UK-UAE News

UAE nominated to International Maritime Organisation council membership

Abu Dhabi, 15 May 2017, WAM - The UAE was nominated as a member of the council of the International Maritime Organisation, IMO, which will be elected during the organisation's 30th general assembly held from 24th November to 5th December, Dr. Abdullah bin Mohammed Belhaif Al Nuaimi, Minister of Infrastructure Development, and Chairman of Federal Transport Authority - Land and Maritime, announced on Monday.

Dubai Women Establishment graduates first class of female Emiratis from Innovative Leaders Programme

Dubai, 13 May 2017, WAM - Dubai Women Establishment (DWE) celebrated the graduation of 14 prominent female Emirati leaders from its inaugural Innovative Leaders Programme in the United Kingdom. The programme was launched under the patronage of Sheikha Manal bint Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, President of the UAE Gender Balance Council, President of Dubai Women Establishment (DWE) and wife of His Highness Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and UAE Minister of Presidential Affairs, and hosted in collaboration with the distinguished Ashridge-Hult International Business School.

British University in Dubai organises 3rd Doctoral Research Conference

Dubai, 14th May 2017, WAM - The British University in Dubai, BUiD, held its 3rd Doctoral Research Conference on Saturday 13th May, 2017.

VP attends Royal Windsor Endurance Race

London, 12 May 2017, WAM - UAE rider Saeed Al Khayari was crowned winner of the 120km Royal Windsor Endurance Race in the presence of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa of Bahrain, and Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, at Windsor Park.