Dubai, United Arab Emirates, December 07, 2019: Dr Azad Moopen, Founder Chairman and Managing Director of Aster DM Healthcare Group met the Governor of Kerala, Mr Arif Muhammad Khan at Raj Bhavan, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala.
They discussed about Aster Volunteers' Aster Homes initiative of constructing 250 houses for victims of the Kerala floods of 2018.
The first phase of Aster Homes which includes handing over 100 houses to the flood victims is expected to be completed soon, informed Dr Azad Moopen.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, December 07, 2019: The inaugural edition of the global Youth Forum, hosted by the World Muslim Communities Council, kicked off in Abu Dhabi on Saturday witnessing participation of over 250 delegates from non-Muslim countries.
Abu Dhabi, the United Arab Emirates – December 7, 2019: We live in an era of rapid change, in which challenges are constantly renewed that require creative and innovative solutions, says HE Dr Ali Rashid Al Nuaimi, Chairman of the World Muslim Communities Council (TWMCC).
Delivering his keynote address at the first Youth Forum in Abu Dhabi, Al Nuaimi called to listen the young people who are facing different challenges, and give them the opportunity to create the future by assuming their responsibilities. “Our vision in the UAE is ......read more
• 200 volunteers supported the initiative, which is set to benefit 1,200 students
• DP World has generously sponsored this edition
Dubai, UAE, 7 December 2019: Dubai Cares, part of Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives, hosted on Saturday the last edition of Volunteer Emirates 2019, in support of Umm Al Qura School in Um Al Quwain. This edition, which was generously sponsored by DP World, witnessed an impressive participation of 200 volunteers who helped in the renovation of the school to enrich the learning environment for 1,200 students.
The new facelift included the creation of educational murals to enhance the learning environment in the school. Volunteers also assembled desk and chairs for the classrooms, and helped install educational tools for students of ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, December 05, 2019: As the UAE is moving towards the culmination of the Year of Tolerance, prominent policy makers and religious leaders from around the world descend on the capital to promote global peace and inclusive society.
Abu Dhabi, the United Arab Emirates – December 5, 2019: The World Muslim Communities Council (TWMCC) will host the inaugural edition of International Youth Forum in Abu Dhabi this weekend. With this global academic initiative, the capital of the UAE will launch a major institutional initiative to enhance the role of Muslim youth in their societies as well as international forums.
More than 250 delegates from non-Muslim countries will congregate at the two-day Conference, themed ‘Building Future Leaders: Commitment, Integrity and Innovation’, ......read more
• As part of Dubai Arbitration Week, the conference familiarized participants with the application of the DIAC Arbitration Rules in light of the new UAE Arbitration Law and its impact on arbitration proceedings
• The contemplated new DIAC Rules will aim to ensure better alignment with the developments in the international arbitration field
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, December 04, 2019: Dubai International Arbitration Centre (DIAC) recently held its annual conference in Dubai examining key aspects of the new UAE Arbitration Law and their impact on the DIAC Arbitration Rules, which apply to all disputes referred to DIAC arbitration.
The conference, organised as part of Dubai Arbitration Week, attracted 200 participants, including legal experts, judges, businessmen and academics. Presentations ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 04 December 2019: Customs World, a subsidiary of the Ports, Customs and Free Zone Corporation, has enhanced their presence in Indonesia with a visit made recently by Nadya Abdulla Kamali, Chief Executive Officer of Customs World to the Indonesian capital, Jakarta.
Kamali met with a number of key stakeholders of both the public and private sectors to promote Dubai and the products and services of Customs World, and to discuss matters on how Customs World can assist in enhancing facilitation of trade in the region through the use of the Dubai Silk Road Project and Riise.
