Transport & Shipping
April 8, 2013
Saudi Arabia denied Monday a report in a Lebanese newspaper that Riyadh had temporarily halted issuing visas to nationals from Lebanon.
Egypt's tourism chief has decided to halt incoming flights form Iran, despite a recent thawing in relations.
Etihad Airways has received approval from the United States Department of Transportation to put its ‘EY’ flight code on Aer Lingus’ transatlantic services out of Dublin, Ireland.
Etihad Rail, the developer and operator of the UAE’s national railway network, received the Strategic Project of the Year award at the 6th Annual Global Infrastructure Leadership Forum in New York.
April 7, 2013
Railway workers in Egypt begun a strike on Sunday, crippling the country's rail network.
Air Arabia, the first and largest low-cost carrier (LCC) in the Middle East and North Africa, announced today the increase in frequency of flights to Salalah from the carrier’s primary hub in Sharjah.
The Ford Mustang will soon become the newest member of a very exclusive club – vehicles in continuous production for 50 years.
Jazeera Airways, the Kuwaiti national carrier serving the Middle East region, celebrated crossing 50,000 likes on its Facebook page, which is ‘liked’ by more than 46 nationalities living in the Middle East.
Etihad Airways is launching a Facebook application and competition encouraging fans to submit photos replicating the theme of the recently launched global brand advertising campaign.
April 4, 2013
Legacy airline alliances have outlived their usefulness, according to Abu Dhabi-based Etihad Airways’ President and Chief Executive Officer, James Hogan.
NBK Automobiles has extended working hours of its Aftersales Service Centers in line with its continued strategy to upgrade its portfolio of services and cater to clients’ needs with utmost convenience and ease.
April 3, 2013
Bahrain is a high growth market for Saudi Arabian Airlines (Saudia) as air traffic between the two kingdoms continues to surge, the Saudi national carrier's top official said.
flydubai has introduced a new facilitation service offering passengers travelling on its flights to Azerbaijan, Russia and Ukraine the opportunity to apply for a visa through the flydubai Travel Shop.
Royal Jordanian will commence operating direct, regular cargo flights between Amman and Frankfurt starting April 7 this year.
April 2, 2013
Bahrain's Shura Council has approved new legislation aimed at tightening regulation in the country's aviation sector