Seventy per cent of the 25 million people targeted to visit Expo 2020 are expected to utilise air transport. WAM
According to a recent study by PayFort, the GCC’s online retail revenues are expected to reach $69 billion by 2020. “The UAE leads the way regionally in terms of online sales, with 62 percent of citizens now shopping online, and annual sales expected to reach US$23.7 billion by 2022.” This was stated by Mauro Romano, CEO, ArabClicks, during an exclusive interview with Gulf Today.
Emirates airline has partnered with Uber to offer UAE travellers discounted airport transfers this summer. Emirates Economy Class Flex Plus and Economy Class Flex customers can avail free or discounted airport rides to and from DXB on bookings made starting from June 2 until July 31, for travel until Aug.31.
Philippine Ambassador to the UAE Hjayceelyn Quintana on Wednesday evening said Manila will participate in the Expo 2020 Dubai and its pavilion will be reflective of who the Filipino is not only in these modern times but through the ages and beyond.
The ADIO, in collaboration with the ADEK, has awarded the contract for the Zayed City Schools public-private partnership project to a consortium led by BESIX and Plenary Group, and subsequently reached Commercial Close.
The ban was announced by Interior Minister Rana Sanaullah at a news briefing hours after a policeman was shot and killed in Lahore during a crackdown on Imran's supporters across the country.
The Brahmaputra River, one of the largest rivers in the world which flows from Tibet to India and finally into Bangladesh, burst its banks in Assam, inundating more than 1,800 villages in 26 districts this month.
A massive sandstorm engulfed UAE on Tuesday reducing visibility to less than 100 metres. The sudden change in weather condition led the authorities to reduce speed limits on some roads and issue traffic alert.