Friday, May 25, 2018

Travel

Qatar Airways wins ‘Best In-Flight Duty Free Program’

Qatar Airways was awarded the PAX International Readership Award for ‘Best In-Flight Duty Free Program’ for the Middle East and Africa at an awards...

Extra fee for baggage handling at Dubai International Airport

Passengers travelling through Dubai International airport will have to pay additional charges for extra-size baggage that requires manual handling. The new fee is in...

Sharjah is one of world’s cheapest five-star destinations

Sharjah has been named as one of the world's best holiday destinations to enjoy five-star luxury that won't break the bank.The Northern Emirate ranked...

Saudi: Around 1.2million exit visas issued in 2017 – Report

A total of 1,186,449 final exit visas were issued last year by the Department of Passports (Jawazat), reported Arabic newspaper Al-Madina on Monday.The Jawazat...

Saudi: Tourist visa rules reviewed to double up travellers

A review of tourist visa regulations has been completed by the Saudi Commission for Tourism and National Heritage (SCTH), together with the interior and...

Oman drops visa-on-arrival for tourists

More than 3 million tourists visit Oman every year, drawn in by its empty beaches, numerous dive sites, historic forts and distinctive culture among...

History in making – First ever non-stop flight between Australia and...

24 MARCH 2018 • 4:13AMPassengers were preparing for the first direct flight between Australia and London on Saturday, passing a major milestone by reducing...

Gulf Insider Guide – New York

Our new Travel & Lifestyle editor Christine Warren-White takes a big bite out of the Big AppleI’ll get right to the heart of it,...

Qatar Airport ranks fifth best in the world

Qatar's Hamad International Airport (HIA) was ranked fifth best in the world at the Skytrax World Airport Awards 2018, which took place during the...

Dubai: More than 160,000 lost items at airport last year

Dubai Airport security officers found a total of 169,462 lost items in 2017 out of which 50,973 were returned to their owners and 5,998...

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