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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.

September 14, 2011

Chevy logo 2011 Camaro Convertible
13:29 GMT

As Chevrolet approaches its 100th anniversary on November 3, 2011, it has still not managed to solve the mystery behind the most recognizable automotive emblem in the ME, the iconic Chevrolet bowtie.

More than 800 people attended Emirates' Roadshow Gala Dinner event at St Petersburg's Ice Palace
12:02 GMT

Emirates' acclaimed hospitality warmed St Petersburg's Ice Palace last night, paving the way for the launch of flights to the city from 1st November.

Paradise Island, Mauritius
10:56 GMT

Emirates airline will introduce two additional flights between Dubai and the Paradise Island, escalating the service to 11 weekly flights.

Etihad Airways
07:51 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways today announced the start of flights to Nairobi, its first destination in East Africa.

September 13, 2011

Emirates Airline
12:51 GMT

Emirates will partner the championship as the new naming rights sponsor for the next three years in an agreement with event promoters World Sport Group.

Audi A6 Passive safety
09:56 GMT
(press release)

The Euro NCAP consortium has awarded the new Audi A6 the maximum five-star rating for passive crash safety.

Captain Jahed Azimi, Chief Executive Officer of East Horizon Airlines
09:10 GMT
(press release)

East Horizon Airlines announced the appointment of Captain Jahed Azimi as Chief Executive Officer ahead of its operational debut in October 2011.

Ralph Speth, CEO, Jaguar Land Rover
07:21 GMT
(press release)

The Jaguar XF has been announced as Auto Express Driver Power 'Car of the Decade'.

Abu Dhabi Airports Company
07:16 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi Airports Company (ADAC) today announced the completion of the first phase of the new cargo terminal for handling perishable goods.

Europe's Best Business Class, SWISS Business Class lie flat seat-A330-300
06:57 GMT
(press release)

Swiss International Air Lines has been named “Europe’s Leading Airline Business Class” in this year’s World Travel Awards.

Mini Festival
06:36 GMT
(press release)

MINI fans across the Middle East will descend upon the UAE next month to participate in one of the hottest events of the year.

Emirates Airline
06:18 GMT

Emirates will operate the first ever A380 service into Riyadh this month, in honour of Saudi Arabia’s 81st National Day.

September 12, 2011

Air Arabia
12:12 GMT
(press release)

Air Arabia, the first and largest low-cost carrier in the Middle East and North Africa, announced today that it will shortly introduce direct service to two new destinations in Ukraine.

The graduates and their parents at the Etihad graduation ceremony
07:09 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the UAE, today welcomed its latest group of Emirati graduates.

September 11, 2011

2012 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1
13:31 GMT

The 2012 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1’s supercharged 6.2L engine is SAE-rated at 580 horsepower and 754 Nm of torque – making it the most powerful production Camaro ever.