GDP, salaries of male and female workers, and growth by sector to feature in survey findings
Sharjah, June 19, 2018: The Sharjah Department of Statistics and Community Development (DSCD) has announced the launch of a new economic survey project in Sharjah, which aims to offer a real-time analysis of sector-by-sector growth and transformation in the emirate, highlighting the changing economic milieu and key factors responsible for Sharjah’s continued growth.
The survey will focus on the role and percentage contribution of public- and private-sector establishments as well as non-profit organisations in driving Sharjah’s commerce in diversified markets.
The survey was launched at the project’s first preparatory meeting held by DSCD to highlight its goals and the reason behind adopting the ......read more
By Sean Hird
Dubai, UAE, June 19, 2018: The UAE has always been an engine for change in the Middle East and the next big transformation is just around the corner.
Changes in business and residency law are planned which will have sweeping effects on the lives of non-Emirati residents.
They will affect how we do business, where we live, how we invest and, ultimately, how we plan our futures and those of our families.
At the DIFC Will Service Centre we are watching closely. We believe these developments will further commit foreign residents to the UAE.
In turn, that means business owners and residents will seek extra security, looking for the certainty of a DIFC Will to safeguard their assets for the next generation and allowing them to distribute their wealth as they think ......read more
Innovative Positioning Beacon Will Increase Soldier Survivability
Dubai, United Arab Emirates June 18, 2018: Orolia, a world leader in Resilient Positioning, Navigation and Timing (PNT) solutions, announced that its subsidiary McMurdo Inc. was awarded a $33,986,800 contract to manufacture Personnel Recovery Devices (PRD) for the US Army. This PRD is a dual-mode, MIL-SPEC Personal Locator Beacon that will be integrated into the Army's Personnel Recovery Support System (PRSS). The PRD will be capable of transmitting both open and secure signals (training-combat dual mode) to alert and notify that a soldier has become isolated, missing, detained or captured.
This innovative positioning device will optimize a successful rescue operation for soldiers in a distress situation through secure enhanced capabilities. It ......read more
‘MyDubai Experience’ enables passengers to virtually explore Dubai
Interactive and immersive digital installation draws on wide array of content to optimally showcase Dubai’s destination offerings
Passengers register to receive free personalised stopover itineraries plus entry into monthly competition offering a chance to win their luxury holiday in Dubai
Dubai, UAE; 18 June 2018: Passengers travelling through Dubai International (DXB) can now virtually explore Dubai and experience the wide array of offerings available, thanks to a new, technologically-advanced digital installation set up in Terminal 3, Concourse A, that even creates and sends to passengers via email a tailor-made two-day Dubai itinerary based on the passengers’ interests and preferred experiences.
Launched by ......read more
Dubai – 18 June 2018: Dubai Customs received a Chinese delegation this morning who came to learn about Dubai Customs’ experience in developing and disrupting customs business. Director of Dubai Customs Ahmed Mahboob Musabih welcomed the Chinese delegates who came from Yiwu City in Zhejiang Province.
From Dubai Customs, Abdullah Mohammed Al Khaja, Executive Director of Clients Management Division, Younis Othman, Director of IT Department, and Eman Al Suwaidi, Director of Customs Declaration Management attended the meeting.
The delegation included Lin Yi, Party Secretary, CPC Yiwu City Committee, Wang Birong, Director of Bureau of Commerce, and Chen Chunmei Director of Foreign and Overseas Chinese Affairs Office.
The visitors learned about Dubai Customs’ ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 13 June 2018: Indian businessman Mohammed Aref aided Faraj Fund in freeing 560 prison inmates by providing flight tickets which will facilitate the recipients’ return to their home countries.
The generous gesture expresses his commitment to philanthropy during Ramadan and was regarded to be one of the most commended initiatives carried out during the holy month.
Saqr Nasser Lakhrebani Al Nuaimi, the Executive Director of Faraj Fund commented, “Aref’s donation is allowing us to serve the needs of 560 inmates who will be safely flown back to their home countries. Herewith I’d like to express my sincere gratitude and appreciation to him for his generosity”.
