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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.

July 10, 2011

Nicolas Rieussec TimeWriter from Montblanc
12:27 GMT

Emirates has partnered with Montblanc, to offer customers the opportunity to bid on a limited edition one-of-one timepiece from the Montblanc Nicolas Rieussec TimeWriter Collection.

Etihad Crystal Cargo today launched its new Boeing 777 Freighter operations from Abu Dhabi to Hahn in Germany
12:03 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Crystal Cargo today launched its new Boeing 777 Freighter operations from Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates to Hahn in Germany.

General Motors showroom
11:42 GMT

General Motors’ dealers in the Middle East reported total sales of 67,624 vehicles in the first half of 2011 – up 22 percent compared to the same period in 2010.

Bustami & Saheb Trading Co. with Nissan Genuine Parts wholesalers during the annual meeting
11:41 GMT
(press release)

Bustami & Saheb Trading Co. (BSTC), the exclusive dealers of Nissan in Jordan, invited Nissan Genuine Parts wholesalers for an annual meeting, held at BSTC headquarters.

Mohammad Omar, Marketing Manager, Kia Jordan receiving the award
10:41 GMT
(press release)

Kia Jordan recently received the Best Digital Marketing Award in a global marketing workshop that brought together the top 52 dealers in the worldwide network of Kia Motors Corporation.

10:22 GMT
(press release)

Audi AG delivered more than 652,950 cars to customers worldwide in the first six months of the year, an increase of 17.7 percent on the same period in 2010.

Jazeera Airways
08:30 GMT
(press release)

Award-winning airline Jazeera Airways, today issued its monthly operational performance report for May 2011.

Etihad Airways has been Manchester City Football Club’s main club sponsor since May, 2009
07:24 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways, on Thursday took its sponsorship of Manchester City Football Club to new heights with the unveiling of a specially liveried A330-200 aircraft.

July 7, 2011

Dubai's Burj Khalifa
11:10 GMT

Emirates Airline has teamed up with leading hotels in Dubai to offer first class and business class passengers, flying to and via Dubai, complimentary hotel stays and 96-hour transfer visas.

2011 Cadillac Escalade
10:00 GMT

Cadillac is now ranked among the top 10 automotive brands for initial quality (ranking 9thoverall).

Toyota is an iconic brand trusted by generations of Saudi customers and their families
06:44 GMT
(press release)

The stage was set for one of the highlights of the Saudi football season when Jeddah rivals Al-Ahli and Al-Ittihad met in the finals of the King’s Cup of Champions.

July 6, 2011

The statistic underlines the gap that needs to be filled to increase cargo security standards to the same level as passenger security standards
12:21 GMT
(press release)

According to research by IQPC, nearly 70% of respondents from a detailed survey in April 2011 considered that the biggest improvements need to be made on cargo security in the Middle East.

Emirates Airline
10:53 GMT

Emirates is responding to strong passenger demand in Sudan by launching an extra weekly flight to Khartoum, boosting its frequencies to four each week from 4th August 2011.

GMC Sierra
10:27 GMT

GMC was ranked within the top 10 automotive brands in the 2011 J.D. Power Initial Quality Study, placed 10th overall. GMC moved up 15 ranking positions compared to last year’s study.

New Ford Oval Grille
10:22 GMT
(press release)

Ford and Lincoln sales during the first half of the year posted an impressive 63 per cent growth in the GCC region over the same period last year.