The Dubai Silk Road is the first article in the Fifty-Year Charter, which was launched by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, to cement Dubai as a strategic hub in ......read more
• The school construction was generously sponsored by Maersk-Kanoon
• Thirteen UAE-based volunteers participate in a school-building volunteering mission in Senegal
• The new community-based school is set to benefit 60 children and 60 illiterate adults
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 4 December 2019: Thirteen UAE-based volunteers have successfully completed a volunteering mission in Siw village in Senegal, where they participated in the construction of a new school. The diverse group, representing 11 nationalities and various professional backgrounds, was rigorously selected by Dubai Cares, part of Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives, to form the volunteering force for the second edition of the popular “Volunteer Globally 2019” ......read more
Initiative recognized for its efforts to deliver a proactive, personalized and secure digital government
Abu Dhabi, November 28, 2019 - The Abu Dhabi Digital Authority (ADDA) has revealed that its 'TAMM' platform has been named as one of the ten winning entries at this year's edition of the Sheikh Salem Al-Ali Al-Sabah Informatics Award. The award, which is the first of its kind in the region, is being held under the guidance and patronage of Kuwaiti Emir His Highness Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah. Now on its 19th year, the award serves as a development platform aimed at promoting informatics and acceptance of a digital culture. 'TAMM' was recognized for its key efforts in delivering a digital government that is proactive, personalized and secure.
HE Dr. Rauda Al Saadi, Director General, ADDA, received the ......read more
Signing takes place on sidelines of IMO’s 31st General Assembly Meeting
Agreement focuses on stronger technical cooperation between two parties
UAE, 28 November 2019 – The Federal Transport Authority (FTA) - Land & Maritime has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the International Maritime Organization (IMO) to strengthen their technical cooperation in the global maritime domain. The MoU signing was held on the sidelines of IMO’s 31st General Assembly Meeting in London.
The latest MoU is part of FTA’s efforts to help reinforce the international maritime community and create a safe and sustainable global maritime society. Part of the Authority’s endeavors include close collaboration with various concerned maritime entities and implementation of the highest standards, conventions, ......read more
Weeklong activities took place at Emirates Post to mark the special occasion
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 28 November 2019: Emirates Post have concluded their National Day celebratory activities that took place throughout the week at Central Customer Happiness Centres and Emirates Post offices in all seven Emirates, in accordance with the events and programs happening across the entire country to celebrate the UAE’s 48th National Day. To mark this glorious day, Emirates Post will issue two commemorative stamps on December 2nd, one of them featuring the official logo of the celebrations and the other featuring the UAE flag.
The celebrations started at the beginning of the week in Abu Dhabi and Ras Al Khaimah, and continued Monday in Al Ain, Sharjah, Fujairah, Umm Al Quwain and Ajman, ......read more
Sultan bin Sulayem: We enjoy tolerance in the homeland of happiness thanks to the wisdom of the Founders and their sons the leaders of the UAE
Dubai, UAE, 27th November 2019: The Ports, Customs and Free Zone Corporation (PCFC) celebrated today, Wednesday 27th November 2019 the UAE 48th National Day under the slogan (Zayed’s Legacy: Tolerance & Coexistence).
The event took place at Port Rashid in the presence of Sultan bin Sulayem, DP World Group Chairman & CEO and Chairman of Ports, Customs and Free Zone Corporation, directors of PCFC’s entities and around 1,300 employees.
The festive event commenced with the national anthem, and it included a number of functions such as the heritage village and folklore dances, plus, a military march performed by a group of customs ......read more
The new center will support research, innovation and capacity building in the UAE’s peaceful nuclear energy industry
A Memorandum of Understanding has been exchanged by UAE’s MoEI, and the Republic of Korea’s MoFA to cooperate in research projects
Abu Dhabi, UAE – 27 November 2019: The UAE Ministry of Energy and Industry (MoEI) has opened the Emirates Nuclear Technology Center, at Khalifa University Campus in Abu Dhabi, UAE, which will support the long-term sustainability of the UAE Peaceful Nuclear Energy Program by creating a dedicated innovation hub for peaceful nuclear technologies.
A Memorandum of Understanding was exchanged by His Excellency Suhail Bin Mohammed Faraj Faris Al Mazrouei, UAE Minister of Energy and Industry, and Mr. Lee Taeho, Second Vice ......read more
Held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan
Abu Dhabi, 25 November 2019: Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Ruler’s Representative in Al Dhafra Region, today the Department of Culture and Tourism - Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) inaugurated the 2nd edition of Al Dhafra Book Fair. The event, taking place from 25 - 29 November at Madinat Zayed, Al Dhafra, features the latest publications from Emirati and regional authors across a range of genres, covering literature, poetry, history, children’s books and more, complemented by a rich programme of seminars, panel discussions, meet-the-author sessions, workshops and creative activities.
