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Boeing mulls dropping ‘Max’ from name of embattled 737 jet

Boeing mulls dropping ‘Max’ from name of embattled 737 jet

Two months ago, US President Donald Trump tweeted that the company "should rebrand the plane with a new name" ...

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Dubai royal backs plan to develop first ‘Airbnb for cars’

Dubai royal backs plan to develop first ‘Airbnb for cars’

The Private Office of Sheikh Saeed bin Ahmed Al Maktoum partners with Urent which aims to revolutionise UAE car rental sector ...

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Jet Airways lenders to go to bankruptcy court

Jet Airways lenders to go to bankruptcy court

Lenders to crippled Jet Airways say they would start bankruptcy court proceedings after failing to find buyer ...

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UAE increases fine for drivers not giving way to emergency vehicles

UAE increases fine for drivers not giving way to emergency vehicles

Ministry of Interior has announced that it is increasing the fine issued to drivers that do not give way to emergency vehicles to AED3,000 ...

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Etihad Aviation Group hires former ADIA exec as CFO

Etihad Aviation Group hires former ADIA exec as CFO

Andrew Macfarlane becomes chief financial officer as the state-owned carrier pushes ahead with a restructuring plan ...

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Revealed: how UAE traffic congestion compares globally

Revealed: how UAE traffic congestion compares globally

TomTom Traffic Index details the congestion situation in 403 cities in 56 countries around the world, including Dubai and Abu Dhabi ...

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Dubai to get dedicated drone park

Dubai to get dedicated drone park

Cricket stadium to be used as a hub for drone enthusiasts ...

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Gulftainer unit signs deal to run fourth Saudi port

Gulftainer unit signs deal to run fourth Saudi port

Gulf Stevedoring Contracting Company inks agreement to manage and operate King Fahad Industrial Port in Yanbu ...

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Two oil tankers damaged in Gulf of Oman; one reports ‘suspected attack’

Two oil tankers damaged in Gulf of Oman; one reports ‘suspected attack’

US and UK officials have begun an investigation ...

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Demand and weather are main barriers to Uber Air rollout in Middle East

Demand and weather are main barriers to Uber Air rollout in Middle East

Early implementation of Uber Air in the Gulf was ruled out due to demand-related uncertainty and challenging weather conditions, according to Eric Allison, Head of Uber Elevate ...

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Renault chairman promises ‘fresh start’ with Nissan

Renault chairman promises ‘fresh start’ with Nissan

Renault chairman Jean-Dominique Senard said that there can be 'no success' for the company if the alliance with Nissan doesn't succeed ...

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More than 3.9m people use Dubai public transport over Eid

More than 3.9m people use Dubai public transport over Eid

Roads and Transport Authority reveals breakdown of passengers using metro, tram, buses, taxis and boats during holiday period ...

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Emirates transports Rugby World Cup trophy to Japan

Emirates transports Rugby World Cup trophy to Japan

Webb Ellis Cup is carried on flight EK318 from Dubai ahead of 100-day countdown to tournament in Japan ...

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UAE flights to India still unaffected by Cyclone Vayu

UAE flights to India still unaffected by Cyclone Vayu

Emirates, Flydubai and Etihad are all monitoring the situation but have reported no disruptions to flight ...

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Mike Landers, Managing Director of United Clubs for United Airlines – Tailoring Air Travel to the Future

Mike Landers, Managing Director of United Clubs for United Airlines – Tailoring Air Travel to the Future

The increasing sophistication and availability of information technology gives travelers an unprecedented ability to interface with their airlines to control nearly every aspect of thei ...

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