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UAE-Netherlands Political Consultation Committee Discusses Strengthening Cooperation

The third session of the Political Consultation Committee between the UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation (MoFAIC) and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of the Netherlands was held remotely today. The UAE side was headed by H.E. Khalifa Shaheen Al Marar, Assistant Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation for […]

Health

UAE Sends Medical Aid to Pacific Island Countries in Fight against COVID-19

The UAE today sent 13 metric tons of medical supplies and testing kits to 14 Pacific island countries, including: Fiji, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Nauru, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu, Federated States of Micronesia, Palau, Cook Islands, and Niue to assist medical professionals through the provision of personal protective equipment and testing supplies. Commenting on the delivery, His Excellency Abdulla Al Subousi, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United Arab Emirates to Australia, said: “Today’s aid shipment to Pacific island countries reflects the UAE’s continued efforts to support and stand by these countries to contain the spread of COVID-19 by providing critical medical supplies and protection to strengthen the efforts of healthcare personnel.” For his part, Matar Al-Mansoori, Chargé d’affaires of the UAE Mission in Wellington, said: “The UAE is working diligently to strengthen relations with Pacific island countries and expand them towards broader horizons in all fields.” “The UAE’s assistance today is part of support for development efforts in Pacific island countries to cope with the COVID-19 pandemic and provide medical supplies to enhance capacity and ensure the adequate protection of medical personnel,” he added. To date, the UAE has responded to the COVID-19 crisis by providing over 1,277 metric tons of aid to 107 countries, supporting more than 1.2 million medical professionals in the process.     Source: UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs

General

Second phase of Resident Return Programme launched to ease travel restrictions

In line with directives issued by the country’s top leadership, the National Emergency Crisis and Disaster Management Authority (NCEMA) and the Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship (ICA) approved the second phase of the Resident Return Programme. As of Wednesday August 12, 2020, ICA registrations and approvals currently in place will no longer be mandatory […]

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UAE Underscores Need for Holistic Approach to Peace and Security in Face of COVID-19

The UAE underscored that the UN and its Member States must take a holistic approach to peace and security as the impacts of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic continue to highlight the need for a strong international response. “It is already abundantly clear that the pandemic is worsening conditions that both lead to and amplify […]

Press Release

The Bermuda Stock Exchange and Parent Company Miami International Holdings, Inc. Announce $1.94 Billion Debt Listing for NCL Corporation Ltd.

HAMILTON, Bermuda and PRINCETON, New Jersey, Aug. 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Miami International Holdings, Inc. (MIH), the majority stockholder of the Bermuda Stock Exchange (BSX) and parent holding company of the MIAX Exchange Group™, today announced that the BSX has listed almost $2 billion of NCL Corporation Ltd. (NCL) senior notes. The listing is comprised […]

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‫إطلاق موديلي سيارات من جي أيه سي معا! الشركة ستأتي بموديل السيارة الرياضية المدينية جي أس 5 والعربة المتعددة الاستخدامات جي أن 6 لسوق البحرين يوم 18 أغسطس

المنامة، البحرين، 13 آب/أغسطس، 2020 / بي آر نيوزواير / — يوم 18 آب/أغسطس، ستكشف شركة جي أيه سي موتور عن موديلي سيارتيها المحدثين بالكامل، جي أس 5 وجي أن 6، في البحرين. وسيتم الإعلان عن أسعار ومحيط التركيب وسياسات الخدمة للسيارتين في وقت لاحق. باعتبارهما أحدث منتجين رائدين منجي أيه سي موتور، فإنجي أس […]