US-Islamic summit begins in Riyadh with more than 50 leaders participating

:: Saudi King Salman and US President Donald Trump spoke of cooperation between the Muslim world and the US More »

Read excerpts from Trump’s speech at Arab-Islamic-US Summit in Riyadh

:: The Arab-Islamic-American Summit will be held in Riyadh on Sunday, in which US President Donald Trump is also More »

Donald Trump meets with Gulf leaders in landmark Riyadh summit

:: US President Donald Trump on Sunday is meeting with heads from Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) in Riyadh to More »

Kingdom, Washington agree ‘Joint Strategic Vision Declaration’

:: Saudi Arabia and the US on Saturday agreed a “Joint Strategic Vision Declaration” covering aspects like diplomacy, trade, More »

Saudi Crown Prince, Trump discuss measures on combating terrorism

:: Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Prince Mohammed bin Nayef and United States President Donald Trump discussed way to further More »

 

Category Archives: Travel

London City Airport’s flights to be controlled from 70 miles away

:: If you fly into London City in two years’ time, air traffic controllers won’t see your plane through a window but will guide it down from

Dammam Airports Company hires first Saudi woman executive

:: Dammam Airports Company has hired its first Saudi woman as an executive director. Hind Al-Zahid became the first Saudi woman to work as an executive director

EU demands urgent talks with US over airline laptop ban

:: The European Union has demanded urgent talks with the United States over a possible extension to some European countries of a US ban on airline passengers

Emirates airline profit falls for first time in 5 years

:: The Middle East’s largest airline, reported a drop in annual profit on Thursday for the first time in five years as it added more seats than

Chaos at Florida airport after Spirit flights canceled

:: Irate passengers swarmed ticket counters and some started a near-riot at Fort Lauderdale’s airport after Spirit Airlines canceled nine flights, leaving hundreds stranded at the terminal.

With maiden jet flight, China enters dog-fight with Boeing, Airbus

:: China’s home-grown C919 passenger jet completed its long-delayed maiden flight on Friday, a major first step for Beijing as it looks to raise its profile in

Saudi city of Jeddah talks with banks for multi-billion transport network

:: Jeddah’s government has held initial talks with banks to help secure funding for a multi-billion dollar public transport network in the city, Saudi Arabia’s commercial capital,

After ban, Turkish Airlines to offer laptops to VIP travelers

:: Turkish Airlines on Saturday said it would offer laptops to business-class travelers after Britain and the United States banned large electronic devices from the cabin of

EgyptAir crash ‘an accident’, say French investigators

:: No traces of explosives were found on the remains of French victims from an EgyptAir plane that crashed into the Mediterranean in May 2016, a source

United CEO calls passenger eviction incident epic mistake

Oscar Munoz

:: United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz apologized Tuesday on Capitol Hill for an incident in which a passenger was forcibly removed from a flight and vowed to

Turbulence injures passengers on Aeroflot plane headed to Bangkok

:: Passengers on an Aeroflot flight from Moscow to Thailand were slammed into the ceiling after their aircraft hit a patch of severe turbulence injuring 27 people,

Singapore airport group wins bid to operate Jeddah’s new King Abdulaziz Airport

Sulaiman Al-Hamdan

Singaporean Changi Airport Group has won a bid to operate Jeddah’s new King Abdulaziz Airport for the next 20 years, annnounced Sulaiman Al-Hamdan, transport minister and president

Iran says potential deal for early jet delivery falls through

IranAir has abandoned plans to take early delivery of a Boeing 777-300ER jetliner because the passenger plane is no longer available, the head of the Islamic Republic’s

New Zealand considering extra security on Middle East flights

New Zealand is considering additional security checks on flights from Muslim-majority countries in the Middle East, its transport minister said on Sunday. The new rules would follow

Air Canada apologizes for bumping youth off oversold flight -father

Air Canada

Air Canada has apologized and offered compensation for bumping a 10-year-old off a flight, the boy’s father said on Monday, after the Canadian family’s story sparked headlines

United vows better customer treatment after dragging incident

United Continental reported sharply lower first-quarter earnings Monday but they still bested analyst expectations, and the airline vowed to remake its customer service after its rough treatment

United shares fall after backlash over dragged passenger

United Continental Holdings Inc shares fell as much as 4.4 percent on Tuesday after a worldwide backlash erupted over a passenger who was dragged off one of

Only one Mideast carrier cracks TripAdvisor’s top 10 world airlines

Dubai-based Emirates Airline has come out on top in a list of the ten best airlines in the world, according to TripAdvisor users. The travel website revealed

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