Abu Dhabi embarks on Globe-Trotting Grand Prix promotion

WAM Abu Dhabi: Abu Dhabi Tourism ‘&’ Culture Authority (TCA Abu Dhabi) is gearing up for a globe-trotting summer promotional tour designed to heighten international footfall at this November’s Formula One Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. Held in conjunction with Yas Marina Circuit, the venue for the November 2-4 mega spectacle, and Etihad Airways, … Read more

Abu Dhabi triathlon pair seal twin stateside podiums

WAM Abu Dhabi: Abu Dhabi Triathlon Team clinched podium finishes at twin Ironman 70.3 events in the USA last weekend, as Australia’s Paul Ambrose and Britain’s Jodie Swallow ran out gold and silver medal winners in Providence, Rhode Island and Muncie, Indiana, respectively. For Ambrose, who won his home Ironman Australia event in May, a … Read more

Reining in the prices: UAE paper

WAM Abu Dhabi: A UAE paper has lauded efforts of the Ministry of Economy in curbing speculative and price-rigging practices, describing them as benchmark for retailers in setting the price of their products. “The UAE Ministry of Economy has initiated efforts to ensure that the prices of essential commodities are not inflated during the holy … Read more

Aden Governor receives KZHF delegation

WAM Aden: The Governor of Aden, Waheed Ali Rasheed, received today a delegation from the Khalifa bin Zayed Humanitarian Foundation (KZHF). Juma Al Kuwaiti, head of the Foundation aid team, briefed the governor on the progress of work in implementing UAE President His Highness Shaikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan’s AED 500 million food aid … Read more

President receives letter from Yemeni counterpart

Abu Dhabi: President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan has received a letter from President of Yemen Abd al-Rab Mansur al-Hadi dealing with bilateral relations between the two countries. The letter was delivered by Yemeni Foreign Minister Dr. Abu Backer Al Qurbi while he was received today by National Security Adviser and Deputy … Read more

Etihad Airways wins airline strategy Award

WAM Abu Dhabi: Etihad Airways, last night won the finance category of the Airline Strategy Awards, one of the industry’s most coveted awards. The award, announced in front of the world’s leading airline figures at London’s The Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn, recognised the strategic contribution the finance team has made to the success of … Read more

Khalifa University Students enjoy field trips and internships Around the World

WAM Abu Dhabi: Khalifa University students have participated in over ten field trips and internships in the United States, Europe and Asia over the last three months. Student groups have recently travelled to the United States and South Korea to conduct research and visit state of the art industry laboratories and manufacturing facilities, while individual … Read more