Dubai’s Al Maktoum expansion ‘be to completed by Q1 2022′

The expansion of Dubai’s Al Maktoum International Airport – to make it the world’s biggest – will be completed by the first quarter of 2022, according to a senior official.

Hilton to open hotel by Dubai’s Al Maktoum International Airport

Hilton Dubai World Central will be located close to the main passenger entrance to the Al Maktoum International Airport and to the Dubai Expo 2020 venue. It will stretch over seven floors and is expected to open in 2019.

GCC expenditure on track for $172 billion projects in 2015

Underpinned by huge cash reserves, GCC countries will continue to spend on an estimated $172 billion worth of infrastructure and capital projects planned and under way in 2015 — the highest on record to date, Deloitte said.

Dubai airport’s passenger growth to hit 200 million

Dubai — The Dubai International Airports, with planned $7.8 billion investment that will lead to an ultimate capacity of 100 million passengers a year, has revised growth projections from 103 million to 126 million passengers by 2020, and 200 million by 2030.

Offer the best to passengers and people will fly with you: Shaikh Ahmad

Emirates airline President Tim Clark, refuting claims by America’s biggest carriers that the major Gulf airlines benefit from billions in state subsidies, said on Wednesday the US government should not be persuaded by a “non-representative vocal minority”.

Video: Emirates catches A380 Cricket World Cup fever

With just two weeks to go until the start of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015, has unveiled the first of its aircraft that will feature the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 Logo.

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