New Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners feature Etihad’s stylish new cabin interior
Aircraft joining the fleet fuel Etihad’s ambitious Journey 2030 growth plan
Etihad now operates a modern, young fleet of 88 aircraft
Abu Dhabi, UAE - Etihad Airways is celebrating the arrival of three new Boeing 787-9 aircraft this weekend. The national airline of the UAE welcomed the latest additions to its expanding fleet at Abu Dhabi Zayed International Airport.
The new aircraft will begin operations this month, helping Etihad to expand in line with its ambitious roadmap which will see it fly to 125 destinations with more than 160 aircraft by 2030.
Antonoaldo Neves, ......read more
21 February 2024: NEW YORK/GENEVA/ROME – In the less than five months that followed the brutal 7 October attacks and the ensuing escalation, tens of thousands of Palestinians – mostly women and children – have been killed and injured in the Gaza Strip. More than three quarters of the population have been forced from their homes, many multiple times, and face severe shortages of food, water, sanitation and healthcare – the basic necessities to survive.
The health system continues to be systematically degraded, with catastrophic consequences. As of 19 February, only 12 out of 36 hospitals with inpatient capacity are still functioning, and only ......read more
22 February 2024 – The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is expanding the transmission of its Turbulence Aware data for use within industry-leading aviation solutions by The Weather Company, which serves a majority of North American commercial airlines and many others globally. With this enhancement, participating airlines can now access Eddy Dissipation Rate (EDR) turbulence data directly through Fusion™ and Pilotbrief® tools by The Weather Company. IATA Turbulence Aware will be enabled as an additional data layer within these tools, allowing pilots, dispatchers and flight planners to have needed turbulence observations integrated directly into their ......read more
February 19, 2024 (Abu Dhabi, UAE) – We are pleased to announce that the following attendees wore Cartier during the celebration of “Cartier Islamic Inspiration and Modern design” exhibition in Louvre Abu Dhabi.
Percussion earrings, 18K white gold, emeralds, onyx, diamonds
Juste Un Clou pin, 18k white gold, diamonds Santos-Dumont skeleton watch, micro-rotor, steel, leather strap
Juste un Clou necklace,18k white gold Tank normale skeleton watch, platinum, leather strap Juste Un Clou bracelet, 18K white gold Clash bracelet, 18K white gold Clash ring, 18K white gold
Panthère de Cartier ......read more
Abu Dhabi, 21 February 2024 – The Abu Dhabi Exports Office (ADEX), an export-financing arm of Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD), has debuted at the GTR MENA conference as one of its main sponsors. The event, now in its 24th edition, was held in Dubai on February 20 and 21. The long presence of the event in the region highlights the conference's value as a platform for building connections, exchanging insights, and engaging in meaningful dialogue on export and trade.
Reflecting on the anticipated outcome of ADEX's participation, Khalil Al Mansoori, the Acting Director General of ADEX, said: "We are delighted to be part of the GTR MENA as it presents an excellent ......read more
Company to Acquire, Manage and Operate existing and new KEZAD Group Built-up Assets
Abu Dhabi, UAE – 21 February 2024: KEZAD Group, a subsidiary of AD Ports Group under the Economic Cities & Free Zones, and the largest operator of integrated and purpose-built economic zones in the UAE, is set to transfer the management of approximately 750,000 square metres of its built up assets to KEZAD Assets Management Company (KAMC), making it a key player in the industrial and logistics assets sector through strategic acquisitions, management, and operations.
KAMC was announced in October 2022 by KEZAD Group to focus on managing KEZAD Group's existing built-up ......read more
Seamlessly Blending Coffee, Design Innovation, and Abu Dhabi's Cultural Legacy
[Abu Dhabi, February 2023] — % Arabica, the globally renowned Japanese specialty coffee leader, proudly unveils its inaugural airport store within the duty-free zone of Zayed International Airport in Abu Dhabi. This extraordinary addition marks the 8th store in the capital and the 21st in the UAE, symbolizing % Arabica's unwavering commitment to delivering exceptional coffee experiences to global travelers.
