Category Archives: Education

UAE leaders congratulate President of Ecuador on ‘Independence Day’

ABU DHABI, President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, has sent a message of congratulations to President Lenin Garces of Ecuador on the occasion of his country’s Independence Day.

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the …

Three members of Daesh killed west of Kirkuk

KIRKUK, Three security forces were killed in a village in the western province of Kirkuk, A security source said.

The security source added that a force of the federal police and the tribal crowd killed three members of the Daesh …

NINE IRAQIS DROWN OFF TURKISH COAST

BAGHDAD, Iraq, At least nine Iraqis, including seven children, died, Thursday, after their boat sank, off the western coast of Turkey, local media reported.

Four people were rescued by the Turkish coast guard, after the boat, destined for Greece, and …

Over 1 million pilgrims arrive in Saudi Arabia

JEDDAH, The Saudi Directorate General for Passports has announced that 1,057,880 pilgrims, arrived in Saudi Arabia until yesterday, an increase of 64,905 pilgrims with growth rate of nearly 7 percent, compared to the same period last year.

According to the …

Fujairah oil product stocks down by 3.3%

FUJAIRAH, Oil product stocks at the Middle East’s key oil hub of Fujairah fell another 3.3 percent in the week to Monday, a new seven-week low, as light distillate inventories slipped to their lowest level of the year.

Total oil …

DFSA joins peers in discussion on Global Financial Innovation Network

DUBAI, The Dubai Financial Services Authority, DFSA, in collaboration with 11 other financial regulators and associated organisations from around the world, on Tuesday, issued a discussion paper announcing the establishment of a Global Financial Innovation Network, GFIN, and consulting on …