The Irish Government has reiterated its strong commitment to strengthening and deepening trade links with the United Arab Emirates (UAE) as part of the expansion of Ireland’s global footprint under the Government’s “Global Ireland” initiative.

His Excellency Omar Sultan Al Olama, Minister of State for Artificial Intelligence, highlighted the importance and active role the UAE government is taking to realize the directives of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai towards accelerating the adoption of artificial intelligence and its uses in various key strategic sectors in the UAE.

The Environmental Compliance Department at the Ministry of Climate Change and Environment (MOCCAE) carried out a surprise inspection at the Waterfront Market in Dubai. Inspectors seized 1,730 kilograms of fish, issued violation tickets to shop owners, fishermen and fish transporters who contravened the nation’s fisheries regulations, and donated the haul to charities to benefit families in need.

Awqaf and Minors Affairs Foundation (AMAF) welcomed a delegation from Saee for Awqaf Development in Saudi Arabia in line with its sustained efforts to share experiences, learn best practices and explore the latest innovative endowment initiatives that have a positive impact on societies.

The Department of Government Relations, Sharjah (DGR) received a high-profile South Korean delegation featuring top diplomats, to discuss matters of bilateral interest and explore new areas of cooperation in existing and emerging sectors.