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Dubai announces a major cycling network expansion with New Paths
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Dubai's Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) is working on a huge infrastructure project that will include a dedicated lane for bicycles, scooters, and pedestrians.

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UAE launches Blue Residency Visa to Champion Sustainability
7 hours

Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister, and Ruler of Dubai, announced the initiation of a special visa, recognizing outstanding contributions to environmental sustainability.

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The University of Sharjah reveals collaborative educational ventures in Egypt
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The University of Sharjah recently embarked on a five-day journey to Egypt, sparking discussions about potentially establishing a branch in the Arab Republic of Egypt.

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UAE: Your Step-by-Step Guide for Residency Renewal
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The General Directorate of Residency and Foreign Affairs in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has announced adjustments to the residence and renewal fees, affecting both locals and foreign nationals residing in the country.

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"Emirates Insurance" guarantees compensation for car agencies damage claims
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The Emirates Insurance Federation announced that insurance companies are cooperating fully and are committed to compensating for damages sustained by car agencies according to the terms of their contracts.

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Wizz Air Abu Dhabi Launches $71 Flight Subscription Service
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Wizz Air Abu Dhabi has unveiled an expanded version of its innovative flight subscription service, Wizz MultiPass. This revolutionary offering provides travelers with a fixed price for flights and baggage throughout the year.

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Emirates announces flight resumption from Dubai to Lagos in Nigeria on October 1
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Emirates Airlines launched a statement announcing the resumption of its services to Nigeria, commencing on October 1, 2024. 

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UAE Flights Unaffected After Munich Airport Closure Due to Climate Protest
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Flagship carriers Emirates and Etihad Airways have confirmed that flights between the UAE and Germany remained unaffected by the brief closure of Munich International Airport on Saturday.

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UAE unveils the number of accidents caused by sudden deviations in 2023
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According to data from the Ministry of Interior, there were 696 traffic accidents countrywide last year as a result of sudden car swerves while driving, up from 607 accidents in 2022.

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UAE launches 400 scholarships for exceptional students in private schools
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More than 400 scholarships are being offered by Dubai's private schools to deserving Emirati students as a result of a partnership between the Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA) and the Knowledge Fund Establishment.

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Emirates Airlines announces ambitious recruitment drive for 5,000 crew members
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With a reputation for quality and a commitment to giving passengers around the world outstanding service, Emirates Airlines is well-known.

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UAE records Dh1.7 billion in real estate transactions for April in Sharjah
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A notable uptick in real estate activity was revealed by the Sharjah Real Estate Registration Department in April, with a total of 1,632 deals totaling Dh1.7 billion.

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UAE condemns assault on Slovak Prime Minister
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The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has issued a strong condemnation of the recent attack on Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico.

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Dubai Police reveals the steps for filing complaints against workplace insults
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In the United Arab Emirates (UAE), insults, rumors, and slander are not taken lightly, especially in the workplace.

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UAE unveils Watering 8 Farmlands After Irrigation System Revival
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Local agriculture has been revitalized by the nonprofit group Emirates Nature-WWF and Etihad Rail's sponsorship of the restoration of a run-down Falaj irrigation system near Bithnah.

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UAE: Spectacular "Flower Moon" Celestial Event on This Date
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The celestial spectacle of the Flower Moon, set to grace the United Arab Emirates' night sky on May 22, beckons both seasoned stargazers and casual observers alike to witness its enchanting radiance.

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Al Maktoum Airport unveils innovative monorail and green spaces
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Al Maktoum International Airport (DWC) is set to become a city within a city, complete with its own transport system, green zones, and a variety of entertainment and retail offerings.

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Dubai launches the Sustainable Hatta Project to divert landfill waste
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A significant step towards environmental sustainability has been taken in Hatta with the launch of a new waste management initiative.

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UAE introduces proposal for electronic system to monitor food diseases
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The issue of food safety is paramount to ensuring the health and well-being of a nation's citizens.

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UAE: GACA launches a protocol for managing infectious diseases during travel
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A new policy that aims to improve air safety, especially in light of infectious diseases, has been introduced by the General Authority of Civil Aviation (GACA).

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UAE Health Authority launches the largest hybrid cord blood bank in Abu Dhabi
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The Abu Dhabi Department of Health, in conjunction with M42, has revealed the formation of the Abu Dhabi Biobank.

