Tuesday, August 11, 2020

Human Rights

Under His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed’s directives, UAE to rush urgent humanitarian assistance to explosion-affected people in Lebanon

Under the directives by His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, the UAE is offering urgent humanitarian assistance to assist those affected by the Beirut Port explosion. H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Ruler’s Representative in Al Dhafra Region, […]

National Human Rights Committee Discusses Preparations for National Human Rights Plan in the country

The National Human Rights Committee held its second meeting under the chairmanship of H.E. Dr. Anwar Mohammed Gargash, Minister of State for Foreign Affairs and Chairman of the National Human Rights Commission. The Committee discussed preparations for the National Human Rights Plan, which will serve as a comprehensive and integrated national human rights framework in […]


Monumental Sports & Entertainment, UAE Announce Global Esports Partnership.

Monumental Sports & Entertainment and the Embassy of the United Arab Emirates in Washington, D.C. have announced a partnership focused on the growth and inclusivity of esports on a global level. Built on a shared passion for gaming, this partnership en…

Hassan Ali Hassan Al Matwi’s RAQEE wins Al Thakhira Cup thriller

Hassan Ali Hassan Al Matwi’s RAQEE (Mared Al Sahra x Cath) was back in the winner’s circle within a year of his previous victory with the 6yo topping the AL THAKHIRA CUP (LOCAL PUREBRED ARABIANS) at the dirt track at Al Rayyan Park on Wednesday. In the…


H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed chairs two remote meetings of Education and Human Resources Council

H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation and President of the Education and Human Resources Council, chaired two remote meetings of the council held via video conferencing. During the meetings, Hussain bin Ibrahim Al Hammadi, Minister of Education, presented the precautionary protocols and procedures adopted by all educational […]

Qatar Affirms Great Importance Attached to Education at National, Regional and International Levels

The State of Qatar reiterated the great importance it attaches to education at the national, regional and international levels. The State of Qatar also welcomed the praise of HE Special Rapporteur on the right to education Koumba Boly Barry and her congratulations to the State of Qatar for giving a priority to provide quality education […]

Health Services

Saudi Arabia: 1,469 cases; 1,492 recoveries

Riyadh, The  Saudi Ministry of Health confirmed 1,469 new confirmed cases of novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), bringing the total number to 287,262 cases.   The Ministry of Health added that 39 new deaths have been reported; putting the tally of fatalities at 3,130. On the other hand, as many as 1,492 cases have recovered, raising the tally […]

Minister Of Health And His Qatari Counterpart Discuss Strengthening Efforts To Confront Coronavirus, Including Sending And Setting Up Two Field Hospitals

Baghdad, The Ministry of Health announced that its Minister discussed with his Qatari counterpart, strengthening efforts to confront Coronavirus, including sending and setting up two field hospitals. “The Minister of Health and Environment Hassan Al-Tamimi met with the Minister of Health in Qatar Hanan Al-Kuwari through a television circle and with the participation of the […]