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Health Ministry conducts further 76,888 COVID-19 tests in 24 hours, announces 626 new cases, 918 recoveries, one death

Emirates News

UAE chairs GCC-Russia meeting to foster cooperation, coordinate common positions

ABU DHABI, 29th September, 2020 (WAM) -- The United Arab Emirates today chaired a joint ministerial meeting between the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) States and the Russian Federation, on the sidelines of the 75th session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York. Addressing the meeting which was held via video technology, Dr. Anwar bin Mohammed Gargash, Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, affirmed the depth of the GCC-Russia relations and the importance of further consolidating them across all fronts, notably at the economic,...

CBUAE Governor chairs 75th GCC Committee of Monetary Authorities and Central Banks’ Governors Meeting

Abu Dhabi, 29th September, 2020 (WAM) -- Abdulhamid M. Saeed Alahmadi, Governor of the Central Bank of the UAE (CBUAE), chaired the 75th Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Committee of Monetary Authorities and Central Banks Governors meeting which was held today virtually. The meeting was attended by the Governors of Central Banks members of the committee and Dr. Nayef Falah Al Hajraf, Secretary General of the Gulf Cooperation Council for the Arab States. It was inaugurated by the Governor of the CBUAE with aspirations to undertake...

Rulers of Emirates send condolences on death of Amir of Kuwait

SHARJAH, 29th September 2020 (WAM) - Their Highnesses the Supreme Council Members and Rulers of the Emirates have sent cables of condolences to Amir of Kuwait H.H. Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al Jaber Al-Sabah on the death of Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al Jaber Al-Sabah. The cables were sent by H.H. Dr. Sheikh Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah; H.H. Sheikh Humaid bin Rashid Al Nuaimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Ajman; H.H. Sheikh Hamad bin Mohammed Al Sharqi, Supreme...


Dubai Sports Council obtains ISO 9001, ISO 45001 and ISO 14001 certificates

DUBAI, 21st September, 2020 (WAM) -- Dubai Sports Council has obtained three International Organisation for Standardisation, ISO, certificates: ISO 9001 for Quality Management System, ISO 45001 for Occupational Safety and Health Management System, and ISO 14001 for Environmental Management System. Saeed Hareb, Secretary General of Dubai Sports Council, received the certificates from visiting ISO officials in the presence of Nasser Aman Al Rahma, Assistant Secretary General of DSC, and Dr. Mohammad Al Ansari, Director of DSC’s Strategic and Corporate Excellence department, as well as other...
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World News

UAE leaders offer condolences on death of Emir of Kuwait

ABU DHABI, 29th September 2020 (WAM) -- President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan has sent a cable of condolences to H.H. Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahamd Al-Sabah, Deputy Emir and Crown Prince of Kuwait, on the death of Amir of Kuwait Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al Jaber Al-Sabah. In his message, His Highness Sheikh Khalifa expressed his heartfelt condolences and solace on the death of Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahamd. His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, and...

President mourns death of ِِAmir of Kuwait, three-day state mourning declared, flag to fly half-mast

ABU DHABI, 29th September, 2020 (WAM) -- President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, has mourned with great sadness and sorrow the death of His Highness the Amir of Kuwait Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, praying to Allah Almighty to rest his soul in Paradise and to grant the State of Kuwait, its people and Al Sabah family patience and solace. In a statement, the Ministry of Presidential Affairs said that that UAE has lost one of the most prominent leaders from the...

Oman's COVID-19 cases reach 98,585

MUSCAT, 29th September, 2020 (WAM) -- The total number of positive Covid-19 cases in the Sultanate of Oman reached 98,585, while the number of recoveries stood at 88,528, comprising 89.7 percent. Meanwhile, the total number of COVID-19 related death cases stood at 935, the Ministry of Health said. The Ministry pointed out that 52 patients were hospitalised over the past 24 hours, adding that the total number of current hospitalised COVID-19-infected patients stands at 512, of them 190 are in intensive care units.