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DEWA Innovation Centre and 800MW 3rd phase of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park inaugurated

November 26, 2020

HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, has inaugurated Dubai Electricity and......

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Suqia UAE opens registration for 3rd cycle of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Water Award and adds a new category

November 24, 2020

The UAE Water Aid Foundation (Suqia UAE), under the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives, has opened registration for the 3rd Mohammed......

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Saudi Arabia opens Iraq border port after road upgrade work

November 22, 2020

Saudi Ministry of Transport has announced the opening of the Jadeedah Arar port on the Iraqi border following the completion of maintenance work......

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Saudi Arabia mulls introducing iris biometric system at entry points

November 12, 2020

RIYADH — The National Information Center (NIC), under the Ministry of Interior, is planning to introduce iris recognition biometric system......

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8 schools opened in Yemen's Mahra with Saudi support

November 1, 2020

The Saudi Development and Reconstruction Program for Yemen (SDRPY) has inaugurated eight schools in Yemen’s Mahra governorate with the start......

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Saudi Arabia set to abolish sponsorship system

October 28, 2020

RIYADH — In a landmark move, Saudi Arabia is set to abolish the sponsorship system effective from the first half of the next year. More than......

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Rove Hotels Unveils The Only On-Site Hotel At Expo 2020 Dubai

October 27, 2020

With Expo 2020 Dubai now less than a year away, the eyes of the world are back on this much-awaited event as it gears up to help shape the future.......

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UAE’s 20by2020 Initiative Brings Life-Changing Water Solution to Thousands in Cambodian Villages

October 26, 2020

Thousands of people across three Cambodian villages can now live safer, healthier lives following the deployment of new water purifying technology......

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Saudi Arabia: SR1,000 fine for ignoring COVID-19 precautions

October 25, 2020

Dubai: Anyone who ignores coronavirus countermeasures, such as wearing a face mask in public or social distancing, will be issued a hefty fine of......

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KSA’s resilient residential mortgage market expected to maintain momentum

October 21, 2020

RIYADH — The recent move by Saudi Arabia’s government to exempt property deals from 15% VAT, and instead impose a new 5% tax on transactions,......

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