The opening ceremony of Al Dhafra Book Fair was attended by HE Sultan Khalfan Al Rumaithi, ......read more
• Applications are now open for the 1st cycle of Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum (MRM) Customer Excellence Award, 11th cycle of MRM Business Award and 3rd cycle of MRM Business Innovation Award
• Industry experts share insights, case studies and best practices on enhancing the customer experience at MRM Business Conference in Dubai
• H.E. Al Ghurair: Creating and delivering exceptional customer experiences is no longer just an option but a necessity for businesses and organisations operating in all industries
Dubai, UAE - November 25, 2019: The first cycle of the Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum (MRM) Customer Excellence Award was officially launched earlier today at the MRM Business Conference in Dubai which also saw the launch of the 11th cycle of the MRM Business Award and 3rd cycle ......read more
ENEC, Nawah and Barakah One Company hosted children suffering from chronic and terminal illnesses who wish to become engineers
Abu Dhabi, UAE - 24 November 2019: The Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC), in cooperation with the Make-A-Wish Foundation UAE, hosted a group of children suffering from a number of chronic illnesses who have dreams of becoming engineers. The event took place in recognition of Universal Children’s Day on 20 November 2019 and is the result of ENEC’s commitment to corporate social responsibility and humanitarianism.
Executives from all three entities had the chance to spend time with the children, each suffering from chronic illnesses, and worked to grant their wishes in a show of support for their struggle, and to strengthen their resolve ......read more
Dubai, UAE; November 24, 2019: As the UAE prepares to celebrate the 48th UAE National Day, philanthropist Firoz Merchant, Founder and Chairman of Pure Gold Group, has contributed to the release of 700 insolvent prisoners across the UAE. Aligning with the spirit of tolerance, the various insolvent prisoners are from different nationalities and backgrounds and, this year they will get to celebrate the UAE National Day with their families in their country. The total amount being spent to help these insolvent prisoners is approximately AED 1 million and this will go towards various expenses like paying off their debts or airfare and transport to their homes in their countries of origin.
150 insolvent inmates are being released from Ajman Central Jail alone, and they belong to various nationalities including Afghanistan, ......read more
Dubai – 23 November 2019: Director General of Dubai Customs Ahmed Mahboob Musabih said Dubai Customs has dealt with 31 million items of luggage for 17.7 million passengers on board 135,000 flights arriving to Dubai International Airport in the first half of 2019.
During his tour of terminals 1 and 2 of Dubai International Airport, Director General of Dubai Customs said he was very happy Dubai Customs is part of the success and distinction of Dubai International Airport. It is the first airport worldwide to have automated customs procedures and this has noticeably facilitated passenger traffic during peak seasons such as hajj and holiday seasons.
Musabih toured the airport buildings and facilities including the inspection areas and operation and control rooms, and highly applauded the level ......read more
Dubai – 23 November 2019: The HR Department at Dubai Customs concluded their human capital development training program which targeted 54 employees. The program aimed to equip its people with the latest trends and skills in the HR field, especially for today’s concept “HR Business Partner”, which is designed to develop the knowledge and skills of business partners to enable them to build credibility to influence key business stakeholders.
The training was conducted in cooperation with CIPD Institute, the professional body for HR and people development. This course aimed to develop the participants’ knowledge and skills of Business Partnering to enable them to build credibility to influence key business stakeholders. They gained insights on what it means to be a ‘business ......read more
• Government and private sectors enhance collaboration to showcase “Spirit of the Union”
• Concerts, fireworks, world class entertainment and events to celebrate momentous milestone
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 23 November 2019: Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE) has unveiled a diverse calendar of events and activities to celebrate the UAE’s 48th National Day, including concerts by regional stars, fireworks, traditional shows and family-oriented activities.
