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Abdullah bin Zayed gives interview to Bret Baier of US TV channel Fox News

Posted on 23/11/2014: 836 views.

In wide-ranging comments, Sheikh Abdullah reaffirmed the U.A.E.'s opposition to Da'esh, (ISIS), expressed concern about the outcome of talks with Iran on the nuclear issue, warned about the need for more attention to be paid to the situation in Libya and said that the Western powers needed to recognise that the countries of the Middle East understood the region better than outsiders. Asked about U.A.E. efforts against Da'esh, he responded, "They are trying to hijack our religion, it's not about ...  Read More

Abdullah bin Zayed, Ethiopian Foreign Minister inaugurate new building for Ethiopian Embassy in Abu Dhabi

Posted on 23/11/2014: 593 views.

H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Foreign Minister, and Ethiopian Foreign Minister Dr. Tedros Adhanom, yesterday opened the new building for Ethiopian Embassy at Al Bateen in Abu Dhabi. Sheikh Abdullah and Adhanom unveiled the commemorative plaque to mark the opening of the building. The ...  Read More

A graffiti for the record book planned for National Day

Posted on 23/11/2014: 538 views.

Shaikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Dubai Executive Council, has ordered the prompt implementation of a new art and cultural project titled ‘Our Journey', marking the U.A.E.'s 43rd National Day celebrations. Expected to enter the Guinness ...  Read More

Burj Khalifa, the site for world's highest selfies

Posted on 23/11/2014: 555 views.

Taking the selfie phenomenon to a new level, a 47-year-old British photographer captured an image of himself on top of Dubai's Burj Khalifa, the tallest man-made structure in the world. To take the highest selfie, Gerald Donovan, who has lived in the U.A.E. for seven years, used a special panoramic ...  Read More

Etihad Airways extends Formula 1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix title sponsorship

Posted on 23/11/2014: 466 views.

Etihad Airways has extended its title sponsorship of the Formula 1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix to become one of the longest title sponsors in F1 history. The airline has been the Title Sponsor of the Middle East's biggest sporting event since the inaugural race in 2009. The partnership extension was ...  Read More

U.A.E., UK officials discuss cooperation on border security, management

Posted on 23/11/2014: 270 views.

Major General Obaid Moheir bin Suroor, Deputy Director-General of Residency and Foreigners Affairs - Dubai (GDRFA-Dubai), and Mandie Campbell, Director-General of the Immigration Enforcement at the UK Home Office, discussed ways of bolstering cooperation on border control and management between the ...  Read More

NMC hosts 95 media representatives from 54 countries for 43rd National Day celebrations

Posted on 23/11/2014: 197 views.

The U.A.E. National Media Council (NMC) is hosting 95 representatives of the media from 54 countries on the occasion of the 43rd National Day in a comprehensive three-day programme that will include interviews with U.A.E. ministers and senior officials. The programme is being run by the NMC under ...  Read More

G20 Interfaith Summit reviews U.A.E.'s experience in religious freedom, tolerance and co-existence

Posted on 23/11/2014: 193 views.

Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Culture, Youth and Community Development, has affirmed the importance of resolutions of the G20 Interfaith Summit to solve problems facing the humanity through the religious dialogue as a way for co-operation to achieve happiness for all ...  Read More

ADFD signs Dh110m deal with Madagascar

Posted on 23/11/2014: 211 views.

Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) is set to extend Dh110 million in soft loans to the Republic of Madagascar for the construction of a 117km two-lane road and seven bridges that will connect key rural areas of the country. Confirming the Abu Dhabi Fund for Development's support, a Memorandum of ...  Read More

U.A.E. Ambassador to Serbia inspects U.A.E. residential Project

Posted on 23/11/2014: 282 views.

Juma Rashid Saif Al Dhaheri, U.A.E. Ambassador to the Republic of Serbia has inspected U.A.E. residential Project in Valjevo City, which is being rebuilt by the assistance from the U.A.E.. These houses were damaged in last June floods caused by unprecedented torrential rain. Al Dhaheri was ...  Read More

Nahyan attends Heritage Village functions at Yas Marina Circuit

Posted on 23/11/2014: 209 views.

H.H. Sheikh Nahyan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan Charitable and Humanitarian Foundation and Chairman of the Abu Dhabi Sports Council, on Friday attended the functions organised at the Heritage Village on the sidelines of the Formula 1 Abu Dhabi ...  Read More