UAE Ambassador hosts banquet in honour of FNC Speaker

HANOI, 31st March 2015 (WAM) — Ambassador of the UAE to Vietnam, Khalid Abdulaziz Shehail, hosted a luncheon in honour of Mohammed Ahmed Al Murr, Speaker of Federal National Council (FNC) and members of the council’s delegation him to the 132nd Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) in Hanoi. Members of the FNC’s Parliamentary Division, […]

UAE Ambassador to Cyprus present credentials to President of Cyprus

LARANCA, 31st March, 2015 (WAM) — Abdulwahab Nasser Al Najjar, the ambassador of the UAE to Cyprus, today presented his credentials to Nicos Anastasiades, President of Cyprus. During the meeting, Al Najjar conveyed the greetings of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His […]

Ministry of Environment and Water organises meeting on tackling hazardous waste management

ABU DHABI, 31st March, 2015 (WAM) — The Ministry of Environment and Water, MoEW, recently organised a meeting for waste management users as part of its efforts to introduce technological aancement and electronic services, specifically in conveniently providing export permits for hazardous waste in line with the highest standards of quality, efficiency and transparency. Led […]

Saif bin Zayed inaugurates Smart Civil Defence Stations Project in Abu Dhabi

ABU DHABI, 30th March 2015 (WAM) — H.H. Lt. General Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the Interior, on Monday officially inaugurated the first phase of the Smart Civil Defence Stations project in Abu Dhabi, in a ceremony at the Abu Dhabi Civil Defence General Directorate’s Operations Room at […]

Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research joins local and federal scholarship authorities to activate National Scholarship Database

ABU DHABI, 31st March, 2015 (WAM) — On the instructions of Sheikh Hamdan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research, to coordinate and unite efforts with all scholarship authorities in the state to preserve resources and achieve the desired objectives of scholarships, a meeting was held in the Ministry’s headquarters in […]

UAQ Ruler briefed on UAE Space Agency and plans, missions and objectives

UMM AL QAIWAIN, 31st March, 2015 (WAM) — H.H. Sheikh Saud bin Rashid Al Mu’alla, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Umm Al Qaiwain, today received a delegation from the UAE Space Agency. H.H. Sheikh Saud was briefed by the delegation on the objectives of its establishment and missions as well as its contributions in […]

RAK Ruler issues decree on the emirate and Broadcasting Authority

RAS AL-KHAIMAH, 31st March, 2015 (WAM) — H.H. Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Ras al-Khaimah, has issued an Emiri decree transferring operations of the Ras al-Khaimah Broadcasting Authority to the Emiri Court. The decree No. 9 of 2015 stipulated that the Broadcasting Authority’s operations will be transferred to […]

Minister of Environment discusses cooperation with Ambassadors of Poland and Eritrea

ABU DHABI, 31st March, 2015 (WAM) — Dr. Rashid Ahmed bin Fahad, Minister of Environment and Water, has met with Adam Krzymowski, Poland’s Ambassador to the UAE, and discussed ways to enhance cooperation between both countries as well as developing them to serve common interests in the fields of food security and sustainable development. During […]