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King Abdullah Port Completes Handling Of 3,200 Tons Of General Cargo For Petro Rabigh
Business & Money | Wednesday 1 April, 2020 3:09 am
King Abdullah Port has announced the successful completion of the last phase of handling 3,200 tons of machines for the Petro Rabigh Phase II upgrading, a task that required very accurate handling and transport techniques. Five of the largest international companies cooperated during the process of ...
The HUAWEI MateBook 13 is now available in Saudi Arabia to Meet Your Demands
Technology & IT | Wednesday 1 April, 2020 2:08 am
Are you working from home right now, but not able to bring your productivity levels back to how it is at work? Well, working from home might sound fun, but it does come with its our share of challenges. Keeping away from distractions, not being able to stop, finding the right space or even having...
ADDED announces new 'Freelancer License' covering 52 commercial activities for UAE Citizens pursuing specific professions but without an official workplace
Business & Money | Wednesday 1 April, 2020 2:07 am
The Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development (ADDED) has revealed the availability of a new 'Freelancer License' that can be issued to UAE citizens. The new license, which covers 52 commercial activities, will give UAE citizens the freedom to pursue specific professions personally and...
UAE Astronaut Programme Invites Proposals for Research Projects on the International Space Station
Environment & Energy | Wednesday 1 April, 2020 2:00 am
Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC), today announced that it is inviting applications from the UAE’s research entities to propose scientific or technology-driven projects in the fields of Human Health or Earth & Space Science to be conducted by astronauts on the...
Huawei releases its 2019 Annual Report
Technology & IT | Wednesday 1 April, 2020 1:13 am
Huawei released its 2019 Annual Report today, detailing a solid business performance. The company's global sales revenue in 2019 rounded off at USD$123 billion, up 19.1% year-on-year; its net profit reached USD$9 billion; and its cash flow from operating activities topped USD$13.1 billion, up...
G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors Hold Virtual Meeting
Business & Money | Wednesday 1 April, 2020 12:09 am
The G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors met virtually today to coordinate their efforts in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and agree on a roadmap to implement the commitments made at the virtual G20 Leaders' Summit that was held on 26 March 2020 under the Saudi G20 Presidency,...
Business & Money | Tuesday 31 March, 2020 2:52 pm
The Department of Municipalities and Transport has decided to double the quantities of subsidized food distributed to beneficiaries of Ramadhan Meer, as part of its commitment to societal responsibility, and to devote concepts of solidarity among members of the Emirati society.  The...
ADDED issues new circular waiving payment of penalties for economic licenses violations for 72, 242 licenses totaling around AED 246 million
Business & Money | Tuesday 31 March, 2020 2:50 pm
The Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development (ADDED) has recently waived the payment of fines for violations committed by registered companies operating within the commercial and industrial sectors of the emirate amounting at AED 246,653,900 for a total of   72,242...
RTA closes, adjusts business hours of customer centres starting tomorrow until April 9th
Business & Money | Tuesday 31 March, 2020 2:41 pm
  As part of the National Disinfection Programme run by the Ministry of Health and Prevention and the Ministry of Interior to cope with coronavirus (COVID-19) and to further enhance the smart service offering, Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA), is closing customers happiness ...
Abu Dhabi University boosts distance learning with robust IMT infrastructure
Culture & Education | Tuesday 31 March, 2020 12:13 pm
As distance learning continues across the UAE, Abu Dhabi University (ADU) is deploying its Information Management and Technology (IMT) infrastructure to develop a sustainable remote learning system for students.   Abu Dhabi University has invested AED 55 million in upgrading its IT...
COVID-19 Follow-up Committee Holds Meeting
COVID-19 Follow-up Committee Holds Meeting
Sunday 29 March, 2020 12:42