Wednesday 20 March 2019

Best Western opens new hotel in the Philippines

Best Western Hotels & Resorts recently celebrated the opening of its latest hotel in the Philippines. This new hotel welcomed its first guests on March 15, introducing a new era of international midscale hospitality to this popular destination. Integrated into the Saver&rsquo


Etihad marks Special Olympics opening with special stunt

Etihad Airways, official airline partner of the Special Olympics, and the Al Fursan aerobatic stunt team performed a spectacular show in the sky to mark the Opening Ceremony of the Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019. Etihad’s flagship Airbus A380 performed a low-le


Flyadeal decision on Boeing 737 MAX deal after crash probe

Saudi Arabian airline flyadeal will wait until investigations into two Boeing 737 MAX crashes are completed before deciding whether to proceed with a signed order for 30 of the jets, reported Reuters, citing its chief executive.   The 737 MAX has been b


Etihad core operating performance improves; losses fall to $1.28bn

Etihad Airways, the national carrier of the UAE, has announced an improvement in core operating performance of 15 per cent in 2018, 7 per cent higher than forecast, on revenues of $5.86 billion (2017: $6 billion).    The airline reported a loss of $1.2


Bahrain-Moscow flight makes emergency landing

A commercial aircraft belonging to Russia’s Ural Airlines en route from Bahrain to Moscow recently made an emergency landing in Baku due to suspicions of an explosive device on board, a media report said. "An Airbus A321 plane belonging to the Ural Airlines air company


Lufthansa signs $5.8bn deal for 20 Boeing 787s

Boeing and Lufthansa Group have completed an order valued at up to $5.8 billion for 20 787-9 Dreamliner airplanes. Lufthansa Group has been strategically expanding and modernizing its world-class fleet in recent years. By introducing the super-efficient and long-range 787 family,


Special Olympics visitors to benefit from smart navigation tech

The Special Olympics World Games 2019 in Abu Dhabi is set to benefit from state-of-the-art smart technologies to help people navigate their way around venues thanks to support from multidisciplinary consultancy Khatib & Alami (K&A). As an official supporter of the Games,


Gulf Air welcomes new National Labour Union president

Gulf Air, the national carrier of Bahrain, has welcomed Sameer Sedeeq Hashem as the new president of its National Labour Union. Gulf Air CEO Krešimir Kučko, deputy CEO Captain Waleed Al Alawi and director of Human Resources Nouf Al Sowaidi met Hashem and wished him luck in


Etihad welcomes Ireland's Minister for Transport

Etihad Airways, official airline partner of the Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019, today welcomed the Irish Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport, Shane Ross TD, to its Abu Dhabi headquarters on the day of the official opening of the World Games in the capital city.


Shangri-La Abu Dhabi to host Dragon Boat Festival this month

Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi will be hosting the 12th Abu Dhabi Dragon Boat Festival on March 22 and 23, organised in partnership with Siren Events, UAE Dragon Boat and the UAE Sailing and Rowing Federation. This will be the first time in the festival’s 12-ye

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