Tag : Travel News Uganda

Emirates Country Manager, Mohammad Al Altar poses for a photo with the lucky Arsenal jersey winners at the Emirates offices.

Emirates Rewards Lucky Ugandan Arsenal Fans

Emirates, a global connector of people and places, and voted the World’s Best Airline 2016 at the Skytrax World Airline Awards, has rewarded eight lucky Ugandans with personalized Arsenal football jerseys. The winners participated in an eight-week radio competition in…

January 20, 2017

Mohammad Al Attar - Emirates Country Manager Uganda

Emirates appoints new Country Manager in Uganda

Emirates, which flies daily direct from Entebbe to Dubai, has promoted Commercial Manager Mohammad Al Attar to the expanded role of Country Manager for Uganda. Mr. Al Attar, whose appointment became effective 1 January 2017, was appointed Commercial Support Manager…

January 18, 2017

Emirates has introduced new sustainable blankets made from 100% recycled plastic bottles.

Emirates introduces sustainable blankets made from 100% recycled plastic bottles

Emirates has introduced new sustainable blankets made from 100% recycled plastic bottles. The soft and warm blankets are made using ecoTHREAD™ patented technology and is now available in Economy Class on all long-haul Emirates flights. Each Emirates ecoTHREAD™ blanket is…

January 17, 2017


Emirates to Launch Daily Flights to Croatia

Emirates has announced that it will further expand its European network with the introduction of a daily flight from Dubai to Zagreb (ZAG), the capital of Croatia from June 1, 2017. The new southeast European destination will be served by…

January 16, 2017

Etihad Airways

Etihad Airways introduces third daily flight to Riyadh

Etihad Airways is introducing a third daily flight on the Abu Dhabi – Riyadh route, effective 1 February 2017. The extra services underscore the airline’s commitment to offer guests greater choice and more travel options between the capital cities of…

January 11, 2017


Emirates offers Ugandan travellers Special Fares to select destinations around the world

Emirates, voted the World’s Best Airline in the 2016 Skytrax World Airline Awards, is offering Ugandan travellers special Economy Class and Business Class return airfares to a range of exciting destinations across its global network. Those wanting to visit family…

January 4, 2017

Precision Air

Etihad Airways and Tanzania’s Precision Air unveil codeshare agreement

In a move that extends its reach across East Africa, Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has announced that it has entered into a codeshare agreement with Precision Air, Tanzania’s leading domestic airline. Under the new codeshare…

December 22, 2016


Morocco to Join Emirates A380 network

Emirates has announced that it will operate the first ever commercial Airbus A380 flight to Morocco and North Africa, when it takes the iconic double decker aircraft to Casablanca on 26 March 2017. The airline’s flagship aircraft, which continues to…

December 20, 2016

His Highness unveiled a special collage consisting of 1,400 aircraft during the UAE National Day celebrations at EGHQ.

Emirates staff ‘make their mark’ with A380 aircraft wall collage

Ahead of the UAE’s 45th National Day, the Emirates Group unveiled a unique wall collage of mini-A380 aircraft now on permanent display at the Group’s Headquarters. Autographed by colleagues across the Group to raise funds for the Emirates Airline Foundation,…

December 7, 2016

Linda Celestino, Etihad Airways' Vice President Guest Services and Abdulrahman Al-Hadhrami, Manager Marketing Communications, accept the awards for ‘World's Leading Airline’ and ‘World's Leading Airline - First Class’ during the 23th World Travel Awards held in the Maldives.

Etihad Airways wins ‘World’s Leading Airline’ award for eighth consecutive year

Etihad Airways has once again collected the ‘World’s Leading Airline’ award at the 23rd annual World Travel Awards (WTA) Grand Final Gala Ceremony 2016. This marks the eighth consecutive year that the airline has received the prestigious accolade. Last night’s…

December 4, 2016