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Mohamed bin Zayed: UAE-India bilateral relations are solid; both sides keen on strengthening strategic partnership

Posted on 11/02/2016: 279 views.

NEW DELHI: His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, reiterated the strong relations between the UAE and India, saying that the two sides share a common interest in converting mutual relations to a strategic partnership in various fields. In a press statement released yesterday on the occasion of the arrival of His Highness Sheikh Mohamed in the Indian capital, New Delhi, at the start of his official visit, ...  Read More


UAE and India: a lasting friendship and advanced relationship

Posted on 11/02/2016: 282 views.

The United Arab Emirates and the Republic of India have, for centuries, enjoyed strong, sustained relationships ever since trade was established as the primary activity connecting the people of both nations, by virtue of the two countries' strategic locations along global maritime trade ...  Read More

Mohamed bin Zayed receives India's External Affairs Minister

Posted on 11/02/2016: 275 views.

NEW DELHI: His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces, received yesterday at his residence in New Delhi, India's External Affairs Minister, Sushma Swaraj. During the meeting, they discussed friendship and co-operation ...  Read More

The UAE is India`s third largest trading partner: report

Posted on 11/02/2016: 233 views.

Ties between the UAE and India are witnessing rapid and significant growth in economic, political, trade, investment, energy and cultural fields driven by millennia old bonds of friendship, mutual interests and people-to-people close contact. The relationship has flourished since the creation of ...  Read More

UAE-India trade may hit US$100 billion in 2020

Posted on 11/02/2016: 245 views.

India is considered to be the UAE's primary trade partner, accounting for about 9.8% of its total non-oil trade. India is also the largest importer of goods from the UAE, buying about 14.9% of that country's exports and about 8.7% of its re-exports, becoming the second-largest market of the UAE in ...  Read More

India, UAE energy ties to grow as Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed visits India

Posted on 11/02/2016: 288 views.

The cooperation between India and the UAE in the energy sector is expected to grow following the three-day visit of His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, to India on Wednesday. In an article in the Gulf News ...  Read More

Indian Ambassador says Sheikh Mohamed's visit to India will further cement strategic partnership between two countries

Posted on 11/02/2016: 229 views.

Indian Ambassador to the UAE, T.P Seetharam, has welcomed the visit of His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces to India, saying that the visit of His Highness would help cement a "strategic partnership" between ...  Read More

UAE media delegation briefed on role of Centre for West Asian Studies at Jawaharlal Nehru University in New Delhi

Posted on 11/02/2016: 220 views.

NEW DELHI: The UAE media delegation accompanying His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, during his current tour to India, has been briefed about the role and efforts of the Centre for West Asian Studies at ...  Read More

Indian newspaper praises Sheikh Mohamed for his leadership role in making life better and safer in the entire region

Posted on 11/02/2016: 225 views.

NEW DELHI: An Indian newspaper has said that work undertaken under the leadership and guidance of His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, is laying a solid foundation for the improvement of life in various ...  Read More

UAE, India have the power to shape the future

Posted on 11/02/2016: 224 views.

As the UAE grew in strength as an important emerging power in the region, so did its outlook and horizon in terms of its relations with other countries, commented a local daily. "It is from this position of strength that the UAE is actively charting out, on a global scale, for a broad spectrum of ...  Read More

UAE and India are natural partners: paper

Posted on 11/02/2016: 161 views.

A UAE newspaper has highlighted the official visit of His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, to India, which began yesterday. "Over the next three days, Sheikh Mohamed will meet India's senior leadership in ...  Read More

Khalifa approves the new 12th Cabinet of the United Arab Emirates

Posted on 11/02/2016: 193 views.

His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE, approved the new cabinet of the federal government. His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, announced the twelfth government of the UAE as part of the ...  Read More

Colombian President receives Abdullah bin Zayed

Posted on 11/02/2016: 139 views.

BOGOTA: President Juan Manuel Santos of Colombia, last night received H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, UAE Foreign Minister, in Bogota. During the meeting, Sheikh Abdullah and the Colombian President discussed boosting cooperation relations between the two countries in various political, ...  Read More

Abdullah bin Zayed chairs first meeting of UAE-Colombia Joint Committee

Posted on 11/02/2016: 141 views.

BOGOTA: H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, UAE Foreign Minister, and Maria Angela Holguin, Colombian Foreign Minister, have chaired the first meeting of the UAE-Colombia Joint Committee. During the meeting, the two sides reviewed ways to strengthen economic, trade and investment cooperation ...  Read More

UAE has given Dh1.64 billion aid to Yemen

Posted on 11/02/2016: 149 views.

