Media Centre Emirates (Corporate News)

2019
October
17,
2019
| 08:30 AM Europe/Amsterdam
DUBAI, U.A.E., 17 October 2019: Emirates has made several key management movements across its commercial operations team in the Middle East, Far East, Europe and Emirates Skywards. These appointments will reinforce the airline’s presence across these...
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June
17,
2019
| 07:19 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai, UAE, 17 June 2019 – Emirates has made a network-wide commitment to reduce single-use plastics on board its aircraft. As of June 1st, eco-friendly paper straws have been introduced and all Emirates flights will soon be plastic straw-free. Th...
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February
14,
2019
| 04:07 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai, UAE, 14 February 2019 – Emirates airline today announced an order for 40 A330-900 aircraft, and 30 A350-900 aircraft, in a heads of agreement signed with Airbus. The deal is worth US$ 21.4 billion at list prices. The latest generation Airbu...
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2018
December
02,
2018
| 12:00 PM Europe/Amsterdam
- Epic world-first flying formation with four types of commercial aircraft from Emirates, Etihad, Air Arabia and flydubai, and seven Al Fursan jets - Aircraft flew in precision formation marking the UAE’s  47th National Day - UAE aviation histo...
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November
15,
2018
| 11:22 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Airline’s game-changing First Class Private Suites top ‘Up in the Air’ category; Virtual Reality (VR) seat selection technology nominated for ‘On the Ground’ category at FTE Asia Awards Emirates named ‘Best Long Haul Airline - Middle East and Afri...
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October
25,
2018
| 04:11 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai, UAE, 25th October 2018:  Emirates, one of the world’s most awarded airlines for its industry-leading services, invites global travellers to “Fly Better” with the launch of its bold new brand promise. “On this day in 1985, Emirates flew its ...
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October
24,
2018
| 11:17 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai, UAE, 24 October 2018 – Emirates, the world’s largest international airline, has pledged its renewed commitment to supporting tourism into Vietnam and bilateral trade, with a special focus on Ho Chi Minh City, by signing global marketing agreem...
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September
26,
2018
| 08:42 AM Europe/Amsterdam
DUBAI, UAE - 26 September 2018: In a testament to constantly thinking ahead of the curve when it comes to product and service innovations, Emirates has just won the ‘Corporate Innovator’ Middle East 2018 award from Global Finance.  Emirates was recog...
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August
27,
2018
| 06:44 AM Europe/Amsterdam
DUBAI, UAE: 27 August 2018 – Emirates will boost its services to Riyadh with the addition of a fourth daily flight to the Saudi capital from 1 September 2018. The addition of the fourth daily service will take the total number of weekly Emirates flig...
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August
01,
2018
| 07:15 AM Europe/Amsterdam
27 train stations in Italy now part of Emirates’ global network More convenience and connectivity for passengers travelling to and from Italy One single ticket combining rail and flight DUBAI, U.A.E., 1 AUGUST 2018 – Emirates and Trenitalia,...
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June
30,
2018
| 06:04 AM Europe/Amsterdam
DUBAI, UAE, 03 July 2018 – Emirates has partnered with Dubai Parks and Resorts to offer its customers special privileges to Dubai’s exciting theme parks. Emirates customers can enjoy a special bundle offer with added value at Dubai Parks and Resor...
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June
13,
2018
| 06:48 AM Europe/Amsterdam
DUBAI, U.A.E., 13 June 2018 – Emirates will be boosting its flights to Jeddah during the busy Umrah season. The airline will operate 24 extra flights, adding more than 10,000 additional seats between Dubai and Jeddah from 12 June to 24 June. The addi...
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June
08,
2018
| 06:53 PM Europe/Amsterdam
DUBAI, U.A.E., 9 JUNE 2018 – Emirates celebrated the inaugural flight of its new daily service from Dubai (DXB) to London Stansted (STN). The Emirates Boeing 777-300ER touched down just before 1400hrs local UK time yesterday, and marked London Sta...
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May
24,
2018
| 10:02 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai, UAE – 24 May 2018: The Emirates Airline Foundation has been recognised by the UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation (MoFAIC) for its outstanding humanitarian and outreach projects and work that spans the globe. His H...
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May
09,
2018
| 04:07 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Group records 30th consecutive year of profit of AED 4.1 billion (US$ 1.1 billion) Solid business growth in line with capacity increases leading to a record revenue of more than AED 100 billion (US$ 27.2 billion) for the 1st time Improved cash ...
