An offer from Gulf Air providing discounted fares to a number of destinations has been extended.
In total, six destinations are now included in the offering, following a move by the firm ton include Muscat, Doha and Mumbai in the web-only deals.
The deal provides cheap seats to customers that book their tickets online, and could help to boost tourism levels in the destination cities.
"We made 5,000 seats available and would like to extend this offer to a few more destinations at even more competitive prices," chief strategy officer at Gulf Air Tero Taskila told Emirates Business 24/7.
And increased travel between the regions may appeal to people looking for property in the UAE, thanks to improved relations between the two cities.
Currenlty, Gulf Air offers 588 flights each week in the Middle East. It is also planning to make the reduced fares available to customers buying on the internet a permanent offering.