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UAE leaders congratulate Nigerian President on Independence Day
2022 Oct 01 Sat, 01:11:00 pm
October 8 confirmed as public sector holiday for Prophet's birthday
2022 Oct 01 Sat, 12:59:00 pm
UAE leaders congratulate Cypriot President on Independence Day
2022 Oct 01 Sat, 12:44:00 pm
UAE leaders congratulate Chinese President on National Day
2022 Sep 30 Fri, 09:22:27 am
Al Wasl to be brought back to life in spectacular style on Saturday
2022 Sep 30 Fri, 08:47:37 am
UAE leaders congratulate President of Botswana on Independence Day
2022 Sep 29 Thu, 03:43:29 pm
Dubai ranked fifth globally and first in Arab World in UN E-Government Survey 2022
2022 Sep 29 Thu, 01:39:27 pm
Sharjah Rulers issues Emiri Decree establishing Mangroves Reserve
2022 Sep 29 Thu, 05:18:37 pm
Mohammad Al Gergawi announces details of 'Great Arab Minds' designed to search for exceptional talents among Arabs
2022 Sep 29 Thu, 07:47:28 pm
Dubai Metaverse Assembly takes delegates to Mars

Emirates News

GPSSA participates in 52nd meeting of permanent technical committee for civil retirement bodies in GCC region

DOHA, 1st October, 2022 (WAM) -- The General Pension and Social Security Authority (GPSSA) is participating in the 52nd meeting of the permanent technical committee for civil retirement and social security bodies in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) region, which is held in Doha, Qatar from 3-5 October 2022, in the presence of GCC representatives from the civil retirement bodies and social insurance sector. GPSSA's participating delegation is represented by members of the Permanent Technical Committee who represent it in meetings related to the GGC...

UAE provides food items to those affected by floods in Mauritania

ABU DHABI, 30th September, 2022 (WAM) -- The UAE today sent a plane carrying food items to various cities and villages affected by the torrential rains that recently struck southern and eastern Mauritania. The food supplies will meet the basic needs of thousands of families, especially the elderly, women, and children. Hamad Ghanem Al Mehairi, UAE Ambassador to the Islamic Republic of Mauritania, said: "The provision of these supplies reflects the strong relations between the two countries and underscores the UAE’s humanitarian role in providing...

SIFF platform runs through October 4th at Al Zahia City Centre

SHARJAH, 30th September, 2022 (WAM) -- The The 9th Sharjah International Film Festival for Children and Youth (SIFF) 2022 platform in the Al Zahia City Centre will continue to operate until the fourth of October in an effort to raise visitors' awareness of the festival, give them the chance to experience a microcosm of the festival, and inspire them to take part in its activities. The SIFF is held from October 10 to 15 at the Al Jawaher Reception and Convention Centre. The platform, which...


RAK Ruler congratulates Mohammed bin Salman on becoming Saudi Prime Minister

RAS AL KHAIMAH, 28th September, 2022 (WAM) -- H.H. Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Ras Al Khaimah, has sent a message of congratulations to Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdul Aziz on his appointment as the Prime Minister of Saudi Arabia. H.H. Sheikh Mohammed bin Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, Crown Prince of Ras Al Khaimah, sent a similar message to the Saudi Crown Prince on the occasion.  
UAE President concludes state visit to Sultanate of Oman
UAE, Sultanate of Oman issue Joint Statement

World News

Magnitude 5.8 earthquake strikes Indonesia's Northern Sumatra province

JAKARTA, 1st October, 2022 (WAM) -- An earthquake of magnitude 5.8 struck Indonesia's Northern Sumatra province on Saturday, killing one, said Reuters quoting the country's meteorology and geophysics agency, BMKG. Nine people were injured in the quake, which was felt in a few towns and prompted people to flee their homes, BMKG chief Dwikorita Karnawati said, adding there was no tsunami risk but warning of potential landslides in hilly areas. The fault along Sumatra island can be particularly active and dangerous. In 2004, a massive...

GMIS a key platform for discussing ways of shaping future of industrial sector: Experts

PENNSYLVANIA, 30th September, 2022 (WAM) -- Several specialists and experts in the industrial sector stated that the Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit (GMIS) is a key platform for gathering innovators, industrialists and representatives of international companies to discuss ways of shaping the future of the industrial sector, as well as connecting manufacturers and governments to help realise the Fourth Industrial Revolution. In their statements to the Emirates News Agency (WAM) during GMIS-USA 2022 currently held in Pittsburgh, the officials and experts noted that the United...

Royal Mint unveils first coins to feature King Charles III

LONDON, 30th September, 2022 (WAM) -- Britain's Royal Mint has unveiled the first coins to feature the portrait of King Charles III, Associated Press (AP) reported. Britons will begin to see Charles image in their change from around December, as 50-pence coins depicting him gradually enter circulation. The new monarch's effigy was created by British sculptor Martin Jennings, and has been personally approved by Charles, the Royal Mint said Friday. In keeping with tradition, the king's portrait faces to the left as the opposite direction...
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