Transport & Shipping
August 20, 2014
It takes 800 workers just 65 to 80 days to assemble, install, test, paint, furnish and deliver an Emirates Airbus A380, the iconic double-decker aircraft that has been creating headlines and delighting travellers since it first entered Emirates service in 2008.
Land Rover has revealed a first look inside Discovery Sport with the release of a short film showing glimpses of the cabin design.
August 19, 2014
Egypt has selected a Saudi consultancy to draw up the plan for the government's mega project to transform the Suez Canal waterway into a hub of international investment and free trade zones.
Etihad Airways announced the appointment of Matthew Jennings, a seasoned federal and international government affairs leader with more than a decade of experience, to the newly-created Senior Manager of Public Affairs post, based in Washington, D.C.
August 18, 2014
Promises by Chinese president Xi Jinping to build a “Silk Road” and the Red Med project proposed by Benjamin Netanyahu were renewed this year, raising concerns about negative implications on the Suez Canal.
"Egypt has a new vision, that will not affect Egypt's water share, and we are expecting that the other party responds to it," said El-Moghazi.
Kia Motors Corporation announced the expansion of its ongoing global corporate social responsibility (CSR) program, the ‘Green Light Project’.
August 17, 2014
The certificates, agreed upon by President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi as a source of financing the new Suez Canal project, will be issued through public sector banks over a period of 5 years.
Mahmoudia Motors - the sole and official dealer of the Jaguar and Land Rover brands in Jordan - announced the launch of a promotional campaign on the Land Rover LR4.
Air Arabia announced that from September 2, 2014 it will run three flights per week from its new hub in Ras Al Khaimah to Chittagong, Bangladesh.
August 14, 2014
The Oman Railway Company (ORC) unveiled a list of pre-qualified consortiums to undertake its national railway project on Wednesday, according to a report by theTimes of Oman.
Qatar Airways will become the first Gulf carrier to serve Eritrea from December 4.
Al-Futtaim Motors, exclusive distributor of Toyota in the UAE, is offering some of its most popular models at very attractive monthly payments as part of its ‘We’re not kidding’ campaign.
August 13, 2014
İstanbul's third airport, currently under construction and set to open in 2017, will be named after President-elect Recep Tayyip Erdoğan.
Emirates used the loan to take delivery of its 50th superjumbo, the bank said.