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Guide for bird-watching in UAE launched


March 29th, 2012 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, March 29 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates' Environment Agency - Abu Dhabi (EAD) launched the "Birds of the United Arab Emirates" guide Thursday.The 256-page illustrated guide includes an ... Read more...

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Abu Dhabi to host global maritime trade summit


January 29th, 2012 - 12:43 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Jan 28 (IANS/WAM) With the expansion of sea trade through the Middle East and various challenges to it, businessmen and government officials from around the world will meet ... Read more...

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Abu Dhabi to host world energy summit in January 2012


December 19th, 2011 - 12:11 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Dec 18 (IANS/WAM) Abu Dhabi will host the 5th annual World Future Energy Summit Jan 16-19.Chinese Prime Minister Wen Jiabao will deliver the keynote address at the meet ... Read more...

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Abu Dhabi to host earth summit


December 8th, 2011 - 12:22 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Dec 7 (IANS/WAM) Abu Dhabi will host an earth summit from Dec 12-15, the organisers said Wednesday.Environmental experts from different countries will delebrate on sustainable development at the ... Read more...

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Berlin to host world Arabian horse racing conference


September 17th, 2011 - 12:41 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Sep 16 (IANS/WAM) Berlin will host the third edition of the world Arabian horse racing conference in June 2012, it was announced here Friday.Speaking at a press ... Read more...

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Abu Dhabi to host counter-terror conference


August 6th, 2011 - 11:53 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Aug 6 (IANS) Experts from various countries will attend a conference here in October to review the current resources available to fight the scourge of terrorism, organisers said ... Read more...

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Abu Dhabi hosts global space and satellite forum


May 9th, 2011 - 11:31 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, May 9 (IANS/WAM) The Global Space and Satellite Forum 2011 (GSSF) opened here Monday by UAE Education Minister Sheikh Nahyan Mubarak Al Nahyan.It is being organised at the ... Read more...

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Abu Dhabi gets robot to help people during expos


February 18th, 2011 - 11:28 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Feb 18 (IANS/WAM) A company that organises exhibitions in Abu Dhabi will soon employ the services of a robot to assist visitors and guide them to the desired stalls.The Abu ... Read more...

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UAE to hold defence expo


February 10th, 2011 - 12:40 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Feb 9 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) will hold a defence exhibition from Feb 20 to showcase the country's military capabilities.A total of 151 UAE firms will exhibit their ... Read more...

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World Future Energy Summit opens in Abu Dhabi


January 18th, 2011 - 1:08 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Jan 17 (IANS/WAM) The fourth World Future Energy Summit (WFES) kicked off Monday here to discuss ways to promote the use of clean energy for sustainable growth. Leaders and ... Read more...

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Abu Dhabi to host global food industry expo


October 14th, 2010 - 12:19 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Oct 13 (IANS/WAM) Abu Dhabi will host a global food industry expo Nov 22-24, it was announced Wednesday.SIAL Middle East 2010 will bring together professionals involved in buying and selling ... Read more...

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Abu Dhabi’s Bridal show to celebrate its tenth anniversary


September 24th, 2010 - 10:26 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 24, 2010 (September 24, 2010): The Bridal Show in Abu Dhabi is all set to celebrate its 10th Anniversary show in the month of February next year. It has been said ... Read more...

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British varsity to honour Gurdas Maan with doctorate


August 31st, 2010 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 31 (IANS) Punjabi singer Gurdas Maan will be honoured with a doctorate in world music by the University of Wolverhampton in Britain next month. The singer, known for popularising Punjabi ... Read more...

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Rs.6.5 crore diamond heist at international jewellery show (Second Lead)


August 24th, 2010 - 1:28 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 23 (IANS) In a crime that seems to be straight out of a Bollywood movie, diamonds weighing 88,999 carats and worth over Rs.6.5 crore were stolen from a stall at ... Read more...

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Rs.6.5 crore diamond heist at international jewellery expo (Lead)


August 24th, 2010 - 1:12 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 23 (IANS) In a crime that seems to be straight out of a Bollywood movie, diamonds worth over Rs.6.5 crore were stolen from a stall at the India International Jewellery ... Read more...

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Rs.6.5 crore diamonds stolen at international jewellery expo


August 24th, 2010 - 12:45 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 23 (IANS) In a development straight out of a Bollywood movie, diamonds worth over Rs.6.5 crore were stolen from a stall at the India International Jewellery Trade Fair that concluded ... Read more...

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Abu Dhabi to host first World Ports and Trade Summit


July 27th, 2010 - 1:23 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, July 26 (IANS/WAM) The Abu Dhabi Ports Company (ADPC) Monday announced plans to host the inaugural World Ports and Trade Summit in 2011 to discuss issues facing the ports and ... Read more...

