Quotes: MENA   Enter Symbol: NewsLetter: Search: advanced

Three-day Airport Show 2014 to commence in Dubai today  Join our daily free Newsletter

MENAFN - Muscat Daily - 11/05/2014
No. of Ratings : 0
Add to Mixx!



(MENAFN - Muscat Daily) When it takes off on May 11 for a three-day run at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre's (DICEC) three spacious exhibition halls, the 14th edition of Airport Show, with substantial growth in number of exhibitors, exhibition space, hosted buyers and delegates, is all set to provide a successful platform for the aviation industry professionals to explore the latest technology and innovation, debate the growth challenges and opportunities and develop networking and new customer base. 

The sold-out B2B event is designed for the airport procurement, supplies, solutions and technology and it has remained in the forefront of meeting the industry's expectations. In the Middle East region, estimated US100bn investments are planned for airports expansion and new developments, including US40bn in the GCC. According to IATA, the Middle East is expected to have the third fastest growth rate at 6.6 per cent until 2016, making it the second-fastest growing aviation market. Organised by Reed Exhibitions Middle East and supported among others by Dubai Civil Aviation Authority (DCAA), Dubai Airports, Dubai Aviation Engineering Projects (DAEP), the iconic event is being held under the patronage of Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed al Maktoum, president of DCAA, chairman of Dubai Airports and chairman and chief executive of Emirates Airline and Group. Sheikh Ahmed said, ''Airport Show and its co-located events, GALF and Travel Catering Expo (TCE) will contribute to our combined efforts to promote the ongoing success of a thriving aviation industry. The event mirrors the aviation industry's robust growth and the region's economic resilience. Airports in the MENA region are projected to cater for 400mn passengers by 2020. Billions are being invested to provide the additional airport capacity required to accommodate the anticipated demand.'' This year's show will occupy a gross exhibition space of 12,600sq m, an increase of nine per cent. The number of exhibitors has surged 11 per cent to reach the 250 mark. A record 39 countries will be represented at the show, including eight new entrants -Estonia, India, Libya, Luxemburg, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Sudan and Thailand. More than 64 per cent of the exhibitors at the sold-out 2013 edition are returning to this year's show.

 


Muscat Daily




  MENA News Headlines
 May 6 2015 - HE the Chief of Staff Meets French CommanderQatar News Agency
(MENAFN - QNA) HE the Chief of Staff of the Qatari Armed Forces Major General (Pilot) Ghanim bin Shaheen Al Ghanim met Wednesday with Chief of Staff of the visiting French Army General Jean-Pierre ...

 May 6 2015 - Croatian Deputy Prime Minister Meets Qatari AmbassadorQatar News Agency
(MENAFN - QNA) Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the Interior of the Republic of Croatia, Ranko Ostojic, met here on Wednesday with Qatar's Ambassador to the Republic of Croatia, HE Sheikha Moza ...

 May 6 2015 - Pakistani Army Chief of General Staff Meets Qatar's AmbassadorQatar News Agency
(MENAFN - QNA) Pakistan Army Chief of General Staff Rashid Mahmood met here today with HE Qatar's Ambassador to Pakistan Saqr bin Mubarak Muhammad Saqr Al Mansouri. Talks during the meeting focused ...

 May 6 2015 - Advisory Council's Services Committee MeetsQatar News Agency
(MENAFN - QNA) The Advisory Council's Services and Public Facilities committee on Wednesday held its first meeting during the council's 43rd regular session under the chairmanship of its rapporteur ...

 May 6 2015 - Municipality Minister Meets Tunisian Environment MinisterQatar News Agency
(MENAFN - QNA) HE Minister of Municipality and Urban Planning Sheikh Abdul Rahman bin Khalifa Al-Thani on Wednesday met at his office with Tunisian Minister of Environment and Sustainable ...

 May 6 2015 - HE State Defense Minister Holds Meetings in TurkeyQatar News Agency
(MENAFN - QNA) HE Minister of State for Defense Affairs Major-General Hamad bin Ali Al Attiyah met Wednesday with Turkish Minister of Defense Ismet Yilmaz on the sidelines of the International ...

 May 6 2015 - Minister of Justice Meets Heads of GCC DelegationsQatar News Agency
(MENAFN - QNA) HE the Minister of Justice Dr. Hassan bin Lahdan Al Mohannadi met here on Wednesday with the heads of delegations participating in the first meeting of GCC officials for family ...

 May 6 2015 - Dubai's Jumeirah Group logs 5.2 percent revenue growth in 2014MENAFN
(MENAFN) Jumeirah Group, the Dubai-based hotel developer, recorded a revenue growth of 5.2 percent for 2014, marking a decline from the 8 percent reported a year ago, Arabian Business ...

 May 6 2015 - Two dead, 8 injured in Azraq - JordanJordan News Agency
(MENAFN - Jordan News Agency) Two citizens were killed and eight injured when two cars collided in Azraq town, north-east the Kingdom, Civil Defense Directorate said.Rescue teams in Zarqa governorate ...

 May 6 2015 - Israel test launches missile propulsion systemJordan News Agency
(MENAFN - Jordan News Agency) Israel tested a ballistic propulsion system for a satellite delivery Tuesday morning.A statement by the Defense Ministry said that the launch, conducted over central ...

more...


 






Google

 
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network

MENAFN News Market Data Countries Tools Section  
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network
Arabic MENAFN

Main News
News By Industry
News By Country

Islamic Finance News
Private Equity News

How-To Guides
Technology Section

Travel Section

Search News

Market Indices
Quotes & Charts

Global Indices
Arab Indices

Commodoties

Oil & Energy

Currencies Cross Rates
Currencies Updates
Currency Converter

USA Stocks
Arab Stocks
 

Algeria 
Bahrain 
Egypt 
Iraq
Jordan 
Kuwait 
Lebanon
Morocco 
Oman 
Palestine
Qatar 
Saudi Arabia 
Syria
Tunisia 
UAE 
Yemen

Weather
Economic Calendar
Financial Glossary


Financial Calculators

RSS Feeds [XML]

Corporate Monitor

Events

Real Estate
Submit Your Property

Arab Research
Buy a Research

Press Releases
Submit your PR

Join Newsletters


 
© 2014 menafn.com All Rights Reserved.  Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | Contact Us | Advertise | About MENAFN | Career Opportunities | Feedback | Help