Daily Archives: January 12, 2020

RAK Ruler congratulates new Sultan of Oman

RAS AL KHAIMAH, H.H. Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Ras Al Khaimah, has sent a message of congratulations to Sultan Haitham bin Tariq Al Said who was sworn-in on Saturday as the Sultan …

US$10 trillion of fossil fuel investment must be redirected within 10 years

ABU DHABI, The share of renewables in global power should more than double by 2030 to advance the global energy transformation, achieve sustainable development goals and a pathway to climate safety, according to the International Renewable Energy Agency, IRENA.

Renewable …

Abu Dhabi GDP continues to achieve significant growth rates: SCAD

ABU DHABI, The Statistics Centre – Abu Dhabi, SCAD, recently released its annual national accounts report for 2018, in addition to the quarterly reports for the second and third quarters of 2019, where, cumulatively, the results showed a significant increase …

Sharjah announces AED29.1 billion budget for 2020, 2% increase from 2019

SHARJAH, H.H. Dr. Sheikh Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, has announced that the 2020 budget would reach AED29.1 billion budget, a two percent increase compared to the 2019 budget.

The approved budget will …

HH Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed and Indonesian President Joko Widodo Witness Exchange of Signed Energy Agreements

Abu Dhabi, UAE, His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, and Joko Widodo, President of the Republic of Indonesia, witnessed today the exchange of signed …