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UAE Champions Sustainable Energy at UN

Posted on 23/05/2015: 399 views.

NEW YORK: The United Arab Emirates announced on Wednesday a wide range of initiatives to accelerate deployment of clean energy at the UN Sustainable Energy for All (SE4A) Forum, notably in support of the UN goal to double the global share of renewable energy by 2030. The country's actions include major domestic policy reforms, such as the tripling of renewable energy targets in Dubai, as well as initiatives on women's empowerment, new laureates of the Zayed Future Energy Prize, and expansion of ...  Read More


UAE announces success of Zayed Future Energy Prize’s commitment to UN Sustainable Energy Goals

Posted on 23/05/2015: 337 views.

The UAE announced the success of its commitment to the United Nations Sustainable Energy for All (SE4All) initiative through the Global High Schools category of the Zayed Future Energy Prize, yesterday on the last day of the Second Annual United Nations Sustainable Energy for All Forum at the UN in ...  Read More

UAE Government Leaders Programme delegates visit giant U.S. corporations

Posted on 23/05/2015: 339 views.

The UAE Government Leaders Programme organised a visit to the United States for 30 members of the Innovative Leaders Programme to exchange knowledge, experiences and best practices in the public and private sectors, and enhance the participants' leadership skills and knowledge based on ...  Read More

UAE, FAO discuss regional initiative to enhance water resources

Posted on 23/05/2015: 339 views.

Officials of the UAE Ministry of Environment and Water have met with representatives of the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations, FAO, to discuss the organisation's initiative for sustainable management of water resources in the region. During the meeting, Mariam Saeed Hareb, ...  Read More

Al Hammadi: UAE vision for educational development looks beyond 2015

Posted on 23/05/2015: 346 views.

SEOUL: The opportunities and potential in the UAE ensures the country's ability to make a qualitative leap in education and advance to top positions globally, Hussain bin Ibrahim Al Hammadi, Minister of Education, said, adding that this is in line with the UAE's commitments to sustainability in ...  Read More

Government of Dubai Legal Affairs Department launches new smart services

Posted on 23/05/2015: 194 views.

The Government of Dubai Legal Affairs Department has launched smart services which are accessible via various smart devices. The move is in line with the directives of Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, to shift services provided ...  Read More

UAE condemns terrorist attack targeting worshippers in Saudi Arabia's Qatif mosque

Posted on 23/05/2015: 197 views.

The United Arab Emirates has condemned the terrorist attack that targeted worshippers in a mosque in Qudayh Town of Saudi Arabia's Qatif Governorate, in which tens of innocent people were killed and injured. In a statement made today, Dr. Anwar bin Mohammed Gargash, Minister of State for Foreign ...  Read More

Qatari nationals sentenced by State Security Court

Posted on 23/05/2015: 188 views.

President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan has ordered the release of the two Qatari citizens sentenced by the UAE State Security Court, to emphasise the UAE's keenness to strengthen the close fraternal relations between the leaderships and peoples of the two brotherly countries. – ...  Read More

ERC distributes more aid to those affected by events in Yemen

Posted on 23/05/2015: 184 views.

The Emirates Red Crescent Authority (ERC) has distributed 1, 225 tonnes of foodstuff to those affected by the unfolding events in Yemen. Earlier, the ship laden with the humanitarian aid, ordered by the ERC arrived in Aden to alleviate the suffering of Yemeni brothers. Also other ships carrying 4, ...  Read More

Montenegro's president visits UAE pavilion at Expo Milano 2015

Posted on 23/05/2015: 199 views.

MILAN: President of Montenegro, Filip Vujanovic, expressed his country's desire to strengthen cooperation relations with the UAE. Vujanovic made his remark yesterday during his visit to the UAE pavilion at Expo Milano 2015 where he watched the 'Family Tree', a movie offering glimpses of the ...  Read More

Omani official visits UAE Pavilion at Expo Milano 2015

Posted on 23/05/2015: 153 views.

MILAN: Secretary-General of the Ministry of Defence Oman, Mohammed bin Nasser Al Rasibi, and his delegation on Friday visited the UAE pavilion at Expo Milano 2015. Accompanied by Deputy Commissioner-General of the UAE Pavilion, Abdullah Mohammed Al Aidarous, the Omani official toured the pavilion ...  Read More

New Dubai Police forensics lab stays one step ahead

Posted on 23/05/2015: 194 views.

Dubai Police's new forensics laboratory being built at a cost of $100 million (Dh367.28 million) is expected to be operational by the end of the year. The four-storey building will cover an area of 400,000 square feet and consist of three main sections and two sub-sections, said Colonel Fahd Al ...  Read More