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Emirates News

Mansour bin Zayed honours winners of Dalma Dhow Sailing Race

ABU DHABI, 13th November 2019 (WAM) - H.H. Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs, received on Wednesday Lt. General Faris Khalaf Al Mazrouei, Commander-in-Chief of Abu Dhabi Police and Chairman of the Cultural Programs and Heritage Festivals Committee - Abu Dhabi, and members of the higher organising committee of the Dalma Dhow Sailing Race. During the meeting, attended by Sheikh Mohammed bin Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Sheikh Mansour welcomed and congratulated winners of this traditional boat...

Beit Al Khair Society spends AED 53 million on ‘Aman Programme’

DUBAI, 13th November, 2019 (WAM) -- The Bait Al Khair Society donated AED 53.3 million to the "Aman Programme" from the start of the year to the end of October through four major projects, titled, "Monthly Cash Assistance for Families," "Monthly Food Assistance," "Families of Orphans" and "Families of People of Determination." This statistic was highlighted in a report issued by the Department of Public Accounts at the society on the total assistance provided through the programme to those registered in the Society’s statements and...

Participation of Emirati girls in National and Reserve Service an expression of good citizenship: Ohoud Al Roumi

ABU DHABI, 13th November, 2019 (WAM) -- Ohoud bint Khalfan Al Roumi, Minister of State for Happiness and Wellbeing and Director-General of the Prime Minister's Office, stated that the voluntary participation of Emirati girls in the National and Reserve Service, due to their self-motivation, is an expression of good citizenship and highlights their willingness to assume their national responsibility. Their voluntary participation also reflects the UAE’s success in ingraining the values of national belonging in the hearts of its daughters and loyal children, she added....


Mohamed bin Zayed receives Organising Committee, winners of Third Edition of 60FT Dhow Dalma Race

ABU DHABI, 4th November, 2019 (WAM) -- His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, today congratulated the winners of the Third Edition of the 60FT Dhow Dalma Race and underlined the importance of preserving the country's time-honoured heritage. This came as H.H. Sheikh Mohamed received the Race's Higher Organising Committee and winners at Qasr Al Bahr today where he hailed the efforts being made to ensure passing of the country's...
Abdullah bin Salem receives Chinese National Football Team
Etihad Airways, Tourism Malaysia partner to promote travel to Malaysia

World News

Baker Hughes opens new wellhead facility in Abu Dhabi

ABU DHABI, 13th November, 2019 (WAM) -- Baker Hughes, an energy technology solutions provider, announced today the opening of its new wellhead facility in Abu Dhabi, in partnership with its local channel partner, Al Ghaith Oilfield Supplies and Services. The 1,200 square meter facility will support wellhead repair and maintenance activities, providing greater equipment availability and faster turnaround times for customers in the UAE and across the Middle East. The site will be fully operational within the next month, with the potential to expand in...

Minister of Energy attends Indonesian Embassy's reception on National Day

ABU DHABI, 13th November, 2019 (WAM) -- Suhail bin Mohammed Faraj Faris Al Mazrouei, Minister of Energy and Industry, attended today a reception hosted by Hussein Bajis, Indonesia's Ambassador to the UAE, on the occasion of his country's National Day. The event, held at the Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi, was attended by Mohammed Omran Al Shamsi, Director of Diplomats Affairs at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, a number of officials, heads of Arab and foreign diplomatic missions accredited to the UAE, businesspersons,...

ADNOC’s In-Country Value Program to drive over AED26 bn into UAE economy in 2019

ABU DHABI, 13th November, 2019 (WAM) -- The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company,ADNOC, announced its In-Country Value, ICV, Program has driven more than AED 26 billion ($7 billion) back into the UAE economy in 2019, bringing its total ICV spend, to date, to AED 44 billion ($12 billion). The amount that ADNOC and its contractors spend on local products, manufacturing, assembly facilities, services and infrastructure is expected to increase further as ADNOC continues to deliver against its AED 486 billion capital expenditure,CAPEX, plan for 2019-2023....