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US circus group performs on Abu Dhabi bus


July 22nd, 2010 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, July 22 (IANS/WAM) Residents of Abu Dhabi thronged the streets to see the stunts of New York's Big Apple Circus group as the 17-member crew performed on an open top ... Read more...

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Volcanic ash casts shadow over Abu Dhabi real estate show


April 19th, 2010 - 11:03 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, April 19 (IANS/WAM) Volcanic ash erupting from Iceland has cast a shadow over Abu Dhabi's real estate exhibition with many visitors unable to attend the event due to cancellation of ... Read more...

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UAE to host construction summit


April 11th, 2010 - 2:14 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, April 11 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) would host the 2010 Arabian World Construction Summit (AWCS) in May. The summit, which would be held May 24-26 at the Abu Dhabi ... Read more...

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Abu Dhabi unveils new urban street design standards


February 20th, 2010 - 10:56 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Feb 20 (IANS) The Abu Dhabi Urban Planning Council (UPC) Saturday unveiled new design standards for safer, comfortable and aesthetic street environs across the emirate, WAM news agency reported. The new ... Read more...

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UAE capital to host book fair in March


November 24th, 2009 - 12:13 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Nov 23 (IANS) This United Arab Emirates (UAE) capital would host an international book fair in March, WAM news agency reported Monday. The Abu Dhabi International Book Fair (ADIBF) would be ... Read more...

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UAE equestrian exhibition to open Wednesday


September 29th, 2009 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Sep 29 (IANS) The Abu Dhabi International Hunting and Equestrian Exhibition (ADIHEX) will open here Wednesday, WAM news agency reported. Various programmes including folklore dances, art, poetry, handicraft and coffee brewing ... Read more...

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Abu Dhabi leads in employment opportunities in Gulf


September 17th, 2009 - 11:18 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Sep 17 (IANS) The capital of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) accounted for 23 percent of all advertised jobs in the Gulf region in the first six months of this ... Read more...

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UAE maritime expo registers huge response


September 8th, 2009 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Sep 8 (IANS) The organisers of the Middle East Workboats exhibition have reported a 60 percent increase in exhibitors compared with the last year, despite the global slowdown, WAM news ... Read more...

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Mia Farrow says measure taken to help Darfur not enough


June 24th, 2009 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 24 (ANI): Actress and activist Mia Farrow has condemned the British and American Governments for not having taken enough measures to stop the genocide in Darfur.While speaking at the ... Read more...

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Batmobile replica up for sale at auction


January 10th, 2009 - 4:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 10 (ANI): An imitation of Batmobile, which was used in the 1960s Batman TV series, is up for grabs at an auction.The personal car of the caped crusader comes ... Read more...

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Pampered cats put their best paw forward at Britain’’s Supreme Cat Show!


November 23rd, 2008 - 6:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 23 (ANI): Britain''s Supreme Cat Show saw a huge turn out on November 22, as cats of different breeds and sizes were paraded by their doting owners.The cats are ... Read more...

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UAE to host global space technology meet next month


October 30th, 2008 - 2:15 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Oct 30 (IANS) An international meet on space technology will be held in the capital of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) next month to be attended by space scientists from ... Read more...

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Big rush for Abu Dhabi hunting and equestrian show


September 25th, 2008 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Sep 25 (IANS) An annual hunting and equestrian show in Abu Dhabi is witnessing a big rush this year with the organisers being compelled to increase the exhibition area by 27 ... Read more...

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Speakers, exhibitors from around world to attend Abu Dhabi oil meet


August 24th, 2008 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Aug 24 (IANS) Top industry experts and exhibitors will participate in the Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference (Adipec)-2008, to be held here Nov 3-6.Being organised by the Abu ... Read more...

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UAE to host second alternative energy summit next year


August 20th, 2008 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Aug 20 (IANS) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) would host the World Future Energy Summit (WFES) here from Jan 19-21 next year to explore ways for larger investments in alternative ... Read more...

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Abu Dhabi to host Gulf’s biggest defence show


August 10th, 2008 - 5:26 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Aug 10 (IANS) This capital city of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) is gearing up to host what will be the Middle East's biggest defence exhibition early next year. Around ... Read more...

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UAE to host international defence exhibition


June 17th, 2008 - 11:34 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, June 17 (IANS) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) will host the international defence exhibition IDEX in 2009, WAM news agency reported Tuesday. IDEX is one the world's largest defence exhibitions ... Read more...

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Gulf region investing over $18 bn in new steel plants


May 21st, 2008 - 3:52 pm ICT by admin
Abu Dhabi, May 21 (IANS) More than $18 billion is being invested in 46 steel manufacturing plants throughout the Gulf to meet the region's increasing demand for steel, WAM news agency reported ... Read more...

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