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Final chance to vote at World Travel Awards Middle East 2014

25 March 2014 - London

Final chance to vote at World Travel Awards Middle East 2014

World Travel Awards (WTA), 'the Oscars of the travel industry', is issuing a final call to voters ahead of the Middle East Gala Ceremony 2014.

The red-carpet awards presentation event will take place at the stunning JW Marriott Marquis Dubai on May 4th 2014, and there is just a week to go before voting closes on March 31st.

The 2014 Middle East Gala Ceremony is the first stage of the annual Grand Tour, which will see World Travel Awards visit six continents in its search of the very best in the travel tourism, and hospitality industry.

A full list of the organisations competing for the prestigious trophies is here:

Head over to the official World Travel Awards website and register to vote here:

World Travel Awards president Graham Cooke said: "With just a few weeks to go before we start our 2014 Grand Tour excitement is starting to build amongst our nominees in the Middle East.

"Recognition by the World Travel Awards is seen as the highest accolade in the industry, and your vote can really make a difference. Register, and get involved now."

World Travel Awards Gala Ceremonies are widely regarded as the best networking opportunities in the travel industry, attended by government and industry leaders, luminaries, and international print and broadcast media.

Middle East Gala Ceremony 2014

Notes to Editors

About World Travel Awards

Hailed as 'the Oscars of the travel industry', World Travel Awards celebrates its 21st anniversary this year and is acknowledged across the globe as the ultimate travel accolade and aims to celebrate those brands that are pushing the boundaries of industry excellence.

WTA's global media partner network includes International New York Times, TV5Monde, CNBC Arabiya, Newsweek, Outlook Traveller, Travel & Leisure, Khaleej Times, Trade Arabia, TTN, Trav Talk India, Publituris, ASTA Network, Breaking Travel News, Travel Daily News International and Focus on Travel News.

This global media partner network has a monthly readership of 1.7 million and a TV audience reach of 90 million.

For more info about the WTA Middle East Gala Ceremony 2014 & bookings visit:

For the World Travel Awards Middle East Gala Ceremony Media Kit visit:

To download WTA logos visit:

About JW Marriott

JW Marriott is part of Marriott International's luxury portfolio and consists of beautiful properties in gateway cities and distinctive resort locations around the world. These elegant hotels cater to today's sophisticated, self-assured travellers, offering them the quiet luxury they seek in a warmly authentic, relaxed atmosphere lacking in pretence.

JW Marriott properties artfully provide highly crafted, anticipatory experiences that are reflective of their locale so that their guests have the time to focus on what is most important to them. Currently, there are 55 JW Marriott hotels in 23 countries; by 2015 the portfolio will encompass 78 properties in 28 countries.

The "Marquis" designation is reserved for select downtown properties that offer the highest level of comfort, technology, personal service, meeting facilities, privacy and world-class amenities.

Visit Marriott International, Inc. (NYSE: MAR) for company information.
For more information or reservations, please visit our web site at, and for the latest company news, visit


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