(eTN) - A drunk Irish tourist was found asleep on a sofa in a furniture store in the Bulgarian resort of Bansko on December XNUMX. The night before, the man had broken into the store by breaking one of the windows and had fallen asleep on the sofa, mediapool.bg said. On Saturday morning, the shop owner warned local police after he discovered the broken window.
(TVLW) - Australia's biggest airline Qantas pleaded guilty to fixing prices for international cargo shipments and agreed to pay a $XNUMX million fine.
(TVLW) - On Dec. XNUMX, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) celebrated its XNUMXth National Day after the completion of another year of successful progress in the development of its rapidly-growing economy.
TURKMENBASHI, Turkmenistan (TVLW) - Turkmenistan's leader inaugurated the construction of a $XNUMX billion (XNUMX billion pound) tourism complex on the Caspian coast on Monday, his latest gesture to open up the reclusive nation to the world.
SAO JOSE DOS CAMPOS, Brazil (TVLW) - Embraer and Flight Options, one of the largest private jet service companies in the world, based in Cleveland, Ohio, signed a contract for the acquisition of XNUMX Phenom XNUMX aircraft, with options for an additional XNUMX aircraft of the same model.
(TVLW) - One of Debbie Marriott Harrison's jobs as senior vice president of government affairs for Marriott International is lobbying government to ease restrictions on travel to the U.S. from various other countries.
HOUSTON (TVLW) - Continental Airlines, the world's fifth largest airline, today announced that it has launched a carbon offsetting program, developed in partnership with non-profit Sustainable Travel International.
(eTN) - Trouble loomed on the on-going hajj airlift's horizon at the weekend when Mangal Airline, which was contracted to airlift Borno pilgrims to Saudi Arabia, halted operations at the Maiduguri International airport, accusing the state's Hajj officials of lack of commitment.
HARARE, Zimbabwe (eTN): Ua pāpālua ka mokulele mokulele i kāna uku kūʻai i ka Pōʻakahi a ʻo ke kumukūʻai o kahi passport Zimbabwe hou i piʻi i kanakolu pā. ʻIke pū kekahi i nā kumukūʻai Spiraling i nā kumukūʻai o ka hale ʻaina a me ka pā i ka hopena pule, a ua hoʻonui ʻia ke kumukūʻai i kekahi manawa ma ka papa ʻaina ʻaina.
MEXICO CITY (TVLW) - Ua hoʻopau kahi kipi he ʻelua mau lā ma ka mokulele mokulele mokulele ʻo Mekiko i ka Pōʻakahi ma hope o ka loaʻa ʻana o ka uku o ka poʻe lawelawe lele he 4.74 pākēneka uku hoʻonui a me nā pono ʻē aʻe, i haʻi ʻia e kahi hui uniona iā Reuters. "Pau ke kipi," wahi a ke kumuwaiwai mai ka hui o nā kahu lele, aia ma kahi o 155 mau lālā.