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2011-05-01 08:00:00

RAS AL KHAIMAH, UAE, May 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- - Race is Held in Memory of the Founder of the UAE, Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan - Race & UAE Donation Benefiting National Kidney Foundation - Sponsorship Part of RAK FTZ's Corporate Social Responsibility Programme The Ras Al Khaimah Free Trade Zone Authority (RAK FTZ) - one of the fastest-growing and most cost-effective free trade zones in the UAE - announced its sponsorship of the Annual UAE Healthy Kidney 10k...

2011-03-02 04:14:00

ABU DHABI, UAE, March 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- - Sheikh Zayed Book Award Announces its 5th Year Winners - http://www.zayedaward.ae The Sheikh Zayed Book Award, one of the most prestigious and well-funded prizes in the Arab World, announced its winners for the year (2010-2011) .The winners were named in five distinct categories, while four other categories were withheld for this year. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20110302/441367 ) The Winners for...

2011-01-26 08:30:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Get content from Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation: http://www.thenewsmarket.com/Releases/StoryDetailPage.aspx?GUID=3e73ecc2-e8fb-4d76-957b-15fd01bb0968# His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, and Bill Gates, Co-Chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, announced today they are working together to provide life-saving vaccinations to children in...

2011-01-26 00:00:00

Together pledge $100 million to fight preventable diseases in Afghanistan and Pakistan SEATTLE and ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates, Jan. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, and Bill Gates, Co-Chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, announced today they are working together to provide life-saving vaccinations to children in Afghanistan and Pakistan....

2011-01-17 04:00:00

ABU DHABI, UAE, January 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Last year's large scale oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico brought the world's attention once again to the continued depletion of our fossil fuels. Our constant quest to find new, sustainable, renewable forms of energy to power our planet continues apace as we seek out new ways of improving energy efficiency and protecting our environment. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20110117/429973 ) In 2007, the Emirate of Abu...

2010-12-01 13:40:00

ABU DHABI, UAE, December 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Abu Dhabi Crown Prince and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, last night officially inaugurated Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, the world's first Ferrari theme park, on Yas Island. To view the Multimedia News Release, please click: http://multivu.prnewswire.com/mnr/prne/bladonmore/46321/ HH Sheikh Mohammed paid tribute to the vision of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin...

2010-10-19 03:49:00

ABU DHABI, UAE, October 19, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Education leaders from across the world will gather at Building Future Education MENA and BETT Middle East at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre on the 21st and 22nd of November 2010. The event is held under the Patronage of H.H. General Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces and is fully endorsed by the Abu Dhabi Education Council. Building Future...

2010-09-03 08:53:00

DUBAI, UAE, September 3, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- - According to the Latest Globe of Natural Hazards Report Released in August by Global Reinsurance Company Munich Re, the UAE has the Potential to Produce "Very Strong" Earthquakes of up to 5.9 in Magnitude. Earthquakes at This Intensity can Seriously Damage not Only Poorly Designed Structures, but Also Well-Built Structures Bridges construction within the Middle East has remained relatively strong over the past year's representing...

2010-08-19 07:15:00

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, N.J., Aug. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Incensed with how much the American public are lied to about Islam (the latest rampant Islamophobia regarding building the mosque near Ground Zero and the planned burning of the Holy Quran in a Florida church), well-known Muslim American scholar Moustafa Zayed struck back by releasing the anticipated book "The Lies about Muhammad," in which he refuted, paragraph by paragraph, all false claims and allegations about Muhammad and Islam in the...

2010-05-26 05:59:00

DUBAI, UAE, May 26, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- While wealthy Gulf States are grappling with a new epidemic of obesity, millions across the Middle East and North Africa still suffer the hidden hunger of under-nutrition. This is the 'double-burden' of malnutrition in the MENA region and both conditions are rooted in poor diet lacking in vitamins and minerals. These two faces of malnutrition are being tackled at a conference taking place in Dubai 25-26 May. Opened by HE Reem Al-Hashimy,...


Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'