Saqr believes that in the future, more enterprises and individuals will continue to join the Fund to ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, June 13, 2018: Dubai Cares, part of Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Initiatives, has partnered with Idealz Enterprises LLC to promote charitable donations through a unique incentive scheme. Idealz, founded in 2016 by Jad Toubayly and Easa Al Gurg, is a unique ecommerce store which sells self-branded sport-chic apparel and stationery. Customers join the platform and with every purchase are given the opportunity to win luxury prizes. Integral to this process is the proposition to donate to Dubai Cares. Any customer who opts to donate to Dubai Cares is awarded an additional ticket entry to the prize draw.
Tariq Al Gurg, Chief Executive Officer at Dubai Cares commented: “It’s rare to see an SME actively seeking to participate in philanthropic and charitable initiatives so early on ......read more
By partnering with leading international companies to develop the expertise of the programme’s participants
Dubai, UAE, June 12, 2018: In conjunction with 'Zayed Humanitarian Day' and the ‘Year of Zayed’, The Dubai Business Women Council has partnered with leading international companies to offer the 'Spirit of Zayed' mentorship programme, which represents an initiative that gives working women the skills and expertise that they need to excel and innovate.
The 'Spirit of Zayed' mentorship programme, which was first launched at the beginning of the year, has formed strategic partnerships with a variety of local and international leading companies, in addition to experts that work in various sectors, to benefit women by offering free consultations that helps them to apply the best ......read more
GSK launches a Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiative, supported by the Year of Zayed, to further values of sustainability and human development
Out of the 8,500 ecofriendly Iftar meal bags distributed by 130 GSK volunteers, 2,500 were given to people in the UAE
Dubai, 12 June 2018: In the spirit of Ramadan and in line with the values of the late Sheikh Zayed, GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), the global, science-led healthcare company, distributed 8,500 ecofriendly Iftar bags last week to people across the GCC, of which 2,500 were delivered in the UAE, in support of the Year of Zayed.
GSK’s CSR initiative aims to bring to life the values of sustainability and human development, as well as humanitarianism and promoting environmental sustainability.
A team of 50 volunteers from ......read more
Call marks the ILO World Day Against Child Labour
Jawaher Al Qasimi:
Respect for the rights of children is a humanitarian commitment and a definitive requirement in civilised societies
The world’s reform begins with a happy childhood rich with love and care
Sharjah, June 11, 2018: Her Highness Sheikha Jawaher bint Mohammed Al Qasimi, wife of His Highness the Ruler of Sharjah and Chairperson of the Supreme Council for Family Affairs, has made a strong call for a renewed global commitment urging greater cooperation among world leaders, decision makers, humanitarian organisations and civil society to protect children from being pushed into the world of forced labour, especially at a very young age when they are most vulnerable to exploitation.
Speaking ......read more
Iconic mascots Omeir and Ghbeisha to interact with kids and visitors at Dubai’s City Walk
Dubai, 11 June 2018: The Hamdan Bin Mohammed Heritage Center (HHC) is promoting the generous custom of distributing Eidia or money handed to kids on the first day of Eid, marking the end of the holy month of Ramadan.
Leading this event are HHC’s iconic mascots Omeir (wearing traditional kandoora) and Ghbeisha (dressed in abaya) who will be interacting with children and visitors at City Walk Dubai from 5pm to 7pm on the first day of Eid Al Fitr.
The HHC will also station a white decorated van in the area and play catchy beats of traditional Emirati music to further boost the message of warm-heartedness, joy and happiness.
Hind Bin Demaithan Al Qemzi, Director of Events at HHC, noted ......read more
Dubai Tourism announces full-line up of summer sales, events and promotions
Dubai, United Arab Emirates; 10 June 2018: Offering an exciting six-week programme of summer activities sure to keep both residents and tourists entertained, Dubai Summer Surprises (DSS), Dubai’s annual summer festival will return to the city from 22 June – 4 August 2018.
With just over two weeks left until the start of DSS 2018, the organisers Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE), an agency of the Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism), has revealed the highlights of this year’s exciting line-up of activities, featuring unmissable sales, big beauty launches and appearances by lovable Loony Tunes characters. Residents are also encouraged to check the DSS social channels or visit the website for ......read more
The partnership is part of the global Colgate Save Water campaign with Champion Swimmer Michael Phelps
Dubai, UAE, 10 June, 2018: Continuing its long-standing commitment to saving water, the Colgate-Palmolive Company has launched a new partnership with Surge Middle East - a global non-profit organization for water, sanitation, and hygiene projects - to raise awareness about water conservation among schoolchildren in the UAE as part of its global “Save Water” campaign.
