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A unit of the new high-speed train is loaded onto a freighter in Barcelona on December 12, 2014, bound for Jeddah City in Saudi Arabia
December 28, 2014 - 08:20 GMT
Saudi Arabia has given a "final warning" to avoid delays on an $8.2 billion high-speed rail project which Spanish and Saudi firms are helping to build.

October 27, 2013

Air Arabia 10-year anniversary celebrations
08:46 GMT
(press release)

Air Arabia today unveiled a specially designed 10-year anniversary aircraft livery, which marks the beginning of the 10-year anniversary celebrations.

The first Air Serbia aircraft is unveiled in Belgrade
04:25 GMT
(press release)

A new dawn broke for Serbia, as the country’s revitalised national airline took to the skies, with new aircraft, new routes and new partnerships setting Air Serbia on the way to its goal of becoming the region’s leading carrier.

October 24, 2013

10th Boeing 777F
12:32 GMT

Emirates SkyCargo has added a new Boeing 777 Freighter aircraft to its fleet, expanding its capabilities and capacity to meet current needs and long-term growth.

Tim Clark at a presentation to delegates of BIE
05:36 GMT

Emirates expects to fly 70 million passengers in 2020, and the airline together with its partners in Dubai are already progressing on plans to ensure the right infrastructure are in place.

October 23, 2013

Etihad Airways
09:48 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), will increase its Abu Dhabi-Colombo service from seven flights per week to a double daily schedule from February 16, 2014.

October 22, 2013

flydubai Business Class
11:17 GMT

Change is in the air, companies across all industries are now well-accustomed to change as the world economy starts to pick up following the economic downturn over the past few years.

11:11 GMT
(press release)

the Toyota Corolla has once again managed to carry on its journey of success with its all-new 2014 Corolla model which surpassed the 40 million units mark in terms of sales as recorded in July 2013.

October 21, 2013

Etihad Airways
11:42 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways is supporting global and national initiatives for the early detection and treatment of breast cancer with a comprehensive programme of activity during Breast Cancer Awareness Month this October.

Official Kia Vehicle Handover Ceremony
11:08 GMT
(press release)

Kia has kicked off its FIFA Under-17 World Cup sponsorship by handing over 80 of its passenger vehicles to FIFA’s Local Organising Committee.

Tony Douglas, Abu Dhabi Airports Milestone
10:34 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi Airports announced the placement of the first buttress for the main structural steel arches of the Midfield Terminal Building , 7 days ahead of schedule.

Korean Air
07:22 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has expanded its codeshare agreement with Korean Air, South Korea’s largest airline, to include six new destinations.

October 20, 2013

An Etihad Airways Airbus A340-600 (registration A6-EHK) performs an historic fly past of Sydney Opera House for the iconic venue’s 40th birthday
07:20 GMT
(press release)

An Etihad Airways Airbus A340-600 today performed a low-altitude aerial salute to Sydney Opera House as part of the iconic venue’s 40th birthday celebrations.

Etihad Airways
05:36 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Cargo and Singapore Airlines Cargo have agreed to exchange confirmed cargo capacity on services operated by both airlines from Abu Dhabi to London Heathrow and Frankfurt.

October 14, 2013

Etihad Airways
06:38 GMT

Etihad Airways has launched an art competition on its English and Arabic Facebook pages to discover and showcase the work of great UAE artists.

October 13, 2013

Turkish Airlines
08:55 GMT
(press release)

Turkish Airlines has announced incredible round trip airfares to six cities in North America, offering up to 30 per cent off for passengers travelling from across the Gulf region.