Khalifa Foundation gives food parcels to needy families in West Africa

Dakar: Khalifa bin Zayed Foundation has distributed over 2000 food parcels to needy families in Cape Verde, Gambia, Guinea and Sierra Leone on the occasion of the holy month of Ramadan. The UAE Embassy in Dakar, Senegal, supervised distribution of the food assistance. The Foundation distributed 398 food packages in Cape Verde, 1000 in Gambia, … Read more

UAE is rich of young talented professionals: IAT chief

Dubai: Advanced curricula adopted by Institute of Applied Technology (IAT) prepare talented students in engineering and technology, a prominent UAE educator said today. ”The UAE is rich of young talents who are capable of playing, along with other Emiarti professionals, their aspired role in the fields of engineering, oil, electricity, energy, health and aviation, ” … Read more

Asia and Pacific countries took lion’s share of OPEC crude exports in 2011

Vienna: The bulk of the crude oil exported by OPEC Member Countries during 2011 went to Asian and Pacific countries, with 12.5 mb/d or 54.0% of the total. North America and Europe followed, importing 4.9 mb/d or 21.1%, and 3.7 mb/d or 16.0%, respectively, according to OPEC’s Annual Statistical Bulletin (ASB). ”OPEC Member Countries also … Read more

UAE joins preparations for Arab participation in 2012 Conference on the MEWMDFZ

CAIRO: The UAE took part in the 8th meeting for Arab foreign ministries’ senior officials and the Arab league which was held to mull preparations for the participation of Arab countries in the international Conference on the Middle East Weapons of Mass Destruction Free Zone (2012 Conference on the MEWMDFZ), slated in Helsinki, Finland late … Read more