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The new Dubai Tram that is slated to be launched in November could add significant value to the properties around this new mode of transport
October 14, 2014 - 04:55 GMT
After the success of Dubai Metro, now the Dubai Tram project could further change the dynamics of the real estate sector,

February 1, 2012

10:21 GMT

The Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Middle East has been given a fresh boost with the news that Qatar has joined the UAE, Bahrain and Saudi Arabia on the championship circuit for the first time.

The program was launched by the group in 2008 in order to replace trees uprooted by the Israeli occupation in the West Bank and Gaza Strip
09:24 GMT
(press release)

Central Trade and Auto Company provided sponsorship for an initiative to plant 500 trees in the Palestinian territories of the West Bank and Gaza Strip.

Emirates chauffeur-drive service
06:13 GMT

Emirates has now introduced a new fleet of 46 Mercedes E200 cars as a part of its Chauffeur-drive service for its First Class passengers, to and from Emirates Terminal 3 at Dubai International airport.

January 31, 2012

Emirates Aviation College's graduation
11:20 GMT

Emirates Aviation College honoured 197 graduates at Monday’s graduation ceremony.

Rabih Saab, President and Managing Director, Middle East and Africa, Travelport
10:15 GMT

Travelport has announced the activation of a regional Levant hub in Beirut that will oversee its growing Galileo and Worldspan travel agency network in Lebanon, Turkey, Jordan, Iraq and Syria.

During the annual congress
09:35 GMT
(press release)

Three parallel conferences discuss the culture of quality, education and health in the Arab world with regional and international experts.

Etihad Airways
09:03 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways is offering complimentary 96-hour tourist visas to guests transiting through the UAE, effective immediately.

Famco’s Managing Director Paul Floyd receiving the award from Volvo
06:48 GMT
(press release)

FAMCO had earlier won two international Operational Excellence awards and the coveted silver certificate in the Volvo Partnership Monitor programme.

Etihad Airways
06:29 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways has recently concluded a tender process to select global media agency partners.

January 30, 2012

13:19 GMT

The 2012 Hyundai Elantra took top honors in the most exclusive award in North America when it was named 2012 North American Car of the Year.

The start of flights to Najaf on 29 January 2012 secured flydubai’s position as the UAE airline with the largest Iraqi network, with four points
12:35 GMT
(press release)

flydubai, Dubai’s pioneering low cost airline, began its three-times weekly service to Najaf today, bringing its total number of destinations in Iraq to four.

The 360-seat Boeing 777-300ER will serve Dublin from 1st July
11:41 GMT

Just three weeks after the launch of flights to Dublin, Emirates has announced a larger aircraft will be deployed on the route from 1st July.

Refugees observe one of the newly constructed tents
10:01 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways, and WAHA International, the international non-profit, nongovernmental organisation, have teamed-up to transport disaster relief kits to Somalia.

Porsche Cayenne
08:34 GMT

The 100,000th second generation Cayenne was assembled in Leipzig just a few days ago.

Mercedes-Benz M Class
06:06 GMT
(press release)

The Third generation Mercedes-Benz M Class was unveiled at the 2012 Qatar International Motor Show.