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    Etihad Aviation Group Supports Education for Syrian Children in Jordan to Celebrate Year of Giving September 19, 2017

    Etihad Aviation Group (EAG) has donated school supplies to help thousands of Syrian refugee children at the UAE-Jordan, Mrajeeb Al Fhood refugee camp in Jordan pursue their studies.

    A senior delegation visited the camp to present the donation, headed by Khaled Al Mehairbi, Etihad Airways Senior Vice President of Abu Dhabi Hub and attended by His Excellency Hamad Al Shamsi, EAG Board Member.

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    SKY News International Continues Pan-European Distribution with SES VideoSeptember 12, 2017

    (AETOS Wire) -- European viewers will be able to continue to follow the news on SKY News International at the prime orbital position of 19.2 degrees East following an extension agreement announced by SES.

    Under the agreement, SKY News International will utilise SES’s capacity on ASTRA 1N and related uplink services to broadcast its content to consumer and business premises across Europe.

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    Philip Morris International Sustainability Report Outlines Fundamental Transformation to Shift Its Business to Smoke-Free ProductsSeptember 12, 2017

    (AETOS Wire) -- Philip Morris International Inc. (“PMI”) (NYSE / Euronext Paris: PM) today published its sustainability report, outlining the fundamental transformation of the company to shift its business to smoke-free products. PMI’s efforts are squarely focused on replacing cigarettes with smoke-free products, offering the millions of men and women who continue to smoke a better alternative. This second United Nations Global Compact Communication on Progress includes"...

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    AHF Stands with, and Offers Condolences to the People of Sierra Leone; Donates Relief Materials to Mud Slide SurvivorsSeptember 6, 2017

    As the people of Sierra Leone grapple to get their lives back on track following the devastating impact of the August 14th mudslide, the AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) has expressed its deepest sympathy to Sierra Leoneans and donated relief materials to support survivors.

    The mudslide, which hit five communities (Regent, Juba-Kaningo, Malama- Kamayama, Regent-Matormeh and Culvert), claimed over 400 lives and displaced over 4,000 people is one"...

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    Edwards Launches New Air Cooled Dry Pump Range Ideal for Scientific InstrumentsSeptember 6, 2017

    Edwards is launching the new air cooled nXLi dry vacuum pump range, ideal for applications where consistent performance, reliability and control are required. The nXLi provides a small footprint with quiet operation, making it a convenient and high performing yet compact vacuum pump.

    The intelligent drive enables the system to achieve an enhanced performance plateau from single phase power supply, with consistent worldwide operation. There is a"...

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    RJ apologizes for delay on some flights September 5, 2017

    Royal Jordanian apologized to its guests on board some outbound flights for the delay experienced Sunday and Monday due to technical reasons.

    RJ President/CEO Stefan Picher expressed his regret to travelers flying on board RJ to London, Abu Dhabi, Cairo, Kuwait and Bangkok on Sunday, in addition to other flights that will wetness some delays today, explaining that the delay coincided with the increased demand on travel on the RJ network during Eid Al Adha holiday and the start of schools in Jordan and the world....

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    Nigerian Air Force to train officers in Jordan September 4, 2017

    The Nigeria Air Force is sending some service men for training in Jordan to acquire further skills to strengthen the country’s defence operations. The Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadiq Abubakar, said that training and improvement of welfare were being accorded priority in the service. He said arrangement had been concluded for the training of more air force personnel within and outside. “We are committed to providing logistics, uniforms and ammunition to counter terrorism while construction of housing is in"...

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