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Barakah Nuclear Power Plant's Unit 1 to begin operations
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Abu Dhabi continues AED50 billion investment in business, people and innovation
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Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum opens Gulfood 2020
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Mohammed bin Rashid receives World Bank President
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AED162 million in water infrastructure projects approved
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Abdullah bin Zayed receives Ivanka Trump

Emirates News

Abu Dhabi Media launches new strategy focusing on content and digital platforms

ABU DHABI, 16th February, 2020 (WAM) -- Abu Dhabi Media has announced a new strategy that defines the general vision of the company in preparation for the next fifty years, and is based on innovation and modernisation of its content and digital platforms across all of its media assets; starting from February 19, 2020. According to the new strategy, Abu Dhabi Media Company, ADM, a subsidiary of Abu Dhabi Developmental Holding Company, ADDH, will be launching its new audience centric content and digital platforms based...

Mohammed bin Rashid receives former British Prime Minister

DUBAI, 16th February, 2020 (WAM) -- Highlighting the deep UAE-UK's ties, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, affirmed the UAE government's resolve to work with its British counterpart to strengthen and expand prospects of joint cooperation in order to serve mutual interests and goals as well as aspirations of the two countries' friendly peoples. His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid said the two countries share identical visions for broadening channels of exchanging experiences and experiments...

Mohammed bin Rashid praises Emirati women's achievements

DUBAI,16th February 2020 (WAM) - Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum said that the UAE, inspired by the legacy of its founding fathers, has made major strides in supporting women by enacting legislations that reflect the importance of their role, and provide them opportunities to participate in the journey of development. Sheikh Mohammed said the founding fathers considered protection of women’s rights and interests a strategic objective, based on which the...


RAK Ruler receives Indian Ambassador

RAS AL KHAIMAH, 6th February, 2020 (WAM) -- H.H. Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Ras Al Khaimah, has received the Ambassador of India to the UAE, Pavan Kapoor. Sheikh Saud welcomed the ambassador and wished him success in strengthening the strategic relationship between the UAE and India. The Ras Al Khaimah Ruler also praised the warm ties between the people of both countries and hoped for further prosperity for all. For his part, Kapoor thanked Sheikh Saud for...
RAK Ruler opens summit of Jebel Jais for adventure
Saud bin Saqr receives Saud Al Mu'alla

World News

Mohamed bin Zayed, WBG President explore prospects for joint cooperation

ABU DHABI, 16th February, 2020 (WAM) -- His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, received today, the President of the World Bank Group, WBG, David Malpass, at Al Shati on Sunday. David Malpass is visiting the UAE to participate in the Global Women’s Forum Dubai, GWFD 2020, taking place on 16th and 17th February, in Dubai. His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed and David Malpass explored the prospects for joint...

Etihad Airways celebrates 15 years of flying to India

ABU DHABI, 16th February 2020 (WAM) – Etihad Airways, Etihad, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, hosted an event for frequent flyers and key trade, government and media partners as part of its ongoing activities to celebrate 15-years of flying to India. The airline began operations in India in September 2004 and it has grown to become its second largest market after the UAE, carrying over 18 million passengers to and from the country. Mumbai was the first route in the country to...

Arab Parliament elect chairperson for 'Child Rights' committee

SHARJAH, 16th February, 2020 (WAM) -- The chairpersons of the 'Child Rights' and 'Activities' committees at the Arab Parliament for the Child have been elected during the Parliament's third session at its headquarters in Sharjah. Kuwaiti Mona Al Saidi was elected as Chairperson of the Activities Committee and Jordanian Amin Al Shoubol was named as Deputy-Chairperson. Meanwhile, Iraqi Dima Uday Muhammad was elected as Chairperson of the Child Rights Committee and Moroccan Hatim Al Bakhtawi as Deputy-Chairperson. Each committee include 12 members representing all Arab...