Both airlines, which grew rapidly earlier this decade, have faced pressures in the past two years because of tough competition in the industry. (Shutterstock)
September 23, 2018 - 07:11 GMT
State-owned Emirates and Etihad, two of the Middle East's top airlines, denied a Bloomberg report on Thursday which quoted unnamed sources as saying Emirates was seeking to take over Etihad to create the world's largest carrier.
Lucid Motors received a $1 billion investment from Saudi Arabia Monday that will get the Lucid Air electric vehicle through to commercialization by 2020. (Lucid Motors)
September 19, 2018 - 10:01 GMT
Saudi Arabia put a $1 billion charge into Lucid Motors Monday by investing in the electric car maker.
Renault Al Babtain encourages Renault fans to stop by the showroom situated in Al Rai to view the dynamic model for themselves.
September 18, 2018 - 12:34 GMT
Abdulmohsen Abdulaziz Al Babtain Co., the authorized agent of Renault in the State of Kuwait welcomes its customers to purchase and discover the powerful and refined SUV model at its Renault Store Al Rai.
Duqm airport connects to the port through a double three-lane road in each direction, providing a smooth and easy link between them. (Times of Oman)
September 18, 2018 - 10:36 GMT
With Duqm’s new airport now open, projects at the heart of Oman’s future economic powerhouse are all set to speed up, further driving the Sultanate’s economic expansion.
More than 2,000 people were caught transporting passengers illegally this year. (Shutterstock)
September 18, 2018 - 07:44 GMT
The Abu Dhabi Police have warned motorists in the Capital that those picking up passengers illegally will face a fine of Dh3,000, 24 traffic points, as well as the confiscation of the vehicle for 30 days.
The Directorate of Traffic and Patrols in the Central Operations Sector of Abu Dhabi Police reinforced the importance of following traffic safety rules. (Shutterstock)
September 16, 2018 - 05:54 GMT
Abu Dhabi Police will issue yellow cards as a warning to drivers not following the rules near school areas.
The meeting, held at Intercontinental Hotel, was headed by Saleh Bin Nasser Al Jasser, Director General of Saudi Arabian Airlines and Chairman of AACO Executive Committee.
September 13, 2018 - 12:53 GMT
The Executive Committee of the Arab Air Carriers Organization (AACO) held its 82nd meeting in Amman today, hosted by Royal Jordanian Airline.
Iraqi passengers disembark from a train coming from Baghdad as it arrives in the city of Fallujah in Anbar province, about 70 kilometers west of the capital. (AFP)
September 12, 2018 - 07:37 GMT
The newly-revived railway between Baghdad and Fallujah snakes across the western Iraqi desert, through a landscape of burned-out tanks, abandoned cars and collapsed buildings.
Etihad plans to implement FLX Merchandise, a cloud-based solution from Farelogix, to create personalised product and service propositions that increase customer satisfaction.
September 09, 2018 - 07:35 GMT
Etihad Airways has partnered with Farelogix Inc. to enhance its merchandising and distribution capabilities.
Cabin Crew member, Maya, in a still from flydubai's MAX safety video
September 09, 2018 - 07:26 GMT
Dubai-based flydubai has launched its updated safety video featuring characters from the popular FREEJ cartoon series.
Across all lines combined, the Metro accommodates more than four million passengers per day. (AFP)
September 07, 2018 - 04:40 GMT
Egypt's Cabinet approved in its weekly session Wednesday a funding agreement between the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development and the Egyptian government to upgrade Line 1 of Cairo's underground Metro at a value of 205 million euros.

From the first day it was launched on September 9, 2009, until the end of August 2017 - nearly eight years - the driverless carriage had carried 1.03 billion passengers. (Khaleej Times)
September 06, 2018 - 09:31 GMT
UAE residents and tourists travel in the Dubai Metro almost every day since the Metro started its own journey in 2009, and it has been a historic one.
flydubai total revenue increased to AED 2.8 billion.
September 05, 2018 - 09:45 GMT
Dubai-based flydubai today reported its Half-Year Financial Results for the reporting period to 30 June 2018.
Etihad Guest, the loyalty programme of Etihad Airways, has partnered with Abu Dhabi Mall.
September 05, 2018 - 09:35 GMT
Etihad Guest, the loyalty programme of Etihad Airways, has partnered with Abu Dhabi Mall, giving shoppers the chance to win up to 1.5 million Etihad Guest Miles between now and 26 September 2018.
Dubai is already well on its way to achieving most of its smart city transportation goals. (Shutterstock)
September 04, 2018 - 10:32 GMT
Flying taxis, driverless cars and smart pods that look like they have rolled out of the set of a sci-fi movie are just some of the models of transportation that residents across Dubai can look forward to in the very near future, experts at the Arab Future Cities Summit 2018 revealed.
September 04, 2018 - 10:21 GMT
Beginning Saturday, motorists will be slapped with fines for violating parking rules in the Capital.