Daily Archives: October 22, 2020

Airstrike Kills 12 Children in Northeastern Afghanistan

ISLAMABAD – The United Nations says it is investigating allegations that an army airstrike in northeastern Afghanistan killed 12 children and injured 18 others in a religious school. The deadly raid Wednesday in Takhar province came a day after the Taliban ambushed and killed nearly 40 Afghan security forces there. The U.N. office in Kabul

iGA participates in World Data Forum 2020 session

Manama, Bahrain’s pioneering experience in conducting censuses from administrative records rather than traditional field visits was highlighted at a United Nations (UN) panel attended by regional and international decision-makers and senior statistics and data industry experts.   iGA participated in the World Data Forum 2020 session,titled ‘The Challenges of Using Administrative Records and Data Integration in

UAE Calls for Efforts to Reduce Rohingya Refugees’ Suffering and Preserve their Human Dignity

The UAE has renewed its call to the international community to reduce the suffering of refugees and preserve their human dignity amid the increasing challenges they face. Her Excellency Reem Al Hashimy, Minister of State for International Cooperation, affirmed at the Donor Conference for Rohingya Refugees, sponsored by the United States of America, the European

UAE and Israel sign memorandum of understanding on mutual entry visa exemption

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation has announced that UAE citizens will soon be able to travel to the State of Israel without the need for a visa for a maximum of 90 days per visit. The exemption comes as part of the mutual visa waiver memorandum of understanding signed between both countries

Conclusion of the Second Government Forum against Trafficking in Persons in the Middle East

Hosted by the UAE virtually, The Second Government Forum against Trafficking in Persons in the Middle East took place from 19-20 October. His Excellency Dr. Anwar Mohamed Gargash Minister of State for Foreign Affairs and Chairman of the National Committee to Combat Human Trafficking, opened the forum by emphasizing the importance of coordinated regional and

UAE chairs 30th meeting of GCC Ministers of Justice

The UAE chaired the 30th meeting of the GCC Ministers of Justice held remotely today. Headed by UAE Justice Minister Sultan Saeed Al Badi, the one-day meeting discussed a draft agreement on extradition of accused and convicted persons between the member countries of the GCC and the unified draft system (law) to combat extremism, racism,

Huawei Launches Petal Search, Petal Maps, HUAWEI Docs and More

SHENZHEN, China, Oct. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Huawei today announced new developments to Huawei Mobile Services ecosystem at the HUAWEI Mate 40 Series launch event, launching Petal Search, Petal Maps, and HUAWEI Docs, levelling up global Huawei users’ digital experience with other new updates. Hardware and software integration enhances digital lifestyle experience Huawei’s official search engine […]

زعماء العالم يتحدون في ردهم على وباء كوفيد-19

الصحة: خيار سياسي – لنتصرف الآن معا لندن, 22 أكتوبر / تشرين أول 2020 /PRNewswire/ — ·  ألحق وباء كوفيد-19 دمارا واسعا بالاقتصاد العالمي وهو يهدد بإزالة عقود من التقدم الذي تم إحرازه في قطاع الرعاية الصحية ·  الصحة: خيار سياسي – لنتصرف الآن، معًا هو الأحدث في سلسلة من المنشورات التي تم إنتاجها بالتعاون […]