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The UAE on Wednesday strongly condemned the terrorist attack, which took place today outside the House of Parliament in the British capital, London. Scores of innocent people were injured and killed, including a policeman. 'The UAE stands in solidarity with the Government and people of the friendly United Kingdom in confronting terrorism. It also rejects and denounces any criminal acts, regardless of any justifications,' said the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation in a ... Read More
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RIYADH: Gulf Cooperation Council, GCC, countries strongly condemned the London terror attack where four people were killed and several others severely injured near the British Parliament on Wednesday. Dr. Abdullatif bin Rashid Al-Zayani, Secretary-General of the GCC, said that GCC member states ... Read More
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Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, today chaired a Cabinet meeting and launched ‘UAE Centennial 2071', a long-term government plan based on the recent and crucial keynote lecture given by His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al ... Read More
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Serzh Sargsyan, President of the Republic of Armenia, announced the exemption of the UAE's citizens from entry visa requirements to Armenia from today. While speaking during the UAE-Armenian Investment Forum, organised by the Abu Dhabi Chamber of Commerce and Industry under the patronage of His ... Read More
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H.H. Dr. Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, has attended a panel discussion with Al Gore, former US Vice President and founder-chairman of the Climate Reality Project, as part of the sixth International Government Communication Forum (IGCF 2017), ... Read More
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Day one of the sixth International Government Communication Forum (IGCF 2017) concluded with an insightful panel discussion on the importance of putting civil society at the centre of the climate change dialogue across the globe. Environmental experts from the public and private sectors concurred ... Read More
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Sustainable development can be achieved when governments and officials collaborate with the youth to enhance their role and engage youngsters in advancing development policies, said Shamma bint Sohail Faris AlMazrui, Minister of State for Youth Affairs, and Chairperson of Emirates Youth Council, ... Read More
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The UAE Federal Government's revenue collected from service charges hit AED9.93 billion during the first nine months of 2016. That accounts for 75.1 percent of 2016's total revenue, estimated at AED13.21 billion, according to latest statistics released by the Ministry of Finance. Statistics show ... Read More
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‘Dubai Economy Talks 3-2017,' the third in a dialogue series hosted by Dubai Economy, was held today with the focus on ‘Fostering Effective Philanthropy and Investment in the UAE and Beyond.' Participants in the dialogue emphasised the importance of blending social and financial value, highlighting ... Read More
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Dubai's tourism sector kicked off 2017 in high gear as the Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing, Dubai Tourism, reported a 12 percent year-on-year growth over the first two months of 2017, which saw Dubai welcoming just over three million visitors, nearly four times the rate of the previous ... Read More
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In a recent study issued by the Department of Industry and Trade Information Analysis at the Ministry of Economy, global export of creative goods grew to approximately US$538 billion in 2015, acquiring 3.3 percent of the world's total export of merchandise for the same year. In line with these ... Read More
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Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority, DSOA, the regulatory body for Dubai Silicon Oasis, DSO, the integrated free zone technology park, launched a new initiative that allows electric vehicle owners to use charging stations on its premises free of charge from 22nd March until the end of the year. As part ... Read More
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Khalifa University was ranked the 76th best university in Asia, according to the latest Times Higher Education, THE, Asia University Rankings. This prestigious placement follows the decade-old university's naming as the top university in the UAE, according to 2016 THE World University Rankings and ... Read More
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The UAE National Archives has released a series of national documentary films in sign-language for hearing-impaired people, in co-operation with the UAE Deaf Association. The films, produced as part of an initiative to promote national heritage, culture and patriotism and project the history of the ... Read More