Former French PM Villepin to run for President

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Paris- After 17 years in politics, including two years as Prime Minister, Dominique de Villepin has finally decided to run for President in next elections. Villepin made the announcement on French Television and indicated that he will run…
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Hillary Clinton Pays tribute to UAE Progress

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WASHINGTON- UAE celebrated its 40th National Day on 2nd December, 2011. US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton sent her greetings to the UAE on this occasion. In her message she iterates, “On behalf of President Obama and the people of the…

Saudi King Appoints New Crown Prince

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Saudi King HM Abdullah Bin Abdulaziz has named his brother HRH Prince Nayef Bin Abdulaziz as the new Crown Prince of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, and Deputy Prime Minister.

Sheikh Mohammed visits City Scape

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WAM Dubai, Sep 28th, 2011 (WAM)--His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, today visited Cityscape Global 2011, which will conclude its sessions on Thursday. Over 150…

United Nations General Assembly 2011

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( New York)  From climate change and sustainable development to the importance of multilateralism and the need for an end to impunity for war crimes and human rights, officials from United Nations Member States around the world have taken to…


Abu Dhabi, 21 Sept. 2011 - The U.S. Commercial Small and Medium-sized Enterprise (SME) Defense Trade Mission to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) met this week with key American and Emirati government officials and local commercial authorities…

The President Calls for Greater Participation in Forthcoming FNC Elections

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Abu Dhabi, 20th Sept. 2011 (WAM) – His  Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the President of United Arab Emirates, has called upon members of electoral colleges for broad and active participation in the elections to the Federal National…

Indonesian Delegation visits Abu Dhabi Chamber

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HE Mohamed Thani Al Rumaithi, President of both the UAE Federation of Chambers of Commerce & Industry and the Abu Dhabi Chamber of Commerce & Industry, called upon investors and businessmen based in Indonesia to join ranks in furtherance…

UAE delegation attends G20 conference in Turkey

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13 Sept. 2011  A delegation from the Ministry of Finance (MoF), headed by Obaid Humaid Al Tayer, Minister of State for Financial Affairs, participated in the G20 conference on commodity price volatility held in Istanbul today. The conference…


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(Sao Paulo ) Miss Angola was crowned as Miss Universe in South America’s famous city, Sao Paulo She expressed the hope that her victory will allow her to assist her native Angola further escape its history of war and impoverishment and said…

The Prime Minister visits Dubai Chamber

Dubai, Sept. 13th, 2011  -- His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai today visited Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry where he was briefed on a number of national…

Ambassadors of United States Call on Deputy Prime Minister of UAE

Abu Dhabi, 13th Sept. 2011 (WAM) -- HH Lt.General Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, received to day separately Ambassadors to UAE Michael Corbin of the US and M. Wahid Supriyadi of Indonesia. Sheikh…