Friday, February 24, 2017

Mohammad Bin Rashid Space Centre to lead Mars 2117 project

The Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) will lead the UAE’s ambitious project to establish the first human settlement on Mars. It’s been tasked with preparing a 100-year plan to implement the initiative. The Mars 2117 project, announced last week, aims to build a miniature city on the Red Planet ...

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UK-UAE Task Force holds 16th meeting in Abu Dhabi

The UK and the UAE are deepening collaboration this year in a range of issues like conflict resolution, security, trade, investment, education and consular affairs. According to national news agency WAM, the UK-UAE Task Force held its 16th meeting in Abu Dhabi recently, discussing ways to secure the region as ...

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RTA completes Phase I of Dubai’s smart parking project

The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has completed phase I of the Smart Parking Project at Al-Rigga and World Trade Centre. According to national news agency WAM, work progress has reached nearly 84 per cent for controlled parking around WTC on the Sheikh Zayed Road and has fully been completed ...

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Car robbery gang arrested in Sharjah

Authorities are once again reminding motorists not to leave their cars unattended with engines on. That’s after a gang of nine men involved in car robberies was arrested in Sharjah. Police recently received reports from several people claiming their vehicles were stolen after getting out and leaving the engine running. ...

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World’s best street food on offer at Eat the World DXB

The global food truck revolution is back in Dubai. Starting Thursday, Downtown Dubai’s Burj Park sets the backdrop for Eat the World DXB, an outdoor celebration of the best street fare from the UK, the US and Singapore. Guests can also look forward to celebrity chef demos, kids’ activities, live ...

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