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UAE denies claims of Emirati passports found 'on Sudan battlefield'
Omar Abbas - 1 week

The United Arab Emirates has categorically denied any allegations of Emirati participation in the ongoing conflict in Sudan.

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UAE mandates schools to explore alternatives before determining student failure
Omar Abbas - 1 week

Abu Dhabi's private schools have stated their intention to look at other options before deciding to keep students, in line with rules that stress moving on to the next grade or, in extreme circumstances, starting over.

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UAE launches 5 training programs with financial aid for private sector citizens
Omar Abbas - 1 week

The UAE Talent Competitiveness Council (NAFES) has launched five transformative training programs aimed at bolstering the capabilities and competitiveness of Emirati nationals within the private sector.

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UAE Releases Travel Advisory Following Reports of High Thefts in Six Countries
Omar Abbas - 1 week

The UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs issued a travel advisory on Thursday in response to an increased number of theft incidents reported by Emirati travelers across multiple countries.

Business
UAE: DIB resolves salary payment issues post-system upgrade
Omar Abbas - 1 week

A recent system upgrade caused disruptions in some clients' wage payments, which Dubai Islamic Bank (DIB) resolved.

Business
UAE: Al Maktoum Airport to Revolutionize Economy and Tourism
Omar Abbas - 1 week

Dubai's Al Maktoum International Airport (DWC) represents a monumental leap forward in the emirate's ambitious plans for economic expansion.

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UAE Court imposes a 6-month internet network ban to an Arab man for this reason
Omar Abbas - 1 week

In a legal case that highlights the complexities of defamation via digital communication, a Dubai court has ruled in favor of compensation for psychological harm caused by a voice message sent over WhatsApp.

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UAE: MoPH launches Health and Nutrition Survey 2024-2025
Omar Abbas - 1 week

The Ministry of Health and Community Protection has launched the National Health and Nutrition Survey Campaign 2024-2025 in partnership with the Federal Center for Competitiveness and Statistics, local health agencies, and statistics centres across...

Business
Dubai Chamber of Commerce introduces Colombian Business Council initiative
Omar Abbas - 1 week

The Colombian Business Council will be established, according to plans revealed by the Dubai Chamber of Commerce, in a major step toward strengthening business ties.

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UAE urges immediate action to prevent Sudan imminent famine
Omar Abbas - 1 week

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has made a strong plea to the UN Security Council, highlighting the paramount necessity of prompt action to avert an impending famine in Sudan, in a diplomatically significant gesture.

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Emirates unveils Wimbledon sponsorship with live tennis and in-flight indulgence
Omar Abbas - 1 week

Emirates, which is well-known for providing opulent air travel, has entered the tennis scene with a major move when it was named The Championships, Wimbledon's Official Airline Partner.

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Abu Dhabi Authority introduces free summer activities for retirees and families
Omar Abbas - 1 week

The "Abu Dhabi Sports Summer" initiative, spearheaded by ADNEC Services Company, has the full support of the Abu Dhabi Retirement Fund.

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UAE leaders express condolences to Moroccan King on his mother's passing
Omar Abbas - 1 week

In a gesture of profound sympathy, the leadership of the UAE has extended their heartfelt condolences to King Mohammed VI of Morocco following the passing of his mother.

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Dubai: Volunteer Doctors Provide Free Treatment to over 300 Patients on Fridays
Omar Abbas - 1 week

A dedicated team of volunteer doctors and nursing staff is providing free medical check-ups and treatments weekly to patients from various parts of the UAE.

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UAE sets 6 key aspects for parents in treating & rehabilitating addicted child
Omar Abbas - 1 week

Experts and specialists emphasized the critical role parents play in supporting their sons through the challenges of drug abuse, highlighting six key aspects essential to their involvement.

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UAE Doctors caution against exposure to ultraviolet rays
Omar Abbas - 1 week

Specialized doctors have emphasized the dangers of direct sunlight exposure to the eyes, especially during the summer months, which can lead to serious conditions such as photokeratitis, cataracts, macular degeneration, and aging of the eye’s...

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UAE: Various Areas Experienced Hail and Rain of Different Intensities
Omar Abbas - 1 week

Various regions in the UAE experienced rainfall of varying intensities, accompanied by hailstones in some areas Yesterday.

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Dubai awards contract for entrances and exits to Dubai Harbor area project
Omar Abbas - 1 week

The infrastructure development at Dubai Harbour, spearheaded by the RTA in coordination with Shamal Holding, reflects Dubai's commitment to enhancing urban development and accommodating population growth. This project will significantly improve...

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UAE: Etihad plans to hire hundreds of new employees in 2024
Omar Abbas - 2 weeks

Etihad Airways, the prestigious national carrier of the UAE, has unveiled ambitious plans to expand its pilot workforce significantly this year.

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All the information you need regarding the US presidential debate
labiba - 2 weeks

In what promises to be a close rematch for the White House in November, US President Joe Biden and US President Donald Trump will square off on a debate stage on Thursday for the first of two televised face-offs.

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Iranian election dropout Amir Ghazizadeh was the first competitor to do so.
labiba - 2 weeks

Late on Wednesday, a contender in Iran's presidential contest announced his withdrawal from the contest. This made him the first to pull out, allowing hardliners to unite behind a unity candidate in the race to succeed the late President Ebrahim...