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May
06,
2018
| 06:52 AM Europe/Amsterdam
DUBAI, UAE – 6 May 2018: Emirates has landed six of its special ‘Year of Zayed’ livery aircraft on six continents for the 6 May centennial birthday of the UAE’s Founding Father, Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan. His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saee...
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May
01,
2018
| 03:54 AM Europe/Amsterdam
DUBAI, UAE: 1 May 2018 –Emirates, the world’s largest international airline, is celebrating its 25th anniversary to Dammam. Originally operating two flights a week, Emirates now flies four times daily between Dammam and Emirates’ hub in Dubai. Since ...
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April
23,
2018
| 09:47 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai, UAE, 23 April 2018 – Emirates has announced its renewed support to Mauritius and the Seychelles by extending its global marketing agreement with the respective Tourism Boards of the two countries. A Memorandum of Understanding was signed at...
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April
23,
2018
| 05:36 AM Europe/Amsterdam
DUBAI, UAE – 23rd April 2018 – Emirates and flydubai revealed today strong passenger numbers for the first six months of their partnership, illustrating the tremendous positive response from customers, and the successful start of the expanded codesha...
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April
23,
2018
| 01:56 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai, UAE: 23 April 2018: Emirates won four accolades last night at the Business Traveller Middle East Awards 2018. The airline was crowned Best Airline Worldwide, Airline with the Best Business Class, Best First Class Airport Lounge in the Middle E...
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April
20,
2018
| 04:49 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai, UAE - 20 April 2018: Emirates, the world’s largest international airline, has been recognised at the World Travel Awards Middle East 2018 with four awards - Middle East’s Leading Airline, Middle East’s Leading Airline Brand, Middle East’s Lead...
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April
19,
2018
| 04:59 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai, UAE: 19 April 2018 – Emirates will unveil its new Boeing 777-300ER First Class Private Suite exhibit at the Arabian Travel Market 2018 (ATM). The region’s leading travel and tourism exhibition will run from 22 – 25 April. This year marks Em...
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April
16,
2018
| 04:00 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai, UAE: 16 April 2018 – Emirates is offering special early bird fares for UAE travellers to destinations within its global network. Travellers who book in advance can enjoy special fares starting today until 30 April 2018 and applies to select tr...
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March
24,
2018
| 07:49 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai, 24 March 2018 – Qantas and Emirates welcome the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission’s (ACCC) reauthorisation of their partnership until 2023. For customers, the continuation of the joint business, announced in August 2017, will d...
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March
21,
2018
| 07:22 AM Europe/Amsterdam
DUBAI, U.A.E., 21 March 2018: Emirates received three Regional Passenger Choice Awards for Best Entertainment in the Middle East, Best Inflight Wi-Fi in the Middle East, and the Best Overall Experience in the Middle East at the 2018 APEX Passenger Ch...
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March
07,
2018
| 10:10 AM Europe/Amsterdam
DUBAI, U.A.E., 7 March 2018 – Emirates, the world’s largest international airline, has mandated Citi and Standard Chartered Bank as Global Coordinators and Joint Lead Managers, along with Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank, BNP Paribas, Dubai Islamic Bank, Emira...
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March
06,
2018
| 10:00 AM Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai, UAE, 6 March 2018- On the occasion of International Women’s Day, Emirates is highlighting the integral role played by its female employees through a special video which documents the breadth and diversity of the operational and technical roles...
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February
11,
2018
| 03:09 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Agreement signed on the sidelines of the World Government Summit in Dubai reinforces strong aviation ties between the UAE and France Dubai, UAE, 11 February 2018 – Emirates, the world’s largest international airline, today signed a contract fo...
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January
18,
2018
| 08:56 AM Europe/Amsterdam
MOU for 20 firm orders and 16 options signed today Latest deal takes Emirates’ total Airbus A380 commitment to 178 aircraft units, underscoring the airline’s confidence in the programme Dubai, UAE, 18 January 2018 – Emirates, the world’s larg...
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2017
November
29,
2017
| 10:32 AM Europe/Amsterdam
DUBAI, U.A.E – 29 November 2017 – The Emirates Group celebrated the UAE’s 46th National Day today and numerous departments came together for a packed programme of activities that were enjoyed by both Emiratis and their expat colleagues alike. The ...
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