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UAE: World Conference on Muslim Minorities Welcome Step, Says Local Paper
Att.Editors: The following item is from the Emirates News Agency (WAM)
ABU DHABI, Feb 17 (WAM) - A United Arab Emirates (UAE) daily has underlined the significance of the first-ever World Conference on Muslim Minorities that will be held in the UAE capital May 8-9.
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UAE: First Nation to Realise Immense Potential Offered by AI
Att.Editors: The following item is from the Emirates News Agency (WAM)
SHARJAH, Feb 17 (WAM) - The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has been one of the first countries in the world to realise the strategic importance of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and has established the first ministry and minister in the world dedicated to Artificial Intelligence in sync with the leaps of progress witnessed by the country in all spheres.
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UAE: First Meeting Held in 2018 of Council for Climate Change and Environment
Att.Editors: The following item is from the Emirates News Agency (WAM)
AL AIN, Feb 17 (WAM) - The United Arab Emirates (UAE) Council for Climate Change and Environment held its first meeting in 2018, headed by Dr. Thani bin Ahmed Al-Zeyoudi, Minister of Climate Change and Environment. The meeting was held at the Telal Resort Al Ain and attended by council members from local and federal authorities and the private sector.
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YEMEN: ERC Provides Fuel for Urology Hospital, Kidney Centres in Shabwah
Att.Editors: The following item is from the Emirates News Agency (WAM)
SHABWAH, Feb 17 (WAM) - The United Arab Emirates (UAE) humanitarian aid authority Emirates Red Crescent (ERC) has provided 36,000 litres of diesel fuel to power the Urology Hospital in Azzan and dialysis centres in the cities of Ataq and Baihan in Shabwah Governorate, Yemen.
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YEMEN: Hodeidah on Way to Liberation from Iranian-Backed Houthis
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RIYADH, Feb 16 (WAM) - Yemeni President Abdrabbou Mansour Hadi has said that the Yemeni coastal province of Hodeidah is on its way to becoming liberated from under the grips of Iranian-backed Houthi militias, reported the Saudi Press Agency, SPA.
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YEMEN: Saudi-led Arab Coalition Jet Fighters Launch 68 Airstrikes Against Houthi Targets
Att.Editors: The following item is from the Emirates News Agency (WAM)
MOCHA, Feb 16 (WAM) - The Saudi-led Arab Coalition jet fighters - backed by the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Armed Forces - launched 68 airstrikes on military targets and sites belonging to the Iran-aligned Houthi militias in six governorates in Yemen over the last 24 hours.
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UAE: Ministry of Education Signs Two Agreements to Advance School Environment
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DUBAI, Feb 16 (WAM) - The United Arab Emirates (UAE) Ministry of Education has signed, during the first day of the National Science, Technology and Innovation (NSTI) Festival, two agreements, the first with the General Authority for Sports (GAS) and the second with the US, company Udacity, with the aim of strengthening their co-operation and advancing the country’s school environment.
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UAE: Sharjah's Flag Island Sheds Light on ‘Eco-Innovation’ During Innovation Month
Att.Editors: The following item is from the Emirates News Agency (WAM)
SHARJAH, Feb 16 (WAM) - In line with the ongoing United Arab Emirates (UAE) Innovation Month, an event that is celebrating creativity across the seven emirates throughout February, the Flag Island in Sharjah has announced a week-long activation, "Island of Science," from February 15 to 21.
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UAE: Plan to Overhaul Education Will Pay Dividends, Says Local Paper
Att.Editors: The following item is from the Emirates News Agency (WAM)
ABU DHABI, Feb 15 (WAM) - In 1976, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) was home to one university and 20 schools. Today that number has grown to 70 institutions of higher learning and 1,600 schools, but extraordinary growth brings both change and complexity, a UAE newspaper has said.
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UAE: Abu Dhabi to Host International Muslim Minorities Congress on May 8-9
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ABU DHABI, Feb 15 (WAM) - Under the patronage of Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, United Arab Emirates (UAE) Minister of Tolerance, Abu Dhabi will host the International Muslim Minorities Congress: Opportunities and Challenges (IMMC) on May 8-9 with a large international and Islamic participation.
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