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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 19, 2011

Fifty One East
07:42 GMT
(press release)

Fifty One East is launching its annual Summer Promotion from June 19 till July 16 featuring a range of mind-blowing offers.

Air Arabia
07:26 GMT
(press release)

Air Arabia, announced the launch of a unique promotion offering passengers the chance to win back the cost of their ticket.

June 16, 2011

Etihad Airways
12:47 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways celebrates its fifth anniversary of non-stop services between Abu Dhabi and Casablanca with the announcement that it will increase capacity on the route by adding a fifth weekly flight.

The partnership allows NBAD cardholders to exchange their Star Points for a flydubai voucher
11:47 GMT

The National Bank of Abu Dhabi has teamed up with flydubai to offer NBAD cardholders even more choices when redeeming their NBAD Stars points.

Etihad Airways
08:03 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways unveils the Gold Elite tier of the Etihad Guest loyalty programme to recognise and reward the airline’s most frequent travellers.

June 15, 2011

Russi Batliwala, Chapman Freeborn's CEO, collected the award on behalf of the company's worldwide offices at a ceremony in Munich
09:18 GMT

Chapman Freeborn has won the prestigious Air Cargo Charter Broker of the Year prize at the ACW World Air Cargo Awards for the fifth successive year.

911 Carrera GTS
07:52 GMT

The readers of the “sportauto” car magazine ranked seven Porsche models first in the 15 categories of “The Sportiest Cars of 2011” survey.

June 14, 2011

Rates at Skypark begin at only AED 99 for five days of parking
15:09 GMT
(press release)

Skypark, Abu Dhabi International Airport’s parking facility, today announced a special promotional offer for customers parking at the airport during the busy summer period starting at AED 99 for 5 days.

Jihad Faqir, Omar Bin Ghaleb, and Shawqi Mustaf during the Workshop
14:50 GMT

The ICAO Environment Workshop on reducing carbon emissions started today, June 14, which organized by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) and hosted by the UAE General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA).

Suzuki 4x4 SUV Grand Vitara
12:40 GMT
(press release)

Suzuki has once again lived up to this reputation with its 4x4 SUV Grand Vitara.

Chevrolet Corvette crossing the finish line at Le Mans
11:59 GMT
(press release)

"The car's a lap down, but we can make that up," said Corvette Racing team manager Gary Pratt with six hours remaining in the 24 Hours of Le Mans.

2nd UAE C-17 delivery
11:13 GMT
(press release)

Boeing delivered a second C-17 Globemaster III airlifter to the United Arab Emirates Air Force and Air Defence at the C-17 program’s final assembly facility in Long Beach.

Winners of the 2011 Service Qualification World Championship
09:19 GMT
(press release)

Volkswagen Middle East technicians triumphed at the 2011 Service Qualification World Championship event.

First flight scheduled for 13th  November 2011
07:54 GMT

Emirates will commence passenger flights to Baghdad from the 13th November 2011, marking the airlines’ second destination in Iraq.

GMC Trail in Wadi Rum, Jordan
07:27 GMT
(press release)

GMC hosted regional motoring and lifestyle journalists for an exciting ride & drive event held across a number of world-renowned locations in Jordan.