Government

Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD), the leading national entity for international development aid, hosted a high-level delegation from the Pan-African Parliament at its headquarters in Abu Dhabi to discuss sustained cooperation in achieving the development priorities of the African continent.   

Dubai Customs bagged three awards at the latest Ideas UK 32nd International Conference 2018, held in Manchester, UK. The Department won the Platinum Accreditation for the ninth year in a raw, scoring 100% for the sixth consecutive year, the idea of the year for The Advisor (World's First Customs Training and Explosives Suitcase), innovated by Mohammed Al Khinjari, and a shield for the X-Patrol (Middle East's First Customs Patrol Vehicle), by Saeed Al Katbi.

Sheikh Faisal bin Sultan bin Salem Al Qassimi, Chairman of United Arab Bank, stated that the union continues to successfully grow and progress from one phase to another, until the UAE achieves its goal of becoming a global leader in various fields.

The DIFC Courts Wills Registry for Non-Muslims has welcomed the Government’s decision to issue long-term visas and believes it will encourage more UAE residents to protect their family’s financial future with the certainty of a safe and enforceable Will.

Khuloud Salim Al Junaibi, General Manager of The Flag Island said, "The UAE National Day isn’t only an occasion to celebrate the achievements of the emirates, it is an occasion to spread the message of wisdom, loyalty and hope conveyed to us by the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan and the leaders of the emirates. Our communities diligently follow on that vision to build the nation, leading one achievement to other, which instils responsibility and awareness towards the country within each generation.”