Transport & Shipping
September 26, 2012
Toyota Motor Corporation TMC has announced that it will launch 21 new hybrid models from now until the end of 2015.
September 25, 2012
Air Arabia, the first and largest low-cost carrier (LCC) in the Middle East and North Africa, today announced the launch of services to Erbil, its second destination in Iraq.
Etihad Rail announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with HOYER Global Transport BV.
September 24, 2012
Porsche 918 Spyder prototype turned in a remarkable best time of just 07:14 minutes for the 20.6 km long circuit.
Less than a year after its launch, award-winning Jazeera Airways today celebrated the 1,000th free ticket awarded to beneficiaries of its frequent flier program, Jazeerati.
Central Trade and Auto Company (CTA), the exclusive dealer for Toyota in the Kingdom recently sponsored the 2012 “Clean up the World” campaign in its 20th edition held last August.
ADAC has decided to meet the upcoming November 15 deadline for the transition to the new ICAO flight plan data formats by contracting Frequentis to install a bidirectional flight plan format converter.
September 23, 2012
The new Saudi Arabian railway is on track, with the Canadian firm Bombardier signing a lucrative deal to develop the system for the Kingdom.
Al-Futtaim Motors, exclusive distributors of Toyota in the UAE, has announced Mr. Salil Valiparambil an Indian national, as the winner of the AED 1 million Toyota Ramadan Millionaire Promotion.
Samaco, exclusive dealer of Volkswagen in Saudi Arabia, has launched the brand-new Polo Sedan, bringing the first generation model to the Kingdom.
September 19, 2012
Etihad Rail is delighted to announce that its Board of Directors has appointed H.E. Dr. Nasser Al Mansoori as the company’s new Chief Executive Officer, with immediate effect.
September 18, 2012
Contracts have been awarded for the Doha metro, an ambitious scheme to produce a 212 km metro network in the capital city
Qatar Airways, the Gulf state's rapidly growing flag carrier, made a small loss in the last financial year which ended in March because of high oil prices.
Emirates, one of the world’s most modern airlines based in futuristic Dubai, today celebrated the start of flights to Erbil, considered to be one of the oldest cities on earth.
September 17, 2012
Etihad Airways is keen to expand its footprint in South America, said President and Chief Executive Officer, James Hogan, on Friday.