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Dubai Customs and Industrial and Commercial Bank of China convene by video conference to discuss Covid-19 updates
Government | Tuesday 28 April, 2020 2:35 pm
Dubai Customs and the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China convened by a video conference organized by the Chinese Consulate to discuss and exchange knowledge about the coronavirus outbreak. HE Li Xuhang, Chinese Consul General to Dubai welcomed the participants confirming that...
Drydocks World completes Turret Mooring System for Johan Castberg FPSO
Government | Monday 27 April, 2020 10:07 pm
Drydocks World, the service provider to the marine, offshore, oil, gas and renewable energy sectors has successfully completed construction on a Turret Mooring System (TMS) for SBM Offshore and end-client Equinor. The TMS will be integrated with the Johan Castberg Floating Production Storage and...
Safe prayers: Makkah promotes social distancing for worshippers
Government | Monday 27 April, 2020 10:44 am
Social distancing measures have been introduced for worshippers during Taraweeh prayers in the Grand Mosque. The General Presidency for the Affairs of the Two Holy Mosques launched the measures as part of its strategy to combat coronavirus. The move, which was implemented in coordination...
Saudi Arabia Signs SR955 Million Contract with China for Testing Coronavirus
Government | Monday 27 April, 2020 1:50 am
In implementation of the directives of Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud and His Royal Highness the Crown Prince to immediately provide necessary equipment, supplies and medications to confront the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), and as a result of the phone call...
SCCI holds its 11th periodic meeting via video conference
Government | Sunday 26 April, 2020 11:03 am
 The Board of Directors of the Sharjah Chamber of Commerce & Industry, SCCI, emphasized its keenness to develop the institutional performance through a forward-looking vision based on innovative mechanisms and an advanced digital infrastructure which helped to enhance the Sharjah Chamber...
Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques Orders to Lift the Curfew Partially in all Regions of the Kingdom, Except Makkah and Isolated Districts
Government | Sunday 26 April, 2020 3:49 am
Based on the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud's care and keenness of the health and safety of citizens and expatriates as well as what have been submitted by the relevant health authorities regarding the measures taken by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to confront...
UAE’s Hope probe delivered to Japan space centre ahead of launch
Government | Saturday 25 April, 2020 9:52 pm
The spacecraft was delivered to Tanegashima Space Centre for its scheduled launch in JulyA space probe designed by Emirati engineers and due to launch this year is a message to young Arabs everywhere that "hope transcends the distance between earth and the skies."That was the message from Sheikh...
SAMA Program Package Contributes to Back up Private Sector against Covid-19 Financial, Economic Impacts
Government | Saturday 25 April, 2020 6:16 pm
Saudi Arabian Monetary Authority (SAMA) announced a plan of action worth about SR50 billion, in the first phase, aiming to provide the private sector with aid, in order to consolidate its role in bolstering the national economic growth, through a program package of measurements, including...
RTA to resume Dubai Metro, public bus services starting Sunday
Government | Friday 24 April, 2020 12:01 am
Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority, RTA, announced that Dubai’s metro, public buses and taxi services will be restored following a decision by Dubai's Supreme Committee of Crisis and Disaster Management to partially reduce controls on movement in the emirate.RTA said it will resume the Dubai ...
'UAE Volunteers' campaign launches two hotlines to support community members through virtual volunteering
Government | Thursday 23 April, 2020 11:50 pm
The National Campaign "UAE Volunteers" launched two hotlines to communicate with the members of the community through the virtual volunteering giving the opportunities for both Emiratis and residents to promote social participation, cooperation and solidarity as part of the national efforts to...