The citywide National Day celebrations will not only cover various aspects of the country’s evolution over the years and showcase the Emirati lifestyle, hospitality, heritage and culture, but also feature world-class entertainment and events that will highlight Dubai’s ......read more
• Held under theme ‘World Without Waste’, week-long event highlights integral role of businesses in reducing and recycling waste, preventing it from reaching landfills
• University of Dubai becomes first LEED certified net-zero energy building in region and achieves LEED Platinum Certification under the Existing Building Operation and Maintenance category
Dubai, UAE - November 21, 2019: Dubai Chamber Sustainability Week 2019 officially kicked off today with a CEO Dialogue that brought together public and private sector stakeholders to discuss the integral role of businesses in reducing and recycling waste and preventing it from reaching landfills.
The event, held at the University of Dubai’s Academic City campus, featured informative presentations and ......read more
• Minister of Climate Change and Environment visits Emirates Industry for Camel Milk & Products
• His Excellency Dr Thani Al Zeyoudi: The UAE is one of the largest investors and donors in the renewable energy sector
Dubai-UAE: November 21, 2019: His Excellency Dr Thani bin Ahmed Al Zeyoudi, UAE Minister of Climate Change and Environment, visited the facility of the Emirates Industry for Camel Milk & Products (EICMP), producer of Camelicious, the leading UAE brand of camel milk. His Excellency Dr Al Zeyoudi was accompanied by Mutashar Awadh Al Badri, Deputy General Manager and Business Development Manager of EICMP, as well as several representatives of the Ministry of Climate Change and Environment (MOCCAE).
During his visit, His Excellency Dr Al Zeyoudi was briefed ......read more
#Where Is The Toilet?
But 2 billion people still need one.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 20 November 2019: “Where is the toilet?” Every November 19th on World Toilet Day, LIXIL’s employees think about this question in a different way. Many of us in developed countries often expect a simple answer. But the reality is that for 2 billion people, there is no straightforward response to this simple question. They do not have access to basic sanitation.
On World Toilet Day, LIXIL now aims to drive even further awareness of this critical issue through its own social media awareness campaign: #whereisthetoilet.
The cost of poor sanitation is a heavy one to bear for families and developing economies. Approximately 800 children under the age of five die every day due to diarrheal ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 20 November 2019: The Holy Trinity Church Dubai handed over a cheque donation of AED 132,000 to Dubai Cares in support of the philanthropic organization’s “Adopt a School” initiative, covering the construction of a two-classroom community-based school in Malawi that will benefit 100 children. The cheque handover was made by Rev. Harrison to Abdulla Ahmed Al Shehhi, Chief Operating Officer at Dubai Cares on the sidelines of Tolerance Day event hosted by the church.
Welcoming this generous contribution by The Holy Trinity Church Dubai, Abdulla Ahmed Al Shehhi, Chief Operating Officer at Dubai Cares said: “We are very thankful to the Holy Trinity Church Dubai for its generosity and commitment towards supporting the education of underserved and vulnerable children globally. The ......read more
231,277 real estate units, 1,240 properties, and 89 real estate companies registered in the system, with teams on standby
The total amount of service fees audited in the system exceeded AED 1.3 billion, and may soon reach AED 4 billion
Dubai, UAE - November 19, 2019: Dubai Land Department (DLD) held a press conference highlighting the ‘Joint Real Estate Ownership Law in Dubai.’ Participants reviewed the Mollak system updates for the purpose of governance, regulation, and control of the jointly owned real estate management sector as well as for providing intelligent services to customers in the sector, in line with the directives of HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, to transform Dubai Government into a smart ......read more
• Dubai Cares to facilitate refugees’ and migrants’ access to higher education and employment opportunities in Iraq and Colombia
• Dubai Cares’ highlights its efforts in support of Capacity Development for Education Program (CapED) at UNESCO’s Ministerial Breakfast Meeting
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 18 November, 2019: Dubai Cares, part of Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives, joined UNESCO's Member States and Associate Members, intergovernmental organizations and non-governmental organizations (NGOs) for a series of high-level meetings and events during the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization’s (UNESCO) 40th General Conference, which is taking place from November 12 to 27 at UNESCO’s Headquarters in ......read more
Dubai, July 30th, 2019:
The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) recently organized a workshop on emergency response and crisis management. The workshop was held in coordination with the Emirates Foundation “Sanid”, with the participation of employees from all medical districts.
