Jumeirah Group ponders Manchester move

THE boss of Dubai-based hotel group Jumeirah has cited Manchester as a potential location for UK expansion.

Jumeirah operates the Burj al Arab hotel in Dubai which is designed to mimic a dhow's sail and spinnaker.

In an interview with the Daily Telegraph chief executive Gerald Lawless said he would like to add to the three hotels the group runs in London and expand elsewhere in the UK on an "opportunistic basis".

He said: “We would be very interested to see which other cities would sustain a J... You can carry on reading TheBusinessDesk.com for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...