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Government Service Applications Every UAE Resident Must Have

Dubai: Have you ever been late hoping for a taxi to pass soon? Or do you have bills to pay the next day and all the offices are closed for the day? Traveling abroad but not sure which website offers reliable information and booking options? In the United Arab Emirates, …

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UAE President visits Emirati leaders

Sharjah: President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan visited Sharjah on Friday and met His Highness Dr Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammad Al Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of Sharjah, as part of the fraternal visits that Sheikh Mohamed wants to continue. to his brothers Their …

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Pakistan: Sharif government permanently bans gatherings in Islamabad – News

This announcement comes after multiple recent clashes between the police and supporters of ex-Prime Minister Imran Khan By ANI Published: Sun, May 29, 2022, 1:19 PM Following chaos at former Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan’s rally in Islamabad, the country’s federal government, alongside the Home Ministry, agreed to impose a …

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Johnson survives, but partygate tarnishes government’s image – Reuters

Those who have watched him for decades, know him from his Oxford days, are not surprised at the arguments with him at the epicenter By Prasun Sonwalkar Published: Sun, May 29, 2022, 10:46 PM Teflon is the brand name for a chemical called polytetrafluoroethylene, which is widely used in the …

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Ajman Tourism invites general managers of government departments and hotel establishments to visit the Ajman Museum

Khadija Turki: Improving the performance of Ajman’s tourism sector is an ongoing goal Building partnerships with government departments and the private sector is an essential part of our strategy to promote tourism in Ajman Ajman: The Ajman Tourism Development Department (Ajman Tourism) organized a familiarization tour for Managing Directors of …

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GCC Government Regulators Lead Discussions at Nutrition and Food Security Summit – News

Industry representatives included PepsiCo, Kellogg Company, General Mills, Mondelez, ADM, Coca-Cola, Kraft Heinz, Mars Wrigley, Hershey, IFFCO, USDA, AmCham Dubai, University of Tennessee, Michigan State University, Dubai Municipality – Environment , Health & Safety Sector, Department of Health, FDA, GSO USDA, AmCham Dubai and industry experts pledge to support food …

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Government IT Visionaries Celebrated at 2022 GovTech Innovation Awards

IT thought leaders from across the UAE government sector were celebrated at the 3rd Annual GovTech Innovation Awards, held last night at the lavish Taj Exotica Resort & Spa, The Palm. The strategies, programs and initiatives that are formulated and pursued by the UAE government have helped make the country …

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Government to support training of Umran Malik, other facilities: J&K Lt Governor

Umran picked 22 wickets in 14 matches in IPL 2022. Umran Malik of Sunrisers Hyderabad celebrates dropping a wicket at IPL 2022. (Photo Source: IPL/BCCI) Young bowling sensation from Jammu and Kashmir, Omran Malik, stunned everyone with his incredible outings in IPL 2022 as he scalped 22 wickets in 14 …

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House Zayed’s Ramadan Initiatives for Islamic Culture Promote Peaceful Coexistence

The “Ramadan Tent”, which was part of the event, benefited 2,350 people. It was performed in cooperation with Emirates Red Crescent and Awnak Ya Watanteam for 22 days. It included daily collective iftars, religious and cultural activities, and various recreational events that would integrate new returns into society. The “Ramadan …

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The ministry of the future can unleash the transformative power of government

According to Strategy& Middle East, part of the PwC Network, governments should adopt six capabilities to transform the way they operate to support a transformation-ready government and achieve meaningful and lasting socio-economic impact. Many governments in the Middle East have formulated national strategies with ambitious goals. If realized, these strategies …

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UAE mourns Sheikh Khalifa: Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed accepts condolences from leaders

Sheikh Mohamed received condolences from His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai; His Highness Dr. Sheikh Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of Sharjah; His Highness Sheikh Humaid bin Rashid Al Nuaimi, Member of the …

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Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan elected president of the United Arab Emirates

The Council held a meeting on Saturday at Al Mushrif Palace in Abu Dhabi, chaired by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai. A statement issued by the Ministry of Presidential Affairs said that in accordance with Article 51 of the …

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UAE announces new unemployment insurance scheme for all workers

The unemployment insurance scheme aims to strengthen the competitiveness of the labor market, to provide a social security umbrella for workers in the event of job loss and to establish a stable working environment for all. According to Al Awar, the unemployment insurance system will be accessible to all public …

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Emirates News Agency – Humaid Al Nuaimi issues decree amending Ajman Government Human Resources Law

Wed 05/11/2022 17:51 AJMAN, 11th May, 2022 (WAM) — His Highness Sheikh Humaid bin Rashid Al Nuaimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of Ajman, has issued an Amir’s Decree amending Decree No. 4 for 2017 on the Resources Law of the Ajman government. Article 1 of Decree No. …

