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Emirates adds second daily A380 to Birmingham

May 22, 2017

Emirates announced today that it will be introducing a second daily A380 service between Dubai and Birmingham beginning October 29. Flight EK39/40 currently operated by a Boeing 777 will now be operat... View more

Emirates SkyCargo takes Jaguar Land Rover to Chicago

May 18, 2017

Emirates SkyCargo the freight division of Emirates has operated its freighter aircraft from UK s Birmingham airport as part of a new bespoke service for the transportation of exclusive Jaguar Land Rov... View more

Emirates returns with signature Iftar service for Ramadan

May 18, 2017

Emirates signature Iftar service for customers during Ramadan is expected to commence on May 27 to coincide with the start of the holy month. These special meals will be available to passengers across... View more

Emirates NBD issues annual sustainability report

May 17, 2017

Emirates NBD a leading banking group in the region has issued its first annual Sustainability Report covering the organisation s social ethical corporate governance and environmental performance acros... View more

Emirates to offer signature Iftar during Ramadan

May 17, 2017

Dubai-based Emirates Airline will offer its signature Iftar service for customers during the month of Ramadan which is expected to commence on May 27. These special meals will be available to passenge... View more

Emirates SkyCargo expands solutions for pharma customers

May 15, 2017

Emirates SkyCargo the freight division of Emirates has increased the range of solutions available to its pharma customers by entering into agreements for global container rental services with SkyCell ... View more

Emirates Islamic posts $60m Q1 profit

May 15, 2017

Emirates Islamic a leading Islamic bank in the UAE has reported a net profit of Dh221 million ( 60 million) for the first quarter (Q1) of 2017 as compared to Dh45 million during Q1 2016 reflecting hig... View more

Emirates Glass working on $30m projects

May 15, 2017

Emirates Glass a subsidiary of Dubai Investments and one of the largest processors of flat architectural glass in the region said that it currently has projects worth Dh110 million ( 29.9 million) on ... View more

Emirates Float Glass wins award for safety standards

May 14, 2017

Emirates Float Glass (EFG) a subsidiary of Dubai Investments has won an award from the Industrial Development Bureau (IDB) in recognition of its environmental health and safety standards in the indust... View more

Emirates to fly thrice daily to Brisbane

May 14, 2017

Dubai-based Emirates will introduce a third daily service to Brisbane Australia from December 1 2017 complementing Emirates existing two daily services. The direct service to be operated on a B777-200... View more

Emirates net profit plunges 70pc to $680.4m

May 11, 2017

The Emirates Group posted an Dh2.5 billion ( 680.4 million) profit for the financial year ending 31 March 2017 down 70 per cent from last year s record profit. The group s revenue reached Dh94.7 billi... View more

Emirates REIT rental income up 21pc in Q1

May 10, 2017

Emirates REIT the UAE s first regulated shari a compliant real estate investment trust has registered a 21 per cent growth in its rental income for the first quarter which soared to 12.6 million from ... View more

Emirates SkyCargo, Cargolux sign cargo tie-up

May 10, 2017

Dubai-based Emirates SkyCargo air freight division of Emirates Airline and Cargolux Airlines a top cargo airline have signed an agreement for a strategic operational partnership in air cargo transport... View more

Mazagan Beach Resort, Emirates launch new offer

May 9, 2017

Mazagan Beach and Golf Resort a leading tourism destination in Morocco and Dubai-based Emirates airline have launched a special offer that allows guests to use their Skyworld Miles for accommodation i... View more

Emirates Glass reports projects worth over $30m

May 9, 2017

Emirates Glass a subsidiary of Dubai Investments PJSC announced that it currently has projects worth Dh110 million ( 30 million) on hand and is executing more than Dh60 million worth of contracts in G... View more

Emirates SkyCargo wins top award

May 7, 2017

Emirates SkyCargo the freight division of Emirates won the Best Cargo Airline Middle East award at the annual Cargo Airline of the Year 2017 awards organised by Air Cargo News in London UK. This is th... View more

Emirates introduces second daily A380 to Madrid

May 4, 2017

Emirates has announced that all of its flights to Spain will be operated by the iconic A380. In addition to the existing double daily A380 service to Barcelona the airline will operate a double daily ... View more

Emirates Islamic offers bonus Skywards Miles

May 1, 2017

Emirates Islamic one of the leading Islamic financial institutions in the UAE has announced a mega Miles campaign on its Skywards Cards. The bank will offer bonus Skywards Miles to new cardholders and... View more

Emirates Islamic offers bonus Skywards Miles

May 1, 2017

Emirates Islamic one of the leading Islamic financial institutions in the UAE has announced a mega Miles campaign on its Skywards Cards. The bank will offer bonus Skywards Miles to new cardholders and... View more

Emirates to go all A380 to Melbourne

April 27, 2017

Emirates will provide an all-A380 service from Melbourne when it upgrades its third daily flight from the Australian city EK408 and EK409 from a Boeing 777-300ER to an A380 operation. The move will ad... View more

Emirates wins big at Business Traveller Awards

April 25, 2017

Dubai-based carrier Emirates was named Best Airline Worldwide at the 2017 Business Traveller Awards in a sweep of four accolades yesterday (April 24) in Dubai UAE. At a ceremony attended by key travel... View more

Emirates to reduce flights on some US routes

April 19, 2017

Dubai-based Emirates airline has announced plans to cut flights on five US routes following weakened demand after restrictions imposed by President Donald Trump s administration on some air travel rep... View more

Emirates NBD Q1 net profit hits $509m

April 19, 2017

Emirates NBD a leading bank in the region posted net profit of Dh1.87 billion ( 509 million) for the first quarter of 2017 marking a rise of 4 per cent year-on-year (y-o-y) and 1 per cent quarter-n-qu... View more

Pack smarter with the Emirates Urban Travellers Collection

April 12, 2017

Emirates Official Store the home of Emirates Collectibles is offering tips to travel smarter with their unique and recently updated Urban Travellers Collection. The Urban Travellers range makes upcomi... View more

Emirates Islamic launches Visa credit card

April 10, 2017

Emirates Islamic one of the leading Islamic financial institutions in the UAE has partnered with global payments technology company Visa to launch the Emirates Islamic Skywards Visa Signature credit c... View more

Emirates gets top recognition

April 10, 2017

Emirates has been recognised as the Best Airline in the World in the inaugural TripAdvisor Travelers Choice Awards for Airlines. In addition to clinching the grand prize the airline was the biggest wi... View more

Emirates' jumbo surprise for AC Milan fans

April 8, 2017

Emirates and AC Milan surprised travellers at Milan Malpensa International Airport with the unveiling of an A380 sporting a special AC Milan livery. For the occasion the club asked some of its top pla... View more

Emirates introduces tablet loan service on US flights

April 5, 2017

Emirates is among the latest Gulf carriers to introduce a tablet loan service to its passengers flying to the US. Beginning today First and Business Class passengers will be able to borrow tablets on ... View more

