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The Abu Dhabi Police Music Band gave an outstanding performance on Thursday evening at the Sheikh Zayed Heritage Festival 2014, which is held in the Al Wathba area in Abu Dhabi and will conclude today, Friday.
Colonel Saif Saeed Al Shamesi, Chief of the Cultural and Social Activity Section at the Abu Dhabi Police Clubs and Sports Activities Department, said, “The Abu"...Continue Reading >
As part of its participation at the GCC Military Forum recently held in Bahrain, the Ministry of Interior presented a paper on evolution of Emirati women’s work within the Police force. The paper was presented by Major Amina Mohamed Khamis Al Baloushi, Chairperson of the Emirates Women Police Association (EWPA).
Major Al Baloushi gave an overview of Emirati women’s"...Continue Reading >
During a preparatory meeting, the Abu Dhabi Police GHQ discussed the sports activities to be held during the 2015 upcoming sports season, in the presence of liaison officers from 18 departments at Abu Dhabi Police.
The meeting was chaired by Captain Jamal Essa Al Sa’adi, Manager of the Teams and Championships Branch at the Strategy and Performance Development Department."...Continue Reading >
The Abu Dhabi Police General Headquarters (GHQ) hosted an event under the slogan “Together for a Conscious Community”, in cooperation and coordination with government and social entities. The two-day event took place at Al Ikhlas Private School and featured a societal exhibition.
The event included police and community-based activities and shows, in addition"...Continue Reading >
Vanderbilt University Medical Center and The Royal Children’s Hospital in Melbourne, Australia (RCH) are driving toward new possibilities with help from Terumo BCT’s 2014 Advancing Apheresis Awards. The award program is the first in Terumo BCT’s industry to fund education grants for the advancement of apheresis. Garrett Booth, MD, MS, Assistant Professor at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, and Anthea Greenway, MBBS FRACP FRCPA, Paediatric Haematologist at the RCH, each received $10,000 for their separate"...Continue Reading >
AGCO (NYSE: AGCO), a worldwide manufacturer and distributor of agricultural equipment, announces that Robert Crain, Senior Vice President and General Manager, North America, will take over responsibility for AGCO’s South America region from André Carioba, Senior Vice President and General Manager, South America, effective January 1, 2015.
Mr. Carioba, due to"...Continue Reading >
The Secretary General of Foreign Ministry, Mohammad Bani Yaseen, discussed Wednesday with the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Romania, Carmen Burlaco, the latest developments in the region.
During the meeting, they reviewed the latest developments in the Syrian crisis and its impact on Jordan, stressing the importance of finding a political solution to the crisis.
The two sides also stressed the importance"...
Jordan's economic growth is expected to accelerate to as much as 4 percent next year as cheaper oil cuts the country's current account deficit, deputy central bank governor Maher Hasan said on Wednesday.
The plunge of the Brent crude oil price to below $70 a barrel from around $115 over the past six months is a major boon for Jordan, which imports all its oil needs."...Continue Reading >
Commenting on Jordan's importing of natural gas from Israel, Jordanian Minister of Energy and Natural Resources Mohammed Hamed said, "The purchase of gas from Noble Energy does not constitute a political risk for Jordan, and will not make it dependent on the goodwill of a single country." He was speaking yesterday in the Jordanian parliament in Amman.
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Looking at enhancing trade ties with the UAE, Jordan is exploring possibilities of strengthening its participation in trade shows being organised by Expo Centre Sharjah.
A meeting held on the sidelines of the ongoing 3rd OIC Halal Middle East Exhibition and Congress and the 2nd Kitchen Equipment and Technology Exhibition Middle East at Expo Centre Sharjah, officials"...Continue Reading >