Sharjah: The Sharjah Museums Department (SMD), in collaboration with Sharjah’s Youth and Girls Centres, organised an educational programme entitled ‘The Outstanding Guide’ at the Sharjah Museum of Islamic Civilization, aimed at educating young people on how to become effective museum guides in an interesting and engaging manner. The innovative five-day programme aimed to teach young … Read more
GENEVA: As the world population grows, so does the demand for jobs. Paradoxically, the global skills shortage will grow too, the International Labour Organization has warned. “Some countries face ageing societies, others have burgeoning youth populations, but all need to improve skills development to meet current needs and anticipate future demands,” ILO said in its … Read more
DUBIA: Limitless, a member of Dubai World, and Moscow-based RDI have secured an AED120 million, three-year financing deal with Moscow’s Expobank for the continued construction of Zagorodny Kvartal, their mixed-use joint venture project near the Russian capital. The funds will be used for phase one of Zagorodny Kvartal, which broke ground in late 2011, with … Read more
WAM Abu Dhabi: The Abu Dhabi Federal Appeal Court today adjourned the hearing until 30th of July in the case of seven people whose citizenship has been withdrawn upon the request of the Ministry of the Interior.
WAM Ras al Khaimah: H. H. Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, Supreme Council member and ruler of Ras al-Khaimah received at Al Dhait Palace today, Gocha Buchidze, the Russian Consul General who called on him on the occasion of beginning of his tenure in the state. Sheikh Saud welcomed and wished him good luck … Read more
WAM Dubai: Emirates Central Cooling Corporation (Empower), has bagged the golden award at the International District Energy Association’s (IDEA) 103rd Annual Conference held in Chicago, for the total square footage committed to district cooling and a silver award for the total number of buildings committed to the system. The awards were won against competition from … Read more