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ROME: The Holy Father, Pope Francis, Head of the Roman Catholic Church, this morning received at The Vatican a delegation from the United Arab Emirates headed by Sheikha Lubna bint Khalid Al Qasimi, Minister of State for Tolerance. Sheikha Lubna and her delegation also met with Cardinal Jean- Louis Tauran, President of the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue, where various avenues of joint cooperation were discussed with regards to enriching the values of tolerance worldwide. Topics ... Read More
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The Emirates Red Crescent (ERC) has re-opened Al Mokha General Hospital in the Yemeni Governorate of Taez after its restoration. Governor of Taez Ali Al Ma'mari praised in a speech the role played by the UAE and its humanitarian arm the ERC, in re-developing the city of Al Mokha. Accompanied by the ... Read More
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H.H. Sheikh Saud bin Rashid Al Mu'alla, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Umm Al Qaiwain, has praised the efforts of the Ministry of Culture and Knowledge Development to improve culture and knowledge and protect monuments, especially its efforts to discover and restore monuments in many ... Read More
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HANNOVER: Small and medium-sized enterprises, or SMEs, are the "bloodline" of the UAE economy, delegates from the UAE Pavilion have emphasised across activities at Hannover Messe, where Emirati innovators are exhibiting to large international audiences. As the world's largest industrial technology ... Read More
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The country's first solar-powered gas station has been opened by the Emirates National Oil Company (ENOC), in yet a new sign reflecting the country's increased focus on maintaining the highest standards of sustainability and clean energy. The service station lies on the city's main Sheikh Zayed ... Read More
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Dubai is poised as the first Arab city to lead the region at par with top global players and ranked fifth on the list of the world's most competitive and attractive maritime clusters, according to an international survey conducted by Menon Business Economics Group, the globally renowned ... Read More
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Dr. Salwa Ghaddar Younis, UN Ambassador, Chairperson of the Arab Family Organisation and Ambassador of the UNDP's "Together Towards Sustainable Development" initiative, has stated that the charitable and humanitarian initiatives launched by the UAE have had great regional and international impact ... Read More
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Emirates NBD, a leading banking group in the region, has signed a Premier Partnership agreement with Expo 2020 Dubai to become its Official Banking Partner. The partnership marks Emirates NBD's long-term commitment to supporting the growth and development of the UAE, in line with the vision of His ... Read More
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The Dar Al Ber Society has completed 16 humanitarian and charitable initiatives abroad in the first quarter of 2017. These initiatives included the construction of 282 mosques, 88 schemes for distributing copies of the Holy Quran, digging and building 1,743 water wells and reservoirs, 407 ... Read More
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Etihad Airways today announced that all 14 weekly flights on the popular Abu Dhabi – Sydney route will be operated with its A380 aircraft, effective from 29th October. The current daily A380 Sydney flights will be joined by a second daily superjumbo service, upgraded from a 328-seat Boeing ... Read More
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Image Nation Abu Dhabi, one of the region's leading media and entertainment companies, and independent film platform Cinema Akil, have announced, for the first time in Abu Dhabi, "On Arab Geographies", a film programme dedicated to showcasing a selection of films from across the Arab world and ... Read More
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Passenger traffic at Dubai World Central, DWC, Dubai's second international hub, grew an impressive 29.5 percent during the first quarter of 2017 with 333,780 passengers passing through the facility compared to 257,813 in the same period in 2016 according to Dubai Airports, which also released its ... Read More