The event comes within the context of the regular updating of the plans and programs for ......read more
Dubai – 30 July 2019: Dubai Customs announced its new achievements in 2Q 2019 as a leading customs organization that supports sustainable economic development in the UAE.
“We go above and beyond in fulfilment of our vision of becoming the leading customs administration in the world supporting legitimate trade and following the directives and guidance of His Highness Sheikh ......read more
Abu Dhabi, July 30, 2019
The United States submitted a communication to the World Trade Organization (WTO) under document WT/GC/W/757 “An undifferentiated WTO: self-declared development status risks institutional irrelevance.” This paper says countries at the WTO should not be allowed to self-declare themselves as “developing countries.” US also notes that ......read more
3,635 activities were organized in cooperation with 291 government and private bodies
Dubai, 29 July, 2019: As part of its cultural and humanitarian role to spread Islamic culture and values in society, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Centre for Islamic Culture of the Islamic Affairs and Charitable Activities Department in Dubai has announced that it organized 3,635 activities in 2018, ......read more
Dubai, July 29th, 2019:
The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) has unveiled today details of the August Schedule of its Visiting Consultants Program, which features an elite group of medical consultants including: Interventional Cardiology, Rheumatology, adult & pediatric Neurosurgery, as well as Pulmonology.
August Visiting Consultants will visit Al Qassimi Hospital ......read more
During a Visit to Al Qassimi Hospital for Women & Children and the first-of-kind Asthma room relies
Sharjah, July 27th, 2019
Within the framework of strengthening the strategic partnership, fostering cooperation and exchanging experience, a high-level delegation from AstraZeneca conducted a visit to Al Qassimi Hospital for Women & Children to learn closely about hospital facilities, ......read more
The new customer-centric Mollak system targets co-owned properties in Dubai
Dubai, UAE, 27 July 2019: Dubai Land Department (DLD), through its regulatory arm Real Estate Regulatory Authority (RERA), launched a first-of-its-kind electronic system titled ‘Mollak’ that incorporates innovations to ensure that justice and transparency are maintained. DLD ......read more
Dubai – 27 July 2019: Dubai Customs thwarted an attempt to smuggle 800,000 Captagon pills into the country in a special seizure called ‘International Day Against Drugs Operation’. The drug haul was found concealed in the fuel tank of a boat shipment coming to the Port of Jebel Ali.
It all started when Customs Intelligence officers became suspicious of an ......read more
RDC launches the initiative with Dubai Police thanks to a generous donation from an Emirati businessman
Dubai, UAE, 27 July 2019: Dubai Land Department (DLD), through its judicial arm the Rental Disputes Centre (RDC), announced the launch of a new initiative under the slogan ‘Eid in your home,’ in line with ‘Year of Tolerance,’ to help ......read more
50% of the respondents have partially deployed AI as an experiment, AIIA Network survey said
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 25 July 2019: The current climate of AI support and investment is potentially a game changer for the global economy and specifically the Middle East, with several GCC nations leading the change. The Middle East has been rapidly adopting AI making it top priority for both ......read more
Ras Al Khaimah - July 24, 2019: The Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi Foundation for Policy Research is pleased to announce a call for individuals and organizations to participate in the second annual Future Careers Forum as a panelist, speaker, workshop presenter, or exhibitor. This event is for Emirati secondary school students in Grades 10, 11, and 12 and will be held on Tuesday, October ......read more
There are active 876 businesses registered with Dubai Customs
Dubai – 24 July 2019: China has been Dubai’s top trading partner since 2014, as the emirate has cemented its status as a major regional and global hub for the Chinese market.
Dubai-China bilateral trade hit Dh139 billion in 2018, and was valued at Dh36 billion over the first quarter of ......read more
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (UAE), July 21 2019: The UAE Organising Committee of the 26th World Road Congress today announced that the Environment Agency - Abu Dhabi (EAD) has become the Bronze sponsor of the 2019 Congress.
