Abu Dhabi Awards

Mohammed Bin Zayed honors Exceptional Individuals with Abu Dhabi Awards

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(Abu Dhabi) - General Shaikh Mohammad Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, presented awards to ten exceptional individuals during the biennial Abu Dhabi Awards special ceremony…
Abu Dhabi set to launch 2nd Satellite Y1B

Abu Dhabi set to launch 2nd Satellite soon

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(Abu Dhabi) - Abu Dhabi is preparing to launch its second satellite into orbit within a couple of months, said a senior official of the Al Yah Satellite Communications Company, or Yahsat. Last year in April, Yahsat sent its first satellite…
Number of Development Projects approved for Abu Dhabi

Number of Development Projects approved for Abu Dhabi

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(Abu Dhabi) - The Abu Dhabi Executive Council meeting chaired by General Shaikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces has reviewed and approved a number of ongoing and new…
Dubai and Isle of Man Sign MOU

Dubai and Isle of Man Sign MOU to boost Economic ties

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(Dubai) - Dubai Department of Economic Development (DED) and the Government of Isle of Man have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) aimed at promoting closer business, economic and trade relations. In this context, a Delegation from…
UAE Cabinet

UAE Cabinet Liberalizes Food Import Licenses

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(Abu Dhabi) - The UAE Cabinet during a meeting chaired by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, has decided to liberalize the trade of 12 essential commodities in…
China-UAE sign currency swap agreement

UAE-China sign Dh20bn currency swap

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(Dubai) - China and the United Arab Emirates have signed a currency swap agreement worth 20 billion dirhams, the People’s Bank of China said in a statement. The agreement signed in Dubai was announced during Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao’s…
Dubai Solar Power Project

Dubai Launches Solar Power Project

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(Dubai) - His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai has launched a Dh12 billion solar power project at Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Energy Park. The event was…
Dubai Maritime City

DMC rising revenues attract Int’l investors

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(Dubai) - Dubai Maritime City (DMC), the world-class maritime business facility that posted $25 million revenues last year is expecting to raise the revenues 15% in 2012. His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman of Dubai World…
Etihad become biggest shareholder in Air Berlin

Etihad become biggest shareholder in Air Berlin

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(Berlin) – United Arab Emirates airline, Etihad has become the biggest shareholder in Germany’s second-largest airline Air Berlin by signing the agreement to pay 72.9 million Euros ($95 million); German group said. Air Berlin in a statement…

Sheikh Mohammed visits City Scape

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WAM Dubai, Sep 28th, 2011 (WAM)--His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, today visited Cityscape Global 2011, which will conclude its sessions on Thursday. Over 150…

The Prime Minister visits Dubai Chamber

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Dubai, Sept. 13th, 2011  -- His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai today visited Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry where he was briefed on a number of national…