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The Dubai RTA has collaborated with big global firms for the extension of Dubai Metro Red Line up to the site of Expo 2020. (File/Photo)
January 18, 2019 - 06:00 GMT
The Dubai Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has announced the successful trials for the automated fare collection gates which will be installed in Route 2020, the Dubai Metro extension project.
The world’s largest concentrated solar plant is due to be completed by 2021 near Dubai and is expected to have a 1,000-MW capacity. (Arab News)
January 18, 2019 - 05:30 GMT
Want to take a trip to the future using eco-friendly transportation? In the UAE, you can enjoy a ride on a solar-powered abra on Dubai Creek, or hop on an electric bus in the capital.
It's a dream set to come true in the UAE by 2020. (Shutterstock)
January 18, 2019 - 05:00 GMT
The world's first commercial hyperloop system, which is set to open in Abu Dhabi in 2020, will cost "between $20 million to $40 million per kilometre," Bibop Gresta, Chairman of Hyperloop Transportation Technologies, has revealed.
Media reports suggested that flydubai will resume flights to Damascus. (File/Photo)
January 17, 2019 - 07:38 GMT
Amid media reports about Dubai-based budget airline, flydubai, resuming flights to the Syrian capital, Damascus, Dubai Media Office has posted a clarification on Wednesday.
UAE airline offered to buy more shares of Jet at a 49 percent discount. (File/Photo)
January 17, 2019 - 07:36 GMT
Etihad Airways and Jet Airways on Wednesday dismissed reports by Indian media about the UAE airline's offer to buy more shares of the troubled Indian carrier in a $35 million instant bailout deal as speculative.
The CEIV Pharma certification cements GTA dnata’s position as a leader in pharmaceutical handling in Toronto.
January 16, 2019 - 12:31 GMT
GTA dnata, dnata’s joint-venture company in Canada, has been certified by IATA’s Center of Excellence for Independent Validators in Pharmaceutical Logistics (CEIV Pharma) for its pharma handling processes and facilities in Toronto.
Taxi drivers hold protests in November 2018. (Shutterstock)
January 16, 2019 - 10:33 GMT
Scores of taxi drivers have announced another protest scheduled for Tuesday, as they further commit to their vows of holding continuous demonstrations until all of their demands are met.
According to the UAE Space Agency, in 2017, the total global space economy value amounted to $348 billion. (Shutterstock)
January 15, 2019 - 11:50 GMT
The UAE Space Agency (UAESA) has reportedly launched a National Plan for the Promotion of Space Investment aiming to increase domestic and foreign investment in the UAE space sector.
The new INFINITI QX50
January 14, 2019 - 11:57 GMT
Abdulmohsen Abdulaziz Al Babtain Co. (AABC), the sole authorized dealer of Infiniti vehicles in the State of Kuwait, announces the launch of an exclusive package deal that accompanies the purchase of the new Infiniti QX50 at the Al Rai showroom.
Significant number of scheduled flights will be impacted by the closure of DXB's Southern Runway. (File/Photo)
January 13, 2019 - 11:55 GMT
Significant number of scheduled flights will be impacted by the closure of DXB's Southern Runway.
Air Arabia, currently operates flights to more than 155 routes across the globe from four hubs located in the Middle East and North Africa
January 13, 2019 - 11:22 GMT
Air Arabia Egypt started its new direct flights connecting Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt to Amman, the capital city of Jordan.
Globally, Dubai's carrier was ranked 19th most punctual among mainline airlines. (File/Photo)
January 09, 2019 - 08:43 GMT
Globally, Dubai's carrier was ranked 19th most punctual among mainline airlines.
The airline said this decision has been taken after a careful review of customer feedback and operational considerations. (File/Photo)
January 08, 2019 - 09:44 GMT
The airline said this decision has been taken after a careful review of customer feedback and operational considerations.
Explore the World in 2019 with Emirates’ Special Fares
January 07, 2019 - 13:00 GMT
Start your New Year with a new adventure by exploring new cultures, relax on the beach or enjoy a city break across Emirates’ global network with these limited time offers.
Royal Club members have the opportunity to redeem their miles for commercial products via the new online store.
January 07, 2019 - 07:48 GMT
Royal Club, Royal Jordanian’s all new frequent flyer program, has launched its online store (royalclubrewards.rj.com), giving loyal customers a brand new shopping experience.
In March, Air India launched the first scheduled service to Israel to be allowed to cross Saudi airspace, overturning a 70-year-old ban by Riyadh on such routes. (Shutterstock)
January 03, 2019 - 11:48 GMT
In March, Air India launched the first scheduled service to Israel to be allowed to cross Saudi airspace, overturning a 70-year-old ban by Riyadh on such routes.