Category Archives: Energy & Power

FNC celebrates 47th anniversary

ABU DHABI, The Federal National Council, FNC, yesterday celebrated the 47th anniversary of its establishment as one of the country’s constitutional authorities.

The Federal National Council was formed under the Provisional Constitution of the United Arab Emirates in 1971 as …

ADD Ministers Hold Informal Talks on World Government Summit Margins

DUBAI, Taking advantage their presence at the World Government Summit in Dubai, a number of ministers from Abu Dhabi Dialogue Member States met informally on the margins of the conference for intergovernmental talks.

The Abu Dhabi Dialogue, a state-led inter-governmental …

Mansour bin Zayed meets with President of Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank

DUBAI, H.H. Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs, has met with Jin Liqun, President of Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, on the sidelines of the 7th World Government Summit being held in Dubai.…

WGS 2019: Integration of blockchain tech crucial to Dubai’s goal to go paperless by 2021

DUBAI, Blockchain technology is undeniably a brilliant invention, which, if implemented correctly, can make a huge impact across governments and industries. The long journey to its successful implementation was discussed at a session on ‘The Road to Digital Economy: The …

European Institute for International Relations commends UAE’s role in promoting tolerance

BRUSSELS, The president of the European Institute for International Relations (IERI) has hailed the next week’s visit by Pope Francis to the UAE as an international testimony to the prestigious status boasted by the UAE in promoting values of tolerance …

OPEC daily basket price announced for Thursday

VIENNA, The price of OPEC basket of fourteen crudes stood at US$60.22 a barrel on Thursday, 24th January, compared with US$60.52 the previous day, according to OPEC Secretariat calculations.

The fourteen crudes, from separate OPEC member countries, includes a mix …