Thursday, February 25, 2021

Human Rights

Head Of Supreme Judicial Council Participates In A Virtual Meeting With Head Of Supreme Judicial Council In Qatar And The UN Office On Drugs And Crime

Baghdad, The head of the Supreme Judicial Council, Judge Faiq Zaidan, participated in the virtual meeting today, Thursday, with the President of the Supreme Judicial Council in the State of Qatar, sponsored by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, to celebrate the accession of Iraq as a training site. A statement by the […]

Airline body IATA develops mobile apps for COVID-era travel

Global aviation body IATA is developing a set of mobile apps to help passengers to navigate COVID-19 travel restrictions and securely share test and vaccine certificates with airlines and governments.   The International Air Transport Association (IATA), which represents many of the world’s major airlines, plans to pilot the Travel Pass platform by year-end and […]

Entertainment

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…

Education

H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed chairs meeting of Education and Human Resources Council

H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation and Chairman of the Education and Human Resources Council (EHRC), has chaired the council’s meeting, which was held today via video conferencing. During the meeting, Sheikh Abdullah highlighted the role of digital media in strengthening and advancing the education system, to […]

H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed urges teachers, education staff to take COVID-19 vaccine

H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, and Chairman of the Education and Human Resources Council urged all employees in public and private educational establishments, including teachers and administrative staff, to take the coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine, to support the country’s efforts to vaccinate over 50 percent of residents […]

Health Services

Abu Dhabi Stem Cells Centre continues to successfully treat six cancer patients using Bone Marrow Transplant Treatment

  The Abu Dhabi Stem Cells Centre (ADSCC) continues its implementation of the Abu Dhabi Bone Marrow Transplant program (AD-BMT) which it introduced in July 2020. So far, a total of six patients with blood malignancies have been successfully treated and are recovering well. Initiated by ADSCC, the AD-BMT programme was established to provide the […]

Expo 2020 Dubai organises Health and Wellness Week

Expo 2020 Dubai has launched ‘Health and Wellness Week’, the latest in a series of thematic weeks that seek to address some of the greatest challenges facing humanity and explore solutions that benefit us all. Held on Wednesday in collaboration with Mohammed Bin Rashid University of Medicine and Health Sciences (MBRU), the virtual live-streamed event […]