Saturday, October 19, 2019

Travel

Latest updates on GCC travel and tourism with enhanced tourist destinations and entry of visitors into the GCC with updates in the aviation sector.

Abu Dhabi Airport Welcomes 4.5 Million Summer Passengers

Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH) welcomed over 4.5 million passengers over the summer, as the summer season saw high traffic of passengers heading to...

Saudi Expects To Become A Top Five Global Tourism Destination By...

Saudi Arabia has been saying since 2016 that it is moving away from its dependence on oil production. Led by the crown prince, Mohammed...
New Baggage Rule At Bahrain International Airport

New Baggage Rule At Bahrain International Airport

Effective October 1, 2019, Bahrain International Airport (BIA) will introduce new baggage acceptance rules to eliminate jams in the Baggage Handling System that cause...

Dubai To Launch New Night Bus Service From Tomorrow

The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) announced plans to launch a new night public bus route in Dubai From Sunday.The RTA will also improve the...
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Etihad Bans Certain Apple Laptops From Flights

Abu Dhabi’s Etihad Airways has banned some models of Apple MacBook Pros from being taken onboard flights as checked luggage, local media reported.The move...

Emirates Ranked World’s Most Family Friendly Airlines

Dubai-based Emirates was picked as the most family-friendly carrier by British parenting site Play Like Mum  has ranked 20 carriers from around the world, for the second year...

Bahrain: Gulf Air Promotes Five Bahrainis To Cabin Service Managers

Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, recently promoted five long service Bahraini staff to become Cabin Service Managers, a position...

GCC Expects 2.9 Million Chinese Tourists By 2022

The number of Chinese tourists travelling to the GCC is expected to rise by 81 percent from 1.6 million in 2018 to 2.9 million...
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Bahrain Receives Season’s First Cruise Ship

A cruise ship carrying almost 2300 passengers docked at Khalifa bin Salman Port were cleared off the entry procedures smoothly, stated the Customs Affairs.Karnika,...
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Abu Dhabi Welcomes Flight From New Saudi Airport

Abudhabi International Airport (AUH) has welcomed one of the first international flights from the new King Abdulaziz International Airport (KAIA) in Jeddah.The flight from...

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