This week, dnata opened an integrated customer service centre for export cargo customers that includes airlines and freight forwarders in Dubai Airport Free Zone.
Dubai air services provider dnata says softening demand and excess capacity in the market is a concern, but that it will nonetheless post modest growth in cargo volumes this year.
The Ministry of Infrastructure Development and Terrapinn have signed an MoU to to jointly hold Middle East Rail, the region's longest running and most successful railways event, for three more consecutive years.
A new ‘ceiling’ of 2021 has been set for the completion of the GCC Rail Network, UAE minister of infrastructure and development Abdullah bin Mohammed Belhaif Al Nuaimi told journalists at a press conference Thursday.
Etihad Rail DB, the operators of the Etihad Rail network in the UAE, have deployed one of the world’s most advanced cab-signalling systems, ETCS Level 2 (ETCS L2) and now looking at driverless technology.
Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid, the Ruler of Dubai and his son the Crown Prince took Twitter by storm in the UAE Monday when they used the London Underground.
Saudi Railway Company (SAR) will now be the owner of infrastructure of railway projects linking the cities of the kingdom, according to a decree issued by the Saudi Arabian cabinet.
Project builders have already completed 429 kilometres of the first stage
At the annual MEED awards Saudi Arabia picked up five awards, followed by the United Arab Emirates and Oman with three apiece, while Bahrain and Qatar scooped two awards each and Kuwait received one
Oman has reportedly decided to delay its rail project connecting the sultanate with the rest of the Gulf countries to meet the schedule of other Gulf countries.
KONE has won an order to supply elevators and escalators for the Qatar Rail project in Doha.
Etihad Rail has completed the construction and trial period of Phase I of its national rail programme.
Etihad Rail transported more than 5.24 million tonnes of granulated sulphur in the first 18 months since it stareted stage-one operations.
Qatar Rail announced tunnelling work on the nothern section of Doha Metro's Red Line is now complete.
The GCC Railway Network will go ahead, despite predictions that the project will be delayed, says John Lesniewski, chief commercial officer of Oman Rail.
The inaugural Rail Career Zone will be set alongside Middle East Rail exhibition and conference taking place on March 9th at Dubai International Convention Centre.
The GCC Rail Network is unlikely to be completed by 2018 as planned, the UAE’s infrastructure minister has confirmed.