4.2m banned drug capsules confiscated in Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi: Abu Dhabi Police have arrested two Arab nationals and confiscated 4.2 million drug capsules from their possession, an officer said on Saturday. The suspects hid these capsules under a huge quantity of agriculture seeds at a farm in the country. ( read original story ...)

DEWA encourages Dubai citizens to install solar panels

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has begun encouraging city residents to install photovoltaic (PV) panels on their rooftops, so they can benefit from the Shams Dubai initiative. Shams Dubai allows residents to benefit from solar power, and ... ( read original story ...)

DEWA encourages residents to install solar panels

... centre | Saudi issues framework for small-scale solar energy generation | Legislation is driving the GCC's rooftop solar sector Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has encouraged Dubai citizens and residents to install solar photovoltaic ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai residents urged to self-generate electric power

Shams Dubai encourages DEWA customers to install solar photovoltaic panels on the roofs of their premises to generate electricity from solar power and export any excess to the power grid. This is part of DEWA’s effort to promote Dubai’s sustainable and ... ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi Police seize 4.2 million drug pills on farm

Police arrested two suspects with 4.2 million captagon tablets on a farm in the UAE. Abu Dhabi Police said on Saturday that the suspects - both from Arab countries - were arrested while attempting to smuggle the drugs, hidden under agricultural seedlings ... ( read original story ...)

UAE’s IPO drought is likely to ease from this year

Dubai: The IPO activity in the UAE has remained subdued for the past few years, which can be broadly attributed to two factors — firstly and the most important one is the lack of favourable market conditions, and secondly the unfriendly regulatory ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai Metro to extend use of 3D printing after Siemens deal

Dubai's Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has signed an agreement with Siemens to extend its use of 3D printing technology. The transport authority said the memorandum of understanding is an additional step that will practically enhance RTA’s already ... ( read original story ...)

UAE leaders exchange Eid Al Adha greetings

Abu Dhabi: Their Highnesses the Supreme Council Members and Rulers of the Emirates on Friday expressed their warmest congratulations to President His Highness Shaikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, on the occasion of Eid Al Adha, wishing him continued health ... ( read original story ...)

Thousands attend Eid Al Adha prayers in UAE

Abu Dhabi: Thousands of people braved the early morning humidity and heat in Abu Dhabi to congregate at mosques for Eid Al Adha prayers. Expatriates who attended the prayers expressed a deep sense of nostalgia as they recalled the times when they had ... ( read original story ...)