Israeli scientists are testing a bomb detector that operates with eight hidden mice, according to New Scientist magazine. The mice, said to be better at detecting bombs than dogs or x-ray machines, are fitted into concealed cartridges and work four-hour shifts.
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines will introduce flights to Quito and Guayaquil in Ecuador on October 30. "For the first time in our history, KLM will make more than a half-million seats available to the Caribbean, annually," said Peter Hartman, the airlineâ€™s CEO.
Affordable Car Hire has signed an agreement with Dollar Rent A Car. Angela Day, chief executive officer for Affordable, said: â€œDollar has an enormous fleet from economies, SUVs to all-American convertibles including Ford Mustangs and Sebrings. There is something for everyone.â€
Tuesday, February 8, 2011
Established by the famed Sarkies Brothers in 1885, the Eastern & Oriental (E&O) Hotel in Penang is the only hotel in the heart of the George Town UNESCO World Heritage Site that possesses prime sea frontage. Today, the luxurious 228 all-suite hotel stands as the grand dame of heritage hotels, its distinctive classic elegance and grace of service enhanced with time.
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