Transport & Shipping
December 8, 2014
TOYOTA Racing won the Six Hours of Bahrain which was held recently for its fifth victory of the FIA World Endurance Championship season as Anthony Davidson and Sébastien Buemi secured the drivers’ title with a race to spare.
Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has been awarded the highly coveted title of ‘World’s Leading Airline’ for the sixth straight year at this year’s World Travel Awards.
Ford and Al Jazirah Vehicles want to make driving in Saudi Arabia Safer.
The Nissan Tiida has won ‘Best Hatchback of the year’ in the ‘Middle East Car of the Year’ awards, bringing another prestigious trophy to the Japanese automaker’s bulging showcase.
December 7, 2014
The new all-wheel-drive Jaguar F-TYPE R Coupé has ensured that the Bloodhound SSC World Land Speed Record programme has passed a significant high-speed testing milestone.
Air Arabia, the first and largest low-cost carrier (LCC) in the Middle East and North Africa, won two awards at the esteemed Aviation Business Awards 2014.
Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), has commenced a non-stop service between Abu Dhabi and Dallas/Fort Worth, the airline’s sixth destination in the United States.
December 4, 2014
Lufthansa has cancelled 51 long-haul flights today in the latest 24-hour strike from pilots union Vereinigung Cockpit.
Emirates Skywards and S7 Airlines, announce a frequent flyer partnership that allows members of both airlines’ frequent flyer programs to earn and redeem miles for travel across their networks.
December 3, 2014
Emirates will offer a weekend to remember for all rugby aficionados attending the tournament with a series of fun activity initiatives to engage and reward fans.
The all new Ford EcoSport and Ford Fusion earned top awards in the 2014 Middle East Car of the Year for “best compact utility vehicle” and “best large sedan” categories, respectively.
In response to the increasing popularity of online shopping, Turkish Airlines has launched “Shop&Miles”, an alternative way of using miles accumulated in the airline’s popular mileage reward program.
Etihad Airways and partner airberlin celebrated the launch of the German carrier’s new service from Stuttgart to Abu Dhabi last night, with the inaugural flight receiving a traditional water canon salute on arrival at Abu Dhabi International Airport.
Royal Jordanian started operating its new 787 to North American destinations, after it completed the introduction of the first five 787s to the fleet, replacing the Airbus 340s that were used on these routes.
December 2, 2014
Emirates SkyCargo, Dubai Airports, Dubai World Central (DWC), together with Dubai-based Allied Transport, have created the longest moving convoy of UAE flags to commemorate the country’s 43rd National Day.