World Tolerance Summit to Kick Off This Month in Dubai

World Tolerance Summit to Kick Off This Month in Dubai

DUBAI, November 5th, 2018 (WAM) — The International Institute for Tolerance, part of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives, has announced the list of speakers for the World Tolerance Summit (WTS) sessions, which will be held under the patronage of Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President,…

Sharjah’s Leisure, Eco-Tourism Assets Showcased at WTM London

Sharjah’s Leisure, Eco-Tourism Assets Showcased at WTM London

SHARJAH, November 5th, 2018 (WAM) — The Sharjah Investment and Development Authority, Shurooq, has announced exclusive updates about ten latest additions to its portfolio of hospitality projects and eco-destinations at World Travel Market 2018, which rolls out today at the ExCeL in London, UK, and will conclude on November 7th.

Abu Dhabi Summit to Boost Conservation Prospects for Houbara

Abu Dhabi Summit to Boost Conservation Prospects for Houbara

ABU DHABI, November 5th, 2018 (WAM) — The International Fund for Houbara Conservation (IFHC) yesterday hosted today in Abu Dhabi an international summit dedicated to the conservation of the Houbara bustard, a bird synonymous with Arabic culture.

Sharjah Crowned ‘Accessible City for the Physically Disabled’ at UN

SHARJAH, November 3rd, 2018 (WAM) — In yet another proud global recognition of its reputation as a humane and people-friendly Emirate, Sharjah was formally crowned the “Accessible City for the Physically Disabled” by the World Federation of the Disabled during the World Cities Day at the United Nations in New York.

UAE Thanked as Raptor MoU Marks 10th Anniversary

UAE Thanked as Raptor MoU Marks 10th Anniversary

ABU DHABI, November 3rd, 2018 (WAM) — The United Arab Emirates (UAE) Government and the Environment Agency – Abu Dhabi, EAD, were thanked today for their support for the international Memorandum of Understanding on the Conservation of Migratory Birds of Prey (raptors) in Africa and Eurasia (Raptors MoU). The MoU celebrated its tenth anniversary last…

FNC Speaker Heads UAE Delegation to China

FNC Speaker Heads UAE Delegation to China

ABU DHABI, November 3rd, 2018 (WAM) — A United Arab Emirates (UAE) Federal National Council (FNC/Parliament) delegation has reached China for an official working visit. The UAE contingent, headed by Dr. Amal Abdullah Al Qubaisi, Speaker of the FNC, will hold discussions with various Chinese officials and representatives until November 10th, 2018.

UAE Vehemently Condemns Terrorist Bus Attack in Egypt

UAE Vehemently Condemns Terrorist Bus Attack in Egypt

ABU DHABI, November 3rd, 2018 (WAM) — The United Arab Emirates (UAE) condemned in the strongest possible terms the heinous terrorist attack yesterday on a passenger bus in Upper Egypt’s Minya Governorate, in which scores of people were killed and wounded.

Mohammed bin Rashid Hoists UAE Flag at Union House

Mohammed bin Rashid Hoists UAE Flag at Union House

DUBAI, November 2nd, 2018 (WAM) — Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, United Arab Emirates (UAE) Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, yesterday kicked off Flag Day celebrations by hoisting the UAE flag at the Union House.