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9011 27 May 2021

Millennium Place Mirdif Appoints New as General Manager

Bassam Bou Sleiman brings 17 years of hospitality experience working in the GCC region.

United Arab Emirates, Dubai 27 May 2021) - Millennium Place Mirdif, the new four-star hotel property development in Mirdif Hills community by Dubai Real Estate Co., has announced the appointment of Bassam Bou Sleiman as General Manager of the hotel.

In his new role, Bou Sleiman will oversee and organise the new property pre-opening developments which gear up for Q4, 2021 opening.

Born and raised in Lebanon, Bassam brings 17 years of hospitality experience working in the GCC region. Previous roles have taken him to Riviera Hoteland Resort Beirut, Mist Hoteland Resort Ehden by Warwick International Hotels, The Palms Hoteland Resort in Kuwait, Le Meridienand Crowne Plaza.

Welcoming his new appointment, Bassam Bou Sleiman stated: "It is an absolute honor to accept this appointment. Millennium Place Mirdifis an exciting property and a new addition to Mirdif area as the only hotel spot within a residential neighborhood that will add to the list of touristic destinations in Dubai. And I look forward to this new challenge."

The hotel will be featuring 248 keys of which 116 rooms and 132 residential apartments along with a variety of dining options including Hunterand Barrel from Australia, Batchig "The Lebanese-Armenian Restaurant", Habanos Cigar Loungeand Bar, The Urban Bar, G-Level an all-day dining restaurant and the rooftop pool bar, gym, spa and multi-purpose meeting space which makes the "Millennium Place Mirdif" as an excellent choice for corporate team building escapes from the city within the city.

"Watching the development of Millennium Place Mirdif coming together in the last stages, I can't wait to welcome the rest of our team and open Mirdif's number one leisure destination hotel," he added.

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About Millennium Place Mirdif

Millennium Place Mirdif is a four-star, chic urban hotel concept with 116 rooms and 132 apartments along with a variety of dining options, gym, spa and multi-purpose meeting space. It is the first hotel in the Mirdif area and 10 minutes away from Dubai International Airport with a great view overlooking Mushrif Park and Mirdifs bicycle tracks. The property includes beautiful interior designs and contemporary architectural features combining modern lifestyle demands with luxurious and artistic touches.

The hotel is managed by Millennium Hotels Resorts, Middle East Africa (MEA), recognized as one of the fastest growing hotel management companies in the region.

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About Millenniumand Copthorne Hotels

Millenniumand Copthorne Hotels (MC) is a London-based global hotel company, which owns, manages and operates over 145 hotels across some 80 locations worldwide. Its properties are in key gateway cities such as London, New York, Los Angeles, Paris, Dubai, Doha, Beijing, Shanghai, Seoul, Singapore and Hong Kong. MC is the hotel arm of Singapore-listed global real estate company City Developments Limited (CDL). MCs global brand Millennium Hotels and Resorts (MHR) has four distinct hotel collections - Lengs Collection, M Collection, Millennium Collection and Copthorne Collection - throughout Asia, Europe, the Middle East, New Zealand and the United States. Occupying the best locations around the world, MHR has the perfect address for business and leisure travellers. Listed on the London Stock Exchange in 1996, MC was delisted on 11 October 2019 following a successful privatisation exercise launched by CDL.

Millennium Hotels Resorts Middle East Africa currently operates 50 hotels in addition to 22 hotels in the pipeline across the region. From a single property in Abu Dhabi, Millennium Hotels Resorts, Middle East Africa has expanded into various neighbouring destinations and is now recognised as one of the fastest-growing regional hotel management companies in the Middle East Africa. Along the way, the company has cultivated partnerships with reputable and respected owners.

For more information, please visit www.millenniumhotels.com