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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 14, 2011

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.

Wissam Khalil, Brand Manager for Porsche Centre Abu Dhabi
07:12 GMT
(press release)

Porsche Centre Abu Dhabi, started 2011 on a high-note, as they delivered double-digit results during the first quarter, with sales increasing by 15% compared to last year’s figures.

June 13, 2011

Salma Al Baloushi, first Emirati female to graduate from the airline’s cadet program
13:39 GMT

Etihad Airways is celebrating the success of its first Emirati female to graduate from the airline’s cadet program as a co-pilot.

Audi Motorsport
12:22 GMT
(press release)

At one of the most thrilling and dramatic 24-hour races in Le Mans history Audi-ultra-lightweight technology has prevailed.

Adel Ali, Group Chief Executive Officer, Air Arabia and Majed Al Mesmar, Deputy Director General, TRA
11:52 GMT
(press release)

Air Arabia, announced today that it had signed a memorandum of understanding with the Telecommunications Regulatory Authority that will lead to enhanced online security.

Dave Sykes upon his arrival at Al Bateen Executive Airport
09:07 GMT
(press release)

Al Bateen Executive Airport received last week a microlight aircraft flown by Dave Sykes, a wheelchair-bound British paraplegic pilot.

June 12, 2011

2011 Chevrolet Camaro Convertible
12:50 GMT
(press release)

Chevrolet Camaro Convertible in its aims to exhibit top build quality and maintain all the strengths of its coupe sibling, has undergone a vigorous testing regime to ensure lifetime stability.

Ammar Johmani, Brand Manager for Volkswagen Ali & Sons
12:12 GMT
(press release)

Volkswagen Ali & Sons launched the all-new, redesigned and restyled Jetta, following the model’s immense success around the globe with over 9.6 million units sold.

Participants in ADAC's staff safety campaign
11:40 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi Airports Company has commenced a comprehensive summer safety campaign for the company’s employees and its numerous contractors to raise awareness of the health risks of working outdoors.

Adel Ali, Group Chief Executive Officer of Air Arabia receiving the award
08:41 GMT
(press release)

Air Arabia, the first and largest low-cost carrier (LCC) in the Middle East and North Africa, announced today that it had won the A320 Family Operational Excellence Award by Airbus for the year 2009-2010.

Qatar Airways CEO Akbar Al Baker (left) speaking during the press conference
07:49 GMT

Qatar Airways is to significantly increase flights to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia with the introduction of a fourth destination and additional services to existing markets.

June 9, 2011

Alain Menu on the podium
13:21 GMT
(press release)

Chevrolet Cruzes brought home two more wins, as they dominated both races in Budapest, where the WTCC raced for the first time in front of an impressive and enthusiastic crowd.