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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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Abu Dhabi: National Geographic Abu Dhabi (NGAD) announced on Monday the release of its latest documentary film, on Global Village and the effort it takes to create a new season every year.
The title "Largest Cup of Tea in the World" is now registered by the Guinness World Records as achieved by Global Village, Dubai, UAE, on 25 th January 2018.
Global Village - a famous cultural extravaganza - is a major attraction both for the residents and tourists alike, visited by thousands of people every day.
RTA is always keen on running the abra service with the start of the Global Village season in November each year, especially as abras had proved extremely popular among visitors," said Mansour Al Falasi, Director of Marine Transport, RTA Public Transport Agency.
UAE-based Noor Bank, a Shari'a-compliant bank, has said that it has entered into an alliance with Global Village, a multi-cultural festival park.
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Route 103 starts from the Union M/S to the Global Village via Al Rabat Road, while Route 104 starts off Al Ghubaiba Station and heads to the Global Village via Al Jafiliya M/S, passing across other key areas and landmarks in Dubai.
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.
The unique pavilions at the Global Village introduce the Gulf region's range of products and aesthetics to guests, giving them the chance to learn about the UAE and surrounding countries, whether they are local residents or tourists.
There was no Global Village back then and India was the first pavilion to be set up in 1996," said Bhatia, owner of India, China and Europe pavilions at Global Village this year.
Participants of the treasure hunt were tasked to search all 10 ADIB ATMs across Global Village for tips on saving and money management.
Speaking to TTN, Global Village chief executive Saeed Ali bin Redha said the extended season was planned following demand from visitors last year.

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