15 honoured with Arab Journalism Awards

March 29, 2019 8:04 am0 comments
15 honoured with Arab Journalism Awards

Winners chosen across 13 categories after screening thousands of nominations 29/03/2019 Friday ,  Dubai: Fifteen winners of the 18th edition of the Arab Journalism Award were honoured at a special ceremony held at the conclusion of the Arab Media Forum on Thursday. His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, […]

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UAE-India food security alliance planned

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UAE-India food security alliance planned

Winding up her visit, Al Mehairi said this alliance would have strategic importance 29/03/2019 Friday , A food security alliance between the UAE and India is envisaged soon, Mariam Saeed Hareb Al Mehairi, the UAE Minister of State for Food Security, said here on Thursday. Winding up her two-day visit […]

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New Dh2 billion ‘mini city’ project in Sharjah to run fully on renewable energy

March 28, 2019 8:48 am0 comments
New Dh2 billion ‘mini city’ project in Sharjah to run fully on renewable energy

Set on 7.2 million square feet, sales of 1,120 villas start Thursday 28/03/2019  Thursday ,  Sharjah:  Sharjah is to build a Dh2 billion “mini-city” occupying 7.2 million square feet and featuring up to 1,120 villas that will be run fully on renewable energy sources. The location for Sharjah Sustainable City — […]

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Intra-Arab payment system eyed in UAE to cut remittance costs, boost investments

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Intra-Arab payment system eyed in UAE to cut remittance costs, boost investments

Arab Monetary Fund is in final stages of completing ARPS project, top official says 28/03/2019  Thursday , Abu Dhabi: A new entity that is being set up by Arab Monetary Fund to facilitate and increase intra-Arab financial and economic transactions as part of Arab Regional Payment System (ARPS) will be […]

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Uber’s acquisition of Careem to have multiplier effect

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Uber’s acquisition of Careem to have multiplier effect

Serial entrepreneur Fadi Ghandour says deal comes as ‘fantastic’ news to ecosystem 28/03/2019 Thursday, Dubai: Uber’s mega deal to acquire local rival Careem for $3.1 billion (Dh11.3 billion) is expected to put the region’s start-up sector under the international spotlight and multiply the number of entrepreneurs in the Middle East. […]

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Parents ask school to publish list of books in advance

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Parents ask school to publish list of books in advance

Parents say they will only know what to buy on day of sale, ‘too close’ to new year 28/03/2019  Thursday , Dubai: A number of parents of a popular school in Dubai said parents have not been informed sufficiently in advance what textbooks to buy for the new academic year, […]

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