General News

MD & CEO of DEWA announces that the share of clean energy is around 9% of Dubai’s energy mix

HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD & CEO of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has announced that the share of clean energy in Dubai’s...

UAE rain enhancement programme publishes 40 research articles since launch

ABU DHABI, The UAE Research Programme for Rain Enhancement Science, UAEREP, announced on Sunday that its awardees have published, to date, 40 scientific articles in...

Federal Tax Authority clarifies measures to postpone final step of phase 2 of the ‘Marking Tobacco and Tobacco Products Scheme’

ABU DHABI, The Federal Tax Authority, FTA, asserted that its recent decision to postpone the final step of phase two of the ''Marking Tobacco and...

GCAA publishes final report following investigation of accident involving Diamond DA62 aircraft

ABU DHABI, The General Civil Aviation Authority, GCAA, has announced the publication of the final report following the investigation of the accident involving a Diamond...

UAE and Germany continue their strategic cooperation through a virtual visit to Berlin.

As part of ongoing efforts to elevate UAE- German ties, Dr. Sultan bin Ahmed Al Jaber, Minister of State and UAE’s Special Envoy to Germany,...

DEWA’s smart services has 95% adoption rate

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority’s (DEWA’s) smart adoption rate for its services has reached 95% and customers completed over 2.5 million smart transactions in Q1...

Sales News

648,684 business licences issued in UAE in May

ABU DHABI, The total number of business licences issued in the UAE in May 2020 amounted to 648,684, an increase of 1,035 licences from those...

Dubai Chamber members trading in Asian markets remain resilient amid pandemic

DUBAI, Dubai Chamber members who are trading with markets in Asia are faring better than expected despite business challenges brought forth by the COVID-19 pandemic,...

RAKEZ introduces holding company set-up to back investors in diversifying investments

RAS AL KHAIMAH, Ras Al Khaimah Economic Zone, RAKEZ, has announced that it recently introduced holding company set-up, the latest addition to its wide-ranging products...

Minister of Economy, Minister of State for Advanced Sciences, discuss entrepreneurship during the post-COVID-19 economic recovery

ABU DHABI, Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansouri, Minister of Economy, and Sarah bint Yousif Al Amiri, Minister of State for Advanced Sciences, discussed ways of...

More businesses to resume economic activities in Ajman

AJMAN, More businesses will be allowed to resume economic activities from Sunday, 31 May, under ''Guidelines and Protocols for Reopening of Economic Activities'', the Department...

Dubai Economy coordinates between NRTC Fresh, InstaShop to deliver fresh fruits, vegetables daily

DUBAI, Dubai Economy has announced the coordination of an alliance between NRTC Fresh and the InstaShop grocery delivery App to enable consumers to enjoy same-day...

Self Care News

Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi surgeons perform Mitral valve repair with online support

ABU DHABI, Surgeons at Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi, part of the Mubadala network of healthcare assets, have successfully performed a minimally invasive procedure to repair...

UAE: Rise in COVID-19 recoveries to 17,932, 661 new cases identified and 2 deaths

ABU DHABI, The Ministry of Health and Prevention, MoHAP, has announced that the total number of COVID-19 recoveries has reached 17,932 following an additional 386...

Ministry of Health announces over 36,000 additional COVID-19 tests as part of intensified screening, 638 new cases, 412 recoveries and two deaths

ABU DHABI, In line with the Ministry of Health and Prevention’s plans to increase COVID-19 testing throughout the country for the early detection of infections,...

UAE sends medical aid to Tajikistan in fight against COVID-19

ABU DHABI, The United Arab Emirates today sent an aid plane containing 10 metric tons of medical supplies to the Republic of Tajikistan to bolster...

Hamdan bin Mohammed: 50% of government employees to work from the office starting Sunday

DUBAI, Under the directives of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin...

OECD recognises UAE’s efforts in fighting coronavirus

DUBAI, The Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development, OECD, has recognised the determined efforts of the United Arab Emirates in fighting the coronavirus pandemic and...