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Hasher bin Maktoum inaugurates CABSAT; Integrate Middle East at Dubai World Trade Centre

DUBAI, 21st May, 2024 (WAM) — H.H. Sheikh Hasher bin Maktoum bin Juma Al Maktoum, Chairman of Dubai Media Incorporated, today officially inaugurated the 30th edition of CABSAT and second edition of Integrate Middle East at the Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC). The flagship events for content creation, production, post-production, broadcast, satellite management, distribution, satcom, […]

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Japan ranks 3rd among top world travel destinations: WEF report

TOKYO, 21st May, 2024 (WAM) — Japan ranked third in a list of destinations in a travel and tourism development report released by the World Economic Forum on Tuesday, scoring highly for its natural and cultural resources and transport infrastructure, Japanese news agency Kyodo News reported. The United States topped the list, with Spain coming […]

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Brazil to host FIFA Women’s World Cup 2027

BRASÍLIA, 17th May, 2024 (WAM) — At the 74th FIFA Congress in Bangkok, Thailand, Brazil was announced as the host nation of the tenth FIFA Women’s World Cup™ to be held in 2027, becoming the first South American nation to host the tournament. This announcement comes after the most comprehensive FIFA Women’s World Cup bidding […]

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1st Acres Real Estate Exhibition & Decobuild 2024 kick off at Dubai World Trade Centre

DUBAI, 16th May, 2024 (WAM) — The first edition of Acres Real Estate Exhibition Dubai commenced today at the Dubai World Trade Centre alongside the Decoration, Interior Design, and Building Material Exhibition “Decobuild 2024”. The UAE’s largest event for housing services beneficiaries is organised by the Mohammed Bin Rashid Housing Establishment. Both exhibitions will run […]

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UAE attracts record entries for World Judo in Abu Dhabi

ABU DHABI, 16th May, 2024 (WAM) — A record 682 judokas from 110 countries will be seen in action at the Abu Dhabi World Championships Seniors 2024 Individuals and Mixed Teams to be held in Abu Dhabi from 19th to 24th May. Organised by the International Judo Federation in coordination with the UAE Judo Federation, […]

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Russia – Islamic World Economic Forum opens in Kazan

KAZAN, 15th May, 2024 (WAM) — The International Economic Forum “Russia – Islamic World: KazanForum” started its work in the capital of Tatarstan, with a key theme of “Trust and Cooperation”. The KazanForum business programme consists of 12 thematic tracks, including international cooperation, economics, tourism, business, science and technology, Islamic finance and investment, sports, halal […]

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e& UAE sets new world record with fastest 5G speed of 30.5Gbps

ABU DHABI, 13th May, 2024 (WAM) — e& UAE today announced registering the world’s fastest recorded speed of 30.5Gbps on its live 5G network, marking a significant milestone in its evolution towards 5G-Advanced. This global achievement was unveiled during a demonstration held at SAMENA Leaders’ Summit 2024, showcasing the successful aggregation of multiple carriers across […]

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World Bank provides US$125 million in emergency support to flood-hit Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil

BRASILIA, 12th May, 2024 (WAM) – The World Bank is providing emergency support to the state of Rio Grande do Sul, heavily impacted by recent rains and floods. Approximately US$125 million (around R$625 million) in resources from ongoing projects are already available for immediate reallocation. The funds come from the projects “Urban Resilience Program in […]

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Higher Organising Committee of UAE President’s Cup World Series for Purebred Arabian Horses announces launch of event’s 31st edition

ABU DHABI, 9th May, 2024 (WAM) — The Higher Organising Committee of the UAE President’s Cup World Series for Purebred Arabian Horses announced the calendar for the upcoming 31st edition of the international event. The race series is being held with the support and guidance of His Highness Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Vice […]