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UAE: Dubai Health Authority Launches Initiative for Treating Cancer
Att.Editors: The following item is from the Emirates News Agency (WAM)
DUBAI, Dec 11 (WAM) - The Dubai Health Authority (DHA) announced yesterday the launch of a Basmah initiative, making Dubai, one of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), the first government entity in the world to provide a complete spectrum of care from screening to treatment for three types of cancer under the basic benefit plan of the Dubai Mandatory Health Insurance Scheme.
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UAE: Cabinet Reaffirms that Jerusalem is Essence of Regional Peace and Stability
Att.Editors: The following item is from the Emirates News Agency (WAM)
DUBAI, Dec 11 (WAM) - The United Arab Emirates (UAE) Cabinet reaffirmed yesterday that the UAE will remain a firm supporter of the Arab identity of ‎Jerusalem and of the legal status established by all international conventions as well as of the rights of ‎the Palestinian people.
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UAE: Fifteen Million Dollars Donated to Support Education in Gaza
Att.Editors: The following item is from the Emirates News Agency (WAM)
ABU DHABI, Dec 11 (WAM) - The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has donated AED55 million (US$15 million) to support education in Gaza in cooperation with the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA).
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UAE: Awareness Campaign on Social, Emotional Abuse against Women
Att.Editors: The following item is from the Emirates News Agency (WAM)
DUBAI, Dec 11 (WAM) - The United Arab Emirates (UAE) Dubai Foundation for Women and Children (DFWAC) recently organised its 3rd annual campaign to eliminate violence against women under the slogan "What you say will stay".
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YEMEN: Emirates Red Crescent Provides Furniture to University Residences in Hadramaut
Att.Editors: The following item is from the Emirates News Agency (WAM)
HADRAMAUT, Dec 11 (WAM) - The United Arab Emirates (UAE) humanitarian aid authority Emirates Red Crescent (ERC) has boosted its support of the higher education sector in Yemen by delivering large batches of furniture to university housing in the governorate of Hadramaut.
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UAE: Palestine Has the Entire World’s Solidarity, Says Local Paper
Att.Editors: The following item is from the Emirates News Agency (WAM)
DUBAI, Dec 8 (WAM) - A United Arab Emirates (UAE) paper has said that with protests breaking out in many places in the Middle East against United States President Donald Trump’s unilateral decision to recognise occupied Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, scores of countries around the world joined in the chorus to condemn the hugely controversial move.
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UAE: Membership in Three UNESCO Committees
Att.Editors: The following item is from the Emirates News Agency (WAM)
DUBAI, Dec 8 (WAM) - The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has obtained membership of three committees of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) due to its role in developing the working mechanisms of the international organisation and its committees, with the aim of achieving efficient communication between its member countries, which would positively affect all segments of the international community.
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UAE: Land Forces Arrive in Port Sudan to Participate in "Coast Heroes 1" Exercise
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KHARTOUM, Dec 8 (WAM) - Units of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Land Forces arrived this Wednesday at Port Sudan, in eastern Sudan, to participate in the second phase of "Coast Heroes 1," a joint military exercise between the armed forces of the UAE and Sudan.
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UAE: Government "Surprised and Disappointed" to be Included on EU List of Non-Compliant Tax Jurisdictions
Att.Editors: The following item is from the Emirates News Agency (WAM)
ABU DHABI, Dec 8 (WAM) - The Government of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has issued a statement expressing its surprise and disappointment that it has been included by the European Union on a list of non-compliant tax jurisdictions.
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UAE: Improving Financial Aid for Children with Special Needs Will Pay Off, Says Local Paper
Att.Editors: The following item is from the Emirates News Agency (WAM)
ABU DHABI, Dec 7 (WAM) - A United Arab Emirates (UAE) newspaper has said that parents of Emirati children with special needs will be encouraged by this week's discussion at the Federal National Council about waiving means testing for financial support. The FNC has asked the Ministry of Community Development to change the rules.
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