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Cairo's notorious traffic costs Egypt LE47 billion ($6.5 billion) every year, or 2.5 percent of its current GDP, according to a recently released World Bank study.
June 10, 2014 - 12:28 GMT
Cairo is also under-supplied with public transport, compared to similar large cities around the world.

February 24, 2013

Finance and Insurance Department in Jordan
05:23 GMT
(press release)

Nuqul Automotive has launched its official Finance and Insurance Department in Jordan located at Nuqul Automotive’s 7th circle showroom.

AirArabia, sunset
04:59 GMT
(press release)

Air Arabia announced that it flew a record number of passengers in January 2013 as the airline carried almost half a million passengers.

H.E. Dr. Nasser Saif Al-Mansoori, Etihad Rail CEO
04:53 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Rail, the developer and operator of the UAE’s national railway network, announced the signing of a strategic sponsorship agreement with Al Jazira Sports Club.

Etihad Airways
04:34 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has welcomed the return to profitability of its equity partner, airberlin.

February 21, 2013

Audi A8 L
08:57 GMT
(press release)

Audi is introducing a new, exclusive model to the Middle East – the A8 L Security.

Toyota 2013
07:15 GMT
(press release)

Following much international hype and anticipation, the all-new 2013 Avalon was officially unveiled by Al-Futtaim Motors, exclusive distributors of Toyota in the UAE at a special press launch event.

Katerina Polatou, Head of Airline Marketing at Athens International Airport and Ms Noni Papastefanou, Etihad Airways Greece Senior Sales Executive
06:36 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways has won the award for “Fastest Growing Airline to the Middle East” at the 2013 Athens International Airport (AIA) Airline Marketing Workshop.

February 20, 2013

09:30 GMT
(press release)

Fast Company’s annual Most Innovative Companies issue honors leading businesses, including Apple, Amazon, Google and Target along with such rising newcomers as Square, Fab and Tumblr.

February 19, 2013

Share A Smile with Emirates Crew
12:25 GMT

Emirates unveiled a new campaign showcasing the lighter side of language.

10:03 GMT

flydubai, Dubai’s innovative airline, has announced operations to Juba, the capital city of the Republic of South Sudan.

06:54 GMT
(press release)

The Toyota 86 launched in 2012, continues to deliver on its promise of being a fun and affordable rear wheel drive coupe by scooping more awards from industry experts from the around the world.

February 18, 2013

Emirates Airline
12:12 GMT

Emirates announced on Monday that from 1st October 2013 it will begin daily, non-stop flights to Clark International Airport, the airline’s second destination in the Philippines.

Etihad should revise its deal with  India's Jet Airways, the UAE's airline boss said yesterday
11:33 GMT

Etihad Airways needs to revise its deal to buy a stake in India’s Jet Airways and it is too soon to say when a final agreement will be struck, the Abu Dhabi airline’s chairman told Reuters on Sunday.

Etihad Cargo
11:13 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Cargo, a division of United Arab Emirates flag carrier Etihad Airways, has posted record monthly uplift figures for January of 32,613 tonnes, a 27 per cent increase on January 2012 (25,600 tonnes).

Israel is considering a railway to offer an alternative to Egypt's Suez canal, according to report in the UK media
07:13 GMT

Israel is considering building a railway that would present a serious alternative to the Suez Canal, according to reports in UK's The Times news papers.