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“More than 110,000 people have arrived in Italy so far this year, sometimes 4,000 or even 5,000 people in a matter of days,” said Flavio Di Giacomo, spokesman for the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) in Italy.
September 10, 2014 - 04:55 GMT
On a late-summer morning in northern Jordan, as the sun rose over the city of Irbid, perched high on a desert ridge, a young father prepared to die at sea.

November 14, 2011

dnata's new branding
08:50 GMT

dnata has reinforced its determination to become the world’s most admired air services provider, by announcing a combined global investment cost of over 70 million US dollars.

Bateen Crew Lounge
08:29 GMT
(press release)

Al Bateen Executive Airport, announced today the opening of its new crew lounge, part of the DhabiJet FBO brand.

During the launch event at Dubai International Motor Show
08:01 GMT
(press release)

KIA Motors the rapidly expanding Korean automaker brings fresh styling and new engine technology to its lineup.

BMW
07:44 GMT
(press release)

BMW Group Middle East has reported an 11% growth in sales for January to October 2011 compared to the same period last year.

Oman Air
06:35 GMT
(press release)

Boeing and Oman Air, Sultanate of Oman’s flagship carrier, today announced an order for six Boeing 787-8s at the Dubai Airshow.

Emirates Airline
05:54 GMT

Emirates placed the single largest aircraft order in dollar value in Boeing’s history for an additional 50 777-300 ER aircraft, worth approximately US$ 18 billion (AED 66 billion) in list price.

November 13, 2011

During the inauguration
12:57 GMT

Emirates touched down in Baghdad today, marking its first flight to the capital city of Iraq.

Volkswagen
12:22 GMT
(press release)

Volkswagen Jordan, represented by Nuqul Automotive, announces the arrival of the new Tiguan SUV which offers top equipment lines that deliver superior dynamic performance, and more stylistic precision.

Abu Dhabi Airports Company
09:35 GMT
(press release)

Al Bateen Executive Airport announced today that 62% of the space allocated for Abu Dhabi Air Expo due to take place at the airport’s premises between the 6th- 8th March 2012 is already booked, five months ahead of the show.

Honda SUV
07:04 GMT
(press release)

Honda is all set to showcase a range of 2012 vehicles and bikes at the forthcoming Jeddah International Motor Show.

Fernando Alonso and Felipe Massa visit Ferrari World Abu Dhabi
06:25 GMT
(press release)

Scuderia Ferrari drivers Fernando Alonso and Felipe Massa made their mark at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi last night, creating personalised hand moulds to go on permanent display.

Boeing
06:20 GMT
(press release)

The third Boeing [NYSE: BA] 787 Dreamliner, ZA003, touched down Saturday at the Dubai International Airport on the eve of the biennial Dubai Air Show, marking the Middle East debut for the all-new jet.

Stefano Domenicali, Hossam Hosni, Enrico Galliera and Pietro Innocenti unveil the Ferrari 458 Spider at the Dubai motorshow
05:55 GMT

Al Tayer Motors, one of the UAE’s premier automobile dealerships and exclusive Ferrari importer-dealer, is showcasing the Ferrari 458 Spider at the Dubai International Motor Show.

Ali Mostafa with the Range Rover Evoque
05:43 GMT

Al Tayer Motors, launched the eagerly awaited Range Rover Evoque last night at a glittering event at Meydan Hotel.

November 10, 2011

Joerg Breuer, Managing Director of BMW Group Middle East
11:50 GMT
(press release)

BMW Group Middle East has unveiled a number of new models on the first day of the 11th Dubai International Motor Show, including the pioneering BMW Vision Connected Drive concept car.