Thursday 17 January 2019

Hadef & Partners signs up for Special Olympics World Games

Leading UAE law firm, Hadef & Partners has signed up as the official legal supporter of Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019. The agreement will see almost 100 of Hadef & Partners’ highly-experienced lawyers from the UAE, Middle East and international arena p


WFES forum addresses water security issues

WFES (World Future Energy Summit), a key enabler of Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week 2019 (ADSW), is featuring the new WFES Water Forum which presents the latest thinking and technology that will help outline solutions to the world’s significant water scarcity challenges and enable the UAE


10 Zayed Sustainability Prize winners honoured

Ten winners of the Zayed Sustainability Prize 2019 were honoured by His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, at an awards ceremony held today as part of the Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week. &nbs


Saudi franchise market ‘worth $15bn’

Saudi Arabia has acquired 50 per cent of the franchise market value in the Middle East and Africa estimated at $30 billion, said organisers of the upcoming Saudi International franchise Expo 2019, in Riyadh. The second edition of the event is being held in strategic partnership w


Intersec Dubai to host two French pavilions

Business France, a French business promotion agency, will be hosting two national pavilions featuring 18 companies at the upcoming Intersec Dubai, the largest international meeting platform for the security and safety industry. The event runs from January 20 to 22 at Dubai World


US Army announces start of big Syria withdrawal

The US military said on Friday that it had begun withdrawing troops from Syria, initiating a drawdown that has blindsided allies and sparked a scramble for control of the areas that American troops will leave, reported Washington Post.   US forces have


UAE world's top aid donor in 2017

For the fourth time during the past five years, UAE spent more on aid to help other countries than any other nation compared to its wealth, states a new report.   Data published by the Development Assistance Committee of the Organisation for Economic Co-operatio


Navdex 2019 to feature over 100 companies

More than 100 companies will present their most sophisticated products at the upcoming Navdex 2019, a major maritime defence exhibition in the Middle East, in Abu Dhabi, UAE. Held under the patronage of Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE and Supreme Commande


Dubai Ruler launches initiative to improve life

Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, has announced the 'Fifty-Year Charter' which promises to improve all aspects of life in Dubai in 2019, a media report said. "This is a charter that represents our pledge and pro


Sheikh Mohammed defines the eight principles of Dubai

Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai has summarized eight principles for governing to ensure the well-being of UAE’s people, the sustained progress of the nation, and the welfare of its future generations.

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