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In a celebration held at Emirates Palace this evening, seven extraordinary individuals were recognised for their generous and worthwhile deeds at the seventh Abu Dhabi Awards ceremony. Held under the patronage of His Highness General Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, HH Sheikh Hazza bin Zayed Al Nahyan, National Security Advisor and Vice Chairman of the Executive Council of Abu Dhabi, presented the Awards and ... Read More
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The Dubai Art Season, a month-long arts initiative from March 14 to April 15, will showcase over 150 creative activities underlining the city's status as a global creative hub. Launched by the Dubai Culture and Arts Authority (Dubai Culture), Dubai Art Season will unite the city's premier arts ... Read More
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Aiming to attract many investors from around the world, Al Hamra Real Estate launched its latest flagship project, Falcon Island in Ras Al Khaimah, with Dh1 billion of investments. The Falcon Island development features 150 villas and waterfront mansions with private beaches, canals and ... Read More
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Sharjah Media Centre (SMC) has announced that the construction work for the Al Majaz Amphitheatre, with a total cost exceeding Dh 140 million, has reached 90 per cent of completion. The amphitheatre will stage the epic oratorio "Clusters of Light” on March. 26 .The outdoor venue, built over an ... Read More
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Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansouri, Minister of Economy and Chairman of Board of General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA, has praised the infrastructure projects being implemented by the Abu Dhabi Airports Company (ADAC). He added that the expansion of the Abu Dhabi International Airport is in line with ... Read More
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Drydocks World and Maritime World yesterday announced that it has reached an agreement with DNV GL and appointed the classification society to provide re-certification services for its Quality Management Systems. DNV GL will be reviewing and auditing Drydocks World and Maritime World Quality ... Read More
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The commercial aviation partnerships between UAE and US is playing a central role in the success of record trade numbers between the two sides totalling US$26.9 billion in 2013. According to the US-UAE Business Council, transportation equipment, including Boeing aircraft and GE engines was the ... Read More
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The Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq) and the US Chamber of Commerce have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) aimed at promoting investment, trade, technical and economic cooperation, enhancing exports, and the exchange of visits by investment delegations between the ... Read More
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The Institute Centre for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (iInnovation) at Masdar Institute of Science and Technology yesterday launched the BP Innovation Scholarship programme. The first two scholarships under the new programme are expected to be awarded in September 2014. The BP Innovation ... Read More
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The National Bank of Abu Dhabi's (NBAD) shareholders approved the distribution of cash dividend of 40 per cent and stock dividend of 10per cent for the financial year ended 31 December 2013 at the annual general meeting (AGM), held yesterday in Abu Dhabi. Shareholders registered in the Bank's ... Read More
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Emirates Reit, the United Arab Emirates-based real estate investment trust, will sell shares on Nasdaq Dubai in the first initial public offering (IPO) in at least five years. The company is seeking a minimum of Dh500 million (US$136 million) for acquisitions and investments, it said in Dubai ... Read More
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Abu Dhabi's Consumer Price Index (CPI) increased by 2.6% in February 2014, compared with the same period of 2013, as shown by the increase in the CPI from 123.2 points in February 2013 to 126.3 points in February 2014,Abu Dhabi Statistics Centre (SCAD) monthly data showed. . Abu Dhabi's inflation ... Read More
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Vice-President and Prime Minister, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, in his capacity as Ruler of Dubai, has issued a law to protect the rights of people with disabilities in the Emirate of Dubai. This law supports Federal Law No. 29 of 2006 concerning the rights of people with ... Read More
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In order to reduce the traffic accidents involving taxis in the city by at least half, the Centre For Regulation of Transport by Hire Cars in the occasion of "Gulf Traffic Week" has launched a "Traffic Safety and Security" initiative for 2014. The initiative comprises a set of additional laws and ... Read More
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Amman: Hussein Hazza Majali, the Jordanian Interior Minister, has commended the UAE's efforts in the food, health and educational and services fields, being provided for Syrian refugees in Jordan . During his visit to the UAE-Jordan Camp for Syrian refugees at Mreejab Al Fohood, Jordan, Mr. Majali ... Read More