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Dubai government departments to be restructured to cut running costs – News

Sheikh Mohammed announces restructuring plans for Dubai Municipality and Land Department By a staff reporter Published: Tue, May 10, 2022, 8:09 PM Last update: Tue, May 10, 2022, 8:38 PM Two government departments in Dubai will be restructured to support the emirate’s growth and development plans. His Highness Sheikh Mohammed …

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Karnataka government issues ordinance on use of loudspeakers in religious places

Rebellious Maharashtra Shiv Sena MPs arrive in Guwahati, lodged in hotel under tight security 2022-06-22 ¦ 2022-06-22 IST Photo: Twitter/@ANI Guwahati (PTI): A group of MPs from Maharashtra, led by dissident Shiv Sena leader Eknath Shinde, arrived here on Wednesday morning on a charter plane and were taken to a …

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Sri Lankan opposition rejects President’s offer to form caretaker government – ​​News

Opposition leader seeks to abolish presidential governance system, which came into effect in 2019 By PTI Published: Sun 8 May 2022, 10:44 Last update: Sun, May 8, 2022, 10:50 AM Sri Lanka’s main opposition party, the SJB, said on Sunday it had rejected an offer by embattled President Gotabaya Rajapaksa …

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Philippines elections: UAE expats want corruption-free and transparent government – News

Overseas Filipinos look forward to a booming economy and job prospects once new leader takes charge (LR) Angeline Rivera, Christian Romulo Vasquez and Malou Prado By SM Ayaz Zakir Published: Sat, May 7, 2022, 9:21 PM Last update: Sat, May 7, 2022, 10:21 PM Filipino expats in the UAE are …

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Twitter may charge fees for commercial and government users – News

Elon Musk also told Banks he plans to develop features to boost the company’s revenue, including new ways to earn money from tweets that contain important information or go viral. The Twitter logo is displayed above a trading post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Elon Musk, …

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Pro-Russian cybercrime gang bombs Romanian government websites – News

The group has carried out a series of attacks against “public institutions and private entities” because of the country’s support for Ukraine By AFP Published: Sat 30 Apr 2022, 09:43 Last update: Sat 30 Apr 2022, 09:49 A pro-Russian cybercrime group has attacked Romanian government websites over the country’s support …

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Dubai Customs settles intellectual property disputes worth 24 million dirhams

Dubai: Dubai has made a significant step forward in the protection of intellectual property rights in the country by resolving intellectual property disputes worth 24 million dirhams this year. Ahmed Mahboob Musabih, director general of Dubai Customs, said his department resolved 85 intellectual property disputes in the first quarter of …

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Mothers are suing the Welsh government over their plan to force 3-year-olds to learn about sexual attraction

Parents are suing the Welsh Government over plans to force children as young as three to learn about sex and gender identity. Four mothers – representing more than 5,000 parents and grandparents – have taken legal action to overturn a Labor-led administration proposal to make religious and sex education (RSE) …

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Dubai property continues to soar in Q1 as government policies bolster investor confidence – News

Dubai’s average property prices jumped 11.3% in the January-March quarter, with average apartment prices rising 10% and average villa prices rising 20.1%, according to the report. CBRE A photo taken from “The View at Palm” overlooks Dubai’s marina and skyscrapers. The CBRE report indicates that no less than 7,812 residential …

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United Arab Emirates: Emirati Media Forum kicks off in Dubai

Organized by the Dubai Press Club, the forum provides a platform for high-level dialogue among various Emirati media stakeholders to discuss media development requirements in the coming period given regional and international changes. Maitha Buhumaid, Director of the Dubai Press Club, said: “Our meeting today comes as the world we …

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Dewa has won 60 awards and set two Guinness World Records in 2021

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Dubai, presented Dewa with five awards during the Dubai Government Excellence Program (DGEP) Awards in 2021. The award the most important being the Elite Award, which is awarded to …

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Sri Lanka cricket stars join street protests against government amid economic crisis – Reuters

The island nation is in the grip of its worst economic crisis since independence in 1948 Former Sri Lankan captain Sanath Jayasuriya. (AFP) By AFP Published: Sat 16 Apr 2022, 5:39 PM Sri Lanka’s World Cup-winning cricket captain Arjuna Ranatunga and former captain Sanath Jayasuriya have joined street protests demanding …

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Latifa bint Mohammed inaugurates “Big Bad Wolf Books”

Sheikha Latifa underlined the important role played by this major cultural event in strengthening Dubai’s position as a preferred destination for culture and for knowledge enthusiasts, as it serves as a beacon of cultural diversity, a center of creativity and cultural dialogue. Big Bad Wolf Books aligns with many of …

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Sharjah Government Communication Award Opens Entries; announces two new categories – News

