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The objective of the report was to quantify the economic impact of the aviation sector and its subsequent Dubai-based supply chain
November 17, 2014 - 21:47 GMT
Emirates airline, Dubai Airports and the aviation sector as a whole contributed $26.7 billion to the economy of Dubai in 2013.

November 29, 2011

International Air Transport Association
10:00 GMT
(press release)

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) called for a renewed focus on cooperation among aviation stakeholders in the Middle East and North African (MENA) region to manage the challenges of growth.

Abu Dhabi Airports Company
09:40 GMT
(press release)

H.E Abdulla Rashed Al Otaiba, Chairman of Department of Transport Abu Dhabi officially opened Airport Council International (ACI) Airport Exchange 2011 at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Center (ADNEC).

Regional Debut of the new M-Class at DIMS 2011 ahead of its launch in 2012
05:51 GMT
(press release)

The new 2013 Mercedes-Benz M-Class is already proving to be a hit in the region, with the German automotive manufacturer receiving overwhelmingly positive feedback from visitors at the DIMS 2011.

UNRWA Students
05:05 GMT
(press release)

National Arab Motors (Kia Jordan) sponsored the Zarqa Education Zone Running Race organized by the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA).

Etihad Airways
04:57 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways today urged all guests currently booked on flights to or from Damascus to contact the airline if they wanted to change their travel plans.

November 28, 2011

International Air Transport Association
11:10 GMT
(press release)

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global traffic results for October.

General Motors
08:45 GMT
(press release)

As part of its commitment to provide the best after sales and customer care experience, General Motors Middle East hosted the 2011 Dealer Technician Skills Competition in Dubai.

Etihad Airways
08:11 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways has made several changes to its London-bound flights ahead of the 24 hour strike by Border Agency staff across the United Kingdom on Wednesday, November 30.

Emirates' Mobile boarding pass
07:12 GMT

Emirates now offers customers in Doha the option of receiving a mobile boarding pass on their internet-enabled mobile device – providing customers with a stress-free, paperless travel experience.

Etihad Airways
06:10 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways announced it would outsource the accounting of passenger and cargo revenues to aviation accountancy specialist Kale Consultants Ltd. from April, 2012.

November 27, 2011

Etihad Airways
09:09 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates, will host the 44th Annual General Meeting of the Arab Air Carriers Organisation (AACO) between 28 and 30 November.

Emirates Airline
06:28 GMT

Emirates kicked off its Rio de Janeiro countdown in style last night, as the airline got ready to launch daily services to the 2014 FIFA World Cup host city from 3rd January 2012.

Abu Dhabi Airports Company
06:07 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi International airport, launches today as part of its newly launched innovative website, an online competition giving contestants the chance to win 20 free flight tickets over 4 weeks.

Emirates Airline
05:54 GMT

Emirates’ A380 route network extended to Germany today with the launch of services to Munich.

Central Trade and Auto Company
05:40 GMT
(press release)

Central Trade and Auto Company recently announced receiving numerous entries for the international competition, Toyota’s Sixth Dream Car Art Contest, through the participation of several public and private schools in the Kingdom.