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Freeze Texas: In Videos and Pictures

Water and heat failure persists in extremely cold conditions in Texas. Millions of Texans are surviving without electricity or water this week. Peoples are looking for cell services on overloaded towers, and after water pipes burst and gas leaks into their homes. Officials said that power outages and pipeline ruptures continued to disrupt water supplies […]...Read More

UAE announces 3,977 new COVID-19 cases, 4,075 recoveries, 12 deaths

3rd February 2021 – The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) announced that it conducted 173,952 additional COVID-19 tests over the past 24 hours, using state-of-the-art medical testing equipment. ‌‏In a statement on Wednesday, the Ministry stressed its aim to continue expanding the scope of testing nationwide to facilitate the early detection of coronavirus cases […]...Read More

A new set of precautionary measures against COVID-19 announces in

New measures effective from 2 February until the end of the month Measures taken in response to rising violations of preventive measures, says Committee Capacity of indoor seated venues, including cinemas and entertainment and sports venues, reduced to 50%; enhanced precautionary measures to be enforced Hotel establishments to operate at 70% of total capacity; new […]...Read More

Dubai forms Vaccine Logistics Alliance for global distribution of COVID-19

Emirates SkyCargo, Dubai Airports, DP World, and International Humanitarian City join hands to distribute vaccines by air, land, and sea. The combined expertise, along with global air routes, seaports, and logistics networks, will speed up vaccine deployment, especially to developing countries. Dubai’s vaccine storage and distribution facilities ramped up, building on the existing position as […]...Read More

UAE grants citizenship and passport to investors, professionals, special talents

The United Arab Emirates has approved amendments to the Executive Regulation of the Federal Law concerning Nationality and Passports allowing investors, professionals, special talents, and their families to acquire the Emirati nationality and passport under certain conditions. Categories that can qualify to acquire the Emirati nationality include: investors, doctors, specialists, inventors, scientists, talents, intellectuals, artists, […]...Read More

Domestic tourism soars to new heights in emirates

The Dubai ruler took to Twitter to laud the leaps made by the emirates on the domestic tourism front Wednesday. “Today the UAE government concluded a campaign to encourage domestic tourism, 950 thousand domestic tourists and about one billion dirhams, its results within one month, 2000 media coverage, and 215 million views of videos depicting […]...Read More

Dubai ruler revisits childhood in new book “My Little World”

Blending engaging storytelling with keen observations about human relationships, learning, and the desert, H.H Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid recounts his early life in his new book “My Little World.” The events highlighted in the illustrated page-flipper have played a major role in shaping the Dubai ruler’s outlook and values. Launched in collaboration with Dubai Media […]...Read More

Army of pink clops in to wave flag on breast

The 11th edition of Pink Caravan Ride, an annual breast cancer awareness initiative of UAE-based non-profit Friends of Cancer Patients (FOCP), will ride into 2021 in a unique format in February with the participation of equestrian clubs from every emirate, and will be marked by 42 days of free health screenings for men and women […]...Read More

‘2020’: UAE hits recap on a year of triumph over

“The year 2020 — a year of challenges and accomplishments”, said His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President of the UAE and Ruler of its buzzing, commercial city of Dubai. “(It is) a year in which the true values of our country appeared. A year in which we proved that we are […]...Read More

Getting a Pfizer jab in Dubai? Here’s all you need

Dubai launched its “extensive” and “free-of-charge” vaccine campaign Wednesday after the first batch of Pfizer BioNTech shipment landed in the emirate. Over the past 24 hours, several citizens have lined up fro the jab including staff and officials from Dubai Health Authority (DHA) and Dubai Police, as well as a senior Emirati citizen. As per […]...Read More