Emirates to offer double daily services to Bali

April 5, 2017

Emirates today announced that it will introduce a second daily service to the island of Bali in Indonesia on July 2. The new service will be added to meet the growing demand for travel to and from Bal... View more

Emirates SkyCargo launches SkyFresh

April 3, 2017

Emirates SkyCargo the freight division of Emirates has launched Emirates SkyFresh - a suite of solutions that help maintain the freshness of perishables and fresh consumables during transportation. Em... View more

Emirates Space Innovation Group hosts key meeting

April 1, 2017

The Emirates Space Innovation Group (ESIG) held a key meeting at American University of Sharjah to discuss its innovative space projects and activities besides outlining its plans and funding for futu... View more

Emirates Space Innovation Group hosts key meeting

April 1, 2017

The Emirates Space Innovation Group (ESIG) held a key meeting at American University of Sharjah to discuss its innovative space projects and activities besides outlining its plans and funding for futu... View more

Emirates plane suffers slight damage in Singapore incident

March 30, 2017

An Emirates Airline plane suffered slight damage during pushback in Singapore on Thursday a Wam news agency report said quoting an Emirates spokesman. The flight EK405 was scheduled to fly from Singap... View more

Emirates mulls loaner laptops following US electronics ban

March 30, 2017

Dubai-based Emirates airlines is toying with the idea of offering its passengers loaner laptops as it seeks to soften the blow from a US ban on electronics in airplane cabins said a report. The airlin... View more

Emirates entertains guests at the Dubai World Cup

March 26, 2017

Emirates the Title Sponsor of the 10 million Dubai World Cup celebrated the occasion with a Chinese inspired hospitality theme bringing to life all of the country s best-known elements to showcase the... View more

Emirates flies popular A380 to three new destinations

March 26, 2017

Emirates today celebrates the launch of three A380 destinations bringing its flagship three-class double-decker aircraft from Dubai to Tokyo- Narita Casablanca and Sao Paulo on the same day. With this... View more

Emirates 'may allow laptops till boarding gate'

March 23, 2017

Emirates the Middle East s biggest airline plans to let US-bound passengers use their laptops and tablets until they are ready to board their flights. The gadgets would be collected before takeoff and... View more

Euromoney to launch first Emirates Conference in Sharjah

March 22, 2017

Euromoney Conferences has announced the launch of The Euromoney Emirates Conference 2017 the first Euromoney event to be held in the UAE. The conference will run on May 8 and 9 in Sharjah. Since the l... View more

Emirates SkyCargo transports racehorses to Dubai

March 21, 2017

Emirates SkyCargo the freight division of Emirates has been transporting some of the world s best racehorses to Dubai UAE for one of the most top global racing events the Dubai World Cup to be held ne... View more

Emirates kicks off International Day of Happiness with surprises

March 20, 2017

Emirates marked International Day of Happiness with small surprises for its customers and employees. Across its boarding gates at Terminal 3 this morning Emirates delighted unsuspecting passengers tra... View more

Emirates NBD unit launches India equity fund

March 15, 2017

Emirates NBD Asset Management has announced the launch of its Emirates Islamic India Equity Fund in partnership with UTI International one of India s largest money managers following approval from the... View more

Emirates NBD unit launches India equity fund

March 15, 2017

Emirates NBD Asset Management has announced the launch of its Emirates Islamic India Equity Fund in partnership with UTI International one of India s largest money managers following approval from the... View more

Emirates rubbishes reports on Etihad merger

March 13, 2017

Dubai s Emirates airline has dismissed reports of a possible merger with UAE national carrier Etihad Airways said a Wam news agency report. The rebuttal comes after media reports claimed that the two ... View more

Emirates launches flights to Newark via Athens

March 13, 2017

Emirates has commenced daily passenger service between Newark Liberty International Airport and Dubai International Airport via Athens International Airport. A VIP delegation and contingent of interna... View more

Emirates Aviation University offers scholarships for its programmes

March 12, 2017

Emirates Aviation University has announced special offers on its tuition fees effective immediately and valid for registration by May 31 2017. The offers vary between 20 per cent and 50 per cent and w... View more

Successful start at ITB Berlin for Emirates

March 9, 2017

Emirates returned to ITB Berlin 2017 with its spectacular triple-deck Emirates Infinite Possibilities Stand. On the first show day hundreds of visitors explored the futuristic stand and its unique fea... View more

Food festival at Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management

March 7, 2017

The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management part of Jumeirah Group will be hosting its first ever Food Festival from March 9 -11. This celebration will bring local businesses societies and organisa... View more

Emirates turns the spotlight on women

March 6, 2017

Emirates is giving centre stage to its women employees on the upcoming occasion of International Women s Day. Women make up close to 44 per cent of the airline s workforce and have been an integral pa... View more

Mall of the Emirates offers nine Tesla chargers

March 2, 2017

Following the official launch of Tesla in the UAE last week Mall of the Emirates in Dubai has installed nine Tesla Destination Charging connectors to keep the first adopters of the electric vehicles f... View more

Emirates marks first year on world's longest A380 route

March 1, 2017

Emirates today (March 1) celebrated 12 months on the non-stop service connecting Dubai and Auckland flown firstly with a 266-seat Boeing 777-200LR and then since 30 October last year with the A380 pro... View more

Emirates evaluates innovative winter weather technology

February 28, 2017

Emirates has started field-testing an innovative decision support technology that allows it to better manage operations safety and environmental performance in the face of extreme and disruptive winte... View more

Emirates named official carrier of World Government Summit

February 28, 2017

The World Government Summit (WGS) 2017 has announced the appointment of Emirates Airline as its strategic partner for the fifth year in a row. Emirates will be the official carrier for the delegations... View more

Emirates REIT posts strong rental growth in 2016

February 27, 2017

Emirates REIT the UAE s first regulated sharia compliant real estate investment trust listed on Nasdaq Dubai and managed by Equitativa has reported a rental income of 45.3 million for 2016 up 23 per c... View more

DHA inks deal with Emirates Hospital Group

February 25, 2017

The Dubai Health Authority (DHA) has signed an agreement with Emirates Hospital Group to boost cooperation in the field of rehabilitation and provide quality intensive rehab care to the patients. The ... View more

Emirates Transport to supply e-vehicles to finance ministry

February 23, 2017

The UAE Ministry of Finance (MoF) has signed an agreement with Emirates Transport for supply of electric-powered vehicles. The move comes as part of MoF s commitment to support sustainable energy reso... View more

Emirates Transport to supply e-vehicles to finance ministry

February 23, 2017

The UAE Ministry of Finance (MoF) has signed an agreement with Emirates Transport for supply of electric-powered vehicles. The move comes as part of MoF s commitment to support sustainable energy reso... View more

Emirates to unveil new A380 enhancements at ITB Berlin

February 23, 2017

Dubai-based Emirates airline will launch a series of new cabin products and enhancements in 2017 for both its A380 and Boeing 777 fleet. The multi-million dollar cabin interiors upgrade programme incl... View more

