Transport & Shipping
March 6, 2014
Qatar airways will launch daily flights to Tokyo starting in mid-June this year.
Gulf investors are in talks with a British firm to develop the next era of supersonic jets that would move passengers from New York to London within...2 hours!
Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has welcomed international football star Patrick Vieira as the latest high-profile addition to its Guest Ambassador program.
March 5, 2014
AIG, the Jordanian company responsible for the rehabilitation, expansion and operation of Queen Alia International Airport, announced an impressive 15.5% jump in passenger traffic during the month of January.
March 4, 2014
Abu Dhabi's Department of Transportation has begun work on its nearly $9 billion adaptive traffic control central system.
Royal Jordanian will increase the frequency of its flights to the Kuwaiti capital, Kuwait, from 10 weekly flights to 14 (two daily flights) starting April 2014.
Etihad Airways, the national carrier of the United Arab Emirates, today announced record financial results for 2013, with net profit up 48 per cent to US$62 million on revenues up 27 per cent to US$6.1 billion.
March 3, 2014
Flydubai's 2013 net profit increased 47 per cent in comparison to its 2012 figures
flydubai today announced full-year 2013 net profit of AED 222.8 million (USD 60.7 million) an increase of 47 per cent compared to 2012.
The Ford Focus ST recently was crowned as ‘2014 Hot Hatch of The Year’ at the wheels magazine’s Car of the Year Awards, beating the VW Golf GTI and the Mercedes A45 AMG.
The all-new Lexus IS has been honored as the ‘Executive Saloon Car of the Year’ by Wheels magazine, at a gala event that was held at The Ritz-Carlton hotel in Dubai recently.
Volkswagen Jordan has announced record-high customer satisfaction levels in both sales and after sales services for the year 2013.
March 2, 2014
State-owned Emirates airline told the media this week that it is under "no instructions" to list on the stock market, despite recent reports suggesting that Dubai is planning to sell off part of the airline.
Qatar Airways has continued its aggressive expansion plans with the launch today of two new regional routes, thereby growing its strong connections within the Middle East.
Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, will increase the frequency of its Abu Dhabi – Chengdu service from five-flights-a-week to daily from 30 March 2014.