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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 21, 2011

Emirates Airline
12:32 GMT

Emirates has increased its commitment to Sudan with the introduction of one additional flight per week, providing a daily, non-stop service between Dubai and Khartoum Civil Airport from 5th December 2011.

11:28 GMT
(press release)

This year’s BMW Group Middle East ‘Stay Alert. Stay Alive.’ road safety campaign aims to raise awareness of the importance of wearing seatbelts.

Jaguar Land Rover
08:42 GMT
(press release)

Jaguar Land Rover MENAP has once again showcased its brand strength and product leadership within the region by winning two of the most important and prestigious auto awards at the Middle East Motor Awards.

Etihad Airways
08:11 GMT

Etihad Airways, the national carrier of the United Arab Emirates, has been named Airline of the Year by Arabian Business magazine.

Etihad Airways
06:35 GMT

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.

November 20, 2011

The new Chevrolet Malibu
10:07 GMT

The new Chevrolet Malibu has been awarded “2012 Car of the Year” by Sport Auto magazine, one of the leading motoring publications distributed across the Middle East.

James Hogan, Etihad Airways’ Chief Executive Officer
09:30 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has signed up as principal corporate partner of the not-for-profit Australia Gulf Council (AGC).

08:36 GMT

Porsche is celebrating overwhelming consumer response to the new 911 Carrera S, unveiled for the first time in the region at the Dubai International Motor Show.

British Airways
08:21 GMT
(press release)

British Airways is launching a five-year programme of investment for the benefit of customers, coinciding with the company’s biggest brand advertising campaign for a decade.

Jazeera Airways
06:21 GMT
(press release)

Award-winning airline Jazeera Airways, the largest airline serving the Middle East out of Kuwait, today issued its monthly operational performance report for September 2011.

Central Trade and Auto Company
06:06 GMT
(press release)

Central Trade and Auto Company, the exclusive dealer for Toyota, Lexus and Hino vehicles in the Kingdom, recently sponsored a celebratory dinner held at the Orthodox Club.

November 17, 2011

11:15 GMT
(press release)

Boeing and Qatar Airways have announced that Qatar Airways will be the launch customer for Boeing’s new Electronic Flight Folder.

Seung Tack Kim, Senior Executive V. P. of Hyundai
10:37 GMT
(press release)

Hyundai Motor Co. ranks big in the region, according to Senior Executive V. P. of Hyundai, Seung Tack Kim, who announced that the company is not only 5th in sales in the UAE, but also 2nd in the entire Middle East.

Jaguar Land Rover
08:30 GMT
(press release)

Jaguar Land Rover, the UK's largest automotive design, engineering and manufacturing employer is looking to further expand its workforce as it embarks on its most ambitious growth plan in recent history.

07:23 GMT
(press release)

Boeing enjoyed a highly successful Dubai Airshow 2011, highlighted by strengthened alliances with partners in the Middle East, landmark commercial airplane orders.