The UAE will today (Monday) start receiving residents with valid residence visas, who were stranded abroad due to coronavirus pandemic from various countries.
Expatriates living in the UAE were elated as their family members, colleagues, friends stuck in other countries are now able to return as the UAE has lifted restriction on incoming flights from Monday onwards.
Delta Air Lines had a strategy for years: expand worldwide by buying stakes in airlines and partner with them while avoiding the cost and red tape of full acquisitions.
"However, international scheduled flights may be allowed on selected routes by the competent authority on case to case basis," the Directorate General of Civil Aviation circular read.
“So far, 113,154 Pakistani nationals have been repatriated from different parts of the world. We thank all the governments of these countries for their cooperation in facilitating the repatriation of our nationals,” Foreign Office spokesperson Aisha Farooqui said.
The number of journeys made by Dubai Taxis from the start of operation in 1995 to December 2019 clocked 682 million journeys, reveals Al Tayer.
Investor nerves over the spread of a deadly new virus from China hammered equities and oil benchmarks on Thursday, as authorities moved to contain the disease,
Sharjah Airport, one of the busiest in the region, has received a record 13.6 million passengers in 2019 with an year-on-year increase of 13 per cent compared to 12 million passengers in 2018, it was revealed during a meeting in held in Sharjah.
About 177 passengers had a lucky escape on Wednesday when the plane they were travelling in crashes and broke into three pieces.