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‘Extreme Weekends’ begins at Sheikh Zayed Festival

  Abu Dhabi / WAM “Extreme Weekends” has started at the Sheikh Zayed Festival in Al Wathba area. Attended by an intense crowd, the annual event is set to become another hit for visitors this year. The first day of the show welcomed motor cross and car drifting sports fans with impressive stunts and routines performed by international motorcyclists and ...

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Dubai’s weeklong realty deals exceed AED8.4bn

  Dubai / WAM A total of 2,786 real estate transactions worth over AED8.4 billion were conducted during the week ending January 27, according to figures released by the Dubai Land Department (DLD). The DLD report showed that 285 plots were sold for AED1.7 billion, while 2,043 apartments and villas were purchased for AED4.43 billion. The top three transactions were ...

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UAE’s EGA supplies 203,000 tonnes of waste to other industries as feedstock

  Abu Dhabi / WAM Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA) has announced that it supplied 203,000 tonnes of waste to other industries as feedstock in 2022. The amount was almost double the volume EGA generated during 2022, reducing stockpiles from previous years, and a 40 percent increase on 2021 as industries recovered from Covid-19. EGA has worked for more than a ...

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Edge becomes strategic partner for Idex, Navdex

Abu Dhabi / WAM Adnec group announced Edge group as the strategic partner for the 16th edition of the International Defence Exhibition (Idex) and the 7th edition of the Naval Defence Exhibition (Navdex) 2023, which will be held under the patronage of President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan. Organised in cooperation with the UAE Ministry of Defence, ...

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Dewa approves 92,183 NOC applications

  Dubai / WAM Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa) has approved 92,183 No Objection Certificates (NOC) applications in 2022 as part of the Soqoor programme. It is the first government programme of its kind to evaluate consultants and contractors in Dubai and identify their compliance with the requirements, standards, terms and conditions, and guidelines when submitting NOC service applications ...

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UAE condemns storming of Jenin camp by Israeli forces

Abu Dhabi / WAM The UAE has condemned Israeli forces’ storming of the Palestinian camp of Jenin, which resulted in numerous deaths and injuries. In a statement, the ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation (MoFAIC) called upon Israeli authorities to assume responsibility for reducing escalation and instability in the region. Moreover, the ministry stressed the need to support all ...

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Kezad to showcase infra for life sciences sector at Arab Health

  Abu Dhabi / WAM Khalifa Economic Zones Abu Dhabi – Kezad group, the integrated trade, logistics, and industrial hub of Abu Dhabi, will showcase the competitive advantage the Emirate offers to researchers, manufacturers and distributors looking at Arab Health 2023. As the premier economic zone for life sciences in the Middle East and North Africa, Kezad already hosts many ...

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‘Extreme Weekends’ begins at Sheikh Zayed Festival

  Abu Dhabi / WAM “Extreme Weekends” has started at the Sheikh Zayed Festival in Al Wathba area. Attended by an intense crowd, the annual event is set to become another hit for visitors this year. The first day of the show welcomed motor cross and car drifting sports fans with impressive stunts and routines performed by international motorcyclists and ...

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Wizz Air Abu Dhabi carried 1.2mn passengers in 2022

  Abu Dhabi / WAM Wizz Air Abu Dhabi on Friday announced its operational results for 2022, operating more than 6,000 flights and transporting more than 1.2 million travellers. The national airline carried over 600,000 point-to-point passengers to the UAE in 2022, supporting the sustainable growth of Abu Dhabi’s culture and tourism sectors. Wizz Air Abu Dhabi is looking forward ...

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Dewa approves 92,183 NOC applications in 2022

  Dubai / WAM Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa) has approved 92,183 No Objection Certificates (NOC) applications in 2022 as part of the Soqoor programme. It is the first government programme of its kind to evaluate consultants and contractors in Dubai and identify their compliance with the requirements, standards, terms and conditions, and guidelines when submitting NOC service applications ...

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