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Slovakia to open 'cultural office' in Jerusalem

September 12, 2021

The Embassy of Slovakia has been given the go ahead by the Israeli authorities to open a 'cultural office' in Jerusalem. The news was conveyed......

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Un-HABITAT and Local Government launch findings of the city-wide public space assessments in Palestine

September 8, 2021

RAMALLAH, Tuesday, September 07, 2021 (WAFA) - UN-Habitat, through the HAYA Joint Program, funded by the Government of Canada, in partnership with......

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Tokyo celebrates 'power of human excellence' at closing ceremony-

August 9, 2021

Tokyo Olympics ended on a successful note on Sunday (August 8) with a spectacular ceremony that celebrated the rich culture and heritage of host......

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Israeli cabinet start first state budget debate in three years

August 2, 2021

Israeli cabinet ministers on Sunday began debate on the 2021-2022 state budget, more than three years after the government last approved a fiscal......

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Mohammed bin Rashid commends successful completion of One Million Arab Coders Initiative, launches US$1million Coding Challenge

July 19, 2021

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, called upon the graduates of......

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Russia plans special status for migrants forced to overstay

May 24, 2021

Russia plans to introduce a special legal status - ‘controlled presence’ - for migrants that have no right to stay in Russia, but are......

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Connecticut Senator pays landmark visit to UNRWA training centre in Jordan

May 9, 2021

AMMAN, Thursday, May 06, 2021 (WAFA) - U.S. Senator from Connecticut, Chris Murphy, Wednesday paid a landmark visit to the Wadi Seer Training Centre......

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Abu Dhabi’s Technology Innovation Institute Unveils the Arab World’s First Electromagnetic Compatibility Labs

May 3, 2021

Technology Innovation Institute (TII), the applied research pillar of the Advanced Technology Research Council (ATRC), today announced that its Directed......

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Take ‘VOW’ to Protect All Humanity: ‘Vaccinate Our World!’

April 21, 2021

With the vast majority of countries tragically behind in securing enough—or for some, even any—COVID-19 vaccines for their citizens,......

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Dubai’s RTA to go paperless with its bank transactions

April 11, 2021

DUBAI: Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) will fully digitize its bank guarantee management process, cutting its paper usage by 100......

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