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The city’s urban planning also involves evaluating the amount of office and retail space needed by 2020
March 27, 2014 - 07:55 GMT
The Emirate of Dubai will be fully prepared to receive 25 million visitors when it hosts the World Expo 2020 international event in six years’ time.

December 12, 2012

Middle East Airlines has denied that a missile was fired at one of its aircraft over Syrian airspace
04:00 GMT

Middle East Airlines has denied a media report that two of its planes were targeted by surface-to-air missiles (SAM) while crossing Syrian airspace, a statement from the company said late Monday.

December 11, 2012

Air Arabia
06:14 GMT
(press release)

Air Arabia announced that it has added its third destination in Pakistan with the launch of flights to the city of Sialkot, and becomes first UAE carrier to operate scheduled flights to Sialkot.

Etihad Airways
04:43 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways’ codeshare partner Hainan Airlines has shifted its Gulf flight operations from Dubai to Abu Dhabi.

December 10, 2012

Nuqul Automotive CMS
09:04 GMT
(press release)

Nuqul Automotive sponsored Al Ahliyyah School for Girls’ Haritna Festival at their school location in Jabal Amman Friday the 7th of December 2012.

Etihad Airways
08:46 GMT
(press release)

PointsPay, the innovative solution that enables members of Etihad Guest loyalty program to convert their miles into cash, has been a huge success since its launch at the end of September 2012.

Omani Finance Staff
08:04 GMT

Etihad Airways has welcomed thirteen Omani Nationals to its finance department as part of the extensive recruitment drive in Oman launched earlier this year.

07:10 GMT
(press release)

Emirates Airline Mercedes-Benz First Class fleet deal delivers 46 luxury E-Class estates and Viano.

December 9, 2012

Ford in-vehicle connectivity system
07:47 GMT
(press release)

Five years ago, Ford Motor Company and Microsoft came together to launch the benchmark for in-vehicle connectivity systems with the introduction of SYNC.

Kia Rio
07:32 GMT
(press release)

Kia’s Rio and Sportage have recently scored an impressive duo of wins in the Australian Automobile Association’s prestigious Australia’s Best Cars awards.

Charity Cloud
05:25 GMT
(press release)

Air Arabia has been awarded the “Corporate Social Responsibility Award” at the 2012 Aviation Business Awards that was held recently in Dubai.

December 6, 2012

Jordan's rail project is to be adopted  by the 'Union for the Mediterranean'
11:20 GMT

The Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) announced on Tuesday that it would adopt the Jordanian National Railway Network Project as one of the UfM's regional projects.

08:53 GMT

flydubai, Dubai’s innovative low cost airline, has reached yet another milestone, having become the first airline in the world to show high definition (HD) movies from all six major Hollywood studios.

Ford ME at MEMA
07:28 GMT
(press release)

Ford Explorer received the Best mid-sized SUV title at this year’s Middle East Motor Awards, the biggest independent car awards of the Middle East.

Air Arabia
07:14 GMT
(press release)

Air Arabia, the first and largest low-cost carrier (LCC) in the Middle East and North Africa, today announced the start of services to Basra, its third destination in Iraq.

December 5, 2012

Workers at Sharm El Sheikh airport in Egypt are on partial strike over pay and conditions
10:43 GMT

Dozens of employees at Egypt's Sharm El-Sheikh international airport have started a partial strike to demand wage increases and a share in profits.