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UAE to send Arab world's first spaceship to Mars

The UAE is set to establish a space agency to co-ordinate the country’s space technology sector and to send an unmanned probe to Mars by 2021 – the Arab world’s first mission to another planet.  

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GCC mission in Geneva on way

A permanent GCC mission will be set up in Geneva by the end of this year.   Plans for the diplomatic representation, which will work closely with UN member states, were revealed yesterday by GCC secretary-general

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Curiosity lands on Mars

  The Mars science rover Curiosity landed on the Martian surface shortly after 10:30 pm Pacific time on Sunday (0530 GMT) to begin a two-year mission seeking evidence the Red Planet once hosted ingredients for life, Nasa said.

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Syria hasn't withdrawn heavy arms: Annan

Syria has failed to comply with a pledge to withdraw weapons from population centers, and towns where citizens met with UN truce monitors may have been attacked, international mediator Kofi Annan told the UN Security Council on Tuesday. As

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Australia team aims to boost UAE trade ties

A high profile delegation from the Australia Gulf Council (AGC) will visit the UAE this week aiming to strengthen Australia's trade and investment relationship with the UAE. The UAE is an attractive market for Australia, with exports to th

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Arab League to freeze Syria mission

The Arab League's monitoring mission to Syria has been frozen given the escalation of violence in the country, the Arab League said in a statement on Saturday. "It has been decided to immediately stop the work of the Arab League's mission

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Second Arab monitor may quit Syria over violence

An Arab observer delegation in Syria is running into further difficulties, with two members either quitting or threatening to do so within 24 hours because their mission is proving ineffectual. An observer who declined to give his name sai

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Arab team set for Syria mission after deadly attacks

Arab League officials will arrive in Syria on Thursday to prepare for monitors overseeing an Arab peace plan, after activists said President Bashar al-Assad's forces carried out the deadliest assault in their nine-month crackdown on protests.

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Syria rejects mission, civil war warning

Syria said an Arab League plan to send a monitoring mission to Syria will compromise the country's sovereignty and dismissed as "wishful thinking" a warning by US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton that the country risked descending into civil war

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Dubai Exports sees more trade with Brazil

Dubai Exports, an agency of the Dubai Department of Economic Development (DED), Government of Dubai, expects more UAE companies to increase trade and their presence in Brazil. The agency, which recently completed a successful trade missio

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