Middle East carriers reported a record 12.7 per cent rise in global air travel demand in April, which was the largest increase among all the regions.
According to a report released by The International Air Transport Association (I
A traffic jam of nearly 30 large oil tankers has built up outside the Iraqi port of Basra due to loading delays, with some waiting up to three weeks and costing ship operators around $75,000 a day per vessel.
Bahrain is one of the safest countries in the region with the lowest number of road traffic deaths, according to an expert, said a report in the Gulf Daily News (GDN), our sister publication.
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Dubai World Trade Centre reported an impressive 12 per cent year-on-year increase in traffic in 2015, delivering 2.74 million delegates and attendees, coupled with a strong 17 per cent increase in exhibiting companies.
Dubai International Airport started the New Year with a record monthly traffic of 7.3 million passengers in January, surpassing the previous benchmark of 7.2 million passengers set in August 2015.
Passenger traffic reached 7,327,6
Dubai has proposed to add as many as 50,000 seats a week to the current two-way capacity to India in efforts to expand air traffic with the subcontinent, said a report.
According to the report in The Economic Times, the proposa
Abu Dhabi's Traffic and Patrols Directorate is set to activate 12 radars across four roads in Al Ain from February 7.
The new radars will be adjusted according to the legal speed limits set on those roads,
Middle East carriers recorded a staggering 10.5 per cent growth in annual traffic last year compared to the figures in 2014, registering the strongest growth globally, said a report.
Following closely behind was Latin America (9.3 per c
A new point system that will be based on the number of traffic violations committed in Bahrain by motorists will be introduced next Monday (February 8). Traffic Directorate director general Shaikh Nasser bin Abdulrahman Al Khalifa yesterday sa