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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 10, 2011

06:57 GMT
(press release)

Ford and Lincoln products have seen their sales in the GCC jump by 55 percent so far this year at a time when the region's industry performance was relatively flat.

06:27 GMT
(press release)

Rolls-Royce Motor Cars has announced strong sales in the Middle East region at the Dubai International Motor Show today.

05:42 GMT
(press release)

Bombardier Aerospace will touch down at the Dubai Airshow in the United Arab Emirates from November 13 to 17, 2011.

November 9, 2011

The new Motorola RAZR
11:30 GMT
(press release)

The new Motorola RAZR, which was unveiled in Dubai on 25 October, will be available for purchase in stores on 11 November.

Ford Mustang
11:12 GMT
(press release)

The Ford Mustang and Ford F-150 recently received the ‘Best Sports Car’ and ‘Best Truck’ titles respectively at the 2011 Middle East Motor Awards, one of the region’s largest motor awards.

The Emirates A380 in-flight, Emirates is the largest A380 operator in the world
11:02 GMT

Emirates, will take centre stage next week and will bring aviation industry professionals together from around the world to its dedicated stand and chalets at the Dubai Airshow.

Mohammed Mattar, Emirates’ Divisional Senior Vice President Airport Services
09:26 GMT

In addition, boarding gates will close 50 minutes prior to the revised scheduled time of departure to ensure flights leave on time. Latecomers to the boarding gate will be denied boarding.

Louis Chevrolet
09:04 GMT
(press release)

Here to celebrate Chevrolet’s Centennial at the Dubai International Motor Show with a special appearance will be Louis Chevrolet himself, thanks to the region’s first-of-its kind augmented reality.

BMW 7 Series
08:23 GMT
(press release)

To mark the 40th Anniversary of the unification of the United Arab Emirates BMW Group will launch the BMW 7 Series UAE 40th Anniversary Limited Edition at the 2011 Dubai International Motor Show.

08:04 GMT
(press release)

Juma Al Majid Est., the sole distributor of Hyundai Motor in the UAE, brings the brightest and the best of Hyundai to Dubai International Motor Show DIMS.

07:40 GMT

At the end of October, widely known as Breast Cancer Awareness month, different people and organizations came together to organize events to raise money and support the cause.

Etihad Airways
05:45 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, is celebrating reaching 50,000 fans on its Facebook page by launching a giveaway.

Limited edition Land Cruiser
05:36 GMT
(press release)

Al-Futtaim Motors, has chosen the Dubai International Motor Show to begin celebrations of the 40th anniversary by revealing the limited edition Land Cruiser.

November 3, 2011

Toyota 4x4 vehicle
11:03 GMT
(press release)

Toyota 4x4 has announced the launch of its pilot 4x4 Academy piloting in Bahra, close to Jeddah.

10:09 GMT
(press release)

Al-Futtaim Motors has announced that Toyota will once again be the biggest exhibitor in this year's motorshow, reiterating the brand’s market leading position in the UAE.