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NIGERIA: Let’s Not Forget the Abducted Schoolgirls, Says UAE Paper
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ABU DHABI, Oct 18 (WAM) - Key Boko Haram leaders must be captured and their sources of funding weakened to fight the scourge, a United Arab Emirates (UAE) newspaper has said.
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UAE: Expo 2020 Dubai Higher Committee Updates Bureau International des Expositions
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DUBAI, Oct 18 (WAM) - Last Wednesday, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Expo 2020 Dubai shared its preliminary plans, priorities and governance with the Bureau International des Expositions (BIE), the intergovernmental organization in charge of overseeing the organisation of World and International Expos, as part of Dubai’s on-going registration as the 2020 World Expo host city.
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UAE: Dubai to Host Women's Forum Meeting in 2016
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DUBAI, Oct 18 (WAM) - The Women's Forum for the Economy and Society has selected Dubai, the United Arab Emirates (UAE), to host the first Women's Forum Dubai in 2016.
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UAE: Etihad Airways Celebrates Graduation of 1,000th Flying Nanny
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ABU DHABI, Oct 18 (WAM) - Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), now has more than 1,000 trained Flying Nannies helping families on flights across its network.
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UAE: Space Agency Set to Double Staff to Help Build Khalifa Sat on Home Soil, Says Local Paper
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DUBAI, Oct 16 (WAM) - A plan to build a satellite in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) next year will require the UAE Space Agency to almost double its satellite engineering staff, commented a UAE daily.
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UAE: Ministry of Health Announces Isolation of a Passenger Arriving from Liberia in Dubai International Airport
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ABU DHABI, Oct 16 (WAM) - The United Arab Emirates (UAE) Ministry of Health announced the isolation of a passenger arriving from Liberia through Morocco in Dubai International Airport to make the necessary tests after suffering from diarrhoea. The purpose of the test was to ensure that the passenger does not suffer from Ebola symptoms.
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UAE: Emirati Woman MP Chairs IPU Assembly
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GENEVA, Oct 16 (WAM) - Dr Amal Abdullah Al Qubaisi, first deputy speaker of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Federal National Council (FNC/parliament), chaired the 131st IPU assembly in Geneva on Wednesday at the request of the President of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), Mr Abdelwahad Radi.
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UAE: Government Regulation Required to Tackle Water Scarcity
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ABU DHABI, Oct 16 (WAM) - Sayed Aqa, UN Resident Representative and UNDP Resident Representative, in a key note address at the Climate Change conference in the Emirates Centre for Strategic Studies and Research (ECSSR), said that in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) the Government and leadership are working towards a more sustainable approach to climate change, water governance and management.
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UAE: MICAD Joins UNICEF in Global Fight against Ebola
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ABU DHABI, Oct 15 (WAM) - The United Arab Emirates (UAE) Ministry of International Cooperation and Development, MICAD, and United Nations Children's Fund, UNICEF, are partnering to implement a US$5 million project to fight Ebola in the three West African nations of Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone.
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UAE: Dubai Petroleum Finds Gas in Deepest Ever Dubai Well
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DUBAI, Oct 15 (WAM) - Dubai Petroleum Establishment, DPE, owned 100 per cent by the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Government of Dubai and responsible for Dubai's offshore oil and gas development and production, has identified significant volumes of gas in its T-02 deep gas exploration well.
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