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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 4, 2013

Oman Air is increasing its fleet as well as  increasing operations to India
08:08 GMT

Oman Air, the flag carrier of the Sultanate, has acquired two additional aircraft as the airline expands it s operations with India.

Air Arabia
08:06 GMT
(press release)

Air Arabia reported that it carried a record 5,301,484 passengers in 2012, a 13 per cent growth compared to the previous year.

Duplays VW
07:42 GMT
(press release)

DUPLAYS and Al Nabooda Automobiles are calling on all creative types for a new competition to design the coolest fleet of cars on the Dubai roads.

Etihad Airways
06:35 GMT

Etihad Airways reported net profit of US$42 million in 2012, up 200 per cent on 2011 (US$14 million) in a year which saw strong improvements in revenues, passengers numbers and cost control.

Abu Dhabi Airports Company
06:20 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi Airports Company signed last week a Memorandum of Understanding with Airport Council International to partner with the Council regarding their latest safety program.

February 3, 2013

The Suez Channel.
13:44 GMT

The Suez Canal Authority (SCA) has succeeded in dragging and anchoring a Danish container ship, the Emma Maersk, after it had experienced a leak due to problems with its propeller on Friday night.

Emirates Airline
12:27 GMT

Emirates welcomed the introduction of a Boeing 777-300ER on its Dubai-Lusaka-Harare daily service.

Ford Driving Skills for Life- Vehicle handlign exercise
11:48 GMT
(press release)

Ford Middle East in partnership with the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research and the Road & Transport Authority, today announced the Middle Eastern debut of the Ford Driving Skills for Life programme in the UAE.

Etihad Airways
11:09 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways has strengthened its relationship with Air France-KLM, with the announcement that the UAE flag carrier will wet-lease an Air France Airbus A340-300 for use on the Paris-Abu Dhabi route.

09:04 GMT
(press release)

At this year’s third edition of the Qatar Motor Show, Porsche is showcasing not one, but four exclusive highlights from its model range.

The automated parking, which can be monitored by one person, is fully computerised and can even wash your car for you.
07:38 GMT

Automated system established in EFT with capacity for 1191 vehicles.

Emirates Airline
07:01 GMT

Emirates is preparing for the launch of its new route to Algiers from 1st March by offering fares from AED 2,180.

January 31, 2013

MANCITY Blue Moon Rising A330-200
08:30 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, this week commences its new schedule of daily flights between Abu Dhabi and Brisbane via Singapore.

January 30, 2013

Jaguar Land Rover
08:32 GMT
(press release)

Land Rover has confirmed sales of its Land Rover brand were up 34% in 2012, with an increase of 27% on its Jaguar brand across the region.

Audi R8
08:31 GMT
(press release)

The 2013 Qatar Motor Show, taking place from January 29th to February 2nd at the Doha Exhibition Centre in West Bay, once again served as a stage for Audi’s latest innovations.