At its hub airport in Frankfurt, Lufthansa has a separate first class terminal. Passengers have a separate check-in, immigrations and duty free facility at the terminal, which involves drop-off at the plane in a luxury car as well. The airline also has premium lounges in some of the other major airports with its partners.
Backed by a Saudi sovereign wealth fund, Mohamed Alabbar is set to transform the region’s e-commerce market with the launch of Noon.com. He tells Arabian Business how he plans to conquer and dominate an industry that will be worth $70bn within the next decade.