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Media’s role vital in spreading culture of tolerance: UAE

25 May 2015

(Wam) / 22 May 2015

Arab Information Ministers Council approves UAE’s proposal on culture of tolerance and counter-terrorism                

Cairo - A UAE proposal on the role of the media in promoting values of tolerance and combating extremism was approved on Thursday by the 64th meeting of the Arab Information Ministers’ Council, which was held under the Chairmanship of the UAE, at the General Secretariat of the Arab League in Cairo.

Ibrahim Al Abed, Director-... Read More

Dubai Properties launches apartments at Dubai Wharf

25 May 2015

25 May 2015

Developer offers easy payment plan for investors.

Dubai: Dubai Properties has unveiled a new residential tower at Dubai Wharf, a mixed-use project in the heart of Dubai Creek. Major infrastructure work around the master development is almost complete.

The tower is part of Dubai Wharf’s four-tower mid-rise development and offers views of the Dubai Creek. It comprises over 200 units that include studios, one-, two- and three-bedroom apartments, with average... Read More

Emirates inspires you to ‘Be there’

Emirates inspires you to ‘Be there’

25 May 2015

Dubai: May 25, 2015: Emirates, a global connector of people, passions and places, has launched ‘Be There’, a global campaign that celebrates curiosity, wanderlust, and the adventure that comes with travel.

For this digital and social media campaign, Emirates has turned to its own “globalistas” – the airline’s dynamic and passionate employees hailing from over 130 nationalities – and given them a starring role. As ambassadors, these “Be There” globalistas will travel... Read More

Dubai Tourism facilitates production of new Virgin Atlantic Airways film guide to Dubai

25 May 2015

- Now live on all Virgin Atlantic-operated flights via on-demand system, as well as online and in airline’s airport lounges

- Film joins a host of others recently produced by or in cooperation with Dubai Tourism

Dubai, UAE; 25 May 2015: A new film about Dubai is now live on all Virgin Atlantic-operated flights across the world, informing and entertaining viewers and potential visitors about the countless attractions and experiences available in the emirate. The 20-minute film... Read More

Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry board formed

24 May 2015

Board’s chairman and two vice-chairmen are to be elected at first duly convened meeting within two weeks

Published: 17:23 May 24, 2015

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Dubai: In his capacity as Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE, has issued Decree No. 19 of 2015, forming the Board of the Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

Pursuant to the decree, members of the new board are Majid Saif Al Ghurair, Majid Hamad... Read More

Ministry of Economy leads Global Trade Development Week team to China

24 May 2015

The Global Trade Development Week (GTDW) team led by Ms. Ayesha Alkobaisi, Director of International Trade Organisations at the UAE Ministry of Economy and Project Director for GTDW, yesterday participated in a press conference to announce an agreement between GTDW and China New Silk Road Investment Association (CNSRIA).

In the agreement, CNSRIA has pledged to promote Global Trade Development Week to the Chinese government and enterprises and to strengthen trade relations between the... Read More

75% of prime real estate buyers in Dubai are foreigners

24 May 2015

According to  Christie's International Real Estate, Dubai's luxury property buyers come primarily from the UK, Germany, Russia and CIS (Commonwealth of Independent States), and the Gulf region. There are more high-net-worth individuals (HNWIs) snapping up prime property in Dubai than in traditional hotspots in the United States or United Kingdom.

Christie's surveyed more than 80 markets worldwide to find out where the ultra-rich individuals buy posh residences. Among the world's top... Read More

Yamal can attract investors from the United Arab Emirates to fulfillment of large projects

24 May 2015

The acting governor of Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug Dmitriy Kobylkin was on business trip in the United Arab Emirates within the Russian delegation.

Discussion of opportunities of participation of investors from the United Arab Emirates in fulfillment of large infrastructural projects in Yamal became its theme, as the press-service of the governor of Yamal informs.

The Russia side was represented by the minister for transport of the Russian Federation Maksim Sokolov, the... Read More

Mohammad views report on transition to m-Government

24 May 2015

Top 337 departments report an achievement rate of 96% in transition to m-government

May 23, 2015

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Dubai: His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, has examined a report on the results of the transition to m-Government, at a meeting with government officials.

Shaikh Mohammed said that an accomplishment rate of 96.3 per cent was reported by the government's top 337 departments providing... Read More

UAE delegation led by Minister of Economy concludes visit to Georgia

24 May 2015

UAE aims to increase its investments in agriculture

May 23, 2015

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Abu Dhabi: The high-profile UAE Delegation, led by Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansouri, Minister of Economy, concluded its visit to Georgia. The three-day tour is expected to usher a new era of economic and trade relation between the two countries. The UAE government and business delegation discussed cooperation and investment opportunities in a number of sectors including food, agriculture and tourism.

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