Mohammed bin Azzan Al Mazrouei named acting under secretary of Al Gharbia Ruler’s Representative Court

Abu Dhabi: Gen. His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces and Chairman of Abu Dhabi Executive Council, has issued a resolution assigning Mohammed Hamadn bin Azzan Al Mazrouei to take responsibilities of the acting under secretary of the court of the Ruler’s Representative in the Western Region (Al Gharbia).

Sustainable hunting of Houbara key to the future of falconry

Abu Dhabi: A survey of falconers in the Gulf has found that while a large majority are aware of sustainable levels of hunting (65 per cent) just as many (66 per cent) believe the numbers of the endangered Houbara bustard in the wild are still declining and that poaching and unregulated hunting are by far the main reasons for this decline (cited by 58 per cent of respondents). The survey…

Fluke Biomedical launches lightweight 190M Medical ScopeMeter® Portable Oscilloscope

EVERETT, Washington, Sept. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire– Fluke Biomedical, a global provider of medical device test and safety equipment, announced today the debut of its new 190M Medical ScopeMeter Portable Oscilloscope. Designed to take the guesswork out of troubleshooting medical imaging equipment, the multifunctional 190M presents complicated data in simple-to-read formats to make hospital-complex computer testing easy.(Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120906/SF69774)(Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120130/SF43337LOGO-b)“Avoiding one unnecessary board change or even half a day of downtime saves…

ای ڈی ایکس نے پیئرسن وی یو ای کے ساتھ تعاون کے ذریعے مختار امتحانی تجربات کے آپشن کا اعلان کر دیا

کیمبرج، میساچوسٹس، 6 ستمبر 2012ء/پی آرنیوزوائر–آن لائن تعلیم کا منصوبہ ای ڈی ایکس (edX) پراکٹرز یعنی مختار حتمی امتحان کے لیے طالب علموں کو آپشنز پیش کرنے کی خاطر پیئرسن وی یو ای کے ساتھ معاہدے کا اعلان کر کے اعلیٰ تعلیم کی کایا پلٹ کے لیے مستقل کام جاری رکھے ہوئے ہے۔ای ڈی ایکس کے صدر آننت اگروال نے کہا کہ “ہمارے آن لائن طالب علم جو ایک آزاد…

edX Announces Option Of Proctored Exam Testing Through Collaboration With Pearson VUE

CAMBRIDGE, Massachusetts, Sept. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire — Online learning venture edX continues to transform higher education by announcing today its agreement with Pearson VUE to offer learners the option of taking a proctored final exam.“Our online learners who want the flexibility to provide potential employers with an independently validated certificate may now choose to take the course exam at a proctored test site,” said Anant Agarwal, president of edX.  “This…

Noront Releases Positive Feasibility Study for Eagle’s Nest Project

TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Marketwire – September 5, 2012) – Noront Resources Ltd. (“Noront” or the “Company”) (TSX VENTURE: NOT) is pleased to announce the results of an updated National Instrument 43-101 – Standards of Disclosure for Mineral Projects (“NI 43-101″) compliant Feasibility Study (“FS”) for a stand alone nickel, copper, platinum group element (“Ni-Cu-PGE”) mine and mill complex exploiting the Company’s 100% owned Eagle’s Nest deposit (the “Project”), McFaulds Lake, James Bay…

Reem Al Hashimi co-chairs meeting of the Friends of Syria working group

Berlin: UAE Minister of State Reem Al Hashimi and German Foreign Minister Guido Pfister Welle co-chaired on Tuesday in Berlin, the second meeting of the working group of the ‘Friends of Syria’ concerned with rebuilding the Syrian economy. Al Hashimi reviewed the efforts of the UAE in support of the Syrian people in economic and humanitarian fields, the latest of which was the establishment of a camp and a sophisticated…

Mohammed Bin Zayed chairs Executive Council meeting

Abu Dhabi: His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, has ratified a decision exempting the suburban communal homes from paying fees for surveying and estimating the cost of additional plots of land needed for their extension. The Crown Prince chaired today a meeting of the Executive Council of the Abu Dhabi emirate in the presence…