AkzoNobel joins Emirates Green Building Council

February 21, 2017

AkzoNobel a leading global paints company has joined Emirates Green Building Council (EmiratesGBC) an independent forum aimed at conserving the environment by strengthening and promoting green buildin... View more

AkzoNobel joins Emirates Green Building Council

February 21, 2017

AkzoNobel a leading global paints company has joined Emirates Green Building Council (EmiratesGBC) an independent forum aimed at conserving the environment by strengthening and promoting green buildin... View more

Emirates to offer services to Phnom Penh in Cambodia

February 21, 2017

Phnom Penh in Cambodia will be the latest destination Emirates will serve from July 1 this year with a Boeing 777-300ER aircraft in a two class configuration. Outbound flight EK388 will Depart Dubai a... View more

Dubai’s affordable housing hits N. Emirates real estate

February 20, 2017

The increase in affordable housing in Dubai is having a negative effect on rents in the Northern Emirates according to the latest report from real estate consultancy Asteco. The average rent levels de... View more

Emirates Steel showcases key product in Europe

February 19, 2017

Emirates Steel the only integrated steel plant in the UAE showcased its steel product range of ESZ sheet piles at a leading European exhibition recently. The company took part in the 12th edition of I... View more

Emirates Steel showcases key product in Europe

February 19, 2017

Emirates Steel the only integrated steel plant in the UAE showcased its steel product range of ESZ sheet piles at a leading European exhibition recently. The company took part in the 12th edition of I... View more

Emirates Motor sponsors The Abu Dhabi Tour

February 16, 2017

Emirates Motor Company (EMC) the authorised Mercedes-Benz distributor in Abu Dhabi UAE and the flagship company of Al Fahim Group will be sponsoring The Abu Dhabi Tour the world-class cycling event fo... View more

Emirates Investment Bank profits up

February 15, 2017

Emirates Investment Bank (EIBank) an independent private bank based in the UAE today announced a net profit of Dh33.89 million ( 9.23 million) for 2016 up 20.5 per cent from Dh28.13 million ( 7.66 mil... View more

Emirates SkyCargo paints a rosy picture

February 14, 2017

Emirates SkyCargo the freight division of Emirates airline has unveiled a unique decal featuring a rose on one of its Boeing 777-F freighter aircraft ahead of the Valentine s Day. The decal installed ... View more

Emirates Islamic posts $26.86m profit

February 13, 2017

Emirates Islamic one of the leading Islamic financial institutions in the UAE posted a net profit of Dh106 million ( 28.86 million) for 2016. Total Income for 2016 (net of customers share of profit an... View more

Emirates marks four years of operations to Poland

February 12, 2017

Dubai-based Emirates airline commemorated its fourth anniversary of the launch of its scheduled services between Warsaw and Dubai with a special A380 flight that touched down at Warsaw Chopin Airport ... View more

Emirates sets standards for on-board medical care

February 7, 2017

Flight diversions due to inflight medical emergencies make up a tiny portion of the millions of flights operated annually but it is costly for airlines. With more people traveling by air the actual nu... View more

Kempinski Hotel Mall of Emirates appoints new GM

February 6, 2017

Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates a luxury five-star property in Dubai UAE has welcomed Slim Zaiane to his nrew role as general manager. Zaine brings 15 years of experience in luxury hospitality in... View more

Emirates NBD launches data-driven CRM for staff

February 5, 2017

Emirates NBD a leading bank in the region is transforming the branch experience with the roll out of Cockpit Application a new user-friendly Customer Relationship Management (CRM) system for front lin... View more

Emirates Energy Award set to end roadshows

February 2, 2017

The third Emirates Energy Award (EEA) will conclude its promotion tours in February in Riyadh in Saudi Arabia after running a series of road-shows in Mena including Morocco Egypt Jordan Turkey Qatar a... View more

100pc Electric Renault ZOE joins Emirates EVRT

February 2, 2017

Arabian Automobiles Company the exclusive dealer for Renault in Dubai Sharjah and the Northern Emirates showcased the groundbreaking Renault ZOE at the just-concluded Emirates Electric Vehicle Road Tr... View more

100pc Electric Renault ZOE joins Emirates EVRT

February 2, 2017

Arabian Automobiles Company the exclusive dealer for Renault in Dubai Sharjah and the Northern Emirates showcased the groundbreaking Renault ZOE at the just-concluded Emirates Electric Vehicle Road Tr... View more

Emirates NBD launches Liv. digital banking

February 2, 2017

Emirates NBD a leading bank in the region today launched Liv. the UAE s first digital bank targeted at millennials. Liv. is aimed at providing a differentiated digital experience for a new generation ... View more

Emirates Modern Poultry posts good growth

February 1, 2017

Dubai-based Emirates Modern Poultry Co also known as Al Rawdah has posted 8-10 per cent growth through 2016 despite economic headwinds. The firm continued expanding its mandate of delivering food secu... View more

Emirates NBD launches 'green auto loan'

January 31, 2017

Emirates NBD a leading bank in the region announced today the launch of Green Auto Loan product in line with its commitment to support the UAE s transformation into a low-carbon economy as part of UAE... View more

Emirates NBD launches 'green auto loan'

January 31, 2017

Emirates NBD a leading bank in the region announced today the launch of Green Auto Loan product in line with its commitment to support the UAE s transformation into a low-carbon economy as part of UAE... View more

Emirates NBD launches 'green auto loan'

January 31, 2017

Emirates NBD a leading bank in the region announced today the launch of Green Auto Loan product in line with its commitment to support the UAE s transformation into a low-carbon economy as part of UAE... View more

Emirates changes crew rosters on US flights

January 30, 2017

Emirates airline has changed pilot and flight attendant rosters on flights to the US following the sudden US travel ban on seven Muslim-majority countries but it said US flights continue to operate to... View more

Celebrate your birthday with the animals at Emirates Park Zoo

January 29, 2017

Parents seeking a unique way to celebrate a child s birthday can head to Emirates Park Zoo and Resort which is offering an all-inclusive package that will give your child and their guests a truly unfo... View more

Emirates recognises top employees

January 29, 2017

The Emirates Group recently awarded its highest staff recognition to 12 employees for going above and beyond their call of duty. The Najm Chairman s Award was presented for seven individual and team a... View more

Engie backs Emirates Electric Vehicle Road Trip

January 26, 2017

Leading global energy group Engie has joined the upcoming Emirates Electric Vehicle Road Trip (EVRT) as a key sponsor and has installed all EV charging stations along the route. Taking place between J... View more

Emirates offers special fares to its US network

January 25, 2017

Dubai-based Emirates is offering travellers from the UAE special fares to its 12 US destinations. Emirates services the US with 17 daily flights. The airline s partnerships with Alaskan Airlines and J... View more

Panasonic wiring devices win Emirates Quality Marking

January 25, 2017

Panasonic has received the Emirates Quality Mark for its wiring devices demonstrating the company s commitment to product excellence and customer safety the company said. Panasonic Homes & Living offe... View more

