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  1. British Conservative-Dubai dictatorship allianceRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Dear Kitty

    Robertson, who was responsible for the Middle East and counterterrorism in his ministerial post, also stood down as MP for Faversham at May's general election. Falcon was established by the Emir of Dubai to run Dubai 's abortive bid for the 2020 Olympics - Robertson was also Olympics minister in 2010.

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  2. Fee lolly for UAE cradleRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    Birla Institute of Technology -Mesra on Friday offered up to 50 per cent rebate in fees for students from Bihar and Jharkhand in its offshore campus near Dubai in United Arab Emirates. Those planning to study engineering courses abroad will now have an option at BIT-Ras Al Khaimah from this year.

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  3. Joint Offer from INECOBANK, ARAY and Technolife - 15% Return of Non-Cash Payment to CardholdersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | ARMINFO news agency

    INECOBANK, along with ARAY and Technolife electronic- device stores have launched a joint offer - 15% of non-cash payment is to be returned to cardholders. The bank press-office has informed ArmInfo that within the offer INECOBANK cardholders, who make non-cash purchases in ARAY and Technolife stores until Aug 31, will receive 15% of the paid sum.

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  4. Etihad Airways and Air Seychelles amend schedules to bring Abu...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Al Bawaba

    Home >> Business >> Transport And Aviation >> Etihad Airways And Air Seychelles Amend Schedules To Bring Abu Dhabi-seychelles Services To Double Daily Etihad Airways has increased its service between Abu Dhabi and Seychelles from four flights per week to daily to give guests more choice and greater flexibility when travelling to and from Seychelles. Starting on 1 July 2015, the total number of return flights operated by Etihad Airways and Air Seychelles between Abu Dhabi and Seychelles increased to 14 per week.

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  5. Tourism to contribute AED130bn to UAE economy in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | AME Info

    The tourism sector is forecast to contribute AED130 billion to the national economy of the United Arab Emirates in 2015, up by four per cent compared with last year, industry sources reveal. Local tourism bodies project the number of inbound tourists to soar by 20 per cent this year to reach 20 million.

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  6. GervinhoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Football365

    Roma striker Gervinho has hit out at claims he requested a helicopter and a private beach as part of the deal that would take him from the Serie A club to Al-Jazira in the United Arab Emirates. Gervinho was set to end his two-year spell with the Serie A club and join Al-Jazira this week on a reported four-year deal worth around 9.2m.

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  7. ECDC updates its rapid risk assessment on MERS-CoVRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Crofs Blogs

    Instances of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus infection continue to be reported in the Middle East and South Korea but the outbreak continues to pose a low risk to the EU with regards to the importation of MERS cases. Although sustained community transmission has not been observed, transmission to close contacts of imported cases, including to healthcare workers, other patients and visitors in hospitals has been reported, most recently in South Korea but also in France, the United Kingdom and Iran.

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  8. 'Obscene' Gervinho demands scupper Emirati dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Umupira

    Ivory Coast's forward Gervinho reacts after being sent off during their 2015 African Cup of Nations group D match against Guinea in Malabo on January 20, 2015 Requests by Gervinho for a helicopter and a private beach as part of the deal that would take him from Roma to Al-Jazira were described as 'obscene' by the Emirati club, according to reports on Tuesday. Gervinho was set to end his mitigated two-year spell with the Serie A club and join Al-Jazira in the United Arab Emirates this week on a reported four-year deal worth 13m euros.

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  9. Emirates pushes revival of 3rd daily Manila-Dubai flightsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | ABS-CBN News

    Emirates is pushing for the revival of its third daily flight between Manila and Dubai with the scheduled air talks between the Philippines and the United Arab Emirates this month. Emirates said there is a significant gap between short supply and huge demand for seats after it stopped its third daily flight between Manila and Dubai last Jan. 26. "Since the removal of the third daily flight, Emirates' two daily flights on the Dubai-Manila route have been operating at 100 percent capacity in economy class with no seats left for international tourists and Overseas Filipino Workers," the airline said.

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  10. ShareRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Daily Star

    According to The Metro , Sanchez is desperate to see his international team-mate join him in north London, after they ended interest in Arturo Vidal. Napoli striker Vargas spent last season on loan at QPR but failed to make a lasting impact scoring just four goals in 21 appearances.

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  11. Why the shifting interchange landscape will alter the way financial...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Finextra Research news

    Rising prosperity and urban growth has had a profound effect on the global economy. Whilst there remain significant disparities in income, the middle class is swiftly expanding, particularly in Asia, Latin America and Africa.

