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Island tax haven firms own 23,000 UK properties

A quarter of property in England and Wales owned by overseas firms is held by entities registered in the British Virgin Islands, BBC analysis has found. The Caribbean archipelago is the official home of companies that own 23,000 properties – ...

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Trilobites: Ancient Crocodiles Once Feasted on Giant Tortoises on This Island

Advertisement Today, Aldabra Atoll, an island in the Indian Ocean near Madagascar and Tanzania, is a predator-free paradise for more than 100,000 giant tortoises. Gone are the seafarers who over-hunted them to near extinction in the 18th and 19th centuries. ...

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Revealed: Emaar's new Dubai island destination

Emaar Development on Thursday unveiled a private gated island destination in the Arabian Gulf, offering residents the opportunity to experience Miami beach style living in Dubai. Providing exclusive access for residents to a 1.5km private beach, the new 10 million ...

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Lindsay Lohan plans Saudi film, Dubai Island

Related Articles NEW YORK: Actress Lindsay Lohan plans to shoot a film in Saudi Arabia with an all-female cast, as well as “design” an island in Dubai.The actress — famed for roles in Hollywood films ‘Mean Girls’ and ‘The Parent ...

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Lindsay Lohan plans to design island in Dubai

UAE-based American actress Lindsay Lohan has plans to design an island in Dubai’s World Islands, she said in a television interview on Friday. “I have a lot of little projects there because I like to keep busy,” the 31-year old ...

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Yas Island Sweeps Up 17+ Industry Awards and Accolades in 2017

o   Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, Yas Waterworld Abu Dhabi, Yas Marina, Yas Viceroy and Yas Mall among many island-wide attractions awarded for industry excellenceo   Tourists and visitors have opted for Yas Island’s dining and retail outlets, in addition to hospitality, ...

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Yas Island Proves Its Status as Entertainment Destination of Choice for 2017

Sweeping up 17+ Awards & Accolades o   Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, Yas Waterworld Abu Dhabi, Yas Marina, Yas Viceroy and Yas Mall among many island-wide attractions and experiences awarded for excellence o   Fans have opted for Yas Island’s dining and ...

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New island offers clues in search for life on Mars: NASA

Related Articles WELLINGTON: The world’s newest island — formed during a volcanic eruption in the remote Pacific four years ago — may offer clues to how life potentially developed on Mars, NASA said Wednesday.The island of Hunga Tonga Hunga Ha’apai ...

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Trilobites: New Pacific Island Could Resemble Ancient Martian Volcanoes

Trilobites By KENNETH CHANG NEW ORLEANS — How is a little Pacific island like the planet Mars? Let James Garvin count the ways. In December 2014, an underwater volcano amid the islands of Tonga in the South Pacific erupted. When ...

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Manus Island: Australia confirms removal of asylum seekers

Asylum seekers who were refusing to leave a former Australian-run detention centre in Papua New Guinea have been moved to alternative accommodation, the government in Canberra has confirmed. Buses carrying about 300 asylum seekers left the Manus Island camp on ...

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