MODUL University Dubai Assistant Professor Dr. Ana Stranjančević from Department of Tourism and Service Management provides an expert opinion on the following article: - "Because demand for oil is on the downward spiral expanding investments in the development of tourism is an excellent strategy by the UAE, Dubai particularly to ensure long-term sustainability.
The UAE, particularly Dubai has been acknowledged as one of the world’s premier events and tourism destinations. Thus, to meet the growing demand of the industry talents are needed. There is no doubt that the UAE’s travel industry is growing leaps and bounds. This growth is poised to be supported by several proposed mega-projects that were recently announced. These forthcoming projects in tourism, entertainment and leisure will certainly drive further economic growth in Dubai. Indeed, all of them will represent man-made tourist attractions that are unique in the world, reflecting the latest tourism and hospitality trends. At MODUL University Dubai, we have recognized the importance of the current trends in global tourism industry. Therefore, one of the core courses taught at Modul is the Latest Trends in Tourism, Hospitality and Events. This course enables students to evaluate the principles and concepts in the field of tourism and events industry, to identify and analyze the impacts of contemporary trends on modern tourism and hospitality organizations within the international context."