The Colgate Save Water campaign is supported by champion swimmer Michael Phelps as its global ambassador. The campaign’s ultimate goal is to reach 100 million people and inspire 10 million children around the world to change their brushing habits by turning off the tap while brushing their ......read more
Total economic output from large scale events grows 8% to generate AED 22.5 billion from 103 large-scale events
Sales within MICE sector drive more than four-times value in overall non-trade business activity and support over 84,000 jobs
International participants contribute 75% of direct economic output – Spending nine-times more per event than domestic counterparts
Dubai, UAE, June 9, 2018: Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) events accounted for a record AED 12.7 billion in retained value towards Dubai’s economy, equivalent to 3.3 percent of the emirate’s GDP (Gross Domestic Product) in 2017, according to the latest Economic Impact Assessment report released by DWTC. The study estimates the total economic output of DWTC’s large-scale events at AED 22.5 billion, an increase of 8% since ......read more
Over 350 people participated during 2 days of camp
Dubai, UAE, June 9, 2018: Indian Community (Sarbat Da Bhalla , Sewa, Baba Jujhar Singh ,Dastar Laher and Awaaz Welfare Society Dubai) & Indian Club in U.A.E organized Blood Donation Camps in association with DHA Dubai at 2 locations wherein Mr. Vipul , Consulate General of India was the Chief Guest and also participated as a donor. It was huge success like every year as many as over 300 people participated and donated blood at Latifa Hospital.
SEWA team organizes these camps every year to contribute back to society during Holy month of Ramadan through philanthropic deeds and addresses the shortfall of blood in local blood banks.
Mr. Davinder Singh from SEWA said “We are doing this from last 8 years and organized some 44 to 45 ......read more
Distributed 840 books in line with its ‘Ara’ initiative
As part of its ‘Ara’ initiative, launched to promote awareness about the issues of blind and visually impaired children, the Sharjah-based non-profit, Kalimat Foundation for Children’s Empowerment (KF), has provided 840 copies of braille, audio and large-print books to support Dar Al Kutub libraries in Abu Dhabi and Al Ain as well as to all Sharjah Public Libraries branches.
The move is in line with KF’s goal to enable children with special needs better access to books and knowledge, which will ensure their social and emotional wellbeing, improve their education, and better integrate them in society.
Prior to the books donation initiative, a KF delegation visited these libraries to review the quality and quantity of literature ......read more
Dubai, UAE, June 7, 2018: Laboratory analysis of water and snow samples, gathered during a recent Greenpeace expedition to the Antarctic, has revealed the presence of microplastics and persistent chemicals, respectively, in the majority of samples tested.
“We may think of the Antarctic as a remote and pristine wilderness,” said Frida Bengtsson of Greenpeace’s Protect the Antarctic campaign, “but from pollution and climate change to industrial krill fishing, humanity’s footprint is clear. These results show that even the most remote habitats of the Antarctic are contaminated with microplastic waste and persistent hazardous chemicals. We need action at source, to stop these pollutants ending up in the Antarctic in the first place, and we need an Antarctic Ocean Sanctuary to give space for penguins, ......read more
Investment opportunities are supported by ongoing government efforts to expand non-hydrocarbon industries and the private sector’s involvement, according to a KPMG-INHOCO study
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 06 June 2018: Investment in Dubai’s hospitality industry is expected to grow well beyond the next two years, although margins are gradually converging with global norms, according to a joint report by KPMG and International Hospitality Consulting Group INHOCO entitled “Accommodating the Future: the Dubai hospitality sector beyond 2020”.
The emergence of an array of spectacular attractions and cutting-edge infrastructure ensure there is something in Dubai for everyone. The emirate has also been investing heavily in different themed adventure parks, which aim to be a major attraction, ......read more
A Danfoss survey reveals that 83% of respondents understand the impact of food waste on the environment and 77% actively take action to reduce their waste footprint
While residents are trying to not throw their leftover food away throughout the year, 79% reported they are especially more conscious of this during Ramadan
Dubai, United Arab Emirates: 6 June 2018: Danfoss, the global leader in engineering solutions, commissioned a survey to assess the sustainable food consumption of residents in the UAE, Egypt and KSA, and how well they are complying to their governments’ appeal to reduce food waste.
