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Tourism is expected to be boosted by the move (Image: PortofSohar)
August 31, 2014 - 07:13 GMT
With Oman's cargo authorities shifting port activities from Muscat to Sohar, it will not only boost the economy but also create a positive future for the country's industrial development.

August 18, 2011

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.

Mahmoudia Motors
10:07 GMT
(press release)

Mahmoudia Motors is introducing a special price on the Range Rover HSE purchased during the Holy month of Ramadan.

James Hogan, Etihad CEO
08:23 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways Chief Executive Officer, James Hogan, today delivered the inaugural Australia-Gulf Lecture at the Lowy Institute for International Policy in Sydney.

August 15, 2011

Seawings
13:52 GMT

Seawings, the only seaplane tour operator in the Middle East, announces its 2011 Ramadan Promotion.

Volkswagen Jetta
09:06 GMT
(press release)

Volkswagen Middle East announced the winners of its regional “Catch me if you can” car competition, which was held on the social media site Facebook.

August 14, 2011

Cinema Maranello
12:06 GMT
(press release)

Scuderia Ferrari fans can look forward to catching all the Formula One Grand Prix action at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi with major races, qualifiers and practice laps for the remaining 2011 season broadcast.

Skoda Octavia 2012
10:46 GMT
(press release)

ŠKODA achieves new sales record in the first half of the year. Sales rising 20.1 percent to 454,700 units compared to last year.

Waleed Youssef, Chief Strategy Officer, TAV Airports
08:25 GMT

Arabian Reach is excited to announce that TAV Airports Holding, one of the world’s leading airport operators, will be taking part in the Emerging Markets Airport Suppliers Conference.

Lufthansa AG
07:49 GMT
(press release)

ADAC and Lufthansa announced the increase of flight capacity between Frankfurt and Abu Dhabi International Airport starting the end of October this year.

The Regional Office is headed by their Regional Director, Vikram Vohra, who joined Saudi Airlines Cargo Company in June 2011 and has 25 years of experience in the cargo business
07:30 GMT
(press release)

Continuing with the expansion of its freighter operations, Saudi Airlines Cargo today announced the opening of its new Far East Regional Office in Hong Kong.