The Stunning Grandeur of Soviet-Era Metros

It was a cold day in December 2014, and I was waiting for the train at Shchukinskaya, a station on the Tagansko-Krasnopresnenskaya Line of the Moscow Metro.Though the subway trains in Moscow are celebrated for their punctuality, this particular train was running late,...

Can Supersonic Air Travel Fly Again?

In his view, speed, economy and reduced emissions can be achieved through cleaner fuels and new engines designed expressly for supersonic flight. This approach contrasts with that of the Concorde, which used “converted military engines that were super-inefficient and...

Saudi Arabia will host WTTC Summit

LONDON, 1 November 2021: The World Travel & Tourism Council confirms the 22nd Global Summit will take place in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, at the end of 2022. WTTC’s annual Global Summit is the world’s most influential and Travel & Tourism event. Saudi Arabia has...

Trip.com repeats loan deal | .

SHANGHAI, 1 November 2021: Trip.com Group, listed on both the New York and Hong Kong stock exchanges, has borrowed USD1.5 billion in a transferable term loan facility signed with financial institutions, The facility signed last month covers three years. The proceeds...

Emirates and flydubai celebrate partnership

DUBAI, UAE, 1 November 2021: Emirates and flydubai mark four years of a strategic partnership initiated by the Dubai-based airlines in 2017. Since then, more than 8.3 million passengers have enjoyed seamless connectivity across the two networks. Emirates Skywards –...