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Saif bin Zayed discusses ways to enhance security cooperation with French counterpart ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Monday 21 November 2016

 Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, met on Monday with Bernard Cazeneuve, French Minister of Interior, while visiting France with the accompanying delegation. During the meeting, both parties discussed issues of mutual interest in...

Modern Policing for Crime Prevention Conference Kicks off in Abu Dhabi -Monday 21 November 2016

The Modern Policing for Crime Prevention Conference, organized by the Ministry of Interior’s Innovation Center, kicked off on Monday, at the Anantara Eastern Mangroves Hotel in Abu Dhabi.   In the opening speech, Lt. General Saif Abdullah Al Sha’far, Undersecretary at the Ministry of...

Clikat Provides Dubai with the First Home Needs Service Mobile Application -Monday 21 November 2016  

 Clikat, a Dubai based innovative startup co-founded by five creative entrepreneurs, has recently launched its home needs service application to provide residents of Dubai with a one-stop solution for meeting their home requirements with a click of a button. The idea of the new Clikat mobile...

Civil Defense Showcases Cutting-edge Equipment at the UAE Innovation Week -Monday 21 November 2016

The General Command of Civil Defense at the Ministry of Interior took part in the UAE Innovation Week activities, by hosting a pavilion at the exhibition held at Rabdan Academy in Abu Dhabi. The pavilion featured the latest innovations in the field of civil defense, and falls in line with the...

MoI Celebrates Universal Children Day -Monday 21 November 2016

The Higher Committee for Child Protection at the Ministry of Interior organized three workshops to mark the Universal Children’s Day. The workshops, organized by the MoI’s Child Protection Center (CPC) were held in collaboration with the Family Development Foundation (FDF) at its centers in...

UAE Participates in 12th Symposium and Exhibition on Machine Readable Travel Documents in Canada -Monday 21 November 2016

A UAE delegation representing the Ministry of Interior and the General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) took part in the 12th Symposium and Exhibition on Machine Readable Travel Documents (MRTDs), which is held by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) in Montreal, Canada. A...

 More Than 1100 Professionals Attend RSA Conference 2016 Abu Dhabi  -Sunday 20 November 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- RSA® Conference (http://www.rsaconference.com/), the world’s leading information security conference and exposition, in conjunction with the UAE National Electronic Security Authority (NESA) has successfully concluded this year’s Conference with over 1100 attendees from...

Digital Education Exhibition Ensures GCC is a Leader in Progressive Learning Techniques -Sunday 20 November 2016  

Cengage, a global education and technology company, provided higher education representatives from the Middle East with a range of digital solutions at The Digital Education Show Middle East 2016.  The event took place from November 14 to 17 at The Conrad, Dubai.  The company focused on...

CHTF2016 Gathers 23 Countries Along “One Belt, One Road” -Sunday 20 November 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The 18th China Hi-Tech Fair (CHTF2016) opened at Shenzhen Convention and Exhibition Center on November 16, highlighting the “One Belt, One Road” special zone. It gathered 43 international pavilions from 31 countries and 12 international organizations, among which 23 are...

MoI Signs a Memorandum of Understanding with Ideas UK for Cooperation in Innovation -Sunday 20 November 2016

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Ideas UK to enhance cooperation between the two sides in various innovation fields. The signing ceremony took place Sunday at the MoI Headquarters in conjunction with the launch of the UAE Innovation Week. This new...

As the cyber threats continue to rise, eSecurityDen brings cyber threat protection and e-security solutions to Dubai -Sunday 20 November 2016  

eSecurityDen 2017 Schedule: Tuesday 28 February 2017 Venue: InterContinental Hotel, Dubai Festival City, Dubai According to organizers of the cyber security conference eSecurtiyDen, making the right decision is becoming increasing complex and demanding for the CIO’s of regional...

The Pioneers and New Generation of the Payments and Digital Identity Industry Meet in Cannes -Saturday 19 November 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- TRUSTECH 2016 presents: A complete panorama of the trust-based technologies industry Moderators : Laura Shin – Forbes Jemima Kelly – Reuters Keynote Stage: The Leaders of the Most Influential Companies in the Industry: Nicolas Arpagian : ORANGE...

Students at MoI Centers for Special Needs Celebrate the UAE’s 45th National Day -Saturday 19 November 2016

Department of Centers for the Rehabilitation and Employment of People with Special Needs at the General Directorate of Community Protection and Crime Prevention at the Ministry of Interior celebrated the UAE’s 45th National Day and the International Day of Persons with Disabilities. The...

Saif bin Zayed Chairs FDSC’s Meeting with Municipalities -Saturday 19 November 2016

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of the Interior and Chairman of the Federal Demographic Structure Council (FDSC), lately chaired a meeting of the Council with the directors of emirates municipalities in Abu Dhabi. The meeting that took place...

Al Sha’far Inspects Workflow at Ajman Police -Saturday 19 November 2016

Lt. General Saif Abdullah Al Sha’far, Undersecretary at the Ministry of Interior visited the Ajman Police General Headquarters (GHQ), and inquired about the quality of services provided to the public, as well as the plans, programs, initiatives and cutting-edge modern technology tools...

SES Government Solutions is Awarded BBG Managed Services Contract -Friday 18 November 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today that SES Government Solutions (SES GS), a wholly-owned subsidiary of SES, was awarded a managed services contract to support the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG). The service will support the Broadcasting Board of...

"Play To The Next Step"   ... -Friday 18 November 2016

35 countries, 653 companies, 2,719 booths - the largest showing in history A comprehensive gathering of platforms including online, mobile, console, even VR A ‘top’ venue for the best game businesses in Asia (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Korea’s largest global game exhibition ‘G-STAR...

MPEG LA Releases MPEG-DASH Patent Portfolio License -Friday 18 November 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- MPEG LA, LLC announced today the availability of the MPEG-DASH (“DASH”) Patent Portfolio License. The joint license includes patents that are essential to the MPEG Dynamic Adaptive Streaming over HTTP (DASH) standard, which enables high quality streaming of media content...

Umm Al Quwain Civil Defense Organizes a Drill -Friday 18 November 2016

Umm Al Quwain Civil Defense Department executed on Thursday morning a strategic exercise in Al Maghdar area near Sheikh Ahmad bin Rashid Port. Colonel Hassan Ali Mohammed bin Sorm, Head of Umm Al Quwain Civil Defense Department, said that the drill mocked a scenario of liquefied petroleum gas...

Health Program at Abu Dhabi Residency Directorate General Marking the World Diabetes Day -Friday 18 November 2016

The Directorate General of Residency and Foreigners Affairs in Abu Dhabi, in conjunction with the World’s Diabetes Day, and in cooperation with the Universal hospital, organized a health program to enhance health awareness among the Directorate’s employees and customers. The medical teams...