Statement by H.E. Khalid Jasim Al Midfa, Chairman of Sharjah Commerce and Tourism Development Authority (SCTDA), on World Heritage Day- April 18

Statement by H.E. Khalid Jasim Al Midfa, Chairman of Sharjah Commerce and Tourism Development Authority (SCTDA), on World Heritage Day- April 18

“The Sharjah Commerce and Tourism Development Authority joins the global community in its celebration of the World Heritage Day, the annual event highlighting the heritage, history, roots and traditions of every nation in the world. This celebration complements the SCTDA’s aim to preserve Emirati culture by providing a glimpse of our rich cultural heritage, which represents how life was experienced by the generations before us, while also strengthening our national identity. In line with the guidance and vision of H.H. Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Member of the…

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Suqia Announces Details of 2nd Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Water Award, with Prizes Totalling USD1 Million

Suqia Announces Details of 2nd Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Water Award, with Prizes Totalling USD1 Million

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, (AETOSWire)- HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the UAE Water Aid Foundation (Suqia), announced details of the 2nd Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Water Award, launched by HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai. The award encourages research centres, individuals, and innovators around the world to develop sustainable and innovative solutions using solar energy to address scarcity of potable water. Overseen by Suqia, under the umbrella of…

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Governance in Times of Rapid Change: Hawkamah and ICSA to Emphasise the Impact of Corporate Governance on Sustainability

Governance in Times of Rapid Change: Hawkamah and ICSA to Emphasise the Impact of Corporate Governance on Sustainability

Hawkamah’s annual conference will be held in partnership with ICSA: The Governance Institute, the leading professional body for governance in the UK The institutes are promoting the best governance trends in the region The 2019 conference will explore how good governance can boost sustainability Dubai, United Arab Emirates -(AETOSWire)- Hawkamah, The Institute for Corporate Governance, will hold its thirteenth annual conference in Dubai on April 25, 2019 in partnership with ICSA: The Governance Institute, the professional body for governance in the UK, Republic of Ireland and Associated Territories, Channel Islands…

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Abu Dhabi Smart Solutions & Services Authority signs MoU with Microsoft to establish ‘Cloud Centre of Excellence’

Abu Dhabi Smart Solutions & Services Authority signs MoU with Microsoft to establish ‘Cloud Centre of Excellence’

Abu Dhabi Smart Solutions and Services Authority to work with Microsoft in enhancing cloud services delivery and empowering government employees through upskilling initiatives Abu Dhabi, April 14, 2019– The Abu Dhabi Smart Solutions and Services Authority (ADSSSA) today announced that it has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Microsoft to establish a ‘Cloud centre of Excellence’ that will aim to build its capacity for the delivery of cloud services and platforms, as well as upskill the emirate’s public sector workforce. This partnership is aligned with ADSSSA’s strategy and ongoing…

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Sharjah Ruler Opens Historic Dh 6-Billion Khorfakkan Highway Along with Number of Ambitious Projects

Sharjah Ruler Opens Historic Dh 6-Billion Khorfakkan Highway Along with Number of Ambitious Projects

New Road and Key Infrastructure Projects to Give A Huge Boost to Khorfakkan City on The Emirate’s Beautiful East Coast SHARJAH, United Arab Emirates, (AETOSWire)– HH Sheikh Dr Sultan bin Mohamed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, accompanied by HH Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Ras Al Khaimah, and HH Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed bin Sultan Al Qasimi, Crown Prince and Deputy Ruler of Sharjah, inaugurated on Saturday the new Khorfakkan highway. Extending 89 kilometers and with an estimated cost…

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Mazaya Government Services- A Year of Success

Mazaya Government Services- A Year of Success

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, on 14 April 2019 –(AETOSWire): Mazaya Government Services Center celebrates the first anniversary of its establishment, underlining a remarkable success story in the governmental services sector. During this year, the Center was distinguished by earning the trust of a significant number of customers across all sectors at the Emirate of Dubai. The parent company, On-Time Government Services, endeavored to establish Mazaya Government Services Center, strategically located at Sheikh Zayed Road, near Business Bay and Dubai Mall, in the heart of the Emirate. The center aims to…

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Director of Dubai Customs makes evening tour to Customs Declaration Management and Control Room

Director of Dubai Customs makes evening tour to Customs Declaration Management and Control Room

Dubai, UAE 6th April, 2019: Director of Dubai Customs made an evening tour to the Customs Declaration Management and the Control Room of the Customs Intelligence Department. He confirmed that Part of Dubai Customs role is to maintain security and safety through securing the emirate’s borders and entry points and protecting society from the hazards of illegitimate trade. “Serve People” is one of the ten commandments of governance set by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai. He…

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Dubai Maritime City Authority continues with enhanced maritime inspections amidst rising maritime traffic in local waters

Dubai Maritime City Authority continues with enhanced maritime inspections amidst rising maritime traffic in local waters

Operational efficiency, safe navigation, and maritime safety are priorities in Dubai maritime sector   09 April 2019 Dubai, United Arab Emirates The Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA) revealed a significant improvement across maritime traffic inspections conducted in Dubai waters in 2018, resulting in an increased of marine, coastal, commercial, tourism, sports and leisure related activities. The positive performance also demonstrates the authority’s continuing commitment to enhance and improve maritime regulatory and operational procedures for berths, including the practice of maritime safety, safe navigation and operational efficiency along local coastlines. Maritime inspections…

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ADEK partners with ADSSSA to launch new service aimed at enlisting children for public school upon birth registration

ADEK partners with ADSSSA to launch new service aimed at enlisting children for public school upon birth registration

New service under TAMM system provides proactive solution for registering children in Abu Dhabi’s public schools Abu Dhabi, April 09, 2019- As part of the continuing efforts to provide easier access to key government services, the Abu Dhabi Department of Education and Knowledge (ADEK) has partnered with the Abu Dhabi Smart Solutions and Services Authority (ADSSSA) to launch a new ‘Pre-Registration for School’ service through the TAMM system. Parents will now be able to access the ‘Pre-Registration for Schools’ service upon completion of their child’s birth registration process with the…

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Dubai Government Workshop joins whole UAE in celebration of World Health Day

Dubai Government Workshop joins whole UAE in celebration of World Health Day

Activities held in partnership with Dubai Health Authority UAE, 7 April 2019 – Dubai Government Workshop (DGW), in collaboration with the Dubai Health Authority (DHA), successfully organized a series of events held in commemoration of World Health Day. The event, which was held at the DGW Headquarters, falls in line with the workshop’s commitment towards community responsibility and the move to increase awareness and promote good health across its employees. The initiative also aimed towards promoting best health practices like healthy nutrition, abstinence from smoking and physical fitness. H.E. Fahad…

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