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Free cardiac surgery for 100 needy patients

December 1, 2014 7:24 am0 comments
Free cardiac surgery for 100 needy patients

Dubai, Dec 01 – The Saudi German Hospital, in collaboration with Dar Al Ber Charity and the Zayed Giving Initiative, launched the heart-to-heart campaign to coincide with the 43rd UAE National Day, providing life-saving cardiac surgery to the economically backward in Dubai and other countries like Morocco, Sudan and Egypt. About […]

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Dh6.5b project for northern emirates

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Dh6.5b project for northern emirates

Abu Dhabi, Dec 01 – President His Highness Shaikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan has ordered more than Dh6.5 billion development projects for the northern emirates, Ahmad Juma Al Za’abi, Deputy Minister of Presidential Affairs, said on Sunday. “Work on more than 51 per cent of the 125 development projects, meant […]

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Outstanding Arab Town award launched

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Outstanding Arab Town award launched

Manama, Dec 01 – The curtain today fell on the 52nd session of the Arab Towns Organisation (ATO). Bahrain chairing the two-day session which was organised by the Capital General Secretariat. The delegations taking part in the meetings described the ATO session as being one of the most successful. An award […]

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HM the King sends letter to HRH Premier

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HM the King sends letter to HRH Premier

Manama, Dec 01 – His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa sent a letter to His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa in which he paid tribute to him for his tremendous efforts in carrying out development schemes in various fields. HM the King took pride […]

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HRH Premier: Bahrain at threshold of new phase of parliamentary work

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HRH Premier: Bahrain at threshold of new phase of parliamentary work

Manama, Dec 01 – His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa received at Gudaibiya Palace today Shura Council Chairman Ali bin Saleh Al Saleh, members of the Representatives Council and senior officials. HRH said Bahrain is at the threshold of a new phase of parliamentary work in […]

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Municipalities Ministry awards projects

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Municipalities Ministry awards projects

Manama, Dec 01 – The Ministry of Municipalities Affairs and Urban Planning has allocated BD 650, 000 to carry out a string of development projects. “The schemes are of part of the work programme spearheaded by the Government, Chaired by His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al-Khalifa”, Municipalities […]

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Tribute to Bahraini women

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Tribute to Bahraini women

Manama, Dec 01 – The Shura Council has today saluted Bahraini women, hailing their crucial contribution to the national development efforts. The tribute came on the eve of the annual Bahrain Women’s Day, which falls on December 1. The statement underscored the importance of the annual celebration, which acknowledges Bahrain’s landmark […]

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Premier deputises Education Minister to attend AOU graduation ceremony

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Premier deputises Education Minister to attend AOU graduation ceremony

Manama, Dec 01 – His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al-Khalifa deputised Education Minister Dr. Majid bin Ali Al-Nuaimi to attend the 8th graduation ceremony at the Arab Open University (AOU)-Bahrain Branch. Dr. Al-Nuaimi extended thanks to HRH the Premier for patronising the 8th AOU graduation ceremony, hailing […]

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Cricket left heart-broken by death of Hughes

November 28, 2014 7:42 am0 comments
Cricket left heart-broken by death of Hughes

Sydney, Nov 28 – The cricket world was in mourning on Thursday following the death of Australian batsman Phillip Hughes, who died in a Sydney hospital, two days after being hit in the head by a ball. A game that is synonymous with the values of fair play and sportsmanship was […]

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Dubai index recovers from 3-week low led by property majors

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Dubai index recovers from 3-week low led by property majors

Dubai, Nov 28 – The Dubai index rose more than a per cent on Thursday, recovering from their lowest level in three weeks led by property majors like Arabtec and Emaar Properties, even as other markets in the Gulf fell. The Abu Dhabi index, however, fell. The Dubai Financial Market General […]

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