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Zayed Giving Initiative offers medical treatment to 3, 000 million children, elderly people

Posted on 30/07/2014: 306 views.

In what could be deemed the first of its kind in the region to alleviate the suffering of needy patients worldwide, Emirati and international doctors have treated 3, 000 million children, elderly people, and conducted over 8, 000 heart surgeries. Emirati heart surgeon Dr. Adel Al Shameri, CEO of the Zayed Giving Initiative, said that the doctors of poor have demonstrated a unique humanitarian model and voluntary medical fieldwork, adding that hundreds of multi-national doctors joined the global ...  Read More


Emirates Red Crescent disbursed Dh9 million to Palestinian orphans

Posted on 30/07/2014: 276 views.

RAMALLAH: The Emirates Red Crescent has disbursed Dh 8.9 million to 3,743 Palestinian orphans sponsored by the U.A.E. relief agency in the West Bank and registered with the ministry of social affairs. Dr. Mohammed Abu Hameed, undersecretary of the ministry, said the annual sponsorship funds had ...  Read More

U.A.E.'s HAI provides helps 2000 poor Palestinian families near Ramallah

Posted on 30/07/2014: 262 views.

RAMALLAH: U.A.E.'s Human Appeal International (HAI) has provided Dh1 million in aid to more than two thousand poor families in the Palestinian Territories (oPT) during the Holy Month of Ramadan. HAI's aid included one thousand tonnes of rice and hundreds of food packages, Iftar meals and banquets, ...  Read More

Eid Al Fitr spikes Dubai’s hotel occupancy

Posted on 30/07/2014: 258 views.

Dubai hotels are reporting a sharp increase in bookings by families from across the GCC region as the emirate gears up to roll out festive fun for families throughout the Eid holiday celebrations. Peter Foster, director of sales and marketing at Intercontinental Dubai Festival City Group, said the ...  Read More

Dewa to show smart initiatives at Gitex 2014

Posted on 30/07/2014: 325 views.

Dewa will showcase its latest smart services and initiatives as part of its on-going efforts to support the vision of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice- President and Prime Minister of the U.A.E. and Ruler of Dubai, to use smart services anytime anywhere. Dewa's smart ...  Read More

Environmental volunteers help protect Fujairah’s Wadi Wurayah

Posted on 30/07/2014: 129 views.

Environmental work by volunteers at Fujairah's Wadi Wurayah National Park has yielded important results for scientists looking to preserve the area's delicate ecosystem. Between September last year and April, more than 270 people from 12 countries volunteered for the first round of the Water ...  Read More

Emirati designer Hessa Al Falasi refreshes the traditional abaya

Posted on 30/07/2014: 146 views.

The Emirati designer Hessa Al Falasi is a self-proclaimed trailblazer. "It seems that I set trends that others follow,” says the 25-year-old Dubai resident. "Because I've noticed that some other designers have copied the styles from collections that I've launched.” Al Falasi's breakthrough came ...  Read More

U.A.E. riders dominate in Verona

Posted on 30/07/2014: 151 views.

Riders from the U.A.E. dominated for the second day running with Khalifa Ali Khalfan Al Jahouri and Mohammed Al Mazrooei winning their respective events in the Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Arabian Horse Flat Racing Festival-supported Italia Endurance Festival in Verona, Italy to add to ...  Read More