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Monthly Archives: July 2017

Nearly 500 transport projects worth $87 billion underway in the UAE

The total value of 481 active transport projects exceeded AED321.49 billion ($87.6bn) in the first half of 2017, according to BNC Network, a construction...

Sharjah airport sees 5.5 million passengers in first half

Passenger traffic growth at Sharjah International Airport (SIA) continued in 2017. Total number of travellers passing through the airport hit 5.5 million in the...

Etihad in $1.87 billion loss after partner airlines weigh on earnings

Abu Dhabi’s Etihad Airways has reported a net loss of $1.87 billion for 2016 as equity investments in Alitalia and airberlin and one-off impairment...

This is what Honeywell does to improve in-flight productivity

Comfort while traveling in this fast-paced, technology-driven world is about more than leg room and the time it takes for passengers to reach their...

Putting UAE public transport at forefront of technology and innovation

Public transportation is fundamental to the livability of any country. It has become one of the most important infrastructural pillars in the modern-day world....

Emirates and flydubai announce new “extensive partnership”

Dubai’s Emirates Airline said on Monday that it has entered into an extensive partnership with budget airliner flydubai to offer passengers “unmatched travel options”....

Emirates boss slams US airlines over “unfounded” unfair competition claims

Emirates Airline boss has come down heavily on the three US airlines, which have waged a long war against Gulf carriers, saying that the...

RTA & DSOA launch strategic partnership to enhance smart mobility

The Roads & Transport Authority (RTA) and Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority (DSOA), the regulatory body for Dubai Silicon Oasis (DSO), the integrated free zone...

Emirates, Turkish airlines join Etihad in lifting laptop ban on US flights

Dubai’s Emirates Airline and Turkish Airlines have become the latest carriers to be exempted from a ban on laptops inside cabins on flights to...