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United Nations names “Red,” from the Angry Birds movie as honorary Ambassador for Green on the International Day of... NEW YORK -Sunday 20 March 2016  

Red, the starring animated character voiced by US star Jason Sudeikis in the upcoming “The Angry Birds Movie,” was named Honorary Ambassador for Green on the International Day of Happiness today at the United Nations. The appointment of Red is part of the #AngryBirdsHappyPlanet campaign...

Less than 1 percent of homes are insured against theft -Sunday 20 March 2016  

Whilst it is commendable that 2015 witnessed lesser home burglaries than in 2014, it is alarming that 289 families residing in the UAE had been devastated by home burglaries. (Ref: Gulf News dated 16.3.16) Qatar Insurance Company’s retail arm QIC Insured’s statistics reveal that less than...

Shopper Receives a Stone Instead Of a Gold Watch He Purchased For AED 14,700 via an Online Auction Site -Saturday 19 March 2016  

A shopper was recently conned into paying AED 14,700 for what he thought was a famous gold watch brand he managed to purchase after winning the bid on an online auction site. Instead of finding his coveted watch, the victim was surprised to receive a crummy cardboard package containing a small...

MoI Distributes the “Administrative Diary” to Staff Members -Friday 18 March 2016  

The Decision-Making Support Center at Abu Dhabi Police has started distributing the “Administrative Diary” 2016 to the MoI staff members. The magazine-like diary includes a yearly calendar and planner for 2016, synopsis of famous international books, in addition to advice and guidance in...

Give Your Body a Boost with the Power-Packed Cranberry -Friday 18 March 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Finding new ways to refresh your eating routine can be tricky and time-consuming, especially if you’re trying to pack more fruits and vegetables into your day. If you’re looking for a fruit that works as hard as you do, consider the tasty and flavorful cranberry. Updating...

Michael Kors Brings Fashion to Technology with Android Wear at Baselworld 2016 -Friday 18 March 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Michael Kors is now entering the wearables market. This fall, the company will introduce a new wearable technology accessories line, beginning with theMICHAEL KORS ACCESS display smartwatch. The launch is geared towards the fashion-focused consumer and features a smart...

Saif bin Zayed Honors UAE National Police Shooting Team -Thursday 17 March 2016  

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, honored the chairman and council members of the Police Sports Association; as well as the executives and players of the shooting, swimming, and karate police teams. The UAE police team won the...

Prince Abdulaziz bin Talal Al Saud Visits ISNR 2016 -Thursday 17 March 2016  

Prince Abdulaziz bin Talal bin Abdulaziz Al Saud visited the different pavilions at 7th edition of the International Exhibition for Security and National Resilience (ISNR Abu Dhabi 2016). During his visit, Prince Abdulaziz stressed that UAE is a pioneer in acquiring the latest in security and...

MoI Signs Collaboration Agreement on Combating Drugs with its Afghan Counterpart -Thursday 17 March 2016  

The Ministry of Interior recently signed a collaboration agreement with its Afghan counterpart in the fight against drugs, on the sidelines of the International Exhibition for National Security and Resilience (ISNR Abu Dhabi 2016) at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Centre...

Panasonic Develops Assist Robots -Thursday 17 March 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Panasonic released a video featuring its assist robots, which support the everyday lives of workers and the elderly. The company has applied the advanced control and sensor technologies that it has developed to create a robot equipped with motors that assist human body...

MoI Contracts from ISNR 2016 Exceed AED 1 Billion -Thursday 17 March 2016  

The total value of contracts signed by the Ministry of Interior (MoI) and the Abu Dhabi Police General Headquarters during the International Exhibition for National Security and Resilience (ISNR Abu Dhabi 2016) has exceeded AED 1 billion. The MoI and the Abu Dhabi Police General Headquarters...

Impressive Conclusion of ISNR Abu Dhabi 2016 -Thursday 17 March 2016  

The activities of the International Conference for Security and National Resilience (ISNR Abu Dhabi 2016) held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Hazza bin Zayed Al Nahyan, National Security Advisor and Vice Chairman of Abu Dhabi Executive Council have concluded on Thursday evening. The...

Al Sha’far Visits ISNR 2016 -Thursday 17 March 2016  

Lt. General Saif Abdullah Al Sha’far, Undersecretary at the Ministry of Interior, paid a visit to the International Exhibition for National Security and Resilience “ISNR 2016.” His tour included a number of pavilions where he was briefed about the latest innovations by manufacturers of...

Saif bin Zayed Offers Condolences to the Families of Martyrs Zayed Al Kaabi and Mohammed Al Hammoudi -Thursday 17 March 2016  

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, offered his condolences today (Thursday) to the family of the Emirati martyr Pilot Emirati pilot Zayed Ali Saeed Al Kaabi, who was martyred while performing his national duty as part of the UAE...

MoI Celebrates Arab Human Rights Day -Thursday 17 March 2016  

Brigadier Hamad Khamis Al Dhaheri, Deputy Head of the Punitive and Correctional Establishments Department at the Ministry of Interior, recently inaugurated the workshop organized by the Human Rights Department at the General Secretariat of the Office of H.H Deputy Prime Minister & Minister of...

Home Damaged By UAE Storms? How to Get It Fixed -Thursday 17 March 2016  

UAE residents were shocked and awed by the strong wind and rains last week, which left some damaged cars and property in its wake. AIG, a Home Insurance provider in UAE, has partnered with home services site MoveSouq.com to assist residents in figuring out how to get help from their insurance...

Police College and Rabdan Academy Sign Memorandum of Understanding -Wednesday 16 March 2016  

​ Lt. General Saif Abdullah Al Sha'far, Undersecretary at the Ministry of Interior attended today (Wednesday) the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the Ministry of Interior, represented by the Police College and Rabdan Academy on cooperation in education and training....

MoI Signs 20 Contracts on Second Day of ISNR Abu Dhabi 2016 -Wednesday 16 March 2016  

The Ministry of Interior and the Abu Dhabi Police General Headquarters have signed AED 391,122,304 worth of contracts on the second day of the International Conference for Security and National Resilience (ISNR Abu Dhabi 2016). The announcement was made by Major General Ahmed Nasser Al Raisi,...

Major General Al Shareefi Chairs Police Operations Meeting in Abu Dhabi -Wednesday 16 March 2016  

Major General Maktoum Ali Al Shareefi, Acting Commander-in-Chief of Abu Dhabi Police, emphasized the importance of keeping track with the different plans and projects and examining the latest developments and improvement mechanisms. He also stressed the need to provide all forms of support and...

Ninth Sporting Events for MoI Staff Members Kick off -Wednesday 16 March 2016  

Under the patronage of Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, the Ninth Sporting Events for Ministry of Interior (MoI) staff members have kicked off. The events are organized by the Police Sports Association in Abu Dhabi for members of the...