New UAE space law in final publishing stage: Mohammed Al Ahbabi

ABU DHABI, Dr. Eng. Mohammed Nasser Al Ahbabi, Director-General of the UAE Space Agency, said that the new UAE space law is in its final stage, and has been approved by the UAE Cabinet, the Federal National Council, FNC, and

Value of exports through Abu Dhabi ports up, imports down in Q1 2019: SACD

ABU DHABI, The value of exports through Abu Dhabi ports increased by 14.8% from AED 24.0 billion in Q1 2018 to AED 27.6 billion in the same period of 2019, according to official figures released by Statistic Centre Abu Dhabi,

Digital adoption and cybersecurity are the top challenges for Middle Eastern businesses, survey finds

DUBAI, Sixty-six percent of senior executives in the Middle East believe digital adoption and cybersecurity are their greatest business challenges, an international survey of businesspeople working across the Middle East reveals.According to the Pulse ...

DSCD conducts survey on Sharjah Police performance

SHARJAH, The Department of Statistics and Community Development, DSCD, in Sharjah, in cooperation with the Sharjah Police, is launching a survey on the performance and services of the Sharjah Police, as well as the level of safety in residential and

8th Pan Arab Human Genetics Conference to discuss population genomics, human disorders

DUBAI, Dubai will host the 8th Pan Arab Human Genetics Conference, PAHGC, from 17th to 20th January, 2020, in Dubai.Discussions will include topics such as next generation sequencing, neurodevelopmental disorders, metabolic disorders, dysmorphology, as...

Industrial Production Index rises 16.6% in Q1 2019

ABU DHABI, The Industrial Production Index rose by 16.6 percent in the first quarter of 2019, compared to the same period in 2018, rising from 122.3 percent to 142.5 percent during the monitoring period, according to figures released by the

Twenty Houthi rebels killed in Sirwah front

MA'RIB, Twenty Houthi rebels were killed and others wounded on Saturday in an attack carried by the Yemeni National Army in Sirwah front, west of Mar'ib Governorate.''Fighter jets of the Arab Coalition to Restore Legitimacy in Yemen launched air strike...

France to create space command within air force: Macron

PARIS, French President Emmanuel Macron said on Saturday he had approved the creation of a space command within the French air force to improve the country's defence capabilities.Addressing military personnel a day before the Bastille Day parade, Macro...