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  • Sheikh Mohammed announces 'World Government Summit- Expo 2020'

    Over 10,000 high-profile officials, 30 international organizations, 600 experts and100,000 participants expected at the global event.   His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of UAE and Ruler of Dubai, on Saturday issued directives to launch the next edition of the World Government Summit at Expo 2020 Dubai in November 22-25, 2020.   The exceptional 'World Government Summit- Expo 2020' will be the biggest gathering yet since its inception with expected attendance of over 10,000 high-profile officials, 30 international organisations and 600 expert...

    29 June 2019

  • Abu Dhabi Government reinforces commitment to private sector with 9 new initiatives

    The Abu Dhabi Government, under the directives of His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, has reinforced its commitment to the private sector's development, launching nine new initiatives on Monday. At the Abu Dhabi Government Private Sector forum attended by H.H. Sheikh Khalid bin Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy National Security Adviser, who oversaw the development of the new programmes in his capacity as Member of the Executive Council and Chairman of the Executive Committee, nine initiatives for businesses, inves...

    29 June 2019

  • Abu Dhabi named the most 'resilient' city in the Middle East

    UAE capital features highest in the Savills Resilient Cities Index which measures city wealth, personal wealth and demographics Abu Dhabi has been named the most resilient city in the Middle East in terms of city wealth (GDP), personal wealth (households with an income greater than $70,000), and demographics, according to research by Savills. The UAE capital featured highest in the Savills Resilient Cities Index, launched as part of research which examines which cities will be able to withstand or embrace the technological, demographic, and leadership disruption facing global real estate today and in 10 years&...

    29 June 2019

  • World’s largest offshore oil platforms inaugurated in UAE

    H.H. Sheikh Hazza bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Chairman of Abu Dhabi Executive Council, Wednesday inaugurated one of the world’s largest offshore oil platforms – the Umm Lulu Gas Treatment Plant (ULGTP), in the presence of H.H. Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs, and H.H. Sheikh Hamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Chief of the Abu Dhabi Crown Prince's Court. The platform was made in the UAE by the National Petroleum Construction Company (NPCC), a part of Senaat, for ADNOC. H.H. Sheikh Hazza expressed his pride in the new national milestone achie...

    29 June 2019