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Mohammed bin Rashid approves 20 strategic initiatives for Emirates Scientists Council

Posted on 27/10/2016: 364 views.

With the aim of creating a conducive environment for innovation and scientific research in the country, and develop a generation of Emiratis scientists and researchers for the benefit of the country, Vice President and Prime Minster of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum has approved 20 strategic initiatives for the Emirates Scientists Council. "Our objective is to set our scientific and research priorities that serve our interests, cement our economy ...  Read More

Mohamed bin Zayed attends forum on moral education

Posted on 27/10/2016: 353 views.

The United Arab Emirates has always cherished its identity and values, stemming from the teachings of Islam and from the rich traditions of its ancestors, His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, said on ...  Read More

UAE media handles events professionally, says Sultan Al Jaber

Posted on 27/10/2016: 351 views.

The UAE media deals in a realistic and professional manner with events keeping national interests in mind, Dr. Sultan bin Ahmad Sultan Al Jaber, Minister of State, Chairman of the Board of Director of National Media Council (NMC), has said. The region experiences threats and risks, which prompt ...  Read More

Sawab Centre focusses on family in countering extremism

Posted on 27/10/2016: 338 views.

The Sawab Centre, a joint UAE-US initiative to combat Daesh's online propaganda and promote positive alternatives to extremism, has announced the launch of its latest social media campaign which highlights the essential role of the family in countering the spread of extremism. The three-day ...  Read More

Non-interference in affairs of other states is key to stability: UAE MP

Posted on 27/10/2016: 325 views.

GENEVA: Non-interference in the internal affairs of another state and respect for its sovereignty, remains the key to security and stability in the region, a UAE Member of Parliament told the Standing Committee on Peace and International Security on the margins of the 135th IPU Assembly in ...  Read More

Democracy and human rights committee at IPU approves UAE proposals

Posted on 27/10/2016: 229 views.

GENEVA: The democracy and human rights standing committee at the Inter-Parliamentary Union, IPU, has endorsed the proposals on women empowerment submitted by the UAE Parliamentary Division delegation. During the meeting, on the sidelines of 135th session of the IPU and 199th session of the IPU ...  Read More

UAE inaugurates power station in Abyan, Yemen

Posted on 27/10/2016: 198 views.

ABYAN: The first phase of Ju'ar power station in Abyan Governorate, Yemen, has been inaugurated by the UAE as part of its massive humanitarian, relief and development initiative to alleviate the suffering of the people of Yemen. Abyan had been experiencing power outage for more than a year and half ...  Read More

ERC delivers tugboat Al Mukalla port

Posted on 27/10/2016: 206 views.

AL MUKALLA: The Emirates Red Crescent Authority, ERC, has delivered a new tugboat to the Yemeni port of Al Mukalla, as per the directives of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, to provide continuous support to the people of Yemen. The ceremony to mark the delivery of the boat ...  Read More

Mansour bin Zayed attends signing of International road transport of passengers and goods agreement between UAE and Oman

Posted on 27/10/2016: 195 views.

MUSCAT, 26th October, 2016 (WAM) -- H.H. Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs and Sayyid Khalid bin Hilal al-Busaidi, Minister of the Diwan of Royal Court, yesterday attended signing of the in International road transport of passengers and ...  Read More

Etisalat Group reports net profit of AED 6.2 billion in nine months of 2016

Posted on 27/10/2016: 189 views.

The Etisalat Group has reported a net profit of AED6.2 billion for the first nine months of 2016, an increase of 9 percent compared to same period last year. The consolidated financial statements issued yesterday show that consolidated revenues of the group amounted to AED13.2 billion and increased ...  Read More

Over 80% of Dubai people are happy: Happiness Snapshot

Posted on 27/10/2016: 1 views.

Eighty three percent of people in Dubai consider themselves happy today, and 95 percent predict that they will be happy in five years from now, according to a study released by the Smart Dubai Office at the first meeting of the "Happiness Champions" for the Smart Dubai Happiness Agenda. Dr. Aisha ...  Read More

Abu Dhabi's non-oil foreign trade soars to over AED84 billion in H1, 2016

Posted on 27/10/2016: 199 views.

Abu Dhabi's non-oil foreign trade through various customs ports was AED84.349 billion, registering an increase of AED59 million compared to the same period last year, according to the General Administration of Customs Abu Dhabi. The value of imports reached AED57.363 billion and exports reached ...  Read More

UAE Central Bank announces M2 increase to AED1200.2 billion

Posted on 27/10/2016: 185 views.

The UAE Central Bank has announced that the Money Supply aggregate M2 increased by 1.4%, from AED1183.9 billion at the end of August 2016 to AED1200.2 billion at the end of September 2016. The bank also announced that Money Supply aggregate M1 decreased by 0.2%, from AED473.3 billion at the end of ...  Read More

Historic win for UAE team at the 'F1 in Schools' World Finals 2016

Posted on 27/10/2016: 215 views.

A team of students from Dubai picked up a coveted award in the finals of the international design competition, 'F1 in Schools, The Formula One STEM Challenge'. Created to instill excellence in science, technology, engineering and mathematics, STEM, the annual competition challenges students from ...  Read More