Two million Yemenis have benefited from Dh1.64 billion in humanitarian aid from the UAE. The Ministry of International Cooperation and Development says the focus of the aid has been food, energy, health, education and water. Funds were also used to rebuild and repair infrastructure. The assistance ...  Read More

Mohammed bin Rashid honours winners of Creative Governments innovations Award

Posted on 11/02/2016: 150 views.

Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, has honoured winners of the Creative Governments innovations Award, one of the main events accompanying the World Government Summit, which concluded yesterday under the motto 'Shaping Future ...  Read More

Mohammed bin Rashid honours winners of best M-government services

Posted on 11/02/2016: 170 views.

Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, yesterday honoured the winners of the awards to recognise the best government services on smartphone. Sheikh Mohammed said the massive number of contestants has shown how the world realises the ...  Read More

Sheikh Ahmed: We are working to redesign the airspace of the UAE

Posted on 11/02/2016: 145 views.

H.H. Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman of Dubai Civil Aviation Authority and Chairman of Emirates Group, has announced that Dubai is prepared to help other countries with their air traffic navigation as part of its policy, Speaking at the 2016 World Government Summit, H.H. Sheikh Ahmed ...  Read More

Al Tayer: We are endeavouring to raise RTA global profile

Posted on 11/02/2016: 140 views.

Mattar Al Tayer, Director-General and Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors of the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA), has said the sponsoring of the 4th World Government Summit 2017 by the RTA is part of efforts to enhance RTA's standing at the global stage. There is no better platform to ...  Read More

International Cooperation in Building Cities of Future

Posted on 11/02/2016: 142 views.

The population of Dubai is expected to increase to five million by 2030. Hussain Nasser Lootah, Director General of Dubai Municipality, stated that as a consequence of increasing population and depleting natural resources, there is a parallel increase on demand on education, energy, employment, ...  Read More

Disruptive technology could radically reshape cargo industry, DP World Chairman tells World Government Summit

Posted on 11/02/2016: 134 views.

The use of drones and high speed transport systems such as Hyperloop to move and deliver cargo could radically impact large ports like Jebel Ali with cargo going straight to customers, as cargo handlers increasingly adopt smart technological solutions to facilitate trade across the globe. Speaking ...  Read More

du and SAP launch cloud services in UAE

Posted on 11/02/2016: 149 views.

UAE government enterprises will soon gain access to some of the world's smartest applications in 2016, thanks to a strategic partnership signed yesterday by du and SAP software company. during the World Government Summit. The partnership works to support the commitment to nationwide digitisation ...  Read More

ADNOC distribution announces further reduction on retail price of unsubsidised LPG cylinders

Posted on 11/02/2016: 151 views.

ADNOC Distribution has announced the new retail price of unsubsidised LPG cylinders for February 2016. As per the announcement that is set on the 10th of every month, the new retail price is as follows: Dh42 per 25lb cylinder down from the earlier marked retail price of Dh44, and Dh83 per 50lb ...  Read More

International experts discuss key issues concerning people with disabilities

Posted on 11/02/2016: 134 views.

Early Intervention is the key to help children with specific disorders. The government has introduced a host of initiatives that will not only enhance the lives of people with disabilities but also integrate them into the society, according to a Dubai government official. Dr. Hussain Ali Maseeh, ...  Read More

Global Women’s Forum Dubai will explore social initiatives, ideas and new innovative approaches to ‘give back’ to communities

Posted on 11/02/2016: 131 views.

Strategic Partner of Global Women's Forum Dubai, du, is set to explore innovative approaches to supporting the community during five key sessions at Global Women's Forum Dubai this month. Co-organised by Dubai Women Establishment and the Women's Forum for the Economy & Society, Global Women's Forum ...  Read More

National Media Council launches Call Centre

Posted on 11/02/2016: 133 views.

In line with the National Media Council's strategy aimed at ensuring the provision of all services that meet high standards of quality and efficiency, the NMC announced yesterday the launch of a unified call centre for customer service (600 535558) to create an integrated platform for responding to ...  Read More

Qasr Al Hosn Festival brings to life seven cultural Emirati practices recognised by UNESCO

Posted on 11/02/2016: 145 views.

The Qasr Al Hosn Festival, organised by Abu Dhabi Tourism and Culture Authority, TCA Abu Dhabi, is presenting intangible cultural heritage elements that have been recognised by UNESCO on its Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity, as part of its public engagement ...  Read More

More than 1670 kg of waste collected in EAD clean-up campaign

Posted on 11/02/2016: 138 views.

The Environment Agency – Abu Dhabi, EAD, along with BP, sponsor of the Sustainable Schools Initiative, SSI, organised a clean-up campaign yesterday at the area around Al Wathba Wetland Reserve for the initiative's participating students. The campaign was planned to mark the UAE's 19th National ...  Read More