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The objective of the report was to quantify the economic impact of the aviation sector and its subsequent Dubai-based supply chain
November 17, 2014 - 21:47 GMT
Emirates airline, Dubai Airports and the aviation sector as a whole contributed $26.7 billion to the economy of Dubai in 2013.

September 9, 2014

Al Tayer praised the strategic partners whose efforts were integral part of the success of the RTA in the successful operation of the Dubai Metro.
04:55 GMT

The Dubai Metro will celebrate on Tuesday its fifth anniversary amid very healthy indicators of success in the operational efficiency

September 8, 2014

The emirate is now reviving development plans as its real estate market recovers and its safe haven status in the turbulent Middle East attracts heavy inflows of money.
20:06 GMT

The expansion could allow Dubai’s fast-growing flagship carrier Emirates to shift its operations to the new facility by the mid-2020s, airport officials said.

Nissan Motorsport
09:49 GMT
(press release)

Nissan and Norton will celebrate the 30th anniversary of Nissan’s first Bathurst 1000 pole position at the Supercheap Auto Bathurst 1000 this year.

Honda
09:41 GMT
(press release)

Al-Futtaim Honda,exclusive distributor for Honda vehicles in the UAE, expects to post double digit growth in its fleet sales this year driven by positive business sentiment in the UAE.

Etihad Airways
09:08 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), will add a new daily flight between Abu Dhabi and Karachi to offer a double daily service from 18 November 2014.

RJ Airbus 310 cargo aircraft at QAIA
07:45 GMT

Royal Jordanian Airlines has secured 5-year RA3 and ACC3 EU certifications for its cargo operations from Amman to any EU country, starting May 2014.

September 7, 2014

Lexus LX 570
10:15 GMT
(press release)

Central Trade and Auto Company (CTA), the exclusive dealer for Lexus in the Kingdom, announced the launch of the limited edition supercharged Lexus LX 570 in the Jordanian market.

Emirates arrives to a water cannon salute
05:25 GMT

Emirates, a global connector of people, places and economies, has today marked its inaugural flight to Brussels in Belgium.

September 4, 2014

Toyota
05:25 GMT
(press release)

Central Trade and Auto (CTA), the exclusive Toyota dealer in the Kingdom, is sponsoring the long-awaited special performance by comedian Nemr Abou Nassar, "U.F.O.".

Saudi Arabia has approved a number of new airport development projects worth more than SR5 billion ($1.33 billion), according to reports.
04:55 GMT

The projects include building a new airport at Jazan called the King Abdullah Bin Abdulaziz Airport and the expansion of the airport in Arar.

September 3, 2014

Land Rover sport
08:13 GMT
(press release)

Land Rover has revealed the new Discovery Sport, the world’s most versatile and capable premium compact SUV.

Emirates Airlines arrives to Oslo
06:25 GMT

Emirates, a global enabler of trade and business, has expanded its Scandinavian reach today with the start of its daily non-stop service to Oslo.

September 2, 2014

The Audi A6
15:26 GMT
(press release)

Audi Jordan, represented by Nuqul Automotive, has introduced the latest Audi A6 model that will captivate the hearts and minds of Audi lovers across the Kingdom.

Flights will start to Oslo and Brussels on September 2 (File/AFP)
12:29 GMT

The biggest Middle Eastern airline, Emirates, added two more destinations to its network this week including Oslo and Brussels.

Land Rover Mobile App
08:29 GMT
(press release)

Jaguar Land Rover MENA announced that its regional mobile apps have become available on the Android platform, in line with efforts to further enhance its customer service experience.