The awards ceremony will be held on the sidelines of the 2022 International Government Communications Forum Photo provided Published: Tue, April 12, 2022, 4:27 PM The International Government Communication Center (IGCC) has opened entries for the 9th Annual Sharjah Government Communication Awards (SGCA). Two new award categories target young academics …

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Abu Dhabi: New government program to help improve digital literacy in the emirate – News

It is in line with the government’s digital agenda Digital banking is all about making traditional processes seamless and fluid by using technology. Published: Tue, April 12, 2022, 4:14 PM The Abu Dhabi School of Government (ADSG) has announced the launch of the “Future Shapers” program, which aims to unlock …

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Pakistan. Government officials barred from leaving country amid political crisis – News

Federal Investigation Agency says public leaders will need a no-objection certificate if they want to travel By ANI Published: Sun 10 Apr 2022, 09:28 Last update: Sun 10 Apr 2022, 10:00 Following the political situation in Pakistan, a senior official of the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) said that the personnel …

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Abdallah and French Foreign Minister review UAE-France relations

Abu Dhabi: Sheikh Abdallah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, and French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian, discussed Friday the ties between the two nations. Sheikh Abdallah, who is currently visiting France, stressed during the meeting that the two nations share close positions on the …

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Israeli government loses majority after lawmaker resigns – Reuters

Idit Silman quits coalition after dispute over Passover matzah rules in hospitals By AP Published: Wed 6 Apr 2022, 2:23 PM Last update: Wed 6 Apr 2022, 2:42 PM An Israeli lawmaker quit the ruling coalition government on Wednesday over a dispute over rules for Passover matzah in hospitals, throwing …

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United Arab Emirates: Emirates ID will replace the residency visa stamp in passports

This means that residents of the United Arab Emirates will no longer need to stamp their residency visa in their passport. The residency visa stamp is affixed as a sticker on the holder’s passport after completing the residency procedures. The stamp contains information such as sponsor details, date of issue …

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Abu Dhabi Judicial Department Holds Workshop to Combat Money Laundering Crimes

Abu Dhabi: The Abu Dhabi Judicial Department (ADJD) recently held a workshop titled “Combating Money Laundering Crimes in the Commercial, Economic and Real Estate Sectors in Light of UAE Laws and Judicial Principles and international experiences,” as part of efforts to strengthen anti-money laundering measures in line with the UAE’s …

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World Summit of Governments: “Climate change causes $2 billion in damage every year in the MECA region” – News

The IMF chief warned that climate shocks over the coming decades will present a daunting challenge for all nations. PA Published: Wed, March 30, 2022, 3:00 PM The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Wednesday called on countries in the Middle East and Central Asia (MECA) region to drastically reduce their …

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Sheikh Hamdan meets leaders of ‘Forbes Under 30’ list at World Government Summit in Dubai

He affirmed the important role of youth in shaping the future and shaping new trends and directions. Supporting young people and developing their capacities and skills are among the highest priorities of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates …

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World Government Summit 2022: Sheikh Mohammed and Sultan of Brunei discuss relations – News

Dubai Ruler highlights UAE’s willingness to strengthen partnerships in various fields wham By web office Published: Tue, March 29, 2022, 5:10 PM Last update: Tue, March 29, 2022, 6:57 PM His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler …

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Dubai: Global Government Summit to shape the future and set the agenda for the next decade – News

The summit will welcome more than 4,000 participants from 190 countries Photo provided Published: Sun 27 Mar 2022, 7:48 PM As the world struggles to recover from the Covid-19 pandemic and strives to meet international commitments to sustainable development and climate neutrality, the World Government Summit 2022 (WGS2022) will convene …

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Metaverse, Cryptocurrency and Cybersecurity: Six New Forums at the World Government Summit – News

Two-day event to address emerging threats in volatile financial markets and virtual worlds Photo provided Published: Wed 23 Mar 2022, 4:33 PM This year’s World Government Summit (WGS2022) will host six new forums to address emerging threats in volatile financial markets and virtual worlds as the world recovers from Covid-19. …

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Dubai SME members win government contracts worth $251.11m in 2021

UAE – Emirati contractors and national companies in Dubai have won contracts worth 921.6 million dirhams from various local and federal government entities, semi-governmental bodies and private companies in 2021 in the public procurement program (GPP). In terms of value, GPP contracts won by various beneficiaries last year were 3% …

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Dubai SME members win government contracts worth 921.6 million dirhams in 2021 – News

Wam picture file Since 2002, GPP has secured over 16,934 procurement contracts for 362 UAE companies in various sectors. Published: Tue, March 22, 2022, 9:17 PM Last update: Tue, March 22, 2022, 9:20 PM Emirati contractors and national companies in Dubai have won contracts worth 921.6 million dirhams from various …

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Dubai SME members win government contracts worth $251m in 2021

