Officials during Air Arabia’s inaugural flight that landed at Vienna Airport.
The Sharjah Airport on Thursday received Turkish Airlines’ inaugural flight from Istanbul. Starting in April, the airline will operate a daily flight to Sharjah from Istanbul’s new airport. The aircraft was welcomed with a traditional water salute, and a reception was held for the airline’s officials in the presence of Ali Salim Al Midfa, Chairman of Sharjah Airport Authority,
Finland’s Sami Selio hopes to spring surprises for newly-launched Sharjah when the UIM F1H2O World Championship’s 36th season gets under way at the Saudi Arabian Grand Prix on Thursday.
GM Ernesto Inarkiev of Russia won by tie break over six other players to garner the top prize of $15,000 in the third Sharjah Masters International Chess Championship at the Sharjah Chess Club in Sharjah.
The Information and Communication Technology (ICT) sector in the UAE has achieved significant progress in global ranking from the 6th to 2nd, according to the Global Competitiveness Index (GCI) 2019 issued by the World Economic Forum (WEF).
US retail sales fell for the first time in seven months in September, suggesting that manufacturing-led weakness could be spreading to the broader economy, keeping the door open for the Federal Reserve to cut interest rates again later this month.
Although India’s economic growth rate has been cut to 6.1 per cent for the current fiscal year, it still remains “very strong” by global standards, International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) Deputy Research Director Gian Maria Milesi-Ferreti said.