The UAE chapter of the Make-A-Wish Foundation has granted 250 wishes for seriously ill children at Sheikh Khalifa Medical City (SKMC), since teaming up with the Abu Dhabi-based hospital in 2010.
SKMC, managed b
Two financial grant agreements were yesterday signed between Bahrain and the Saudi Development Fund (SDF), in implementation of the second phase of a Saudi grant under the Gulf Development Programme.
The SDF ha
Twelve billion dollars in aid from Egypt's wealthy Gulf allies have bought Cairo a window of several months to try and stabilise its politics and repair its state finances - or face fresh economic turmoil.
Bahrain has reached an agreement with Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development on a grant to fund parts of Northern City and East Hidd housing projects, said a senior government official.
Housing Minister Bassem Al Hamer added th
Kuwait's ruler Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah has ordered a grant of KD1,000 ($3,599) and free food for 13 months to every Kuwaiti citizen.
The decision was announced by the cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister Sheikh Nasser Mohammad
Egypt said on Sunday it will give the government of South Sudan $300 million for water and electricity projects as it seeks to build good will among countries along the Nile, the source of almost all of its water.
Egypt and Sudan are on a
The emirate of Abu Dhabi said on Wednesday it was giving a Dh2.39 billion ($650 million) grant to Yemen, an impoverished country which is battling a domestic rebellion and separatist sentiment.
The Abu Dhabi Fund for Development said the g