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Malaysia’s growing aerospace industry has received news that several large European maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) companies are interested in setting up at the...

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As its population and development increase, China will soon overtake Japan as the world’s largest consumer of luxury goods.  This year’s World Luxury Association’s...

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IFA Hotels and Resorts, based in Kuwait, joined American companies Atrium Holding Company and Centerbridge Partners to purchase the Yotel Hotel in New York...

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Dubai has come in sixth on MasterCard’s first ever list of Global Destination Cities.  The list was compiled by analyzing arrival and departure information,...

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In an effort to improve security and facilities in the region, airports around the Gulf Coast will be spending up to $90 billion in...

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The government of Ras Al Khaimah, an Emirate in the UAE, has set itself a goal of increasing their tourism base by fourfold by...

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Since the planned leisure/entertainment resort Dubailand stalled at the onset of the global financial crisis, many in the UAE hoped the Disney Corporation would...

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The cut throat Asian low-cost airline industry is getting more competition from a new venture by Singapore Airlines to lure international travelers on medium...

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Despite rising fuel costs which led to a decrease in overall profits in the first quarter of 2011, revenue is up for Air Asia. ...

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To avoid the recent common plagues of financial overextension now quite common in European Championship play, UEFA has announced a “financial fairness” rule to...

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Troubled airline Mandala, grounded due to financial reasons since January, will get an influx of cash and experience from a partnership between Saratoga Capital...

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Three major hoteliers have signed deals with Saudi Arabia’s Jabal Omar Development Company to operate new hotels in Makkah. JODC plans to open up...

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According to Citibank’s chief economist for the Middle East, Qatar is unlikely to reap any economic benefit from hosting the 2022 World Cup.  After...

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The UAE’s 1.4 million Indian ex-pats now have an additional option for travel to their home country. Flydubai, Dubai’s low-cost carrier, has announced the...

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A small Chinese village, considered the richest in the country, is testing the idea of air tourism as a revenue generator for the village. ...

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Qatar’s sovereign property developer, Qatari Diar, will finalize the purchase of the famous Singapore establishment Raffles Hotel. Joseph Conrad, Rudyard Kipling, W. Somerset Maugham,...

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Workers at Singapore’s Changi airport are celebrating a record 25th win as the continent’s best airport.  The Asian Freight and Supply Chain Awards were...

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Keeping in tune of their latest expansion ventures, it appears Qatar Airways is interested in acquiring a stake in Cargolux, the largest cargo carrier...