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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 27, 2011

Coppa di Sicilia
13:18 GMT
(press release)

Take a trip back in time with Enzo Ferrari through the silver screen with ‘Coppa di Sicilia’, an exclusive short film specially commissioned and screened at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi’s Cinema Maranello.

Emirates SkyCargo
09:59 GMT

Emirates SkyCargo, the freight division of Emirates Airline, yesterday celebrated the inaugural service on its new Far East and Australasia freighter route.

General Civil Aviation Authority
09:48 GMT

The UAE General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) has launched an On-Line Facility for Bird Strike and Wildlife Hazard Reporting as part of the existing Reporting of Safety Incidents (ROSI) system.

Jaguar C-X16
09:40 GMT
(press release)

Jaguar Land Rover displayed its global product leadership and brand strength by winning two of the most important media awards, from Autoweek, at the 2011 Frankfurt Motor Show.

09:37 GMT
(press release)

(IATA) reiterated the air transport industry’s commitment to its ambitious agenda to reduce CO2 emissions.

07:06 GMT

After being the Marketing Director at the regional office of Porsche Middle East and Africa FZE for four years, 39-year old Andre Oosthuizen has left the organization to pursue his career.

September 26, 2011

During the celebration
11:10 GMT
(press release)

nasair, Saudi Arabia’s national carrier, celebrated this year’s Saudi National Day by offering Customers free travel on all scheduled domestic Saudi flights for the duration of the momentous holiday.

Abu Dhabi Airports Company
08:27 GMT
(press release)

CEOs from the world’s leading airlines, aircraft manufacturers, satellite companies, and aerospace associations, will come together at the inaugural Global Aerospace Summit.

Kia Optima Hybrid on the road
07:30 GMT
(press release)

Kia Motors is one of the automotive industry’s current fuel economy leaders and today the brand is celebrating the setting of a new Guinness World Record for the lowest fuel consumption.

September 25, 2011

Saudi Airlines Cargo
13:57 GMT
(press release)

Saudi Airlines Cargo, the leading cargo carrier of Saudi Arabia, is expanding its main deck capacity to the USA out of Europe.

James Hogan, Etihad Airways Chief Executive Officer
13:44 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways Chief Executive Officer James Hogan today called for greater industry-wide focus and collaboration on environmental practices for airlines around the world.

Etihad Rail
13:33 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Rail warmly welcomed company Vice Chairman, H.E. Mattar Al Tayer – Chairman of the Board and Executive Director of RTA in Dubai.

Mercedes-Benz C63AMG Black Series
12:27 GMT
(press release)

The demonic scream of the furious AMG 6.3-litre V8 engine has signaled the arrival of the fearsome new Mercedes-Benz C 63 AMG Coupé Black Series in the Middle East.

Emirates Airline
12:07 GMT

Emirates has sent its first scheduled A380 into Hamburg Airport as part of the airport's 100th anniversary celebrations.

Haitham Al Battawy, new Country Manager
11:45 GMT

Emirates has announced the appointment of a new Country Manager in Iraq to support the airline’s growth within the country.