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UAE: Ambitions to Become Superpower of Wisdom
Att.Editors: The following item is from the Emirates News Agency (WAM)
ABU DHABI, May 4 (WAM) - In an editorial published today, a United Arab Emirates (UAE) daily newspaper commented on the UAE's ambitions to become a superpower of wisdom that thrives on research and development. "Wealth of thought goes into the making of a knowledge economy," said ‘Khaleej Times’.
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UAE: Pope Francis, Joe Biden Praise Emirati Efforts and Sultan Bin Khalifa Humanitarian and Scientific Foundation
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ROME, May 4 (WAM) - Pope Francis has praised the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and the Sultan bin Khalifa Humanitarian and Scientific Foundation for their efforts in the field of medicine and health at the local and global level.
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UAE: Al Qubaisi Stresses Importance of Joint Cooperation with EU-UAE Parliament Friendship Group
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BRUSSELS, May 4 (WAM) - Amal Abdullah Al Qubaisi, Speaker of United Arab Emirates (UAE) Federal National Council (FNC/parliament), stressed the importance of joint cooperation between FNC and the EU-UAE Parliament Friendship Group in the light of the growing challenges witnessed by the countries of the region such as the spread of terrorism, terrorist organisations and political instability in some Arab countries.
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UAE: Italian President Honours Emirati Undersecretary of Ministry of Economy with Order of the Star of Italy
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ABU DHABI, May 4 (WAM) - Italian President Sergio Mattarella has bestowed the Order of the Star of Italy upon Mohammed Ahmed Bin Abdul Aziz Al Shehhi, United Arab Emirates (UAE) Undersecretary of the Ministry of Economy, in recognition of his exceptional efforts in supporting and strengthening business and trade co-operation between the UAE and Italy.
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YEMEN: Houthis Reject Peace Again, Says UAE Paper
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ABU DHABI, May 3 (WAM) - A United Arab Emirates (UAE) daily newspaper commented editorially today on the peace talks which have been interrupted in Yemen yet again. "Just as concrete progress was taking shape, Houthi rebels stormed a military camp in Amran province in violation of a ceasefire. While it is, sadly, unsurprising that the rebels would blatantly violate the ceasefire, the suspension of peace talks demonstrates how much of a challenge it is to end this conflict," said the Abu Dhabi-based English language daily ‘The National’.
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UAE: Federal Supreme Court Hears Pleading of Public Prosecutor in Yemeni Muslim Brotherhood
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ABU DHABI, May 3 (WAM) - The State Security Chamber of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Federal Supreme Court yesterday heard the pleading of the prosecutors in the case of the Yemeni Muslim Brotherhood in the UAE in which 15 Yemenis and four Emiratis were accused of establishing a branch of the group in the UAE.
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UAE: Dubai Financial Market Holds International Investor Roadshow in London
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DUBAI, May 3 (WAM) - The United Arab Emirates (UAE) Dubai Financial Market (DFM) will organise its International Investor Roadshow in London May 18-19, 2016, as senior representatives from 17 companies listed on DFM and NASDAQ will update London-based international fund managers on their respective companies’ growth strategies as well as most recent developments.
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UAE: Dubai Cares to Invest More than USD7 Million into Tanzania Education Projects
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DUBAI, May 3 (WAM) - The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is investing more than AED26 million (USD7 million) in two new education projects that aim to help tens of thousands of children in Tanzania.
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UAE: A Happier Working Class, Says Local Paper
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ABU DHABI, May 2 (WAM) - The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has led from the front in ensuring dignity for its workers, who deserve respect and support. In a show of solidarity, thousands of workers gathered in Abu Dhabi and Dubai to mark Labour Day celebrations, and authorities reiterated their support to these unsung heroes of society.
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UAE: Military Team Sets Up Camp as They Prepare to Climb Everest
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KATMANDU, May 2 (WAM) - 16 climbers from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Armed Forces have set up camp in the Khumbu valley, 5,364 metres above sea level in the Himalayas in Nepal, as they prepare to climb Mount Everest.
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