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UAE leaders greet President Mukherjee on Independence Day


August 16th, 2012 - 1:13 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Aug 15 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates' President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan has sent congratulations to Indian President Pranab Mukherjee on the country's Independence Day.Similar ... Read more...

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Pay salaries before Eid-ul-Fitr, says UAE PM


August 7th, 2012 - 12:22 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, Aug 6 (IANS/WAM) UAE Vice President and Prime Minister Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, in his capacity as the ruler of Dubai, has ordered the payment of salaries ... Read more...

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UAE charity group holds iftar in 19 countries


July 29th, 2012 - 1:17 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, July 28 (IANS/WAM) The Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Humanitarian and Charity Establishment has carried out Ramadan iftar programmes for the poor in 19 countries, including India and Pakistan, ... Read more...

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Ramadan begins in UAE


July 20th, 2012 - 11:13 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, July 20 (IANS/WAM) The Islamic holy month of Ramadan began Friday in the United Arab Emirates, the UAE Ramadan Moon-sighting Committee announced.July 19 was the last day of ... Read more...

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Dubai’s grand gurdwara brings religion, tradition alive in style (With Images)


July 3rd, 2012 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, July 3 (IANS) Ornate 24-carat gold canopies for the Guru Granth Sahib religious text of Sikhism, Italian marble on the walls and floor, stunning chandeliers and a five-star kitchen ... Read more...

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UAE congratulates new Egyptian president-elect


June 25th, 2012 - 11:26 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, June 25 (IANS/WAM) United Arab Emirates (UAE) President Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan has greeted Mohammed Mursi on his victory in the Egyptian presidential elections.In a message, ... Read more...

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UAE to launch campaign to raise donations for Yemen


June 21st, 2012 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, June 21 (IANS/WAM) A nationwide campaign to raise donations to counter food shortage in Yemen will be launched in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) June 29.The campaign will ... Read more...

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Dubai ruler meets Queen Elizabeth II


June 21st, 2012 - 12:18 am ICT by IANS
London, Jun 20 (IANS/WAM) Dubai ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum met Queen Elizabeth II on the sidelines of the Royal Ascot Horse Racing Festival 2012 here Wednesday.Both ... Read more...

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UAE leaders greet new Saudi crown prince


June 19th, 2012 - 12:25 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, June 18 (IANS/WAM) United Arab Emirates President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan sent his contratulations to Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud on his appointment as Saudi ... Read more...

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Over 3,000 policemen promoted in Dubai


June 7th, 2012 - 12:47 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, June 6 (IANS/WAM) A total of 3,295 officers of Dubai Police have been promoted.The decision to promote the officers was taken by UAE Vice President and Prime Minister and ... Read more...

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UAE,Poland discuss cooperation


April 23rd, 2012 - 1:12 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, April 22 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE)and Poland Sunday held talks here to boost bilateral relations.Visiting Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk and UAE Vice President Sheikh Mohammed ... Read more...

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Dubai foreign trade hits record $299 bn


April 19th, 2012 - 12:37 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, April 18 (IANS/WAM) Dubai's foreign trade has reached a record 1.1 trillion dirhams ($299 billion) in 2011, up by 22 percent from the previous year.Imports increased by 21 percent ... Read more...

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Photography works of Dubai Crown Prince on exhibit


March 25th, 2012 - 10:48 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, March 25 (IANS/WAM) A six-day photo exhibition, featuring prominent art works of Dubai's Crown Prince Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, will be held here from Monday.The ... Read more...

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Kuwaiti jet ski team attackers held


March 25th, 2012 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, March 25 (IANS/WAM) Seven Emirati men have been arrested following an assault on members of the Kuwaiti jet ski team participating in the fourth round of the UAE Jet ... Read more...

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Dubai seeks more investments


March 24th, 2012 - 12:46 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, March 23 (IANS/WAM) Crown Prince of Dubai Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum has called for a slew of initiatives to attract investments.Al Maktoum, also Chairman of ... Read more...

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UAE president congratulates Putin


March 7th, 2012 - 12:17 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, March 6 (IANS/WAM) UAE President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan has congratulated Vladimir Putin on his victory in the Russian presidential election.Putin, Russia's incumbent prime minister, has ... Read more...

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UAE launches bid for 2020 world expo (With Images)


February 29th, 2012 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Feb 29 (IANS) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has formally launched a campaign as part of its bid to host the 2020 World Expo, the largest rotating exposition in ... Read more...

