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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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World Government Summit Announces an Exceptional Edition for Best Minister Award

March 31, 2021

The World Government Summit (WGS) Announced an exceptional edition of Best Minister Award to recognize prominent leaders from around the world who......

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Cabinet approves general budget for 2021, deficit projected at $1 billion

March 30, 2021

RAMALLAH, Monday, March 29, 2021 (WAFA) - The Palestinian Government approved during the weekly cabinet meeting held today via the video conference......

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US consumer spending, income fall ahead of massive fiscal stimulus

March 28, 2021

WASHINGTON: US consumer spending fell by the most in 10 months in February as a cold snap gripped many parts of the country and the boost from a......

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Government extends full lockdown for five days

March 14, 2021

RAMALLAH, Saturday, March 13, 2021 (WAFA) – As the coronavirus death toll and number of daily cases spike in Palestine, the government announced......

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