In harmony with % Arabica's #Seetheworldthroughcoffee mission, the brand motto draws inspiration from Japan's "Kenbun" concept, encapsulating the essence of travel. It ......read more
Consolidated revenues reached AED 53.8 billion, a growth of 8.3 per cent year-over-year, at constant exchange rates
Board proposes a total dividend of AED 0.80 per share for FY 2023
Recommends a new progressive dividend policy to bring the DPS to 89 fils by FY2026
Abu Dhabi, 21 February 2024 – e& announced its consolidated financial results for fiscal year 2023 reporting a record consolidated net profit of AED 10.3 billion, a growth of 3 per cent year-over-year.
Underlining the Group’s commitment to value creation for its shareholders, e&’s Board of Directors proposes a dividend of AED 0.40 per share for the second half of 2023 ......read more
Gabriela Dabrowski and Erin Routliffe, winners at Flushing Meadows in 2023, took a group of 20 UAE kids through their paces on Tuesday morning
Dubai, UAE – February 20, 2024: The next generation of young tennis players in the UAE enjoyed a morning to remember on Tuesday courtesy of the UAE Tennis Federation, Tennis Emirates, and the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) who coordinated a coaching clinic featuring US Open doubles champions Gabriela Dabrowski and Erin Routliffe.
On the sidelines of the ongoing Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships, more than 20 youngsters aged between five and 10 from across the Emirates were taken through their paces by the doubles duo, who ......read more
Abu Dhabi Motors, the official dealer of McLaren sales and service in the UAE’s capital, announced the delivery of the first 750S, the latest benchmark-setting supercar, to a customer in the UAE. Marking its debut on the roads of the United Arab Emirates, the 750S is McLaren Automotive’s lightest and most powerful series-production supercar to date.
Celebrating the occasion, Syed Faiz Karim, CEO of Abu Dhabi Motors, said: “We are thrilled to deliver the first McLaren 750S to a customer in the United Arab Emirates. This milestone reflects our commitment to delivering unparalleled driving experiences to supercar enthusiasts in the Emirates, with a vehicle that ......read more
Luxury new amenity kits in partnership with Giorgio Armani
Filled with wellbeing and skincare items from luxury beauty brand, ESPA
Giorgio Armani loungewear and slippers gifted to guests flying in First class and on longer flights in Business class
Complimentary tote bags with Beekman hand cream and handy amenities for guests flying on longer flights in Economy
Abu Dhabi, UAE – Etihad Airways has launched a stunning new collection of amenity kits and loungewear created in partnership with renowned Italian design house, Giorgio Armani, and luxury wellbeing brand ESPA. In addition, the UAE’s national airline has introduced a range of complimentary tote bags ......read more
Abu Dhabi, 19 February 2024: Abu Dhabi Festival is thrilled to announce the resounding success of the 'Festival in The Park', an enchanting celebration of cultural diversity and community engagement that took place on 16th and 17th February.
Nestled in the park, this two-day event celebrated Chinese New Year while enchanting attendees with a colorful blend of Chinese and Emirati culture. From serene tea ceremonies to thrilling Kung Fu performances, and from intricate calligraphy to captivating Emirati folklore, guests enjoyed an immersive experience of two rich heritages.
The festival buzzed with a variety of activities catering to all ages and interests. Attendees immersed ......read more
Key points of the law:
• Continuing the development of the legislative environment in the field of inventorying and managing government properties
• Organising federal government assets within and outside the state
• Efficiently managing and developing the financial resources of the federal government
• Establishing an innovative electronic platform for registering federal real estate properties
United Arab Emirates - 19 February 2024: The Ministry of Finance in the UAE announced the issuance of federal decree-law number (35) concerning federal properties for the year 2023. The law aims to further develop the legislative environment in ......read more
Al Ghurair Group Subsidiary to Tap Global EV Parts Market from 30,000 sq metres Facility
Abu Dhabi, UAE – 19 February 2024: Khalifa Economic Zones Abu Dhabi – KEZAD Group, the largest operator of integrated and purpose-built economic zones, and Al Ghurair Group subsidiary Automotive Precision Technology (APT) today announced the signing of a lease agreement for an automotive aluminium component manufacturing facility.
The 30,000 sq metres advanced manufacturing facility for APT in KEZAD will be strategically located adjacent to Emirates Global Aluminium, one of the largest manufacturers of aluminium in the world and will be operational by early ......read more