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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 7, 2011

Ford work in Musandam
08:23 GMT
(press release)

When Dr. Matthias Hammer collected his grant from Ford Motor Company, he vowed to do everything in his power to protect the waters of Musandam.

Pato meets his young fans during AC Milan’s visit to Beijing
08:20 GMT

Emirates, the Dubai-based international airline, gave young football fans in Beijing the opportunity to meet their heroes during AC Milan’s China tour.

Sumit Malhotra, the new Customer Experience Manager
07:53 GMT
(press release)

Al-Futtaim Honda announced the appointment of Sumit Malhotra as Customer Experience Manager.

flydubai aircraft
07:27 GMT
(press release)

flydubai, Dubai’s pioneering low-cost airline, has doubled the size of its fleet in just one year following the arrival of its 18th aircraft earlier this week.

August 4, 2011

General Motors
12:58 GMT
(press release)

General Motors announced second quarter net income attributable to common stockholders of $2.5 billion, marking the company’s sixth consecutive profitable quarter.

Ramadan Iftar buffet at Il Podio restaurant
11:32 GMT
(press release)

Visitors to Ferrari World Abu Dhabi can fuel up for fun-filled evenings all through the holy month with a daily Ramadan Iftar buffet offered at Il Podio restaurant.

Range Rover
11:12 GMT
(press release)

Jaguar and Land Rover brands rank among the top five nameplates, both with improved scores for 2011.

Mercedes Benz face lifted C-Class
11:00 GMT
(press release)

NBK Automobiles, the exclusive dealers of Mercedes-Benz in Qatar, has kick-started a mind-blowing promotion on the occasion of the holy month of Ramadan.

Change to the best campaign
09:03 GMT

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, today launched a major nationwide advertising campaign inviting Australians to “change to the best”.

The technology helps ensure car door panels fit more accurately and reduce wind noise, a key quality factor for consumers and a major industry challenge
07:23 GMT
(press release)

Ford is investing $100 million globally to install robotic plant laser inspection technology to improve quality through reduced wind noise and more refined fit and finish.

Robbie Mehoke, the new Vice President Eastern USA, Etihad Airways
07:11 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways has appointed Ms Robbie Mehoke as Vice President Eastern USA, effective August 1, based in the airline’s New York office.

August 3, 2011

Abdullah Bin Mohammad Al Thani, Chairman of Air Arabia
12:32 GMT
(press release)

Air Arabia, announced today its financial results for the three months ending June 30, 2011, demonstrating steady growth in profit, revenue and passenger traffic.

Emirates First Class Lounge at Terminal 3 - Dubai International Airport
11:33 GMT

Emirates has opened its second dedicated First Class Lounge at Terminal 3 - Dubai International Airport, making it the fourth dedicated premium Emirates Lounge in Dubai.

New office building for Porsche Middle East & Africa
11:03 GMT
(press release)

With last night’s official opening ceremony Porsche Middle East and Africa FZE, the regional office of Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG, Stuttgart celebrated its 12- year existence in the region.

Abu Dhabi Employee Travel Card
10:29 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways has launched the ‘Abu Dhabi Government Employee Travel Programme’, dedicated to offering unprecedented benefits to government employees across Abu Dhabi.