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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 4, 2011

Kid playing at Ghor Al-Mazra’a
08:22 GMT
(press release)

Nuqul Automotive the sole dealer for Porsche, Audi, Volkswagen and Skoda recently announced its support to the “Green Wire Cars competition” in South Ghor in collaboration with Zikra initiative.

September 3, 2011

The Webb Ellis Cup stopped over in Dubai en-route to Auckland and was photographed at the top of the world’s tallest building, the Burj Khalifa
06:43 GMT

The Webb Ellis Cup arrived in style in Auckland on board an Emirates Airbus A380 superjumbo to an unforgettable welcome.

August 29, 2011

Range Rover Evoque Wireframe
13:42 GMT

Alfardan Premier Motors, the exclusive importer of Land Rover in Qatar, unveils a unique installation in the form of the Evoque ‘wireframe’, a life sized replica of the new Range Rover Evoque.

Emirates SkyCargo 777 inflight
11:30 GMT

Emirates SkyCargo, the freight division of Emirates Airline, has taken delivery of its third Boeing 777 Freighter, the most modern, technologically advanced large freighter available.

UAE student Marzouk Abu Madi with the new Mercedes-Benz C-Class
08:46 GMT
(press release)

UAE student Marzouk Abu Madi’s wish to drive a brand new Mercedes-Benz C-Class for a month was granted last week, thanks to his @MercedesBenzME Twitter competition winning tweet.

Ship lift with a platform 102 metres long and 32 metres wide at a new shipyard
07:44 GMT

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, has won contracts to supply Syncrolift ship lifts to two shipyards in the Middle East.

August 28, 2011

GM Vice Chairman, Steve Girsky and Juno Cho, President and Chief Operating Officer of LG Corp
11:18 GMT
(press release)

General Motors and LG Group will jointly design and engineer future electric vehicles, expanding a relationship built on LG’s work.

New Toyota Yaris
07:42 GMT
(press release)

Central Trade and Auto Company the exclusive dealer for Toyota, Lexus and Hino vehicles in the Kingdom, recently launched the new Toyota Yaris hatchback in the Jordanian market.

August 25, 2011

Hyundai Motor
12:17 GMT
(press release)

It was a distinctive sporty night for the crowd who watched the final match of Spanish Super Cup between Barcelona and Manchester United at Jeddah Starvin Lounge & café.ai.

Emirates Airline
09:17 GMT

Emirates has marked its 25 years of flights to Jordan this month, emphasizing the airline’s enduring commitment to the market.

Aljomaih Automotive
07:52 GMT

A delegation from the General Motors visited Al Jomaih in Riyadh.

August 24, 2011

C-X16 Teaser Image
12:13 GMT
(press release)

The Jaguar C-X16 production concept will make its global debut at the Frankfurt Motor Show on September 13.

FedEx
11:08 GMT
(press release)

FedEx moved closer to meeting its 2020 global citizenship goals with significant support from its 290,000 global team members and through a number of smart investments.

August 23, 2011

Chevrolet Cruze winning team on podium in one of the previous races in 2011
12:04 GMT
(press release)

The Cruze has achieved fame in two very distinct domains, becoming Chevrolet’s most widely sold passenger car in 2010 and leading the brand to the World Touring Car Championships.

Swiss International Air Lines
10:38 GMT
(press release)

Swiss International Air Lines intends to further strengthen its positioning and its profile as the airline of Switzerland over the coming years.