Air Arabia To Launch Chinese Connection

Air Arabia is set to enter the Chinese market when it begins flights to Urumqi next month, becoming the first Middle Eastern low cost carrier to do so. The Sharjah-based airline confirmed regular nonstop services to western China’s largest city will begin on 10 February 2015.   Flight G9 800 will depart Sharjah International Airport on … Continue reading

Air Arabia Adds Russian Connection

Air Arabia marked its entry into the Russian aviation market today with the launch of flights to Moscow (Domodedovo). The Sharjah-based low cost carrier will operate 3 weekly flights between the emirate and the Russian capital, following with a double weekly service to Yekaterinburg from 29 October 2011.   Sharjah – Moscow (Domodedovo) Departing every … Continue reading

Rotana Opens New Centro Property In Sharjah

Middle Eastern hotel operator Rotana has added a new property to its portfolio in its native UAE. Owned by fast-growing low-cost carrier Air Arabia, the 306-room Centro Sharjah is located adjacent to Sharjah International Airport and only 15 minutes from the emirate’s city centre.   Designed to maximize space and comfort, each guestroom and suite … Continue reading

Radisson Blu Opens New Hotel In Dubai

The Rezidor Hotel Group has expanded its portfolio in Dubai with the opening of the new Radisson Blu Hotel Dubai Downtown. Located on the upper floors of a mixed-use building within walking distance from Dubai Mall and 10 kilometers from Dubai International Airport, the 242-room hotel is the group’s seventh property in the UAE.   Oversized windows … Continue reading

Air Arabia Launches Flights To Najaf, Announces New Joint Venture

Middle Eastern low cost carrier Air Arabia is poised to strengthen its presence in the region with the addition of a new destination. The airline has expanded its network to Iraq with the launch of flights to Najaf from its primary hub in Sharjah today. Air Arabia has also announced that it will be launching its newest … Continue reading