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UAE confirms first coronavirus case

UAE confirms first coronavirus case

🕔12:42, 29.Jan 2020

Abu Dhabi, Jan 29  Authorities in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Wednesday confirmed the first case of the deadly novel coronavirus in the country, which has so far killed 132 people in China, where the outbreak originated. In a

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First UAE astronaut enters ISS

First UAE astronaut enters ISS

🕔12:15, 26.Sep 2019

Dubai, Sep 26  Hazzaa AlMansoori has become the first astronaut from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to enter the International Space Station (ISS) after the Soyuz spacecraft carrying him and two others successfully docked at the ISS. AlMansoori, 35, headed

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As Pak cries foul over Kashmir, UAE to honour Modi

As Pak cries foul over Kashmir, UAE to honour Modi

🕔12:09, 23.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 23  At a time when Pakistan is virtually begging for support from the Muslim world against India for Kashmir, it faces a huge rebuff from the United Arab Emirates (UAE), with the key Islamic nation set to

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UAE will be first Middle East country to issue RuPay card

UAE will be first Middle East country to issue RuPay card

🕔15:37, 22.Aug 2019

Abu Dhabi, Aug 22  The UAE will be the first country in the Middle East to witness the launch of the RuPay card, “an Indian indigenous equivalent of Mastercard or Visa”, during the visit of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi

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PM Modi embarks on 3-nation visit

PM Modi embarks on 3-nation visit

🕔13:10, 22.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 22 Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday left the national capital for France to attend bilateral and multilateral programmes there. From France, Modi will travel to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Bahrain before returning to France to

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Indian expats celebrate I-Day in UAE

Indian expats celebrate I-Day in UAE

🕔19:11, 15.Aug 2019

Dubai, Aug 15  Indian expatriates on Thursday gathered at the consulate here and the embassy in Abu Dhabi to mark the 73rd Independence Day and witnessed the unfurling of the Tricolour. While a special statue of Mahatma Gandhi will be

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UAE keen to invest in Himachal Pradesh, says CM

UAE keen to invest in Himachal Pradesh, says CM

🕔17:52, 25.Jun 2019

Shimla, June 25 The United Arab Emirates is keen to invest in food processing, logistics and infrastructure of Himachal Pradesh, Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur has said. At a meeting with Jamal Al Jarwan, Secretary General of the UAE’s Ministry of

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Indians celebrate traditional new years in UAE

Indians celebrate traditional new years in UAE

🕔18:00, 16.Apr 2019

Dubai, April 16  Indian expatriates across the United Arab Emirates (UAE) celebrated spring time harvest festivals and ushered in traditional new years, the media reported. Keralites, the largest group among more than 3.3 million-strong Indian community in the UAE, celebrated

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Indian student invents robots for greener UAE

Indian student invents robots for greener UAE

🕔10:00, 12.Apr 2019

Abu Dhabi, April 12  An Indian student has invented robots to help the United Arab Emirates (UAE) become greener, including a cleaner bot that preserves the marine environment and another that helps minimize human labour on farms, the media reported.

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UAE awards Modi highest civilian honour

UAE awards Modi highest civilian honour

🕔20:03, 4.Apr 2019

Abu Dhabi/New Delhi, April 4  The United Arab Emirates has decided to confer the countrys highest civilian award “The Order of Zayed” on Prime Minister Narendra Modi for boosting bilateral relations between the two countries. The announcement was made by

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Changes in UAE visa to benefit Indian expats’ kin too

Changes in UAE visa to benefit Indian expats’ kin too

🕔06:29, 2.Apr 2019

Abu Dhabi, April 2  The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has announced new visa guidelines as per which family members of foreign citizens, including Indians, working in the country will now be able to get an “expat visa” if the working

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India, UAE review bilateral ties, to work together in Africa

India, UAE review bilateral ties, to work together in Africa

🕔10:20, 5.Dec 2018

Abu Dhabi, Dec 5  India and the UAE on Tuesday reviewed their entire gamut of bilateral ties during their 12th Joint Commission meeting here and signed two agreements, including one on development cooperation in Africa. In the meeting, co-chaired by

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Agusta case: Indian authorities fail to produce evidence against Michel in UAE court

Agusta case: Indian authorities fail to produce evidence against Michel in UAE court

🕔13:38, 17.Jul 2018

New Delhi, July 17  In a setback to efforts to extradite British national Christian Michel James — one of the alleged middlemen in the Rs 3,600 crore AgustaWestland VVIP chopper deal case — Indian authorities failed to produce any evidence

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UAE to tow Antarctic icebergs for water need by early 2020

UAE to tow Antarctic icebergs for water need by early 2020

🕔09:49, 2.Jul 2018

Dubai, July 2 A local firm has launched an official website on United Arab Emirates (UAE)-Iceberg Project to highlight the upcoming stages and benefits in environment and economy. The National Advisor Bureau Limited put forward the project of towing icebergs

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UAE proposes to set up consulate in Hyderabad

UAE proposes to set up consulate in Hyderabad

🕔10:09, 29.Jun 2018

Hyderabad, June 29  The United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Thursday proposed to set up a consulate in Hyderabad. This was conveyed by UAE Minister for Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Sheikh Abdullah Bin Zayed Al Nahyan to Telangana Chief Minister

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UAE’s Emirates to build world’s largest vertical farm in Dubai

UAE’s Emirates to build world’s largest vertical farm in Dubai

🕔21:10, 26.Jun 2018

Dubai, June 26 The United Arab Emirates (UAE) flagship carrier Emirates Airline has launched a joint project with US Crop One Holdings to build the world’s largest vertical farming facility near Dubai’s Al Maktoum International Airport, it was announced on Tuesday.

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UAE tops world in job satisfaction: Poll

UAE tops world in job satisfaction: Poll

🕔18:00, 5.May 2018

Abu Dhabi, May 5  The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has the highest percentage of employees satisfied with their jobs, according to a survey released by Gallup World Poll. The poll, which was released earlier this week, surveyed over 1,000 people

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UAE suspends ‘good conduct certificate’ for foreign job seekers

UAE suspends ‘good conduct certificate’ for foreign job seekers

🕔10:38, 2.Apr 2018

Dubai, April 2  The United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Sunday suspended the implementation of the new “good conduct certificate” for foreign job seekers until further notice. The move was announced by the Ministry Of Human Resources and Emiratisation without giving

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UAE, Saudi Arabia eye civil aviation cooperation

UAE, Saudi Arabia eye civil aviation cooperation

🕔20:40, 22.Mar 2018

Dubai, March 22 The General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and a high-level delegation from Saudi Arabia on Thursday discussed ways of strengthening cooperation in the air transport sector. Both sides discussed the mechanisms of

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UAE, France launch new cultural initiative to boost ties

UAE, France launch new cultural initiative to boost ties

🕔10:24, 12.Feb 2018

Dubai, Feb 12  The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and France announced on Saturday the launch of a new cultural initiative to strengthen the long-standing and fruitful relationship between the two countries. The new initiative, UAE-France Cultural Dialogue 2018, was co-inaugurated

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