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Thursday, June 29, 2017

Dubai Airports ready for the tech challenge

Dubai Airports, which is celebrating 50 years of successful journeying, is fully equipped with advanced technology and ready to take the challenge of rising demand from its stakeholders, specially Emirates airline, a top executive of the company said. Dubai Airports owns and manages the operation and development of both of Dubai’s airports — Dubai International as well as the upcoming Dubai World Central — Al Maktoum International.




Dubai airport offers ‘sleep pods’ to travellers

Dubai Airports has introduced “sleep pods” at Dubai International (DXB) Terminal 3, it said on Wednesday. The Scandinavian-designed sleep lounge, located close to Gate A1...

Emirates in Kolkata airport bird strike

No passengers suffered any injuries during a reported bird strike encountered by an Emirates flight EK571 landing at Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport...

Emirates NBD Group becomes official banking partner for Expo 2020 Dubai

Emirates NBD, a leading banking group in the region, has signed a Premier Partnership agreement with Expo 2020 Dubai to become its Official Banking...




UAE weather: High humidity could lead to fog with temperatures over 40°C

ABU DHABI // Hot and humid conditions are set to continue in the UAE on Tuesday leading to fog in some areas. Humidity will reach...
Dubai World Central

Dubai World Central delay aids airport development and financing plan

The decision to expand Dubai International Airport and delay the introduction of the all-new DWC facility at Jebel Ali has given far more time to develop the plan for what will eventually be the world's biggest airport, says Dubai Airports chief executive Paul Griffiths.

No plans to reduce US flights, says Qatar Airways

On the day it announced plans to launch flights to San Francisco, Qatar Airways CEO insisted that the carrier has no plans to reduce...


DXB welcomes 6.4 million passengers in October

Dubai International, the world’s leading international hub,  welcomed 6.4 million passengers in October, according to the monthly traffic report issued today by operator Dubai...