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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.

November 14, 2013

During the event
07:00 GMT

The 2013 Cadillac ATS was named the Entry Luxury Sedan of the Year at the 2013 Dubai International Motor Show by the leading regional automotive magazine, Car Bazar.

British Airways
04:29 GMT
(press release)

Last month, customers travelling with British Airways through Terminal 5 have begun to test the personalised digital bag tag being developed by the airline.

November 13, 2013

Emirates’ newest store in Concourse A
09:11 GMT

Emirates recently expanded its presence at Dubai International airport with the opening of two new retail stores in Concourse A.

November 12, 2013

Emirates Airline
06:25 GMT

The Emirates Group announced its half-year results which show a robust performance despite continued global economic pressure and high fuel prices.

"No country is taking the lead, it is an Egyptian project," said the country's investment minister.
04:55 GMT

Egypt will finalise a tender for the development of the Suez Canal by the end of the month,

Sheikh Abdullah Bin Mohammed Al Thani, Chairman of Air Arabia
04:31 GMT
(press release)

Air Arabia, the first and largest low-cost carrier (LCC) in the Middle East and North Africa, announced today its financial results for the nine months ending September 30, 2013.

November 11, 2013

flydubai’s Chief Executive Officer, Ghaith Al Ghaith
10:10 GMT

Dubai-based flydubai shows no signs of slowing down as it continues to challenge conventions within the aviation industry.

Lufthansa will end all of its flights to Sudan by January 19, 2014 (Courtesy of the Telegraph)
08:06 GMT

German airline Lufthansa announced this week that it will end all direct flights to Sudan in January for economic reasons.

Royal Jordanian
07:53 GMT

Royal Jordanian inaugurates its flight between Amman and Mosul, in northern Iraq, on November 12, 2013.

2014 Corvette Stingray
06:53 GMT

The all-new 2014 Corvette Stingray, the most powerful, most capable and most efficient standard Corvette ever, has won the prestigious 2013 Sports Car of the Year.

November 10, 2013

All through October, AIG designated airport branding spaces for JBCP, distributed informative flyers at QAIA, and booked screening exams for its female employees
12:08 GMT
(press release)

Airport International Group (AIG) – the Jordanian company responsible for the rehabilitation, expansion and operation of Queen Alia International Airport (QAIA) – partnered with the King Hussein Cancer Foundation (KHCF) and Center (KHCC) to support the Jordan Breast Cancer Program (JBCP) during Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October and throughout the year.

The RV 12, under construction at Emirates Engineering Centre in Dubai
07:36 GMT

Emirates, which normally makes the headlines for buying aircraft, has decided to build one and today unveiled the light sport aircraft to the world.

The two-seater RV 12 is six metres long, has a top speed of 217kph and a range of 900km, meaning it could fly to Qatar capital Doha, Salalah in Oman or Riyadh in Saudi Arabia.
04:55 GMT

They normally spend billions on buying planes, but now they’ve made one for themselves.

November 7, 2013

Drivers have told local media that they do not work for their original sponsors. They had tried to rectify their status during the amnesty period, but some were in dispute with their sponsors and could not get other sponsors to transfer their sponsorships.
12:36 GMT

A water crisis is looming in this port city as many drivers of water trucks have stopped working fearing arrest.

Etihad Airways
10:30 GMT

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, will launch non-stop daily flights to Medina, the regional capital of the western Saudi Arabian province of Al Madinah and the second holiest city in Islam after the Holy city of Mekkah.