Transport & Shipping
October 23, 2012
The U.S. aircraft maker joined with its customer and Etihad Airways, and the National Bank of Abu Dhabi, Boeing’s newest working-together partner for aircraft financing, to co-host the region’s first-ever Chief Risk Officer Aviation Summit.
Volkswagen Ali & Sons has launched the all new Polo Sedan in Abu Dhabi and Al Ain.
October 22, 2012
flydubai’s inaugural flight between Dubai and Skopje, the capital of the Republic of Macedonia, touched down today, marking the innovative low-cost airline’s 15th passenger route in Central & Eastern Europe.
Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, today launched its new Arabic language Facebook page to a global audience.
October 21, 2012
flydubai has taken delivery of the first of three Boeing 737-800NG aircraft financed through a $117.5 million loan agreement with the Export-Import Bank of the United States, Ex-Im Bank.
Etihad Airways has appointed Houssam Weiss as its General Manager for Qatar.
Air Arabia announced that it will become the first UAE airline to operate scheduled flights to the Republic of Kosovo.
Emirates, one of the world’s fastest airlines, will operate the first ever A380 scheduled service into Athens.
October 18, 2012
Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, today signed a new codeshare agreement with the Indonesian flag carrier, Garuda Indonesia.
In further trouble for Bahrain's national flag carrier, Gulf Air has suspended flights to Nairobi, Kenya, for "commercial reasons", a statement said. The airline is facing financial trouble as the King of Bahrain has forced through the recapitalisation of the state-backed company.
October 17, 2012
Offices at Beirut Port were raided on Tuesday, after allegations of rampent corruption were aired on on a local TV stations. If proven, the treasury could have been deprived of hundreds of millions of US dollars in revenue each year.
Middle East hubs and airlines are leading the way to confront and overcome the serious challenges to global aviation growth and stability and bring about positive change in the industry.
Ford Middle East makes its mark at this year’s GITEX Technology Week featuring the new 2013 Ford Taurus flagship model as Official Car of the Show.
Central Trade and Auto Company, the exclusive dealer for Toyota in the Kingdom, recently conducted a team building and management workshop.
Samaco has steeped up customer care with the opening of a huge new service center for both brands on Prince Mohammed bin Abdulaziz street Tahlia in Jeddah.