ruler of dubai

World’s heaviest book displayed in UAE


August 22nd, 2012 - 12:56 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Aug 21 (IANS/WAM) The world's heaviest book, "This is Mohammed", is currently on display at a mall in Al Ain, the garden city near Abu Dhabi.The Guinness World ... Read more...

Posted in World |

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...

Posted in World |

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...

Posted in World |

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...

Posted in World |

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...

Posted in World |

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...

Posted in Business |

UAE leaders meet foreign officials


February 16th, 2012 - 12:29 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Feb 15 (IANS/WAM) Rulers of three states in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) have met two American envoys as well as a number of visiting MPs from Germany.Sheikh ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

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...

Posted in Politics |

UAE, Japan hold talks


January 29th, 2012 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Jan 29 (IANS/WAM) Top officials of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Japan held talks here Sunday.Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, deputy ruler of Dubai and the UAE's ... Read more...

Posted in World |

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...

Posted in Politics |

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...

Posted in World |

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...

Posted in Business |

$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...

Posted in Business |

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...

Posted in World |

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...

Posted in Uncategorized |

UAE to host GCC financial, economic committee meet


October 20th, 2011 - 1:25 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Oct 19 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates will host the 91st meeting of the financial and economic committee of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) on Saturday.It will be ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Dubai’s deputy ruler receives Iraqi consul general


October 19th, 2011 - 1:07 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, Oct 18 (IANS/WAM) Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, deputy ruler of Dubai and UAE minister of finance received here Tuesday Iraqi Consul General in Dubai Esmat Sadeeq, who has ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Dubai Cares seeks to help girls in developing nations


August 2nd, 2011 - 1:16 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, Aug 1 (IANS/WAM) The Dubai Cares, a UAE-based philanthropic establishment, has launched a social campaign to underline the importance of educating girls in developing countries.Dubai Cares has started ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Abu Dhabhi girls to attend training programme in Scotland


July 3rd, 2011 - 10:44 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, July 3 (IANS/WAM) A group of girl students of Abu Dhabi University will undergo a month-long training programme at Al Maktoum College, an international research-led college of higher ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Now, get Kate Middleton statuette for 199 pounds


June 30th, 2011 - 12:52 am ICT by IANS
London, June 29 (IANS) Admirers of Kate Middleton will now be able to buy a bone china statuette of the Duchess of Cambridge for 199 pounds, said a media report.The ... Read more...

Posted in World |

UAE keen on cultural, economic ties with India: Book


June 27th, 2011 - 2:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 27 (IANS) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is eager to keep all channels of communication and cooperation open with India, especially in the cultural, humanitarian and economic ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

South Korean President to visit UAE Saturday


March 11th, 2011 - 12:08 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, March 10 (IANS/WAM) South Korean President Lee Myung-bak will undertake a three-day State visit to the United Arab Emirates from Saturday.President Lee, during his visit, will hold talks ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Indian-born UK economist wins Zayed International Prize for environment


March 5th, 2011 - 4:00 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Mar.5 (ANI-Business Wire India): Sir Partha Dasgupta, the Indian-born Frank Ramsey Professor of Economics at Cambridge University in the United Kingdom and one of the most outstanding environmental economists of his ... Read more...

Posted in World |

President opens Indian Islamic Centre in UAE


November 24th, 2010 - 10:47 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Nov 24 (IANS/WAM) President Pratibha Patil, who is on a visit to the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Wednesday inaugurated the Indian Islamic Centre (IIC) here and said the centre ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Patil accorded warm welcome in UAE, trade, energy security on her agenda


November 22nd, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
By Praful Kumar SinghAbu Dhabi, Nov.22 (ANI): President Pratibha Devisingh Patil, who arrived in United Arab Emirate capital Abu Dhabi on her maiden visit to the Gulf on Sunday evening, was on ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

President Patil to visit UAE, Syria to boost trade ties


November 19th, 2010 - 9:41 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 19 (ANI): To further boost India's economic ties with the Gulf region and to promote trade, tourism and investment, President Pratibha Devisingh Patil will be paying a state visit ... Read more...

Posted in National |

President to travel to UAE, Syria later this month (Lead)


November 2nd, 2010 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 2 (IANS) After looking east in her previous foreign visits, President Pratibha Patil will be travelling to the Middle East later this month when she heads to UAE ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

A comprehensive documentation of India-UAE ties (IANS Book Review)


August 22nd, 2010 - 10:03 am ICT by IANS
Book: "India and the UAE: In Celebration of a Legendary Friendship"; Author: Venu Rajamony; Publisher: Indian Expressions Management Consultancy Ties between India and the Arabian Gulf are now over 5,000 years old. The ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Less duty hours for Abu Dhabi workers during Ramadan


August 10th, 2010 - 10:41 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Aug 10 (IANS/WAM) Abu Dhabi government Tuesday announced a regulation reducing the working hours for employees of private firms from eight hours to six hours a day during the holy ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Woman posing as Dubai ruler’s daughter held


July 15th, 2010 - 2:57 pm ICT by IANS
Ludhiana (Punjab), July 15 (IANS) A 40-year-old woman, who posed as the daughter of Dubai's ruler and tried to dupe the family of one of the 17 Indian youths on death row ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Arabian Travel Market 2010 opens in UAE


May 5th, 2010 - 4:23 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, May 5 (IANS/WAM) The Arabian Travel Market 2010, an exhibition showcasing travel and tourism industry in the region, has opened here at the Dubai World Trade Center. The event was inaugurated Tuesday ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

James Cameron in India to discuss “Future of Cinema”


March 12th, 2010 - 12:39 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Mar 12 (ANI): Filmmaker James Cameron (Avatar) will be in India on March 13 for the first time.He will be discussing "The Future of Cinema" with Bollyood's megastar Aamir ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

UAE vice president to visit India


March 10th, 2010 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, March 10 (IANS) United Arab Emirates (UAE) Vice President Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum embarks on a two-day visit to India Thursday. Sheikh Mohammed, who is also the ruler of Dubai, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Burj Dubai is the World’s tallest building, renamed as Burj Khalifa


January 5th, 2010 - 2:39 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Dubai, Jan 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The world’s tallest building is an amazing 828 meters tall and it was inaugurated today by His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Tallest Building In The World, The Dubai Tower Is Set For Inauguration


January 4th, 2010 - 9:58 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dubai, Jan 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Burj Tower in Dubai is scheduled to open today. It is a great event for the country, which has recently experienced an economic crisis. Lots ... Read more...

Posted in World |

« Previous Entries

Subscribe