10 per cent of citizen’s homes to have free solar power this year

February 28, 2019 7:13 am0 comments
10 per cent of citizen’s homes to have free solar power this year

Work will be completed this year and expenses to be shouldered by Dewa 28/02/2019, Thursday – Dubai: Work to transform 10 per cent of citizen’s homes in Dubai to become energy self-sufficient for free by harnessing power from the sun will start immediately and will be completed by end of […]

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Climate change greatest moral crisis of our time, Ford says

February 18, 2019 7:59 am0 comments
Climate change greatest moral crisis of our time, Ford says

Hollywood star takes veiled swipe at Trump, global leaders who deny and denigrate science 18/02/2019, Monday – Dubai: Hollywood legend Harrison Ford branded climate change “the greatest moral crisis of our time” and called for more to be done by the world’s leaders to address the issue, while speaking on […]

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Nasa declares 14-year Opportunity rover Mars mission over

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Nasa declares 14-year Opportunity rover Mars mission over

Curtain drawn on one of the most fruitful missions in the history of space exploration 18/02/2019, Monday – Washington: During 14 years of intrepid exploration across Mars it advanced human knowledge by confirming that water once flowed on the red planet — but NASA’s Opportunity rover has analyzed its last […]

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ESMA: E-cigarettes to be legal in the UAE from April

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ESMA: E-cigarettes to be legal in the UAE from April

New ESMA law regulating sale of e-cigarettes and vaping devices in 2 months 18/02/2019, Monday – Dubai” UAE will allow the sale of e-cigarettes and vaping devices from mid-April, the Emirates Authority for Standardisation and Metrology (ESMA) said on Sunday. According to a senior ESMA official, a new set of […]

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Dh5 for education for every HP ink cartridge returned for recycling

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Partly cloudy skies along the coast plus a drop in temperature on Monday 18/02/2019, Monday – Dubai: Don’t chuck your HP ink cartridges in the rubbish bin. Drop them off at recycling boxes — that way, you get to help the environment and contribute to the education of vulnerable children. […]

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Gulf millionaires now more upbeat about global, regional economy

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Gulf millionaires now more upbeat about global, regional economy

Region’s HNWIs believe their home markets are more lucrative 18/02/2019, Monday – Dubai: The GCC’s high networth individuals (HNWIs, with a minimum $2 million (Dh7,35 million) in investable assets) are much more positive about both regional and global economic conditions today, than they have been in the last three years, […]

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The co-working theme will be heard loud and clear in UAE’s real estate

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The co-working theme will be heard loud and clear in UAE’s real estate

It will open up a finite number of possibilities for developers to play around with 18/02/2019, Monday – Future occupational demand across global real estate markets is changing dramatically, in large part due to the digital age and its impact on how businesses plan, communicate and operate. Success in the […]

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UAE adds Iranians to list of terror supporters

May 11, 2018 8:12 am0 comments

Individual and entities who fund Quds Force unit of Revolutionary Guards added to UAE terror list Abu Dhabi: The UAE Cabinet on Thursday added nine Iranian individuals and entities to the approved list of terrorism supporters. The move, which was taken according to the Cabinet decision No.24 of 2018, comes […]

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Mahathir Mohamad sworn in as Malaysia’s PM

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Mahathir Mohamad sworn in as Malaysia’s PM

Mahathir Mohamad is sworn in as Malaysia’s prime minister after leading opposition alliance to historic election victory. 11-05-2018 Friday, KUALA LUMPUR: Ninety-two-year-old Mahathir Mohamad was Thursday sworn in as the world’s oldest elected leader after a stunning election win that swept Malaysia’s establishment from power after more than six decades. […]

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Trump says Kim summit to take place on June 12 in Singapore

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Trump says Kim summit to take place on June 12 in Singapore

Trump’s historic summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will take place in Singapore on June 12. Washington: US President Donald Trump on Thursday announced his historic summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will take place in Singapore on June 12. “We will both try to make it […]

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