The survey revealed that 83% of respondents understand the impact of food waste on the environment and 77% actively take action to reduce their food waste footprint.
Food waste is ......read more
IHCL leads the industry with Taj Exotica Resort & Spa, Andamans being the company’s first “Zero Single Use Plastic Hotel.”
Dubai, UAE, June 5, 2018: As India takes center stage as the global host of World Environment Day 2018, South Asia’s largest Indian hospitality company, The Indian Hotels Company Limited (IHCL) addresses this year’s theme #BeatPlasticPollution with its first ever “Zero Single Use Plastic Hotel”, Taj Exotica Resort & Spa, Andamans.
In line with IHCL’s commitment to safeguard the environment, Taj Andamans, situated on relatively undiscovered Havelock Islands, has taken great care to construct a 72 villa world-class resort within 46 acres of forest and mangroves while preserving the fragile eco-system of the island. Not a single tree has ......read more
5 June 2018, Dubai, UAE: BurJuman Arjaan by Rotana and Jumeira Rotana Dubai embraced the Holy Month of Ramadan today by celebrating it together with the Special Needs Future Development Centre (SNF). The hotels invited children with special needs along with their families to break their fast together with the hotel teams.
All families, Teams and Management of SNF joined for Iftar and enjoyed a delectable array of Arabian dishes to break their fast. To complete the event and make it more memorable, the teams of both hotels distributed gifts from Babyshop to all students and grocery items to each family that were provided by the RSA Insurance.
Mr. Ulrich Hoffmeister, General Manager of Jumeira Rotana and BurJuman Arjaan said, “Ramadan is a time of giving and sharing; especially with those who need it most. It was a ......read more
Dubai, UAE, June 4, 2018: As part of its efforts to promote and advance customs systems worldwide, Customs World, a subsidiary of Ports, Customs and Free Zone Corporation (PCFC), received a high level delegation from the Dominican General Directorate of Customs.
The delegates had the chance to learn about the advanced services and smart customs systems that Dubai Customs delivers to its clients which can be utilized based on the agreement between Customs World and the Dominican General Directorate of Customs. Dubai Customs, under this agreement, will provide technical help in developing and updating customs procedures and systems to help its Dominican counterpart better protect its entry points and support economy.
The delegates included Williams G Patchico, IT Consultant, Alexandra Maukwait, Head of IT ......read more
Dubai, UAE, June 2, 2018: Sharjah Ramadan Majlis Debates State of Women’s Sports Leading women associated with various UAE sports bodies called for greater public and private support and a big push to women’s sports in the country in order to help women compete with the best of the best in regional and international championships.
Taking part in the Sharjah Ramadan Majlis debate on ‘Arab Women in Sports and Global Aspirations’ (May 30) at Al Majaz Amphitheatre, leading figures associated with women’s sports called for a whole new approach to give impetus to female sports in the country, enabling UAE women to compete at the global level and bring laurels to the nation.
Sheikha Shamsa bint Hashar Al Maktoum, Chairperson of the Women's Committee and Board Member of the UAE Volleyball ......read more
Dubai, UAE, May 30, 2018: Emirates Post Group (EPG), UAE’s leading postal and express provider, in cooperation with Dubai Police and the team from Group32 distributed ‘Iftar Meals’ to motorists and workers offering a light snack including dates and water to break their fast.
Commenting on the initiative, EPG’s Acting Chief Commercial Officer, Mr. Obaid Mohammed Al Qatami, said, “The ‘Goodwill Parcels’ project, in the Year of Zayed, reflects the values that Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, may God rest his soul, instilled by encouraging us to do good deeds and make a positive contribution through selfless volunteering in support of the community. Our aim is to follow his examples of generosity and kindness to make this country better and bring goodness to its ......read more
Dubai, UAE, May 30, 2018: Barclays volunteers actively taking part in distributing thousands of Suhour meal parcels to labourers and the less fortunate as part of “Their Suhour is on Us” Ramadan initiative.
Almost 10,000 meals have been distributed before the conclusion of the first half of the Holy Month, with the objective of supporting over 32,000 individual by the end of Ramadan. Alongside Barclays; Union Co-op, du, Aswaq and Sadia are also sponsors of the initiative.
