Transport & Shipping
November 3, 2013
Central Trade and Auto Company (CTA), the exclusive dealer of Lexus in the Kingdom, recently announced that it is displaying the exclusive Lexus F Sport Road Bike in its Mecca Street Showroom.
Jazeera Airways Group yesterday took delivery of a brand new Airbus A320 aircraft, bringing its total fleet number to 14 aircraft.
October 31, 2013
Al-Futtaim Honda has appointed Colin Cordery as Regional Managing Director responsible for Honda’s operations in UAE, Qatar and Egypt, effective September 15.
October 30, 2013
Held in cooperation with the Dubai Health Authority, interested metro riders at the Dubai Healthcare City and Airport Terminal 3 stations can have their blood, cholesterol levels, blood pressure, body weight and height checked.
An Emirates A380 flight traveling from New York JFK-to-Dubai was diverted to Kuwait on Saturday due to a “technical issue", an Emirates spokesperson said.
Royal Jordanian today diverted several flights supposed to land at Queen Alia International Airport to King Hussein International Airport in Aqaba due to heavy dust and sand in the area surrounding QAIA.
Emirates Holidays has unveiled the best-priced packages available in the market, for travel to Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur and Hong Kong from as low as AED 2,230 per person.
Spelling out Jazeera’s success recipe, Boodai says, “We do not overload ourselves with huge capacities. We do not order large numbers of aircraft. We provide the market with just the right size of capacity that is required. This proved to be a very successful recipe.”
Jazeera Airways released its September 2013 Operational Performance Report, which shows that the airline led in on-time performance against all other airlines in the Middle East during the month of September 2013 with a performance of 95%.
The idea was first floated by Ottoman sultan Abdoul Medjid in 1860 but technical equipment at the time was not good enough to take the project further.
Unveiled last month at the Frankfurt motor show, the Toyota FCV-R paves the way for a mid-size family fuel cell vehicle (FCV), marking the next step towards mass-produced hydrogen fuelled cars.
The construction of a $15.5 billion rail network project connecting six Gulf Arab states will commence late next year.
October 29, 2013
Oman is paving the way for future growth by developing a more modern and integrated transport infrastructure with the awarding of airport and roads project worth $20 billion, said a experts at a key forum in Muscat.
Swiss International Air Lines will commence scheduled services to Kiev with the start of the 2013/14 winter timetable period on 27 October.
Emirates celebrated its newest African connection with a high profile reception dinner held last night in Conakry, the Republic of Guinea.