Daily Archives: September 2, 2019

UAE leaders congratulate Uzbekistan President on Independence Day.

President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan has sent a congratulatory message to President Shavkat Mirziyoyev of Uzbekistan, on the occasion of his country’s Independence Day, which is observed on September 1st.His Highness Sheikh Mohamme…

H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed receives UN Goodwill Ambassador Nadia Murad.

H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, received on Monday UN Goodwill Ambassador Nadia Murad, winner of the Nobel Peace Prize for 2018.Sheikh Abdullah welcomed Murad, saying that she is a ro…

Over 25,236 tonnes of waste removed in Umm Salal

The Ministry of Municipality and Environment, represented by the Municipality of Umm Salal, in cooperation with the General Cleanliness Department rendered a number of services in the field of cleaning and removal of random wastes of all kinds in publi…

RUW offers summer programme at the University of Oxford

London, The Royal University for Women (RUW) is the first university in the GCC Region to offer a summer programme in Law at the University of Oxford, as part of its international mission. A delegation of ten senior students, led by Dr Maria Casoria, A…

HRH Premier chairs Cabinet session; praises Education Ministry’s efforts

Manama, His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa chaired the regular weekly Cabinet session, at the Gudaibiya Palace today. Premier extends congratulations to school communityHRH Premier extended congratulations to the adm…

S.Korea, Thailand industry and defense cooperation reviewed

Bangkok, South Korea and Thailand agreed Monday to team up to cope with the fourth industrial revolution, expanding their time-honored ties to high-tech sectors. They also signed an accord on exchanging and protecting military intelligence, as Presiden…

Record-setting Hurricane Dorian keeps pounding north Bahamas

Nassau, In a slow, relentless advance, a catastrophic Hurricane Dorian kept pounding at the northern Bahamas early Monday, as one of the strongest Atlantic storms ever recorded left wrecked homes, shredded roofs, tumbled cars and toppled power poles in…

Police unsure why man went on West Texas shooting rampage

Odessa, Police say they are not sure why a man with a misdemeanor on his record and no warrant for his arrest erupted in a spate of violence after a routine traffic stop in West Texas.Seven were killed, including a man slain outside his parents’ home a…