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British firm to charter Carnival’s Costa Europa ship

Miami-based Carnival Cruise said the 1,488-passenger Costa Europa, currently operated by Carnival cruise’s Costa Cruises unit, will move to British travel company Thomson Cruises under…

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No Travel Restrictions on Umrah and Haj Pilgrims by MOH

DUBAI Ministry of Health has said on Wednesday there there will be No travel restrictions will be imposed on pilgrims heading for Umrah or Haj…

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Abu Dhabi eyeing over 50% cruise tourism growth

Abu Dhabi, July 09 2009 The Emirate of Abu Dhabi is eyeing a 59% growth in cruise passenger arrivals in the year 2009/2010 season. The…

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Amazon Kindle Price Plunge Signals E-Book Reader Market Competition

Amazon lowered the price on its Kindle 2 e-book reader. The Kindle 2 became available only about five months ago. And the price cut is…

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Media Centre organises lecture on the Arabic language in Africa

Abu Dhabi, 8th July 2009 The Cultural and Media Centre for H.H. Sheikh Sultan Bin Zayed al Nahyan has organized, in its headquarters in Abu…

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President approves Federal Law decree for setting up “Etihad Trains Company”

Abu Dhabi, Jul. 8, 2009 President H.H. Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan has approved a federal law decree for setting up a railways company,…

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