The UAE’s diesel shipment will help improve power generation and supply electricity to more than 45,000 households in the Yemeni governorate of Shabwa. According to national news agency WAM, Emirates Red Crescent’s (ERC) has provided 36,000 litres of diesel fuel to the Public Corporation for Electricity (PCE) in Shabwa. Yemeni officials have thanked the UAE and the humanitarian […]
The Emirates Red Crescent has reopened the Chest and Tuberculosis Centre in Yemen’s Hadramaut after completing the maintenance and renovation work. The move is part of the UAE’s ongoing efforts to ease the health and humanitarian burdens of Yemenis.
Fifteen people died in truck accidents in Dubai during the first half of 2017. Dubai Police said 14 accidents involving heavy vehicles were recorded during the same period, with over 30,000 fines issued to violating truck drivers. During the recently conducted awareness campaign, Dubai Police aimed to educate the drivers on the amended traffic laws […]
Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) is now offering its customers the chance to make donations to help improve transportation in developing countries through the Dirham Khair initiative. RTA customers can make AED1 donations while processing transactions like renewing vehicles and licences, and when paying fines. People can make their donations for this charitable drive through […]
The number of pilgrims under UAE’s official Hajj Mission stands at 6,228 this year. According to the statement issued by the General Authority for Islamic Affairs and Endowments, they will fly from Abu Dhabi International Airport on Tuesday. The pilgrims will travel to Mecca until August 28.