Ghassan Aboud in Forbes Top 50 Most Influential Expats

The UAE is a melting pot of nationalities, with individuals from all over the world choosing to live in the country. In fact, it is among the few countries in the world where expats outnumber the local population. They contribute significantly to the economy and work...

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Debrief: Ghassan Aboud On Bloomberg

UAE-based businessman Ghassan Aboud tells Bloomberg Businessweek Middle East Editor Roger Field about the latest developments at his company including investing $600 million to establish a chain of hotels in Australia and a further $118 million to develop a new...

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Ghassan Aboud Awarded as leading hospitality investor

The winners of the fourth edition of the Leaders in Hospitality Awards 2018 were announced at the St. Regis Dubai on Sunday, 29 April.   The event, organised by BNC Publishing for the fourth consecutive year, saw a record-number of winners, 25 in total, being...

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Ghassan Aboud’s investments expand in Far North Australia

The Cairns Post newspaper published a news story about Ghassan Aboud’s ongoing "development spree" in Cairns, Queezland, after Mr. Aboud’s Crystalbrook Collection purchased a new prime CBD land in Cairns. The paper said, "the Syrian billionaire, who took out the top...

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Crystalbrook Collection will open their new five-star hotel Riley on 6 November in Cairns. Positioned at the northern end of the Cairns waterfront Esplanade, Riley features 311 rooms and suites; three restaurants and bars including Cairns’ highest rooftop bar, Rocco;...

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