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Eye On Earth Summit launched under the patronage of President Sheikh Khalifa

Posted on 07/10/2015: 3 views.

ABU DHABI, 7th October, 2015 (WAM) -- The Eye On Earth Summit 2015 was launched yesterday at the St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort under the patronage of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan. The summit's launch ceremony, under the theme of "Informed Decision-Making for Sustainable Development", was attended by H.H. Sheikh Nahyan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan Charitable and Humanitarian Foundation. The three-day ...  Read More

Global Islamic Economy Summit 2015 maintains momentum on second day

Posted on 07/10/2015: 7 views.

The Global Islamic Economy Summit 2015 (GIES) embarked on its second and final day of high-level debates and discussions around the Islamic Economy, building on the momentum of a successful and well-attended opening day. During the 5th and 6th of October, the summit, which was held under the ...  Read More

Etihad Airways honours record number of UAE national graduates from Future Leaders programme

Posted on 07/10/2015: 10 views.

ABU DHABI, 7th October 2015 (WAM) - Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has celebrated a record number of UAE national graduates from its award-winning Future Leaders programme. The graduating class consisted of 280 UAE nationals including 86 cadet pilots; 82 technical ...  Read More

Emirates releases first look at lighthearted Jennifer Aniston advert

Posted on 07/10/2015: 14 views.

Emirates Airline has released the first official look at its lighthearted advertising campaign featuring new brand ambassador Jennifer Aniston. Emirates teased two images from the advert via its Twitter account yesterday before releasing a full, one-minute commercial online. In it, Aniston peeks ...  Read More

Abu Dhabi's NBAD is #1 for GCC bonds- Dealogic

Posted on 07/10/2015: 9 views.

National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD), the Safest Bank in Emerging Markets and the Middle East by Global Finance magazine, is ranked number one bookrunner of Bonds and Sukuk in members of the Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf (GCC) for the first 9 months of 2015, according to data ...  Read More

Dubai repays US$500 million bonds certificates

Posted on 07/10/2015: 18 views.

The Government of Dubai, acting through the Department of Finance, has announced that the US$ 500 million Fixed Rate Note issued on 4th October 2010 under its US$4 billion Medium Term Note Programme, dated 28th October 2009, reached maturity on 5th October 2015. Upon maturity, all the notes were ...  Read More

Dubai Industrial City registers 28% growth in revenue and 59% increase in gross profit

Posted on 07/10/2015: 17 views.

Dubai Industrial City (DI), the leading industrial and logistics hub in the GCC has announced its performance review (report) for 2015 reflecting 59% increase in gross profits and 28% growth in revenue compared to the same period in 2014. In addition to registering robust growth, DIC's strategic ...  Read More

Emirates Transport to purchase 722 new buses worth Dh 180mn to meet growing demand for school transport services

Posted on 07/10/2015: 20 views.

Hussain bin Ibrahim Al Hammadi, Minister of Education, and Chairman of Emirates Transport, has approved the purchase of 722 new buses to meet the growing demand for school transport in both public and private schools for the academic year 2015-2016. In this context, Mohammed Abdullah Al Jarman, ...  Read More

Dubai Healthcare City releases operational review

Posted on 07/10/2015: 25 views.

Dubai Healthcare City, the world's largest healthcare free zone, recently released its operational review, updating the market on projects across the range of its activities, demonstrating positive momentum in healthcare, medical education, and regulation through the first half of 2015. Compared to ...  Read More

Petroleum Institute participation in Japan seminar organised by JODCO

Posted on 07/10/2015: 25 views.

The Petroleum Institute (PI) has taken part in Japan seminar organised by Japan Oil Development Co., Ltd. (JODCO), a partner with ADNOC since 1973 in developing the energy resources of Abu Dhabi. Every year students from the PI attend the seminar in having the ability to gain knowledge and ...  Read More

ADEC offers public school students After School Support Programme

Posted on 07/10/2015: 25 views.

The Abu Dhabi Education Council, ADEC, has organised an "After School Support Programme" for students for the 2015/2016 academic school year, in efforts to raise the overall quality of education across public schools, . The programme targets Cycle 2 and Cycle 3 (Grades 8 to 12) school students who ...  Read More

NYU Abu Dhabi Engineering Programme achieves international accreditation

Posted on 07/10/2015: 23 views.

NYU Abu Dhabi's undergraduate Degree programmes in general engineering, civil engineering, computer engineering, electrical engineering and mechanical engineering have been accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, the global accreditor of college and university programmes in ...  Read More

Mohammed bin Rashid chairs first meeting of the Board of Trustees of ‘Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives’

Posted on 07/10/2015: 24 views.

The Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, on Tuesday chaired the first meeting of the Board of Trustees of ‘Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives'. The newly established foundation is one of the largest ...  Read More

Martyrdom of 15 servicemen of Arab Coalition in Yemen

Posted on 07/10/2015: 27 views.

ADEN: Sources and eyewitnesses have said that explosions yesterday which targeted the headquarters of the Yemeni government and a number of military forces affiliated with the Arab coalition, resulted in the death of 15 of its servicemen along with a number of Yemeni resistance personnel. The ...  Read More

Hamdan bin Zayed re-assured on UAE relief team's safety in Yemen

Posted on 07/10/2015: 27 views.

H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Ruler's Representative in the Western Region and Chairman of the Emirates red Crescent Authority (ERC), made a telephone call this evening with the Emirati relief team in Yemen and was re-assured on the safety of the team members, following the terrorist ...  Read More

Four UAE soldiers martyred in Aden

Posted on 07/10/2015: 31 views.

ABU DHABI, 7th October, 2015 (WAM) -- The General Command of the UAE Armed Forces has announced the death of four of its brave soldiers in Aden during their participation in the Arab coalition, led by Saudi Arabia, in Yemen. The General Command of the UAE Armed Forces extended its condolences to ...  Read More

34th Sharjah International Book Fair has 1502 publishers from 64 countries and more than 900events

Posted on 07/10/2015: 34 views.

Sharjah, 6th October, 2015 (WAM) - It is a record breaking year for the 34th Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF) with 1.5 million on display and 1,502 publishing houses from 64 countries. Taking part for the first time Poland, Peru and Ghana, Albania, Argentina, Bulgaria, Macedonia, Magnolia, ...  Read More