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UAE, Belarus discuss bilateral cooperation


February 22nd, 2012 - 1:09 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, Feb 21 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates' Vice President Mohammed Bin Rashid and Belarusian Prime Minister Mikhail V. Myasnikovich Tuesday discussed ways for opening new horizons of cooperation between ... Read more...

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YouTube channel launched for Dubai ruler


February 15th, 2012 - 12:38 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, Feb 14 (IANS/WAM) The government of Dubai in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Tuesday launched a YouTube channel for UAE Vice President and Prime Minister and ruler of Dubai, ... Read more...

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Italians to conduct heart surgeries for Dubai kids


January 13th, 2012 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Jan 13 (IANS/WAM) A team of specialist doctors from Italy will perform free heart surgeries for children and teenagers of Dubai in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in February.The ... Read more...

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Solar park launched in Dubai


January 9th, 2012 - 10:44 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Jan 9 (IANS/WAM) The Supreme Council of Energy (SCE) for Dubai Monday launched a solar park which is first utility-scale production capacity park of its kind in the region.The ... Read more...

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UAE leaders meet foreign counterparts


January 3rd, 2012 - 11:37 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Jan 3 (IANS/WAM) Top officials of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) have met their counterparts from Afghanistan, Ethiopia, Mauritania, Qatar and Lebanon to discuss a range of issues.UAE ... Read more...

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Dubai ruler wants to honour mothers on accession day


January 1st, 2012 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Jan 1 (IANS/WAM) Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the ruler of Dubai in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), has asked officials not to celebrate his accession day but ... Read more...

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UAE greets world leaders on New Year


December 29th, 2011 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Dec 29 (IANS/WAM) United Arab Emirates (UAE) President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan Thursday greeted heads of state of friendly nations ahead of the New Year.Sheikh Khalifa ... Read more...

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Dubai’s ruler approves 2012 budget


December 25th, 2011 - 10:51 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Dec 25 (IANS/WAM) UAE Prime Minister and ruler of Dubai Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Sunday approved the emirate's budget for 2012.The budget applies directives as set by ... Read more...

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UAE officials meet envoys


November 30th, 2011 - 12:19 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Nov 29 (IANS/WAM) The ruler of Fujairah in the UAE has met the ambassadors of the US, South Korea, Azerbaijan, Syria and Iraq, while the deputy ruler of ... Read more...

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$63 bn Dubai Airshow closes


November 18th, 2011 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Nov 18 (IANS) The Dubai Airshow has closed after a successful week that saw $63.3 billion worth of orders for aircraft, maintenance services and flight training programmes, it was ... Read more...

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UN chief visits Dubai


November 13th, 2011 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Nov 13 (IANS/WAM) UN Secretary-general Ban Ki-moon Sunday met top officials of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and reviewed issues of regional and international interest.Ban held a meeting with ... Read more...

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Dubai hosts international conference of air chiefs


November 13th, 2011 - 12:49 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, Nov 12 (IANS/WAM) The Dubai International Air Chiefs Conference (DIAC) opened here Saturday at the Jumeirah Beach Hotel Conference Hall.Organised by the Institute for Near East and Gulf ... Read more...

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UAE to release over 400 prisoners


November 4th, 2011 - 12:41 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Nov 3 (IANS/WAM) The rulers of Ajman, Fujairah and Dubai in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) have ordered the release of over 400 prisoners of various nationalities ahead ... Read more...

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Dubai ruler orders release of 334 prisoners


November 3rd, 2011 - 12:04 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, Nov 2 (IANS/WAM) Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, vice president and prime minister of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and the ruler of Dubai, has ordered the release ... Read more...

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UAE officials hold talks with envoys


November 1st, 2011 - 11:20 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Nov 1 (IANS/WAM) Senior officials of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) met the envoys of the US, Bangladesh, Tunisia and Colombia and discussed ways to boost bilateral ties.Sheikh ... Read more...

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UAE opens mobile hospital at Somali-Kenyan border


October 31st, 2011 - 12:19 am ICT by IANS
Mogadishu, Oct 30 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has opened a 50-bed mobile hospital at the Somali-Kenyan border to provide medical help to the needy in the refugee camps.Opened ... Read more...

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Libya’s NTC thanks UAE charity


September 28th, 2011 - 12:06 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, Sep 27 (IANS/WAM) Libya's National Transitional Council (NTC), which is now the ruling authority in the country, has thanked a charity from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) for helping ... Read more...

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UAE charity sends emergency aid to Somalia


September 7th, 2011 - 11:42 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Sep 7 (IANS/WAM) A UAE charity is sending emergency aid to famine-hit Somalia. One plane carrying relief items left for the African country Wednesday.The other plane will leave Dubai ... Read more...

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