Over 6,000 Factories to Benefit from Reduced Electricity Tariffs

ABU DHABI, September 20th, 2018 (WAM) — Over 6,000 factories across the country will benefit from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Cabinet’s recent resolution to support the industry sector by introducing reduced fees of electricity consumption for large, medium and small factories, according to the Ministry of Energy.

ZHO Launches Diving Therapy for People of Determination Programme

DUBAI, September 20th, 2018 (WAM) — The United Arab Emirates (UAE) Zayed Higher Organisation for Humanitarian Care and Special Needs (ZHO) has launched the Diving Therapy for People of Determination Programme, which is the first of its kind in a Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) country, in cooperation with the General Command of the Abu Dhabi…

Review of 4th Phase Progress of Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park

Review of 4th Phase Progress of Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park

DUBAI, September 20th, 2018 (WAM) — Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, Managing Director and CEO of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA), visited the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park to review the progress on its 700-megawatt fourth phase, the largest investment in a Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) project in the world.

Dubai Tourism Launches Dubai China Conference

Dubai Tourism Launches Dubai China Conference

DUBAI, September 20th, 2018 (WAM) — Dubai Tourism on Wednesday kicked off its inaugural Dubai China Conference, further reinforcing the emirate’s deep and continued commitment to China, bolstered by a huge attendance of 900 local dignitaries, stakeholders and Chinese partners.

Abu Dhabi Takes Top Spot in 2018 Safest Cities in the World

Abu Dhabi Takes Top Spot in 2018 Safest Cities in the World

ABU DHABI, September 20th, 2018 (WAM) — Abu Dhabi has been named the safest city in the world for the second year running by Numbeo, a website that curates and collates data to develop the world’s largest user-contributed database about cities and countries worldwide.

Nabadat Initiative to Conduct 100 Birth Deformities Operations in Egypt

Nabadat Initiative to Conduct 100 Birth Deformities Operations in Egypt

DUBAI, September 19th, 2018 (WAM) — The medical team of the Nabadat initiative, which is being implemented by the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Humanitarian and Charity Establishment (MBRCHE) in cooperation with the Dubai Health Authority (DHA), has begun conducting surgeries on Egyptian children to treat birth deformities, as part of…

Inaugural MENA Cinema Forum to be Held in Dubai

Inaugural MENA Cinema Forum to be Held in Dubai

DUBAI, September 19th, 2018 (WAM) — Investment of more than US$3.54 billion in cinema screens across the Gulf is expected to help the region’s cinema industry expand manifold following Saudi Arabia’s historic decision to open up the sector 35 years after cinemas were banned in the kingdom.

UAE Leads ICT Global Competitiveness Index

UAE Leads ICT Global Competitiveness Index

DUBAI, September 19th, 2018 (WAM) — The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has achieved a new accomplishment in ICT global competitiveness by achieving advanced ranks in the Global Competitiveness Index, according to the results published recently by the International Telecommunication Union (ITU).