Quote by HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD & CEO of DEWA on the launch of the Hope Probe’s historic mission to Mars

“It is my honour to congratulate His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE; His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai; His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander […]


Emirates resumes flights to Stockholm from 1 August

Dubai, UAE, Emirates will resume passenger services to Stockholm with weekly flights from 1 August, expanding its network in Europe to 22 cities, and connecting customers from Europe to the Middle East, Asia Pacific and Africa. The restart of Stockholm flights means that all Emirates gateways in Scandinavia will have resumed services by August, with flights […]


Emirates NBD delivers net profit of AED 4.1 billion in H1, 2020

DUBAI, Emirates NBD, a leading banking group in the region, delivered a net profit of AED 4.1 billion for the first half of 2020. Net interest income increased 36% y-o-y and non-funded income grew 24% y-o-y with the acquisition of DenizBank in 2019, the bank said in a statement. Net profit declined 45% y-o-y due […]

Self Care

UAE sends medical aid to South Sudan in fight against COVID-19

ABU DHABI, The UAE today sent an aid plane carrying 7.5 metric tons of medical supplies and testing kits to South Sudan. This aid will assist approximately 7,500 medical professionals as they work to contain the virus while bolstering efforts to curb the spread of COVID-19. Mohamed Salem Ahmed Mosaad Al Rashdi, UAE Ambassador to […]

Fun & Games

Mohamed bin Zayed offers $25 mn in support for expansion of Special Olympics Unified Champion Schools

ABU DHABI, Today, Special Olympics announced the next phase of global expansion of Special Olympics Unified Champion Schools, UCS, one of the largest initiatives for inclusion in education for young people with and without intellectual disabilities, through the support of His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy […]


Successful launch of ‘Hope Probe’ the outcome of efforts of Emirati engineers: Sarah Al Amiri

ABU DHABI, Sarah Al Amiri, Minister of State for Advanced Sciences and Deputy Project Manager of the Emirates Mars Mission, stated that the successful launch of the “Hope Probe” is the outcome of the efforts of Emirati engineers who worked on the project and received the support of the UAE’s leadership, which believes in the […]