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Mona Al Marri opens 6th InfoComm Middle East and Africa

Director General of the Government of Dubai Media Office (GDMO) HE Mona Ghanem Al Marri today inaugurated the 6th InfoComm Middle East and Africa, the region’s largest professional audiovisual event at the Dubai World Trade Centre. Being organised under the theme ‘Audiovisual Communications in a Hyperconnected World’, the event seeks to drive the region’s professional audiovisual take-up and the exchange …

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Hamdan bin Mohammed approves organisational structure of Mohammed bin Rashid School of Government

Government of Dubai Media Office – 29 November 2016: Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of Dubai Executive Council HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum has issued Executive Council Resolution No. 65 of 2016 approving the organisational structure of Mohammed bin Rashid School of Government (MBRSG). According to the Resolution, the Executive President of MBRSG is authorised …

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Dubai Chamber shares ATA Carnets knowledge with Kuwait Chamber

Receives Kuwaiti delegation looking to adopt implementation of the international customs document that facilitates global trade. Dubai, UAE: As part of its efforts to share experiences and best practices in the implementation of ATA Carnets and to enhance bilateral cooperation across the GCC chambers of commerce, the Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry received a delegation from the Kuwait Chamber …

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DP world carbon ambassadors breathe new life into containers converted into refugee classrooms

Encouraging innovation among emirati youth is part of DEWA’s major environmental initiatives. Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) and DP World, the global trade enabler, have completed the transformation of out-of-service shipping containers into classrooms for refugee camps, another successful initiative of the Carbon Ambassador Programme. The second edition of the Dubai Carbon Programme was organised once again in collaboration …

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The Egyptian Foreign Ministry Launches Campaign for United Nations Day

nnThe UN Day celebration will include a campaign on the Ministry’s official website and social media accounts on Facebook and Twitter in both Arabic and English, where the role of Egypt within the United Nations system, since it was one of the founding Member States and had contributed to drafting its charter in 1945 The Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs …

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Kuwait’s Al-Sumait Prize for African Development announces Winners for Health and Food Security Categories

The winners of the Kuwait-sponsored, Al-Sumait 2015 Health Award and 2016 Food Security Award have been announced by the prestigious Board of Trustees at a meeting in Kuwait City. Today’s Board of Trustees meeting of the Al-Sumait Prize for African Development (AlSumaitPrize.org) honored ground-breaking research on tackling childhood malaria and addressing undernourishment through Africa, which both impact the lives of …

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Dubai Chamber delegation meets Kenyan President to enhance economic ties

Kenyan President H.E. Uhuru Kenyatta lauds Dubai’s economic growth model and the Chamber’s efforts in opening representative office in Nairobi S.S. Lootah International inks AED 500 million agreement with Kenya’s Hashi Energy The two companies will collaborate to provide the United Nations Organisation Stabilisation Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (MONUSCO) with petroleum products, trucks, food supplies and …

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The Long-Awaited ArabNet Kuwait Conference Launches Next Week

Held under the patronage and with the presence of His Excellency, Sheikh Salman Sabah Al-Salem Al-Homoud Al-Sabah, Minister of Information and Minister of State for Youth Affairs, and with the sponsorship of the Kuwait National Fund (KNF), the highly-awaited first edition of ArabNet Kuwait will take place next week, on October 4-5, 2016, at Arraya Ballroom in Kuwait City. The …

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Dubai Exports hosts joint forum in Sao Paulo to bring focus on Dubai as global halal hub

In partnership with Dubai Islamic Economy Development Centre and UAE Consulate Islamic economy promising area for stronger Brazil-UAE ties: HE Saleh Al Suwaidi Saed Al Awadi lauds efforts of UAE diplomatic missions in promoting bilateral trade Latin America presents vast avenues for Islamic economy: Abdulla Al Awar Dubai – Dubai Exports, the export promotion agency of the Department of Economic …

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UAE to host 20th meeting of Council of Arab Ministers of Communication & Information

The Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) has announced that the UAE will be hosting the 20th session of the Council of Arab Ministers of Communication & Information to be held at the Emirates Palace in Abu Dhabi on September 27 and 28. The meeting will be attended by top-level telecommunications and information ministers from various Arab countries. Executive officers of the …

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