The 111th Canton Fair “The Growing Importance of Emerging Markets”

GUANGZHOU, China, Aug. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/AsiaNet Pakistan — As the world’s best athletes give everything during this summer’s sporting season, individuals and governments are trying equally hard to overcome the challenges of the global economy. In Europe, experts are working …

Speeding is UAE’s biggest traffic safety concern, reveals 999 Magazine’s national driving survey

Abu Dhabi: Speeding is the single biggest traffic safety concern for the UAE’s travelling public, 999 Magazine’s national driving survey revealed.

The study, which polled 1,350 respondents across the country, found that even as 68 per cent of respondents consider …

Coptic Church in Abu Dhabi highlights UAE’s tolerance

Abu Dhabi: The Coptic Orthodox Cathedral Church in Abu Dhabi has appreciated the UAE’s compassion and tolerance under wise leadership of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan.

It cited the country has allowed the Christian communities to …

UAE receives silver medal in top class at expo 2012

Seoul: The UAE Pavilion at EXPO 2012 Yeosu Korea has been awarded a Silver Medal for its creative display . With over 100 participating countries, categorised into A, B, and C classes, depending on their level of participation, the UAE …

Dubai Customs foils bid to smuggle 4.2 million Tramadol pills

Dubai: Dubai Customs has successfully foiled an attempt by a food and beverages company to smuggle about 52 million drug tablets of restricted use including 4.2 million tablets of Tramadol drug being prohibited by virtue of the Cabinet`s decision No. …

20 elite Emirati students get Al Nokhba scholarship for advanced technology

Abu Dhabi: Twenty elite Emirati students were honoured this week with the 2012/2013 Al Nokhba Scholarship for Advanced Technology at the scholarship induction ceremony held in the Rocco Forte Hotel Abu Dhabi.

The scholarship sponsored by the Abu Dhabi Education …

Khalifa orders sending urgent relief aid to displaced Rohingya Muslim Minority in Myanmar

Abu Dhabi: President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan has instructed the Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan Humanitarian Foundation to urgently dispatch the relief aid to Rohingya Muslim Minority in Myanmar, following the bloody incidents that left thousands …