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TAIF: His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, has underlined that helping brothers and contributing towards restoring the security and stability of the people, is a steady and firm approach in the policy of the United Arab Emirates towards sisterly countries. He added that the UAE led by President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, will always be supportive to the brothers and will not ... Read More
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Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, yesterday received John Key, the visiting Prime Minister of New Zealand, along with his accompanying delegation. H.H. Sheikh Maktoum bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai ... Read More
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Emirates Red Crescent Authority (ERC) has completed its preparations to dispatch urgent humanitarian aid to those affected by Nepal's earthquake. The move follows the directives of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan and His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown ... Read More
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H.H. Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak, Chairwoman of the General Women's Union (GWU), Supreme Chairwoman of the Family Development Foundation (FDF) and President of the Supreme Council for Motherhood and Childhood, has donated Dh 5 million to provide relief for victims of Nepal's earthquake that hit the ... Read More
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The UAE Ministerial Council for Services, chaired by H.H. Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs, discussed recommendations of a study on the strategic planning of national workforce in the UAE. The project includes designing a database of six ... Read More
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Trust is generally one of the world's scarcest commodities, according to global PR firm Edelman's 2015 annual "Trust Barometer", which says that given the state of the world today, perhaps it's no surprise that governments the world over are seen as largely untrustworthy, with governments, ... Read More
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Abu Dhabi Tourism and Culture Authority, TCA Abu Dhabi, has showcased Abu Dhabi Emirate as a key destination for the first time to the South African Travel industry at the World Travel Market 2015, which was recently held in Cape Town. TCA Abu Dhabi, along with key partners such as Etihad Airways ... Read More
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The Sharjah Investment and Development Authority, Shurooq, has been promoting Sharjah to investors from around the globe at the World's Investment Summit, the culmination of a roadshow to Taiwan and Shanghai, that took place from April 19th-23rd. Shurooq, represented by Mohamed Al Musharrkh, Head ... Read More
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Dubai Financial Market Company (PJSC) yesterday announced its financial results for the first quarter of the year ending March 31st 2015, posting a net profit of Dh 67.7 Million, a 69% decline compared to Dh 215.1 Million during the corresponding period of 2014. The company's total revenue has ... Read More
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The value of the textiles and fabrics trade in Dubai in 2014 was around Dh16.4 billion, with Dh10.14 billion in imports, Dh1.3 billion in exports, and Dh4.22 billion in re-exports. In a statement to WAM, the Director of Strategy and Corporate Excellence Department at Dubai Customs, Ahmed Abdul ... Read More
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Emirati women are considerably participating in economic development, as figures issued by Abu Dhabi Statistics Centre show that relative participation of female citizens in the labour force in 2013 was up to 31.2 percent of the measured total labour force in Abu Dhabi. Abu Dhabi Businesswomen ... Read More
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Dubai, Barcelona, Helsinki and Ghent are the four cities currently confirmed to participate in the global Smart City App Hack competition. The cities will join forces to create a network of citizens who will collaborate to develop mobile apps designed to help to design and build the Smart Cities of ... Read More
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The Abu Dhabi Crown Prince's Court, in cooperation with McGill University in Montreal, Canada, has announced the establishment of McGill UAE Fellowships in Science and Engineering. The fellowships, under the direction of His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and ... Read More
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Master developer - Nakheel - is inviting young Emiratis to be part of the future of Dubai through an aggressive recruitment campaign to be launched at Careers UAE 2015. Nakheel - Gold Sponsor of the three day event - will use Careers UAE to entice Emirati men and women to help the company deliver a ... Read More
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Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum on Sunday attended the launch of the first Diploma in Government Innovation. H.H. Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs, was present at ... Read More
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Emirates Post Group has won the first place in the international EMS Call Centre of the Year (2014) Awards instituted by the EMS division of the Universal Postal Union (UPU). The award was presented at a ceremony held in Berne, Switzerland, recently. The UAE is the first Arab nation to win this ... Read More
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More than 4,000 students from across private and public schools in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi are taking part in the Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA), a survey which aims to measure how far 15-year old students approaching the end of their schooling education, have acquired ... Read More
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A delegation from Noor Dubai Foundation, led by chairman Essa Al Maidoor, has visited The Carter Centre, a non-profit group in the US. Jimmy Carter, former US president and the centre's chairman, welcomed the delegation and presented a report on the progress of the trachoma elimination programme ... Read More
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World-renowned writer, Brandon Sanderson, pleased a legion of adoring fans during a book signing event yesterday at the 7th Sharjah Children's Reading Festival, SCRF 2015, when he had signed several visitors' books. The American author has published eight solo novels throughout the past decade, ... Read More
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Capital Club, Dubai's premier private business club and a member of the ENSHAA group of companies, celebrated its 7th anniversary on April 16th in a retro-inspired throw back to the glitz and glam of the 1950s. The event, based on the famous Marilyn Monroe film, "The Seven Year Itch", saw 800 ... Read More
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The Abu Dhabi International Book Fair, ADIBF, is to feature three musical performances by regional artists in its 25th anniversary, from 7th to 13th May, at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre, ADNEC. Organised by the Abu Dhabi Tourism and Culture Authority, the exhibition's visitors will be able ... Read More