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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 3, 2011

Abu Dhabi International Airport
10:08 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi Airports Company and Arik Air announced today the launch of Arik Air flights, Nigeria’s largest international carrier, to Abu Dhabi International Airport.

Jazeera Airways
10:06 GMT
(press release)

Jazeera Airways today launched one of its biggest sales of the year, offering travellers one-way fares starting at KD 20.

Evoque Wireframe at JBR
06:44 GMT

Residents of JBR were the first to witness the unveiling of a unique outdoor installation in the form of the Evoque ‘wireframe’.

October 2, 2011

Al-Tayyar Travel Group
12:31 GMT
(press release)

Al-Tayyar Travel Group supports “The Charity Association of Prince Salman bin Abdul Aziz ", within its social responsibility program.

During the race
12:13 GMT
(press release)

Mattias Ekström and Edoardo Mortara completed an Audi one-two-three triumph in extremely difficult conditions.

The Emirates A380 greeted with the traditional water cannon salute at O R Tambo International Airport
12:02 GMT

Johannesburg welcomed its first scheduled Emirates A380 service yesterday, as flight EK761 from Dubai arrived at O R Tambo International Airport.

Abu Dhabi Airports Company
11:10 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi Airports Company announced that the timetable for the period November 2011 – March 2012 at Abu Dhabi International Airport presents an 8% increase.

Lexus GS 450h
09:54 GMT
(press release)

After a long wait, Toyota Motor Corporation finally unveiled the next generation Lexus GS 450h hybrid at the 2011 Frankfurt International Motor Show from September 13th to the 25th.

Emma Hamilton, Middle East Marketing Manager for event organisers, Seatrade
09:35 GMT
(press release)

Local, regional and international maritime professionals will descend on Abu Dhabi today (Monday 3 October) for three days of eagerly anticipated debate.

During the roadshow, SAMACO will display a number of Volkswagen’s iconic cars and offer test drives
08:27 GMT
(press release)

SAMACO announced their first roadshow which will run until November in Jeddah, Riyadh and Khubar bringing the entire Volkswagen model range to the people in the Kingdom.

Hassan Ali Al Majed, Director General of GOP
08:23 GMT
(press release)

GOP announced that it had taken complete charge of the Vessel Traffic Management System (VTMS) operations at the Khalifa Bin Salman Port’s (KBSP) harbour control tower.

Qatar Airways Chief Executive Officer Akbar Al Baker, and Marty Bentrott, Vice President of Sales for the Middle East, Central Asia and Russia
08:19 GMT

Boeing has delivered Qatar Airways’ 100th airliner, a Boeing 777-200LR (longer range), at a ceremony in Everett.

Mark Kass, Regional Managing Director of Al-Futtaim Honda
08:07 GMT
(press release)

Honda is revving up to make an impactful return to the Dubai International Motor Show with the much anticipated regional reveals of two popular models.

Abu Dhabi International Airport
07:43 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi Airports Company released the traffic report for Abu Dhabi international Airport for the month of August 2011.

07:43 GMT
(press release)

Ford is the official GITEX Technology Week automotive partner for the fourth consecutive year.