Daily Archives: July 15, 2017

Nahyan bin Mubarak attends French Embassy reception

ABU DHABI — Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Culture and Knowledge Development, yesterday attended a reception hosted by Ludovic Pouille, the Ambassador of France to the UAE, on the occasion of the country’s National Day.

The ceremony, …

Fujairah Ruler offers condolences to Saudi King on death of Prince Abdulrahman bin Abdulaziz

FUJAIRAH — H.H. Sheikh Hamad bin Mohammed Al Sharqi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Fujairah, has sent a cable of condolences to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, on the death of …

MoF, Federal Authority for Government Human Resources launch two strategic smart government projects

DUBAI — The Ministry of Finance, MoF, and the Federal Authority for Government Human Resources have launched the first phase of the ‘e-link’ project between the Financial Planning System, the electronic federal budget, “Hyperion”, and the Human Resources Information Management …

Al-Azhar Al-Sharif condemns closure of Al Aqsa Mosque

CAIRO — Al-Azhar Al-Sharif has strongly condemned the closure of the Al-Aqsa Mosque, the banning of Friday prayers, and the arrest of the Grand Mufti of Jerusalem, Sheikh Muhammad Hussein, and Sheikh Akrama Sabri, an Al-Aqsa Mosque Preacher, by the …

2 tourists killed in terrorist attack in Egyptian city of Hurghada

CAIRO — Two tourists were killed, and four others wounded, after a knife attack at a seafront hotel in the Egyptian Red Sea resort of Hurghada on Friday, according to Ahmed Abdullah, Governor of the Red Sea.

Egypt’s Interior Ministry …