Air New Zealand and Virgin Australia boost Auckland to Brisbane flights

The New Zealand Herald  2017-12-14 03:54:27

Air New Zealand and Virgin Australia will boost winter flights between Auckland and Brisbane as Emirates pulls off the route.An extra five flights by Air New Zealand and Virgin would add 38,000 more seats ...

US to hold informal talks with Gulf states, but takes no action on Open Skies

Air Transport World  2017-12-12 21:35:00

The US State Department has informed US airlines and labor groups that it will not formally reopen negotiations on Open Skies agreements with the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Qatar, but instead will ...

Flying from Brisbane to Auckland with Emirates

The New Zealand Herald  2017-12-11 18:00:00

Imran Ali travelled from Brisbane to Auckland on Emirates Airbus A380-800. The plane: Emirates' Airbus A380-800 double-deck. It's the world's largest passenger aircraft with the main bar located at ...

Emirates and flydubai resume operating some flights over Iraq

gulfnews.com  2017-12-11 17:55:32

Several airlines stopped flying over Iraq in 2014 on safety concerns

Government Economic Reform Spurs Investments to Drive Kuwait Cloud Computing Market

PR Newswire  2017-12-11 09:21:00

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Dec. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Over the past two years, the Kuwaiti government passed a series of economic reform measures as well as labour and privatisation laws. They are ...

Dubai International Blockchain Summit 2018

PR Newswire  2017-12-11 06:54:00

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Dec. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- 2018 is all set to start with an event which promises to be the biggest fintech happening in Dubai to date. The Dubai International Blockchain ...

The Emirates Pathology Society (EPS): Earlier Diagnoses of Cancer, Better Survival Rates & Improved Quality of Life Through Next-Generation Sequencing (NGS)

PR Newswire  2017-12-10 13:32:00

DUBAI, UAE, December 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The number of variants identified as being associated with cancer risk and progression is rapidly growing. Meanwhile, advances in medical genomics are paving ...

Raytheon Forms New Subsidiary in the United Arab Emirates

PR Newswire  2017-12-07 08:00:00

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates, Dec. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) marked its 30-year anniversary of partnership with the United Arab Emirates by announcing it has formed Raytheon ...

UAE Embassy in Washington, DC Celebrates 46th National Day

PR Newswire  2017-12-05 20:25:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Embassy in Washington, DC celebrated the UAE's 46th National Day at an afternoon celebration hosted by UAE Ambassador to the ...

Rising Investment in New Age Technology Revolutionizing Legacy Broadcast Systems in MENA

PR Newswire  2017-12-05 07:24:00

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Dec. 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- In MENA, the television industry is evolving in terms of content and business models for over-the-top (OTT) and Pay-TV. Broadcasters will adopt ...

Grace Century's Portfolio Project, the Quantum Group, Inc. Announces Their 14th Patent

PR Newswire  2017-12-04 23:15:00

RAS AL-KHAIMAH, United Arab Emirates, Dec. 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Grace Century's portfolio project Quantum Group, and its sister Quantum Innovations, Inc. has announced the awarded 14th patent to its ...

GCC Ceramic Market Poised for Growth Through Urbanisation, Construction Boom, and Quality Tile Demand

PR Newswire  2017-12-04 05:47:00

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Dec. 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The GCC ceramic tiles market is poised for growth. Urbanisation; new construction activities in housing, infrastructure, and hospitality; proliferation ...

UAE is First Arab Country to Win Category B Membership of IMO Council

PR Newswire  2017-12-02 14:09:00

DUBAI, UAE, December 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has now become the first Arab country to win Category B membership into the International Maritime Organization (IMO) Council. ...

Lurento Expands Luxury and Sports Car Rental Business to Dubai, Abu Dhabi

PR Newswire  2017-11-23 19:15:00

LONDON, Nov. 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Premium car rental marketplace, Lurento, has announced the launch of its service in the United Arab Emirates. Customers can now rent luxury and sports cars in Dubai ...

Lockton Launches their Women In Leadership (WIL) Initiative in the UAE

PR Newswire  2017-11-21 10:33:00

ABU DHABI, UAE, November 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockton, the world's largest independently owned insurance broker, today launched their Women In Leadership (WIL) initiative for Lockton's female Associates, ...

Airbus faces tricky hurdles over stalled A380 Emirates deal

Reuters  2017-11-19 18:39:08

DUBAI (Reuters) - A preliminary deal to sell 36 A380s to Emirates blew up in an Airbus hospitality chalet moments before the Gulf carrier was expected to shower $30 billion on the planemaker and its U.S. ...

Dubai International Blockchain Summit, Armani Hotel - January 2018

PR Newswire  2017-11-19 18:19:00

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Nov. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Dubai International Blockchain Summit is the largest event of its kind for the Blockchain industry. This event brings together companies looking ...

Dubai World Central develops cargo role in United Arab Emirates

Breaking Travel News  2017-11-17 09:06:25

Cargo traffic at Dubai World Central grew 9.1 per cent during the first nine months of the year, according to the traffic report issued today by operator Dubai Airports. DWC handled a total of 704,735 ...

Thales to provide next generation Wi-Fi on Emirates 777x fleet

Breaking Travel News  2017-11-16 08:55:27

Emirates and Thales have signed a new agreement to equip its Boeing 777X fleet with the next generation broadband inflight connectivity using Inmarsat GX global network.

Boeing, flydubai Sign Historic Deal for 225 737 MAX Airplanes

PR Newswire  2017-11-15 08:46:00

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Nov. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing [NYSE: BA] and flydubai signed a landmark agreement today for 225 737 MAX airplanes with a list price value of $27 billion. The deal represents ...