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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 2, 2013

Jazeera Airways takes delivery of brand new Airbus A320
05:55 GMT
(press release)

Jazeera Airways Group took delivery of a brand new Airbus A320 aircraft, bringing the total number of its fleet to 13 aircraft.

Etihad Airways
05:42 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), will increase its Abu Dhabi-Minsk service from three flights per week to a daily schedule from June 15, 2013.

May 30, 2013

Turkish Airlines
12:19 GMT
(press release)

Turkish Airlines has entered into an agreement with to provide online bookings with guaranteed best prices at nearly 300,000 hotels around the world.

‘Qatar’s share in GCC aviation to grow by 17% by 2023’
11:32 GMT

QATAR’S market share in the GCC aviation industry is expected to grow by 17 percent whereas the latter’s share in the global aviation market is likely to increase by five percent by 2023.

The authority will launch five routes, curtail three routes and extend five routes
10:59 GMT

Newly developed areas in Dubai will soon have public bus routes as the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) plans a major revamp of its ever-expanding network.

Etihad Airways
09:38 GMT

Etihad Airways will increase frequencies on services to Amman, Cairo, Islamabad and Muscat from June 15, 2013.

Etihad Cargo liveried Boeing 747-8 Freighter
07:30 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Cargo has announced its first round-the-world freighter routing in conjunction with Atlas Air Worldwide.

During the celebration
05:36 GMT
(press release)

In a special ceremony held at Air Arabia’s hangar in Sharjah, UAE, Air Arabia and CFM International celebrated the achievement of one million engine flight hours with the airline’s fleet of CFM56-5B engines.

May 29, 2013

Royal Jordanian Airlines
08:58 GMT

Gulf Air and Royal Jordanian announced that the number of passengers transported by Gulf Air between Bahrain and Amman surged by 216% after a year of signing a codeshare partnership between the two carriers.

The flydubai Travel Shop in Salalah is opened
08:12 GMT
(press release)

flydubai began flights to Salalah, in the Sultanate of Oman yesterday bringing its operational network to 60 destinations.

Toyota Prado
07:25 GMT
(press release)

Toyota today announced strong growth performance in the Gulf Region, selling 158,223 units in Q1 2013, which resulted in the brand further consolidating its leadership with a 39.6% market share.

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain with Emirates' Captain Warren Coles in an A380 flight simulator at Emirates Aviation College in Dubai
05:46 GMT

Three Arsenal players have swapped their usual airline passenger seats and courageously stepped into the cockpit of an Emirates’ A380 for the landing of their lives.

May 28, 2013

Mercedes-Benz E-Class
10:25 GMT
(press release)

Nasser Bin Khaled Automobiles, the exclusive dealers of Mercedes-Benz in Qatar, launched the face-lifted E-Class 2014, taking luxury sedans to newer heights.

Hyundai Strategic Partners
09:07 GMT
(press release)

Juma Al Majid Establishment (JAME), the sole distributor of Hyundai Motors in the UAE, celebrated yet another year of success alongside its partners at its annual Strategic Partners Conference 2013.

Emirates Roland Garros A380
05:31 GMT

Spectators at this year’s Roland Garros tournament are looking to the skies thanks to Emirates’ innovative A380 aerial camera created in collaboration with the French Federation of Tennis.