Daily Archives: September 9, 2012

Syria action should not be at the cost of civilians lives, UAE paper

Abu Dhabi: As talks on what will take place next in Syria gather momentum, it is critical that the country’s long-term future is taken as the driving force for any…

ASTA International Destination Expo 2013 to be held in Dubai, announces DTCM

Dubai: Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DTCM) has further expanded its promotion of Dubai’s tourism assets through a partnership with the American Society of Travel Agents (ASTA) and…

Dubai International Financial Centre grows 6 percent in H1, 2012

Dubai: Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC), the financial and business hub connecting the region’s emerging markets with the markets of Europe, Asia and the Americas, updated the market today on…

Dubai International Financial Centre grows 6 percent in H1, 2012 / first and final add

Dubai: Dubai was also ranked 10th overall for its financial maturity. To remain competitive and operate as per the highest regulatory standards, DIFC continues to develop its internationally-recognised regulatory framework…

Majority backs speeding fines, cameras help contain speed and save lives, 999 Magazine survey

Abu Dhabi: In a survey of 420 UAE drivers conducted by 999 Magazine, the official English monthly of the Ministry of Interior, a vast majority (71 per cent) of respondents…

Emirati woman gets first patent of invention from China

Abu Dhabi: Emirati woman Aida Al Meharabi and her partner Eng. Wasfi Al Shedaifat have received the patent of invention from the Intellectual Property Office of the People’s Republic of…

DUBAL and EMAL aim to raise sector profile at 27th International Aluminium Conference in Moscow

Dubai: Dubai Aluminium (DUBAL) and Emirates Aluminium (EMAL) will jointly participate at the 27th International Aluminium Conference in Moscow to promote UAE’s primary aluminium sector role within the global industry….

Three Kalimat Books Make 2012 IBBY Honour List

Sharjah: Three books published by Kalimat Publishing, the Sharjah-based publisher of high quality Arabic books for children, have been selected for the 2012 International Board on Books for Young People’s…