Daily Archives: January 5, 2019

AED60 bn of labour compensations in nine months

ABU DHABI, Labour compensations in the UAE rose to circa AED60 bn during the first nine months of 2018, a growth of 9.5 percent from AED54.8 bn during the corresponding period of 2017, according to Ministry of Finance’s statistics.

These …

NPHW launches 120 models to enhance wellbeing in workplaces

DUBAI, The National Programme for Happiness and Wellbeing has launched 120 practical models to enhance wellbeing in the workplace at both public and private sector entities.

The initiative supports government and private entities’ efforts to promote wellbeing concepts and practices …

Dubai’s Eight Principles of Governance charter to boost UAE’s global stature: Maktoum bin Mohammed

DUBAI, H.H. Sheikh Maktoum bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, has emphasised his commitment to Dubai’s eight defining principles of governance, endorsed by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and …

Asian Cup UAE 2019: UAE 1-1 Bahrain

ABU DHABI, The 2019 Asian Cup started dramatically as a last gasp Ahmed Khalil penalty ensured the UAE a share of the spoils as they drew 1-1 with Bahrain in their Group A opener today.

With time running out, Khalil …

Ten tunnels and 12 caches for the terrorists were destroyed by an air strike on Tikrit Island

BAGHDAD, The Security forces destroyed 10 tunnels and 12 caches for the terrorists by an air strike on the island of Tikrit in Salah Al-Din.

The Security Information Center said in a statement that “joint forces under the Command of …

A civilian killed and two others wounded when a roadside bomb exploded northwest of Kirkuk

KIRKUK, A civilian was killed and two others were wounded when a roadside bomb exploded northwest of Kirkuk.

A security source said that an explosive device exploded when a vehicle passed near a village in the district of Dibs.”

He …