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The Quest for Innovation

The Quest for Innovation

Innovation is one of the main pillars of the UAE’s economic development policy. Here is a snapshot of why the UAE offers the best investment landscape for innovation-focused companies worldwide.

United Arab Emirates
09 Nov 2016

Top Transportation Projects in Djibouti

Top Transportation Projects in Djibouti

We keep an eye on the top projects and companies shaping the future of transportation sector in Djibouti.

Djibouti
13 Apr 2015

Investment Opportunities in Djibouti

Investment Opportunities in Djibouti

Djibouti encourages foreign investment by ensuring 100% foreign ownership in the private sector.

Djibouti
10 Apr 2015

Setting Higher Goals

Setting Higher Goals

The transport sector is the backbone of the economy, the main contributor to GDP and an important source of employment.

Djibouti
09 Apr 2015

Focus: MACAIR Flight Support

Focus: MACAIR Flight Support

As a commercial pilot with over 14,000 hours of experience flying everything from small aircraft to Boeing jets and an FAA-licensed airframe and power plant technician, Macair Flight Support’s CEO Dori...

Kurdistan Region
26 Feb 2015

Planning to Expand

Planning to Expand

Since the Kurdistan Region is landlocked with no extant rail services, its road and air transportation networks are fundamentally important in efforts to facilitate economic development.

Kurdistan Region
10 Dec 2014

Taking the Right Route: Transport

Taking the Right Route: Transport

New road networks are under construction, modern airport facilities are in place, and plans for the establishment of railways and tramlines are on the radar.

Kurdistan Region
07 Oct 2013

Game Changer

Baker Saeed Taufiq, General Manager, Azmar Air

Baker Saeed Taufiq discusses Azmar Air’s expanding ground handling operations in Kurdistan and the company’s ambitious plans to turn its Slemani base...

Kurdistan Region
30 Aug 2014 - Erbil

Establishing Erbil as a Regional Hub

Oliver Mathwich, General Manager - Kurdistan, dnata

Oliver Mathwich discusses dnata’s role in transforming the Erbil International Airport (EIA) into a regional hub for transport and aviation, and discusses...

Kurdistan Region
11 May 2014 - Erbil

Establishing International Connections

Delsoz Sherwani, CEO, Zagros Group

Delsoz Sherwani discusses the Zagros Group’s decision to enter the aviation sector at a very early stage, the importance of creating international relationships,...

Kurdistan Region
01 Mar 2013 - Erbil

Strategic Growth

Kamaran Ahmed Abdullah, Minister of Housing and Reconstruction, KRG

Minister Kamaran Ahmed Abdullah gives IIG an exclusive look into the burgeoning road, bridge, and tunnel construction sectors and details the Kurdistan...

Kurdistan Region
10 Jan 2013 - Erbil