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Marriott expansion plans focus on UAE

Marriott International aims to open a further 15 hotels in the UAE, in addition to the five currently operating, by 2010 confirmed company chairman J.W. Marriott at the Global Travel & Tourism Summit in Dubai. The move is part of the company's global expansion strategy, which includes 40,000 rooms and 150 properties currently in development. The projects also include a flagship development in Egypt and five new properties in Saudi Arabia.

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