Daily Archives: August 25, 2012

Ambitious plans in Ajman to woo investors, tourists

ABU DHABI: The municipality of Ajman has undertaken several projects to improve the infrastructure in the emirate and attract investors and tourists.

The demand for licenses to start industrial, commercial and entertainment businesses in the emirate has picked up, Sheikh …

Light Middle East attracts 200 exhibitors from 20 countries

DUBAI: Dubai will play host to Light Middle East, the Middle East’s premier conference and exhibition for lighting design and technology, between 1-3 October.

Being one of the 8 global exhibitions in the portfolio of Light+Building exhibitions, Light Middle East …

Two Sharjah clubs’ boards reshuffled

SHARJAH: The boards of directors of Sharjah Sports and Culture Club and Al Hamriya Club, both Sharjah-based, on Saturday were reshuffled by a resolution by H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Salem bin Sultan Al Qasimi, Deputy Ruler of Sharjah and Deputy …

The Ministry of Interior urges citizens to observe traffic rules in GCC countries

Abu Dhabi: The Ministry of Interior (MOI) has called on citizens travelling to the GCC countries by their cars to adhere to the traffic rules there.

Brig. Ghaith Hassan Al Zaabi, Director General of Traffic Coordination at (MOI) urged the …

UAE non oil foreign trade stood at AED1.3 trillion in 2011

Abu Dhabi: The non-oil foreign trade sector in United Arab Emirates surged AED1.3 trillion in 2011 compared to AED1.1 trillion in previous year, up by AED200 billion at growth rate of 18. 2 per cent, according to the initial statistical …

Khalifa congratulates Mohammed bin Rashid for winning FEI World Endurance Championship

Abu Dhabi: President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan today congratulated His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, for claiming the individual gold medal of …

HE Qatar’s Ambassador Meets EU Envoy for Sudan, South Sudan

Brussels, August 24 (QNA) – HE Qatar’s Ambassador to the European Union Sheikh Ali bin Jassim Al Thani conferred with the EU Special Representative for Sudan and South Sudan Rosalind Marsden. During the meeting, Marsden lauded the role of the