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Philippine official honoured for assisting people in distress

June 18, 2018 7:48 am0 comments
Philippine official honoured for assisting people in distress

Flores and his colleagues at the consular Assistance-To-Nationals section provided support to more than 6,000 Filipinos last year Dubai, June 18-  It was not just heroes from centuries back who were remembered during events held in connection with the Philippines’ 120th Independence Day in Dubai as the country also expressed […]

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Lower municipality fees to benefit Dubai hotels

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Lower municipality fees to benefit Dubai hotels

Move to discount fees by 30% aimed at spurring emirate’s tourism and hospitality sectors Dubai, June 18- Fine dining, hotel stays, and all other hotel services will be cheaper in Dubai from next month. Dubai Municipality has confirmed to  that it will implement the government’s decision to cut 30 per […]

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Street racers sentenced for man’s death

June 14, 2018 8:29 am0 comments

The Traffic Court in Al Ain ordered two motorists to serve one year in jail, Dh200,000 in blood money Dubai: Two motorists in Al Ain were sentenced to pay blood money, fines, and serve one year in jail for running over a man who was filming a street race. Earlier this […]

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US committed to irreversible North Korea denuclearisation: Pompeo

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US committed to irreversible North Korea denuclearisation: Pompeo

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo reaffirms the commitment of his country towards denuclearisation 14-06-2018 Thursday, Seoul: North Korea’s Kim Jong-un understands that denuclearisation must happen “quickly”, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Thursday, warning there will be no sanctions relief for Pyongyang until the process is complete. […]

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Spain will still give it their all

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Spain will still give it their all

Players unaffected by Lopetegui’s sacking on eve of World Cup says FA chief 14-06-2018 Thursday, Dubai: Spain FA chief Luis Rubiales said there would be no mutiny in camp after his shock decision to sack national team coach Julen Lopetegui on the eve of World Cup, on Wednesday. “I have […]

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US, Canada, Mexico unite long enough to win 2026 World Cup bid

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US, Canada, Mexico unite long enough to win 2026 World Cup bid

Co-hosts promise the richest and most lucrative tournament in history 14-06-2018 Thursday, Moscow: Nations at the 68th Fifa Congress in Moscow backed North America’s joint bid to host the 2026 World Cup. With a handful of games in Mexico and Canada but the majority in the US, the 2026 bid […]

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UAE financial markets poised for take off

June 12, 2018 8:14 am0 comments
UAE financial markets poised for take off

SCA chief brims with confidence after government incentives to boost economy and sees IPO activity picking up by year-end Abu Dhabi, June 12-  The UAE’s financial markets are solid and will take off again in terms of liquidity and volume of trading due to positive indications from the government and […]

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Making tomorrow better today

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Making tomorrow better today

UAE was the first country in the region to set up renewable energy targets. Dubai, June 12- Today, being sustainable is at the core of every country’s development. And Dubai is leading the way in the region. What makes Dubai’s vision noteworthy is the vision of its leaders. When His […]

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Jawaher makes worldwide plea to fight child labour

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Jawaher makes worldwide plea to fight child labour

Says the benefits of ending child labour are immeasurable Dubai, June 12- A renewed global commitment is needed to protect children from being pushed into the world of forced labour, Shaikha Jawaher Bint Mohammad Al Qasimi, wife of His Highness Dr Shaikh Sultan Bin Mohammad Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member […]

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Kuwait minister likely to resign

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Kuwait minister likely to resign

Social affairs minister has been embroiled in controversy amid allegations of corruption by MPs Manama, June 12-  Kuwait’s Minister of Social Affairs and Labour and State Minister for Economic Affairs Hind Al Sabeeh is likely to hand in her resignation to put an end to the saga of her grilling […]

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