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The insatiable appetite for connectivity is clear and consequently in-flight Wi-Fi is set to be one of the hottest trends for Middle East business aviation as we move into 2015,
December 9, 2014 - 04:55 GMT
While 9,450 new business deliveries valued at $280 billion are forecast between 2014 and 2024 around the world.

June 24, 2013

Ramada Downtown German Workshop
09:09 GMT
(press release)

Ramada Downtown Dubai, located in Dubai’s most prestigious and vibrant district, participated in German Workshop, organised by the Department of Tourism & Commerce Marketing (DTCM).

June 23, 2013

Ford Wins international Engine of the Year
10:21 GMT
(press release)

Ford Motor Company’s ultra-fuel efficient and spirited 1.0-litre EcoBoost petrol engine today was named 2013 International Engine of the Year.

08:38 GMT
(press release)

United Arab Emirates, Dubai, June 22nd 2013: Toyota has been named the world's Best Global Green Brand for the third year running, a further confirmation of its environmental credentials and leadership.

Turkish Airlines' CEO, Temel Kotil Ph.D
05:40 GMT
(press release)

Turkish Airlines has been chosen "Best Airline in Europe," “Best Airline in Southern Europe” and awarded "Best Business Class Catering” in the 2013 Skytrax World Airline Awards.

June 20, 2013

SITA Etihad Airways James Presentation June 2013
11:53 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways, the United Arab Emirates’ national airline and one of the world’s fastest-growing full-service carriers, and global IT and communications provider, SITA, today announced a 10-year strategic partnership.

British Airways
10:34 GMT
(press release)

As Gulf tourists, led by Saudi visitors, flock to London for the summer season, British Airways is giving travellers from Saudi Arabia one more reason to fly.

Emirates' Business Class
09:47 GMT

Emirates, one of the world’s fastest growing airlines, is inviting globalistas to jet off and benefit from special Business Class fares starting today.

June 19, 2013

Temel Kotil, Turkish Airlines' CEO
11:31 GMT
(press release)

Turkish Airlines has been chosen Best Airline in Europe Best Airline in Southern Europe and awarded Best Business Class Catering in the 2013 Skytrax World Airline Awards, announced this week at The Paris Air Show.

Jazeera Airways
09:28 GMT
(press release)

Jazeera Airways released its April 2013 Operational Performance Report showing a continued lead in on-time performance (OTP) against all other airlines in the Middle East.

During the agreement
08:14 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways has entered into an agreement with global technology company Taleris to launch groundbreaking new technology which can help predict potential maintenance faults and recommend preventive action.

07:04 GMT

Dubai-based flydubai today announced the launch of business class services, based on feedback from its passengers, across its network of 60 destinations.

Emirates Airline
05:42 GMT

Emirates has today been awarded the highly coveted ‘World’s Best Airline’ award, presented by Skytrax at the 2013 World Airline Awards.

Etihad Airways
05:38 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways has swept the Skytrax World Airline Awards’ First Class category, receiving all three awards, for the second year in a row.

June 18, 2013

Purchase would be subject to a due diligence process and regulatory approvals
11:27 GMT

Etihad Airways said on Monday it had signed an initial agreement with the Serbian government over a possible equity investment in the country's loss-making JAT Airways.

Airport Service Quality
10:24 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi International Airport received last week the prestigious award of Best Airport for the Middle East region from the Airports Council International.