Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Local News

UAE Consul General in New York meets with Philadelphia Mayor

The UAE’s Consul General in New York Majid Al-Suwaidi has met with Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney in Pennsylvania. They have discussed opportunities to expand bilateral relationships between the UAE and the US state. Philadelphia, the fifth most populated city in the US is an economic hub, and many Emirati fly ...

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Dubai gets centralised transport and traffic control system

A unified system which brings the control of different modes of public transport under one platform is now operational in Dubai. His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, has inaugurated the Enterprise Command & Control Centre (EC3) which ...

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UAE films now eligible to win Oscars

For the first time, the UAE is now eligible to win the Oscars. According to the Dubai International Film Festival, the Emirates can now submit an entry to The Academy Award’s foreign language film competition. The best films of 2017 will be honoured next March at the Dolby Theatre in ...

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