry of Communications and Information (MCI), the agencies’ first…

Ras Al Khaimah Tourism Development Authority (RAKTDA), has announced that the world’s longest and highest zip line will officially open on the UAE’s highest peak, Jebel Jais, in December. With the exact length of the zip line remaining a closely-guarded secret until the multi-million dollar adventure tourism product’s opening, the zip line will propel the UAE’s…

Melbourne’s reign as the world’s most liveable city has been extended for an unprecedented seventh year by the prestigious Economist Intelligence Unit’s (EIU) annual Liveability Index. The Index surveys 140 of the world’s cities and Melbourne has come out on top again. Since the index began in 2006, Melbourne has consistently come in the top…

The Cyprus Tourism Organisation (CTO), which organizes and promotes tourism within the Republic of Cyprus, has revealed that the Mediterranean island is readying for a significant influx of visitors from across the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) during the forthcoming Eid Al Adha celebrations in September. The anticipated surge in regional visitors travelling to Cyprus comes…