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Dubai Financial Services Authority unveils licensing statistics for 2023
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The Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA) emphasized a time of expansion, innovation, and major contributions to Dubai's economic landscape in its annual report for 2023.

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UAE: SALIK records 562 AED million in revenue in Q1 2024
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With 122.8 million revenue-generating journeys in the first quarter of 2024, an 8.1% increase over the same period the previous year, SALIK saw impressive revenue growth.

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UAE announces CBSE Class 10, 12 Board Results
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Students at CBSE-affiliated schools in Dubai are making remarkable achievements following the Central Board of Secondary Education's (CBSE) announcement of Class 10 and Class 12 results.

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UAE Police introduces the first "Tent Pegging" team in Dubai
1 week

By demonstrating the riders' exceptional horsemanship, Dubai Mounted Police Station creates the first "tent pegging" police team in the United Arab Emirates.

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UAE Travelers: Your Comprehensive Guide to Hong Kong
1 week

Hong Kong, a city where tradition intertwines seamlessly with modernity, stands as a beacon of vibrancy in the Far East.

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Fujairah Authority unveils Rising Fire Incidents and Drowning Decline in 2023
1 week

The Fujairah Civil Defense Department recently disclosed concerning statistics regarding fire incidents in the emirate. Shockingly, the past year witnessed a surge in fatalities and injuries due to fires.

Business
Dubai unveils a long-term gaming visa initiative for innovators
1 week

In recent years, Dubai has emerged as a dynamic hub for innovation and entrepreneurship across various industries.

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UAE strongly condemns Israel PM remarks on the Gaza Administration
1 week

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has voiced its severe dissatisfaction with recent statements made by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu over the Gulf state's possible role in Gaza's post-war governance.

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UAE unveils road accident statistics in 2023
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The Ministry of Interior (MoI) has taken a proactive step by releasing 'open data' concerning road safety statistics for the year 2023, offering valuable insights into the prevalent risks and challenges faced on UAE roads.

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Deliveroo introduces the Abra Delivery Service in Dubai
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In a city like Dubai, where modern skyscrapers stand alongside historic landmarks, the juxtaposition of tradition and innovation is evident at every turn.

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Dubai government launches an AI training program for HR employees
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In its ongoing commitment to bolster the skills of its workforce, the Dubai Government Human Resources Department recently orchestrated a comprehensive training initiative on the fundamentals of generative artificial intelligence.

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UAE delivers an ambulance and x-ray machine to bolster Gaza healthcare
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In a significant move towards bolstering medical services in the Gaza Strip, Operation "The Gallant Knight 3" has seen the delivery of vital medical equipment and supplies to the Marwani Field Hospital.

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Dubai Financial Market: Spinneys IPO Sparks 9% Share Surge
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Investor demand and attention to Spinneys 1961 Holding's recent listing on the Dubai Financial Market (DFM) have been exceptionally high.

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Dubai launches a job fair for students with 150+ opportunities
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The 2024 Spring Job Fair at the University of Dubai is more than just an event; it's a gateway to professional growth and development for students.

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Etihad Airways unveils its Q1 2024 progress
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Etihad Airways, a prominent Middle Eastern airline, has released its first quarter 2024 financial statistics, exhibiting an exceptional performance that exceeds historical benchmarks.

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Abu Dhabi announces "Dark Sky" policy aimed at combating light pollution
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The Abu Dhabi Department of Municipalities and Transport has unveiled a fresh environmental directive titled the "Abu Dhabi Dark Skies General Policy," with the objective of safeguarding Abu Dhabi's nighttime scenery while advancing a...

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UAE introduces a new decision to ease free parking accessibility
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In a groundbreaking move, the city of Sharjah has revolutionized its parking policies to better accommodate people of determination (PoD).

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UAE unveils key appointments at Abu Dhabi Accountability Authority
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The President of the State, may God protect him, and the ruler of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, have signed many important Emiri Decrees that demonstrate his dedication to promoting integrity and anti-corruption...

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UAE introduces $15 million in aid for Kenyan flood relief
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A dire image of extensive loss and devastation is painted by the aftermath of the recent floods in Kenya.