A Saudi woman, employee of the new Flydeal airlines company, takes picture of colleagues during the launching ceremony held at the King Abdulaziz airport in the coastal city of Jeddah, on August 25, 2017.
Saudi Arabia's new budget carrier Flyadeal said Thursday it will start flying next month, as the kingdom seeks to expand air services to boost tourism in a radical overhaul of its oil-dependent economy. / AFP PHOTO / AMER HILABI
UAE headed to International Transport Forum Summit 2019
The UAE is taking part in the International Transport Forum Summit 2019, from 22nd to 24th May, 2019, in Leipzig, Germany, aimed at exploring how better transport connectivity can help integrate regions and enable the achievement of economic, social, and environmental goals.
Dr. Abdullah bin Mohammed Belhaif Al Nuaimi, Minister of Infrastructure Development, will head the UAE’s delegation to the summit. It will be held under the theme, “Transport Connectivity for Regional Integration”, and will be attended by more than 1,000 participants, including 65 ministers and delegates from 70 countries.
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