Dubai College of Tourism, Expo Generation Programme to train over 350 Emiratis for pivotal roles at Expo 2020

DUBAI, The Dubai College of Tourism, DCT, the vocational education institution of Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing, signed an agreement with the Expo Generation Programme to train more than 350 Emiratis for diverse pivotal roles at Expo 2020 …

The Abu Dhabi Government Announces the Establishment of the Abu Dhabi Research and Development Authority (ADRDA)

The establishment of the Authority will position Abu Dhabi as a global beacon for technology, innovation and talent, while creating a diversified knowledge-based economy. The ADRDA will be managed by the Abu Dhabi Department of Education and Knowledge (ADEK).

Growing …

Nonstop Nepotism: Uzbek President’s Son-In-Law Named MMA Chief In Latest Sign Of Creeping Family Control

President Shavkat Mirziyoev’s son-in-law has been named head of Uzbekistan’s fledgling Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) Association, adding to the list of influential roles for family members within Mirziyoev’s three-year-old administration.

Otabek Umarov, who is married to the president’s younger daughter, …

ADNOC to Use Drones in Search for New Oil and Gas Resources in Partnership with Total

Abu Dhabi, UAE, The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC), in collaboration with France’s Total, is to deploy drones and unmanned vehicles to collect 3D seismic data as it expands its search for new oil and gas resources throughout the …

ADNOC Invests AED 1.8 Billion to Upgrade its Giant Bab Onshore Field and Sustain Long-Term Production Capacity

Abu Dhabi, UAE, The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) announced, today, a significant investment to upgrade its giant Bab onshore field, one of its largest onshore producing assets, located 160 kilometers southwest of Abu Dhabi city. The investment will …