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On Saturday, the Louvre Abu Dhabi will open its doors to the public, more than 10 years after France agreed to loan the name of the Louvre to the United Arab Emirates as part of a deal with Agence France-Museums reportedly worth in excess of $1 billion.

Maysaloun Hamoud: Palestinian director's big screen success

Dubai to build $1.7b man-made islands by 2020

Is Ecuador's Mashpi Lodge the most sustainable way to stay in the jungle?

Twin car bombings in the Iraqi capital of Baghdad have killed more than 120 people. CNN's Ben Wedeman reports.

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