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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 13, 2011

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.

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.

Mercedes-Benz stand at the Dubai International Motor Show
11:10 GMT
(press release)

The luxury German automotive manufacturer revealed a trio of magnificent new machines for the Middle East from its stand.

Chevrolet TrailBlazer
10:16 GMT

Chevrolet’s toughest, most refined midsize sport utility vehicle, the TrailBlazer, made its global debut today at the opening of the Dubai International Motor Show in the Middle East.

Robin Colgan, MD, Jaguar Land Rover MENAP and John Edwards, Global Brand Director, Land Rover
09:56 GMT
(press release)

Today at the Dubai International Motor Show, Land Rover revealed a prototype of the Land Rover DC100 Defender concept specially developed to suit the conditions of the Middle East.

MINI Celebrates 10th Anniversary at the Dubai Motor Show with Fabio Cannavaro
09:44 GMT
(press release)

MINI once again defied convention by making the 'stars' come out in the daytime on the first day of the Dubai International Motor Show.

Mr. Stefan Mecha, Managing Director Volkswagen Middle East & Mr. K. Rajaram, CEO Al Nabooda Automobiles
07:51 GMT
(press release)

Volkswagen Middle East in collaboration with its long-term Dubai partner, Al Nabooda Automobiles, is showcasing its range of models at the 12th annual Dubai International Motor Show.

Lexus GS
07:33 GMT
(press release)

Al-Futtaim Motors, exclusive distributor of Lexus in the UAE, today unveiled the much-awaited all-new Lexus GS coinciding with the opening of the Dubai Motor Show.

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.