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Former president Hosni Mubarak launched national projects, but they were not completed because of a lack of political will.
August 17, 2014 - 11:31 GMT
Tawfik does not see in the Suez Canal project a “new Toshka,” though he does believe financial and economic studies are necessary to ensure this.

May 21, 2013

Airberlin with Etihad pilots
10:02 GMT

Etihad Airways has plans to recruit more than 50 pilots from its partner airline, airberlin.

Air Arabia
05:00 GMT

Air Arabia said on Monday it has signed a $350 million financing deal from a syndicate of two GCC banks — Qatar National Bank (QNB Group) and Commercial Bank International (CBI).

May 20, 2013

RJ Amadeus computers donation
11:08 GMT

Royal Jordanian and Amadeus IT Group reached an agreement by which Amadeus donated around 100 pre-owned desktop and laptop computers.

May 19, 2013

Turkish Airlines
12:51 GMT
(press release)

Turkish Airlines continues to grow with five new destinations being added this May.

Etihad Airways
10:09 GMT

Etihad Airways has finalised the agreement to acquire three airport services companies which will accelerate and consolidate the development of in-flight catering services.

Queen Alia International Airport
05:58 GMT

Airport International Group has recorded positive results for QAIA traffic growth in March 2013.

Toyota
05:56 GMT
(press release)

Central Trade and Auto Company (CTA) – the exclusive dealer for Toyota in the Kingdom, was named the silver sponsor for the 4th Bands Across Borders Festival 2013.

Renault Safrane
05:55 GMT

Renault in the Kingdom, has announced a unique scheme on one of their most luxurious models, the Renault Safrane which is an all time favorite amongst car lovers within Saudi Arabia.

Etihad Airways
05:33 GMT
(press release)

Evolving partnerships between airlines in Europe and the Middle East are delivering significant new options for international air travellers, including reconnecting markets no longer served by European carriers.

May 16, 2013

Jaguar F-TYPE
05:48 GMT

Al Tayer Motors unveiled one of the luxury automotive manufacturer’s most anticipated models to date – the Jaguar F-TYPE, in Dubai.

May 15, 2013

Etihad Airways
09:12 GMT
(press release)

The inaugural flight of Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has taken off for the Netherlands’ capital, Amsterdam.

Ford Focus ST on Goodyear Rolling
09:00 GMT

Goodyear has announced today that Ford has selected its Eagle F1 Asymmetric 2 235/40 R18 956 XL for its new Ford Focus ST.

May 14, 2013

Air Arabia
09:58 GMT

Air Arabia said on Monday its net profit for the first quarter of 2013 jumped 20 per cent to Dh59 million.

Toyota
09:29 GMT
(press release)

Toyota Emirates Drifting Team, represented by Ahmed Al Ameri, grabbed 2nd place after an amazing display of poise and tyre smoke in front of hundreds of UAE drifting fans.

Focus ST Overboost infographic
07:50 GMT
(press release)

The new Ford Focus ST features a four-cylinder, direct-injected turbocharged engine with an “overboost” feature that extends peak torque for up to 15 seconds at a time.