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DUBAI, 18th January, 2017 (WAM) -- H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of Dubai Executive Council, launched today " The Benefit of Reading"…
01.18 / 17:59
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DUBAI, 18th January, 2017 (WAM) -- H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of Dubai Executive Council, attended on Wednesday the graduation ceremony of the 24th batch of police officers of Dubai Police…
01.18 / 14:33
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SIR BANI YAS, UAE, 18th January 2017 (WAM) -- The UAE's Minister of State for Tolerance, Sheikha Lubna Al Qasimi, has invited leaders of the country's Christian communities to play their part in contributing to the promotion of the country's recently-announced National Programme for…
01.18 / 12:09
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ABU DHABI, 18th January, 2017 (WAM) -- The Ministry of Energy today signed a Project Management Office, PMO, contract with Energy Events Experts, E3, a Dubai-based organiser of global trade events for the energy sector, who will oversee the preparation of the World Energy Congress, WEC 2019, to be held in Abu…
01.18 / 11:28
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ABU DHABI, 18th January, 2017 (WAM) -- 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 a social media campaign to highlight Daesh’s myriad atrocities and crimes against hum…
01.18 / 10:26
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ABU DHABI, 18th January, 2017 (WAM) -- H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, yesterday received Salahuddin Rabbani, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Islamic Republic of…
01.18 / 09:45
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ABU DHABI, 17th January, 2017 (WAM) -- Faiz Mohammad Osmani Minister of Hajj and Religious Affairs and Envoy of the Afghan President, has offered his condolences on the UAE's martyrs, who were killed in the Kandahar terrorist attack, while on a humanitarian…
01.17 / 21:06
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ABU DHABI, 17th January, 2017 (WAM) -- Minister of Pilgrimage and Endowments, Othmani Ahmed Othmani, envoy of the Afghan President, has offered his condolences on the UAE's martyrs, who were killed in the Kandahar terrorist attack, while on a humanitarian…
01.17 / 19:44
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ABU DHABI, 17th January, 2017 (WAM) -- The 15th Ministerial Meeting of Asian Cooperation Dialogue, ACD, started in Abu Dhabi on Tuesday, with foreign ministers and heads of delegations from member states taking part in the…
01.17 / 18:01
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DUBAI, 17th January, 2017 (WAM) -- The government accelerators team for the Ministry of Interior have participated in a workshop held at Emirates Towers in…
01.17 / 17:41
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DUBAI, 17th January, 2017 (WAM) -- The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has revealed the findings and recommendations of the 3rd edition of the Dubai International Project Management Forum (DIPMF) 2016 held under the theme: ‘Shaping the Future.’ The event took place under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Executive Council. HH Sheikh Ahmed bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairman of Mohammed bin Rashid Al…
01.17 / 14:57
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DUBAI, 17th January, 2017 (WAM) -- H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of Dubai Executive Council, handed over the Hamdan bin Mohammed Smart Government Programme flag to the Road and Transport Authority, RTA, as its "RTA Smart Bus Shelters Initiative" had won the public award category at the Hamdan Bin Mohammed Award for Smart…
01.17 / 14:16
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ABU DHABI,17th January, 2017 (WAM) -- President of the Republic of Seychelles Danny Faure visited Wahat Al Karama (Oasis of Dignity) memorial, built to honour UAE's martyrs and their sacrifices to defend the country and its achievements, on Tuesday in Abu…
01.17 / 13:55
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ABU DHABI, 17th January, 2017 (WAM) -- Masdar, Abu Dhabi’s renewable energy company, has signed a cooperation agreement with Qatar Electricity and Water Company, QEWC, and Nebras Power, at Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week, to develop renewable and sustainable energy p…
01.17 / 13:16
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ABU DHABI, 17th January, 2017 (WAM) -- His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, has received a message from the Emir of Kuwait, H.H. Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, regarding the fraternal relations between the two countries and issues of mutual…
01.17 / 13:15
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ABU DHABI, 17th January, 2017 (WAM) -- The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has a notable presence at the latest edition of Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week, ADSW, with over 15 Saudi companies showcasing their latest cost effective and environment friendly products and…
01.17 / 12:34
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ABU DHABI, 17th January, 2017 (WAM) -- H.H. Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs, affirmed on Tuesday the UAE’s desire to deepen its ties of friendship and co-operation with the Republic of Kazakhstan, which would help serve mutual i…
01.17 / 12:13
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SHARJAH, 17th January, 2017 (WAM) -- H.H. Dr. Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, has issued an Emiri Decree amending Emiri Decree No. 65 of 2014 pertaining to the formation of the Urban Planning Council of the Emirate of…
01.17 / 10:11
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ABU DHABI, 17th January, 2017 (WAM) -- The Toyota Motor Corporation has agreed to collaborate with Masdar, Abu Dhabi National Oil Company, ADNOC, Air Liquide, and Toyota distributor Al-Futtaim Motors, in a joint research programme to explore the potential of hydrogen energy use in the UAE for the creation of a sustainable, low-carbon society. As part of the programme, Toyota will begin driving and refueling demonstration tests of the Mirai fuel cell vehicle, FCV, in the UAE from May,…
01.17 / 10:10
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SHARJAH, 17th January, 2017 (WAM) -- H.H. Dr. Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, has issued Emiri Decree No. 03 of 2017, regarding an amendment to Emiri Decree No. 83 of 2015, renaming members of the Sharjah Executive…
01.17 / 09:49
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