Author Archives: Yousef Baarah

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About Yousef Baarah

Yousef is Venture Magazine’s Head of Business & Concept Development. He can be reached at yousef.b@alfaridah.com.jo

Groupe ADP

France’s Groupe ADP in Talks to Buy Queen Alia International Airport Operator

French airports operator Groupe Aeroports de Paris (ADP) said it has begun exclusive negotiations to acquire Airport International Group (AIG), which runs Jordan’s Queen Alia International Airport (QAIA). “Groupe ADP, in consortium with Meridiam and ASMA Capital Partners B.S.C., enters…

Lada brand

Lada Returns to Jordan

The Russian automobile manufacturer AvtoVAZ has relaunched the Lada brand in Jordan after a 20-year absence. The model line up that will be featured in the new showroom will include the Vesta five-door sedan, Lada Granta, the 3-door and 5-door…

Jordan Compact

The Jordan Compact: One Year on

The Jordan Compact has no doubt helped the Kingdom better cope with the impact of the Syrian refugee crisis. But for it to truly live up to its promise, some changes will need to be made. By Shaddin Al Masri…

Turkish Airlines

Flying Properly

Turkish Airlines recently invited regional media channels and social media activists to explore Slovenia and Croatia and Venture was among them.  The cooperation between the Turkish Airlines, Slovenian Tourist Board, the Croatian National Tourist Board, the Zagreb Tourist Board, the…

InterContinental Hotels Group

BEAUJOLAIS NOUVEAU AT INTERCONTINENTAL JORDAN

BEAUJOLAIS NOUVEAU AT INTERCONTINENTAL Hotels Group JORDAN Under the patronage of H.E. Mr. David Bertolotti, French Ambassador to Jordan, and in partnership with Air France KLM, represented by Mrs. Manal Al-Nammari, Regional Manager;InterContinental Jordan represented by Mr. Carlos Malliaroudakis, General…

VOD DUBAI

SUCCESSFUL DEBUT FOR VOD DUBAI INTERNATIONAL JEWELLERY SHOW

SUCCESSFUL DEBUT FOR VOD DUBAI INTERNATIONAL JEWELLERY SHOW Consolidated trade and consumer jewellery exhibition organised by DV Global Link – a joint-venture company between Italian Exhibition Group and the Dubai World Trade Centre – proves a huge hit A successful first…

resorts

Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts opens in Chiang Mai

Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts opens in Chiang Mai as Thailand expansion strategy gains momentum.  Hospitality group strengthens its presence in one of Southeast Asia’s most dynamic destinations with the opening of Mövenpick Suriwongse Hotel Chiang Mai, its sixth property in…

Fashion Week

VOD DUBAI INTERNATIONAL JEWELLERY SHOW JOINS FORCES WITH ARAB FASHION WEEK

Best of fashion and jewellery unite as the region’s biggest jewellery extravaganza partners Dubai’s first unique platform for pre-collections and ready-coutur ” Fashion Week “. Dubai is now home to the world’s latest jewellery-fashion power couple after the respective organisers…