UAE prepares for Nat’l Day celebration

DUBAI – The United Arab Emirates is inviting the community to contribute ‘historical items’ in its ardent desire to relive and preserve its historical past. His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the ... ( read original story ...)

Sultan: UAE leads in gender equality

Dubai: The UAE is a regional leader in gender equality, according to the World Economic Forum Global Gender Gap Report, with illiteracy rates in the country reported as low as 7.3 per cent last year. This was highlighted by His Highness Dr Shaikh Sultan ... ( read original story ...)

National campaign to preserve UAE’s legacy launched

Dubai: His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, on Tuesday announced the launch of the national campaign ‘Let’s Preserve the Legacy’ and extended an open invitation to the ... ( read original story ...)

UAE among fastest growing publishing markets globally

Sharjah: The UAE has taken impressive strides in publishing and has one of the fastest growing publishing markets globally, Shaikha Budoor Bint Sultan Al Qasimi, founder and honorary president of Emirates Publishers Association (EPA) and member of the ... ( read original story ...)

New museum celebrates UAE founding fathers

His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, has announced that the Union Museum, which tells the story of the UAE’s founding fathers and the country’s journey, will open on ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai unveils tallest LEGO replica of world's tallest building

Head over LEGOLAND Dubai to catch a glimpse of the world's tallest replica structure of-- what else-- the Burj Khalifa. Here is some exciting news! We've unveiled the Burj Khalifa, the world's tallest LEGO® model of a building in MINILAND at @LEGOLANDDubai! ( read original story ...)

Dubai is trying to build the world's tallest building-again

If you've ever been to Dubai, you know that there are architectural marvels around every corner. That includes the world's tallest building, known as the Burj Khalifa, which hovers a nosebleeding 154 stories—or 2,722 feet—above the desert floor. ( read original story ...)

UAE visa issuance centre opens in New Delhi

New Delhi: A new overseas consular section and visa issuance centre for UAE visas was opened in New Delhi. The consular services section will ease the issuance of Emirati visas for Indians and residents of India, which will facilitate the entry of Indian ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai surgeons to print organs in 3D ahead of surgery

told Gulf News: “Our 3D printing programme is aligned to the 3D printing strategy initiated by His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai. We have adopted this strategy and have ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai Municipality to accept e-dirham payment for its services

Dubai: Dubai Municipality customers will no longer have to visit ... “The municipality is keen to find different ways to help customers make payments,” Lootah told Gulf News after the MoU signing ceremony at Gitex. “We are using a lot of systems ... ( read original story ...)