Category Archives: General

Evolution of Arabic calligraphy featured at a Sharjah museum

SHARJAH, The development of Arabic calligraphy and the artistic discipline of Islamic handwriting will be highlighted throughout a three-month exhibition at the Sharjah Calligraphy Museum, SCM.

Titled, ‘Evolution Stages of Arabic Calligraphy’, the exhibition focuses on six main Arabic styles …

Avoid load-peak hours of 12-6pm when using energy-intensive appliances, urges DEWA

DUBAI, Dubai Electricity and Water Authority, DEWA, has urged customers to schedule the use of appliances that consume a lot of energy away from load-peak hours of 12:00-18:00. This is part of DEWA’s annual ‘Let’s Make This Summer Green’ campaign.…

UAE Ambassador to India meets with Minister of State for Foreign Affairs

NEW DELHI, Dr. Ahmed Abdulrahman Al Banna, UAE Ambassador to India, met with V. Muraleedharan, Minister of State for External Affairs of India, in the presence of the Under-Secretary of the Gulf Cooperation Council, GCC, Department, of the Indian Ministry …

ADP, CPIB discuss cooperation in Singapore

SINGAPORE, The Abu Dhabi Police, ADP, and the Corrupt Practices Investigation Bureau, CPIB, in Singapore discussed ways of enhancing their cooperation and coordination.

Their discussion took place during the visit of an ADP delegation, led by Colonel Mattar Muadhad Al …

UAE President appoints two Emirati judges

ABU DHABI, President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, has issued Federal Decree No. 95 of 2019 appointing two Emirati judges at the Federal Judiciary.

The new judges, Mohammed Ahmed Abdullah Abdoul Al Awadhi and Mayed Ahmad Abdullah …

Dubai Police, Kyrgyzstan discuss cooperation in security field

DUBAI, Major General Mohammed Ahmed bin Fahd, Assistant Commander-in-Chief of Academic Affairs and Training at Dubai Police, recently received a delegation from the Ministry of Interior of the Kyrgyz Republic, headed by Colonel Jumangaziev Kanat Sajinovic, Head of the General …