Panasonic wiring devices win Emirates Quality Marking

January 25, 2017

Panasonic has received the Emirates Quality Mark for its wiring devices demonstrating the company s commitment to product excellence and customer safety the company said. Panasonic Homes & Living offe... View more

Emirates Steel posts production, sales records

January 24, 2017

Emirates Steel the only integrated steel plant in the UAE posted new production records in 2016 further strengthening the performance of the non-oil sectors in the country. The company exceeded its la... View more

Ibis Mall of the Emirates unveils new meeting room

January 24, 2017

Ibis Dubai Mall of the Emirates has introduced a new meeting room concept that offers excellent opportunity to host private events and meetings. Named Rendez-Vous Lively Meeting Room it aims to encour... View more

Emirates launches special offer for Dubai trips

January 24, 2017

To help globetrotters kick off their 2017 travel plans Emirates is offering complimentary tickets to Dubai Parks and Resorts with each ticket to Dubai purchased on www.Emirates.com. The offer which is... View more

Emirates to launch daily service to Newark via Athens

January 23, 2017

Emirates today announced it will launch a new daily service from Dubai to Newark Liberty International Airport via the Greek capital city of Athens starting on March 12 2017. The new route complements... View more

Unique getaway experience at Emirates Park Zoo and Resort

January 22, 2017

A family-friendly experience awaits guests in UAE s only private zoo and resort destination. Enjoy a top of the line stay with Emirates Park Zoo and Resort s 56 rooms designed with utmost elegance and... View more

Emirates to launch third daily flight to Nairobi

January 22, 2017

Emirates has announced that it will introduce a third daily flight between Dubai and Kenya s capital Nairobi from June 1 2017. The additional flight will increase the number of scheduled Emirates flig... View more

Emirates Real Estate Fund secures $190m finance

January 22, 2017

Emirates Real Estate Fund (EREF) has agreed a 190.6 million (Dh700 million) Shari a compliant finance facility with Emirates NBD on attractive commercial terms. The new facility will help contribute t... View more

Jesse J to perform at Mall of the Emirates

January 19, 2017

Majid Al Futtaim s flagship luxury destination Mall of the Emirates in Dubai will host global music star Jessie J tomorrow (January 20). Five fans of the talented singer/songwriter will have the oppor... View more

Sabre helps Emirates enhance traveller experience

January 18, 2017

Sabre Corporation is supporting Emirates airline with industry-leading technology that personalises the travel experience for consumers by enabling them to easily purchase a range of customised fares.... View more

Emirates Jazz Festival announces supporting acts line-up

January 18, 2017

In addition to the headline artists guests at this year s 15th edition of the Emirates Airline Dubai Jazz Festival will be treated to performances from a number of supporting acts who have all proved ... View more

Emirates introduces blankets made from recycled plastic bottles

January 17, 2017

Dubai-based Emirates airline has introduced new sustainable blankets made from 100 per cent recycled plastic bottles. The soft and warm blankets are made using ecoThread patented technology and is now... View more

Emirates to allow lower-tier frequent fliers access to Dubai lounges

January 17, 2017

Emirates airline has unveiled plans to open up its lounges in Dubai to lower-tier frequent flyer member said a report. The moves comes as part of efforts to boost revenues after the airline reported a... View more

Emirates brings daily A380 service to Sao Paulo

January 16, 2017

Dubai-based Emirates airlines has announced that it will operate the first ever scheduled commercial Airbus A380 flight to South America when it upgrades its Dubai Sao Paulo service on March 26 2017. ... View more

Emirates Islamic income hits $680m in 2016

January 16, 2017

Emirates Islamic one of the fastest growing banks in the UAE said its total income (incuding the net of customers share of profit and distribution to Sukuk holders) for 2016 surged three per cent to D... View more

Emirates NBD posts $1.97 billion net profit

January 16, 2017

Emirates NBD the UAE s largest lender posted a net profit of Dh7.24 billion ( 1.97 billion) for the financial year 2016 up 2 per cent compared to the previous year. However the total income declined 3... View more

Emirates to launch daily flights to Croatia

January 15, 2017

Emirates has announced plans to further expand its European network with the introduction of a daily flight from Dubai to Zagreb the capital of Croatia from June 1 2017. The new southeast European des... View more

OMA Emirates invests in India’s MobiSwipe

January 10, 2017

OMA Emirates a provider of technology solutions for the payment industry has announced its investment into India-based MobiSwipe a company that specialises in mobile point of sale (mPOS) solutions. Th... View more

Snake grounds Emirates flight in Muscat

January 9, 2017

An Emirates airline flight from Muscat to Dubai was cancelled yesterday (January 8) because of a snake discovered in the cargo hold reports said. Emirates can confirm that flight EK0863 from Muscat to... View more

Emirates to resume A380 service to Narita

January 4, 2017

Dubai-based Emirates airline will resume its flagship A380 service between Dubai and Narita Japan from March 26. This follows the airline s recent A380 deployment to Moscow and will take place after t... View more

Emirates rounds off 2016 with fleet, product milestones

December 31, 2016

Emirates the world s largest international airline rounded off another year of growth in 2016 underlined by fleet and network expansion as well as customer focused product investments. The Dubai natio... View more

Emirates expects busy start to 2017

December 29, 2016

Close to 250 000 passengers are expected to pass through Emirates Concourses and Terminal 3 in the first three days of the year as travellers return from the holiday season according to the latest boo... View more

VPS donates $1m to Emirates Red Crescent

December 28, 2016

Abu Dhabi-based VPS Healthcare an integrated healthcare provider has donated a total of 1 million to the Emirates Red Crescent towards the latter s ongoing campaign for Yemenis. This comes in recognit... View more

Airbus postpones delivery of 12 A380s to Emirates

December 28, 2016

Airbus one of the leading planemakers in the world has announced plans to postpone the delivery of 12 A380 planes to Dubai-based Emirates airline the double-decker plane s biggest customer over the ne... View more

DHCC to establish Emirates Reference Laboratory

December 26, 2016

Dubai Healthcare City (DHCC) has announced plans to launch the Emirates Reference Laboratory (ERL) under the directives of Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai His Highness ... View more

Mall of the Emirates to launch 'Out of this World' experiences

December 25, 2016

Mall of the Emirates Majid Al Futtaim s flagship lifestyle and luxury shopping destination in Dubai is hosting an Out of this World 22nd edition of Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF) featuring unique world... View more

Emirates offers new range of comforts in First, Business classes

December 21, 2016

Emirates airline has enhanced comfort in the air with a host of exclusive new products introduced to its First and Business Class cabins. Customers will travel in luxury with new additions including F... View more

Emirates SkyCargo launches daily service to Fort Lauderdale

December 20, 2016

Emirates SkyCargo the freight division of Emirates recently expanded its network of cargo destinations in the US with the launch of a new daily service to Fort Lauderdale Florida. Fort Lauderdale is E... View more

