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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.

June 2, 2014

An Emirates A330-200 taking off from Dubai International airport
12:06 GMT

Emirates, a global connector of people and places, is making it even more convenient for passengers to connect with Karachi as it launches its sixth daily service to the city from 1st August.

Etihad Airways arrives in Zurich
08:37 GMT

Etihad Airways’ Flight EY073 was met with the customary water cannon welcome as it touched down on schedule at Zürich Airport yesterday morning.

Al Bustan Centre & Residence
08:30 GMT
(press release)

Al Bustan Centre and Residence announced that it is participating in Dubai Shopping Malls Group’s (DSMG) Summer Campaign 2014.

During the event
07:03 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Rail, the developer and operator of the UAE’s national railway network, has surpassed more than 10 million working man-hours, or over 250 days, with zero lost-time injuries.

Etihad Airways
06:28 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has announced a major expansion of its codeshare agreement with Jet Airways, offering travellers enhanced connections throughout India.

June 1, 2014

RJ's Airbus A340 aircraft
11:46 GMT

Royal Jordan will introduce an additional two weekly flights to New York during June and July this summer, bringing the number of scheduled flights operating on this vital route to six weekly.

Airport International Group
11:40 GMT
(press release)

Airport International Group (AIG) announced a continuing positive growth trend for passenger traffic (PAX) and aircraft movement (ACM) at QAIA during April 2014.

Guest on the inaugural flight from Abu Dhabi to Los Angeles were presented with a commemorative Hollywood Director clapper board which displayed details of the flight
11:26 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), today launched its daily EY 171 service between Abu Dhabi (AUH) and Los Angeles (LAX).

Central Trade and Auto
11:15 GMT
(press release)

Central Trade and Auto, the exclusive Toyota dealer in the Kingdom, sponsored a non-profit music concert for Jordanian singer-songwriter Ayah Marar.

Jaguar F-TYPE
08:34 GMT
(press release)

Luxury automotive manufacturer, Jaguar, recently completed an ultimate performance challenge in the Middle East with a trip to Jebel Jais in the mountains of Ras Al Khaimah, UAE.

Jazeera Airways team in front of the newly delivered aircraft in Airbus Hamburg
07:20 GMT
(press release)

Jazeera Airways Group took delivery of a brand new Airbus A320 aircraft on Wednesday, May 28, bringing its total fleet number to 15 aircraft.

May 29, 2014

Emirates’ A380 was last in India on 12th March at the Indian Airshow in Hyderabad
06:10 GMT

Emirates, a global connector of people and places will expand its A380 network to 28 destinations, when it launches a daily A380 service to Mumbai International Airport on 21st July.

May 28, 2014

Etihad Aegean Athens airport cake cutting
13:07 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), and code share partner Aegean Airlines, are celebrating five years of Etihad Airways’ non-stop services between Athens and Abu Dhabi.

Jaguar F-TYPE Coupé
12:44 GMT
(press release)

Mahmoudia Motors has launched Jaguar’s most dynamically capable, performance focused production vehicle, the F-TYPE Coupé, in the Jordanian market.

Airport International Group
08:27 GMT
(press release)

In celebration of Jordan’s 68th Independence Day anniversary, Airport International Group (AIG), has carried out several activities at QAIA on Thursday 22 and Sunday 25 May, 2014.