Tag archive for ‘Airport’
Somalis reopen ex-Guled Hotel, now Royal Garden hotel
By Frazer Michael On Friday, August 17th, 2012
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At last, Somalia is rising again

Somali investors reopen Royal Garden Hotel, the ex-Guled Hotel in Mogadishu, Somalia. WASHINGTON — Somalia, a country whose name became a synonym for a failed state two decades ago is once again becoming a More...

Turkey launches to build children's hospital in Somalia capital
By Qalinle Hussein On Thursday, July 19th, 2012
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IN PICTURES: Turkey makes progress in Somalia

Children hospital and education facility in the Somali capital to be completed by Yardım Eli aid association. MOGADISHU — The Somali Prime Minister has warmly welcomed the arrival of Mr. Bekir Bozdağ, the More...

Ethiopian adds Berbera to its growing list of international destinations
By Qalinle Hussein On Monday, July 2nd, 2012
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SOMALILAND: Ethiopian Airlines, Dubai Statement, Berbera port, airport, bomb squad

Welcome to our weekly roundup of some of the stories that made headlines across Somaliland this week. In no particular order here they are. The week started on an interesting note. The first direct talks between More...

Global Hotel in Mogadishu
By Hassan Ali On Thursday, June 28th, 2012
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SOMALIA: Returning diaspora help rebuild

MOGADISHU — Armed with new skills, wealth and sense of optimism the Somali Diaspora community is returning to Mogadishu after two decades of prolonged conflict. At Aden Adde international airport, everyday More...

Egal international airport facility to be commissioned as of 27 May 2012
By Qalinle Hussein On Monday, May 28th, 2012
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SOMALILAND: Expansion of Egal Airport officially launched

HARGEISA — Plans to expand the Egal international airport have been officially launched after President Ahmed Silanyo laid the foundation stone on Sunday for the $5.61 million project. The airport is set to More...

By SomalilandPress On Saturday, March 31st, 2012
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Turkey plans Somaliland flight to tighten ties

HARGEISA — A Turkish delegation has visited Hargeisa, the self-declared republic of Somaliland in what it said was to strengthen existing relations by providing technical and social aid. An international flight More...

Chinese and Indian firms to bid for Hargeisa airport
By Qalinle Hussein On Saturday, December 17th, 2011
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Chinese and Indian firms bid for Hargeisa airport expansion

HARGEISA — The Somaliland Minister of Civil Aviation on Friday unveiled plans to renovate and expand Hargeisa’s Egal International Airport at early next year. Mr. Mohamud Hashi Abdi told reporters that More...

Berbera: Jubba airlines
By Qalinle Hussein On Saturday, March 12th, 2011
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Somaliland upgrades airport and seaport securities

BERBERA — Somaliland’s civil aviation minister Mr. Mohamoud Hashi Abdi unveiled new airport security systems including x-ray scanners and surveillance videos for Berbera airport on Friday. The minister More...

By Qalinle Hussein On Monday, July 20th, 2009
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Autistic teen pulls off tycoon hoax

A teenage boy has fooled British airline and airport executives into believing he was a tycoon who owned a fleet of jets. The 17-year-old boy, from Yorkshire, claimed he was in his 20s and used the pseudonym More...