IPS Inter Press Service
   Inter Press Service News Agency
   
 - Homepage
 - Global Affairs
 - Africa
 - Asia-Pacific
     Afghanistan
     Nepal
     Tsunami
 - Caribbean
      Haiti
 - Europe
      EU Expansion
 - Latin America
 - Mideast &
   Mediterranean
      Iraq
      Israel/Palestine
 - North America
      Neo-Cons
      Bush at War
 
 - Development
      MDGs
      City Voices
      Microcredit
      Corruption
 - Civil Society
 - Globalisation
 - Environment
      Climate Change
      Tierramérica
 - Human Rights
 - Health
      HIV/AIDS
 - Indigenous Peoples
 - Labour
      Decent Work
 - Population
      Reproductive Rights
      Migration&Refugees
 - Arts & Entertainment
 - Columns
 - In Focus
 
 
   ENGLISH
   ESPAÑOL
   FRANÇAIS
   SVENSKA
   ITALIANO
   DEUTSCH
   SWAHILI
   NEDERLANDS
   ARABIC
   SUOMI
   PORTUGUÊS
   JAPANESE

UAE: Abu Dhabi Police to Deploy 140 Traffic Patrols to Ensure Safe Back to School
Att.Editors: The following item is from the Emirates News Agency (WAM)
ABU DHABI, Aug 30 (WAM) - More than 140 traffic patrols will be deployed by the traffic police around schools in Abu Dhabi, one of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), to ease heavy traffic flow and ensure safety for students and other road users at the start of the new academic year.
more...

 

MIDDLE EAST: Unheard Cries of Syrian Refugees, Says UAE Paper
Att.Editors: The following item is from the Emirates News Agency (WAM)
SHARJAH, Aug 30 (WAM) - The international community can no more deny the fact that the Syrian crisis has become the biggest humanitarian emergency of our era, a United Arab Emirates (UAE) daily newspaper commented in its editorial today.
more...

 

UAE: Zayed Giving Initiative Reaches Out to Over 3 Million Children, Elders, Conducts 7,000 Cardiac Surgeries
Att.Editors: The following item is from the Emirates News Agency (WAM)
ABU DHABI, Aug 30 (WAM) - The United Arab Emirates (UAE) Zayed Giving Initiative, a unique model for humanitarian work at local and international levels, has, since its inception in 2003, reached out to more than 3 million children and elderly people and conducted over 7,000 free of charge heart surgeries.
more...

 

UAE: World's Best Swimmers Arrive in Dubai for Swimming World Cup
Att.Editors: The following item is from the Emirates News Agency (WAM)
DUBAI, Aug 30 (WAM) - Some of the world’s best swimmers arrived yesterday in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates (UAE), ahead of the second round of the FINA/MASTBANK Swimming World Cup which will be held on Sunday August 31 and Monday September 1.
more...

 

SYRIA: The Gulf Must Not Forget Assad’s Brutality, Says UAE Paper
Att.Editors: The following item is from the Emirates News Agency (WAM)
ABU DHABI, Aug 29 (WAM) - Huddled in the presidential palace on Qassioun mountain, Bashar Al Assad appears to think he has found a way out. Ever since he began to brutally put down the initially peaceful uprising against his rule, Syria has become a pariah state, opposed by regional countries like Turkey and western countries such as the U.S. and the U.K., a United Arab Emirates (UAE) newspaper has said.
more...

 

UAE: Increasing Organ Transplantation Capability to Drive Medical Tourism Leadership
Att.Editors: The following item is from the Emirates News Agency (WAM)
DUBAI, Aug 29 (WAM) - As the United Arab Emirates (UAE) moves to facilitate a burgeoning medical tourism sector, the increasing capability of organ transplantation within the country is likely to enhance it, according to the senior advisor of Spanish pharmaceutical company Cinfa.
more...

 

UAE: MoE Completes 95% of Maintenance Work in Schools
Att.Editors: The following item is from the Emirates News Agency (WAM)
DUBAI, Aug 29 (WAM) - The United Arab Emirates (UAE) Ministry of Education announced yesterday that it had successfully completed 95% of maintenance work in government schools in preparation for the new academic year 2014-2015, which gets underway next Sunday, August 31.
more...

 

UAE: Hamdan bin Mohammed Claims World Equestrian Games Gold
Att.Editors: The following item is from the Emirates News Agency (WAM)
NORMANDY, Aug 29 (WAM) - Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, the United Arab Emirates (UAE), landed the World Equestrian Games gold medal on Thursday evening after battling a gruelling and mud-ridden course through some of Normandy’s most beautiful and challenging scenery.
more...

 

UAE: Expansion of Rashid Hospital’s Trauma and Emergency Centre to Be Complete by July 2015
Att.Editors: The following item is from the Emirates News Agency (WAM)
DUBAI, Aug 28 (WAM) - The expansion of the Trauma and Emergency Centre at the Rashid Hospital Dubai will be completed by July 2015, according to a top United Arab Emirates (UAE) Dubai Health Authority, DHA, official.
more...

 

UAE: 10-Year-Old Emirati Inventor with Seven Patents Has Much More to Contribute
Att.Editors: The following item is from the Emirates News Agency (WAM)
ABU DHABI, Aug 28 (WAM) - A young United Arab Emirates (UAE) scientist, on a world tour to help build on his ever growing list of inventions including a prosthetic limb for his father and a housework robot for his mother, is planning to design a weatherproof umbrella, of a different shape and made of two layers and stronger metal.
more...

 

    |    Next >>
 
 Middle East News From IPS
 The Darker Side for Gays in Lebanon
 Obama Mulling Broader Strikes Against ISIS?
 Israel, Hamas Set to Escape War Crimes Charges
 OPINION: Violations of International Law Denigrate U.N.
 TNT and Scrap Metal Eviscerate Syria’s Industrial Capital
MORE >>
 Ultimas Noticias de WAM
 EMIRATOS: Jeque Hamdan bin Mohammed obtuvo el oro en competencia ecuestre
 EMIRATOS: Escuelas casi prontas para el nuevo año lectivo
 EMIRATOS: Turismo médico aumenta con mejores capacidades para transplantes
 SIRIA: El Golfo no debe olvidar la brutalidad de Al Assad
 EMIRATOS: Centro de Emergencia y Trauma aumenta su capacidad
 EMIRATOS: Fueron designados los beneficiarios de planes de vivienda
 EMIRATOS: Sin confianza no hay cese del fuego duradero
 EMIRATOS: Niño científico realiza gira creativa
 GAZA: Media Luna Roja de Emiratos dona sillas de rueda
 JORDANIA: Emiratos colabora con proyectos para refugiados sirios
Ver más >>
 Swahili News From WAM
MORE >>