Taking place at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Center (ADNEC) between October 6 to 10, the prestigious global event is under the patronage of ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 21 July 2019: The state visit of His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, will deepen ties and build on the foundation of the comprehensive strategic partnership announced in July of last year, during President Xi Jinping’s visit to the UAE.
Since ......read more
Sharjah Government Media Bureau - Sharjah, Jul 21 , 2019: The Higher Committee for the Sharjah Consultative Council elections has issued Resolution No. (4) of 2019 on the formation of electoral constituency committees in the cities of Sharjah, Al Dhaid, Khorfakkan, Kalbaa, Dibba Al Hisn and Al Hamriyah and the areas of Al Bataeh, Mleiha and Al Madam.
The resolution stipulates that ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 18 July 2019: Dubai Land Department (DLD), represented by its Registration and Real Estate Services sector, announced the initiation of the partnership it had previously signed with the General Department of Criminal Investigation at Dubai Police for the new smart housing security system.
Incorporating many other parties, including major ......read more
Dubai, July 17th, 2019:
The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) has issued a warning against the risks of the virus Crimean-Congo Haemorrhagic Fever (CCHF), which is resulting from the indiscriminate slaughtering of sacrificial animals, whether at houses or by unauthorized street butchers. Such type of illegal slaughtering is increasing with the approach of Eid Al Adha.
The ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 17 July 2019: Automation Anywhere, the global leader in Robotic Process Automation (RPA), announced its expansion into the Middle East with the opening of regional headquarters in Dubai.
A dedicated office now serves a growing customer base in the Middle East and will play a key role in helping organizations overcome the ......read more
DP World Promotes Bilateral Trade and Investment Using Its Assets as a Springboard
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 17 July 2019: The trade and investment flow between India and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) are poised to expand rapidly with the launch of a major initiative by DP World, UAE Region.
This consensus emerged on 16 July at a trade and investment ......read more
Dubai – 16 July 2019: Dubai Customs launched its new e-statistics system which has been developed in-house to keep abreast with the technological advancements in the UAE towards embracing the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR), in line with the directives and vision of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of ......read more
The school was honoured with “Aoun” award for its outstanding humanitarian efforts
• The Sas Al Nakhl campus pupils were awarded the prize for volunteering and participating in humanitarian work.
• The Aoun Award for Community Services aims to instil the culture of volunteering among the Emirati youth
• The awards adds to a long list of charitable ......read more
Dubai – 15 July 2019: Dubai Customs Director General Ahmed Mahboob Musabih welcomed Dr Hazza Al Nuaimi, the new Coordinator General of the Dubai Government Excellence Program (DGEP) of the General Secretariat of the Executive Council of Dubai. This is part of Dubai Customs’ strategy to maintain close ties of cooperation with government agencies and raise Dubai's profile ......read more
Ras Al Khaimah, UAE - Monday; 15/07/2019: H.E Mohamed Ali Musabbeh Al Nuaimi, Chairman, Ras al Khaimah Chamber of Commerce and Industry and H. E. Low Pit Chen, Consul-General of the Republic of Singapore in Dubai discussed strengthening the bilateral business cooperation, and the economic issues that contribute to reinforcing the investment cooperation between Ras Al Khaimah and the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 14 July 2019: Dubai Land Department (DLD), represented by its regulatory arm Real Estate Regulatory Agency (RERA), signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Arab Bank for Investment & Foreign Trade (Al Masraf) to manage and service Owners Association (OA) accounts. The MoU was signed by HE Marwan bin Ghalita, CEO of RERA, and Hussein Ohida, Assistant General ......read more
Dubai, 14th July, 2019: The Ministry of Health and Prevention’s Youth Council (MoHAP’s Youth Council) held recently a meeting with the Civil Defence’s Youth Council. The meeting discussed means of exploring mutual cooperation and sharing creative ideas to develop coordination mechanisms, launch bilateral initiatives and tackle most important challenges, so as to realize ......read more
Introduction of Short-Term and Restricted Licences as well as Commercial Permissions and Dual Licencing categories designed for ease of set-up and affordability
Dubai, UAE: 11 July 2019 – Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC), the leading international financial hub in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia (MEASA) region, is continuing to prioritise the ease of doing business with ......read more
Ahead of Earth Overshoot Day 2019 (July 29) one-planet compatibility emerges as a powerful compass to gauge corporate strategies against ecological resource constraints
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 09 July 2019: Ahead of Earth Overshoot Day this July 29, Schneider Electric, the leader in digital transformation of energy management and automation, announces ......read more
Dubai - UAE, 9 July 2019 -The General Secretariat of the Supreme Legislation Committee in the Emirate of Dubai (SLC) discussed recently the key elements of the “Legislative Plan 2020”, which sets out a clear, flexible, efficient, and systematic framework for drafting legislation in line with Dubai’s vision of the city of the future. The discussions took place during the ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, July 09, 2019: Dubai Airport Freezone Authority (DAFZA), one of the UAE’s leading free zones, has stepped up efforts to attract new business and foreign direct investment (FDI) from China following official Chinese delegation visits this week.
