One of the biggest tourist exhibitions in Asia and the Middle East - Arabian Travel Market (ATM) will be held from 4 to 7 May 2010 in Dubai in the territory of business center Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre.
The current exhibition promises to be one of the most successful in the history of the Arabian Travel Market. According to the organizers, participants of ATM-2010 acquired 100% of available exhibition space. ATM-2010 is expected to exceed last year's figures, when the number of exhibitors was 2100.
Hotels and hotel business in general, are a priority of the exhibition. That is why almost all the leading hotel companies in the world seeking to present at Arabian Travel Market. This year is no exception. After a number of bad news for the tourism of Dubai, as well as a recent threat of default of a number of leading hotel projects of the emirate, including the famous archipelago of "The World", the exhibition organizers intend to use the Arabian Travel Market as a shop window in which to hotel investors and developers will be presented the latest directions of hotels development in Dubai.
A number of leading hotel brands intends to use the ATM-2010 for announcing the opening of its newest hotels. Thus, the brand Sofitel, which is a part of the corporation Accor, will present at the ATM-2010 new hotels, which the company opened this year in Morocco. This is Sofitel Rabat Jardin des Roses in Rabat and Sofitel Essaouira Mogador. Such giants as Starwood, Hilton and IHG will also announce the immediate prospects of development in the Middle East.
ATM-2010 is interesting not only for a broad representation of the world's largest hotel operators. ATM-2010 also provides for an opportunity to establish direct contact with regional managers. A number of Middle Eastern hotel chain plans to held on ATM-2010 their presentations and a number of commemorative activities. Thus, the hotel chain Habtoor Hotels, which operates in the hotel market of Lebanon and Dubai for 40 years, will celebrate its anniversary at ATM-2010. Their innovations at the exhibition will present a network of Arabian Courtyard Hotel & Spa. As a newcomer to the ATM-2010 will address Media One Hotel, a network of business hotels, which to date has so far only one operating property in the business center of Dubai Media City.
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