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UAE


MoE discusses Emirati investments in HK, China

HONG KONG / WAM The UAE Economic and Commercial Delegation concluded its participation in the 4th Summit of Belt and Road Initiative in Hong Kong.Abdullah Al Saleh, Under-Secretary at the Ministry of Economy for Foreign Trade Affairs and Head of the UAE Delegation, highlighted the success of the delegation’s mission and its contributions to the summit.Under the theme ‘Creating and Realising Opportunities’, the two-day Summit invited over 80 government and business leaders around the world to discuss opportunities available in differentsectors based on the latest developments under the Belt and RoadInitiative.During the summit, Al Saleh was briefed about the initiative’s...

Cheques worth AED805b handled in eight months

Abu Dhabi / WAM A total of 17 million cheques worth AED805 billion were handled by the Image based Cheque Clearing System (ICCS) during the first eight months of 2019, according to a report issued by Central Bank of the UAE (CBUAE).A breakdown showed that 1.77 million cheques worth AED 82.6 billion were cleared in August 2019, as compared to 2.2 million cheques worth AED 110.2 billion in July, which was best performer in terms of volume and value.Interbank deposits amounted to AED145.4 billion during the period from January through the end of August this year.They valued AED20.06 billion in...

Saudi Aramco races to fix oil supply after drone attacks

Bloomberg Saudi Arabia is racing to restore oil production after a brazen drone strike on a key Aramco facility slashed its output by half, or about 5% of world supply, an assault that the US has blamed on Iran.State energy producer Saudi Aramco lost about 5.7 million barrels per day of output after 10 unmanned aerial vehicles struck the world’s biggest crude-processing facility in Abqaiq and the kingdom’s second-biggest oil field in Khurais, the company said.Aramco would need weeks to restore full production capacity to a normal level, according to people familiar with the matter. The producer however can restore...

15/09/2019

Mansour bin Zayed attends closing ceremony of Mohamed bin Salman Camel Festival

TAIF, 15th September, 2019 (WAM) -- H.H. Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs, has underlined the robust, longstanding relations binding the UAE and Saudi Arabia under the wise leadership of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, and the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud. H.H. Sheikh Mansour made the statements as he attended today with Saudi Crown Price Mohamed bin Salman Abdul Aziz Al Saud the closing ceremony of the Mohamed bin Salman Camel Festival, one of the world's largest such races...
15/09/2019

New Abu Dhabi centre to streamline waste collection, transport

A new facility that will control and monitor private firms collecting and transporting garbage has been launched in the Capital on Sunday. The new Abu Dhabi Waste Management Centre (Tadweer) control room will be the central point for monitoring the performance of private environmental service providers tasked with the collection and transportation of waste in the emirate. The facility will also electronically track waste transport vehicles used in the collection and transportation of household waste, farm waste and bulky waste, as well as the washing and sterilising of waste bins and street sweeping equipment. Based on these assessments, it will...
15/09/2019

Reduce speed to 80kmph during fog, warn Abu Dhabi Police

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UAE to push for moderation and de-escalation at UNGA

ABU DHABI / WAM The UAE’s largest ever delegation to the United Nations – led by HH Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation (MoFAIC) – will seek diplomatic solutions to address the most pressing challenges to regional stability and security, and assert against extremism and hate.In a media briefing on Sunday at MoFAIC, the UAE revealed its priorities for the upcoming 74th Session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA), in New York, on September 28. The country also emphasised its deep and sustained commitment to UN-led initiatives and the UN’s 2030 Agenda...
15/09/2019

DEWA enhances joint cooperation with France’s ENGIE Group

DUBAI, 15th September, 2019 (WAM) -- Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD and CEO of the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority, DEWA, met Jean-Pierre Clamadieu, Chairman of France’s ENGIE Group, as part of DEWA’s drive to forge strong ties with major global companies and exchange knowledge and best practices in the energy sector. Al Tayer welcomed the ENGIE delegation and discussed ways to enhance cooperation and the mutual exchange of best international experiences in renewable, clean energy and environmental sustainability. Al Tayer discussed DEWA’s key projects and plans to achieve the vision of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum,...
15/09/2019

Fujairah Ruler offers condolences on martyrdom of Ali Al Dhanahani, Saif Al Tunaiji

FUJAIRAH, 15th September, 2019 (WAM) -- H.H. Sheikh Hamad bin Mohammed Al Sharqi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Fujairah, has separately offered their condolences to the families of nation's martyrs Warrant Officer Ali Abdullah Ahmed Al Dhanhani and Sergeant Saif Dhawi Rashid Al Tunaiji, who martyred in a vehicle collision while performing their national duty in operations field. While visiting mourning tent, in Dibba Al Fujairah and Al Haniya Areas, Sheikh Hamad expressed his heartfelt sympathy to their families. He prayed to Allah the Almighty to rest their souls in Paradise and to grant solace and patience to their...

15/09/2019

UAE's worst service centres vow to change for the best

The message to government service centres is loud and clear: Deliver best services or else face the consequences. Just a day after His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, listed the best and worst five government service centres, things have taken a turn for the better. New bosses have taken charge; officials have brainstormed strategies and committees have been formed to boost performance. Here, we have compiled the reactions of the centres that have been ranked as the worst and how they plan to improve services. 1. Digital...
15/09/2019

Bodies of six martyred servicemen arrive in UAE

The bodies of six UAE martyrs arrived at Al Bateen Airport in Abu Dhabi aboard a UAE Air Force plane on Saturday. The martyrs are Captain Saeed Ahmed Rashid Al Mansouri; Warrant Officer Ali Abdullah Ahmed Al Dhanhani; Warrant Officer Zayed Musllam Suhail Al Amri; Warrant Officer Saleh Hassan Saleh bin Amro; Warrant Officer Nasser Mohamed Hamad Al Kaabi, and Sergeant Saif Dhawi Rashid Al Tunaiji. Also read: 6 UAE soldiers martyred in military operations Several senior Armed Forces officers received the bodies at the airport, where a special military ceremony was organised to mark the return of the bodies....
15/09/2019

UAE astronaut's spaceship nearly ready

The Russian Soyuz spacecraft has been refueled and is nearly ready to take UAE's first astronaut Hazza Al Mansoori to the International Space Station on September 25. Roscosmos, the Russian space agency, tweeted: "Ship refueling completed at Baikonur of the Soyuz MS-15 fuel components and compressed gases. Then it was delivered for assembly at the test building and was installed in the slipway for further pre-launch work." At Baikonur cosmodrome Roscosmos specialists have completed operations to fill the #SoyuzMS15 spacecraft with propellant components and compressed gases.The launch to the International Space Station is scheduled for September 25, 2019 pic.twitter.com/r6XxtNc6NG -...