Posted on 22/01/2017: 419 views.
In his capacity as the Ruler of Abu Dhabi, President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan has issued an Emiri Decree forming the Board of Directors of Mubadala Investment Company under the chairmanship of His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces. The decree stated that H.H. Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs, will be Vice Chairman. Members ... Read More
Posted on 22/01/2017: 386 views.
His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, will attend the 68th Republic Day celebrations as a chief guest. During the visit, His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed will hold official talks with President of India ... Read More
Posted on 22/01/2017: 407 views.
At the heart of the world's sustainable development goals lies one crucial statistic. By 2040, we will require at least 25% more energy than is currently produced to meet the needs of a rapidly growing, global population, a UAE official has said. He added that keeping pace with this demand in a way ... Read More
Posted on 22/01/2017: 409 views.
Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) announced yesterday that start-up activities have recommenced for the crude distillation as well as the associated units, while commercial production is expected shortly. "Following further investigation into the incident last week at the Ruwais West refinery, ... Read More
Posted on 22/01/2017: 354 views.
After five years of falconry inscription, as a living human heritage, on the UNESCO's representative list of the intangible cultural heritage of humanity, Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority (TCA Abu Dhabi) welcomed the registration of five more countries to the file, bringing the total members ... Read More
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The Museum of the Future, one of Dubai Future Foundation initiatives, has unveiled a brand new project experience exploring the social and ethical aspects of artificial intelligence and evaluating the role of artificial intelligence in making political and global decisions. The exhibit, called the ... Read More
Posted on 22/01/2017: 224 views.
KUALA LUMPUR: The United Arab Emirates, UAE, has expressed grave concern over the plight of the Rohingya Muslim minority in Myanmar and reiterated support for efforts being made to alleviate the suffering of Muslims in the Southeast Asian country while urging its government to promote harmony among ... Read More
Posted on 22/01/2017: 137 views.
The Sharjah's overall population is 1,405,843 people, according to results of the Sharjah Census 2015. 'There are 175,432 Emirati nationals – 86,325 males and 89,098 females – who constitute 12 percent of the overall population. The number of non-national residents is 1,230,417, – 834,542 males and ... Read More
Posted on 22/01/2017: 214 views.
A new multi-purpose development will be built on an area of 1.27 million sq feet in Dubai South, according to a memorandum of understanding, MoU, signed by Dubai South, the master developer of an emerging 145 sq. km master-planned city around the new Al Maktoum International Airport, and ... Read More
Posted on 22/01/2017: 239 views.
Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) and Masdar Institute of Science and Technology (Masdar Institute) have qualified for the second UAE Drones for Good Award based on their joint efforts to develop drone technology. The Award was launched by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al ... Read More
Posted on 22/01/2017: 254 views.
All qualified bidders were requested to present proposals for a 200MW concentrated solar power, CSP, plant, the fourth phase of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park in Dubai, the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority, DEWA, said yesterday. "This 200MW CSP Plant will be operational by April ... Read More
Posted on 22/01/2017: 228 views.
Masdar City's Eco-Villa, a pilot project incorporating water- and energy-saving technologies, has been completed, and a UAE national family will soon live in the sustainable dwelling prototype - it was announced on Thursday at the Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week 2017. The Eco-Villa was launched in ... Read More
Posted on 22/01/2017: 231 views.
Artists shortlisted for the AED 2.3 million Dubai Canvas 3D Art Award will create and display their stunning 3D artworks at the Dubai Canvas 3D Art Festival to be held in City Walk from 1 to 7 March 2017. The shortlist features an eclectic group of accomplished international 3D artists who bring ... Read More
Posted on 22/01/2017: 210 views.
The Sharjah Sports Channel is organising a mega spectacular Desert Festival to give desert motorsport enthusiasts across the UAE a fill of adrenalin pumping, dune bashing action at Sharjah's Al Badayer Desert Camp on the E44 Hatta Road. In what will culminate as the debut edition of the Sharjah ... Read More