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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.

September 25, 2011

08:39 GMT
(press release)

MODA Mall has partnered with Audi to offer an innovative online competition to win BD500 worth of shopping vouchers for the luxury mall.

Central Trade and Auto Company
08:09 GMT
(press release)

Central Trade & Auto Company announced its sponsorship of “Spirit of Jordan” initiative, a project supporting voluntary work in many sectors including environment, education, and culture.

07:58 GMT
(press release)

Porsche Centre Dubai, Al Nabooda Automobiles, delivered 211 new cars in the month of August – the best ever performance for any Porsche Centre globally.

Ahmed Khoory presents Abdulla Al Tassan with a crystal Emirates A380 aircraft
07:31 GMT

Riyadh’s King Khalid International Airport welcomed Emirates’ award-winning A380 last night, in celebration of Saudi Arabia’s 81st National Day.

During the launch event
06:50 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways has launched the Abu Dhabi Government Employee Travel Programme, dedicated to offering unprecedented benefits and travel services to government employees across the Emirate of Abu Dhabi.

September 22, 2011

Emirates Airlines' Boeing 777-300 is loaded with relief supplies for victims of the Somalia civil war
12:42 GMT
(press release)

Boeing partnered with Emirates Airlines and non-profit organizations to transport relief supplies on board its newly delivered 777-300ER to victims of the civil war in Somalia.

Andrew Hoy, Managing Director of ExecuJet Aviation Trading
09:50 GMT

Swiss-headquartered, ExecuJet Aviation Group reports a continued growth in new and pre-owned aircraft sales since the beginning of the year, and is predicting the trend will continue well into 2012.

Victoria Falls can be reached from both Zambia and Zimbabwe
06:40 GMT

Emirates’ extensive African network is to be boosted again with the launch of two new destinations, Lusaka, the capital of Zambia, and Harare, the capital city of Zimbabwe.

September 21, 2011

British Airways
11:34 GMT
(press release)

British Airways is launching its biggest brand advertising campaign for a decade to coincide with a five-year programme of investment for the benefit of customers.

Kia GT
08:23 GMT
(press release)

Kia Motors celebrated two world premieres at the 64th International Automobil-Ausstellung (IAA) in Frankfurt, Germany.

Porsche Panamera
07:47 GMT

Porsche Middle East and Africa, a wholly owned subsidiary of Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG, Stuttgart, has just released its best month ever (August) delivery figures in the subsidiary’s 12-year history.

September 20, 2011

George Wills, new MD at Porsche Middle East
11:28 GMT

Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG, Stuttgart, has a new managing director: George Wills is taking on responsibility for sales in the Middle East and Africa.

During the seminar
10:36 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Rail, the master developer and operator of the UAE’s national railway, has hosted two successive seminars in Dubai last week.

Rolls-Royce Motor Cars
10:02 GMT
(press release)

The Home of Rolls-Royce at Goodwood in West Sussex is to expand in the months ahead.

Audi DTM vehicle
07:35 GMT
(press release)

On the eve of the International Motor Show (IAA) in Frankfurt Audi presented its new DTM vehicle.