Daily Archives: July 3, 2019

Abu Dhabi’s culinary diplomacy highlighted in new book.

Zaki Nusseibeh, Minister of State, Lord Eatwell, President of Queen’s College, and the UAE’s Ambassador to the UK, Mansoor Abulhol, recently attended a dinner held at Cambridge University celebrating the launch of the book, “Table Tales: The Global Nomad Cuisine …

Agricultural Quarantine Offices destroy 71 tonnes of imported agricultural products

The Ministry of Municipality and Environment?s agricultural quarantine offices have inspected 6,382 imported shipments, weighing 96,874 tonnes from different types of agricultural consignments, plant products at different customs posts.

The quarantine offices destroyed 79 shipments weighing 71 tonnes for violating …

MME, Carrefour take the lead on International Plastic Bag Free Day

The Ministry of Municipality and Environment (MME) and Carrefour Qatar announced a range of initiatives on Tuesday as a call to action inspired by the International Plastic Bag Free Day. The aim is to encourage customers to reduce their use …

60 abandoned vehicles removed from Old Airport area

The Ministry of Municipality and Environment?s (MME) Mechanical Equipment Department has completed the shifting of all abandoned vehicles that had been removed so far from the Old Airport Area, as part of an ongoing campaign, to the Al Mashaf yard.…

Ambassador Obaid Al Zaabi delivers UAE’s statement at 41st session of Human Rights Council in Geneva.

Ambassador Obaid Salem Al Zaabi, UAE Permanent Representative to the United Nations and Other International Organisations in Geneva, delivered the UAE’s statement at the 41st session of the Human Rights Council in Geneva, during an interactive discussion with the Independent …

UAE Cabinet approves economic activities eligible for up to 100% foreign ownership.

The UAE Cabinet, chaired by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, has approved the sectors and economic activities eligible for up to 100% foreign ownership in the UAE.

The Cabinet …