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King Salman: Operation in Yemen will continue until its objectives are achieved

Posted on 29/03/2015: 326 views.

SHARM EL-SHEIKH: The 26th Arab Summit started here yesterday. Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud headed the Kingdom's delegation to the Summit. Addressing the Summit, Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud said 'A few days ago, this city witnessed the convening of the World Economic Conference, in which embodied the support of Arab and international community for Egypt. Today, we meet to deliberate on ways for overcoming the ...  Read More

UAE fighters continue strikes against Houthi positions in Sana'a, Ma'reb

Posted on 29/03/2015: 292 views.

The UAE fighter jets continued their air strikes against Houthi-controlled targets in Yemen's Sana'a and Ma'reb. The strikes are part of Operation: Al Hazm Storm, launched by the Arab coalition to protect the Yemeni people and their legitimate government from the violent and extremist Houthi ...  Read More

UAE fighter jets strike Houthis, return safely to bases

Posted on 29/03/2015: 290 views.

As part of Operation al-Hazm Storm, UAE fighter jets yesterday launched air strikes against Houthi-controlled targets in Yemen, later safely heading back to their bases. The strikes targeted air defence systems in Sana'a, Sa'ada and Hudaida, as well as surface-to-surface missiles, command and ...  Read More

UAE, IOM agree to conduct a study on labour recruitment industry

Posted on 29/03/2015: 279 views.

The UAE and the International Organisation for Migration, IOM, have recently signed an agreement to conduct a field study about the labour recruitment industry as per the framework of the Abu Dhabi Dialogue, to develop an understanding of fundamental challenges facing labour sending/receiving ...  Read More

Dubai marks Earth Hour for 8th consecutive year

Posted on 29/03/2015: 877 views.

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has achieved an impressive reduction in electricity use of 305 MWh and a reduction of 183 tonnes of carbon dioxide emissions during Earth Hour 2015 in Dubai. This is an increase of 20% compared to last year, when DEWA recorded savings of 255 MWh of ...  Read More

UAE Embassy in Bahrain launches website

Posted on 29/03/2015: 159 views.

MANAMA: Abdul Redha Mahmoud Khouri, the UAE Ambassador to Bahrain, has launched has launched the website of the UAE Embassy in the Kingdom of Bahrain in both Arabic and English. The website is now part of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs' centralised e-portal of UAE diplomatic missions abroad. The ...  Read More

UAE envoy in Dublin presents credentials to Irish President

Posted on 29/03/2015: 159 views.

DUBLIN: Dr. Saeed Mohammed Al Shamsi has presented his credentials to President Michael D. Higgins of Ireland as UAE Ambassador to Ireland. Following the ceremony, Al Shamsi conveyed the regards of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan and Vice President and Prime Minister and ...  Read More

Dubai witnesses Dh28.6 billion in FDI in 2014

Posted on 29/03/2015: 158 views.

Infrastructure development initiatives and the services industries remained the major drivers of capital into Dubai in 2014 as the emirate witnessed Dh 28.6 billion in foreign direct investment (FDI). The latest estimates by Dubai Investment Development Agency (Dubai FDI), an agency of the ...  Read More

Aabar taps strong investor demand for high-quality bonds

Posted on 29/03/2015: 160 views.

Aabar Investments has seized the initiative with a ground breaking debt by issuing a Euro 2Billion exchangeable bond with a creative structure that combines Aabar's strong reputation as a long-term investor with the financial strength of its parent, International Petroleum Investment Company ...  Read More

Dubai to host First Shopper Smart Living Show

Posted on 29/03/2015: 186 views.

With the global household appliance industry expected to reach an estimated value of US$324.2 billion by 2019 , the launch of Shopper Smart Living is on track to meet the growing regional demand for white goods, home appliances and smart home tech being driven by increases in urbanisation and per ...  Read More

‘Insta-Meylas’ links Emiratis to government

Posted on 29/03/2015: 149 views.

The Security Media Department at the General Secretariat of the Office of Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, represented by the Social Media Centre, launched the "Insta-Meylas” initiative, inspired by the lifestyle of the Emirati community. By paying attention to the comments of the ...  Read More

Dubai Crown Prince's horse wins Dubai World Cup 2015

Posted on 29/03/2015: 175 views.

Prince Bishop of H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, made a historic landslide victory this evening when it won the US$10 million Dubai World Cup at Meydan dirt racecourse. The horse won the gold cup and a cash prize of US$ 6 million. Congratulations poured ...  Read More

Nahyan bin Mubarak flags off Super Stage to launch 25th Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge

Posted on 29/03/2015: 164 views.

Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, the UAE Minister of Culture, Youth and Community Development, yesterday flagged off competitors on the Super Special Spectator Stage at Yas Marina Circuit to officially launch the 25th anniversary edition of Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge, powered by Nissan. The 53 ...  Read More