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Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi receives US Secretary of State

Posted on 24/11/2015: 364 views.

His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, on Monday received US Secretary of State John Kerry and members of the delegation accompanying him on a current visit to the UAE. H.H. Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed welcomed Kerry's visit and discussed with him the excellent friendship and co-operation relations between the UAE and the United States. During the meeting, the two parties reviewed spheres of co-operation and ...  Read More

Abdullah bin Zayed accompanies US Secretary of State on a tour of Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque

Posted on 24/11/2015: 337 views.

Foreign Minister H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan accompanied US Secretary of State John Kerry on a tour of the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque in Abu Dhabi. During his tour, Kerry stopped at the Mosque's different sections and was briefed about the story behind construction of this landmark and ...  Read More

Mohamed bin Zayed receives Saudi Foreign Minister

Posted on 24/11/2015: 325 views.

His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces received this evening at Al Bahr Palace Saudi Foreign Minister Adil Al Jubair, who is currently visiting the UAE. Sheikh Mohamed welcomed Al Jubair and discussed with him ...  Read More

Mohamed bin Zayed receives chiefs of Yemeni tribes

Posted on 24/11/2015: 317 views.

ABU DHABI, 24th November, 2015 (WAM) His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, has said that the people of Yemen are capable of facing all challenges and re-building their state on a purely Yemeni and Arab ...  Read More

Yemeni President commend UAE's efforts in liberation of Aden

Posted on 24/11/2015: 304 views.

ADEN: President of Yemen Abd Rabbu Mansour Hadi has praised the efforts made by the UAE in the liberation and re-building of Aden and neighbouring provinces. During a meeting yesterday with the leaders of political parties and non-government organisations in Aden, President Hadi said the UAE played ...  Read More

UAE Armed Forces concludes training of new batch of members of Yemeni resistance

Posted on 24/11/2015: 311 views.

The UAE Armed Forces has concluded the rehabilitation and training of a new batch of members of the Yemeni resistance to join the armed forces in Yemen, affiliated with the legitimacy, after having undergone intensive training by UAE Armed Forces' trainers in various disciplines. The members ...  Read More

Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre announces 10 innovative space technologies, satellite applications

Posted on 24/11/2015: 297 views.

DUBAI, 24th November 2015 (WAM) --- The Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) has announced 10 new innovative space technologies and satellite applications, distributed among KhalifaSat, Nayif-1, SAFIY and "Semi-Supervised classification tool for DubaiSat-2 multispectral images". Most of the ...  Read More

Masdar turns the tap on cutting-edge seawater desalination programme to address access to region’s most precious resource

Posted on 24/11/2015: 214 views.

Masdar's pilot programme in Ghantoot, Abu Dhabi, saw the start of the operational stage 1,500 m3/day of potable water produced over the next 15 months using four unique technologies that will demonstrate commercially-viable and energy efficient solutions for renewable-powered desalination. After ...  Read More

Smart device to educate workers about rights

Posted on 24/11/2015: 467 views.

A new smart device - interestingly called "Sunday the 22nd" - will help raise the awareness of labourers about their rights and duties. The Ministry of Labour launched the device in Dubai on Sunday as part of the ongoing Innovation Week. Maher Al Obed, assistant undersecretary for inspection ...  Read More

UAE Ministry of Economy, GE sign MoU to promote innovation partnership to mark 'Year of Innovation'

Posted on 24/11/2015: 357 views.

The UAE Ministry of Economy and General Electric (NYSE: GE ) on Monday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to strengthen the culture of localised innovation, and inspire UAE government employees with deep insights on the innovation and entrepreneurship ecosystem. As per the MoU, GE will ...  Read More

Mohammed bin Rashid launches national programme to integrate innovation and entrepreneurship in higher education curriculums

Posted on 24/11/2015: 193 views.

Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, on Monday launched a national programme to integrate innovation and entrepreneurship into the curriculums of both public and private higher education institutions in ...  Read More

Hamed bin Zayed witnesses EBTIC Founders signing agreement

Posted on 24/11/2015: 209 views.

HH Sheikh Hamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Chief of the Abu Dhabi Crown Prince's Court and Chairman of Khalifa University's Board of Trustees, witnessed the signing of an agreement between the Etisalat BT Innovation Centre's (EBTIC) founding partners: Khalifa University, Etisalat and BT, at the ...  Read More

Federal Supreme Court sentences GCC national to five years in jail for insulting state figures

Posted on 24/11/2015: 176 views.

The State Security Division of the Federal Supreme Court yesterday sentenced in absentia GCC national M.F.D to five years in jail for insulting the state figures and for spreading false news and rumours in a televised interview. In another case, the court convicted Emirati national KH.T.R to ten ...  Read More

Arabian Oryx experts discuss enhancing national conservation efforts in UAE

Posted on 24/11/2015: 228 views.

The General Secretariat for the Conservation of the Arabian Oryx, GSCAO, has gathered key experts to the UAE to enhance collective Arabian Oryx conservation efforts. The National Workshop for Arabian Oryx Collections in the UAE, which was hosted last week by the Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve ...  Read More

Sultan Al Qasimi inaugurates Wasit Wetland Centre in Sharjah

Posted on 24/11/2015: 201 views.

HH Sheikh Dr Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of Sharjah, inaugurated, on Monday, the Wasit Wetland Centre (WWC) located in Wasit Natural Reserve (WNR), which spreads over an area of 4.5 km2, forming part of the eco-tourist system in the emirate of Sharjah and ...  Read More

F1 race cars arrive at Abu Dhabi International Airport

Posted on 24/11/2015: 246 views.

Formula 1 cars have begun arriving at Abu Dhabi International Airport, AUH, ahead of this weekend's race. Several flights have already landed from Brazil, where the penultimate race of the season was held. In total, eight flights have been scheduled for shipping in the race cargo. The Formula 1 ...  Read More