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Saif bin Zayed: The UAE has the lowest recorded violent crimes rate in the world ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday 10 May 2016  

Measures to be taken to curb assaults using swords and other bladed weapons The UAE amongst the world’s countries with the lowest drug-related deaths rates Project to launch electronic narcotic drugs monitoring program 173 websites promoting drugs blocked in cooperation with...

Expo 2020 Dubai® reveals its Master Plan at Arab Media Forum 2016 -Tuesday 10 May 2016  

Expo 2020 Dubai has revealed its master plan in the form of a dedicated experiential zone displayed at the 15th edition of the Arab Media Forum. Visitors were among the first to take a glimpse at how the  Expo 2020 Dubai site will look and feel upon completion, through augmented...

MoI Honors Medad Printing & Packaging -Monday 9 May 2016  

Representing The Ministry of Interior, the Office of the Inspector General honored Hassan Ali Al Zaabi and Obeid Ibrahim Bou Malha, Founders of Medad Printing & Packaging. The celebration was held in appreciation of their efforts in promoting culture and community awareness. Major General...

Discussions Held to Strengthen Cooperation between the UAE and Bahrain in the Area of Traffic -Monday 9 May 2016  

Brigadier Ghaith Hassan Al Zaabi, Director General of the Traffic Coordination General Directorate at the Ministry of Interior, met Lieutenant Sheikh Nader bin Mohammed Al Khalifa, from the General Directorate of Traffic Services in the Kingdom of Bahrain and his accompanying...

Sajith Ansar joins Forbes’ Top Indian Leaders in the Arab World list 2016 -Monday 9 May 2016  

Sajith Ansar, Founder and CEO of Idea Spice has debuted on Forbes “TOP 100 INDIAN LEADERS IN UAE” this year. The prestigious award was presented to Sajith at a glittering event held at Dubai’s Astoria Waldorf on Tuesday, 3rd May to commemorate Indian leaders who have been drive the...

Saif bin Zayed Meets Latvian Deputy Prime Minister -Sunday 8 May 2016  

On Sunday, Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, met with H.E Arvils Ašeradens, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Economics of the Republic of Latvia and his accompanying delegation. The meeting took place at the office of HH Sheikh...

KQIC adds KNET payment mode for its personal insurances -Sunday 8 May 2016  

KQIC Insured, a premier insurer in Kuwait yesterday announced the launch of a new electronic payment service for purchasing personal insurances online; customers can now log onto www.qic-insured.com, select the insurance cover and pay via KNET Speaking on the launch of this added service, Mr....

MoI participates in the First Forum for Emirati Scholarship Students in Australia -Sunday 8 May 2016  

The Ministry of Interior participated in the first forum for the Emirati scholarship students in Australia, to introduce the second edition of Minister of Interior’s Distinguished Scholarship Award. The forum was held under the auspices of the UAE General Consulate, in cooperation with the...

Al Rumaithi Reviews Abu Dhabi’s Madinat Khalifa Police Station Initiatives During his Inspection Visit -Sunday 8 May 2016  

Major General Mohammed Khalfan Al Rumaithi, Commander-in-Chief of Abu Dhabi Police, inspected the Madinat Khalifa Police Station of the Peripheral Regions Directorate of Abu Dhabi Police. During this inspection visit, he reviewed the quality of services provided to the public, as well as the...

“UAE top Arab country for women’s empowerment” -Sunday 8 May 2016  

  Pyramedia CEO and renowned media personality, Nashwa Al Ruwaini addressed a packed audience gathered at the Beach Rotana Hotel in Abu Dhabi with her experiences and thoughts on women’s empowerment in the workforce. During her address, Al Ruwaini thanked the leadership of the UAE for...

SCITRA is registered as a Cosmetic Product Establishment with the U.S. Food and Drug (FDA) Administration -Sunday 8 May 2016  

Albatha’s manufacturing unit Scitra (Soaps & Chemicals Industrial & Trading Company) has achieved a successful registration with the US Food & Drug (FDA) Administration. Scitra is part of the Albatha Home and Personal Care Group of Albatha Holding. Albatha Group is one of the largest...

Global Agencies Team Detroit and Blue Hive Rebrand as GTB -Saturday 7 May 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- WPP today announced the rebranding of Team Detroit, Blue Hive and Retail First under a single global identity now called GTB. The new name reflects the agency’s unified vision, innovative mindset and true worldwide reach. GTB, an acronym for Global Team Blue, operates on...

MoI: There are still uncovered ‘grey areas’ in the fight against Digital Crime in many countries around the world -Saturday 7 May 2016  

A delegation from the United Arab Emirates presented a work paper titled “Child Online Protection” on Day 1 of the World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) forum. The forum is co-organized by the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), UNESCO, UNDP and UNCTAD, in close...

Al Rashedi Inspects the Naturalization Department in Sharjah -Saturday 7 May 2016  

Brigadier Saeed Rakan Al Rashedi, Head of Naturalization Department at Ministry of Interior (MoI), was informed about the workflow and services provided by the Naturalization Department in Sharjah for customers, in order to streamline their transactions’ procedures. He also stressed the...

ADP Honor Distinguished Staff Members and Strategic Partners -Saturday 7 May 2016  

Under the patronage of Major General Mohammed Khalfan Matar Al Rumaithi, Deputy Commander-in-Chief of Abu Dhabi Police, the General Directorate of Finance and Services at the Abu Dhabi Police General Headquarters honored a number of distinguished staff members and strategic partners and...

IMS Health and Quintiles to Merge -Saturday 7 May 2016  

  ↵ All-Stock Transaction with Combined 2015 Revenue of $7.2 Billion and Combined Equity Market Capitalization of $17.6 Billion (BUSINESS WIRE)-- IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS) and Quintiles Transnational Holdings Inc. (NYSE:Q): Broad range of healthcare...

Al Ain Traffic and the UAE Red Crescent Organize First Aid Workshops -Friday 6 May 2016  

The Al Ain Highways Traffic Section at the Traffic and Patrols Directorate of Abu Dhabi Police organized a set of first aid workshops at the Patrols compound, the Traffic Control Branch hall at the section. The workshops, which were intended for staff members of the Traffic Institute Section;...

Ajman Civil Defense Celebrate Workers in Participation with Sharjah and Umm Al Quwain Departments -Friday 6 May 2016  

The Ajman Civil Defense General Directorate hosted a ceremony to honor its employees and workers, in participation with the Sharjah Civil Defense General Directorate and Umm Al Quwain Civil Defense Directorate. The ceremony aims to mark the “International Workers’ Day”, in recognition of...

Police College celebrates the International Workers' Day -Friday 6 May 2016  

To mark the International Workers’ Day, celebrated annually on May 1st, the Police College in Abu Dhabi, represented by the Administrative and Finance Department, honored 13 distinguished workers from the College’s different departments. Colonel Waleed Salem Al Shamesi, Director General...

Police Confiscate 10 kilos of Hashish Concealed in Coffee Bags on a Farm in Abu Dhabi -Thursday 5 May 2016  

Abu Dhabi Police arrested four young people (two Gulf and two Asian Nationals) and confiscated 10 kilograms of hashish found concealed in coffee bags hidden on a farm in Abu Dhabi.. Colonel Dr. Rashid Mohammad Borshid, Head of the Criminal Investigation Department (CID), stressed the Abu...