Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) News

Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE)

African equity is emerging a hot choice

Now is the time to invest in Africa. Today, the continent’s population of over 1 billion can boast some of the world’s strongest Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth rates, urbanising communities and expanding consumer class — facts that are increasingly recognised by the Gulf Corporation Council member states.

Emirates

Emirates increases to seven the number of daily flights between Dubai and South Africa

Johannesburg, South Africa 15th July 2014 Emirates, a global connector of people and places today announced that it will introduce a fourth daily flight between Dubai and Johannesburg effective 26th October 2014, lifting to seven the number of daily flights to South Africa.

James Hogan, President and CEO, Etihad Airways

Etihad Airways strengthens operations in East Africa with launch of daily passenger service to Entebbe

Etihad Airways , the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, will build upon the success of its Entebbe cargo flights with the launch of a new passenger service to the East African city.