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The insatiable appetite for connectivity is clear and consequently in-flight Wi-Fi is set to be one of the hottest trends for Middle East business aviation as we move into 2015,
December 9, 2014 - 04:55 GMT
While 9,450 new business deliveries valued at $280 billion are forecast between 2014 and 2024 around the world.

December 11, 2011

Henry George, Chief Technology Officer, Amierican Express ME receiving ACN Arab Tech award
10:55 GMT
(press release)

American Express Middle East’s new integrated ‘Card Management Solution’ has been named the best ‘Banking and Finance Implementation’ in the region, at the ACN Arab Technology awards.

Dr. Martin Winterkorn, the CEO of Volkswagen
08:10 GMT
(press release)

The CEO of Volkswagen Aktiengesellschaft, Prof. Dr. Martin Winterkorn, highly commended the performance of the workforce in 2011.

During the meeting
05:40 GMT
(press release)

SME policy, and more recently policies, have become important priorities for GCC policymakers as a means to support economic growth and diversification, productivity, innovation and employment.

December 8, 2011

09:31 GMT
(press release)

Al-Futtaim Motors, exclusive distributor for Toyota in the UAE, announced its participation in the Al Ain Motor Festival, taking place at Al Ain Convention Centre from 8 to 11 December 2011.

08:59 GMT
(press release)

UPS's holiday logistical miracle will be bigger and better than ever this year, with global package volume increasing and U.S. residents gaining the ability for the first time to control their deliveries.

flydubai aircraft with dnata air conditioning unit truck
07:05 GMT

More than 100 airport and government dignitaries, customers and suppliers joined dnata’s senior management last night for a gala dinner in Erbil to celebrate the re-launch of the dnata brand in Iraq.

Range Rover Evoque
07:01 GMT
(press release)

Alfardan Premier Motors, launched the newest edition to the Range Rover family - the long anticipated Range Rover Evoqueduring a glittering event at the newly renovated Land Rover showroom.

Emirates Airline
05:20 GMT

Emirates provided lucky golf fans the chance to play alongside some stars of the game as the tournament week got under way with the Rolex Pro-Am.

December 7, 2011

During the event
11:20 GMT
(press release)

The 2011 Quality Day awards, an annual awards ceremony was held to promote competitiveness among Nuqul Group companies and sharing good sustainability practices at all levels.

Etihad Airways
09:41 GMT

Etihad Airways, the national carrier of the United Arab Emirates, has successfully reduced carbon emissions by a combined total of nine tonnes on two flights from Australia to Abu Dhabi.

Lina Mulla, the National Director of SOS Jordan During the agreement
08:20 GMT
(press release)

National Arab Motors, Kia Jordan has extended its financial support to the SOS Children’s Village, a charitable initiative to support orphans in the Kingdom.

Emirates Airline
06:08 GMT

Emirates, will add an additional five weekly flights to Paris by the end of 2012. The increase in flights is in direct response to strong passenger demand on the route.

The airline has hired nearly 110 chefs since announcing in May it would introduce fully-qualified and classically-trained international chefs dedicated to food service excellence in its Diamond First Class cabins
05:31 GMT

Qualified First Class Chefs are now officially onboard Etihad Airways flights to London, Sydney, Melbourne and Paris.

December 6, 2011

The Attar Family with the Centennial Award for Best Chevrolet on Show at ECCF for their 1959 Chevrolet Corvette
10:51 GMT

To celebrate its 100th anniversary, Chevrolet presented the Centennial Award for the Best Chevrolet on Show at the Emirates Classic Car Festival.

Etihad Airways
06:30 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways, has successfully carried more than 100 historic manuscripts from Berlin’s State Library (Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin) to the National Library of Australia (NLA) in Canberra.