Abu Dhabi

ministry of health & prevention organizes workshop covering health in all policies

UAE, September 18, 2017 – The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MOHAP) organized a workshop for health in all policies in cooperation with the World Health Organization (WHO) Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean Region to highlight the significant role of non-health sectors and the impact of their policies and strategies on UAE’s health programs. It also aims to train …

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emirati-iraqi team to be formed to facilitate bilateral investments & address challenges

Abu Dhabi – H.E. Engr. Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansoori, UAE Minister of Economy, discussed the need to strengthen joint efforts to raise the level of economic, trade and investment cooperation between their two brotherly countries with H.E. Mohamed Shi’a Al-Sudani, Minister of Industry and Minerals of the Republic of Iraq, during a meeting held recently in Abu Dhabi. The two …

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abu dhabi national takaful company psc receives financial strength rating of ‘a-’ (excellent) & long-term issuer credit rating of ‘a-’ from a.m. best

UAE – Abu Dhabi National Takaful Co. PSC (ADNTC), the leading takaful operator in the MENA region, has announced that it has once again received a Financial Strength Rating of ‘A-’ (Excellent) and a Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating of ‘a-’ from international rating agency A.M. Best. The outlook for these credit ratings is stable. The positive ratings reflect ADNTC’s strong risk-adjusted …

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hundreds of property developers prepare to launch, showcase and sell their projects at cityscape global

Dubai, UAE – Up to three hundred local and international exhibitors are set to showcase their flagship projects at the world’s premier real estate exhibition, Cityscape Global, tomorrow (Monday 11 September). With on-site sales permitted for the first time for all UAE-based projects, a host of special offers and exclusive deals have been created by numerous local and international developers vying for investor …

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hamdan bin mohammed smart university showcases national innovations in international research symposium in south korea

UAE – Learners from Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University (HBMSU) recently concluded their successful participation at the 8th International Research Symposium in Service Management held at Yonsei University in South Korea. Their presence in the symposium was in line with the directives of H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and President of HBMSU, to …

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ministry of health and prevention unveils counterfeit drug detector

UAE – The Ministry of Health and Prevention has unveiled the state-of-the-art TruScan RM Analyzer, a modern technology used to detect counterfeit or low-quality drugs posing great health threats to the community. The high-tech device is especially helpful to patients suffering from chronic diseases, ED, heart ailment, and cancer, as part of its ongoing commitment to provide universal health coverage …

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uae ranked 1st among arab countries & 35th worldwide in global innovation index 2017

Abu Dhabi – The UAE has improved its standing in the 2017 Global Innovation Index, topping all Arab countries and ranking 35th globally to improve six places from last year’s 41st position to cement its status as one of the world’s most innovative countries. The results of the index were officially announced during a press conference held on Thursday, June 15, …

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uae e-commerce expected to hit $10 billion by 2018- mallfortheworld.com

The e-commerce industry in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) is expected to hit the US$10 billion (AED36.7 billion) mark by the year 2018, regional retailers are in the process of consolidating their online presence in a bid to remain competitive and profitable. With the UAE’s current ecommerce value estimated to be around US$2.5 billion (AED9.2 billion), analysts are optimistic that …

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fila surface care solutions announces expansion at middle east stone

Dubai – FILA Surface Care Solutions announced its strong market consolidation in the Middle East, South Asia and South Pacific Asia during the Middle East Stone Show 2017. “Ever since we opened our regional office in Dubai in 2012, our area of operations has grown exponentially. While we first focused on the GCC region, we are very proud to announce that we …

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abu dhabi education council awards winners of event attended by senior officials, winners & participants & their parents

Abu Dhabi – The Abu Dhabi Education Council (ADEC) recently concluded its extracurricular activities for the academic year 2016-2017, following the completion of a series of contests and competitions under its ‘Champions of Tomorrow’ and ‘Creative Program’ campaigns. The initiative falls in line with the Council’s continuous effort and commitment to encourage students to participate in various scientific, cultural, artistic and sport …

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hard work, strong will to learn are key qualities employers seek in uae nationals – advice ahead of careers uae

Senior human resources officers from top companies across the Emirates are leading the hunt for UAE Nationals who have a solid work ethic and a desire to learn and grow within their organisation, at the country’s leading platform for Emirati job-seekers. Candidates’ own professional development will also play a key role as Emirati hopefuls, in line with global averages, will …

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maldives targets middle east investors with major new island smart city development

Abu Dhabi, UAE – Highly popular with Middle East travellers as a tropical getaway retreat, the Maldives is set to lure investors from the region with a spectacular new island smart city to be showcased at Cityscape Abu Dhabi next month. Located 8km off the North East Coast of the capital, Malé, and 6.5km from Velana International Airport, Hulhumalé is the first …

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global forum for innovations in agriculture a game-changer for sustainable farming

Abu Dhabi – The organisers of the Global Forum for Innovations in Agriculture (GFIA) have hailed the fourth edition an unmitigated success and a game-changer in the development of sustainable farming across the GCC and wider Middle East. Thousands of farm owners, government officials, international and regional agricultural scientists, innovators and investors attended the event held at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition …

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undersecretary of the ministry of health and prevention and ethiopian ambassador to the uae holds meeting to discuss joint health initiatives

UAE – His Excellency (H.E.) Dr. Mohamed Salim Al Olama, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Health & Prevention (MOHAP) recently met with H.E. Dr. Abdelqader Saleh, Ambassador of the Republic of Ethiopia to the United Arab Emirates (UAE), at the Ministry of Health and Prevention office in Abu Dhabi to discuss future cooperation across joint initiatives in the field of health. Also …

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h.e. al mansoori heads first coordination meeting on csr path

Abu Dhabi – In line with the implementation of the national strategy for 2017 as the ‘Year of Giving,’ H.E. Eng. Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansoori, Minister of Economy, headed the first coordination meeting to discuss the corporate social responsibility (CSR) agendas of companies and institutions. This falls within the CSR path assigned to the Ministry of Economy in partnership with several …

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latest, greatest, hottest restaurants ready to serve as taste of hong kong is now open

HONG KONG – Taste of Hong Kong presented by Standard Chartered is now open, celebrating Hong Kong’s latest, greatest and hottest restaurants until 19 March at Central Harbourfront. Following on an exceptionally successful inaugural year, the festival is back 25% bigger with a chance to discover, indulge and socialize with tastings, cooking demonstrations, masterclasses, music and lounges. There are 5 sessions left …

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