The International Air Transport Association (IATA) called on the government of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan to provide urgent financial relief to airlines as they struggle to survive the devastating impact of the COVID-19 crisis.
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released new analysis showing that the damage to air travel from COVID-19 extends into the medium-term, with long-haul / international travel being the most severely impacted. Quarantine measures on arrival would further damage confidence in air travel. A risk-based layered approach of globally harmonized biosecurity measures is critical for the restart.
Emirates Post has registered a 45% growth in last mile delivery volumes since the beginning of 2020 compared to Q4 2019. Since January 1, 2020, Emirates Post has delivered close to 2m shipments to customers on behalf of government and banking organisations as well as e-commerce retailers both locally and from around the world.
Ramadan is a very positive time in the Middle East, revolving around doing good deeds and practicing self-restraint. Bayt.com, the Middle East's #1 job site, has just released its annual ‘Ramadan in the Middle East and North Africa’ poll. According to the poll, more than 8 in 10 professionals plan to make more time for finding a job during Ramadan.
The current climate of COVID-19 is witnessing radical behavioral change in people’s daily lives, habits and preferences in the region. Across the globe, people are being encouraged to stay at home in order to ensure their health and safety. While social distancing, lockdowns and working from home is the new normal, consumers turn to eGift Cards which are easy and safe to buy to celebrate occasions and donate gifts to their friends, family and loved ones in the region and outside during the Holy Month of Ramadan and upcoming Eid-Al-Fitr while maintaining social distancing and safety.