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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 9, 2011

Mohammed Mattar, Emirates’ Divisional Senior Vice President Airport Services
09:26 GMT

In addition, boarding gates will close 50 minutes prior to the revised scheduled time of departure to ensure flights leave on time. Latecomers to the boarding gate will be denied boarding.

Louis Chevrolet
09:04 GMT
(press release)

Here to celebrate Chevrolet’s Centennial at the Dubai International Motor Show with a special appearance will be Louis Chevrolet himself, thanks to the region’s first-of-its kind augmented reality.

BMW 7 Series
08:23 GMT
(press release)

To mark the 40th Anniversary of the unification of the United Arab Emirates BMW Group will launch the BMW 7 Series UAE 40th Anniversary Limited Edition at the 2011 Dubai International Motor Show.

08:04 GMT
(press release)

Juma Al Majid Est., the sole distributor of Hyundai Motor in the UAE, brings the brightest and the best of Hyundai to Dubai International Motor Show DIMS.

07:40 GMT

At the end of October, widely known as Breast Cancer Awareness month, different people and organizations came together to organize events to raise money and support the cause.

Etihad Airways
05:45 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, is celebrating reaching 50,000 fans on its Facebook page by launching a giveaway.

Limited edition Land Cruiser
05:36 GMT
(press release)

Al-Futtaim Motors, has chosen the Dubai International Motor Show to begin celebrations of the 40th anniversary by revealing the limited edition Land Cruiser.

November 3, 2011

Toyota 4x4 vehicle
11:03 GMT
(press release)

Toyota 4x4 has announced the launch of its pilot 4x4 Academy piloting in Bahra, close to Jeddah.

10:09 GMT
(press release)

Al-Futtaim Motors has announced that Toyota will once again be the biggest exhibitor in this year's motorshow, reiterating the brand’s market leading position in the UAE.

09:43 GMT
(press release)

The all-new Chevrolet Malibu, the first global midsize sedan, will make its regional debut at the Dubai International Motor Show on November 10, 2011.

Sam Eltibi, Executive Director, Dollar Thrifty Automotive Group MENA & Asia Pacific
09:07 GMT
(press release)

Dollar Thrifty Automotive Group (DTG) MENA and Asia Pacific will participate at this year’s World Travel Market (WTM) taking place in London.

08:43 GMT
(press release)

Lexus claimed back the top spot among luxury automotive brands in US Consumer Reports' reliability ranking, beating BMW, Mercedes-Benz and Porsche.

Al Tayer Showroom
06:58 GMT
(press release)

Jaguar Land Rover has released year to date sales figures for the UAE demonstrating strong performance growth from January to September 2011, indicating a return to pre-recession sales levels.

Emirates Airline
06:51 GMT

Emirates airline produced a net profit of Dhs 827 million (US$ 225 million), for the first six months of its current financial year ending 30th September 2011.

Etihad Airways
05:51 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways’ inaugural flight to the Republic of the Seychelles touched down at the Seychelles International Airport on Mahé this afternoon.