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Authorities have confiscated a number of illegally encoded receivers from a shop in Abu Dhabi. The emirate’s Department of Economic Development has been clamping down on the sale of these devices, which give people unlawful access to paid broadcast content. Those caught selling them can be prosecuted under the UAE’s intellectual property rights laws.

The UAE has expressed its commitment to working with the United Nations to boost humanitarian relief efforts in Yemen. The UAE’s permanent representative to the UN in New York, Ambassador Lana Zaki Nusseibeh, made the remarks while addressing a press briefing. The UAE’s latest contribution, made earlier this year, stood at AED1.7 billion and was […]

The peaceful and unconditional withdrawal of the Houthi militia from Hodeidah is the only way to avoid worsening the situation in the city. That’s according to the UAE Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, Dr. Anwar bin Mohammed Gargash. In a statement, Gargash said that the Arab Coalition is prepared to step up pressure on […]

There’s going to be a partial road closure on Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Street in the capital starting today. The Department of Transport tweeted to say the right lane will be closed from Thursday midnight. The works will continue until 6am on Sunday morning. Partial Road Closure on Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Street #AbuDhabi Friday, 22 […]

Motorists with expired vehicle licences are being reminded to ensure they are renewed at the earliest. That’s the word from Abu Dhabi Police, who says this is vital to ensure the safety of road users. The authority’s also highlighted the importance of inspecting and repairing broken down vehicles for traffic safety.   للتأكد من صلاحية […]

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