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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.

October 19, 2011

Etihad Airways
06:43 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways and American Airlines announced today that they will offer passengers the opportunity to redeem frequent flyer miles on flights booked on each other’s networks.

October 18, 2011

Emirati Film Director and Producer, Ali F. Mostafa
11:41 GMT
(press release)

Luxury automotive manufacturer Land Rover has revealed it is behind ‘Classified’, the latest online film series from Emirati Film Director and Producer Ali F. Mostafa.

Rob Huff, Alain Menu and Yvan Muller, Chevrolet Drivers
09:57 GMT
(press release)

Rob Huff, Alain Menu and Yvan Muller will be driving the Chevrolet Cruzes in the 2012 World Touring Car Championship (WTCC)

dnata
09:45 GMT

dnata has recently added four brand new de-icing vehicles to its fleet of ground support equipment at Geneva airport.

Hani El Assaad, SITA Regional Vice President Middle East and North Africa
08:39 GMT
(press release)

SITA announced that Air Arabia, selected the SITA Horizon passenger management system to provide a seamless transit service at Air Arabia’s 70 departure points.

Al-Futtaim Honda
07:13 GMT
(press release)

Al-Futtaim Honda, has made it easier for customers to purchase a high quality Honda vehicle with the launch of the Approved pre-owned vehicle program in the UAE.

Kia Amateur Australian Open
07:05 GMT
(press release)

National Arab Motors (Kia Jordan), in collaboration with the Jordanian Tennis Federation, recently concluded the Kia Amateur Australian Open at the Royal Automobile Club of Jordan.

October 17, 2011

Frank Bernthaler, Director of Sales and Marketing, Mercedes-Benz Cars
13:19 GMT
(press release)

Daring drivers from around the region will have the opportunity to command the fearsome V8 engines of Mercedes-AMG’s latest powerhouses.

flydubai
13:10 GMT
(press release)

Dubai-based low cost airline flydubai has been named the region’s best value for money airline in a recent UAE poll, collecting 31% of the total vote.

BMW
12:02 GMT
(press release)

BMW Group Middle East is gearing up for the 2011 Dubai International Motor Show with a host of new models that will demonstrate the luxury motor manufacturer’s leadership in innovation and individuality.

Etihad Airways
11:22 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, today announced it would soon begin flights to Tripoli.

Space Camp Team
10:05 GMT
(press release)

A schoolteacher and a student from the UAE recently attended the 2011 Boeing Educators to Space Camp program held in Huntsville, Alabama in the United States.

This initiative will provide an extra layer of activity identified by the IRB as being critical to the development of nations who wish to improve their international rugby standing
09:59 GMT

Emirates Airline has recently announced their sponsorship of a new XV’s rugby tournament initiative, the Emirates Four Nations Cup.

Samer Doueier, Ammar Al Johmani & Dana Younis
09:27 GMT
(press release)

Dana Younis from Abu Dhabi will be driving around in style this year as the winner of the “Be Surprised” competition organised by Volkswagen Ali & Sons in the United Arab Emirates.

Cadillac SRX
09:07 GMT

The Cadillac SRX, a fast-rising favorite among midsize luxury crossovers, receives a significant upgrade for the 2012 model year starting in November.