Best Western Elyon Colombo celebrates dual TripAdvisor and Agoda Awards

Colombo : Best Western Elyon Colombo, Sri Lanka’s first ever Best Western Hotel has once again been recognised for exemplary guest experience as recipients of dual accolades from premier online booking sites Tripadvisor and Agoda. “We are overjoyed and incredibly proud of these...
Posted On 20 Nov 2020

Emirates crowned Best Airline and Best Long-Haul Airline at Leading UK Travel Awards 2020

Emirates has been recognised as the Best Airline for 2020 at The Sun Travel Awards, and the Best Long-Haul Airline at The Times and The Sunday Times Travel Awards. Following an unprecedented year for travel, hundreds of thousands of votes were cast by readers looking to celebrate...
Posted On 18 Nov 2020

Emirates tops global ranking in safe travel

DUBAI, U.A.E. : Emirates has been rated the safest airline in the world in its response to the COVID-19 Pandemic according to the Safe Travel Barometer. The airline, which has set industry-leading safety standards since the resumption of its operations back in May, has topped the...
Posted On 17 Nov 2020

Emirates launches integrated biometric path at the airport for added convenience

The contactless airport experience reduces human interaction, putting emphasis on health and safety As part of Emirates’ commitment to continuous innovation and an unmatched customer experience, the airline has launched an integrated biometric path at Dubai International airport...
Posted On 29 Oct 2020

Emirates honoured with Best Airline Worldwide award, tops four other categories at Business Traveller Middle East Awards 2020

Emirates has earned top spot at the Business Traveller Middle East Awards 2020, sweeping four awards including the coveted ‘Best Airline Worldwide’ award for the seventh consecutive year. The airline also took home ‘Airline with the Best First Class’, ‘Airline with Best Cabin...
Posted On 22 Oct 2020

Emirates redesigns signature onboard experience

Iconic A380 Onboard Lounge and Shower Spa services re-open after a thorough health and safety review Emirates is rolling out a redesigned onboard experience. The celebrated A380 Onboard Lounge and Shower Spa have resumed operations with the introduction of additional health and...
Posted On 19 Oct 2020

Emirates helps shine a spotlight on the issue of human trafficking

Emirates is proud to support It’s a Penalty’s campaign’s newest global film “What is Human Trafficking?” launched in collaboration with actor Liam Neeson. The short film is designed to educate the world about the misconceptions and the reality of human trafficking and...
Posted On 15 Oct 2020

DIMO to Enter Agro Tourism with its Agri Techno Park in Dambulla

“DIMO Agribusinesses”, the agriculture arm of DIMO, has selected its Agri Techno Park located in Dambulla (mid-country) to embark on its journey in Agro Tourism. “DIMO Agribusinesses” owns three Agri Techno Parks which are located in Dambulla (mid-country), Nikaweratiya (low...
Posted On 14 Oct 2020

Emirates Skywards hits the 20-year mark with over 27 million members

Loyalty programme’s strong and active global membership has been built on continuous innovation and value-driven initiatives for members Emirates Skywards, the award-winning loyalty programme of Emirates and flydubai, has marked 20 years of excellence, innovation and unmatched...
Posted On 13 Oct 2020

CommonPass Digital Health Pass and Global Trust Framework Launches to Enable Safer Travel and Accelerate Border Reopenings

Trials to begin between London, New York, Hong Kong and Singapore with Cathay Pacific Airways and United Airlines, enabling travellers to start sharing certified COVID-19 test status across borders for the first time Launched by The World Economic Forum and The Commons Project...
Posted On 13 Oct 2020

Emirates expands its network in Europe to 31 destinations with restart of flights to Budapest, Bologna, Lyon, Dusseldorf and Hamburg

Emirates has announced it will resume flights to Budapest (from 21 October), Bologna (1st November), Dusseldorf (1st November), Hamburg (1st November) and Lyon (4th November), expanding its European network to 31 destinations, and offering customers around the world convenient...
Posted On 10 Oct 2020

Emirates starts on greener road journeys for crew in Dubai

Emirates has revealed that nearly a third of its dedicated fleet of transport buses for cabin crew in Dubai will now operate on biofuel, taking another step forward on its environmental mission to reduce emissions. The airline’s contracted service provider, Al Wegdaniyah, has...
Posted On 09 Oct 2020