Morocco to join Emirates A380 network in March

December 19, 2016

Dubai s national carrier Emirates is set to operate the first ever commercial Airbus A380 flight to Morocco and North Africa next year. The airline s iconic double decker aircraft to Casablanca will t... View more

Emirates to fly 300,000 passengers this weekend

December 14, 2016

Travel is expected to reach an all-time high at the end of this week for Emirates with over 300 000 passengers travelling outbound for the holiday season between December 14 and 17. A total of 307 000... View more

Music legend Tom Jones to open Emirates Dubai Jazz Festival

December 13, 2016

Emirates Airline Dubai Jazz Festival has confirmed that music legend Sir Tom Jones will be headlining the opening night of its 15th anniversary celebration on February 22 2017. The highly-anticipated ... View more

Emirates mulls new premium-economy class

December 12, 2016

Dubai s Emirates airline is considering the introduction of a new premium-economy class in the next 12 to 18 months as declining oil revenues prompt Middle Eastern customers to tighten travel budgets ... View more

Emirates adds festive cheer with a special menu

December 8, 2016

To celebrate the upcoming holiday season Emirates has introduced a new festive menu for the first time across all cabin classes featuring traditional meals. The special menu will be in addition to the... View more

Mariah Carey to perform at Emirates Dubai Jazz Festival

December 6, 2016

Award-winning singer songwriter and record producer Mariah Carey will be performing in Dubai as the headline act on the second night (February 23) of Emirates Airline Dubai Jazz Festival which celebra... View more

Kempinski Mall of the Emirates wins Green Globe certificate

December 5, 2016

The Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates has achieved Green Globe certification having been recognised for meeting key criteria to achieve premium sustainability performance. Accepting the certificati... View more

Emirates Palace receives top honour at the World Travel Awards

December 4, 2016

Emirates Palace Abu Dhabi was named the World s Leading Luxury Beach Resort for the fourth year in a row at the World Travel Awards held in Maldives. The Grand Final Gala Ceremony took place at the po... View more

Emirates lands in Doha with world’s shortest A380 flight

December 1, 2016

Emirates today launched the world s shortest scheduled A380 service flying a distance of 379 kilometres with a total travel time of 1 hour and 20 minutes from Dubai to Doha and 1 hour 10 minutes on th... View more

Renovated Emirates lounge opens

December 1, 2016

Emirates has completed a 11 million refurbishment of its Business Class lounge at Concourse B of Dubai International Airport. The newly refurbished lounge measures close to 10 000 square feet to accom... View more

Dubai set for Emirates Airline Rugby Sevens weekend

November 30, 2016

The 2016 Emirates Airline Dubai Rugby Sevens kicks off this weekend at the Sevens Stadium and is set to be the largest event to-date with Olympic sporting heroes on the pitches. The HSBC World Rugby S... View more

Emirates slashes fares for UAE National Day

November 29, 2016

Dubai-based Emirates is offering travellers in the UAE reduced fares to some of its most popular destinations in Europe the US Far East and South Asia as part of its UAE National Day promotion. The sp... View more

Use of Emirates ID hits new heights at DXB

November 28, 2016

A new service that enables the use of Emirates ID cards to pass through automated immigration gates at Dubai International (DXB) is gaining popularity with more than 234 000 UAE residents using it dur... View more

Emirates Aviation University hosts key conference

November 24, 2016

Emirates Aviation University opened its third International Aviation Management Conference (IAMC) yesterday (November 23). Under the patronage of HH Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum Chairman and Chie... View more

The Emirates A380 blossoms at Dubai Miracle Garden

November 24, 2016

Emirates Airline has teamed up with Dubai Miracle Garden to construct the world s largest floral installation through a life-size version of the Emirates A380 covered in more than 500 000 fresh flower... View more

Emirates NBD to launch virtual assistant

November 20, 2016

Emirates NBD a leading bank in the region has announced that it will soon debut Eva the region s first intelligent voice-based and chatbot virtual assistant for banking in Mena region. Emirates NBD Fu... View more

Emirates Palace celebrates 45th UAE National Day

November 20, 2016

Emirates Palace will be celebrating UAE National Day in full swing with many new spectacular additions. For the first time Emirates Palace will have a large video mapping that will be on the east and ... View more

Emirates offers LinkedIn Learning courses on ice

November 17, 2016

Emirates has partnered with LinkedIn to provide select LinkedIn Learning courses on ice its award-winning inflight entertainment (IFE) system making it the first international airline to make these co... View more

Emirates passengers can get UAE visa via mobile app

November 14, 2016

Emirates airline passengers flying to the UAE can now apply for an entry visa via their mobile devices said a report. The Dubai Visa Processing Centre (DVPC) mobile app which was lauched during the th... View more

Family-friendly staycation at Emirates Park Zoo and Resort

November 13, 2016

Emirates Park Zoo and Resort prepares to accommodate more visitors who love living amidst beautiful sights and the soothing sounds of nature. The resort is located 30 minutes away from the city of Abu... View more

Emirates Skywards adds The Wall Street Journal to partner list

November 13, 2016

Emirates Skywards the frequent flyer programme of Emirates airline has signed on The Wall Street Journal (WSJ) as its latest partner enabling members to redeem Miles for an annual digital subscription... View more

Emirates announces exclusive product line

November 2, 2016

Emirates has today announced a collaboration on an exclusive product line with renowned Dubai-based designer Nadine Kanso. The Bil Arabi for Emirates Collection uses Arabic calligraphy as a focal poin... View more

Emirates pushes for stricter drone activity monitoring

November 2, 2016

Emirates airlines has requested authorities to take strong measures and impose penalties to discourage future occurrences of unauthorised drone activity at Dubai International Airport (DXB) as it seve... View more

Emirates introduces A380 on two New Zealand routes

October 31, 2016

Emirates notched up a momentous double-header today when it introduced its flagship A380 double-decker aircraft on two New Zealand routes on the same day. The airline s step-up in capacity on both its... View more

Emirates NBD opens new branch in Motor City

October 30, 2016

Emirates NBD a leading bank in the region said it has expanded its network with the opening of a new branch in Motor City. Conveniently located on Detroit Road the main street in the neighbourhood the... View more

Emirates arrives in Guinea

October 30, 2016

Dubai-based Emirates airline has resumed services between Dubai and Conakry in the Republic of Guinea. The four-times weekly service via Dakar reopens access for Guinean travellers to Emirates vast ro... View more

Emirates to fly flagship A380 to Doha

October 30, 2016

Emirates will be upgrading one of its nine daily flights between Dubai and Doha to an Airbus A380 from December 1 2016. Emirates recently boosted its services to Doha with two additional flights takin... View more

Emirates Aviation University offers new Executive MBA Programme

October 27, 2016

Emirates Aviation University has announced the introduction of a new Executive MBA Programme in Aviation Management in collaboration with Coventry University in the UK. The specialised programme will ... View more

