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The objective of the report was to quantify the economic impact of the aviation sector and its subsequent Dubai-based supply chain
November 17, 2014 - 21:47 GMT
Emirates airline, Dubai Airports and the aviation sector as a whole contributed $26.7 billion to the economy of Dubai in 2013.

October 1, 2013

Airport International Group
12:50 GMT
(press release)

Airport International Group has announced record-breaking traffic for August 2013 following the dip in July results.

Etihad Airways
12:04 GMT

Etihad Airways launched daily flights to Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam.

IATA
11:06 GMT
(press release)

The International Air Transport Association reported a continued modest improvement in air cargo markets in August.

September 29, 2013

Al Bustan Centre
11:49 GMT
(press release)

Al Bustan Centre and Residence announces exciting offers for visitors and exhibitors of Gitex, one of the largest ICT exhibitions in the Middle East.

Airport International Group
05:56 GMT
(press release)

Airport International Group has announced the selection of the Worldwide Flight Services and joint venture partner Royal Jordanian as the preferred bidder to provide Meet & Assist services at QAIA.

September 26, 2013

Etihad Airways
12:02 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways has unveiled its new European headquarters in Berlin, enhancing the airline’s presence in the German domestic market and further cementing its strategic relationship with airberlin.

Kia
05:49 GMT
(press release)

Kia Motors Corporation announced today its global sales figures for August 2013, recording a total of 224,988 units sold. This figure represents a 5.9% year-on-year increase.

Saudi National Day Photo Competition
05:42 GMT
(press release)

nasair, the national carrier of Saudi Arabia, has announced the launch of a first-of-its-kind Saudi National Day Photo Competition in partnership with Volvo (First Motor Company).

September 25, 2013

Nissan GT-R cutaway model
08:17 GMT

At Nissan’s expansive engine factory in Yokohama, four men have been designated as takumi.

Tim Clark, President, Emirates Airline, receives the award for UAE Company of The Year from Ian Fairservice, Motivate Publishing Managing Partner and Group Editor
06:00 GMT

Emirates demonstrated its industry leading role last night by picking up Aviation Company of the Year at The Gulf Business Industry Awards 2013.

Etihad Airways
05:55 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways has foreshadowed more investments in other airlines, as it continues to increase its global presence through a mix of organic growth and strategic partnerships.

September 24, 2013

During the event
11:05 GMT
(press release)

As a sub-brand of Turkish Airlines, utilising its flight network and fleet, Turkish Cargo has become one of the fastest growing players in the global air cargo industry.

Jazeera Airways
09:52 GMT
(press release)

Jazeera Airways today released its August 2013 Operational Performance Report, which shows a 21% increase in the airline’s flown passengers from August of last year.

Etihad Airways
06:00 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways’ biggest ever India recruitment campaign has been heralded a huge success with more than 1,000 applications received from men and women looking to join the airline’s cabin crew division.

Emirates Airline special aircraft
05:55 GMT

Flying on the magnificent Emirates’ A380 has been made even easier with a new raft of special fares from AED 1,380.