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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.
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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.

October 16, 2011

Etihad Airways
09:42 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has signed a new codeshare agreement with TAP Portugal, the national carrier of Portugal.

Abu Dhabi Airports Company
09:36 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi Airports Company is gearing up towards hosting Airport Exchange 2011 in November.

Intuition & Imagination exhibition
07:36 GMT
(press release)

Lexus, represented by Central Trade and Auto Company the exclusive dealer of Toyota, Lexus, and Hino in the Kingdom, announced its sponsorship of the exhibition “Intuition & Imagination,”

Air Arabi
06:49 GMT
(press release)

Air Arabia completed its Ukraine hat trick this week with the launch of its flights to Kharkiv, third city the carrier serves from Sharjah.

October 13, 2011

Emirates Airline
13:18 GMT

Emirates has unveiled major expansion plans for Pakistan with the launch of additional flights to Islamabad, Lahore and Peshawar.

2013 TrailBlazer midsize SUV
12:24 GMT
(press release)

Chevrolet will introduce the all-new, 2013 TrailBlazer midsize SUV in global markets, beginning in Thailand, in early 2012.

VW Jetta Fleet Cars
11:41 GMT
(press release)

Volkswagen Middle East announce the first of its fleet Taxis in Qatar.

Jeff Mannering, Managing Director of Audi Middle East with the designers
10:42 GMT
(press release)

Audi has teamed up with leading fashion and glamour magazine, Harper’s Bazaar, to highlight talented young designers during the publication’s World of Fashion event, of which Audi is also the official car sponsor.

Camaro ZL1
09:47 GMT
(press release)

Chevrolet announced today the brand’s most-powerful convertible ever – the 2013 Camaro ZL1 – will debut at the Los Angeles Auto Show next month.

Etihad Airways
08:52 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has started an engine upgrade program for more than half its Airbus A330 fleet.

Yaris 2012 Hatchback
07:07 GMT
(press release)

The all-new 2012 Toyota Yaris Hatchback was unveiled at a special launch ceremony by Al-Futtaim Motors, exclusive distributors of Toyota in the UAE.

October 12, 2011

Emirates Airline
11:46 GMT

With the 13th November launch just around the corner, Emirates held a gala dinner in Baghdad last night, giving the city a glimpse of the airline’s award-winning hospitality.

International Air Transport Association
09:24 GMT
(press release)

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) urged Russian and European officials meeting at the Euro-Russia Aviation Summit in St. Petersburg.

abu Dhabi Airports Company
09:03 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi Airports Company (ADAC) announced today the completion of the first phase of the Oracle E-Business Suite implementation.

Jeff Mannering, Managing Director of Audi Middle East
08:11 GMT
(press release)

Audi reports a record of 5,602 vehicles sold in the Middle East in the period from January to September 2011 – 24 percent more than during the same period last year.