Tuesday, October 16, 2018

EasyJet and Wright Electric 180 seat electric airline will start flying around 2027

In 2017, Los Angeles startup Wright Electric partnered with budget airline EasyJet to build a 180-seat electric airliner to fly routes of up to 300 miles starting around 2027. It will feature high aspect...

Retail losses raise taxing questions

Retail losses raise taxing questions The Vietnamese retail market is growing rapidly and is considered one of the retail and distribution markets in Asia with the highest potential due to the young labour force,...

Department of Culture and Tourism hosts Egyptian delegation

Fri 07-09-2018 12:10 PM ABU DHABI, 7th September, 2018 (WAM) -- As part of the Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi’s (DCT Abu Dhabi) mandate to promote Abu Dhabi as...

Kuwaitis rank 3rd in ‘halal’ tourism expenditure

KUWAIT CITY - A study issued by Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry revealed that Kuwaitis ranked third internationally after the Emiratis and Saudis in ‘halal’ tourism expenditures for the year 2017,...

Top airline launches sale on flights to Australia and New Zealand

Emirates has launched a sale on fares to destinations across Australia and New Zealand from Edinburgh and Glasgow Airport. The sale includes economy class fares from Glasgow Airport to Auckland (from...

Greece to Showcase Hotel Design at Hospitality Show in Dubai

Home > Events > Event News > Greece to Showcase Hotel Design at Hospitality Show in DubaiTwo complete Greek hotel case studies will be presented to visitors and professionals of The Hotel Show Dubai,...

Italian railways keen to invest in Alitalia if airline partner present – report

MILAN (Reuters) - Ferrovie dello Stato is interested in investing in struggling Alitalia once an airline-sector investor has been found to develop the carrier's long-haul business and synergies with its own business are found,...

Interview With Ahmed Allithy, Arabic Chef at Courtyard by Marriott World Trade Center, Abu...

Chef Ahmed Allithy A culinary expert in modern Arabic fine-dining, Chef Ahmed Allithy rejoins the talented culinary team of Courtyard by Marriott World Trade Center, Abu Dhabi as the new Arabic Chef. He will bring...

Second busiest traffic month ever for Dubai International Airport

Dubai International Airport (DXB) recorded its second busiest month ever surpassing the eight million passenger mark in July, according to the monthly traffic report issued by operator Dubai Airports. The airport clocked monthly traffic exceeding...

UAE leads halal tourism spending, followed by the KSA and Kuwait

The UAE ranks highest globally in halal tourism spending with an estimated USD 17.6 billion spent by UAE residents outside the country during 2017, new analysis from Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry has...