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The insatiable appetite for connectivity is clear and consequently in-flight Wi-Fi is set to be one of the hottest trends for Middle East business aviation as we move into 2015,
December 9, 2014 - 04:55 GMT
While 9,450 new business deliveries valued at $280 billion are forecast between 2014 and 2024 around the world.

September 18, 2013

Saudi Arabia National day
07:36 GMT
(press release)

nasair is offering flights on all its domestic routes for only SR 83 per passenger between Riyadh, Jeddah, Dammam, Al Madinah, Abha, Taif, Jizan, and Yanbu on the 23rd of September.

Etihad staff and volunteers donated more than 200 bags of groceries to the families of Philippine Community Fund students in the Smokey Mountain area in Tondo Manila
06:34 GMT
(press release)

A group of volunteers from Etihad Airways’ Abu Dhabi headquarters recently visited the Philippines to provide much needed support to victims of typhoon Utor.

05:38 GMT
(press release)

National Arab Motors, the exclusive Kia distributor in Jordan, recently hosted a tweetup event at its Mecca Street showroom, bringing together a number of Jordan’s popular tweeps.

September 17, 2013

Etihad Airways
11:03 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways has further increased its flights to Pakistan’s capital city, Islamabad, from nine to eleven a week offering passengers more convenient travel options.

Toyota Corolla
07:33 GMT
(press release)

Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) recently announced that cumulative global sales of the Toyota Corolla, the world’s most popular car, surpassed 40 million units in July, reaching 40.01 million units.

The IRISL, which carries an estimated one third of the country's dry bulk and container seaborne trade, faced European Union sanctions for its alleged role in smuggling banned weapons.
05:55 GMT

The European Court of Justice has annulled sanctions imposed by the European Union against the Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines (IRISL), the IRISL managing director announced on Monday.

British Airways 777
05:38 GMT
(press release)

Customers flying British Airways from the UAE, Bahrain, Qatar and Oman can now experience the airline’s very latest seats and cabins following the complete refit of 40% of its Boeing 777-200 fleet.

September 15, 2013

Air Arabia
06:22 GMT
(press release)

Air Arabia, the first and largest low-cost carrier (LCC) in the Middle East and North Africa, today celebrated its five years of successful operations in Ukraine.

September 12, 2013

09:56 GMT

This year, Emirates’ hospitality marquee at the Melbourne Cup Carnival, one of Australia’s most famous sporting fixtures, has been inspired by the airline’s home city of Dubai.

September 11, 2013

Expansion of the Red and Green lines will be completed by 2020 (Photo credit: Getty images).
12:02 GMT

For anyone who lives in these areas, the advent of the Metro will be a boon.

Cathedral in downtown Chisinau, Moldova
10:51 GMT

flydubai has announced the start of flights to Chisinau offering the first direct air link between Dubai and the Moldovan capital. Flights will commence on 20 November 2013.

September 10, 2013

11:29 GMT
(press release)

Lexus Jordan, represented by its exclusive dealer in the Kingdom, Central Trade & Auto Company was named the main sponsor for Art Week Amman which was launched on September 5th, with activities extending until September 15, 2013.

Ford Leads Auto Industry in Using 3D Imaging to Improve Quality, Making F-Series Trucks Even Tougher, Quieter
11:08 GMT
(press release)

Ford engineers are using 3D mapping in what is believed to be the technology’s first application in the auto industry.

08:58 GMT

This Eid Al Adha, take advantage of Emirates Holidays’ wide range of attractive holiday packages and travel to some of the most beautiful destinations in Asia, Europe, Africa and the Indian Ocean.

Qatar Airways
05:57 GMT

Qatar Airways will become a full member of oneworld with effect from Wednesday October 30, adding one of the world’s fastest growing and most highly rated airlines to the world’s leading quality airline alliance.