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‘Aqdar’ Program Takes Part in Al Dhafra Camel Festival 2015 ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Friday 1 January 2016  

The Khalifa Student Empowerment Program ‘Aqdar’ ‎took part in the ninth edition of Al Dhafra Camel Festival 2015. The festival is organized by the the Cultural Programs and Heritage Festivals Committee – Abu Dhabi (CPHFC) in Madinat Zayed in the Western Region. Major Saqr Al...

Man Stabbed to Death after Attempting to Break up a Fight -Friday 1 January 2016  

A Nepalese truck driver died of wounds inflicted by stabbing with a sharp knife, after attempting to break up a fight that broke out between two of his Nepalese colleagues over dinner preparation. The dispute took place at a labor accommodation in the Western Region in Abu Dhabi. Brigadier...

Saif bin Zayed Supervises Efforts to Extinguish the Address Hotel Fire -Friday 1 January 2016  

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior followed-up on the details of the firefighting operations to extinguish the huge blaze that broke out at The Address Downtown Dubai on Thursday night, through the Command and Control Center at Dubai...

MoI Council Calls for Promoting Awareness about the Proper Use of Social Networking Sites -Thursday 31 December 2015  

Participants attending the Ministry of Interior’s council, hosted by Mohammed Obaid Al Kaabi at his residence in Al Ain, discussed of the issue of social media privacy violations. The council is part of a series of awareness councils organized by the Law Respect Culture Bureau, in...

The Security Media Department: A Realistic Image -Thursday 31 December 2015  

The Security Media Department extends its warmest greetings and thanks for your unrelenting cooperation. We highly value your partnership aimed at boosting security and safety system in the UAE. In line with our ongoing effort to shed the light on the positive and negative behaviors that are...

Abu Dhabi Traffic Warns About Unsafe Ways to Transport Bicycles -Wednesday 30 December 2015  

The Traffic and Patrols Directorate at the Abu Dhabi Police (ADP) warned motorists about the risks of failing to secure their bicycles during transport, which may cause bikes to fall off into oncoming traffic and cause serious traffic accidents. The directorate noted that drivers who fail to...

VGT Welcomes the Joining of Child Rescue Coalition -Tuesday 29 December 2015  

The Virtual Global Taskforce (VGT) recently welcomed the joining of the Child Rescue Coalition to the VGT, with the aim to promote the efforts of protecting children from online sexual exploitation. The new membership joining came after a vote by the members of the VGT’s Board of...

Saif bin Zayed Attends the Graduation of the Second Batch of Customer Service Excellence Diploma -Tuesday 29 December 2015  

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior urged all partners in the private sector to participate in the next edition of the Customer Service Excellence Diploma, in order to provide further opportunities to upgrade the quality of the service...

MoI Council in Al Ain Calls for Promoting Positive Patriotism -Tuesday 29 December 2015  

During the Ministry of Interior’s Council hosted by Bakhit Suwaidan Al Ketbi at his residence in Al Ain, participants called for enacting policies to promote positive patriotism amongst citizens. They also called for establishing work strategies that focus on the valuable role of the family...

Panasonic Develops a Stretchable Resin Film and Its Application Materials for Stretchable Electronics -Monday 28 December 2015

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Panasonic Corporation announced today that the company has developed a soft, flexible, and stretchable[1] polymer resin film using its proprietary stretchable resin technology. The Company will also provide a transparent electrode material[2] and conductive paste[3] along with...

Takeda Provides Further Information about Its New Business Venture with Teva -Monday 28 December 2015  

(BUSINESS WIRE)--Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TOKYO: 4502) and Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. (NYSE: TEVA) (TASE: TEVA) today made the below follow-up announcement regarding the overview of their new business venture in Japan, which was initially disclosed on November 30, 2015 in...

BaniYas and Al Rahba Passport Centers Receive Customers on Saturdays -Monday 28 December 2015  

The Directorate General of Residency and Foreigners Affairs in Abu Dhabi announced that the BaniYas and Al Rahba centers will be open for business on Saturdays, to welcome customers wishing to receive and complete their transactions. This reflects the Directorate General’s commitment to...

Customer Service Excellence Diploma for 490 Governmental Employees -Monday 28 December 2015  

Under the patronage of Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, the Ministry of Interior (MoI) will celebrate tomorrow morning (Tuesday) the graduation of 490 employees from various governmental sectors in the UAE. The recognized employees...

Police College Honors 53 Distinguished Students -Sunday 27 December 2015  

The Police College honored a number of its distinguished students in academic, behavioral, and leadership fields. This step falls within the College’s strategy that aims to adopt and encourage creative staff. Brigadier Waleed Salim Al Shamesi, Director General of the Police College in Abu...

MoI Launches the New Design “MOI UAE” for Android Smart Phones -Saturday 26 December 2015  

The Smart Government Program at the Ministry of Interior launched the new design for the ministry’s UAE MOI application in the Google Play Store for Android compatible smart phones https://play.google.com/store/apps/developer?id=UAE+Ministry+of+Interior&hl=en_GB, and announced a series of...

4th GCC Inmates Week Activities Conclude -Saturday 26 December 2015  

  The fourth GCC Inmates Week concluded its activities. Held under the patronage of Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, the week’s activities program was officially inaugurated by Sheikh Abdul Aziz Bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, Chairman...

Calls for Fostering Social Efforts to Limit Youth Traffic Accidents -Friday 25 December 2015  

Participants at the Ministry of Interior Council held under the theme “Traffic Awareness Schools” stressed the importance of fostering social efforts in enhancing traffic culture among the youth, as well as opening dialogue channels with them via public councils and other means in order to...

The Security Media Department: A Realistic Image -Friday 25 December 2015  

  The Security Media Department is pleased to extend to you its warmest greetings and sincerest wishes for continued success, and we would like to thank you for your response and cooperation with our activities. We appreciate our partnership with you, as it strengthens the safety and...

AECOM and Pininfarina Win Istanbul New Airport Design Competition -Friday 25 December 2015  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- İGA has chosen an innovative design by AECOM and Pininfarina as the winner of an international design competition for the regional Air Traffic Control (ATC) tower and technical building at the Istanbul New Airport. Unusually, the winning entry marries influences from the...

Furukawa Electric: Recycled Plastic Cable Trough Has Been Officially Approved by the UK Railway Network -Thursday 24 December 2015

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ”Green Trough®”, a recycled plastic cable trough developed by Furukawa Electric (TOKYO:5801)(ISIN:JP3827200001), has been officially approved by the UK railway network. Green Trough® contributes to the formulation of global scale circulatory society due to its superior...