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A unit of the new high-speed train is loaded onto a freighter in Barcelona on December 12, 2014, bound for Jeddah City in Saudi Arabia
December 28, 2014 - 08:20 GMT
Saudi Arabia has given a "final warning" to avoid delays on an $8.2 billion high-speed rail project which Spanish and Saudi firms are helping to build.

March 1, 2012

Etihad Airways
07:43 GMT

The Etihad Airways Football Community Week, in association with Manchester City Football Club, returns to Abu Dhabi and Dubai next week.

Porsche Boxster
07:09 GMT

At the beginning of March, Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG, Stuttgart, will be presenting one world premiere and two European premieres at the Geneva Motor Show.

February 29, 2012

11:14 GMT

Emirates and YouTube reported the addition of acclaimed actor Michael Fassbender to the project.

John E. Potter, Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority President and Chief Executive Officer, James Hogan, Etihad Airways President and Chief Executive Officer, and H.E. Yousef Al Otaiba, UAE ambassador to the United States
09:38 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways today announced the launch of non-stop daily flights to Washington, D.C., the airline’s fourth destination in North America, from March 31 2013, subject to regulatory approvals.

Len Hunt, President, Automotive, Al-Futtaim receiving award
09:26 GMT
(press release)

At a ceremony held on 23rd February, Al-Futtaim Motors, exclusive distributors of Toyota in the UAE were presented with certificates of appreciation by Dubai Police.

The new Land Cruiser
08:31 GMT
(press release)

Al-Futtaim Motors has announced the launch of the new 2012 Land Cruiser in the UAE.

Lexus GS
07:23 GMT
(press release)

Al-Futtaim Motors, exclusive distributor for Lexus in the UAE, today announced that the 2012 Lexus GS is now on sale in the UAE.

February 28, 2012

Bastakiya Cafe & Restaurant
11:47 GMT
(press release)

Arabian Courtyard Hotel & Spa, started the year 2012 on a successful and positive note as they were conferred upon the 2012 Trip Advisor Travelers Choice Hotel Award in the Bargain Hotels category.

Ismaeel Abdulatif-Bahrain
06:35 GMT
(press release)

Ford Middle East launched Ford Focus Rabaa, the first ever interactive inter-GCC rally tour, in an unprecedented and never-been-done-before initiative as part of its launch efforts surrounding the all-new 2012 Ford Focus.

Etihad Airways
06:04 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, will launch flights to Basra in southern Iraq from mid-April.

Dealer of the Year award
05:48 GMT
(press release)

National Arab Motors was named "Dealer of the Year 2011" during a gala dinner held by Kia Motors Corporation in Melbourne, Australia.

February 27, 2012

Emirates Airline
11:47 GMT

Emirates Middle East operations will receive a boost this August as the airline increases its daily capacity to both Kuwait and Doha, adding a total capacity increase of almost 29 percent across the two routes.

Porsche new 911 Carrera
09:27 GMT
(press release)

Following a spectacular regional premiere for Middle East enthusiasts at the Dubai International Motor Show, the new 911 Carrera and Carrera S Coupé have arrived at Porsche Centre Jordan, Nuqul Automotive.

British Airways
06:28 GMT
(press release)

British Airways saved enough fuel to power 550 flights from Heathrow to New York last year following the introduction of an online suggestion box for staff.

February 26, 2012

Emirates Airline
13:15 GMT
(press release)

Emirates Airline is holding two Cabin Crew Open Days on the 3rd and 24th of March 2012 at the Fairmont Hotels and Towers- Heliopolis.