2019 Mar 20 Wed, 06:19:20 pm
AD Chamber, Shanghai Government Judicial Office discuss cooperation
2019 Mar 20 Wed, 04:21:04 pm
Mohammed bin Rashid visits Special Olympics World Games
2019 Mar 20 Wed, 03:07:33 pm
UAE Energy Minister outlines 24th World Energy Congress agenda
2019 Mar 20 Wed, 01:58:25 pm
Sharjah Ruler opens IGCF 2019
2019 Mar 20 Wed, 12:01:06 pm
UAE leaders greet Tunisian President on Independence Day
2019 Mar 20 Wed, 10:12:25 am
President of Argentina receives Abdullah bin Zayed
2019 Mar 19 Tue, 06:29:29 pm
Mohammed bin Rashid attends signing ceremony for first Arab body for space cooperation
2019 Mar 19 Tue, 05:48:57 pm
President issues Federal Decree appointing two female judges
2019 Mar 19 Tue, 05:30:23 pm
Hamdan bin Zayed holds phone call with ERC delegation in Colombia
2019 Mar 19 Tue, 05:07:22 pm
UAE provides emergency relief aid to 3 countries affected by Cyclone Idai

Emirates News

Ajman Ruler attends lunch banquet held by Mohammed bin Ali Al Nuaimi

AJMAN, 19th March, 2019 (WAM) -- H.H. Sheikh Humaid bin Rashid Al Nuaimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Ajman, today attended a lunch banquet hosted by Sheikh Mohammed bin Ali Al Nuaimi, Chairman of the Ajman Justice Department, in Roud Al Marabei, Al Helio, in honour of Sheikh Humaid, the Sheikhs, and senior officials from Ajman. The banquet was also attended by Sheikh Ahmed bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, Representative of His Highness the Ruler of Ajman for Administrative and Financial Affairs; Sheikh Abdulaziz bin...

UAE among Top 10 countries on Global Wellbeing Indicators

DUBAI, 19th March, 2019 (WAM) -- The UAE was ranked among the top 10 countries worldwide in wellbeing indicators of the 2018 World Poll, which tracks the opinions of people in more than 160 countries on what matters most to them. Ohoud bint Khalfan Al Roumi, Minister of State for Happiness and Wellbeing and Director-General of the Prime Minister’s Office, affirmed that the UAE's advanced ranking on the indicators reflects the country’s focus on enhancing wellbeing in all sectors. Al Roumi praised the efforts of...

ECSSR hosts Dhahi Khalfan Tamim

ABU DHABI, 19th March, 2019 (WAM) -- The UAE Federation Library at the Emirates Centre for Strategic Studies and Research, ECSSR, hosted its third session of the "A Book in an Hour" initiative on Monday. This interactive session featured Lt. General Dhahi Khalfan Tamim, Deputy Chairman of Police and Public Security of Dubai, who spoke about his book titled, "The Soft Power in the Leadership Qualities of Zayed". The event was attended by Prof. Jamal Sanad Al-Suwaidi, Director-General of the ECSSR, and a group of...


RTA uses artificial intelligence to measure customer’s happiness

DUBAI, 12th March, 2019 (WAM) -- Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority, RTA, has embarked on an initiative for measuring customer’s satisfaction at four Customers Happiness Centres using smart cameras. "The initiative aims to measure customers happiness index through smart cameras that analyse the extent of their happiness. The technology analyses the facial expressions of customers, without saving images in respect of their privacy, before and after processing their transactions at the centre. Accordingly, the technology gives an instant and accurate indicator of customers’ happiness," said...
Mohammed bin Rashid, Mohamed bin Zayed receive Special Olympics Flame of Hope Torch
UAE regrets EU's decision to include it on list of non-cooperative jurisdictions for tax purposes
Hazza bin Zayed inaugurates municipal centre in Khalifa City
Sharjah Ruler launches English version of his latest books
More countries grounding Boeing's MAX 8 jets
UAE President issues Federal Decree appointing 13 Emirati public prosecutors

World News

Noor Dubai Foundation treated 5,000 visually impaired people in Bangladesh

DUBAI, 19th March, 2019 (WAM) -- Noor Dubai Foundation has organised its first 'Mobile Eye Camp 2019' at the Narail, Khulna District in Bangladesh, in collaboration with Dubai Electricity and Water Authority, DEWA, where 5,000 people benefited from the programmers' activities. The programmes include screening and providing diagnosis and health care, conducting surgeries, and distributing spectacles at each camp. Since the launch of the Mobile Eye Camp programme in 2008, Noor Dubai has organised six Mobile Eye Camps in Bangladesh, where they have provided medical...

Mohamed bin Zayed speaks to New Zealand PM over phone

ABU DHABI, 19th March, 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 held a telephone call with Jacinda Ardern, Prime Minister of New Zealand, expressing his sincere condolences to the New Zealand government, its people, and the families of victims of the terrorist attack on two Christchurch mosques, which left scores of people dead and injured. During the call, Sheikh Mohamed expressed his heartfelt solace and prayed...

Kuwait oil down to US$67.21 pb

KUWAIT, 19th March, 2019 (WAM) -- The price of Kuwaiti oil went down by 36 cents to US$67.21 per barrel on Monday after being at US$67.57 pb last Friday, said Kuwait Petroleum Corporation, KPC, on Tuesday. According to the Kuwait News Agency, KUNA, the price of the Brent crude went up by 38 cents to settle at US$67.54 pb, the same case with the West Texas Intermediate, which went up by 57 cents to US$59.09 pb.