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The UK-UAE Task Force yesterday held its 16th meeting in Abu Dhabi to discuss a range of issues of common interest, including conflict resolution, security, trade, investment, humanitarian action, education, culture and consular affairs. The Task Force issued the following statement: "16th UK-UAE Task Force. Abu Dhabi, 22nd February, 2017. Resolving Conflict We are working together for a secure and prosperous region, including political solutions in Yemen and Syria. Security We are deepening ... Read More
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Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, issued directives to Mohammad Bin Rashid Space Centre, MBRSC, to lead the Mars 2117 project and prepare a 100-year plan for its implementation. As per his directives, the centre's plan will ... Read More
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His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, yesterday praised the national defence industry for making significant progress and becoming a significant source of support for the UAE Armed Forces. He made the remark ... Read More
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COPEHAGEN: H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, visited Rosenborg Castle in Denmark on Wednesday as part of his official visit to the country. Upon his arrival at the castle, the UAE Foreign Minister was received by Manager of ... Read More
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PARIS: The United Arab Emirates (UAE) spares no efforts to protect and provide dignified life to children, said Dr. Maytha bint Salem Al Shamsi, UAE Minister of State, and noted that President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan had issued the UAE's new Child Protection Law No. 3 - ... Read More
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GENEVA: The UAE signed the Ministerial Resolution on the 70th anniversary of the Inland Transport Committee (ITC) of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe, UNECE, operating under the motto "Embracing the new era for sustainable inland transport and mobility." The UAE signed the document ... Read More
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Sudanese President Omar Hassan al-Beshir has said the International Defence Exhibition and Conference (IDEX) 2017 is based on advanced ideas as a first-grade investment and tourism project, seen as an excellent forum for visitors to exchange knowledge and experience. He added that the Arab region ... Read More
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Staff Brigadier-General Rashid Mohammed Al Shamsi, Official Spokesperson of IDEX 2017, announced 20 new deals worth over AED 3.4 billion at a press conference on day four of the 13th edition of the International Defence Exhibition and Conference, IDEX 2017. The national companies were awarded 13 ... Read More
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Abu Dhabi Ship Building (ADSB) and Raytheon have celebrated the 10th anniversary of their partnership in a ceremony alongside the UAE Navy Baynunah corvette Al Hili on the NAVDEX waterfront. "We have established an excellent working relationship with Raytheon over the last 10 years and look forward ... Read More
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Abu Dhabi Ship Building Company, ADSB, and Lockheed Martin yesterday announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding, MoU, to cooperate in providing support services for UAE Military maritime assets. The MoU was signed by Dr. Khaled Al Mazrouei, CEO of Abu Dhabi Ship Building, and Joe North, ... Read More
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Milrem, an Estonian military technology solutions provider, has expressed its intention to build a production unit to develop and arm unmanned ground vehicles, UGV, in the UAE. "We, as a company believe in cooperation, and if the UAE Armed Forces start using these vehicles, we will produce these ... Read More
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The International Golden Group, IGG, the Abu Dhabi-based supplier of high-end defence and security systems, yesterday announced six agreements for joint cooperation in the supply of defence systems with global companies Thales Optronique, Fraser Optics, Comtech, CZECHOSLOVAK GROUP, Digital Bit and ... Read More
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MBDA, a world leader in missile systems, has been awarded a contract by the UAE Navy to supply additional Marte MK2/N anti-ship missiles, the company announced last night at the International Defence Exhibition, IDEX 2017. This is a follow on from an initial contract signed in February 2009 for the ... Read More
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Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Company (ADNEC) signed on Wednesday a partnership agreement with Abu Dhabi Autonomous Systems Investments (ADASI), the region's first reliable one-stop solutions provider within the autonomous systems industry. The agreement mandates the participation of ADASI as a ... Read More
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H.H. Lt. General Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the Interior, yesterday attended the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the Khalifa Student Empowerment Programme (Aqdar) and the Watani Al Emarat Foundation, which would strengthen their ... Read More
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Expo 2020 Dubai yesterday launched a search for producers of authentic Emirati and regional products including dates, Arabian coffee and sweets, chocolate and spices, which will form part of a warm, mouth-watering welcome offered to Expo's millions of visitors from around the world. This is the ... Read More
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Dubai Media City, DMC, and Dubai Press Club, DPC, announced on Wednesday the launch of the e-book edition of the "Arab Media Outlook, 2016-2018: Youth..Content..Digital" report. Available in an interactive digital format that conforms with the digital transformation era, the report reflects Dubai's ... Read More
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Students Amira Sulaiman, Shamsa Al Mansouri and Sarah Al Amri, under the supervision of Dr. Khawla Al Kaabi, Head of the Geography Department and Executive President for Innovation at UAE University, developed a multi-task and multi-purpose "Smart Submarine" for maritime navigation. According to ... Read More
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The Ministerial Development Council has appointed Mohammed Jalal Al Raisi Executive Director of Emirates New Agency ( WAM ) with the grade of Assistant Under-Secretary at the National Media Council ( NMC ). http://wam.ae/en/details/1395302599308 ... Read More
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HADRAMAUT: The Emirates Red Crescent, ERC, has sent urgent relief convoy to some areas in the Governorate of Hadramaut due to dire conditions endured by the population there. The aid convoy is a continuation of the ERC's humanitarian aid programme and part of a number of campaigns carried out in ... Read More