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UAE: Kalimat Foundation for Children's Empowerment Provides 250 Books to Visually Impaired Children
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SHARJAH, Apr 28 (WAM) - The Kalimat Foundation for Children's Empowerment (KF), the Sharjah-based non-profit children's organisation, has donated 250 books in support of visually impaired children and those with complete sight deficiency in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
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UAE: Emirates Mobile Field Hospital Opens in Somalia
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HARGEISA, Apr 28 (WAM) - The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has inaugurated in Somalia the Emirates Mobile Field Hospital to treat the children and the elderly people there.
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UAE: Sheikh Zayed Centre's Library in Beijing Launched at Abu Dhabi International Book Fair
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ABU DHABI, Apr 28 (WAM) - Sheikh Hamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Chief of the Abu Dhabi Crown Prince's Court, witnessed on Thursday the ceremony on launching the Sheikh Zayed Centre's Library at the Foreign Studies University in Beijing, at the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Abu Dhabi International Book Fair, where China is the guest of honour.
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UAE: Response to Displaced Syrians during Winter Campaign Concludes in Lebanon
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BEIRUT, Apr 28 (WAM) - The Attaché for Humanitarian and Development Affairs at the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Embassy in Beirut, has concluded the "UAE Response Campaign for Displaced Syrians for Winter 2017", which began on January 5, 2017.
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UAE-GERMANY: Officials Discuss Means of Boosting Economic Cooperation
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HAMBURG, Apr 27 (WAM) - Abdullah bin Ahmed Al Saleh, Under-Secretary of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Ministry of Economy for Foreign Trade and Industry, and Frank Horch, Hamburg Minister for Economic Affairs, Transport and Innovation, discussed means of developing cooperation in the economic and trade areas.
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UAE: Deputy Prime Minister Launches 27th Abu Dhabi International Book Fair
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ABU DHABI, Apr 27 (WAM) - Lt. General Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, United Arab Emirates (UAE) Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the Interior, yesterday launched the 27th Abu Dhabi International Book Fair at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre, under the patronage of Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces.
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MIDDLE EAST: Internet Users Approach 150 Million Mark
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DUBAI, Apr 27 (WAM) - Conventional travel agencies are losing ground in favour of their online counterparts, with recent statistics showing that the use of internet in the Middle East region is increasing by 15 per cent annually, the world's highest growth rate, approaching the 150 million mark.
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UAE: ERC Re-Opens Al Mokha General Hospital in Yemen
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ABU DHABI, Apr 27 (WAM) - The United Arab Emirates (UAE) humanitarian aid authority Emirates Red Crescent (ERC) has re-opened Al Mokha General Hospital in the Yemeni Governorate of Taez after its restoration.
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UAE: Abu Dhabi Federal Appeal Court Convicts Iranian Businessman for Supporting Iran's Nuclear Programme
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ABU DHABI, Apr 26 (WAM) - The United Arab Emirates (UAE) Abu Dhabi Federal Appeal Court has sentenced an Iranian businessman, S.M.A.R., to 10 years in prison following his conviction of attempting to re-export an electric generator to Iran to assist in the country's nuclear programme. Authorities have confiscated a generator and seized other devices related to the case.
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YEMEN: World Bank Commits $816 Mln to Support Emergency Projects
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WASHINGTON D.C., Apr 26 (WAM) - The World Bank has committed US$816 million to support emergency projects in Yemen, Yemen's official news agency SABA reported on Tuesday.
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