Emirates News Agency – UAE stands in solidarity with Algeria and offers condolences over victims of fires

Thu 18-08-2022 16:36 PM ABU DHABI, 18th August, 2022 (WAM) — The UAE has expressed its sincere condolences and solidarity with the People’s Democratic Republic of Algeria over wildfires affecting eastern Algeria that claimed the lives of many people and caused numerous injuries. In a statement, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation (MoFAIC)…

Emirates News Agency – ISNR Abu Dhabi 2022 Higher Committee reviews latest developments for upcoming international event

ABU DHABI, 18th August, 2022 (WAM) — The Higher Committee of the International Exhibition and Conference for National Security and Resilience Abu Dhabi (ISNR Abu Dhabi 2022) held a virtual meeting to discuss the latest developments for the event. Chaired by Maj. Gen. Dr. Ahmed Nasser Al Raisi, Inspector General of the Ministry of Interior,…

Emirates News Agency – Emirates Post Group partners with DIFC FinTech Hive to promote technology innovation

Thu 18-08-2022 14:17 PM DUBAI, 18th August, 2022 (WAM) — Emirates Post Group (EPG) has signed a sponsorship agreement with FinTech Hive – the first and largest financial technology hub in the region and part of the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) – to promote the first sprint this year of its FinTech accelerator programme,…

Emirates News Agency – Touchless technology, crowd-tracking sensors and real-time data to define future of $1tn megaevents industry, WGS report reveals

DUBAI, 18th August, 2022 (WAM) — The Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) technologies, including such innovations as crowd-tracking sensors to collect real-time data, mixed reality and metaverse, will define the future of megaevents in the post-COVID-19 world, a report published by the World Government Summit Organisation has revealed. The research, published in partnership with PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC),…

Emirates News Agency – Hamdan bin Mohammed forms Board of Trustees of Rashid and Latifa Schools Establishment

Thu 18-08-2022 11:22 AM DUBAI, 18th August, 2022 (WAM) — H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of Dubai Executive Council, has issued Resolution No. (54) of 2022 forming the Board of Trustees of Rashid and Latifa Schools Establishment. As per the Resolution, the Board of Trustees…

Emirates News Agency – Erth Abu Dhabi, Al Wathba Cycling Community Team to promote values of health, sports

Thu 18-08-2022 09:56 AM ABU DHABI, 18th August, 2022 (WAM) — Erth Abu Dhabi, formerly the Armed Forces Officers Club and Hotel (AFOCH), has signed a community partnership agreement with the Al Wathba Cycling Community Team to reinforce health and sports values. The agreement aims to foster collaboration by providing logistical and technical support, training…

Emirates News Agency – Sharjah’s emergency management team reviews outcomes of efforts during recent weather conditions

SHARJAH, 17th August, 2022 (WAM) — Major General Saif Al Zari Al Shamsi, Commander-in-Chief of Sharjah Police, Head of the Local Team for Emergency, Crisis and Disaster Management in the Emirate of Sharjah, chaired a virtual meeting on Wednesday. The meeting was attended by heads and directors of federal and local authorities and departments in…