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3 hour 20 minute

Abu Dhabi Strategic Debate concludes with key recommendations and potential scenarios

ABU DHABI, 12th November 2018 (WAM) - Dr. Ebtesam Al Ketbi, President of Emirates Policy Center (EPC) summarised the recommendations in highlighting potential scenarios on the regional and international levels during the closing session of the Abu Dhabi Strategic Debate. She spoke of the vision of EPC, contrary to what was predicted by analysts, some of whom tried to portray that the US hegemony and power would recede in the international world order. "We see the US is still the first superpower worldwide which has control of international politics and still controls the entire world order in the upcoming period,"...
3 hour 21 minute

President of Iraq visits Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque

ABU DHABI, 12th November 2018 (WAM) - President of Iraq Barham Salih on Monday, visited the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, in Abu Dhabi, as part of his official visit to the UAE. He was accompanied by Dr. Thani bin Ahmed Al Zeyoudi, Minister of Climate Change and Environment and members of his accompanying delegation. President Salih and his accompanying delegation visited the mausoleum of the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, which is adjacent to the mosque and recalled his qualities and wise approach of enriching the culture of tolerance and peaceful co-existence among different nations of the world....
3 hour 22 minute

ADIPEC a spectacular event, says Hazza bin Zayed

ABU DHABI, 12th November 2018 (WAM) - H.H. Sheikh Hazza bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Chairman of Abu Dhabi Executive Council, has hailed the 21st Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference, ADIPEC, as a spectacular event. Sheikh Hazza said in a statement today this year's ADIPEC, which is held under the patronage of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan and the follow up of His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, is timed with the new phase for the development of...

3 hour 27 minute

UAE seeks volunteers for National Day celebrations

Organisers of the Official 47th United Arab Emirates National Day Celebration, "This is Zayed. This is the UAE", are searching for energetic and enthusiastic young citizens and residents to support the celebration at Zayed Sports City Stadium on December 2, offering an opportunity to become part of one of the nation's most iconic events. The call out for volunteers presents a once in a lifetime opportunity, with world renowned artists, musicians and performers paying tribute to 47 glorious years of unity amidst extraordinary live performances. Abdulla Al Qubaisi, member of the Official 47th UAE National Day Celebration organizing committee said,...
3 hour 45 minute

Eni sells Mubadala 20% stake in Egypt Nour field

ABU DHABI / WAM Mubadala Petroleum announced that it has agreed with Eni to purchase a 20 percent participating interest from Eni’s share in the Nour North Sinai Offshore Area ‘Nour’ concession, an offshore exploration block in Egypt. Eni is the operator of the concession through its subsidiary (IEOC).In the concession, which is in participation with Egyptian Natural Gas Holding Company (EGAS), Eni holds an 85 percent interest in partnership with Tharwa Petroleum Company, which holds a 15 percent interest.Musabbeh Al Kaabi, CEO of Petroleum and Petrochemicals, Mubadala Investment Company and Chairman of the Board of Mubadala Petroleum, said, “This...
3 hour 45 minute

Adnoc, Aramco explore gas, LNG tie-ups

ABU DHABI / WAM The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (Adnoc) signed, on Monday, a framework agreement with Saudi Aramco, to explore potential opportunities for collaboration in the natural gas and liquefied natural gas (LNG) sectors.The cooperation brings together two of the world’s leading energy producers from the Arabian Gulf to work together in an area of strategic importance for both companies as they seek to boost revenues from natural gas and LNG business segments.The agreement was signed by Dr Sultan bin Ahmad Sultan Al Jaber, Minister of State and Adnoc Group CEO, and Amin Nasser, Saudi Aramco President and...

3 hour 46 minute

DP World marks $3.3bn listings on Nasdaq Dubai

DUBAI / WAM Sultan Ahmed bin Sulayem, Group Chairman and CEO of global trade enabler DP World, rang the market-opening bell on Monday to celebrate the multi-currency listing on Nasdaq Dubai of four debt listings. The four listings together amount to a value of about $3.3 billion.The listings comprise a 10-year $1 billion and three conventional bonds of 30 years $1 billion, eight years €750 million, and 12 years £350 million GBP respectively.The deal sets new benchmarks for Middle East issuers. Amongst other high- lights, this deal marks the largest bonds issue from the Middle East since 2014 and is...
4 hour 9 minute

Creating future opportunities is a shared global mission, says Mohammed Al Gergawi

DUBAI, 12th November 2018 (WAM) - Mohammed Abdullah Al Gergawi, Minister of Cabinet Affairs and the Future and Co-chair of the Global Future Councils, announced that the United Arab Emirates looks at the future as a field for creating opportunities brought about by technology and advanced science. It embraces a comprehensive belief that this forward-looking task is a global shared responsibility that demands international cooperation to meet its requirements. Speaking at the closing session of the third Annual Meeting of the Global Future Councils, held in Dubai under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice...
4 hour 9 minute

Abdullah bin Zayed receives Iraqi FM

ABU DHABI, 12th November 2018 (WAM) - H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, received on Monday Dr. Mohamed Ali Alhakim, the newly-appointed Foreign Minister of Iraq. The meeting, held on the sidelines of the state visit made by President Barham Salih of Iraq to the UAE, discussed bilateral relations and means to develop them in all domains. Sheikh Abdullah wished Dr. Alhakim success in his new post and in contributing to achieving aspirations of the brotherly Iraqi people for progress, prosperity and stability. He said that under the directives of its leadership,...

4 hour 10 minute

‘Future Frontiers Survey 2018’ launched

Dubai / WAM The Annual Meeting of the Global Future Councils launched the ‘Future Frontiers Survey 2018’ to explore the key requirements of future meetings, discuss the most pressing issues, and diversify knowledge sources.The survey seeks to identify potential scientific developments in vital sectors linked to human life, and examine the global emerging issues in the light of the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR). It will bring up 10 questions annually addressed to more than 5,000 scientists, experts, members of the Young Scientists Forum of the World Economic Forum, network of experts, in addition to the network of the Global Future...
4 hour 10 minute

Annual meeting of Global Future Councils wraps up with high level plenary session

DUBAI, 12th November 2018 (WAM) - Challenges to a successful globalised economy were discussed at the closing session of the Annual Meeting of the Global Future Councils, the two-day World Economic Forum (WEF) event that was hosted at Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai. Six experts on global affairs took part in the event, which was moderated by Børge Brende, President of the WEF. Speaking on how globalisation is viewed through western-centric optics and that perhaps it is time for a new perspective, Jean-David Levitte, French diplomat and France's Permanent Representative to the United Nations from 2000 to 2002, said: "Today we live...
4 hour 11 minute

UAE ministers explore future of food on Day Two of Annual Meeting of the Global Future Councils 2018

DUBAI,12th November 2018 (WAM) – Climate change, advanced sciences and the future of food security were the main topics of discussion as Sarah bint Yousif Al Amiri, Minister of State for Advanced Science, and Mariam bint Mohammed Saeed Hareb Almheiri, Minister of State for Future Food Security, took part in a debate on the second day of the Annual Meeting of the Global Future Councils 2018. The event is held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE, Ruler of Dubai, who attended the official opening ceremony along...