DUBAI: Emirati contractors and national companies in Dubai have won contracts worth AED 921.6 million from various local and federal government entities, parastatals and private companies in 2021 in under the public procurement program (GPP). In terms of value, GPP contracts won by various beneficiaries last year were 3% higher …

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UAE Government Media Office Wins 16 Creative Awards at Dubai Ceremony – News

The 100 million meals campaign and the Emirates Mars Mission “Hope Probe” project also received media acclaim. Twitter: (@DubaiLynx) Published: Sun 20 Mar 2022, 7:18 PM Last update: Sun 20 Mar 2022, 7:23 PM The UAE Government Media Office won 16 awards at the Dubai Lynx International Creative Awards 2022, …

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Emirates News Agency – Ammar Al Nuaimi honors Ajman Government Excellence Award winners

AJMAN, 18th March, 2022 (WAM) — His Highness Sheikh Ammar bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, Crown Prince of Ajman and Chairman of the Executive Council of Ajman, has paid tribute to the winners of the 5th Annual Government Excellence Award of Ajman, at a ceremony organized by the Ajman Excellence Program …

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Israel says its government websites were hit by a cyberattack – News

Service restored after attack blocked access to a number of websites, including government sites By AFP Published: Tue, March 15, 2022, 1:06 AM Last update: Tue, March 15, 2022, 1:07 AM Israel’s National Cybersecurity Directorate said the country suffered a cyberattack on Monday that briefly took down a number of …

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Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid honors graduates of UAE Government Leaders Program – News

The initiative aims to build the capacity of leaders from various sectors Published: Sun 13 March 2022, 17:51 Last update: Sun 13 March 2022, 17:57 His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Dubai, honored 250 graduates …

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United Arab Emirates: Global Government Summit will bring together global cryptocurrency players – News

Summit to discuss the challenges and opportunities of the next 10 years Published: Mon 7 Mar 2022, 5:54 PM Last update: Mon 7 Mar 2022, 9:11 PM The Global Government Summit, to be held at Expo 2020 Dubai on March 29-30, will explore the challenges and opportunities facing governments and …

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UAE fraud alert: Social media accounts offering government services are fake, police warn – News

Several residents, who sought these services in various emirates, filed complaints against the police after being defrauded File Published: Sun, March 6, 2022, 11:30 AM Last update: Sun, March 6, 2022, 9:57 PM Victims falling prey to scammers advertising on social media platforms as representatives of licensed companies that specialize …

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Libyan parliament backs new government as crisis deepens – News

Fathi Bashagha’s declaration as prime minister aggravates a power struggle with the administration of Abdulhamid Al Dbeibah Fathi Bashagha. —PA By Reuters Published: Wed, March 2, 2022, 2:16 AM Libya’s parliament on Tuesday approved a new government, but the incumbent prime minister rejected the vote and vowed not to cede …

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Emirates News Agency – UAE Government honors Innovates Award winners

DUBAI, 1st March, 2022 (WAM) — The UAE Government celebrated the winners of the UAE Innovates Award at a ceremony held at the Museum of the Future (MOTF) in Dubai on Monday. Eight winning projects were singled out from nearly 500 submissions in the second annual awards program. The awards …

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Dubai Museum of the Future: Eight government entities win UAE Innovates Award – News

It is the largest national initiative of its kind by the Mohammed bin Rashid Center for Government Innovation Photos provided. Published: Tue, March 1, 2022, 3:23 PM Eight government entities won the UAE Innovates award at a ceremony held at the Museum of the Future (MOTF) on Monday. Winning projects …

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UAE: New government initiative to fight against food waste – News

Ne’ma aims to encourage public and private sector entities to collectively tackle food waste Photo: @admediaoffice/Twitter Published: Tue, March 1, 2022, 4:27 PM Last update: Tue, March 1, 2022, 5:39 PM Ne’ma, a new national initiative to address the problem of food loss and waste, has been launched in the …

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Abu Dhabi: 78 civil servants obtain the status of “bailiff” – News

Officers will carry out inspection and control tasks; ensure the proper application of the law; implement control and monitoring procedures for operations. File Published: Sun 20 Feb 2022, 12:10 About 78 officers from three departments of the Abu Dhabi government were granted judicial powers. Bailiffs from the Abu Dhabi Department …

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78 staff from 3 government departments in Abu Dhabi have been granted bailiff status

Abu Dhabi: Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Presidential Affairs and Chairman of the Abu Dhabi Judicial Department (ADJD), issued a decision granting the status of judicial officer to 78 officers from three departments authorities, namely the Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development (ADDED), the …

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The 2nd Data Driven-Government conference takes off as the u…

(MENAFN-Mid-East.Info) More than 300 senior government officials, CIOs, IT experts, ICT companies, policy makers and vendors will brainstorm at a two-day conference February 15-16, 2022, to unlock a $3 trillion open data opportunity dollars, after Dubai established the world’s first paperless government The global Big Data market is estimated at …

