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Partners for Pioneering initiative to enhance government performance

Dubai: H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of Dubai Executive Council launched the “Partners for Pioneering” initiative, which aims to drive government excellence in all fields. Elite government entities, such as DEWA, Dubai Police and RTA, will cooperate with other departments to facilitate the rapid exchange […]...Read More

An election result settled with a coin toss

In an unusual turn of events, an election was decided by the toss of a coin. People across the UK came out to vote in their local elections. However, while some councils saw candidates take clear majorities, a vote for Monmouthshire County Council saw came down to the narrowest of margins. And the vote for […]...Read More

SEWA launches program to reduce water consumption in 37 parks across Sharjah

SHARJAH: Sharjah Electricity, Water and Gas Authority (SEWA), in collaboration with Sharjah Municipality (SM), has launched a programme to reduce water use and install water-saving equipment and gadgets in 37 parks by 2022. Ghada Juma Salem, Director of the Conservation Department, explained that the Sharjah Electricity, Water and Gas Authority (SEWA) has launched a number […]...Read More

Special care package to keep them company in isolation

A Reddit user has shared images of the care package they received from the Japanese government while in isolation, with several people commenting in shock over how much they received.  In several countries, one is just own their own when it comes to isolating with Covid — unless a parent or a helpful neighbour is […]...Read More

Digital Dubai at GITEX 2021: 31 Government and Private Entities will launch their new corporate identity and vision with common Goal

Dubai: The Digital Dubai Pavilion returns to GITEX Global 2021 for another year, where 31 government and private entities come together in one display and under a new name – Digital Dubai – embodying the Emirate’s role at the fore of global efforts to recover from the crisis, return to normal, and shape a bright […]...Read More

RewirEd: The Future of Global Education Summit to be held at Expo2020

Summit reflects Dubai’s role as a bridge between cultures and a facilitator of global dialogue and knowledge exchange Registration for the Summit, to be held from 12–14 December 2021 at Knowledge and Learning Week at Expo 2020, is now open Key stakeholders including governments, youth representatives, education shapers and business leaders from around the world […]...Read More

Caught in the Dragon’s jaws: Hong Kong’s daunting youth trio — who are they?

Three prominent Hong Kong activists are facing jail after pleading guilty on Monday to inciting an “illegal assembly” outside the city’s main police station during last year’s revolutionary pro-democracy protests. Joshua Wong, Agnes Chow and Ivan Lam have spent years campaigning for democracy, becoming activists when they were just teens. Joshua Wong Arguably the most […]...Read More