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The city’s urban planning also involves evaluating the amount of office and retail space needed by 2020
March 27, 2014 - 07:55 GMT
The Emirate of Dubai will be fully prepared to receive 25 million visitors when it hosts the World Expo 2020 international event in six years’ time.

September 18, 2012

Qatar Airways CEO Akbar Al Baker revealed a financial loss for the airline
09:11 GMT

Qatar Airways, the Gulf state's rapidly growing flag carrier, made a small loss in the last financial year which ended in March because of high oil prices.

Sheikh Majid Al Mualla, Emirates’ Senior Vice President, Commercial Operations, Gulf, Middle East & Iran speaking to the media after arriving in Erbil, Iraq
05:30 GMT

Emirates, one of the world’s most modern airlines based in futuristic Dubai, today celebrated the start of flights to Erbil, considered to be one of the oldest cities on earth.

September 17, 2012

Etihad Airways
12:27 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways is keen to expand its footprint in South America, said President and Chief Executive Officer, James Hogan, on Friday.

Abu Dhabi Airports Company
08:16 GMT
(press release)

Al Bateen Executive Airport, the dedicated business aviation airport of Abu Dhabi Airports Company (ADAC), today released its traffic performance results for the first half of 2012.

September 16, 2012

Ferrari World Abu Dhabi
06:35 GMT
(press release)

Ferrari World Abu Dhabi highlighted its winning appeal for Saudi visitors heading to Yas Island, Abu Dhabi’s premier leisure hub, during a special Etihad Airways event held in Jeddah today.

September 13, 2012

IAD EK office opening
09:50 GMT

Emirates has launched its daily non-stop service from Dubai to Washington Dulles International Airport.

Etihad Cargo
05:50 GMT

Ever expanding Etihad Cargo has unveiled a new and highly secure valuable goods service called SAFEGUARD.

September 12, 2012

During the event
09:42 GMT

Emirates, one of the fastest growing airlines in the world, launched its daily non-stop service from Dubai to Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) today.

Abu Dhabi Airports Company
09:23 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi Airports Company has won two prestigious Stevie awards from the 9th International Business Awards.

Boeing’s Everett production facility
08:32 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways President and Chief Executive Officer CEO, James Hogan, visited Boeing’s Everett production facility, as the UAE flag carrier prepares to take delivery of more 777s and awaits the arrival of the 787 Dreamliner.

Toyota 3-3-3- campaign
06:40 GMT
(press release)

Al-Futtaim Motors, exclusive distributors of Toyota in the UAE recently launched the 3-3-3- campaign, a package with three offers designed to make Toyota vehicles more accessible.

September 11, 2012

Terminal 3 in Dubai International Airport, the home of Emirates airline
13:14 GMT

Emirates will fly double daily to Jordan from 1st October, providing greater access to one of the most popular tourism destinations in the Middle East.

Air Arabia
10:20 GMT
(press release)

Air Arabia announced that it has welcomed 379,092 passengers in August 2012, an increase of over 22 per cent compared to the corresponding month in 2011.

John Evans, new General Manager Philippines
09:20 GMT

Etihad Airways has appointed John Evans as its new General Manager for the Philippines.

Al-Futtaim Auto and Machinery Company
08:20 GMT
(press release)

FAMCO, the Al-Futtaim Group’s distributor of commercial vehicles, construction and industrial equipment, today announced the launch of its operations in Qatar.