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Indian government launches anti-plastic campaign – News

In 2019, India generated over 660,000 tons of plastic waste and only 60% of it was recycled Reuters file Published: Fri 18 Feb 2022, 07:41 The Indian government has launched a campaign against single-use plastics in the country and the Ministry of Environment on Thursday notified comprehensive guidelines for packaging. …

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Covid-19: Canadian police threaten protesters with arrest; government links blockade to extremists – News

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau invoked the little-used Emergencies Act on Monday, giving the Liberal government more powers to end the protest. Reuters By Reuters Published: Thu 17 Feb 2022, 06:52 Police in the Canadian capital, Ottawa, on Wednesday warned truckers blockading the city center to leave or face arrest in …

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Cyberattack hits Ukrainian government sites and major banks – News

At least 10 websites have stopped working, including those of the Ministry of Defence, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Ministry of Culture and the two largest state banks Honor guard soldiers fold a Ukrainian flag following a ceremony marking the anniversary of the withdrawal of Soviet troops from Afghanistan, …

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Sheikh Mohamed receives message from Philippine President

In turn, Sheikh Abdullah handed Borje a message from Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed to President Duterte, also related to bilateral relations between the two friendly countries. The two sides discussed joint cooperative relations between the UAE and the Southeast Asian country, in addition to a number of issues of mutual …

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UAE condemns Houthis’ attempt to attack Saudi Arabia

Abu Dhabi: The United Arab Emirates strongly condemned the attempt by the Houthi terrorist militia to target Abha airport in Saudi Arabia with a bomb-laden drone, which was intercepted by coalition forces. In a statement released by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, the United Arab Emirates called …

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Removals: Southampton, Lancashire, Croydon, Peterborough

Kensington and Chelsea CEO of RBC Barry Weird is to resign in the summer. Mr Quirk led the council’s response to the Grenfell Tower tragedy, after agreeing to step down as chief executive of Lewisham LBC. He is the oldest senior council chief executive and has worked in local government …

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UAE: Mohamed bin Zayed receives Vice President of Sovereign Council of Sudan

Daglo conveyed the greetings of General Abdul Fattah Al Burhan, Chairman of the Sovereignty Council of Sudan and his wishes for progress and prosperity in the UAE. Sheikh Mohamed and Daglo discussed ways to deepen bilateral relations between the two countries and strengthen cooperation in various fields. They also exchanged …

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DP World and the Angolan government sign a memorandum of understanding to further develop the country’s logistics sector – News

Following the implementation of the MPT development plan, DP World Luanda teams have tripled operational efficiency in the first six months of starting operations DP World began operations at the Multipurpose Terminal (MPT) in the Port of Luanda on March 1, 2021 after securing a 20-year concession to manage, operate …

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UAE consumer price index rises 2.5% in 2021, government data shows

The UAE consumer price index rose 2.5% in 2021, reaching 108.62 points at the end of the year from 105.97 in December 2020, according to government data. The inflation rate in December 2021, compared with November 2021, reached 0.02%, state news agency Wam reported on Tuesday, citing the Federal Center …

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Dubai plans to cut government taxes on business activities – News

The department has announced plans to introduce a federal corporate income tax starting in June 2023. File photo By Isaac John Published: Tue 1 Feb 2022, 19:06 Last update: Tue 1 Feb 2022, 22:45 Dubai will consider reducing government taxes on business activities to further improve the business environment in …

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Lockdown partygate: UK government holds its breath awaiting report – News

Police said they have opened a criminal investigation into some of the gatherings By AP Published: Wed Jan 26, 2022 12:53 PM Prime Minister Boris Johnson is bracing for the findings of an inquiry into allegations of parties breaking the lockdown, a document that could help him end weeks of …

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Four Ways Blockchains Could Transform These Important Government Sectors – News

Thanks to Bitcoin, the world finally has blockchain: a new kind of data management technology that keeps an immutable record of everything digital. More and more governments have seen the potential of blockchain, which has generated a lot of excitement among crypto enthusiasts. By Alisha Roy Published: Mon 24 Jan …

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Dubai: Dewa wins three prestigious Harvard Business Council Awards

“Winning these prestigious Harvard Business Council awards supports our efforts to realize the vision and direction of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Dubai, to strive for excellence and achieve leadership in all areas. While …

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UAE residents’ trust in government, health authorities and media improves in 2022 – News

78% of UAE residents think they and their families will get better in the next five years Agencies file Published: Wed 19 Jan 2022, 10:42 AM Last update: Wed 19 Jan 2022, 10:43 AM UAE residents’ trust in the government and their belief about their future financial situation in the …

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Somali government spokesperson injured in suicide bombing – News

