Emirates sets industry-leading safety standard for customers travelling as it resumes operations

Emirates has unveiled multi-faceted measures for employee and customer care at every step of the travel journey, redefining safety and hygiene standards on board and on the ground. The new measures took effect today, with the resumption of regularly scheduled passenger flights to...
Posted On 22 May 2020

Emirates pays warm tribute to Merrill J. Fernando on his 90th birthday

The shared passion that attracts like-minded organisations to each other was clearly articulated when Emirates, the world’s largest international airline, greeted Dilmah founder Merrill J. Fernando recently, on the occasion of the 90th birthday of the celebrated Sri Lankan...
Posted On 14 May 2020

Emirates Group Announces 2019-20 results

Group records 32nd consecutive year of profit of AED 1.7 billion (US$ 456 million) Group revenue of AED 104 billion (US$ 28.3 billion) impacted by planned Dubai International airport (DXB) runway closure in Q1 and COVID-19 pandemic in Q4 Ends year with solid cash balance of AED...
Posted On 12 May 2020

Emirates protects and prepares its all wide-body fleet

While the world yearns to travel once again, meet and hug loved ones, seek new adventures and close those business deals, Emirates is busy protecting and readying the world’s largest all wide-body fleet to take to the skies. This could have proved daunting, but Emirates...
Posted On 03 May 2020

Emirates SkyCargo supports Sri Lankan exporters’ supply chain

Transports nearly 100 tonnes of fish, fruit and vegetables in second half of April to markets in Europe, Middle East & Asia Emirates SkyCargo, the freight division of Emirates, has helped Sri Lankan exporters despatch nearly 100 tonnes of local produce to markets in Europe,...
Posted On 28 Apr 2020

Emirates reaffirms customer commitment with ramp up of refunds capability

Emirates has ramped up its capability to process refunds, reaffirming its commitment to customers and travel trade partners impacted by travel disruptions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. With nearly half a million refund requests pending to manage, the airline has taken...
Posted On 26 Apr 2020

Emirates steps up safety measures for customers and employees at the airport and on board

Emirates is stepping up precautionary measures at the airport and on board to ensure the health and safety of its employees and customers. All cabin crew, boarding agents and ground staff in direct contact with passengers will now don personal protective equipment (PPE) which...
Posted On 23 Apr 2020

Emirates becomes first airline to conduct on-site rapid COVID-19 tests for passengers

Emirates in coordination with Dubai Health Authority (DHA) will be introducing additional precautions. Passengers on today’s flight to Tunisia were all tested for COVID-19 before departing from Dubai. Emirates is the first airline to conduct on-site rapid COVID-19 tests for...
Posted On 18 Apr 2020

Emirates puts customers first in COVID-19 waiver policies

·         Simplifies waivers and refunds policy with one unified approach worldwide ·         Eases concerns about pre-booked summer travel by extending waiver policy to tickets issued before 31 May 2020, for travel before 31 August 2020 ·         Offers three options: Keep your...
Posted On 17 Apr 2020

Emirates announces limited passenger flights to more cities

·         Emirates will operate to: Tunis, Jakarta, Manila, Algiers, Taipei, Chicago, and Kabul ·         All Emirates flights to operate from Dubai International airport T3 Emirates is planning to operate passenger services to Jakarta, Manila, Taipei, Chicago, Tunis, Algiers and...
Posted On 17 Apr 2020

Cathay Pacific to reduce passenger capacity by 96% in April and May

Cathay Pacific and Cathay Dragon will reduce capacity by 96% across our passenger network in April and May in light of the severe drop in demand due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic and multiple government travel restrictions that form part of the global health response plan....
Posted On 06 Apr 2020

Emirates announces first passenger flights post suspension

  Approvals obtained to fly passengers outbound from the UAE to some destinations from 06 April. Initial flights to commence from Dubai to London Heathrow, Frankfurt, Paris, Zurich and Brussels Stringent entry restrictions remain in place at these destinations as well as others...
Posted On 04 Apr 2020