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Pilots said unregulated drones flown near airports can compromise aircraft safety leading to loss of lives.
January 27, 2015 - 14:44 GMT
“These drones are available everywhere now and people can easily buy them, but people have no awareness.

April 17, 2012

During the seminar
09:01 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Rail, the master developer and operator of the UAE’s national railway, has hosted three successive seminars for the logistics and bulk sectors in the Northern Emirates and Dubai.

Audi terminal
08:45 GMT
(press release)

So far over 355,000 man hours have been spent on what will be the biggest Audi terminal worldwide in terms of new cars on display.

Kia Motors
06:53 GMT
(press release)

As part of its ongoing efforts to support Jordanian civil society institutions, National Arab Motors, Kia Jordan has recently signed a three-way agreement with the Children’s Museum and UNRWA.

April 16, 2012

Etihad Airways
12:40 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has launched a recruitment drive in Oman to hire 400 new Omani employees by the end of 2012.

Emirates Airline
11:48 GMT

Emirates, one of the world’s fastest growing airlines, has officially launched its Facebook page – attracting over 300,000 fans within the first three weeks.

The campaign was launched in 2011 and kicked off its second GCC wide tour last March in Doha, Qatar
08:02 GMT
(press release)

The Bridgestone ‘Tyre Safety and Eco Station’ (TSES) campaign, which is touring the GCC with its second annual roadshow, will stop in Manama this week.

Etihad Airways
07:34 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, today launched its inaugural flight from Abu Dhabi to Basra in southern Iraq.

April 15, 2012

10:31 GMT
(press release)

Al-Futtaim Group inaugurated its first new dealership in Dammam, KSA, today (April 11) as part of its continued efforts to provide benchmarked auto services across the Kingdom.

10:25 GMT

In May 2012, the Porsche Engineering Group will be taking over responsibility for the Nardò Technical Center automotive proving ground in Apulia in southern Italy from Prototipo SpA.

Al Futtaim Motors
08:18 GMT

l Futtaim Motors, exclusive distributors of Toyota in the UAE announced the beginning of a long term relationship with Dubai Civil Defence (DCD) by signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU).

April 12, 2012

Etihad with Kanoo
12:24 GMT

Etihad Airways has signed a strategic partnership with Kanoo Travel to open four joint retail locations in Dubai.

April 11, 2012

Volkswagen road show
12:23 GMT
(press release)

Volkswagen Ali & Sons has taken to the road in collaboration with Volkswagen Middle East, for the final stop on its nine month roadshow bringing the comprehensive model range to the people of the GCC.

The new Mercedes-Benz G 500
09:13 GMT
(press release)

Mercedes-Benz has once again significantly upgraded the G‑Class, so reemphasising its position as the leader among off-road vehicles.

Suspension of the strike is aimed towards opening the door for negotiations
08:05 GMT

Representatives of maritime shipping and transport agencies announced Tuesday the suspension of a strike scheduled for Wednesday.

Etihad Rail leads safety and security delegation visit to Europe
07:49 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Rail has just returned from leading an extensive delegation visit with the Supreme Committee for Safety & Security to review best practice in the field of rail security.