Emirates Park Zoo and Resort offers new school package

October 26, 2016

Schools can now discover the largest collection of nature and wildlife at Emirates Park Zoo and Resort by treating students to a day-spend at the zoo. The private zoo offers a school package for child... View more

Emirates new B777X fleet to get Thales IFE solution

October 25, 2016

Dubai s Emirates airline has selected Thales Avant inflight entertainment (IFE) solution for its future fleet of Boeing 777X aircraft. With 150 Boeing 777X aircraft on order and deliveries scheduled t... View more

Emirates Steel takes part in top industry event

October 24, 2016

Emirates Steel the only integrated steel plant in the UAE owned by Senaat successfully participated in the recent Arab Steel Summit 2016 and the associated International Iron and Steel Exhibition 2016... View more

Kempinski Mall of Emirates wears new look

April 3, 2016

The Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates celebrates its 10th anniversary this month following a Dh368 million ( 100 million) transformation. The renovation began in 2013 with the lobby and finished wi... View more

Emirates to boost service on key routes

February 1, 2016

Dubai-based Emirates airline has announced plans to increase frequency and enhance its services to some key destinations around the world. The airline will launch a second daily service from Dubai Int... View more

Emirates inks deal with MCI Group

November 1, 2015

Emirates and global leader in the meetings industry MCI Group recently announced a global alliance that will see Emirates becoming the official airline of its large and international events. MCI in tu... View more

Emirates increases connectivity to Thailand

September 1, 2015

Despite the upheaval in Thailand Emirates is going ahead with its plans to boost services to Phuket with four additional weekly flights made a codeshare agreement with Bangkok Airways and announced it... View more

Emirates signs $9.2bn order

June 1, 2015

Emirates a global enabler of business and trade announced a historic 9.2 billion deal with Rolls-Royce for Trent 900 engines and a long-term TotalCare package. The engines will be used to power 50 Air... View more

Emirates LNG – Fujairah LNG

February 19, 2015

Name of client : Mubadala Development CompanyIpic International Petroleum Investment Company Budget : 1 billion Facility type : Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Sector : Gas Status : EPC ITB Location : Fuj... View more

Emirates LNG – Fujairah LNG

February 1, 2015

Name of client : Mubadala Development Company Ipic International Petroleum Investment Company Budget : 1 billion Facility type : Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Sector : Gas Status : EPC ITB Location : Fu... View more

Emirates boosts capacity to Kolkata, Chicago

January 25, 2015

EMIRATES airline has announced two enhancements to its service to the Kolkata market in India. Commencing March 29 the airline will add a 13th weekly flight between the West Bengal capital and its hom... View more

Emirates LNG – Fujairah LNG

November 27, 2014

Name of client : Mubadala Development Company Ipic International Petroleum Investment Company Budget : 1 billion Facility type : Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Sector : Gas Status : EPC ITB Location : Fu... View more

Emirates goes mobile

November 24, 2014

BUILDING on the successful launch of The Emirates App for iPad earlier this year Emirates airline has now increased its mobile presence with the launch of The Emirates App for iPhone on the App Store.... View more

Emirates flies A380 to Mumbai

July 24, 2014

EMIRATES has commenced its first scheduled Airbus A380 service to India with a daily flight between Dubai and Mumbai. EK500 took off from Dubai International airport at 21:55 hours on July 21 arriving... View more

Emirates ups Seychelles service

May 28, 2014

Emirates has announced it will step up its operations to the Seychelles by increasing services to double daily from October 28 this year increasing the existing 12 scheduled flights to 14. Emirates de... View more

Emirates demonstrates family-friendly commitment

May 28, 2014

Emirates is offering more than ever for families travelling with youngsters with new figures showing the award winning airline carried over two million children last year. With the busy summer holiday... View more

Emirates Grand Hotel to participate under DTCM

April 24, 2014

EMIRATES Grand Hotel is to participate in the annual Arabian Travel Market to reinforce its market presence in the region and establish new business ties. As a stand-alone property Emirates Grand Hote... View more

Emirates set to take first A380 to Vienna

April 24, 2014

EMIRATES a global connector of people and places will operate a one-off A380 service to Vienna next month celebrating 10 years of commitment to Austria. The Emirates double decker which carries over 5... View more

Emirates Grand Hotel welcomes new housekeeping manager

April 24, 2014

Emirates Grand Hotel has recently appointed Khartik Kumar as housekeeping manager and will be in charge of planning directing and coordinating the activities of the housekeeping department including h... View more

Emirates to start services to Brussels

April 24, 2014

Emirates a global connector of people places and economies today announced that it will launch a new daily service to Brussels Belgium from September 5 2014. Hosting the European Commission the Europe... View more

Emirates Group Security obtains the region’s first RA3 EU Certification for dnata

April 24, 2014

Emirates Group Security has secured RA3 certification for dnata. RA3 is short for Third Country EU Aviation Security Validated Regulated Agents a supply chain security initiative of the European Union... View more

Kempinski Mall of Emirates has lots to talk about

February 24, 2014

KEMPINSKI Hotel Mall of the Emirates in Dubai UAE will have lots of news for the travel trade at this year s ITB Berlin says Nasser Fawzi Kempinski s new area director of sales for the Arabian Gulf. T... View more

Emirates and MPTA promote Mauritius

February 24, 2014

EMIRATES airline and Mauritius Tourism Promotion Authority (MTPA) jointly promoted the Indian Ocean destination in a series of roadshow events across the Middle East. The events aimed at promoting Mau... View more

Emirates’ twice daily Dublin – Dubai route boosts confidence

January 26, 2014

Emirates Airline s increased frequency on its Dubai Dublin route acknowledges growing demand for travel to Ireland and the huge potential to grow tourism further from the Gulf according to Amanda Burn... View more

Emirates announces strong 2013 performance

December 26, 2013

THE Emirates Group displayed robust performance in 2013 despite continued global economic pressure and high fuel prices it has been announced. Group revenues reached Dh42.3 billion ( 11.5 billion) for... View more

JetBlue and Emirates launch codeshare sales

October 24, 2013

THE bilateral codeshare between JetBlue Airways New York s hometown airline and Emirates the Dubai-based international carrier and one of the world s fastest growing airlines is now available for sale... View more

Emirates Holidays launches first global franchise in US

September 24, 2013

EMIRATES Holidays the tour operating arm of Emirates has established its first global franchise Emirates Vacations following the appointment of the US-based Destination Southern Africa Inc. (DSA Vacat... View more

Emirates Golf Club all set to tee off a busy season

August 27, 2013

LEADING up to the 25th anniversary celebrations of the iconic Emirates Golf Club home to the World Top 100 Majlis Course the UAE venue underwent a series of refurbishment and renovations over two year... View more

Emirates offers Disney magic

July 30, 2013

EMIRATES tour operating arm Emirates Holidays has partnered with Disney to bring a wide range of holiday packages to its most magical destinations in Disneyland Paris Walt Disney World (Orlando) and D... View more

