Custodian of Two Holy Mosques meets Denmark's CP

, ,
(Riyadh) - The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud of Saudi Arabia held at his palace an official meeting with Prince Frederik Andre Henrik, the Crown Prince of the Kingdom of Denmark. They reviewed bilateral…

UAE celebrates World Civil Defence Day

,
The UAE will join the international community in celebrating World Civil Defence Day, being marked this year under the theme, Civil Defence and Modern Media. World Civil Defence Day, created by a decision of the International Civil Defence…

PM inspects infrastructure projects in Eastern Coast

, ,
(Fujairah) - Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, approved projects for the Ministry of Infrastructure Development, worth AED7 billion, during a field visit to the East…

Newly reshuffled UAE Cabinet meets

, ,
(Abu Dhabi) - The UAE's newly-reshuffled Cabinet, presided over by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, met for the first time and discussed government-related…

UAE, Mauritius sign Memorandum of Understanding

, ,
(Dubai) - The UAE, represented by the Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation, and the Republic of Mauritius, represented by the Ministry of Labour, Industrial Relations and Employment, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to…

Sheikh Mohammed attends Spartan Race

, ,
(Dubai) - Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, attended the Spartan Race, organised for the second time by X- Dubai of the Office of H.H. the Crown Prince of Dubai, at…

Russian-Arab Cooperation Forum held

, ,
(Moscow) - The 3rd ministerial meeting of the Russian-Arab Cooperation Forum started here. H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, and chairman of the current session of the Arab…

UAE-Qatar Business Forum begins

, ,
(Abu Dhabi) - The second UAE-Qatar Business Forum kicked off at Ritz-Carlton Hotel Abu Dhabi. The forum is organised by the Ministry of Economy in co-operation with the Abu Dhabi Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the Qatari Ministry…

GCC chief, Yemeni premier discuss developments

, ,
(Riyadh) - Yemen's Prime Minister and Vice President Khaled Bahah and Secretary General of the Cooperation Council for Arab States of the Gulf, Abdullatif Al Zayani, met to discuss the political and security situation in Yemen. The pair…

Global Women's Forum Dubai highlights Journalism's Vital Role

, ,
(Addis Ababa) - Ghazi Abdullah Salem Al Mehri, UAE Ambassador to the Republic of Ethiopia, participated at the first Ministerial Conference on Immunisation in Africa, which kicked off at the African Union's conference centre in the Ethiopian…

Sheikh Mansour receives Qatars Minister of Economy

, ,
(Abu Dhabi) - H.H. Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs, received the visiting Sheikh Ahmed bin Jassim Al Thani, Qatari Minister of Economy and Commerce, and his accompanying delegation,…

New members of Abu Dhabi Executive Council sworn in

, ,
(Abu Dhabi) - His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces, who is also the Chairman of the Abu Dhabi Executive Council, has stressed that acting upon the directives…

UAE to implement 5 percent VAT from Jan 2018

, ,
(Dubai) - The UAE will implement value added tax (VAT) at the rate of five per cent from January 1, 2018, said Obaid Humaid Al Tayer, UAE Minister of State for Financial Affairs. The minister was speaking to reporters after a joint press…

Arab League meeting on Alliance of Civilisations held

, ,
(Cairo) - The UAE has participated in the meeting of Arab Focal Points of the United Nations Alliance of Civilisations at the Arab League Secretariat General in Cairo. Hani bin Huwaiden, a diplomat at the UAE Embassy in Cairo and a member of…