Dania Haffar Bazzy, Chief of Staff, Barclays PLC, MENA commented: “We are very happy to be part of this great initiative and to witness the energy the teams are bringing to this collaborative activity which supports the community in which we live and work.”
UAE, June 11, 2018: Doctors Without Borders (MSF), an international medical humanitarian organisation, has launched a fundraising campaign for Rohingya Refugees who have fled targeted violence in Myanmar for refugee camps in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh.
This campaign was launched to support MSF’s medical operations for Rohingya refugees in Cox's Bazar. So far, MSF has created 10 ......read more
UAE, 09 June 2018 - Al Ansari Exchange, the UAE-based foreign exchange and worldwide money transfer company, has announced a donation of a bus to the Sheikh Mohammed Centre for Cultural Understanding (SMCCU), which will be used as a transportation facility for students participating in the SMCCU-organized learning programs and educational field trips. The move falls in line with the ‘Year ......read more
UAE, 9 June 2018 - His Excellency (H.E.) Dr. Mohammad Salim Al Olama, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Health and Prevention (MOHAP), recently visited the Al Amal Hospital for Mental Health in Dubai and the Dibba Al Hosn Health Centre. Accompanied by H.E. Yousif Mohammed Al Serkal, Assistant Undersecretary for the Hospital Sector, the visit is part of the Ministry's regular inspection of ......read more
June 06, 2018. Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras recently gained deeper insights into Dubai's pioneering experience in building one of the world’s most competitive, attractive, and comprehensive maritime cluster. The top Greek official praised the world-class achievements and competitive edge of Dubai, making it at par with the world's most important ......read more
“Pollution levels are becoming dangerously high and adoption of measures aimed at ensuring lasting protection of the planet and its natural resources has become our immediate priority. The significance of awareness programs must not be overlooked in making environmentally responsible behavior a part of our core values. We remain committed to encouraging general members of the community to ......read more
“As consumption of resources keep rising at unprecedented rates, it is important to remember that these resources are non-replenishable. Irresponsible consumption and various day to day practices that pollute the environment can irreversibly destroy them, thereby depriving our future generations of the benefits our ancestors passed on to us. We are blessed with rich biodiversity in the ......read more
Abu Dhabi, June 02, 2018: The customer happiness indicator in Khalifa Fund for Enterprise Development reached 72 per cent in 2017. This achievement is in line with the fund's strategy to support its customers and implement the objectives of Abu Dhabi Vision 2030, which aims to ensure customer satisfaction and provide the highest quality of services. It meets the ‘Customer Happiness ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 27 May 2018: The Higher Organizing Committee of Aqdar World Summit held a meeting earlier at the headquarters of the Ministry of Interior in Abu Dhabi that was chaired by Major General Dr. Ahmed Naser Al Raisi, General Inspector at the Ministry of Interior and Chairman of the Higher Organizing Committee. During the meeting, they discussed the plans and agenda of ......read more
UAE, 26 May 2018 – As part of its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) program and in line with the “year of Zayed”, Al Ansari Exchange, the UAE-based foreign exchange and worldwide money transfer company, allocated 10,000 ready-made Iftar meals packs to be distributed to the needy people in the UAE in observation of the holy month of Ramadan.
The move is part of the ......read more
Dubai – 26 May 2018: Dubai Customs’ IPR Department received a Japanese business delegation at its main building in Mina Rashid. Yousef Ozair, Director of Intellectual Property Rights Department (IPR), Narmin Ahmad Ali Issa, Director of Legal Affairs Department, Mohammed bin Nasser, Manager of Follow-up and Process Section, and Noora Ahmed Manager - Trade Marks & ......read more
The auction includes 77 distinguished vehicle number plates of category 3
Dubai, UAE, May 24, 2018: The Sharjah Police Headquarters, in cooperation with Emirates Auction, has launched an online auction today on 77 distinguished vehicle number plates of category 3. The auction will take place until June 2nd and will include 5 triple-digit number plates, 38 four-digit number plates and 34 ......read more
45% of MENA respondents had been a victim of financial crime as opposed to 47% globally
96% believe that bribery and corruption is an important issue to tackle
57% indicate that consequences of bribery and corruption mean less government revenue
59% implement workflow and process reports while 60% fully conduct due ......read more
Dubai, UAE, May 24, 2018: OMO will be seen collaborating with Emirates Red Crescent yet again for its annual charity drive, ‘Share A Touch Of Love’. The household brand known for championing mothers and children all around the globe will launch its clothes collection initiative this Ramadan. The campaign aims to build on the success of its previous record breaking editions that ......read more
Dubai – 23 May 2018: Dubai Customs participated in Shenzhen Security Summit in China on 10 and 11 May. Ahmed Mahboob Musabih, Director of Dubai Customs and Younis Othman, IT Director attended the event.
