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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 1, 2011

09:21 GMT
(press release)

Rolls-Royce Motor Cars will glide into this year’s Dubai International Motor Show with a new Bespoke Phantom model.

08:05 GMT
(press release)

More than 100 Aviation experts from across the MENA have gathered for two days of intense discussions at in Jordan, to find new ways to improve the efficiency, safety and sustainability of air transport.

ASIMO, The Humanoid Robot
07:09 GMT
(press release)

ASIMO will be making its presence once again at the Dubai International Motor Show from November 10 to 14 at the Honda stand to encourage and inspire young students to study the sciences.

Etihad Airways
06:34 GMT

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, today announced the Fantastic Falling Fares promotion, which will see fares to destinations slashed by as much as 50 percent.

Lufthansa AG
06:03 GMT
(press release)

On November 2, 1976, the first Lufthansa flight touched down at Abu Dhabi International Airport, then called Abu Dhabi Al Bateen Executive Airport.

918 RSR, Porsche's racing labratory
05:57 GMT

Porsche will emphasize its “Intelligent Performance” at the Dubai International Motor Show (November 10-14), with the display of the racing laboratory 918 RSR and new 911 Carrera.

October 31, 2011

Jazeera Airways
11:38 GMT
(press release)

Jazeera Airways Group today announced a nine-months net profit of KD 9.2 million and third quarter (Q3) net profit of KD 6.1 million, up 36% from Q3 2010.

11:20 GMT

Travelport, today announces that Galileo and Worldspan-connected travel agents globally can now benefit from enhanced connectivity on flight bookings with Saudi Arabian Airlines.

Junior Rugby team
09:37 GMT
(press release)

The final event of the Etihad Airways Junior Rugby Festival took place at Zayed Sports City in Abu Dhabi on Friday 28th and Saturday 29th October.

Bands Across Borders concert
09:25 GMT
(press release)

Central Trade and Auto Company recently sponsored the ‘Bands Across Borders’ concert which was held at the Cultural Palace on Friday, the 28th of October.

GX 460 Interior Cabin Medium
09:19 GMT
(press release)

Al-Futtaim Motors has announced the arrival of the luxurious GX460 which transitions into the new model year 2012 with a combination of family-friendly comfort, safety, off-road capabilities and premium craftsmanship.

Etihad Airways
07:36 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has announced it will commence operations to Mahé in the Republic of Seychelles on November 2.

Abu Dhabi Airports Company
07:14 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi Airports Company (ADAC) announced today that the Quality Assurance Department received 2 STAR Awards for “Best Public Sector Complaint Management & Service Recovery”.

Cadillac’s 2012 range delivers the power and refinement of the brand, setting the standard of the world in the automotive industry
05:53 GMT
(press release)

Cadillac is set to showcase the award-winning collection of 2012 vehicles including the 2012 CTS Coupe and Escalade with new sport package at the 2011 Dubai International Motor Show in November.

Swiss International Airlines
05:49 GMT
(press release)

Swiss International Air Lines increased its total income from operating activities to CHF 3 707 million (USD4 218 million) for the first nine months of 2011, a 5% improvement on the prior-year period.