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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.

August 22, 2011

Cadillac Converj Concept
07:50 GMT
(press release)

The innovative Cadillac Converj Concept, a dramatic luxury coupe with extended-range electric vehicle technology, is moving forward as a production car that will be called the Cadillac ELR.

Ford F-150 rated highly in J.D. Power APEAL
07:12 GMT
(press release)

Customers increasingly are demanding top fuel efficiency, and they are rating Ford highly for delivering.

August 21, 2011

During the event
12:30 GMT
(press release)

Bustami and Sahib Trading company the exclusive dealers for NISSAN automotive in Jordan, sponsored the Fawanees Ramadan initiative which was held in Orphan Care charity organization located in Al-Hussein Camp.

Jane Westley competing in the 2011 Dextro Energy Triathlon ITU World Championship Series in London
10:10 GMT

Emirates’ sponsored athlete Jane Westley, finished first in her age group and second overall at the 2011 Dextro Energy Triathlon ITU World Championship Series in London this month.

During the event
09:32 GMT
(press release)

Nuqul Automotive the sole dealer for Porsche, Audi, Volkswagen and Skoda recently celebrated its fifth anniversary during an Iftar at the Orthodox Club in Abdoun.

During the Iftar
08:56 GMT
(press release)

Central Trade and Auto Company, recently held an Iftar that brought together various leaders and representatives of Jordan's media and press, at Beit Sitti restaurant.

August 18, 2011

Etihad Airways
13:15 GMT

Etihad Airways today announced Lynette Dobson from Abingdon, England, as the lucky winner of two tickets to the Maldives through its ‘Escape to Paradise’ Facebook competition.

General Civil Aviation Authority
11:33 GMT

The UAE General Civil Aviation Authority announced that air traffic movements in the UAE grew at a rate of 7.3% in July 2011 compared to the same month last year.

Rolls-Royce
10:37 GMT
(press release)

Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Doha welcomed the first ever Turquoise coloured Rolls-Royce Phantom Bespoke Edition worldwide through its doors this month.

Boeing
10:15 GMT
(press release)

Boeing completed all flight tests required for type certification of the 787-8 Dreamliner with Rolls-Royce engines this weekend.

The new BMW M5
08:04 GMT
(press release)

This December sees the fifth generation of the world's most successful high-performance saloon arrive in the Middle East region.

August 17, 2011

The 5.2 percent rise in passenger numbers from a year earlier suggests that travelers are confident about traveling to the region, following a slight dip in travel at the beginning of the year
12:57 GMT
(press release)

Queen Alia International Airport saw a record month for passenger traffic in July, with the number of people using the airport rising above 600,000 for the first time ever.

Audi
09:22 GMT
(press release)

In the duel against Mercedes-Benz Audi has raised the score of victories to 4-2.

August 16, 2011

Nasser Al Tayyar, Vice Chairman and Managing Director of Al Tayyar Travel Group
11:28 GMT
(press release)

Al Tayyar Travel Group recently launched its new corporate identity to keep up with the path of modernity which is consistent with the developments of all the different services and departments of the group.

new Ford four-wheel-drive
11:15 GMT
(press release)

The Ford Explorer has been reinvented from the ground up to provide drivers with significantly improved on-road driving dynamics, new four-wheel-drive (4WD) capabilities.