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The Emirates Institution for Advanced Science and Technology (EIAST) has announced that the recently launched DubaiSat-2 earth observation satellite has successfully been deployed in orbit and all systems have been tested and verified. The first communication with DubaiSat-2 was established just over an hour after separation from the Dnepr rocket and the mission critical telescope was operated successfully and it captured the first image just 24 hours after launch, the area captured was of Seer ... Read More
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The Hague: The UAE is deeply disappointed at the international community's inability to put an immediate end to the dangerous, aggravating tragedy the Syrian people are experiencing and which has so far claimed more than 100,000 lives and left millions homeless in a flagrant violation of the ... Read More
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New York: Lana Nusseibeh, Permanent Representative of the United Arab Emirates to the United Nations, has emphasised the leading role of H.H. Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak, Chairwoman of the General Women's Union (GWU), Supreme Chairwoman of the Family Development Foundation and Chairwoman of the ... Read More
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H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Foreign Minister, received yesterday at the ministry's headquarters, with the visiting Portugal's Deputy Prime Minister, Paulo Portas. During the meeting, they discussed ways to boost the bilateral relations in all avenues. Sheikh Abdullah welcomed the ... Read More
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H.H. Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs received today at Sih Al Sallam the visiting Portugal's Deputy Prime Minister Paulo Portas. During the meeting, they discussed bilateral relations and ways to enhance them in addition to issues of ... Read More
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Dr. Ali Obaid Al-Yabhouni, UAE Governor for OPEC, has expressed his pride for being appointed Chairman of the Board of Governors for the year 2014, by the 164th Meeting of the Conference of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), held in Vienna, Austria, on Wednesday. Commenting ... Read More
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H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Ruler's Representative in the Western Region and Chairman of the Red Crescent Authority (RCA), has affirmed that thanks to the directives of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the UAE is witnessing continuous progress in the field of ... Read More
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The Kazakhstan National Company Astana-2017, which is hosting the World EXPO in 2017, devoted to the theme of 'Future Energy', has passed its warmest congratulations to Dubai, for its successful bid for EXPO 2020. An official announcement said that, "It is no coincidence that one of the Dubai 2020 ... Read More
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Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum has received a congratulatory cable from French President Francois Hollande on UAE winning to host World Expo 2020 in Dubai. His Highness General Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince ... Read More
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Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) delivered its largest off-site event contract to date for the biennial Dubai Airshow 2013, as the company takes off on a targeted expansion strategy for a bigger slice of the major event catering business. The multi-million Dirham contract, set to run for five years ... Read More
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Bali: Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansouri, Minister of Economy, has discussed with the Irish Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Richard Bruton, ways to strengthen economic relations between the two countries in various sectors. The discussions took place on the sidelines of the 9th WTO ... Read More
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Bali: Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansouri, Minister of Economy, has discussed with Dr. Mukhisa Kituyi, Secretary-General of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), ways to boost cooperation between the two sides on the technical assistances programmes provided by UNCTAD in the ... Read More
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Cairo: The Khalifa Fund for Enterprise Development (Khalifa Fund) and Egypt's Social Fund for Development (SFD) signed a framework agreement yesterday outlining joint efforts to boost development and opportunities for small and micro sized enterprises in Egypt. The agreement was signed on the ... Read More
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Cairo: Egypt's interim president, Adly Mansour, yesterday received Dr. Sultan bin Ahmed Sultan Al Jaber, UAE Minister of State, at the conclusion of the two-day Egypt/GCC Investment Forum, which Al Jaber said has succeeded in attracting Gulf and international large investors to Egypt's economy as ... Read More
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Dubai Financial Market (DFM) yesterday announced that "Al Dhabi Brokerage" and "Securities and Investment Company UAE" have been accredited to provide Margin Trading, lifting the total number of DFM brokerage firms providing this service to 11 companies, 8 of them have been accredited since the ... Read More
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Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, in his capacity as Ruler of Dubai, has issued Decree No. 30 for 2013, partially amending Decree No. 34 for 2009, regarding the formation of the Special Judicial Committee assigned to settle the ... Read More
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His Highness Dr. Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah has issued Amiri Decree no. 14 for 2013, establishing the Sharjah Publishing City Free Zone Authority (SPC - Free Zone). According to the decree, the SPC shall be incorporated as a body corporate with ... Read More
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Hala Abu Dhabi, the UAE capital's leading destination management company, and part of the Etihad Airways Group, has expanded its product portfolio with the introduction of tours and safari services in the United Arab Emirates. An exciting range of city tours and desert safaris have been launched ... Read More
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Under the patronage of Sheikha Maitha bint Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the first ever UAE ladies polo tournament will be organised in Dubai by Ralph Lauren Corporation in conjunction with Dubai Cares which will take place at Desert Palm from 10th-13th December, 2013. Led by Sheikha Maitha, who ... Read More