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The new Dubai Tram that is slated to be launched in November could add significant value to the properties around this new mode of transport
October 14, 2014 - 04:55 GMT
After the success of Dubai Metro, now the Dubai Tram project could further change the dynamics of the real estate sector,

June 27, 2013

Authority is studying all civil aviation services that are not currently available in Oman
11:16 GMT

The sultanate will have at least one low-cost carrier (LCC) by the first half of 2014 with the possibility of more licences being awarded, according to Salim Nasser Said al Aufi, chief executive officer of the Public Authority for Civil Aviation.

Aerial view of Mohammad Bin Zayed City
11:12 GMT

A Dh75 million Traffic Control System (TCS) has been installed in Mohammad Bin Zayed City in the capital, the Department of Transport (DoT) announced today.

Etihad Airways
09:00 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways and Garuda Indonesia this week will commence new codeshare flights between Jakarta and Perth, the capital of Western Australia.

During the event
07:14 GMT
(press release)

For the first time in the Airport’s history, Queen Alia International Airport (QAIA) has become Airport Carbon Accredited.

BA boosts African footprint
05:39 GMT
(press release)

BA has announced an increase in its schedule to Marrakech from daily to 10 flights a week and added a third weekly service to Agadir.

June 26, 2013

Emirates Airline
12:20 GMT

Emirates, one of the world’s fastest growing airlines, recently announced new appointments to senior management roles within the organisation which mirror the company’s growth and expansion.

Royal Jordanian Airlines
06:16 GMT

Jerash Festival for Culture and Arts selected Royal Jordanian as a major partner and the official carrier of its 28th edition, which will start on June 26 and will continue through July 7.

Lufthansa online campaign
05:51 GMT
(press release)

Lufthansa German Airlines is calling on all caring souls this Ramadan to nominate a friend or colleague who they think would love to be reunited with their family.

June 25, 2013

Back in Saudi, the Ministry of Housing awarded six infrastructure projects worth more than $1bn USD
11:46 GMT

Construction and transport sector contracts worth over $39 billion have been awarded for projects in the GCC in the first half of 2013, Qatar Rail is the top ranked awarding client and ABV Rock is the top ranked contractor by value of contracts awarded.

Etihad Airways
11:10 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), will increase its Abu Dhabi-Sao Paulo service from three flights per week to a daily schedule from August 1, 2013.

The Etihad Cargo-liveried Boeing 747-8 freighter on display at ADAT’s Hangar 6 in Abu Dhabi
08:03 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Cargo has taken delivery of three new Boeing and Airbus wide-body freighters, bringing the carrier’s expanding fleet to nine aircraft, and heralding a massive 62 per cent increase in tonnage uplift capability.

Lexus IS 4
06:51 GMT
(press release)

Lexus introduced the all-new Lexus IS model range in the region to demonstrate a fresh direction for Lexus sedans.

QAIA during summer campaign
06:06 GMT
(press release)

Airport International Group announced the launch of its Summer Campaign on Sunday 23rd June, 2013.

June 24, 2013

Abu Dhabi Airports Company
09:38 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi Airports Company has launched its comprehensive four month staff summer safety and heat awareness campaign.

Ramada Downtown German Workshop
09:09 GMT
(press release)

Ramada Downtown Dubai, located in Dubai’s most prestigious and vibrant district, participated in German Workshop, organised by the Department of Tourism & Commerce Marketing (DTCM).