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ADIPEC 2020 to be held virtually on November 9

ABU DHABI, dmg events, organiser of the Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference, ADIPEC, with the support of its strategic partner and host, the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company, ADNOC, has announced that the ADIPEC Strategic and Technical Conference will take place virtually between 9th and 12th November, 2020. This follows a directive from […]

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CCECC Holds ‘Cloud Open Day’ on Lagos-Ibadan Railway Project

LAGOS, Nigeria, July 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — An open day event was held by China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation (CCECC), which is affiliated with China Railway Construction Corporation Limited (CRCC), on July 24 to brief international audiences on the progress of the Lagos-Ibadan Railway project and the life of workers there from a 360-degree multifaceted […]

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OPEC daily basket price stood at $44.62 a barrel Thursday

VIENNA, The price of OPEC basket of thirteen crudes stood at $44.62 a barrel on Thursday, compared with $44.24 the previous day, according to OPEC Secretariat calculations. The OPEC Reference Basket of Crudes (ORB) is made up of the following: Saharan Blend (Algeria), Girassol (Angola), Djeno (Congo), Zafiro (Equatorial Guinea), Rabi Light (Gabon), Iran Heavy […]

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Health Ministry conducts more than 46,000 additional COVID-19 tests in last 24 hours, announces 261 new cases, 387 recoveries, 1 death

ABU DHABI, The Ministry of Health and Prevention, MoHAP, announced on Friday that it conducted over 46,000 additional COVID-19 tests over the past 24 hours, using state-of-the-art medical testing equipment. In a statement, the Ministry stressed its aim to continue expanding the scope of testing nationwide to facilitate the early detection of coronavirus cases and […]

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Anoud – A trailblazer in crime scene chemistry in UAE

DUBAI, Assistant Expert Anoud Abdul Rahman Al Nasser is the first UAE female to join the Section of Chemical Manifestation of Fingerprints of the Dubai Police’s General Department of Forensic Science and Criminology. This section exposes details that traditional methods are unable to reveal and provides the correct analyses and technical examinations using the latest […]

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President’s pardoning of prisoners is generous gesture: UAE Attorney-General

ABU DHABI, Dr. Hamad Saif Al Shamsi, UAE Attorney-General, has emphasised that the order of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan to release 515 prisoners in punitive and correctional institutions who have been sentenced to jail terms for a variety of offences and his pledge to settle their financial obligations is a […]