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UAE leaders wish Cameroon president on National Day

  ABU DHABI / WAM President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan has sent a congratulatory message to President Paul Biya of Cameroon on his country’s National Day, which is marked on May 20. HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, also sent similar message to ...

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Dubai sees AED7.2b in week-long realty deals

  Dubai / WAM A total of 2,043 real estate transactions worth AED7.2 billion were conducted during the week ending May 20, according to figures released by the Dubai Land Department. A total of 228 plots were sold for AED1.14 billion, 1,328 apartments and villas were sold for AED3.58 billion. The top three transactions were a land in Hadaeq Sheikh ...

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Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre, EGA explore use of aluminium in space

  Dubai / WAM A delegation from the Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC), led by Director-General Salem Al Marri, has visited Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA) to explore potential collaboration in research and the use of EGA’s UAE-made aluminium in space. Al Marri was received at EGA’s Jebel Ali site in Dubai by Chief Executive Officer Abdulnasser bin Kalban, and ...

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Australian businesses in UAE see six-fold growth

  Abu Dhabi / WAM Australia-UAE relations have witnessed tremendous growth since the country’s diplomatic mission was opened here in 2004, with Australian businesses growing sixfold and Australians living in the Emirates almost fourfold, Australia’s Governor-General David Hurley told the Emirates News Agency (WAM). “Australia had a diplomatic presence in the UAE since 2004. Since then, until 2022, diplomatic relationship ...

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DP World wins global accolade

  DUBAI / WAM DP World has won an important award from the International Association of Ports and Harbors (IAPH), recognising its work to plant new mangrove forests around the Guayaquil port in Ecuador. DP World Posorja, which operates the port, earned first place in the Climate and Energy category for its ‘Sembrando Vida’ mangrove project, competing alongside 237 schemes ...

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Sheikh Mohamed would make UAE global technology leader: Hurley

  Abu Dhabi / WAM President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan would make the UAE a global technology leader, Australia’s Governor-General David Hurley told the Emirates News Agency (WAM), adding that “Australia would be part and parcel of that progress.” “I think the most important thing we will see in his (His Highness Sheikh Mohamed’s) term as ...

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EGA, MBRSC explore use of aluminium in space

  Dubai / WAM A delegation from the Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC), led by Director-General Salem Al Marri, has visited Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA) to explore potential collaboration in research and the use of EGA’s UAE-made aluminium in space. Al Marri was received at EGA’s Jebel Ali site in Dubai by Chief Executive Officer Abdulnasser bin Kalban, and ...

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Australian businesses in UAE grow sixfold since 2004: Official

Abu Dhabi / WAM Australia-UAE relations have witnessed tremendous growth since the country’s diplomatic mission was opened here in 2004, with Australian businesses growing sixfold and Australians living in the Emirates almost fourfold, Australia’s Governor-General David Hurley told the Emirates News Agency (WAM). “Australia had a diplomatic presence in the UAE since 2004. Since then, until 2022, diplomatic relationship has ...

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DP World wins award for Ecuador mangroves project

  Dubai / WAM DP World has won an important award from the International Association of Ports and Harbors (IAPH), recognising its work to plant new mangrove forests around the Guayaquil port in Ecuador. DP World Posorja, which operates the port, earned first place in the Climate and Energy category for its ‘Sembrando Vida’ mangrove project, competing alongside 237 schemes ...

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Emirates, Dilmah Tea mark 30 years of partnership

  Dubai / Gulf Time Emirates and Dilmah Tea have enjoyed a longstanding partnership of brewing the finest teas on board and in Emirates’ airport lounges around the world for the past 30 years. To mark the milestone on International Tea Day, all Emirates’ customers will get a special tea box when they fly from Dubai on Saturday. In addition, ...

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