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Innovation Workshops for Staff at the MoI’s Creativity and Leadership Development Center ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Sunday 3 July 2016  

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) organized two innovation workshops for staff at the Creativity and Leadership Development Center at the General Secretariat of the Office of HH Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior.   The workshops discussed the steps being taken by the MoI to...

Emirates Animal Welfare Society Launches “I Need Water Just Like You” Campaign -Sunday 3 July 2016  

The Emirates Animal Welfare Society is launching the “I Need Water Just Like You” campaign, in mid-July. The campaign is in its second year and is being organized with the participation of the media, governmental entities and public benefit organizations. This is in keeping with the...

MoI Calls upon Drivers to Adhere to Traffic Laws during Eid -Sunday 3 July 2016  

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) appealed to motorists to fully comply with traffic rules, regulations and the legal road speed limits during the Eid Al-Fitr holidays, in a bid to avoid traffic accidents and the tragic injuries and losses that result from them.   The Ministry likewise urged...

Grundfos iSOLUTIONS – Smart Technology to Measure, Manage and Use Resources More Wisely during the Region’s... -Sunday 3 July 2016  

During the region’s construction boom of the last decade, industrial pumps were an integral part of every kind of construction project, from cooling and heating to wastewater and water treatment – and much more.  Today, the region is experiencing a new wave of construction and...

AURAK Announces Admissions Open until Late August -Sunday 3 July 2016  

Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates - Sunday, July 3rd 2016 [ME NewsWire]     The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) has announced that the admissions period for new applications will remain open until the end of August. According to the QS World University Rankings,...

Naturalization and Residency Sector Announces Eid Al Fitr 2016 Timings across the Country -Saturday 2 July 2016  

The Naturalization, Residency and Ports Affairs sector at the Ministry of Interior announced the working hours for all of its departments at the countrywide level. Working hours will be from 10 am to 1 pm starting from Sunday 3rd of July through Thursday July 7th in order to complete all public...

Khalifa bin Mohammed bin Khalid Honors “UAE Reads” Participants -Saturday 2 July 2016  

Sheikh Khalifa bin Mohammed bin Khalid Al Nahyan honored the various entities that took part in the “UAE Reads” initiative, which was launched by Her Highness Dr. Sheikha Shamma bint Mohammed bin Khalid Al Nahyan and recently held in Al Ain.   The ceremony was attended by Sheikh...

MoI and NCEMA Discuss Cooperation -Saturday 2 July 2016  

Lt. General Saif Abdullah Al Sha’far, Undersecretary at the Ministry of Interior, met in his office with Dr. Jamal Mohammed Al Hosani, Director General of the National Emergency Crisis and Disaster Management Authority (NCEMA). Both parties discussed means to enhance mutual cooperation and...

Group Iftar at MoI Punitive and Correctional Establishments -Friday 1 July 2016  

The General Directorate of Punitive and Correctional Establishments of the Ministry of Interior organized a group Iftar for its employees. This meal was held under the umbrella of social communication between all employees in Punitive and Correctional Establishments. Brigadier Hamad Khamis Al...

Civil Defense Confirms Readiness for Eid -Friday 1 July 2016  

The Civil Defense Centers increased the preparedness and readiness of the firefighting, rescue and emergency teams to quickly respond to fire incidents and other incidents that may occur during the glorious occasion of Eid Al Fitr.   Major General Jassem Muhammad Al Marzouqui, Civil...

PENTAX Medical Launches New High-Definition Pulmonology Endoscopy System for Crystal Clear Imaging -Friday 1 July 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- PENTAX Medical today announces the launch of a new high-definition (HD) pulmonology endoscopy system in the European, Middle Eastern & African (EMEA) markets. The new DEFINA system in Pulmonology combines a state-of-the art HD processor with i-scan imaging technology and two...

UAE e-Visas Mandatory for GCC Residents and Escorts -Friday 1 July 2016  

As of mid-July 2016, the e-visas issued by the UAE Ministry of Interior as a part of its smart services will enter into force. According to the rule, residents of Gulf Cooperation Council countries and their escorts will require an e-visa before arriving in the UAE through the different...

Lecture about Happiness at the Workplace at MoI -Friday 1 July 2016  

The Ministry of Interior organized a lecture titled “Happiness at the Workplace” at its Headquarters’ auditorium. Major General Mohammed Al Awadhi Al Menhali, Acting Assistant Undersecretary of Resources and Support Services at the Ministry of Interior, assured that the country’s...

MoI and National Search and Rescue Center Discuss Ways to Enhance Cooperation -Friday 1 July 2016  

Lt. General Saif Abdullah Al Sha’far, Undersecretary at the Ministry of Interior, met with a delegation from the National Search and Rescue Center headed by Mohammed bin Barrak Al Dhaheri, Deputy Director General of the Center.   During the meeting, both parties discussed a number of...

MoI Calls upon the Public to Report Suspected Child Abuse through the Hotline -Friday 1 July 2016  

As part of its preparations for the advent of Eid El Fitr holidays, the MoI’s Child Protection Center called upon community members to communicate with the police to report any suspected child abuse incident through the federal toll-free (116111) hotline, which is considered a safety net in...

Asia Pacific to Add 600 Million New Mobile Subscribers by 2020, Finds Latest GSMA Mobile Economy Study -Thursday 30 June 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The number of mobile subscribers in the Asia Pacific region reached 2.5 billion at the end of last year and will grow to 3.1 billion by 2020, according to a new GSMA study published at GSMA Mobile World Congress Shanghai this week. The new report, ‘The Mobile Economy: Asia...

Group Iftar at MoI Special Security Forces -Thursday 30 June 2016  

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) Special Security Forces command organized a group Iftar for its staff to mark the Holy Month of Ramadan. The meal was held under the banner of social communication and was attended by Staff Brigadier Abdulaziz Ahmed Al Hajiri, Commander of the Special Security...

Abu Dhabi Residency Department Staff Trained to Conduct Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) -Thursday 30 June 2016  

The General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners' Affairs in Abu Dhabi organized a workshop on the importance of the Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) procedure, in association with the Department of Medical Affairs in the Therapeutic Services Section of the Abu Dhabi Health Services...

Honoring the First Place Winners at the MOI Sport Events -Thursday 30 June 2016  

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) honored a number of officers, non-commissioned officers, coordinators and civilians from the Assistant Undersecretary for Resources and Support Services Sector, who were the first place winners in the 9th MoI staff sport events tournament, which was organized by...

MoI Launches Initiative to Warn of Dangers of Fireworks and Using Phones while Driving -Thursday 30 June 2016  

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) urged parents and families to pay attention to the dangers caused by fireworks, and to refrain from using them to celebrate the upcoming Eid. The ministry also warned motorists against becoming preoccupied with responding to Eid greeting messages and phone calls...