Jamal Bin Marghoob, Senior Director of Sales at DAFZA along with senior officials welcomed the delegation ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 08 July 2019: The Ministry of Health and Prevention’s Youth Council (MoHAP’s Youth Council) hosted and interviewed recently, the volunteer Zainab Al Bloushi, the winner of “Happiness and Positivity Medal”.
The interview comes as part of “60 Minutes with Inspiring Character” event aiming to shed more ......read more
After recent signing of AEO mutual recognition agreement
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 08 July 2019: Director General of Dubai Customs Ahmed Mahboob Musabih received in his office H.E. Abdul Hadi Mohammed Al-Shafi, the Saudi Consul-General to Dubai. The two discussed means of boosting cooperation between Saudi Arabia and Dubai especially in bilateral trade and ......read more
Dubai, 6th July 2019: Director General of Dubai Customs Ahmed Mahboob Musabih said the smart innovative services provided by Dubai Customs was the source of admiration and praise for the World Customs Organization.
“This was reaffirmed by the Secretary General of the World Customs Organization (WCO) Mr Kunio Mikuriya during our meeting on the sidelines of the WCO Council ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 04 July 2019: Dubai Land Department (DLD) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Tanami Properties (TP) through which DLD will support the Manzili initiative launched by TP. The MoU aims to strengthen the strategic partnership between the public and private sectors, achieving public interest to develop Dubai’s real estate market.
HE Sultan Butti bin ......read more
Unique e2e Solutions Will Help DP World and Jafza Support Indian Trade and Investments
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 03 July 2019: DP World, UAE Region launched “The India-UAE Bridge”, a major initiative that will attract Indian trade and investments to its flagship Jebel Ali Port and Jafza by offering end-to-end (e2e) solutions to companies and ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 30 June 2019: HE Salem Almoosa, Chairman and General Manager of Salem Ahmad Almoosa Enterprises (SAAE), was recently honored by Dubai Police in recognition of SAAE’s efforts to sponsor and support the Dubai Police White Points System for the 7th consecutive year.
He received an award from Major General Mohammed Saif Al Zafeen, Assistant ......read more
Award puts DCT Abu Dhabi in a special group of 14 global organisations which have achieved rigorous standards
Abu Dhabi, 30 June 2019: The Department of Culture and Tourism - Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) has achieved the Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply (CIPS) – Corporate Platinum Award. This is the highest certification in the procurement profession globally ......read more
DLD was awarded for the ‘Building Survey and Classification’ system based on 64 criteria
Dubai, UAE, 29 June 2019: Dubai Land Department (DLD) announced its achievement of the ‘Ideas Arabia 2019’ award, an addition to its track record of many local and international accomplishments, after taking first place in the “Productivity” category for ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 29 June 2019: The Islamic Republic of Pakistan acting through the Ministry of Finance (MoF) - Government of Pakistan has successfully signed a US$ 375 Million Dual Tranche Syndicated Term Facility in June 2019.