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UAE MoHRE announces new video support service via mobile app
Omar Abbas - 2 weeks

The Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation (MoHRE) in the UAE has introduced a video call service through its official smart application, alongside continuing to offer this feature via WhatsApp at the number 600 590000.

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UAE Police announces the launch of smart bus to combat drug abuse in Abu Dhabi
Omar Abbas - 2 weeks

In a proactive move to tackle drug abuse, the Abu Dhabi Police have rolled out a cutting-edge mobile education unit.

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UAE Ministry strongly denounces terrorist attacks in Dagestan
Omar Abbas - 2 weeks

The UAE's Ministry of Foreign Affairs has unequivocally condemned recent terrorist attacks in Dagestan, Russia, denouncing these acts of violence that claimed the lives of security personnel and innocent civilians. The UAE extended heartfelt...

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UAE: Filipino Leaders Deny Rumors of "166 HIV-Positive OFWs" in Dubai
Omar Abbas - 2 weeks

Expats in the UAE have been cautioned against spreading fake news, a severe offense that can result in a fine of up to Dh200,000 and imprisonment.

World
Julian Assange will arrive in Australia, and father claims he never gave up.
labiba - 2 weeks

After ten years of fighting for his son's release, John Shipton, the father of Julian Assange, could exhale with great relief on Wednesday.

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"Shaken to the core": When protests become fatal, Kenya is started.
labiba - 2 weeks

Kenya was in disbelief on Wednesday after extraordinary events that destroyed and set portions of parliament on fire, leading President William Ruto's administration to use force to quell fatal protests against planned tax increases.

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Israeli bombs in Gaza result in11 deaths, while tanks continue to toward Rafah.
labiba - 2 weeks

At least 11 Palestinians were killed in two Israeli attacks on humanitarian supplies on Monday in Gaza, according to medical professionals. Meanwhile, Israeli tanks continued to advance into Rafah in the south and retook regions in the north that...

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Khamenei demands "maximum" participation in the upcoming presidential elections
labiba - 2 weeks

Iran's supreme leader denounced lawmakers who he said believed that everything beneficial came from the United States and asked for "maximum" voter turnout in this week's presidential election in order to "overcome the...

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Experts warn that the Earth is not prepared for wildfires
labiba - 2 weeks

According to scientists, the globe is ill-prepared for the growing intensity of wildfires fueled by climate change, as flames spanning North America to Europe welcome the northern hemisphere summer in the warmest year yet recorded.

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A number of travel agencies provided incorrect visas to illegal Hajj pilgrims
labiba - 2 weeks

According to a representative for the Kingdom's Ministry of Interior, several travel agencies from other nations urged tourists to undertake the Hajj illegally by giving them illegitimate visas to enter Saudi Arabia on Monday.

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UAE announces the deadline date for mandatory corporate tax registration
Omar Abbas - 2 weeks

The UAE's Federal Tax Authority (FTA) has released a strict guideline on corporate tax registration, highlighting the need for resident enterprises with licenses granted in March or April to comply.

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UAE expects 90% Summer Hotel Occupancy Amid Tourism Surge
Omar Abbas - 2 weeks

Hotel managers in the United Arab Emirates anticipate a considerable rise in hotel occupancy rates, with summertime levels expected to approach 90%.

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UAE Doctors Warn of Child Headphone Use Risks for Hearing Loss    
Omar Abbas - 2 weeks

Excessive headphone use among children, particularly while engaged in activities like video gaming, has raised concerns among medical professionals in the UAE about potential hearing damage.

Technology
UAE: Five Key Signs to Identify Fake Videos Using AI
Omar Abbas - 2 weeks

Engineer Mohammed Al Shehhi, a technical expert, has expressed worries regarding the spread of phony video clips made with advanced artificial intelligence (AI) capabilities.

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UAE urges awareness fatal nut allergy after a mother shares horror story
Omar Abbas - 2 weeks

Since he was a baby, Sajitha Hyder's son Daniyal has experienced numerous allergies.

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Dubai flight from Manchester impacted by power outage at UK airport
Omar Abbas - 2 weeks

A flight scheduled from Manchester to the UAE faced delays on Sunday due to a substantial power outage at the British airport, leading to chaotic conditions for passengers.

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Dubai rental prices expected to increase by 10% for the rest of 2024
Omar Abbas - 2 weeks

Dubai rents rose by almost 10% in the first half of the year, and experts predict that the city's housing market would see another 10% increase in the second half.

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Dubai: A multiple collision on Sheikh Zayed Road, caused traffic disruption
Omar Abbas - 2 weeks

Dubai Police confirmed a multi-vehicle accident on Sheikh Zayed Road, causing traffic congestion near the Last Exit intersection heading towards Abu Dhabi.

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Dubai Police launches blood donation campaign to support community health
Omar Abbas - 2 weeks

The "Every Drop with a Pulse" campaign was organized by the Dubai Police General Command in partnership with the Al Qusais Police Station, the Positive Spirit Council, the Dubai Police Health Center, and the Nafi Sports Club.