Transport & Shipping
March 10, 2013
Saudi Falcons were part of the strongest grid in the history of the Porsche GT GT3 Cup Challenge Middle East, took to the Losail International Circuit ahead of preparations for Round 9 under the lights in Doha.
Bahrain’s national carrier Gulf Air in a major move has started recruitment of all Bahraini pilots who have been affected by the closure of Bahrain Air in line with nationalisation strategy.
Etihad Airways has welcomed more than 260 Emirati nationals to its workforce through the Absher initiative, since its launch in June 2012.
Air Arabia, the first and largest low-cost carrier in the Middle East and North Africa, today announced that it has taken delivery of its second Sharklet equipped Airbus A320 aircraft in 2013.
March 6, 2013
Kia - UAE has recently announced it has shown a sales growth of 22% in the UAE in the 2012 Y-o-Y and would be able to boost it further with the launch of its new models due in 2013.
Etihad Airways has opened a line maintenance base at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport, the UAE flag carrier’s seventh outside Abu Dhabi and its first in the United States.
Emirates celebrated the opening of its 35th dedicated lounge for First Class and Business Class passengers as well as Platinum and Gold members of Emirates Skywards.
March 4, 2013
flydubai, Dubai’s innovative airline, today announced the start of its new route to Salalah, expanding its presence in the Sultanate of Oman.
Audi is working intently to electrify the drive train using plug-in hybrid technology.
Royal Jordanian is diverting flights from Amman to Beirut away from Syrian airspace, as part of the airlines “commitment to the safety of its passengers and security of its operations".
dnata today announced it has been appointed by award-winning rail operator Rocky Mountaineer to be its General Sales Agent (GSA) in the region.
March 3, 2013
Bahrain's struggling flag-carrying airline, Gulf Air, has notified staff of compulsory redundancies, as part of its restructuring efforts.
Etihad Airways has appointed 34 Emirati employees to key roles across the airline’s global network.
Air Arabia announced that it has added its second destination in Sri Lanka with the launch of non-stop flights to Mattala.
Emirates, one of the fastest growing airlines in the world, has launched its daily non-stop service from Dubai to Houari Boumediene Airport today.