Dubai taxi drivers to serve as tour guides

According to The Khaleej Times, nearly half of the city’s 3,504 cab drivers have completed a tourist awareness training which teaches drivers about key landmarks, hotels, events and attractions in Dubai.

Marriott International launches Arabic website

Marriott International Inc. has launched an Arabic version of its website in a bid to build on the USD 100 million of revenue booked annually through the site every year by customers in Arabic-speaking countries.