From the UAE to Zaatari refugee camp, clinic helps thousands

This came during a visit to the camp organised by Sharjah based TBHF for UAE journalists on Sunday. The tour showed the efforts of the foundation to improve the humanitarian conditions of Syrian refugees and the impact of the UAE community’s donations in ... ( read original story ...)

Manchester attack: What Britons in UAE have to say

the UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation emphasised the UAE's unwavering stance that rejects terrorism in all its forms and manifestations. News of the bombing, which is the worst terrorist attack in the UK since the July 7 ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai police say 7 killed, 35 injured in bus crash

Dubai police say seven people have been killed and 35 injured when a bus crashed into a truck on one of the sheikhdom's main highways. Police say the crash took place on Tuesday morning on the Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Road after one of the bus' tires ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai private schools earn Dh6.8b in tuition fees

Dubai: Private schools in Dubai collected Dh6.8 billion in tuition fee revenue in the 2016-17 academic year — Dh700 million more than the Dh6.1 billion collected last academic year — a new report showed on Tuesday. The Dubai Private Education Landscape ... ( read original story ...)

Two-day ‘Startup India Summit’ begins in UAE today

A two-day "Startup India Summit" will begin in Abu Dhabi, UAE, today. This is the first "Start-Up Summit" being held in the UAE by the Consul General of India (CGI) in Dubai and Embassy of India in Abu Dhabi in partnership with iSPIRIT, a nonprofit think ... ( read original story ...)

After scare, Virgin Atlantic flight leaves Dubai for London

A Virgin Atlantic flight from Dubai to London that was evacuated over unspecified concerns earlier Thursday in the United Arab Emirates was cleared after a security check and took off for Britain, officials said. The Airbus 330 had just left its gate in ... ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi Customs seize thousands of alcohol bottles at border

Abu Dhabi: The General Administration of Customs in Abu Dhabi on Tuesday announced that inspectors from Al Ghuwaifat border foiled an attempt to smuggle 7440 bottles of alcohol outside the UAE. A truck which was carrying metal tubes had arrived at the ... ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi DF bolsters online offer ahead of Ramadan

A year after its launch, Abu Dhabi Airports Company (ADAC) says that the company is adding new products to its online platform, addf.ae, as it prepares for the busy summer season and Ramadan (between 26 May to 24 June). During Ramadan, the online store ... ( read original story ...)