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The city’s urban planning also involves evaluating the amount of office and retail space needed by 2020
March 27, 2014 - 07:55 GMT
The Emirate of Dubai will be fully prepared to receive 25 million visitors when it hosts the World Expo 2020 international event in six years’ time.

July 24, 2011

The Porsche Boxster together with its sister model, the Cayman, exceeded the 300,000 mark for the number of vehicles built for the last 15 years of production
10:49 GMT
(press release)

Almost exactly 15 years to the month after production began, the Porsche Boxster together with its sister model, the Cayman, exceeded the 300,000 mark for the number of vehicles built.

Düsseldorf International Airport
08:32 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways announced it would commence services to Düsseldorf in Germany from December 16, 2011.

July 21, 2011

The Cruzes of Muller, Huff and Menu leading the race
10:01 GMT

It was another very successful day for Chevrolet, as the Cruzes posted another 1-2-3 in Race 1 and a 1-2 in Race 2 in Donington, the home race of Chevrolet team.

2011 Ford Explorer
08:40 GMT
(press release)

The 2011 Ford Explorer has been redesigned from bottom to top, inside and out, to reflect a contemporary vision of what customers today want in a modern 4WD utility vehicle.

Chevrolet sold 2.35 million vehicles globally in the first six months of 2011
07:38 GMT

Chevrolet sold 2.35 million vehicles globally in the first six months of 2011, the best half-year performance in Chevrolet’s 100-year history.

July 20, 2011

12:59 GMT
(press release)

Boeing confirmed that American Airlines has selected Boeing to provide 200 narrowbody airplanes, with options for 100 more, to accelerate its single-aisle fleet replacement.

Abu Dhabi Airports Company
12:31 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi Airports Company kicked off its annual Student Ambassador Summer Programme today, with over 150 students joining ADAC for work experience during July and August.

The Riyadh service will be served using a Boeing 777 offering a choice of four cabins
10:26 GMT
(press release)

Due to strong, ever-increasing demand, British Airways’ winter schedule has been further revised to include daily flights from Riyadh instead of the six it had earlier announced.

Lexus received 2011 Initial Quality Study awards for four of the study’s categories
09:53 GMT
(press release)

Lexus ranked highest in the 2011 J.D. Power and Associates Initial Quality Study, outperforming all the other auto brands, and greatly differentiating Lexus from its competitors.

July 19, 2011

Speed of Magic is one of 20 exciting rides and attractions at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi
14:35 GMT
(press release)

Fearless explorers from across the region are diving into the realm of fantasy – racing across 4-D dreamscapes in hot pursuit of a Ferrari – on one of the most popular rides at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi.

Emirates Airline special fare bookings are available starting July 15th and are valid for the period starting August 1st until August 24th
13:08 GMT
(press release)

In anticipation of the holy month of Ramadan, Emirates, the world’s second largest airline, is lowering its fares for Egyptians travelling to Dubai to EGP2324, with bookings starting July 15th.

Nissan Pick-up 4x4
12:37 GMT
(press release)

BSTC, the exclusive dealers of Nissan in Jordan, presents an unmatched opportunity to own the ultimate Nissan Pick-up (4x2) and (4x4) in a various packages tailored to suit everyone.

July 18, 2011

AbdulMohsin Ibrahim Younes, CEO of  RTA, addressing the audience at London Business School in Dubai
13:04 GMT
(press release)

Students from London Business School’s Executive MBA (Dubai) programme have learnt first hand from a top official from Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority about strategy and corporate governance.

Ramadan special fares, covering 32 Emirates destinations, start from as low as AED 1,075
08:49 GMT

Emirates is offering passengers some excellent fares to 32 select destinations across Europe, Africa, the Middle East, Far East and the Indian Sub-Continent during Ramadan.

Linden Coppell, Chair of IATA Environment Committee
07:11 GMT
(press release)

The Head of Environmental Affairs at Etihad Airways has been appointed to chair the International Air Transport Association (IATA) Environment Committee.