All posts tagged "Ian Scott"

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    Ian Scott Departs Dubai Tourism for AMG

    In a newly created role, AMG Ltd’s parent group has appointed Ian Scott as Group Managing Director....

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    Dubai Tourism Thanks the Trade

    Dubai Tourism hosted a ‘thank you’ lunch for the trade in Dublin’s number one wine-bar, Ely Wine...

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    Irish Visitor Numbers to Dubai Up 8.1 Per Cent

    Dubai welcomed 11,629,578 guests in 2014, a 5.6 per cent increase on 2013, while Irish visitor numbers increasing by 8.1 per cent to 51,047 last year, compared to 47,201 in 2013.   Ian Scott, Director UK & Ireland, Dubai Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing, said: “The 2014 figures demonstrate healthy year-on-year...

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    Dubai Tourism to Focus on Eight Themes in 2015

    “All our promotional activity in 2015 will focus on eight core themes: Gastronomy, Beach and Marine, Outdoor Adventure, Culture and History, Spa and Hotel, Shopping, Family, and Events,” Ian Scott, Director UK & Ireland, Dubai Tourism, said in an interview with Irish Travel Trade News. “We also have the world’s most famous...

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    Irish Visitor Numbers Increase by 19% in August

    Dubai Tourism reports a 19% increase in Irish visitors this August to 3,301, compared with 2,775 in August 2013. The cumulative effects of an expanding product portfolio, competitive pricing and mega-fams for agents have heightened exposure for Dubai across Ireland.  Ian Scott, UK & Ireland Director, Dubai Tourism, said: “The increase in Irish visitors...

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    Ingrid is Now on Maternity Leave

    Congratulations and best wishes to Ingrid Aagesen, Dubai Tourism, who is now on maternity leave. While Ingrid is away, please contact Ian Scott, Director UK & Ireland, at: iscott@dubaitourism.co.uk .

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    Dubai Sees 7.5% Increase in Irish Visitors for Q3

    The latest figures from Dubai Tourism show that Irish visitor numbers to Dubai have continued to increase in quarter three of 2013. The growth follows the success of the first six months of 2013 which showed that Ireland is a rapidly growing source market for Dubai. The total number of Irish visitors...

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    Busting Consumer Myths, Inspiring Agency Staff

    Ian Scott, Director UK & Ireland for Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing, responds to questions...

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    Irish Visitors Increase 16% in January – June

    Ireland is a rapidly growing source market for visitors to Dubai, increasing by 16% in the first...

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    Discover Dubai in the Palm of Your Hand

    Trying to help a client book a trip to sun drenched Dubai – but not sure where...

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    Discover Dubai in the Palm of Your Hand

    Trying to help a client book a trip to sun drenched Dubai but not sure where they should go and what they should do? Fret no more and download Dubai Tourism’s new iPad and iPhone app. This free destination guide will help any travel agent plan the trip of a lifetime for...

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    Irish Visitors to Dubai Increase by 16%

    Dubai welcomed 5.5 million tourists in the first half of 2013, representing an 11% increase year-on-year, and illustrating that the emirate is well on its way to achieving its Tourism Vision for 2020. The visitor figures for the first six months of the year, released by Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce...

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    Dubai sees growth year on year from the Irish Market

    Visitor numbers from Ireland are up 12% in direct comparison to the same period in 2012. A total of 11,033 guests in stayed in Dubai in quarter one of 2012 versus 12,373 over the same period in 2013 highlighting that Dubai continues to be a holiday hotspot for Irish visitors. Visitors increased by 26% in...

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    Frying Pan Adventures with Arva Ahmed

    Currently ranked No. 2 out of 107 activities in Dubai on Tripadvisor, Frying Pan Adventures presents visitors with “an undiscovered foodie side to Dubai”. Founded by Arva Ahmed, a resident of Old Dubai and avid food writer / blogger, a Frying Pan Adventure winds its way through Dubai’s most historic streets, exploring,...

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    Dubai Tourism Celebrates Growth in Irish Visitors

    Dubai Tourism was celebrating new record figures for visitor arrivals from Ireland at World Travel Market, with the figures for quarter three showing an increase of 54% over the same quarter of last year. These numbers show, on an annualised basis, a record increase of 29%, making Dubai the fastest growing destination out of Ireland. Irish Travel Trade News is pleased to...

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    Stella and JP Win Dubai Event Prizes

    Stella Cleary-Ackland of Cellet Travel Services and JP Thompson of the Sunday World were the two lucky winners at last night’s Dubai event in Dublin hosted by Dubai Tourism, Kerzner International and Etihad Airways. Stella won two tickets from Etihad Airways to next Sunday’s GAA Hurling All Ireland Senior Championship replay final...