Emirates gears up for Stockholm

July 30, 2013

EMIRATES airline is stepping up its preparations for the launch of its Stockholm service a move set to boost its presence in Northern Europe. Emirates gave the local Swedish travel trade and media a p... View more

Refurbished Emirates lounge at Charles de Gaulle opens

June 23, 2013

EMIRATES has inaugurated its refurbished Paris Charles de Gaulle Lounge for First Class and Business Class passengers as well as Platinum and Gold members of Emirates Skywards the airline s frequent f... View more

Disney comes alive with Emirates

May 27, 2013

EMIRATES Holidays the tour operating arm of Emirates airline of the UAE has partnered with Disney to bring a wide range of holiday packages to its most magical destinations in Disneyland Paris Walt Di... View more

‘Tenacious’ Emirates Group marks 25 consecutive years of profits

May 27, 2013

THE Emirates Group posted a Dh3.1 billion ( 845 million) net profit for the 2012-1013 financial year up 34 per cent from the previous financial year. It was the 25th consecutive year of profit and gro... View more

Ramada Ajman turns spotlight firmly on Northern Emirates

April 28, 2013

RAMADA Hotel & Suites Ajman will return to the Arabian Travel Market (ATM) this year to promote Ajman as a tourist and business destination as well as maintain the property s high occupancy. In 2012 R... View more

Emirates launches its first transatlantic flight

April 28, 2013

CONNECTING North America and mainland Europe Emirates will launch a direct service between Milan and New York the airline s only trans-Atlantic service from October 1 2013. Operated by a Boeing 777-30... View more

Emirates helps Lyon welcome the world

March 25, 2013

EMIRATES launched its inaugural flight to Lyon in December 2012 the airline s third destination in France. The new route has opened tourism opportunities for Lyon to market itself as a tourism destina... View more

Iconic Emirates Golf Club marks 25th anniversary

March 25, 2013

EMIRATES Golf Club one of the world s most iconic golf venues and home to the World Top 100 Majlis Course recently celebrated its 25-year anniversary underlining its status as a pioneer for golf in th... View more

Emirates celebrates 2012

March 17, 2013

Emirates one of the world s fastest growing airlines continued on its strong growth trajectory adding 15 new destinations to the network since January 2012 bringing new countries cultures and experien... View more

Emirates launches A380 terminal

February 24, 2013

EMIRATES and Dubai Airports announced the successful completion of the phased launch of Concourse A the home of the A380 and the world s first purpose-built facility for the aircraft at Dubai Internat... View more

Emirates extends its reach in Australia

February 24, 2013

EMIRATES customers can now begin enjoying the benefits of what the Emirates and Qantas partnership has to offer following the opening up of bookings to a number of Qantas domestic destinations with tr... View more

Emirates celebrates a successful 2012

January 27, 2013

2012 has been another milestone year for Emirates as the airline continued on its strong growth trajectory adding 15 new destinations to the network since January 2012 bringing new countries cultures ... View more

Luxury shuttles for Emirates’ premium class

December 24, 2012

Emirates First Class and Business Class customers can now look forward to a seamless premium travel experience with the introduction of new bespoke transfer shuttles. With an investment of over Dh73 m... View more

Emirates records $575m robust half-year profit

November 27, 2012

THE Emirates Group announced its half yearly results which remain robust despite continued global economic pressure and continued high fuel prices. The Emirates Group posted a Dh2.1 billion ( 575 mill... View more

Emirates upgrades aircraft on Accra service

November 27, 2012

Emirates will introduce a Boeing 777-300ER on its Accra-Dubai route effective from January 1 2013. To meet growing demand Emirates will upgrade the aircraft to Boeing 777-300ER only one year after the... View more

Emirates arrives in Lyon

November 27, 2012

On December 5 Emirates inaugural flight EK081 took off from Dubai at 1455hrs arriving in Lyon at 1940hrs the same day celebrating the international airline s third destination in France and fourth new... View more

Emirates is now flying non-stop to Washington

October 22, 2012

EMIRATES has launched its daily non-stop service from Dubai to Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD). It is the seventh gateway for Emirates in the United States (US) and the twelfth new route... View more

Emirates A380 lands in Melbourne and Auckland

October 22, 2012

EMIRATES celebrated its first Airbus A380 arrival in Melbourne followed by its first A380 service between the Victorian capital and Auckland. The A380 operating as EK406 one of the three daily Emirate... View more

Spring-time at Emirates Wolgan Valley Resort & Spa

October 22, 2012

TO celebrate the arrival of spring Emirates Wolgan Valley Resort & Spa is offering post-winter getaway seekers a special two night Indulge in Spring package to the luxurious world-class resort. As par... View more

Emirates welcomes its 25th Airbus A380

October 22, 2012

EMIRATES recently took delivery of its 24th and 25th Airbus A380 and its 78th Boeing 777-300. The aircraft will be immediately engaged into service across Emirates network of 126 destinations in 74 co... View more

Emirates increases fligths to South East Asia destinations

September 29, 2012

Emirates is increasing its services to three of its destinations in South East Asia the Philippines Indonesia and Malaysia From December 3 2012 there will be an increase in the number of flights on th... View more

Emirates continues to grow with Erbil launch

August 26, 2012

EMIRATES commenced its new non-stop service between Dubai and Erbil city in Iraq making it the eleventh destination launched by the airline this year. The new route marks Emirates newest destination i... View more

Emirates Airline contributes $596m to the Indian economy, say NCAER

August 26, 2012

As India becomes increasingly linked to the global commerce and tourism market expansion of an efficient civil aviation sector is an important factor. The National Council of Applied Economic Research... View more

Celebrate Eid Al Adha with Emirates Holidays

August 26, 2012

If you re looking for an idyllic retreat or a cultural escape this Eid Al Adha - take advantage of Emirates Holidays exclusive offers across the Indian Ocean islands Asia and Europe. Explore the exoti... View more

Explore the world with Emirates Holidays

July 24, 2012

THIS Eid Al Fitr Emirates Holidays is offering a range of exclusive offers across Europe Asia and the Indian Ocean from the breath-taking views of Mauritius to the magnificent scenery of Drakensberg M... View more

Emirates boosts its A380 global network

July 24, 2012

EMIRATES is to further boost its fast-growing US network with the start of a second daily A380 service to New York JFK. From January 1 2013 EK203 from Dubai to JFK and its return sector EK204 will bec... View more

Emirates entertains with upgraded inflight system and mini monsters

June 26, 2012

IN its on-going efforts to invest in the latest entertainment content and newest systems Emirates has recently upgraded the hardware on its new Boeing 777 fleet to bigger much wider and digitally-enha... View more

Emirates inaugurates non-stop service to Lisbon

June 26, 2012

Emirates has further extended its European reach today by starting its first daily non-stop service to Lisbon just six days after launching flights to Barcelona in neighbouring Spain. Emirates has bec... View more

