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May 26, 2018 11:34 AM ERC distributes Iftar meals in Hadhramaut

Hadhramaut, May 26 (BNA): Emirates Rec Crescent, ERC, team members have continued their distribution of Iftar meals to underprivileged persons and families during the holy month of Ramadan, UAE news agency (WAM) reported. ERC teams have distributed 2,000 meals a day in the city of Mukalla, the capital of the Governorate of Hadramaut, and its surrounding

May 25, 2018 11:50 AM OPEC, Russia mull oil output increase

Mubasher: Saudi Arabia and Russia are considering the increase of crude output from Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and non-OPEC exporters by nearly 1 million barrel per day (bpd), according to reports on Friday. The energy ministers of Saudi Arabia and Russia as well as their counterpart from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) will lead the preliminary

May 23, 2018 8:50 AM UAE accounts for 41% of GCC power trade market in 2017 – Report

Abu Dhabi – Mubasher: The UAE made up 41% of the GCC’s power trade market in 2017, the Gulf Cooperation Council Interconnection Authority’s (GCCIA) annual report said. Power exchange among the GCC nations is implemented through a simple and efficient system depending on supply and demand forces, the report added. The GGCIA has contributed to easing the transactions

May 23, 2018 8:42 AM UAE embassy in Senegal distributes 10,000 meals

Dakar, May 23 (BNA): The embassy of the United Arab Emirates in Senegal has distributed more than 10,000 food baskets for eligible families and needy segments of society in Senegal, Gambia, Sierra Leon, Cape Verde and Cote d'Ivoire. Part of the embassy's annual Iftar Saem Programme, the food parcels are funded by the Khalifa bin Zayed AL Nahyan Foundation

May 17, 2018 11:22 PM HM King receives UAE Ambassador

Manama, May 17 (BNA): HM King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa today received the newly appointed Ambassador of the United Arab Emirates to the Kingdom of Bahrain, HH Shaikh Sultan bin Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, who conveyed greetings of UAE President HH Shaikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan; HH Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister

May 16, 2018 7:38 AM UAE assistance to Yemen totals AED13.82 billion

Abu Dhabi, May 16 (BNA): The UAE foreign assistance to Yemen has reached a total of AED13.82 billion ($3.76 billion) in the last three years, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, (MoFAIC), has announced. From April 2015 to April 2018, the UAE has continued to provide necessary relief aid to Yemeni citizens across a number of humanitarian 3

May 15, 2018 8:45 AM Arab Hope Makers Initiative winners rewarded

Dubai, May 15 (BNA):: His Highness Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, honoured five of the finalists of the Arab Hope Makers initiative, awarding each of them AED 5 million. His Highness also crowned Mahmoud Wahid, from Egypt, as the Winner of 2018 edition of Arab Hope Makers Initiative, after 2

May 11, 2018 8:53 PM Shaikh Nasser's Windsor race victory dedicated to HM King

London, May 11 (BNA): HM the King’s Representative for Charity Work and Youth Affairs, Chairman of the Supreme Council for Youth and Sport, President of the Bahrain Olympic Committee and Captain of the Royal Endurance Team, HH Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa, has dedicated his victory at the international Royal Windsor Horse Show to his Majesty King Hamad

May 9, 2018 5:29 PM MENA tourism industry to reach $350bn by 2027

Mubasher: The travel and tourism industry in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region is expected to reach $350 billion by 2027, according to MENA Research Partners. Saudi Arabia and the UAE are expected to register a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 5% over the next 10 years. Currently, the UAE and KSA account for around 50% of the MENA tourism 2

May 8, 2018 1:20 PM Malaysia issues $612bn sukuk, tops Indonesia, GCC peers

Mubasher: Malaysia has launched combined domestic and international sukuk issuances of $612 billion, fortifying its top spot among Islamic bond issuers. Capitalising on its deep capital market, the Southeast Asian nation retained its position as the biggest sukuk issuer, followed by its Far East peer Indonesia with $63 billion, the International Islamic 1