Thursday 23 October 2014

Emirates, Real Madrid launch #HelloClasico photo challenge

Dubai-based Emirates airline and Real Madrid, a professional football club based in Madrid, have recently launched the #HelloClasico photo challenge where fans have the chance to win a trip for two to watch the Dubai Football Challenge. Fans have to upload their images sho


InterCon to open new airport hotels in DWC

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), an international hotels company, has signed a franchise agreement with Abjar Hotels International for two new hotels in Dubai World Central (DWC). The new properties will be Holiday Inn Dubai World Central and Staybridge Suites Dubai World Central.


FAS signs orders for new helicopters

Falcon Aviation Services (FAS) of Abu Dhabi, UAE, has signed orders for two AW189 super medium helicopters in offshore configuration. The contract will expand FAS’ fleet of AgustaWestland helicopters, which already includes light helicopters such as Grand, GrandNew and will short


Abu Dhabi conference to focus on future of innovation

The Atlantic, an American magazine, and Boeing, an international aircraft manufacturer, will convene a global summit to forecast the future of innovation in Abu Dhabi, UAE, next month. Held under the theme “What’s next? Navigating global challenges with the innovation gener


Bahrain among top countries offering balanced life

Bahrain has been ranked among the top five countries by expats looking for a better work/life balance. Around 62 per cent of the expats in Bahrain enjoy a better ‘expat life experience’ and more enjoyable commute into work (68 per cent), in comparison to their home countrie


Jazeera Airways Q3 profits soar 22.6pc

Kuwait-based Jazeera Airways Group today announced a record net profit of KD8.1 million ($28 million) for the third quarter of this year, up 22.6 per cent from KD6.6 million ($22.82 million) during the same period in 2013, making it the company’s best quarter in history. Th


Etihad named in LinkedIn's 'in-demand employer’ list

Etihad Airways, UAE’s national airline, has been recognised as one of the world’s most attractive employers on LinkedIn’s ‘Global 100 InDemand Employers’ list. LinkedIn, a leading professional network on the Internet, announced the rankings at its 20


Dubai's Bollywood theme park to have 16 attractions

Dubai Parks and Resorts, a Meraas Holding company, has unveiled details of the region’s debut Bollywood Parks Dubai, a first-of-its-kind entertainment destination that will showcase the authentic Indian movie experience in an interactive format.   Located in Jebel Ali,


Air Arabia launches new route in Saudi Arabia

Air Arabia, the Middle East and North Africa’s largest low-cost carrier, has announced the launch of non-stop service to Al Jouf, Saudi Arabia. Al Jouf is the 11th destination of Air Arabia in the kingdom. The scheduled flights will operate weekly on Wednesdays and Sundays from O


Premier Inn to double Mideast hotel inventory

Premier Inn, UK’s largest hotel operator, has set sights on a portfolio of 2,687 rooms across properties in the Middle East in less than three years, up from 1,356 operating rooms today. Darroch Crawford, managing director for Premier Inn in the Middle East, said: “This mea

 1 2 3 4 5 >  Last ›

calendarCalendar of Events