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A lack of coordination on air traffic control among GCC states has been blamed for the region’s increasing congestion problems.
October 23, 2014 - 04:55 GMT
Failure to solve the GCC’s airspace congestion issues will negatively impact the Dubai economy.

December 19, 2011

Porsche 911 GT3 R Hybrid
06:21 GMT

Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG continues to invest in the development of innovative drive technologies in motorsport.

December 18, 2011

flydubai
10:00 GMT
(press release)

Today Boeing delivered the 7,000th 737 to come off the production line to Dubai-based flydubai. The airplane is flydubai's 14th Next-Generation 737-800 with the new Boeing Sky Interior.

Porsche Panamera
07:58 GMT

So far this year, Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG, Stuttgart, has delivered 109,709 units of the 911, Boxster/Cayman, Cayenne and Panamera model lines to its customers worldwide.

Porsche Panamera
07:21 GMT

So far this year, Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG, Stuttgart, has delivered 109,709 units of the 911, Boxster/Cayman, Cayenne and Panamera model lines to its customers worldwide.

Volvo Ocean Race
07:07 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways and Abu Dhabi Sailing and Yacht Club (ADSYC) will host the Abu Dhabi Junior Sailing Festival when the race comes to the UAE’s capital in the new year.

Etihad Airways A330-300 greeted by water cannon at Düsseldorf airport
05:37 GMT

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has commenced non-stop flights from its home base in Abu Dhabi to Düsseldorf, Germany.

December 15, 2011

Etihad Airways receiving the award
07:57 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has been honoured for its commitment to the environment at China’s 2011 Top Travel magazine awards.

December 14, 2011

Salem Obaidalla, Emirates’ SVP Commercial Operations Europe & Russian Federation; H.E. Khalid Nasser Rashid Lootah, UAE Ambassador to Ireland; H.E. Abdulrahman Ghanem Almutaiwee, UAE Ambassador to the UK; Leo Varadkar, Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport, Ireland; Thierry Antinori, Emirates’ EVP Passenger Sales Worldwide; Margaret Shannon, Emirates’ Country Manager, Ireland; and Richard Vaughan, Emirates’ DSVP Commercial Operations Worldwide
12:49 GMT

Emirates took Ireland by storm last night with a high profile gala dinner to promote its brand new daily flight to Dublin, beginning 9th January.

Etihad Airways
10:24 GMT

Guests of Etihad Airways holding a boarding pass from December or January flights will receive complimentary admission to see the biggest names in golf playing in Abu Dhabi.

Emirates Airline Cup of Nations XV’s rugby tournament
08:24 GMT

Day two of the three-day Emirates Airline Cup of Nations XV’s rugby tournament heralded resounding victories for Hong Kong over Kenya and for Brazil over the UAE.

December 13, 2011

Boeing
12:53 GMT
(press release)

Boeing and Southwest Airlines today announced a firm order for 150 fuel-efficient 737 MAX airplanes.

Etihad Airways
09:47 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has been voted “Best International Airline”, as revealed at the Airports Company South Africa (ACSA) Feather Awards on December 7.

Nuqul Automotive basketball match
09:32 GMT
(press release)

Nuqul Automotive Social Club has recently invited all brands employees to participate in a basketball match that was held at Nuqul Automotive’s showroom where they faced each other in a friendly match.

General Motors
09:12 GMT

General Motors’ dealers in the Middle East reported total sales of 10,741 vehicles in November 2011.

Emirates Airline
08:49 GMT

Emirates’ flights to Venice will go double daily from 25th March next year.