Airline to increase flights

THE United Arab Emirates’ Etihad Airways will increase its Abu Dhabi-Manila flights to 14 flights a week from 12, its chief executive told reporters Thursday. James Hogan said the increase followed the rising demand for passenger seats to the UAE




DWC passenger terminal completion delayed to 2018

The completion date for new passenger terminal at Dubai’s Al Maktoum International Airport (DWC) has been pushed back to 2018. Dubai Airports, the owner and...

Dubai Airports discusses 2017-2025 plan with its strategic partners

Strategic partners are on top of Dubai Airports priorities regarding its strategic plan 2017-2025 to achieve their aspirations of making Dubai International Airport an...

From Emirates SkyCargo With Love | Emirates SkyCargo

Emirates SkyCargo, the freight division of Emirates airline, has unveiled a unique decal featuring a rose on one of its Boeing 777-F freighter aircraft...




Singapore airport growth plan could rival Dubai

Authorities at Singapore’s Changi Airport say they will double the Asian hub’s passenger capacity to almost 140m per year over the next decade, potentially challenging Dubai’s plan to position itself as the world’s largest commercial aviation centre.
Dubai airport

American may face Dubai jail in handcuff theft case

A U.S. citizen is facing a potential jail term of up to seven years if a Dubai court finds him guilty of stealing police handcuffs his lawyer said he insists he found in a parking lot and kept as a souvenir. Adam Foster, 30, was arrested in February when customs officers spotted the handcuffs in his baggage at Dubai airport as he was leaving. He was accused of stealing the cuffs from a police officer.

Confidence returning to specific locations and developments in the Dubai real estate market

In the industrial and logistics market even though rents are not increasing, confidence is returning for quality logistics facilities that will support sustained, long term demand in areas such as Jebel Ali (JAFZA) and Dubai World Central (DWC), the report also says. Confidence is also returning to the market, underlined by the Dubai government’s endorsement of DWC when it allowed the first freight service through Al Maktoum airport.


Records management facility inaugurated at Dubai World Central

Glenbeigh Records Management (GRM) spent AED 25 million (€5 million) on the construction, which is located on the same site as Al Maktoum International Airport. The Irish company estimates that the 70,000 sq foot facility will create AED 75 million (€15 million) worth of revenue over the next five years.