Daily Archives: July 9, 2017

Italy’s Ministry of Cultural Heritage honours Fujairah Cultural Society

ROME — Italy’s Ministry of Cultural Heritage, Activities and Tourism has honoured the Fujairah Social Cultural Society with the Ministry Shield in recognition of its active and successful participation in the Ibn Battuta Cultural Forum, which was held recently in …

Sharjah Ruler issues Resolution establishing Sharjah Sports Club Board

SHARJAH — H.H. Dr. Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, has issued Administrative Resolution No. 09 of 2017 concerning the establishing of the Board of Directors at the Sharjah Sports Club.

The board …

Hamdan bin Mohammed Smart University honours winners of ‘Reading Knights’ Competition

DUBAI — Hamdan bin Mohammed Smart University has recognised the winners of its Smart Book Club’s latest ‘Reading Knights’ Competition for their active role in promoting reading during a special ceremony held at its campus in Dubai Academic City. The …

Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation concludes 2nd translation workshop

DUBAI — The Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation, MBRF, has wrapped up the second translation workshop, part of the Dubai International Writing Programme, which took place on 2nd to 6th July 2017.

Seven trainees attended the workshop, where …

Saudi Foreign Minister discusses latest issues with US Secretary of State

HAMBURG — Saudi Minister of Foreign Affairs, Adel bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir, has met with the US Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, during the G20 Hamburg Summit.

According to the Saudi Press Agency, both officials discussed bilateral relations and common endeavours …

Abu Dhabi Municipality cracks down on illegal tobacco retailers, confiscates 3,525 smoking accessories

ABU DHABI — Through an extensive campaign, Abu Dhabi City Municipality has cracked down on grocery stories and commercial retailers in the Wathba area to verify tobacco products on sale comply with health and safety criteria.

The campaign targeted 37 …