Monday, October 14, 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.

Bahrain Airport Buys ‘Green’ Towing Tugs Worth BD1 Million

Bahrain Airport Services Company (BAS), the sole provider of ground services at the kingdom's airport, has embarked on a gradual transition to the Green...

Bahrain: More Than 3 Million Visitors In Three Months

Bahrain welcomed 3.2 million visitors during the first quarter of 2019, a 3.1% increase compared with the same period last year, it has been...

UAE passengers can get up to 25% off if they arrive...

Holidaymakers from UAE who make an effort to arrive early at the airport prior to departure can avail themselves of some great discounts. Offers include...

Saudi To Open E-Visa System To General Visitors

Saudi Arabia is set to open a recently introduced e-visa system to general visitors, according to reports.The kingdom first announced the online visa process...

Saudi: New Technologies Help Increase Air Passenger Traffic

New technologies applied in Saudi airports has contributed to aviation growth in the Kingdom and has provided solutions for passenger’s trips, air cargo and investments,...

Mother, daughter force three teens into prostitution in Dubai

An Iraqi housewife and her mother - currently at large - have been charged with human trafficking and blackmailing three teens into travelling from...

Emirates To Operate Its Shortest Route To Muscat

Dubai airline Emirates will deploy double daily A380 flights to Omani capital Muscat from July 1, it announced on Thursday.Muscat will become Emirates’ shortest...

Saudi bid to protect pre-Islamic sites upends religious dictates

RIYADH, July 9 (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia is preserving pre-Islamic heritage sites, like a date palm oasis from the Stone Age, in a break...

Dubai: Briton jailed for touching man’s hip warns visitors his ordeal...

Jamie Harron arrives at Glasgow Airport after being freed in Dubai PAA Briton who was sentenced to prison for touching a man’s hip in Dubai has warned...

Saudi Arabia seeks to become a tourist destination

Gazing at a shimmering salt pan below, a group of first-time Saudi hikers descended craggy slopes into a volcanic crater, part of a hidden...

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