A witness said he saw ‘human body parts scattered around the area’ Representative picture By AFP Published: Sun Jan 16, 2022 6:15 PM A Somali government spokesman was injured in an attack by the extremist group Al-Shabaab on Sunday, although his injuries were “not serious”, the prime minister’s office said. …

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Ajman government workers face up to 10 days of pay cut for flouting Covid-19 safety rules

Ajman’s government has warned its employees to follow Covid-19 safety rules or face a pay cut. The emirate’s human resources department has sent out a circular listing the offenses for which salaries will be deducted. These include not wearing face masks, being in crowded areas, and shaking hands with other …

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Taliban arrest popular Afghan teacher who criticizes government – News

A small group of women protested the detention of Faizuallah Jalal By AP Published: Sun, Jan 9, 2022, 4:51 PM The Taliban have arrested a popular university professor and outspoken critic of successive Afghan governments, including the new leadership in Kabul, the group’s spokesman said on Sunday. Zabihullah Mujahid said …

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Australian government seeks to reject ‘unvaccinated’ Djokovic visa case – Reuters

The 34-year-old vaccine skeptic has never revealed his Covid-19 vaccination status By AFP Published: Sun Jan 9 2022 6:59 PM The Australian government said on Sunday that tennis world number one Novak Djokovic was not vaccinated against Covid-19 and that his legal battle to stay in the country should be …

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Al Kharous suburban council honors government agency partners

Sharjah 24: The Al Kharous Suburb Council of the District and Village Affairs Department (DVA) of the government of Sharjah commended the cooperation of the council’s strategic partners in the implementation of community activities and the provision of services to residents of Al Kharous from Dibba Al Hisn town who …

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70% of federal government staff will work in the office under new Friday rules

Seventy percent of federal government employees are expected to be in offices under the UAE’s new Friday work rules. The government’s Federal Human Resources Authority set out personnel protocols on the eve of the country’s first Friday working day in a circular. The UAE government moved to a Monday-Friday working …

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Federal government employees can choose to work from home on Fridays

Image used for illustrative purposes only. The Federal State Human Resources Authority (AFDH) has issued a circular to all federal departments and entities regarding flexible remote work for federal state employees on Friday. This measure is being taken to ensure the continuity of service delivery and the proper functioning of …

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Kazakhstan government resigns after violent protests over fuel prices – News

The president orders the government to regulate the prices of fuel and other “socially important” goods. Reuters By Reuters Published: Wed 05 Jan 2022, 08:01 Kazakh President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev on Wednesday accepted the government’s resignation, his office said, after violent protests sparked by a fuel price hike rocked the oil-rich …

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DP World and the Government of Senegal lay the foundation stone for the construction of the Port of Ndayane – News

Investment of over $1 billion is DP World’s largest port investment in Africa and largest private investment in Senegal’s history Dubai – Infrastructure project reflects growing partnerships between Dubai and African markets to support development on the continent Published: Tue, Jan 4, 2022, 5:39 PM DP World and the Government …

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Dubai’s prosperity is in your hands, Sheikh Hamdan tells government workers

Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum. Gulf today, Staff reporter Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Executive Council of Dubai, sends a message of New Year’s greetings to government employees in Dubai on January 1, 2022. The Crown …

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Valid 14-day PCR test required to enter government departments in Sharjah

The Sharjah government on Wednesday announced new COVID-19 security guidelines to enter government offices as of January 3. Photo for illustrative purposes only. Image Credit: Ahmed Ramzan / Gulf News Sharjah: Only fully vaccinated government employees and visitors with a negative PCR test valid for 14 days will be allowed …

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Dubai unifies all government health insurance systems; announces new benefits – News

This decision covers all government insurance plans, including Saada Published: wed 29 dec 2021, 14:42 Dubai has unified all government health insurance schemes under one umbrella called “Enaya”. This decision covers all government insurance plans, including Saada. With this, there will be one insurance for all Dubai government employees. Beneficiaries …

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Kuwait swears in its fourth government in two years – News

The last government resigned in November amid a political deadlock Emir of Kuwait Sheikh Nawaf Al Ahmad Al Sabah receives Prime Minister Sheikh Sabah Al Khaled Al Hamad Al Sabah in Kuwait. The emir announced on Tuesday the formation of a new cabinet. – PA By AFP Published: wed 29 …

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Lebanese President calls for an end to government paralysis – News

Michel Aoun implicitly accuses Hezbollah of having prevented the government from meeting without naming the group Lebanese President Michel Aoun. — AP file By AP Published: Tue 28 Dec 2021, 00:10 Lebanon’s president on Monday called for an end to an 11-week standoff that has prevented the government from meeting, …

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Taliban government abolishes Afghan electoral commission – News

