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Sheikha Fatima's donation helps open med research centre in London

On behalf of Her Highness Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak, Chairwoman of the General Women's Union (GWU), President of the Supreme Council for Motherhood and Childhood, and Supreme Chairwoman of the Family Development Foundation (FDF), Sheikh Theyab bin Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan has visited the Zayed Centre for Research into Rare Disease in Children in London to unveil a plaque, marking the completion of the building. A partnership between Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH), UCL and Great Ormond Street Hospital Children's Charity, the Zayed Centre was made possible thanks to a generous £60 million gift from Her Highness Sheikha Fatima...


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07/08/2019

Syrian mother seeks free admission for 6-year-old daughter in UAE

A Syrian mother in the UAE is desperately knocking on the doors of schools seeking free admission for her six-year-old daughter as the family remains in a dire condition since they fled the Syria war in 2016. Fatima Malik Rahmoum, her husband and their five children live in Ajman. Her husband ekes out a living by working as a driver and manages to earn just Dh4,500 monthly. "But that's not enough to cover the bills", she said. Rahmoum and her children were displaced in Idlib, Syria, and stayed in a shelter. After their son sustained severe face and head burns...
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China might escort its ships in Gulf waters

China might escort its commercial vessels in Gulf waters under a US proposal for a maritime coalition to secure oil shipping lanes following attacks on tankers, its envoy to the UAE said on Tuesday. "If there happens to be a very unsafe situation we will consider having our navy escort our commercial vessels," Ambassador Ni Jian said in Abu Dhabi. "We are studying the US proposal on Gulf escort arrangements," China's embassy later said in a text message. US President Donald Trump said in a June 24 tweet that China, Japan and other countries "should be protecting their own ships"...
06/08/2019

Zayed built his own model of governance and leadership: Zaki Nusseibeh

ABU DHABI, 6th August, 2019 (WAM) -- Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan founded the UAE federation and a modern state, despite tremendous challenges and troubles in the region at that time, Zaki Nusseibeh, Minister of State, said in a lecture hosted by the Emirates Centre for Strategic Studies and Research,ECSSR, on the occasion of the Founding Father's accession day on 6th August. With his leadership qualities and traits, Sheikh Zayed built his own model of governance and administration, he pointed out. The Founding Father had his own way in governance and dealing with the ordinary citizens or VIPs as...

06/08/2019

Syrian mother seeks free admission for 6-year-old daughter in UAE

A Syrian mother in the UAE is desperately knocking on the doors of schools seeking free admission for her six-year-old daughter as the family remains in a dire condition since they fled the Syria war in 2016. Fatima Malik Rahmoum, her husband and their five children live in Ajman. Her husband ekes out a living by working as a driver and manages to earn just Dh4,500 monthly. "But that's not enough to cover the bills", she said. Rahmoum and her children were displaced in Idlib, Syria, and stayed in a shelter. After their son sustained severe face and head burns...
06/08/2019

Live smart with all new app from Dubai Police

 Dubai is fast becoming a smart city - so much so that with the Dubai Police's smart app, you can send an emergency alert straight to the authorities. By touching the SOS button, you can alert the police about any emergency, to which assistance will come through. However, the police have warned users against using the SOS button for testing. The General Department of Artificial Intelligence recently launched the latest update to the police's smart app for Android users. This version has already been running on iPhones for quite some time now. To anyone who hasn't downloaded the app yet...

Dubai Aerospace Enterprise revenue hits $726.9m in H1

Dubai / WAM Dubai Aerospace Enterprise (DAE) reported on Tuesday its financial results for the six months ended on June 30.According to the aerospace corporation the first half of 2019 saw total revenues of $726.9 million compared to $711.4 million during the same period last year.DAE’s net profits reached $197.1 million, compared to $195.2 million in H1 2018. The company’s pre-tax profit margin was 29 percent (H1 2018: 31 percent).