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UAE leaders congratulate President of Cameroon on National Day
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BREAKING: UAE President orders provision of AED35 million urgent humanitarian aid to Somalia
2022 May 19 Thu, 07:29:09 pm
Hamdan bin Mohammed, Maktoum bin Mohammed issue directives to set up task force to track digital economy
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Khaled bin Mohamed bin Zayed chairs meeting of Executive Committee of Board of Directors of ADNOC
2022 May 19 Thu, 04:09:50 pm
Sultan bin Ahmed reviews preparations for Sir Bu Nair Festival
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Dubai sees increased trade through commercial wooden dhows in Q1 2022
2022 May 19 Thu, 07:52:01 pm
WHO validates 11th vaccine for COVID-19
2022 May 19 Thu, 06:58:19 pm
Minister of Economy, Indian officials discuss economic cooperation under CEPA
2022 May 19 Thu, 07:38:51 pm
Strong copyright frameworks will drive literacy, promote cultural heritage and foster publishers: Bodour Al Qasimi
2022 May 19 Thu, 02:31:56 pm
UAE tourism sector performance in Q1 2022 exceeds pre-pandemic growth rates

Emirates News

UAE's concern over environment continues to intensify: Nahyan bin Mubarak

DUBAI, 20th May, 2022 (WAM) -- Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Tolerance and Coexistence, has reiterated the UAE's concern over climate and environment, noting "a strong connection between our spiritual values and how we care for the environment." Sheikh Nahyan made the remarks at a large-scale public event at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) in the presence of Indian spiritual guru Sadhguru who wrapped up the UAE leg of his 'Journey to Save Soil' with the event, which was organised by the...

Environment Agency – Abu Dhabi celebrates continued success of world’s largest mammal reintroduction programme

ABU DHABI, 20th May, 2022 (WAM) -- The Environment Agency – Abu Dhabi (EAD) continues to progress with the world’s largest mammal reintroduction programme, as it has successfully translocated 20 Scimitar-Horned Oryx (SHO) and 25 Addax to Chad’s Ouadi Rime-Ouadi Achim Game Reserve during last March. Due to the programme's efforts, the numbers of Scimitar-Horned Oryx in the wild reached 460, with 15 calves born so far this year, as well as 96 wild Addax, with five calves born to the herd, also this year....

Abu Dhabi to host first International Congress of Arabic Publishing and Creative Industries

ABU DHABI, 20th May, 2022 (WAM) -- The first International Congress of Arabic Publishing and Creative Industries will take place on 22nd May, 2020, at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC). Organised by the Abu Dhabi Arabic Language Centre (ALC), part of the Department of Culture and Tourism–Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi), the event is part of Abu Dhabi International Book Fair (ADIBF 2022), which will run from 23rd to 29th May at the same venue. The Congress will bring together 300 experts from...


Saudi Tourism Authority signs over 90 agreements and MoUs in Dubai ATM 2022

DUBAI, 19th May, 2022 (WAM) -- The pavilion of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has concluded its participation in the Arabian Travel Market (ATM), held in Dubai recently. Under the Saudi Tourism Authority (STA), 29 partners succeeded in highlighting the treasures of Saudi tourism, and its diversity, depth and tremendous opportunities, in addition to the success in re-communicating and confirming the commitment with the tourism industry and major international companies, by holding more than 4,000 meetings and concluding more than 90 partnership agreements and Memoranda...
Sheikha Fatima accepts condolences from wife of King of Bahrain over Sheikh Khalifa's death
Bahraini King, Crown Prince congratulate new UAE President; praise solid relations

World News

Australian businesses grow sixfold, community fourfold in UAE since 2004: Governor General

By Binsal Abdulkader ABU DHABI, 20th May, 2022 (WAM) -- Australia-UAE relations have witnessed tremendous growth since the country’s diplomatic mission was opened here in 2004, with Australian businesses growing sixfold and Australians living in the Emirates almost fourfold, Australia’s Governor-General David Hurley told the Emirates News Agency (WAM). "Australia had a diplomatic presence in the UAE since 2004. Since then, until 2022, diplomatic relationship has deepened quite considerably. We have a larger footprint – diplomatically in Abu Dhabi and Dubai," he said. In an...

Mohamed bin Zayed receives phone calls from Presidents of Ghana, Gabon

ABU DHABI, 19th May, 2022 (WAM) -- President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan today received two phone calls from Nana Akufo-Addo, President of Ghana, and Ali Bongo Ondimba, President of Gabon, wherein they offered condolences on the passing of Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed. During the calls, the two presidents extended their sincere condolences to His Highness Sheikh Mohamed, noting to the global humanitarian role of the late UAE President. They also congratulated His Highness on his election as UAE President, wishing him...

Mansour bin Zayed receives Algerian Ambassador

ABU DHABI, 19th May, 2022 (WAM) -- H.H. Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs, received Khemissi Arif, Ambassador of Algeria to the UAE, at Qasr Al Watan. During the meeting, they discussed the existing bilateral relations and cooperation between the UAE and Algeria and ways to develop them in the best interest of the two fraternal peoples. The two sides reviewed the overall regional and global issues of mutual concern and exchanged views regarding them.
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