11th cycle of Arabia CSR Awards launched

January 18, 2018 7:44 am0 comments
11th cycle of Arabia CSR Awards launched

12 award categories this year to entities that demonstrate leadership and commitment to corporate sustainability Dubai, January 18- The 11th cycle of the Arabia CSR Awards was launched on Wednesday with the introduction of a new sector-specific category in the awards this year. The Arabia CSR Awards recognise and honour […]

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Terror probe in Ghana after ‘explosives’ arrests

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The explosives were believed to be grenades and specialists were working to determine whether they were viable devices ACCRA, January 18-  Police in Ghana on Tuesday said they were investigating whether three people had links to extremist groups after they were arrested following the discovery of suspected explosives in the […]

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Rain Enhancement Programme drives innovation in water security

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Three researchers from the US, China and Russia to share $5m grant for their work on cloud seeding techniques Abu Dhabi, January 18- The winners for the third cycle of the UAE Research Programme for Rain Enhancement Science were awarded on Wednesday for their innovative projects on cloud seeding techniques, […]

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Shaikh Zayed Memorial to be inaugurated on January 22

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Shaikh Zayed Memorial to be inaugurated on January 22

A permanent national tribute to the late Shaikh Zayed will be inaugurated on January 22 in an official ceremony in the capital Abu Dhabi, January 18- The Founder’s Memorial, a permanent national tribute to the late Shaikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan, will be inaugurated on January 22 in an […]

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Wanted terrorist shot dead in Saudi eastern province

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Wanted terrorist shot dead in Saudi eastern province

Security forces found weapons and armour in the terrorist’s car Manama, January 18- A Saudi man wanted for a series of terror crimes, including the killing of a security man, has been shot dead. Abdullah Mirza Al Qallaf was spotted on Monday evening between the towns of Al Awamiyah and […]

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More Filipinos can be helped this year

January 17, 2018 8:30 am0 comments
More Filipinos can be helped this year

Funding for assistance rises to Dh72.5m January-17: Dubai: The Philippine Consulate General is expecting more Filipinos in the UAE to receive welfare assistance this year now that the guidelines for issuing assistance has been expanded and the funding increased to one billion pesos (Dh72.5 million). The Philippine Congress recently approved […]

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