Both the conventional and Islamic tranches were fully subscribed by a syndicate comprising leading UAE banks who have successfully funded their ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 29 June 2019: Technical Support Department at Dubai Customs received visitors from the French embassy including Mr Rafiq Honas, Customs attaché at the embassy and Gregory Hanin of Getxent company.
The visitors showcased a disruptive product which is made of an innovative material able to collect a huge amount of odorous molecules and releasing them in ......read more
Abu Dhabi-UAE: 26 June, 2019: The National Election Committee (NEC) issued its decision No. (03/02/2019) on the Executive Regulations for the upcoming fourth cycle of the Federal National Council (FNC) elections.
Comprising 69 articles across nine chapters, the Executive Regulations form the legal framework of the elections at all stages of the electoral process and aim to ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 25 June 2019: Dubai Customs held its monthly 3rd client recognition ceremony of 2019 to honor best performing clients and businesses in various categories. As a token of appreciation to the outstanding clients, and following directives of the Director General of Dubai Customs, Ahmed Mahboob Musabih the event has turned into a monthly celebration instead of an ......read more
HH Sheikha Hissa Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum to be region’s Goodwill Ambassador
Emirates Literature Foundation appointed as consultants
Dubai 25 June 2019: The UNESCO-backed Voices of Future Generations (VOFG) programme has appointed HH Sheikha Hissa Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum as a Goodwill Ambassador for the Gulf region, with the Emirates Literature Foundation confirmed ......read more
PANEL DISCUSSES MECHANISMS TO ENSURE SMOOTH CONDUCT OF POLLS
SHARJAH GOVERNMENT MEDIA BUREAU - SHARJAH, JUN 23 , 2019-- The Higher Committee for Elections to the Sharjah Consultative Council has resolved to step up its efforts to invigorate the electoral experience of the Emirate of Sharjah, in accordance with the directives and vision of His Highness Sheikh Dr Sultan bin Mohamed Al Qasimi, ......read more
The Return of the Popular Series Brain Games with a celebrity twist;
the next season of the award-winning series Genius Focused on Aretha Franklin;
the channel's first competition series Race to the Centre of the Earth from prolific producer Bertram van Munster and the team behind the Amazing Race;
greenlight of new episodes of Gordon Ramsay: Uncharted;
a new season ......read more
Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Abdullah Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs & International Cooperation and Chairman of Emirates Foundation
The Emirates Award for the Arabian Gulf Youth encourages a more proactive and creative future for young adults in the Gulf region
Abu Dhabi, June 18, 2019: Emirates Foundation, an independent ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 17 June 2019: Sultan bin Sulayem, DP World Group Chairman & CEO and Chairman of Ports, Customs and Free Zone Corporation (PCFC) expressed his happiness that the “Productivity Engine” was approved by the Dubai Executive Council to be used at the government departments level.
The engine, developed in-house by Dubai Customs, uses ......read more
• This year’s edition marks the first time the event is held in the Middle East region.
• The conference brings together scholars and experts from six continents, joining from 62 cities located in in 45 countries around the world.
• A conference Programme Committee of around 200 global scholars rigorously reviewed nearly 150 paper ......read more
Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre will organise workshops at the Emirates Towers Youth Hub in early July, to shed light on the scientific aspect of the Emirates Mars Mission
Dubai, UAE, 16 June 2019: The Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) will launch the Emirates Mars Mission (EMM) Science Week during the first week of July, at the Emirates Towers Youth Hub. Science Week is an EMM ......read more
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 15 June 2019: His Excellency Zaki Anwar Nusseibeh, the UAE Minister of State delivered an address at the Bussola Institute in Brussels, to commemorate the 75th anniversary of D-Day, the largest seaborne invasion in history that turned the tide of World War II.
The Bussola Institute, a platform for independent research, dialogue and mutual respect ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 15 June 2019: Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation (Empower), the world's largest district cooling services provider, organized its annual blood donation campaign as part of the World Blood Donor Day, which is celebrated on 14 June every year.
The campaign was held at Empower’s staff accommodation in Al Quoz by the DHA-run Dubai Blood Donation Centre mobile ......read more