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Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid inaugurates Museum of the Future in Dubai

Posted on 08/02/2016: 258 views.

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, yesterday inaugurated the Museum of the Future at the Madinat Jumeirah in Dubai. Organised by the Dubai Foundation for the Museum of the Future as part of the World Government Summit 2016, the Museum focuses on shaping the future of robotics and artificial intelligence and their impact on human life. It also offers a unique interactive experience to visitors by attempting to ...  Read More


Mohammed bin Rashid to announces major structural changes to UAE government

Posted on 08/02/2016: 264 views.

Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, is holding a live conversation with his 10 million followers on social media tomorrow, Monday, at 6:30pm. Through the hashtag #world_government_summit, H.H. Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid will ...  Read More

World Government Summit in Dubai will pick world’s ‘best minister’

Posted on 08/02/2016: 152 views.

The "Best Minister in the World” will be chosen at the World Government Summit 2016 in Dubai. Mohammed Al Gergawi, Minister of Cabinet Affairs and chairman of the summit's organising committee, said 10 ministers from around the world had been placed on a shortlist for final assessment. "The aim of ...  Read More

Mohamed bin Zayed visit to India will advance and strengthen trade, political and security cooperation: Gargash

Posted on 08/02/2016: 260 views.

On the occasion of the forthcoming official visit to India by His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, Dr. Anwar bin Mohammed Gargash, Minister of State for Foreign Affairs yesterday spoke of the visit at the ...  Read More

UAE and India: A history of friendship and common interests

Posted on 08/02/2016: 251 views.

KERALA: The United Arab Emirates is keen to extend bridges of cooperation and friendship with the countries and peoples of the world and strengthen its relations with various countries. On the eve of the official visit to India by His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu ...  Read More

UAE, India possess huge co-operation potential in all economic sectors

Posted on 08/02/2016: 257 views.

The UAE- India economic co-operation is set to reach record figures in trade exchanges due to the huge potential in both countries. Economic circles stress the need for the UAE to step up its trade and economic ties with India, which is a huge market with a population of over one billion. Given a ...  Read More

Emirati-Argentinian Business Council established on side-lines of Sheikh Abdullah visit

Posted on 08/02/2016: 232 views.

BUENOS AIRES: The establishment of an Emirati- Argentinian Business Council was announced yesterday in Buenos Aires on the side-lines of the visit of H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, UAE Foreign Minister, to the Republic of Argentina. During the signing agreement on the establishment of ...  Read More

Gargash re-affirms UAE support for Global Coalition to Counter Daesh

Posted on 08/02/2016: 237 views.

Dr. Anwar bin Mohammed Gargash, Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, has yesterday re-affirmed the UAE's firm support for the Global Coalition to Counter Daesh. He said the UAE will continue to support the Coalition's course. The minister noted that while Iraqi forces are making progress in the ...  Read More

Sawab Centre intensifies its media war on Daesh

Posted on 08/02/2016: 229 views.

The Sawab Centre, a joint initiative by the United Arab Emirates and the United States to fight Daesh extremist ideology online, has intensified its efforts to identify and report the terrorist organisation's social media accounts. The centre has previously initiated successive campaigns to reveal ...  Read More

Stamps celebrate 50 years of trading in Dubai

Posted on 08/02/2016: 238 views.

Fifty years of trading in Dubai is being celebrated with the release of a batch of commemorative stamps by Emirates Post. The growth and success of the Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry, founded in 1965, is being marked with the postage stamps that are to be presented to 400 visiting trade ...  Read More

ADNOC Distribution invites customers to register for ADNOC Wallet online to benefit from company’s smart benefits

Posted on 08/02/2016: 152 views.

ADNOC Distribution has announced the marked retail price of its Smart Tag and ADNOC Plus payment tokens available to ADNOC Wallet account holders. Starting 1st March 2016, the company will retail the Smart Tag at Dh250, while the ADNOC Plus card will be available to customers for Dh50. Prior to the ...  Read More

Central Bank signs MoU with Abu Dhabi Global Market

Posted on 08/02/2016: 184 views.

The Central Bank of the UAE announced yesterday that it has recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding, MoU, with the Abu Dhabi Global Market, ADGM, Financial Services Regulatory Authority, FSRA. Both parties expressed their mutual willingness to cooperate on the basis of reciprocity as well as ...  Read More

Strata wins Bridge of Excellence award at AmCham Abu Dhabi Gala

Posted on 08/02/2016: 172 views.

Strata Manufacturing, the advanced composite aero-structures manufacturing facility wholly owned by Mubadala Development Company, was recognised with the Bridge of Excellence Award at the 2016 AmCham Abu Dhabi Excellence Awards Gala. The award recognises an organisation that demonstrates commitment ...  Read More

48m travellers in Dubai in 2015

Posted on 08/02/2016: 166 views.

Almost 48 million people travelled through Dubai's air, land and seaports in 2015, a 7.84 per cent increase when compared to statistics of 2014, the General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners Affairs (GDRFA) reported on Sunday. More than 24 million of the total number were travellers entering ...  Read More

Air Arabia delivers 2015 net profit of Dh531 million

Posted on 08/02/2016: 158 views.

Air Arabia yesterday announced strong full-year financial results for 2015 as the Middle East and North Africa's first and largest low-cost carrier continued to deliver healthy growth and strong levels of profitability. Air Arabia's net profit for the full year ending December 31, 2015 was Dh 531 ...  Read More

UAE chairs ITU-T Study Group 20 - Internet of Things and Smart Cities

Posted on 08/02/2016: 187 views.

SINGAPORE: Represented by the General Authority for Regulating the Telecommunications Sector (TRA), the UAE has chaired the second meeting of the International Telecommunications Union standardisation sector. The meeting of the (ITU-T) Study Group 20 "Internet of Things and Smart Cities" was hosted ...  Read More

Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed affirms UAE's commitment to the disabled

Posted on 08/02/2016: 170 views.

H.H. Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman of Dubai Civil Aviation Authority and Chairman of Emirates Group, yesterday affirmed that the UAE is committed to offering unparalleled opportunities for the disabled and special needs individuals to empower them to realise their potential in a ...  Read More

New UAE group to tackle online abuse of children

Posted on 08/02/2016: 168 views.

A new UAE-based non-profit organisation will work for the protection of children from online abuse using psychiatric, legal, educational, technical and social expertise in cooperation with local and international authorities. Launched on Sunday in the capital ahead of Safety Internet Day on ...  Read More

President of Yemen praises UAE, Saudi support

Posted on 08/02/2016: 203 views.

ADEN: Yemeni President Abd Rabo Mansour Hadi has applauded Saudi Arabia and United Arab Emirates for providing support to the Yemeni population in the liberated parts of the country. Hadi made the remarks yesterday while presiding over a meeting with senior Yemeni officials in Aden. "Months of war ...  Read More

Big Heart Foundation donates US$350,000 to help Syrian refugees

Posted on 08/02/2016: 160 views.

The Big Heart Foundation, BHF, has pledged to donate US$350,000 towards two UNHCR projects to help displaced Syrian families and children seeking refuge in Lebanon and Iraq. The first US$250,000 will go towards UNHCR's "Warm their Hearts" campaign that will provide winter aid to over 400,000 Syrian ...  Read More

Captivating light shows at Sharjah festival

Posted on 08/02/2016: 157 views.

Al Qasimia University and Masjid Al Qasimia University are hosting a set of captivating shows as part of the Sharjah Light Festival 2016, which began on Thursday. The festival, which is the first event of its kind in the region, has also transformed the emirate's other major heritage buildings and ...  Read More