UAE

UAE chairs meetings of Euro-Arab Judicial Training Network

Sharjah 24-WAM : The two-day meetings of the General Assembly and Board of Directors of the Euro-Arab Judicial Training Network, chaired by the UAE, began in Abu Dhabi on Monday.

Economy

Drop in oil prices poses risk to primary industries

Sharjah 24 - WAM: The drop in oil prices is posing risks on investment, mainly in primary industry which could create unstable conditions in international markets, said CEO of Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC).

UAE

UAE pledges EUR 50 million to support seven key INTERPOL projects

Sharjah 24 – WAM: The UAE announced on Monday a contribution of AED 197 million (EUR 50 million) to the INTERPOL Foundation for a Safer World to support seven INTERPOL projects designed to combat global crime and terrorism ahead of the first Unity for Security Forum in Abu Dhabi.

UAE

Mohammed bin Rashid approves award of AED1.2 billion road contract

Sharjah 24 – WAM: UAE Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, has approved the award of two contracts for constructing the 7th Interchange on Sheikh Zayed Road, as well as Al Yalayis and Al Asayel Roads, at a cost of AED 1.2 billion.

UAE

Cabinet approves changes to boards of directors in a number of federal entities

Sharjah 24 – WAM: The UAE Cabinet approved changes in a number of boards of directors across different federal entities.

UAE

Zayed Giving Initiative launches series of local, international youth giving forums

Sharjah 24 – WAM: The Zayed Giving Initiative has launched a series of local and international youth giving forums that aim to promote the culture of voluntary work and giving.