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Cairo's notorious traffic costs Egypt LE47 billion ($6.5 billion) every year, or 2.5 percent of its current GDP, according to a recently released World Bank study.
June 10, 2014 - 12:28 GMT
Cairo is also under-supplied with public transport, compared to similar large cities around the world.

November 13, 2011

Fernando Alonso and Felipe Massa visit Ferrari World Abu Dhabi
06:25 GMT
(press release)

Scuderia Ferrari drivers Fernando Alonso and Felipe Massa made their mark at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi last night, creating personalised hand moulds to go on permanent display.

06:20 GMT
(press release)

The third Boeing [NYSE: BA] 787 Dreamliner, ZA003, touched down Saturday at the Dubai International Airport on the eve of the biennial Dubai Air Show, marking the Middle East debut for the all-new jet.

Stefano Domenicali, Hossam Hosni, Enrico Galliera and Pietro Innocenti unveil the Ferrari 458 Spider at the Dubai motorshow
05:55 GMT

Al Tayer Motors, one of the UAE’s premier automobile dealerships and exclusive Ferrari importer-dealer, is showcasing the Ferrari 458 Spider at the Dubai International Motor Show.

Ali Mostafa with the Range Rover Evoque
05:43 GMT

Al Tayer Motors, launched the eagerly awaited Range Rover Evoque last night at a glittering event at Meydan Hotel.

November 10, 2011

Joerg Breuer, Managing Director of BMW Group Middle East
11:50 GMT
(press release)

BMW Group Middle East has unveiled a number of new models on the first day of the 11th Dubai International Motor Show, including the pioneering BMW Vision Connected Drive concept car.

Mercedes-Benz stand at the Dubai International Motor Show
11:10 GMT
(press release)

The luxury German automotive manufacturer revealed a trio of magnificent new machines for the Middle East from its stand.

Chevrolet TrailBlazer
10:16 GMT

Chevrolet’s toughest, most refined midsize sport utility vehicle, the TrailBlazer, made its global debut today at the opening of the Dubai International Motor Show in the Middle East.

Robin Colgan, MD, Jaguar Land Rover MENAP and John Edwards, Global Brand Director, Land Rover
09:56 GMT
(press release)

Today at the Dubai International Motor Show, Land Rover revealed a prototype of the Land Rover DC100 Defender concept specially developed to suit the conditions of the Middle East.

MINI Celebrates 10th Anniversary at the Dubai Motor Show with Fabio Cannavaro
09:44 GMT
(press release)

MINI once again defied convention by making the 'stars' come out in the daytime on the first day of the Dubai International Motor Show.

Mr. Stefan Mecha, Managing Director Volkswagen Middle East & Mr. K. Rajaram, CEO Al Nabooda Automobiles
07:51 GMT
(press release)

Volkswagen Middle East in collaboration with its long-term Dubai partner, Al Nabooda Automobiles, is showcasing its range of models at the 12th annual Dubai International Motor Show.

Lexus GS
07:33 GMT
(press release)

Al-Futtaim Motors, exclusive distributor of Lexus in the UAE, today unveiled the much-awaited all-new Lexus GS coinciding with the opening of the Dubai Motor Show.

06:57 GMT
(press release)

Ford and Lincoln products have seen their sales in the GCC jump by 55 percent so far this year at a time when the region's industry performance was relatively flat.

06:27 GMT
(press release)

Rolls-Royce Motor Cars has announced strong sales in the Middle East region at the Dubai International Motor Show today.

05:42 GMT
(press release)

Bombardier Aerospace will touch down at the Dubai Airshow in the United Arab Emirates from November 13 to 17, 2011.

November 9, 2011

The new Motorola RAZR
11:30 GMT
(press release)

The new Motorola RAZR, which was unveiled in Dubai on 25 October, will be available for purchase in stores on 11 November.