Daily Archives: March 9, 2019

Red Palm Weevil threatens food security and livelihoods, but it can be contained and also eradicated: FAO chief

ABU DHABI, The Near East and North African countries can count on FAO’s unwavering support in their fight to contain the spread of Red Palm Weevil, PW, one of the world’s most invasive pest species, the UN agency’s Director-General, Jose …

UAE-India bilateral trade set to enjoy exponential growth: academic papers

From Krishnan Nayar New Delhi, Trade relations between the UAE and India are undergoing a positive change from the impetus of high level exchanges between the two countries since 2015.

This is the conclusion of Dr. Kinnarry Thakkar, Professor and …

UAE contributes $2 mn to FAO’s Red Weevil Control Fund

ABU DHABI, The United Arab Emirates, UAE, has announced the contribution of US$ 2 million to the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation’s, FAO, regional programme to combat Red Palm Weevil, RPW, one of the world’s most invasive pest species.…

Special Olympics’ divisioning starts on 12th March

ABU DHABI, Thousands of athletes of determination have started arriving in the UAE ahead of Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019 and are gearing up for one of Special Olympics’ most unique elements of the Games, ‘divisioning’.

Divisioning will …