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MoI Encourages Customer Service Excellence Diploma Candidates to be Pioneers in Customer Service ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday 28 June 2016  

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) encouraged the third batch of candidates enrolled in the Customer Service Excellence Diploma to become pioneers in customer service and to apply the diploma program in a practical way that would enhance the performance of government institutions and achieve...

Abu Dhabi Community Police Continues to Raise Public Awareness to Fight Begging and Highlight the Dangers of Fireworks -Tuesday 28 June 2016  

The Community Police Department at Abu Dhabi Police General Headquarters continued to raise public awareness during the month of Ramadan to fight against begging and highlight the safety and social dangers of fireworks.   Major Al Hajj Al Menhali, Head of the Community Awareness Section,...

An Engineer Receives Bribes to Test Soil at a Government Laboratory -Tuesday 28 June 2016  

The Abu Dhabi Police, in cooperation with the Department of Municipal Affairs and Transport recently arrested a Soil Engineer in his sixties, charged with taking AED 15,000 worth of financial bribes in return for testing soil at a government laboratory in Abu Dhabi. This arrest comes as a result...

GSMA Initiative to Drive Global Adoption of Universal Profile for Rich Communications Services Gains Momentum -Tuesday 28 June 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA today announced that AIS, Axiata Group, Beeline, Bell Mobility, China Mobile, China Telecom, China Unicom, Claro Brazil, Claro Colombia, Indosat Ooredoo, M1, Megafon, MTS, Optus, Personal Argentina, Personal Paraguay, Reliance Jio, Rogers Communications, Singtel,...

PENTAX Medical Previews New Advanced ENT Endoscopy System at the 11th Congress of the European Laryngological Society -Tuesday 28 June 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- PENTAX Medical today introduces DEFINA, a new advanced high-definition (HD) imaging platform for enhanced ENT diagnosis and therapy in the European, Middle Eastern & African (EMEA) markets. This preview is taking place to a select group of partners on the 8th June 2016, the day...

Major Al Rumaithi Inaugurates Mobile Truck to Raise Public Awareness about the Dangers of Drugs -Monday 27 June 2016  

HE Major General Mohammed Khalfan Al Rumaithi, Commander-in-Chief of Abu Dhabi Police, inaugurated the ‘Bader’ mobile awareness truck, which is designed to raise awareness among the public about the risks from drugs and guarding against addiction. This is the first initiative of its kind, in...

Saif bin Zayed: Ramadan Councils Promote Sharing of Ideas and Community Partnership -Monday 27 June 2016  

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior underlined the keenness of the various entities to ensure the success of the Ramadan councils. “Their participation has contributed significantly to strengthening cooperation and communication...

Tegan & Sara, JR JR Lit Up the Stage with Hilton HHonors in Canada -Monday 27 June 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Without a doubt, Tegan & Sara know how to rock Canada. Headlining after Indie Pop Duo JR JR this past Saturday, June 25, the Canada-born band helped fans and members of Hilton HHonors, the loyalty program for Hilton’s 13 distinct brands, celebrate the unique benefits of the...

Sanofi and Boehringer Ingelheim Have Reached Definitive Agreements to Swap Sanofi’s Animal Health and Boehringer... -Monday 27 June 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Sanofi and Boehringer Ingelheim announced today the signing of contracts to secure the strategic transaction initiated in December 2015 which consists of an exchange of Sanofi’s animal health business (“Merial”) and Boehringer Ingelheim’s consumer healthcare (CHC)...

MoI Ramadan Councils Discuss ‘Emirati Generosity’ -Sunday 26 June 2016  

The Fifth edition of the Ministry of Interior (MoI) Ramadan Councils, held under the patronage of the Martyrs’ Families Affairs Office with the theme ‘This is What Zayed Loves Most,’ was concluded on Saturday evening. The Councils were organized throughout the country by the Law Respect...

Saif bin Zayed Offers Condolences to the Gargash Family -Saturday 25 June 2016  

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, offered his condolences to the Gargash family for the death of Mohamed Abdul Khaleq Gargash, father of HE Dr. Anwar Gargash, Minister of State for Foreign Affairs.   During His Highness’...

MoI Provides Consultation to Shoppers in Al Ain to Enhance the Values of Good Citizenship -Saturday 25 June 2016  

Shoppers were provided with professional psychological advice and pointers on the psychology  of self-development, presented by the Creativity and Leadership Development Center at the General Secretariat of the Office of HH Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior (MoI). The session was...

UAE Observes International Day Against Drug Abuse -Saturday 25 June 2016  

The UAE joins the nations of the world in observing International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking, a day that is marked every year on 26th June. A variety of events is held nationwide to mark this occasion, organized by the Ministry of Interior (MoI), represented by its key...

$5 Million IBM Watson AI XPRIZE Competition Open for Registration -Friday 24 June 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- XPRIZE, the global leader in incentivized prize competitions, today announced that registration is now open and guidelines are available for the $5 million IBM Watson AI XPRIZE, a four-year global competition challenging teams to develop and demonstrate how humans can...

Q2 Solutions Receives 2016 Global Supplier Award from Eli Lilly and Company -Friday 24 June 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Q2 Solutions, a global clinical trials laboratory services organization, today announced that the company has received the 2016 Lilly Global Supplier Award. Q2Solutions was one of 12 companies to receive the award this year, recognizing the company’s ongoing contributions to...

Leading Global Satellite Operator SES Partners with Singapore EDB’s Office for Space Technology and Industry -Friday 24 June 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) today inked an agreement with the Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB), marking its inaugural cooperation with EDB’s Office for Space Technology and Industry (OSTIn) to explore greater development and innovation in satellite...

Safe Transport Vehicles at the Punitive and Correctional Establishments at the Ministry of Interior -Friday 24 June 2016  

Brigadier Hamad Khamis Al Dhaheri, Deputy Director of the Punitive and Correctional Establishments General Directorate at the Ministry of Interior, presented a number of safe prisoner transport vehicles to the general directorate. The vehicles are equipped with the latest technologies to ensure...

Al Ain Residency Department Celebrates Zayed Humanitarian Day -Friday 24 June 2016  

The Al Ain Residency and Foreigners’ Affairs Department marked Zayed Humanitarian Day, in memory of the noble deeds of the late sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan, and promote humanitarian work and national duty.   Colonel Khalifa Matar Balquba' Al Humairi, Director of the Residency and...

Naturalization and Residency Sector Marks Zayed Humanitarian Day -Friday 24 June 2016  

The Naturalization, Residency and Ports Affairs Sector at the Ministry of Interior (MoI) hosted a ceremony to mark Zayed Humanitarian Day, in memory of the humanitarian, philanthropic and charitable approaches and efforts of the country’s founder, the late HH Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan....

The Bigger Picture: Dubai International as Viewed from Space -Thursday 23 June 2016  

 Dubai International (DXB) makes an indelible impression even when viewed from outer space with the addition of Concourse D. Concourse D, which is the last major facility that DXB has space for, has boosted the airport’s annual capacity to 90 million passengers. But the lack of space is not...