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  12. Gervinho demanded a helicopter and private beach to move to Al-JaziraRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Independent.ie

    The transfer of Gervinho from Roma to Al-Jazira has fallen through after the Ivory Coast striker's excessive demands. Requests by Gervinho for a helicopter and a private beach as part of the deal that would take him from Roma to Al-Jazira were described as 'obscene' by the Emirati club, according to reports on Tuesday.

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  13. Etihad Airways, PIA announce new codeshare agreementRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | AME Info

    Etihad Airways and Pakistan International Airlines have signed a codeshare agreement which will provide travelers with enhanced connections between the United Arab Emirates, Pakistan, and beyond. In return, PIA's PK code will be placed on Etihad Airways' flights between Abu Dhabi and Islamabad, Karachi, and Lahore and PK code will also be added to Etihad Airways' flights from Abu Dhabi to many of the global destinations operated by Etihad Airways.

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  14. You better work it! Naomi Campbell to judge Vogue Fashion event in DubaiRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Al Bawaba

    "If you want to impress me, don't play it safe!" Naomi Campbell to her contestants on The Face. Consider yourself warned! Naomi Campbell, supermodel, executive producer of the reality tv modelling competition The Face , and anger management poster girl, is coming to Dubai, so you better be prepared! The famously short-fused, straight talking supermodel is joining a high profile jury of fashion heavyweights to judge the Vogue Fashion Dubai Experience , a talent scouting event open to designers in the Middle East, Asia and Africa.

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  15. Survey favors competition from foreign airlinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Chicago Tribune

    Rhetoric continued over whether three Middle East airlines are unfairly subsidized by their governments with release of a survey late Monday that shows most Americans think U.S. carriers "need more competition from foreign airlines," not less. Among the findings was that 61 percent agree with that statement, while two-thirds think "the government should not give in to U.S. airlines' demands that foreign airline expansion into the U.S. be stopped," according to a survey by OpenSkies.travel, a coalition of business and consumer travel groups.

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    Monday Jun 29 | Al Bawaba

    Etihad Airways and Pakistan International Airlines have signed a codeshare agreement which will provide travelers with enhanced connections between the United Arab Emirates, Pakistan, and beyond. In return, PIA's PK code will be placed on Etihad Airways' flights between Abu Dhabi and Islamabad, Karachi, and Lahore and PK code will also be added to Etihad Airways' flights from Abu Dhabi to many of the global destinations operated by Etihad Airways.

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  17. PIA, Etihad Airways enter into code-sharing agreement : June 30, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Daily Times

    KARACHI: The Pakistan International Airlines and Etihad Airways have signed a code-sharing agreement which will provide travellers with enhanced connections between the United Arab Emirates, Pakistan, and beyond. Etihad Airways will place its EY code on PIA flights between Islamabad, Karachi, Lahore, Peshawar and Abu Dhabi.

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  18. Travelauto Readily Accepts Car Rental Bookings for Eid HolidaysRead the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | PR Log

    As there is high demand for car rental during the EID Holidays, Travelauto has started accepting the pre-reservations for car rentals in the Middle-East region including the Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Sharjah, Muscat, Istanbul, Ankara and many more cities. PRLog - June 29, 2015 - ABU DHABI, UAE -- Travelauto.com, one of the fastest growing car rental portals has announced that they are now accepting car rental bookings for Eid Holidays to facilitate a smooth travelling during the Eid celebrations throughout the Middle East.

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  19. Editorial: More travel takeawaysRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 28 | Boston Herald

    The Herald continues to tally up Deval Patrick's expensive global travels when he was governor, and even those friendly to Patrick who have rushed to explain away the expenses can't argue the administration was transparent about them. As Joe Battenfeld reported Friday the Patrick administration consistently under-reported the cost of its trips, which were paid for out of off-budget trusts funded in large measure by quasi-public agencies such as the Massachusetts Convention Center Authority and Massport.

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  20. Solar-powered plane attempts Japan-Hawaii flight - PHOTOS: Solar Impulse 2's epic journeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | Fox News

    A view of the Solar Impulse 2 in flight after taking off from Al Bateen Airport in United Arab Emirates, in this handout picture provided to Reuters, courtesy of Jean Revillard, on March 9, 2015. The flight began the maiden leg of Solar Impulse 2's journey around the world.

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