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The city’s urban planning also involves evaluating the amount of office and retail space needed by 2020
March 27, 2014 - 07:55 GMT
The Emirate of Dubai will be fully prepared to receive 25 million visitors when it hosts the World Expo 2020 international event in six years’ time.

June 26, 2011

Kia Jordan’s Marketing Manager Mohammad Omar and the tournament’s General Supervisor Shamel Daghestani during the press conference
11:18 GMT
(press release)

National Arab Motors recently held a press conference announcing the final details of the quarterfinals of the 2011 Kia Champ –Copa America.

Photo from inaugural event at Istanbul Airport
09:08 GMT
(press release)

Air Arabia announced that it has started direct services to the city of Istanbul, Turkey from the carrier’s main hub in Burj Al Arab International Airport, Alexandria.

June 23, 2011

Boeing
15:23 GMT
(press release)

Boeing’s new aircraft and innovative technologies attracted thousands of customers, partners, government officials and media at the 2011 Paris Air Show.

Peter Baumgartner, Etihad Chief Commercial Officer; Miroslav Dvorak, Czech Airlines President & CEO Prague Airport; Ali Saleh, Etihad VP Alliances & Partnerships; Jiri Marek, Czech Airlines Vice President Sales & Marketing with cabin crew of both airlines
15:14 GMT
(press release)

The flag carriers of the Czech Republic and the United Arab Emirates – Czech Airlines and Etihad Airways – have signed a new codeshare agreement.

British Airways
13:02 GMT
(press release)

British Airways customers flying through Terminal 5 at Heathrow are now benefiting from even more space and improved facilities following the opening of a new £340m third part of the terminal.

Copenhagen
11:32 GMT

Emirates delivered a clear message to the Danish capital last night that daily flights to Dubai were just weeks away.

Etihad Boeing 777 Freighter
11:08 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Crystal Cargo today announced that it has taken delivery of its first Boeing 777 Freighter.

Chevrolet and MOFILM logo
09:54 GMT
(press release)

Chevrolet and MOFILM are calling on filmmakers from around the world to create short films that capture the spirit of road trips.

Boeing 777 Freighter
09:36 GMT
(press release)

Boeing today announced the delivery of a 777 Freighter to Abu Dhabi-based Etihad Crystal Cargo.

Noufa AlAfeefi during her work as an Air Traffic Controller at the Sheikh Zayed Air Navigation Centre
09:36 GMT

UAE national Noufa AlAfeefi has become the first UAE female national to receive UAE Air Traffic Control Area Certificate from the General Civil Aviation Authority.

Porsche Boxster
08:39 GMT

The Porsche Boxster together with its sister model, the Cayman, exceeded the 300,000 mark for the number of vehicles built.

Edward Plaisted, Skytrax’s CEO, presents Peter Baumgartner, Etihad Airways’ Chief Commercial Officer, with the Skytrax Award for Best Airline First Class
08:26 GMT

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has been named as the airline with the Best First Class in the world in Skytrax’s annual World Airline Awards.

Sultan Al Habtoor and Ahmed Al Habtoor receiving the Mitsubishi Parts Sales Achievement Award FY 2010
08:19 GMT
(press release)

Al Habtoor Motors, the official dealer of Mitsubishi in the UAE adds yet another prestigious achievement to its long line of credits.

Samuel Liyanage, Etihad Head of eCommerce Development, and Amol Vijay Patankar, Etihad Manager - Websites accepting the first prize in the airlines category at the Pan Arab Web Awards
07:54 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways has won first prize in the airlines category at the 7th annual Pan Arab Web Awards, one of the top awards programs for digital developments in the region.

Jazeera Airways
07:25 GMT
(press release)

Award Winning Jazeera Airways and Lufthansa Technik AG, have extended their existing 10-year Total Engine Support TES contract signed in 2006 for an additional two years.