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Dewa to list 6.5% of its shares on the Dubai Financial Market

Senior officials pose for a photo at the announcement in Dubai on Tuesday. The Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa) has announced that it will list 6.5% of its existing shares in an initial public offering (IPO) on the Dubai Financial Market (DFM), in line with new strategic guidelines aimed …

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Dewa announces IPO and plans to list on DFM

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa), a globally leading fully integrated utility company, said it plans to conduct an initial public offering (IPO) and list its ordinary shares for trading on the Dubai Financial Market (DFM). A total of 3.25 billion shares, equivalent to 6.5% of Dewa’s existing shares, will …

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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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Opening of the Museum of the Future in Dubai

The Dubai Museum of the Future opened its doors to the world on Tuesday in the presence of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Dubai. Nine years of work, the Museum of the Future is already …

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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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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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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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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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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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Dubai Free Zones Board discusses making it easier for companies to open bank accounts – News

DFZ Council’s initiatives demonstrate its commitment to its role in Dubai’s economic development: Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum said the council’s initiatives are a commitment to its role in driving Dubai’s economic development towards a comprehensive economic ecosystem. — File photo Relative to …

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UAE cbank issues 7 commemorative silver coins

The Central Bank of the United Arab Emirates (CBUAE) has issued seven commemorative silver coins in a set to mark the 50th anniversary of the founding of the Union of the Federation of the United Arab Emirates. The ruling pays tribute to the founding fathers, led by the late Sheikh …

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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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ION presents the region’s first fully autonomous public transport shuttle

UAE-based sustainable transport company ION has started operating a fully autonomous shuttle serving public commuters along the Ajman Corniche, the first development of its kind in the UAE and the wider region. . Prior to the launch of this route, autonomous vehicles were generally limited to non-public roads and trails …

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Business News | HE ENG Ali Bin Towaih AlSuwaidi shares joyful moments on International Men’s Day with Passion Vista

New Delhi [India], Dec 18 (ANI/ATK): On International Men’s Day on Nov 19, 2021, Unified Brainz hosted ‘Men Leaders To Look Upto in 2021’, an event celebrating the success of men who lead through example. The ceremony marked the presence of a selection of the most sought-after leading men, coming …

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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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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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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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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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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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Tecom Charts IPO to List in Dubai Financial Market – News

The Group has a portfolio of 10 business parks where approximately 6,500 companies employ a total workforce of 95,000 Photo: File Published: Tue 7 Dec 2021, 20:07 Last update: Thu 9 Dec 2021, 16:45 Tecom Group will be the latest entrant to list on the local stock market after road …

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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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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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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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Dubai unveils new incentives to boost IPOs and IPOs

Dubai Financial Market (DFM), which operates the emirate’s stock exchange, has unveiled new incentives to boost initial public offerings (IPOs) and listings on the local stock exchange. The incentives are aimed at private companies in lucrative sectors and include financial support for the cost of IPOs and stock market listings, …

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UAE to list Salik road toll system in Dubai financial market – News

The government will also release the names of the remaining eight state-funded companies in due course. Photo file Posted: Sat, Nov 13, 2021, 7:00 PM Last update: Sat, Nov 13, 2021, 8:56 PM The UAE on Saturday announced plans to list the Salik road toll system in Dubai‘s financial market, …

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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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Market maker fund, IPO announcement boosts DFM market – News

The general index of the Dubai financial market jumped 113.77 points, or 3.94%, reaching its highest level since August 2018 following positive developments announced by the government to stimulate activity on the local stock exchange. An investor browses the Dubai financial market. Analysts said the latest move was aimed at …

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Dubai to IPO soon Dewa – News

The listing of the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority will be done in stages in order to take into consideration its enormous assets. The Dewa Power Station in Dubai. — AFP archive photo Published: Tue, 2 Nov 2021, 4:34 PM Last update: Tue, 2 Nov 2021, 7:50 PM The Dubai …

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Abrahamic Business Circle and the Jerusalem Post host business gala – News

Business Assembly Night 2021 saw the participation of more than 150 diplomats and world-renowned business leaders and philanthropists The Abrahamic Business Circle, in association with the Jerusalem Post, hosted an evening business meeting aimed at promoting economic diplomacy through business. The event took place earlier this week at the Waldorf …

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Pakistan FM in Kabul for talks with Taliban government – News

Photo: AFP Kabul – Qureshi is third foreign minister to visit Afghanistan since Taliban came to power By AFP Posted: Thu, Oct 21, 2021, 2:51 PM Pakistani Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi arrived in the Afghan capital on Thursday for talks with his Taliban counterpart, his office said, as activists …

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Russia hosts Afghan talks, calls for inclusive government – News

Moscow – In recent years, Moscow has made a comeback as an influential broker in international talks on Afghanistan By AP Posted: Wed, 20 Oct 2021, 11:40 PM Last update: Thu, Oct 21, 2021, 6:07 AM Russia hosted talks on Afghanistan involving senior representatives of the Taliban and neighboring countries …

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Public and private sector holiday announcement in United Arab Emirates

Image Credit: Ali Ahmad / Gulf News Reader The Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratization (MOHRE) announced that Thursday, October 21, will be paid leave for all employees of the private sector on the occasion of the birthday of Prophet Mohammed (pbuh). The government’s Federal Human Resources Authority also made …

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