“There is no need for these commissions to exist and function,” a government spokesman said. By AFP Published: Sat 25 Dec 2021, 19:57 Last update: Sat 25 Dec 2021, 19:58 The Taliban have dissolved the Afghan Election Commission, a panel that oversaw elections under the previous Western-backed administration, an Islamist …

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Covid-19: mandatory green pass to enter all federal and local government departments in Ajman – News

The system will be in place from January 3, 2022 Photo: File Posted: Mon 20 Dec 2021, 15:10 Last update: Mon 20 Dec 2021, 16:58 In coordination with the Ajman Executive Council, the Emirate of Ajman Emergency, Crisis and Disaster Team approved the application of the green pass system in …

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ADAA becomes the first government entity to migrate its data center to G42 Cloud

ABU DHABI – The Abu Dhabi Accountability Authority (ADAA) has become the first government entity to move its data center to the G42 Cloud and extend its artificial intelligence (AI) capabilities across its operations digital. The move is in line with the emirate’s leadership guidelines aimed at achieving the highest …

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Federal government launches new national unemployment program

How does a son of a wine sapper with a university degree make the transition to the market to start and develop a career? This is the question Jonas Solomon seeks to answer in his new book, First Generation: The Perfect Guide for a Young Graduate to Start a Career …

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Japan admits overstating some government economic data for years – Reuters

Government will consider as soon as possible what steps it can take to prevent such an incident from happening again: PM Kishida Reuters By Reuters Published: Wed 15 Dec 2021, 07:37 The Japanese government has overstated data on construction orders received from builders for years, Prime Minister Fumio Kishida said …

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Ajman’s DoF will facilitate payment of government fees through 12 banks

Ajman’s Ministry of Finance has signed agreements with 12 local banks to offer an “easy payment plan”, which allows installment payments for government service charges through the “Ajman Pay” platform when they are paid with any credit card from these banks. Participating banks include First Abu Dhabi Bank, Abu Dhabi …

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Emirates news agency – Ajman’s DoF to facilitate payment of government fees through 12 banks

Tue 14-12-2021 15:16 PM AJMAN, Dec. 14, 2021 (WAM) – Ajman’s Ministry of Finance has signed agreements with 12 local banks to offer an “easy payment plan,” which allows installment payments for government service charges through the “Ajman Pay” platform. when paid with credit cards from these banks. Participating banks …

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Emirates news agency – UAE cabinet reviews government performance and rankings in 2021

DUBAI, December 13, 2021 (WAM) – Presiding over the last cabinet meeting scheduled for 2021, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Dubai, affirmed that the Arab Emirates The United Arab Emirates have achieved, in a short …

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UAE wins special UN award for government modernization

Dubai: In a new achievement for the UAE, the United Nations on Monday honored the UAE government with a special award in recognition of its role in modernizing government. The recognition came during the United Nations Public Service Awards (UNPSA) ceremony in Dubai. The award was given in recognition of …

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How Dubai became the world’s first paperless government – News

The government had launched an initiative called Smart Dubai which aimed to digitize all government services Photo: File Published: Sun 12 Dec 2021, 17:07 Last update: Sun 12 Dec 2021, 17:13 With the full implementation of Dubai‘s paperless strategy, no Government of Dubai employee or customer will need to print …

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World Health Organization adopts UAE government accelerator model – News

Model for ensuring healthy lifestyles and prosperity at all ages By Wam Published: Sun 12 Dec 2021, 18:33 The Government of the United Arab Emirates and the World Health Organization (WHO) have announced a new partnership to support the global health sector, in which the WHO is adopting the accelerator …

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Dubai becomes the world’s first paperless government

On Saturday, officials in Dubai confirmed that the emirate had become the world’s first paperless government, meeting the goals of Dubai’s paperless strategy launched in 2018. With the full implementation of Dubai’s paperless strategy, no Government of Dubai employee or customer will need to print paper documents or transactions unless …

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Dubai becomes the world’s first paperless government, saving more than 336 million papers

Since the launch of the paperless strategy, 45 government entities in Dubai have reduced their paper consumption by more than 336 million papers, more than Dh 1.3 billion are associated costs and more than 14 million working hours . Image Credit: Gulf News Dubai: Dubai has become the world’s first …

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Pakistani Taliban won’t extend ceasefire with government – News

The TTP accuses the Pakistani government of not respecting the truce and of not releasing 102 of its fighters A Pakistani army soldier stands guard in a village in Mardan district, some 200 km northwest of Islamabad. —AFP By PA Published: Thu 9 Dec 2021, 23:26 A Pakistani Taliban spokesman …

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Dubai Academic Health Corporation holds third board meeting

Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum (right) and Sheikh Mansoor bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum during the meeting Image Credit: Dubai Media Office Dubai: The Dubai Academic Health Corporation held its third board meeting, chaired by Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum in the presence of Vice President Sheikh …

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Al Qasimia University honors government and media institutions

