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The U.A.E. leadership s support, guidance and determination to engage Emirati women as active members of the community are among the main drivers enabling women to work shoulder-to-shoulder with the men and have their fair share in building the future of their country, said Chairperson of the Board of Directors of Dubai Women Establishment, DWE. "President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan and Vice President and Prime Minister of U.A.E. and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh ... Read More
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CAIRO: Dr. Sultan bin Ahmed Sultan Al Jaber, Minister of State, and Chairman of the Coordination Office of U.A.E.-funded Development Projects in Egypt, has inspected progress at the construction site of a new bridge in Ardh Alliwa at-grade intersection, one of the four U.A.E.-funded projects under ... Read More
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PALANAS, PHILIPPINES: Like many Filipino children from the provinces, Mark John did not have the luxury of daily education. When his father died and his mother left him to be raised by a relative, Mark had to start contributing to the household income. The youngest of three children, he dropped out ... Read More
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Abu Dhabi Marine Operating Company, ADMA-OPCO, the emirate's leading offshore company, and British Petroleum, BP, have signed agreement to develop a new technology for Enhanced Oil Recovery, EOR. Signed during a recent visit by ADMA-OPCP officials to BP in UK, the new agreement for performing a ... Read More
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Masdar, Abu Dhabi's renewable energy company, will collaborate with Etisalat, U.A.E.'s telecom telecoms major, to help it integrate sustainable, energy solutions into its operations, according to a two-year Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed on the sidelines of GITEX Technology Week 2014. The ... Read More
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Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansouri, Minister of Economy and co-chairman of the Summit on the Global Agenda 2014, spoke in Europe last week about the U.A.E.'s continuing support to promote discussions to develop communities throughout the world and seek solutions for current problems. Al Mansouri made his ... Read More
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The government of the emirate of Sharjah is focusing on promoting investment opportunities in tourism, environment, transport and healthcare, to attract more foreign direct investment, FDI, to the emirate, said Marwan Bin Jassim Al Sarkal, CEO of Sharjah Investment and Development Authority ... Read More
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A high-level government delegation from the Republic of Ghana headed by Alhaji Inusah Fuseini, Minister for Roads and Highways, visited the Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) headquarters. The meeting aimed to enhance mutual cooperation between the Fund and the government of Ghana by encouraging ... Read More
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The Ministry of State for Federal National Council Affairs, MFNCA, has launched MFNCA, a smartphone app to enable members of the society to receive its news and information on its activities. It said the move is in line with the U.A.E.'s shift to smart government and efforts to achieve its ... Read More
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Sharjah Museums Department has announced that Lasting Impressions: Noor Ali Rashid, will be on view from October 22, 2014, through December 6, 2014. The exhibition, developed in collaboration with the Noor Ali Rashid Archives, is the first, extensive retrospective of Middle East's pioneering ... Read More
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Police in Dubai are currently testing the use of Google Glass for traffic police officers to use on the scene of an accident to send live feed to the operations room. This is just the most recent use of Google Glass that Dubai Police have tested for integrating the device into traffic police ... Read More
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Al Ihsan Charity Association, in cooperation with the Emirates Association of the Visually Impaired and Noor Dubai, organised a walk at Mirdif City Centre to mark World White Cane Day which falls on October 15. More than 50 visually impaired children and more than 1,000 community member ... Read More
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Sheikh Khalid Al Qasimi won the Abu Dhabi Rally, a candidate event for next year's FIA Middle East Rally Championship (MERC), in dominating fashion on Friday. Sheikh Khalid dominated the event from day one, going fastest in the super special stage held on Thursday night at the capital's iconic Yas ... Read More
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40 of the world's best action sports athletes and stunt performers will perform in Abu Dhabi in U.A.E. on December 5 as part of National Day celebrations. Imagine flying across a stadium in a wheelchair or an armchair, or even a bath tub! A bunch of buddies who call themselves the Nitro Circus ... Read More