Transport & Shipping
July 15, 2013
This month British Airways is to trial a new electronic bag tag that could do without the need to have a new paper tag every time you fly. Once checked in, customers just need to hold their Smartphone over the electronic tag.
July 14, 2013
Experts are studying plans to establish railway tracks parallel to the King Fahad Causeway as part of the $10 billion GCC rail link.
Toyota Motor Corporation announced a surge in its Land Cruiser sales for Q1 2013.
National Arab Motors announced its sponsorship of a soccer workshop for the children of the Zaatari camp in collaboration with ‘Save the Children’ and the Brazilian Embassy in Jordan.
Etihad Airways is the new official airline sponsor of Events DC’s Nation’s Triathlon, marking the Abu Dhabi-based airline’s first entry into sports sponsorship in the US capital.
July 11, 2013
Emirates is seeking to remove some of the stress out of packing for a trip by increasing baggage allowances.
Etihad Airways has purchased seven state-of-the-art full flight simulators (FFS) which will be based at the airline’s world class training academy in Abu Dhabi.
Concluding its most recent Facebook competition, Mahmoudia Motors has announced Abdullah Zaghal as the winner of its all-expenses-paid trip for two.
July 10, 2013
Emirates announced a further increase in capacity between Dubai and Bangkok, with a start of a sixth daily, non-stop service from 27 October 2013.
To welcome the holiest month in the Islamic calendar, British Airways has launched special Ramadan fares across the UAE.
A miniature robot, developed in part by Toyota, is set to become the latest visitor to the International Space Station (ISS).
Emirates, one of the world’s fastest growing airlines, today announced that it will commence a daily Airbus A380 service from Dubai to Mauritius from 16 December 2013.
July 9, 2013
Etihad Airways has commenced codeshare services with South African Airways following regulatory approval, which enables both carriers to offer codeshare and interline services to key destinations on each others’ route networks.
Emirates SkyCargo will soon be connecting more North European businesses with international opportunities with the addition of Stockholm to Emirates global network on 4th September 2013.
Etihad Airways, an Abu Dhabi government-owned carrier, said second-quarter revenue jumped 7 percent on the year to reach $1.33 billion (Dh4.9 billion)