Daily Archives: August 11, 2019

UAE leaders receive Eid greetings from Arab, Islamic counterparts

ABU DHABI, President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, has received congratulatory cables from Arab and Islamic leaders on the occasion of Eid Al Adha.

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and …

Ruler of Ras Al Khaimah performs Eid prayer at Grand Eid Musalla

RAS AL KHAIMAH, H.H. Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Ras Al Khaimah, today performed Eid Al Adha prayer at Grand Eid Musalla here.

Performing the prayer along with H.H. Sheikh Saud were H.H. …

Ruler of Umm Al Qaiwain performs Eid Al Adha prayer at Sheikh Zayed Mosque

UMM AL QAIWAIN, H.H. Sheikh Saud bin Rashid Al Mu’alla, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Umm Al Qaiwain, today performed Eid Al Adha prayer at Sheikh Zayed Mosque here.

Performing the prayer along with H.H. Sheikh Saud were H.H. …

Hajj pilgrims stone Jamrat Al-Aqabah on first day of Eid Al-Adha

MINA, Since the dawn of the first day of Eid al-Adha, masses of Hajj pilgrims began the ritual of throwing pebbles at Mina holy site by throwing seven consecutive pebbles at a special stone monument called “Jamrat Al-Aqabah”.

The movement …

41.3 million passengers travel through Dubai International in H-1 2019

DUBAI, The Dubai International (DXB) welcomed 41.3 million passengers in the first half of 2019, maintaining its position as the world’s largest international airport by traffic volume. The closure of one of DXB’s two runways between 16th April and 30th …