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DEWA AND DWE TO ESTABLISH SMART SPORTS PARK

DUBAI ELECTRICITY AND WATER AUTHORITY, DEWA, HAS SIGNED A MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING, MOU, WITH DUBAI WOMEN ESTABLISHMENT, DWE, TO BUILD AL SAADA (ARABIC FOR ‘HAPPINESS’) PARK AT DUBAI LADIES CLUB.

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UAE’S YEAR OF READING GETS FILLIP WITH NEW LIBRARY

Dubai never does anything less than mega. His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai…

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TALES FROM THE PAST FOR LESSONS IN THE FUTURE

Based on the directives of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, and in cooperation with the Dubai Culture & Arts Authority…

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GCC TOURIST SPENDING TO TOP $70 BILLION OVER NEXT FIVE YEARS

HOSPITALITY AND RETAIL SECTORS TWO OF MIDDLE EAST’S FASTEST-GROWING FOR AUDIOVISUAL TECHNOLOGY, FROM DIGITAL SIGNAGE TO GUEST ROOM AUTOMATION…


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Oman healthcare projects get major boost

Al Madina Investment has revealed details of a $200 million integrated healthcare complex to be constructed in Hail Al Seeb, Oman. BURJEEL announces opening of 7-star hospital in Al khuwair. The investment firm unveiled plans to open launch a 225-bed tertiary care hospital, 120 keys three-star hotel apartments, 300 residential apartments, a fitness center and […]

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Thumbay Hospital Dubai Hosts 2nd Annual Medical Tourism Conference

The second annual Medical Tourism Conference was held on Thursday, 26thNovember 2015 at Thumbay Hospital, Dubai, in collaboration with Gulf Medical University (GMU) Ajman-UAE, the leading private medical university in the region owned and operated by Thumbay Group. The theme of the conference was ‘Destination UAE – Health & Medical Tourism Hub, Partnership for Collaborations’. […]

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DUBAI MOST SEARCHED FOR DESTINATION BY US JOB SEEKERS

Research by Aetna International one of the world’s leading health benefits providers, has discovered that US citizens are becoming more diverse when searching for jobs abroad with Dubai leap-frogging London as the top destination. Since January 2013, Dubai has been the most sought-after location amongst US citizens who are considering employment abroad. This moves Europe’s […]

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TRANSFORMING OUR WORLD: THE UN’s 2030 AGENDA

On August 1, 2015, the United Nations concluded its negotiations on the post-2015 development agenda. Member States agreed a framework for 17 universal sustainable development goals, which will be adopted by Heads of State at a summit in September. The new Agenda builds on the Millennium Development Goals and seeks to complete what these did not achieve, particularly in reaching the most vulnerable. In its scope


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Dubai Aquarium program to save Sand Tiger Sharks

Partners with SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium for pioneering the artificial insemination programme on viviparous sharks Initiative aims to strengthen awareness about conservation issues with Sand Tiger Sharks listed as ‘Vulnerable’ on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species Highlights commitment to develop skills at aquariums to self-sustain inhabitants Modern cryogenic lab to support the breeding […]

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Future Schools to help student think out of the “box”

The schools of the future may not look anything like what we see today. The “box” classroom will soon be a thing of the past. Architects, designers and educationists are moving away from traditional classrooms that place the teacher

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The Future of Effective Healthcare lies in Prevention

Throughout the developed world and most emerging economies, obesity, diabetes and related diseases are making themselves acutely felt across all strata of society.

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Cities can Invest in Economic & Environmental Vitality

Cities are the driving force behind the global economy – according to McKinsey, just 600 cities are responsible for 60% of the global GDP – and the number of people living in cities is expected to increase from 3.6 billion in 2010 to 6.3 billion in 2050.


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