The participation aimed at learning about the best practices in security that can help protect borders and entry points, control and monitor passenger traffic and ......read more
Discounts to India, Egypt, China, Pakistan, the Philippines and Bangladesh
Up to 60% on 15-30kg packages sent via international Express
Dubai, UAE; 23 May 2018: In line with the Year of Zayed, Emirates Post, UAE’s leading postal and express provider, has launched a heartfelt initiative offering discounts on international Express shipments for six destinations. Following the ......read more
H.E. Eng. Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansoori, UAE Minister of Economy, said that the recent decision of the UAE Cabinet to raise global investors’ ownership of companies to 100 per cent, and the launching of an integrated system for UAE visas aimed at attracting talents, is a landmark step that fast tracks the country’s efforts towards achieving the objectives of the National Agenda 2021. ......read more
World’s leading expert is in RAK to examine Chinese blue and white pottery found here
‘Ras Al Khaimah is a place that has had constant human habitation for over 7,000 years’
May 21, 2018, Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates: His Highness Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, UAE Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Ras Al Khaimah, has met renowned archaeologists from China who ......read more
Dubai – 21 May 2018: Adnan Al Abbar, CEO of Department of Planning and Development – Trakhees applauded the recent achievement of Trakhees customer service center in getting a 4-star rating from Dubai Government 2017 in the “International star service rating system”.
“This reflects our strategy in developing our services in fulfilment of Dubai Plan ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 21st May, 2018: DIFC Wills Service welcomes smooth implementation of new rules to speed up enforcement of Wills for non-Muslim residents and investors
Marking its third anniversary, Dubai’s DIFC Wills Service Centre has welcomed the swift implementation of a new law which is streamlining the enforcement of inheritance cases in the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, May 21, 2018: Whilst the formal inauguration of the Founder’s Memorial took place on 26 February in Abu Dhabi, the newly completed project which celebrates the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, founding father of the United Arab Emirates, was fully opened to the public on 22 April.
The opening marks another celebration in the Year of Zayed, ......read more
In Line with Efforts to Reinforce Abu Dhabi's Position in Excellence Government Performance
Abu Dhabi, May 20, 2018
Abu Dhabi Smart Solutions and Services Authority (ADSSSA) threw the spotlight on two of its pioneering initiatives-- “TAMM”, Abu Dhabi’s integrated government services solutions aimed at achieving service excellence across Abu Dhabi Government through a ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 20 May 2018
The International Institute for Tolerance (IIT), the UAE government Think Tank that was established to provide solutions to the challenges of extremism and sectarianism and to promote the culture of tolerance, today unveiled its official logo.
The new logo, which reflects the Institute’s goals and values, will be used in all IIT’s future communications, ......read more
UAE, May 19, 2018- Dr. Mansoor Al-Awar, Chancellor of Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University (HBMSU), received recently H.E. Humaid Rashid Al Shamsi, Secretary-General of the Executive Council of Umm Al Quwain, and a delegation from the Umm Al Quwain Government who visited the university to learn more about its plan to re-shape the future of smart learning in the UAE and the Arab world.
During ......read more
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, May 20, 2018: His Excellency Dr Abiy Ahmed, Prime Minister of Ethiopia, visited Masdar City in Abu Dhabi on Saturday. He was received by a delegation led by HE Dr Sultan Al Jaber, Minister of State and Chairman of Masdar (Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company); Mohamed Jameel Al Ramahi, CEO of Masdar; Yousef Baselaib, Masdar’s Executive Director for ......read more
Dubai, May 17th 2018 - The French Business Council Dubai and Northern Emirates (FBC) has received the Dubai Quality Appreciation Award for Representative Entities, presented by HH Sheikh Maktoum bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, and HH Sheikh Ahmed bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairman of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation. This award was ......read more