Transport & Shipping
July 13, 2014
Etihad Airways will launch six new routes in the first half of 2015, offering even more choice and improved connections to travellers worldwide.
Etihad Cargo, the freight division of UAE flag carrier Etihad Airways, has started freighter flights between Abu Dhabi (AUH) and the Hanoi’s Nội Bài International Airport (HAN).
With existing services to Buenos Aires, Sao Paulo, Toronto, Chicago, Houston, Los Angeles, New York, Washington and Boston, Turkish Airlines adds flights to Montreal as its 10th destination in the Americas.
Central Trade and Auto Company (CTA), the exclusive dealer for Toyota in the Kingdom, recently organized a workshop on essential vehicle fire hazard investigation techniques.
Etihad Airways has been honoured at the gtnews Awards for Global Corporate Treasury and Finance which recognise best practice and projects within the global corporate treasury and finance sector.
July 10, 2014
Dubai, UAE – Emirates has received its 50th A380 aircraft, strengthening its position as the world’s largest international airline.
250 new jobs have been created by the United Kingdom’s largest automotive employer as the Land Rover Discovery Sport was confirmed as the latest model to be produced at Jaguar Land Rover’s Halewood plant.
To celebrate the holy month of Ramadan, Millennium Plaza Hotel Dubai recently hosted an Iftar for the media who enjoyed a wide variety of international cuisines and Arabic specialties at the Metro! Restaurant.
Djibouti said it had started legal action against DP World, seeking to rescind the Dubai-owned port operator’s concession in Africa’s largest container terminal in a row over how the contract was awarded.
July 9, 2014
Boeing said the 777X will introduce the latest technologies including "the most advanced commercial engine ever".
Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has appointed Mrs Wuraola Oduntan as its new General Manager for Nigeria. The appointment takes effect from 1 July 2014.
British Airways has begun testing a hi-tech blanket which changes colour using brainwaves, to ensure it offers customers the best flight’s sleep in the sky.
Royal Jordanian invited 200 orphans from different charity organizations for an iftar banquet at the Children’s Museum of Jordan, one of Her Majesty Queen Rania Al Abdullah’s non-profit educational organizations.
Lexus today presented the “STROBE” project – an LED spectacle in which acrobats and stuntmen suspended across Kuala Lumpur’s night skyline were lit up in succession to create the illusion of acrobatic motion at impressive speed.
July 8, 2014
Airport International Group has witnessed continued growth for passenger traffic (PAX) and aircraft movement (ACM) at QAIA in May 2014.