DUBAI Etihad Airways has appointed former Aer Lingus chief financial officer Andrew MacFarlane as its new group CFO, a spokesman for the Abu Dhabi airline said on Monday.
DUBAI/ABU DHABI, May 29 Abu Dhabi is creating a
new holding company for seven state-owned firms with operations
ranging from airports to power supply to make it easier for them
to raise debt and improve services, three sources told Reuters.
DUBAI The United Arab Emirates, though a prominent foe of Iran in the Middle East's power struggles, has tempered its reaction to attacks on oil tankers off its coast in an effort to protect its reputation as a safe and stable business hub.
RIYADH/DUBAI Attacks on Saudi tankers and other vessels off the coast of the United Arab Emirates this week expose vulnerabilities in the security of a key oil-shipping route amid rising tensions between the United States, Iran and Gulf Arab states.
* UAE investigating attack on vessels near major bunkering
DUBAI Emirates will "work smart and hard" to improve its performance after the Gulf airline's profit hit a decade low as soaring fuel costs and a strong dollar took a toll on earnings, while passenger growth stalled.
DUBAI, April 30 Budget airline Air Arabia
is likely to order 100 or more Airbus or
Boeing jets within the next three to four months, its
chief executive said on Tuesday.
DUBAI, April 30 Saudi Arabian airline Flynas is
considering upgrading part of its existing order for 80 Airbus
A320neo jets to the larger A321 model, its chief executive said
DUBAI Flydubai's chairman warned on Monday the airline could order Airbus A320neos as replacements for Boeing 737 MAX jets, telling the U.S. planemaker to improve communication with customers.
DUBAI Dubai state-owned airline Emirates will report "positive" full-year results next month but they will not be as good as in previous years due to higher fuel costs and unfavourable currency moves, the company's president said on Monday.