Transport & Shipping
October 16, 2012
The International Air Transport Association presented the government of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia with a study quantifying the economic benefits of aviation to the Saudi Arabian economy.
Ford Motor Company is researching and developing intelligent, next-generation driving technologies designed to help address traffic jams and other future mobility challenges.
Emirates is easing travel for pilgrims heading to and from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for Hajj by operating extra flights.
October 15, 2012
Bahrain's ruler has demanded that Gulf Air, the national carrier, to be recapitalized after the furor of mounting debts, the Manama-based daily Al Bilad has reporte.
The new Cayenne Turbo S assumes top position in the Porsche SUV model range with its engine power of 550 hp.
The Mercedes-Benz M-Class has claimed the AUTO BILD Design Awards 2012 title of the most attractive vehicle in the SUV/Vans/All-wheel drive category.
Etihad Rail announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Dubai-based Global Shipping & Logistics LLC.
October 14, 2012
Ford Middle East is showcasing a host of its latest Driver Assist Technologies, and giving exclusive glimpses of intelligent.
A strike has crippled Egypt's Ain Sokha port, near the southern end of the Suez Canal, after workers took in defence of sacked colleagues, who they want reinstated.
The inaugural Air Arabia flight to Odessa touched down in Ukraine’s fourth largest city yesterday and was greeted by a delegation of officials from the airport.
October 11, 2012
Audi is on the way to a new sales record for the Middle East in 2012, reporting sales records for the month of September, for the third quarter and for 2012 year-to-date overall.
Lufthansa German Airlines joined the fun and celebration of the world-famous Bavarian tradition, Oktoberfest held at the Grand Hyatt together with the airline’s partners and executives.
Revenues on the Suez Canal have slipped slightly, in a worrying sign for Egypt as it is a key revenue stream for the government.
October 10, 2012
Air Arabia announced the expansion of services to Kazakhstan with the launch of twice weekly flights to Astana, the country’s capital city.
October 9, 2012
Bahrain's national airline, Gulf Air, is being allowed to continue to operate despite mounting losses. The government is desperately seeking to secure additional funds as any reduction in service or shut-down would be a deep embarrassment to the regime.