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Etihad unlikely to break even in 2010

Yields were hit by economic crisis and swine flu, says airline’s CEO.

May 3, 2010 4:11
 
10 major global events in 2009

10 major global events in 2009

From the swearing-in of a new US President to the death of the king of pop, 2009 was an eventful year.

January 1, 2010 9:30
 

Swine flu may continue spreading until 2011, says WHO

The H1N1 flu, popularly known as Swine flu, will not be contained until 2011…

December 30, 2009 1:48
 
Don’t poke me

Don’t poke me

Saudi residents are still vary of the H1N1 vaccine, and many refuse to take part in the massive swine flu immunization campaign launched in the kingdom, reports Arab News.

December 21, 2009 9:28
 

Swine flu kills five during Haj

The Saudi health minister, Abdullah al-Rabeeah, said that…

November 29, 2009 6:13
 
Flu fears deterring Haj pilgrims

Flu fears deterring Haj pilgrims

Four pilgrims have died of the H1N1 virus during the Haj this year, but officials say they have taken adequate precautionary measures to prevent an outbreak.

November 25, 2009 10:19
 
Saudi pulls out all the stops

Saudi pulls out all the stops

Saudi Arabia’s Minister of Health has refuted reports that 10 pilgrims have died in the Kingdom. He also insists that pilgrims are protected against swine flu, Arab News reports.

November 24, 2009 12:57
 

Kuwait H1N1 deaths increase to 24

Kuwait has announced two more swine flu deaths…

November 8, 2009 4:33
 

Saudi not to bar anyone from attending Haj

Nobody will be barred from attending…

November 7, 2009 10:36
 
Swine flu fears

Swine flu fears

Even as the UAE gets its first batch of H1N1 vaccines, a majority of residents are still concerned about the virus.

November 5, 2009 2:20