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global village

(1) A term coined by Marshall McLuhan who envisioned the world interconnected via electronic communications.

(2) (Global Village Communications, Inc.) A manufacturer of communications products for the Macintosh and Windows PCs founded in 1989. In 2000, it was acquired by Zoom Telephonics Inc.
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Ahmed Hussein bin Essa, CEO of Global Village, said the open-air park will showcase cultures from 75 countries -- including some making their Global Village debut -- spread across 30 pavillions, as well as a host of new attractions.
Ahmed Al Rayyes, commercial director at Global Village said this year's experience will complement the offerings of multiple-entertainment competitors that have recently opened theme parks in Dubai.

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