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Mohammed bin Rashid endorses Dh500 million Union Museum project

Posted on 28/04/2015: 235 views.

UAE Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum has endorsed yesterday the implementation of the Union Museum project at a cost of Dh 500 million. The 25,000 square-meter museum is adjacent to the Union House which witnessed the signing of the treaty establishing for the United Arab Emirates federation in 1971. Sheikh Mohammed, accompanied by Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs HH Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al ...  Read More


Report on Women's Empowerment in the UAE

Posted on 28/04/2015: 215 views.

The Emirates News Agency, WAM, yesterday issued a special report on the empowering of the UAE's women to coincide with the opening of the Arab-Chinese Women's Forum in Abu Dhabi tomorrow. The march of women's advancement commenced with the establishment of the UAE on 2nd December, 1971. This was ...  Read More

Emirati woman’s inspiring life showcased on YouTube

Posted on 28/04/2015: 216 views.

Kaltham Obaid Bakhit is an Emirati woman who defied challenges to become a successful role model and inspiration for those seeking to achieve their ambitions in the UAE Community. She illustrates her inspiring life journey through a short film produced by the UAE Government YouTube Channel ...  Read More

Mohamed bin Zayed orders Dh100 million for Yemeni Government's Higher Committee for Relief

Posted on 28/04/2015: 212 views.

In line with the directives of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, has given orders to commit Dh100 million to support the Yemeni Government's ...  Read More

Emirates Red Crescent to deliver urgent humanitarian assistance to the people of Nepal

Posted on 28/04/2015: 238 views.

Under the directives of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan and as per the order of His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, to deliver urgent humanitarian assistance to the people of Nepal ...  Read More

UAE has no major seismic sources - NCMS official

Posted on 28/04/2015: 133 views.

The UAE has nothing to worry about earthquakes as they are very unlikely to strike the region and residents in the UAE need not worry about it, according to the head of the seismology centre in the country. "We don't have any major seismic sources," Khamis Al Shamsi, Acting Head of Seismology at ...  Read More

President of Kosovo awards Mother Teresa Humanitarian Medal to Sheikha Fatima

Posted on 28/04/2015: 119 views.

The Republic of Kosovo has awarded H.H. Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak, Chairwoman of the General Women's Union (GWU), Supreme Chairwoman of the Family Development Foundation (FDF) and President of the Supreme Council for Motherhood and Childhood, the Mother Teresa Humanitarian Medal and a certificate ...  Read More

In implementation of Sheikha Fatima's initiative, agreement signed to build Children's Hospital in Kosovo

Posted on 28/04/2015: 122 views.

The office of H.H. Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak, Chairwoman of the General Women's Union (GWU), Supreme Chairwoman of the Family Development Foundation (FDF) and President of the Supreme Council for Motherhood and Childhood (Mother of the Nation), and the office of Atifete Jahjaga, President of ...  Read More

Mohamed bin Zayed receives New Zealand's prime minister

Posted on 28/04/2015: 126 views.

His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, on Sunday received John Key, the prime minister of New Zealand, and members of his delegation, on Monday at Al Bahr Palace. H.H. Sheikh Mohamed welcomed Prime Minister ...  Read More

Hazza bin Zayed receives Google Inc's Senior Director of Public Policy and Government Relations

Posted on 28/04/2015: 122 views.

H.H. Sheikh Hazza bin Zayed Al Nahyan, National Security Advisor and Deputy Chairman of Abu Dhabi Executive Council, received yesterday Susan Pointer, Google Inc's Senior Director of Public Policy and Government Relations for Asia Pacific, the Middle East, Sub-Saharan Africa and Russia, to discuss ...  Read More

Sanad raises over US$90m in syndicate deal

Posted on 28/04/2015: 130 views.

Sanad Aero Solutions GmbH, Sanad, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Mubadala Development Company, has increased its financings to US$600 million, in a club deal that further expands the company's spare engine and component product offering. Sanad has raised an additional US$90 million in financing ...  Read More

Abu Dhabi's ADNEC posts record Q1 results in 2015

Posted on 28/04/2015: 126 views.

Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Company (ADNEC) has posted record Q1 results in 2015, hosting 14 exhibitions and 5 conferences that attracted more than 270,000 visitors to both Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre and Al Ain Convention Centre. In Q1 of 2015, ADNEC hosted 5 conferences, representing ...  Read More

DTCM launches programme to develop Dubai’s tourism leaders of the future

Posted on 28/04/2015: 109 views.

Dubai Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DTCM), will unveil tomorrow at 'Careers UAE 2015', short term and long term plans which will see it lead the way in the recruitment and development of young Emirati people. The ‘Tourism Talent Incubator', will be a long-term industry ...  Read More

DP World reports 4.4% consolidated volume growth in Q1 2015

Posted on 28/04/2015: 110 views.

DP World Limited handled 15 million TEU (twenty-foot equivalent units) across its global portfolio of container terminals during the first quarter of 2015, with gross container volumes growing by 4.4%. After the Annual General Meeting for the year ended 31 December 2014, Sultan Ahmed bin Sulayem, ...  Read More

DEWA unveils its 2021 Strategy and launches Second Sustainability Report 2014

Posted on 28/04/2015: 136 views.

DUBAI, 28th April, 2015 (WAM) -- Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD and CEO of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority, DEWA, has launched DEWA's Strategy 2021 and the Second Sustainability Report 2014, in support of the directives of Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh ...  Read More

Performance of industrial sector of Abu Dhabi continues to improve in first half of 2014

Posted on 28/04/2015: 148 views.

Preliminary data for the performance of the industrial sector in Abu Dhabi 2014 has suggested that the manufacturing industry is going to achieve a growth rate of 10.4% assuming fixed prices. This was according to economic predictions issued by the Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development, ...  Read More

GDRFA: cruise tourists increase from 10,000 in 1998 to more than half-a-million tourists this year

Posted on 28/04/2015: 119 views.

Major General Mohammed Ahmed Al Marri, Director-General of the General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners Affairs in Dubai, GDRFA, has said that efforts to develop work in various sectors in the GDRFA is the result of the support of H.H. Lt. General Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy ...  Read More

Etihad Airways’ Emirati graduate engineers to receive on-the-job training in Switzerland

Posted on 28/04/2015: 109 views.

Etihad Airways has sent two of its Emirati graduate engineers to Geneva to undergo on-the-job, OTJ, training with Etihad Regional, operated by Darwin Airlines, as part of its UAE national development strategy. The two graduate engineers, Hamed Alredha and Ahmed Haisan, will spend three months at ...  Read More

Abu Dhabi unveils show-packed summer season

Posted on 28/04/2015: 125 views.

Abu Dhabi will have a thrilling show-packed summer season all over the emirate for all the family featuring 12 events, 63 performances and other promotions under the banner of Abu Dhabi Summer Season. Abu Dhabi Tourism and Culture Authority, TCA Abu Dhabi, yesterday unveiled the Abu Dhabi Summer ...  Read More

Federal Supreme Court reserves verdict in case of five GCC nationals on defamation charges

Posted on 28/04/2015: 114 views.

The State Security Circuit at the Federal Supreme Court, headed by Justice Falah Al-Hajri, yesterday reserved its ruling for 18th May in the case of five GCC nationals accused of disseminating information, data, rumours and pictures on websites and social networking site "Twitter," with an intent ...  Read More