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The new Etihad A380
December 23, 2014 - 14:04 GMT
The maiden flight of Etihad Airways' long-awaited Airbus A380 superjumbo will take place next week, the Abu Dhabi carrier said Thursday, also announcing its first Boeing 787 Dreamliner route.

September 18, 2013

Kia
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

MelCup
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

Lexus
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.

Rome
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.

September 9, 2013

Emirates Holidays
11:48 GMT

Emirates Holidays has established its first global franchise, Emirates Vacations, following the appointment of the US-based Destination Southern Africa Inc. as its partner.

Turkish Airlines, Nepal 104th Country
10:24 GMT
(press release)

Turkish Airlines has added flights to the capital and largest city of Nepal, Kathmandu, as the 29th destination served in the Far East.