Sharjah 24: Al Qasimia University honored strategic partners from various government and media institutions who provided on-the-job training to communication students for an entire semester. The honorary ceremony was organized by the Communication College of Al Qasimia University, in the presence of His Excellency Prof. Awad Hussain Al Khalaf, Acting …

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Remembrance day: Mohammed bin Rashid and Mohamed bin Zayed pay rich tributes to the martyrs of the United Arab Emirates

Screenshot of the video tweeted by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum on the day of the commemoration Image Credit: Twitter screenshot / video Dubai: The United Arab Emirates will never forget the country’s martyrs who sacrificed their lives for the good of the nation, said His Highness …

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United Arab Emirates: Gargash addresses Government Forum in Saudi Arabia – News

Stresses the importance of regional and international forums that emphasize the willingness of countries to work together to eliminate trafficking in human beings Wam By Wam Posted: Tue, Nov 30, 2021, 11:05 PM Dr Anwar bin Mohammed Gargash, Diplomatic Advisor to the President of the United Arab Emirates and Chairman …

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Mohammed bin Rashid meets with members of the Dubai Media Council

Mohammed bin Rashid with members of the Dubai Media Council. Image Credit: WAM Dubai: His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Dubai, met members of the Dubai Media Council on Sunday on the sidelines of a …

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United Arab Emirates Major General Al Raisi elected Interpol President

United Arab Emirates Major General Ahmed Nasser Al Raisi, the new president of Interpol. Image Credit: Provided Dubai: Major General Ahmed Nasser Al Raisi was today elected President of Interpol. The global police agency held its annual meeting in Istanbul, Turkey, to discuss crime trends and to conduct its much-anticipated …

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Mohammed bin Rashid to open FNC session on Wednesday

File photo of a Federal National Council session in Abu Dhabi Image Credit: Provided Dubai: His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Dubai, will inaugurate the third ordinary session of the 17th legislative chapter of the …

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DEWA wins grand prize at Dubai Government Excellence Awards – News

The most important award given by the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority is the Elite Award. Wam By Wam Posted: Sun, Nov 21, 2021, 12:13 AM His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Dubai, awarded 5 …

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Saudi Arabia’s Jabal Omar Gets Approval to Restructure $ 800 Million Government Loan

Jabal Omar Development Company, one of Saudi Arabia’s largest listed developers, received approval from the Ministry of Finance to restructure a government loan of 3 billion Saudi Riyals ($ 800 million) as part of its plan of financial transformation. The agreement will have several “immediate and significant positive long-term impacts” …

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Afghanistan: Taliban to start paying civil servants’ unpaid salaries – News

Thousand owe at least three months salary, pensions By Reuters Posted: Sat, Nov 20, 2021, 3:53 PM The Afghan Taliban administration will begin paying overdue civil servants’ salaries from Saturday, officials said. Thousands of Afghan officials must pay at least three months’ wages, one of many crises the Taliban has …

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Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid pays tribute to recipients of Dubai Government Awards of Excellence

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum today honored the recipients of the Dubai Government Excellence Awards. Image Credit: Courtesy: Dubai Media Office Dubai: His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Dubai, today honored the …

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UAE government’s ‘Moonshot Pilot Grant’ to spur innovation

The government of the United Arab Emirates has launched the “Moonshot Pilot Grant», Its new innovation fund for the public sector, which offers up to $ 100,000 per pilot project to facilitate the testing of potential government initiatives and accelerate their development and implementation in the public sector. The grant …

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Launch of the national guide to measuring R&D spending in the public sector – News

The guide aims to support the R&D ecosystem and boost the UAE’s global competitiveness; The guide developed in partnership with 17 federal and local government entities Relative to staff Posted: Sat, 13 Nov 2021, 6:41 PM The Ministry of Industry and Advanced Technologies (MoIAT), in partnership with 17 local and …

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MoHAP launches free gym access for government employees

Sharjah24: The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) has launched a one-of-a-kind initiative to get all government employees to be physically active by offering them free access to GymNation, which provides the world’s largest gym facilities of the United Arab Emirates. The 30-day “Free Membership” initiative, part of the “Ma’kom …

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Syrian President Bashar Al Assad receives Abdullah bin Zayed in Damascus

Image Credit: WAM Damascus: Syrian President Bashar Al Assad received Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, in the Syrian capital. The latest developments in the Middle East and Syria, in addition to a number of regional and international issues of common concern, featured …

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United Arab Emirates: Cycling popular among locals as government encourages sport – News

Country “goes fast, as fast as the wheels of a bicycle,” says UAE pro-cyclist Race leader Tadej Pogacar of the UAE Emirates team competes in the seventh stage of the UAE Cycling Tour from Yas Mall to Abu Dhabi Breakwater. AFP By AFP Posted: Thu, Nov 4, 2021, 5:31 PM …

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