Emirates News Agency – International Congress of Arabic Publishing and Creative Industries explores impacts of social media

ABU DHABI, 22nd May, 2022 (WAM) — The first International Congress of Arabic Publishing and Creative Industries held today a series of panel discussions examining the latest trends in publishing. The conference was held on the sidelines of the 31st Abu Dhabi International Book Fair (ADIBF) 2022 – organised by the Abu Dhabi Arabic Language…

Emirates News Agency – ‘Build a shared future for all life’, urges UN chief on Biodiversity Day

NEW YORK, 22nd May, 2022 (WAM) — Three-quarters of the land-based environment and about 66 percent of the marine environment have been significantly altered by human actions. On the International Day for Biological Diversity, the UN Secretary-General urged to end the ‘senseless and destructive war against nature’. Observed on 22 May every year, the International…

Emirates News Agency – ‘COVID-19 is not over anywhere until it’s over everywhere’, Tedros warns World Health Assembly

GENEVA, 22nd May, 2022 (WAM) — The head of the World Health Organisation (WHO) told global health Ministers on Sunday that although reported COVID-19 cases and deaths have declined significantly, it is not time to lower the guard. Tedros Adhanom Gebreyesus delivered his message during the kick-off of the annual World Health Assembly – the…