Monday 3 August 2015

French tourist wins Benz car in Abu Dhabi raffle

A lucky French tourist on holiday in Abu Dhabi, UAE, walked home with the keys to a Mercedez-Benz car when she was declared the winner of the weekly Abu Dhabi Summer Season raffle draw. Stephanie Cserep is the fifth winner for the star prize at World Trade Centre Mall and was pre


Qatar Airways ‘not interested in India's SpiceJet’

Qatar Airways, which owns a 10 per cent stake in British Airways owner IAG, is not in talks to buy a stake in Indian carrier SpiceJet nor is it interested in doing so, it said on Tuesday. "Qatar Airways is not in talks to pursue a commercial stake in SpiceJet. There is no in


Emirates plans fourth daily A380 service to Bangkok

Emirates airline plans to introduce its fourth daily A380 service between Dubai and Bangkok from December 1. The new two-class A380 service will operate daily as flight EK376 from Dubai to Bangkok and EK377 from Bangkok to Dubai. The up-gauge from its current Boeing 777-300ER aircraft


Consumer choice, innovation 'key drivers of aviation sector'

Consumer choice and innovation are the fundamental drivers of competition in the international airline industry, said Etihad Airways president and CEO James Hogan at the 2015 Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) Convention in Florida (US). A relatively young airline, Etihad Airway


Four Seasons Riyadh launches new Arabic website

Four Seasons Hotel Riyadh, a luxurious retreat in the Saudi Arabian capital, has launched a new Arabic website for the property. The new website retains the same sleek styling and intuitive interface as the original site for consistency and ease of use, while the information rela


The Sonesta Collection appoints new GM

The Sonesta Collection, a leading luxury hotel group, has welcomed Amr Abdel Samie as its new general manager at Sonesta Pharaoh Beach Resort Hurghada in Egypt. Samie joins Sonesta from Radisson Blu Sharm El Sheikh, where he recently held the position of general manager. With


Dubai International Airport opens family facility at T3

Dubai international Airport, the world's busiest airport for international passengers, has opened a new facility for families at its Concord B Zen Garden in Terminal 3. Located between Gates B7 and B8, the new family facility features a children’s area complete with cre


Movida Dubai unveils new trendy indentity

Movida Dubai, the region’s premiere nightclub, is inviting guests to experience its newer and fresher look following a major revamp. The venue, located within the 51-storey Radisson Royal Hotel, showcases a brand new interior and décor complete with a state-of-the-ar


Female pilots set to meet in Jordan

Female pilots from across the Middle East and around the world will meet in Jordan this September. The annual get-together, which was held in Bahrain last year, is being organised by the Arabian section of the 99’s International Women’s Pilot Organisation, said a repo


Kuwait probes 'naughty pilot' cockpit escapade

Kuwait has ordered an "“urgent investigation” into reports that a Kuwait Airways pilot had entertained a porn star and her friend inside the cockpit during a trans-Atlantic flight. Communication Minister Issa Al Kandari was quoted by Al Arabiya News website as sa

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