Emirates Invites Passengers to Milan

June 26, 2012

Bringing people closer to the glamorous life in Milan through its expanded service Emirates extends an invitation to experience the classic Armani Hotel in Milan. Additionally through its Emirates Liv... View more

Emirates Group reports $629m profit

May 29, 2012

THE Emirates Group has announced its 24th consecutive year of profit and company-wide growth amidst unprecedented economic pressure and record high fuel prices. The group s 2011-12 annual report showe... View more

Emirates’ new Colombo Lounge now open

May 29, 2012

A pledge of continued support to Sri Lanka s tourism industry through award-winning air services was one of the highlights of the high-profile formal opening of the Emirates Lounge at the Bandaranaike... View more

Emirates launches Ho Chi Minh City daily service

May 29, 2012

Emirates further expanded its global network on Monday with the start of a non-stop daily service between Dubai and Ho Chi Minh City in the Socialist Republic of Vietnam. With the start of flights to ... View more

Emirates Holidays offers summer getaways for every Budget

May 29, 2012

If you re looking to escape the summer heat choose from an array of popular destinations courtesy of Emirates Holidays. Whether you are looking for luxury five-star city breaks or affordable beach get... View more

New Emirates campaign says “Hello Tomorrow”

April 23, 2012

EMIRATES airline has launched its brand new global brand platform themed Hello Tomorrow which positions the global airline as the enabler of global connectivity and meaningful experiences. The new cam... View more

Emirates roll out new inflight innovations

April 23, 2012

IN line with its ongoing inflight product improvements Emirates announces the launch of a new enhanced Graphical User Interface (GUI) developed by Panasonic Avionics Corporation (Panasonic). This new ... View more

Emirates brings forward 777 arrival in Ireland

April 23, 2012

Emirates has introduced a larger aircraft on its Dublin route two months early because of surging demand. Since May 1 a 360-seat Boeing 777-300ER was deployed to Dublin which has become one of the air... View more

Emirates adds more flights

March 27, 2012

EMIRATES Middle East operations will receive a boost this August as the airline increases its daily capacity to both Kuwait and Doha adding a total capacity increase of almost 29 percent across the tw... View more

Emirates launches its official Facebook Page

March 27, 2012

Emirates one of the world s fastest growing airlines has officially launched its Facebook page attracting over 300 000 fans within the first three weeks. Millions of Emirates fans around the world can... View more

Iberotel Miramar Al Aqah Beach Resort wins awards at Emirates Salon Culinaire

March 27, 2012

Iberotel Miramar Al Aqah Beach Resort has been recognised with multiple awards at the prestigious Emirates Salon Culinaire recently held at the World Trade Center as part of this year s Gulf Food and ... View more

Emirates boosts its European network

February 27, 2012

EMIRATES is driving forward its operations in Europe by announcing a third daily flight to Milan from June 1 taking to 49 the number of weekly flights offered to Italy. Our European network is growing... View more

Emirates widens its African network

February 27, 2012

EMIRATES has extended its reach into Africa with the launch of a new linked service to Lusaka and Harare five times a week. Now flying to 22 points within Africa Emirates will connect Zambia and Zimba... View more

Emirates promotes Newcastle to a Boeing 777

February 27, 2012

Emirates one of the world s fastest growing airlines will add more than 2 000 seats a week to and from Newcastle when it introduces a larger aircraft on its daily flight to Dubai from September 1 2012... View more

Emirates Holidays partners with Visa for a year of offers

February 27, 2012

Emirates Holidays and Visa announce a new partnership which allows Visa cardholders in the region to experience a host of global destinations for less effective through March 2013. Visa debit and cred... View more

Amsterdam joins Emirates’ A380 network

January 29, 2012

Emirates is to upgrade its Amsterdam service to an A380 from August 1 2012. Since launching passenger flights to the Netherlands in May 2010 the route has been operated with a combination of Boeing 77... View more

Chef Naddaf joins Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates

January 29, 2012

The Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates welcomes a brand new executive chef at the helm of its constantly evolving F&B operation. With the formidable experience of a 20-year career in the culinary wo... View more

Emirates enhances T3 travel experience

December 26, 2011

CONTINUING its commitment to further enhance customer experience and ensuring on-time departures at Terminal 3 Dubai Airport Emirates will be closing its check-in counters 60 minutes prior to a flight... View more

Emirates flies A380 to Rome

December 26, 2011

EMIRATES has added Rome to its A380 network bringing an additional 34 per cent capacity on the Dubai-Rome route or an extra 250 seats each day. With the A380 forming part of the double daily service t... View more

Emirates passengers get wi-f i connectivity across A380s

December 26, 2011

CUSTOMERS onboard a number of Emirates A380s can now surf share email or tweet their way across the Emirates network as the airline launches wi-fi internet connectivity with leading industry service p... View more

Emirates expands its South American network with flights to Rio De Janeiro and Buenos Aires

December 26, 2011

Emirates one of the world s fastest growing airlines has extended its South American network by linking Dubai with Buenos Aires and Rio de Janeiro further broadening the airline s reach across the Ame... View more

Emirates Holidays celebrates the month of Love

December 26, 2011

Emirates Holidays is offering a variety of romantic packages for travellers looking for some loving time with their partners. Guests can choose from a host of luxurious resorts and destinations across... View more

Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates wins two World Travel Awards

December 26, 2011

Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates emerged with a double triumph at the prestigious World Travel Awards winning the highly coveted trophies in the World s Leading Leisure Hotel and the World s Leadi... View more

Abu Dhabi to boost power supply to other emirates

December 22, 2011

ENERGY-RICH Abu Dhabi plans to ramp up its supplies to other emirates significantly in the next two years. Abu Dhabi is the first to export electricity to Bahrain courtesy the GCC Electricity Grid tha... View more

Emirates signs mammoth $18bn deal for Boeing 777s

November 22, 2011

EMIRATES placed the single largest aircraft order in dollar value in Boeing s history for an additional 50 777-300 ER aircraft worth approximately 18 billion in list price. The order also included 20 ... View more

Emirates double its Heathrow A380 Services

November 22, 2011

Emirates will become by far London Heathrow s largest A380 operator in 2012 with four of the double decker aircraft to serve the airport daily. Following its announcement of a third daily A380 flight ... View more

Emirates Grand Hotel appoints Owens

November 22, 2011

Emirates Grand Hotel has announced Frank H. Owens as its new general manager. Owens a South African national brings with him a wealth of more than 24 years experience in the hospitality industry. He b... View more

Seychelles Tourism Board and Emirates Airline sign new cooperation agreement

November 22, 2011

Alain St.Ange CEO of the Seychelles Tourism Board and Sheikh Majid Al Mualla Emirates senior vice president commercial operations for West Asia & Indian Ocean have again signed a Memorandum of Underst... View more

Emirates upgrades its services to the US

October 26, 2011

IN a move to boost its US operations Emirates unveiled major new expansion plans for the United States with the launch of daily services to Seattle and Dallas. Dallas-Fort Worth and Seattle-Tacoma Int... View more