Delicious buffet leaves imprint on World Government Summit guests in Dubai

February 13, 2019 8:01 am0 comments
Delicious buffet leaves imprint on World Government Summit guests in Dubai

Main take away beside memorable sessions and remarkable speakers was the food 13/02/2019, Wednesday – Dubai: The seventh edition of the World Government Summit saw a range of motivational speeches, interactive sessions and futuristic inventions. However, another memorable factor making noise among guests attending the grand event — is the […]

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Residents vital to Dubai’s 2040 urban masterplan

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Residents vital to Dubai’s 2040 urban masterplan

Emirate will be designed around well-being of residents, Dubai Municipality chief says 13/02/2019, Wednesday – Dubai: Dubai is developing a “human-centric” urban masterplan for 2040, the chief of Dubai Municipality said at the World Government Summit on Tuesday. The plan will integrate services and infrastructure around the needs of residents, […]

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Emirati becomes youngest Arab to conquer South Pole

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Emirati becomes youngest Arab to conquer South Pole

Al Ahbabi completed 130km journey with a team of five members in nine days 13/02/2019, Wednesday – Abu Dhabi: After becoming the youngest Arab to journey across the North Pole last year, Emirati Abdullah Al Ahbabi has added yet another milestone to his record by also becoming the youngest Arab […]

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Filipinos to get 50% discount on transfer fees as Congress approves OFW remittance protection bill

February 12, 2019 8:04 am0 comments
Filipinos to get 50% discount on transfer fees as Congress approves OFW remittance protection bill

Legislation making it mandatory for transfer operators, banks to cut charges gets approval 12/02/2019, Tuesday – Dubai: A legislation granting up to 50 discount on fees charged on Filipino expatriates’ remittances has been approved on second reading by the Philippines’ lawmakers. House Bill 9032, also known as the “Overseas Filipino […]

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Hamdan: ‘Our goal is to put Dubai 10 years ahead of the rest’

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Hamdan: ‘Our goal is to put Dubai 10 years ahead of the rest’

Aim to achieve quality of life where people’s needs are delivered in under 20 minutes 12/02/2019, Tuesday – Dubai: While cities are the foundations of global economic development, a country’s success can be measured by its cities’ innovation, services, and the quality of life it provides for its citizens. Speaking […]

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Tremors felt in UAE from South Iran quake

February 11, 2019 7:50 am0 comments
Tremors felt in UAE from South Iran quake

Magnitude 5.0 earthquake’s epicentre was in Qeshm Island 11/02/2019, Monday – Dubai: A magnitude 5.0 earthquake hit South Iran on Sunday afternoon and was felt by some residents in thenorthern emirates although no effects were recorded, authorities said. The earthquake happened at 2.54pm (UAE time), according to the National Centre […]

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