Transport & Shipping
November 29, 2012
Etihad Airways President and Chief Executive Officer, James Hogan, was named CAPA Aviation Executive of the Year 2012 at the Centre for Aviation’s global awards for excellence and leadership, presented in Hong Kong last night.
November 28, 2012
Dubai International has registered its second busiest month on record with 4.92 million passengers passing through the world’s fourth busiest international aviation hub in October, up 14.3 per cent when compared to the same period last year
Morocco would rather pursue a strategic partnership for Royal Air Maroc (RAM), with an airline from one of the Gulf states or beyond, than sell a stake in its flag carrier, government ministers said late on Monday.
Air Arabia, the first and largest low-cost carrier in the Middle East and North Africa, announced today the expansion of services to Karachi in Pakistan.
Etihad Airways will host a variety of celebrations to mark the country’s 41st national day.
Qatar Airways yesterday expanded the commercial services of its brand new Boeing 787 aircraft with the Doha – Kuwait route becoming the Dreamliner’s second destination launched so far.
November 27, 2012
Ford’s new Police Interceptor sedan and utility vehicle were best-in-class at this year’s series of performance tests conducted by the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.
With global warming on the agenda in Doha, a timely reminder of the way climate change is affecting the world is the gas tanker that will be the first to cross the arctic for the first time, as rising temperatures have melted the ice.
Kia Jordan was named one of top 16 Kia dealerships by Kia Motors, successfully retaining this prestigious status for the fourth consecutive time.
November 26, 2012
Emirates has announced that it will upgrade its second daily Glasgow flight by introducing the 360 seat Boeing 777-300ER aircraft on the Glasgow-Dubai route from 1st January 2013.
Jazeera Airways CEO Stefan Pichler was awarded the Personal Achievement of the Year Award by the industry-leading magazine Aviation Business during the sixth annual Aviation Business Awards ceremony.
November 25, 2012
Volkswagen, the world’s leading automobile manufacturers and the largest carmaker in Europe, has showcased its new models line-up at Riyadh Motor Show, which took place on November 17 – 22.
Ford Mustang and F-Series pickups were officially voted the “Hottest Car and Truck” at the 2012 SEMA show held recently in Las Vegas.
Al Nabooda Automobiles celebrates the inauguration of the Audi terminal Dubai.
In the slipstream of recently announced half year profits of AED 2.1 billion (US$ 575 million), Emirates is driving forward by offering attractive prices on Economy fares over a 10-day period.