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Sheikha Fatima receives Belgian ambassador

Abu Dhabi: Her Highness Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak, Chairwoman of the General Women’s Union and of Family Development Foundation, received today at Al Bahr Palace, Mrs. Anick Van Calster, Belgium’s Ambassador to the UAE. The Belgian ambassador called on Sheikha Fatima to bid farewell at the expiry of her tenure in the UAE. She also […]

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HAI built 19 mosques in nine countries

Ajman: Human Appeal International (HAI) has built 19 new mosques in nine countries ahead of the holy month of Ramadan. The Ajman-based charity organisation has spent AED 2.2 million to construct mosques in Bosnia, Senegal, Kyrgyzstan, Niger, Sudan, Jordan, India, Kyrgyz and Indonesia. Abdullah Mohammad Al Awadi, Assistant Secretary for Financial and Administrative Affairs, HAI, […]

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UAE ambassador to Paris receives French FM official

Paris: Mohammed Meer Abdullah Al Raisi, UAE Ambassador to France, has met with Mr. Pierre Sellal, Secretary General of the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs. During the meeting, they discussed the distinguished bilateral relations and ways of enhancing cooperation between the two friendly countries. Regional and international developments and issues of common interest were also […]

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Hamdan receives British, Filipino consuls

Dubai: H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai and UAE Minister of Finance, received separately out-going Consuls Guy Warrington of Britain and Benito Valeriano of Philippines. The meetings reviewed bilateral relations between the UAE, and Britain and Philippines. Sheikh Hamdan wished the departing diplomats success in their future missions.