Some of the biggest airlines in the world - Emirates, Lufthansa and Air France - decided to suspend flights over the Sinai Peninsula, Egypt, after a Russian airplane crashed on Saturday leaving all 224 people on board dead.
Lufthansa and Air France were the first to take the measure, announcing hours after the incident they would suspend flights over the region.
Delivery Hero, the Germany-based online food ordering giant, has acquired Turkey?s Yemeksepeti, the leading local firm in the business, for $589 million, the companies announced on May 5.
Yemeksepeti CEO Nevzat Ayd?n told Hürriyet that he will remain in his post as he will also be part of the management team of Delivery Hero.
Dubai's Emirates Airline on April 17 awarded a lucrative engines deal worth a record $9.2-billion (8.5-billion-euro) to British aircraft engine maker Rolls-Royce.
"Emirates today announced an historic $9.2 billion deal with Rolls-Royce for Trent 900 engines and a long-term TotalCare package," it said in a statement.
The 2nd Greek Deluxe Travel Roadshow that taps into the potential of the Middle Eastern tourism market is being held in Istanbul on April 2, following an event held in Dubai. These events follow recent Greek SETE Intelligence (InSETE) figures that show that there was a 33% increase in the number of arrivals from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in 2014.
The United States plans to sell Patriot missile batteries to Saudi Arabia worth $1.75 billion and long-range artillery to the United Arab Emirates valued at about $900 million