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  • UAE student in race to win global science competition

       November 1, 2017     
    An Abu Dhabi-based student is on course to winning a $250,000 (Dh918,000) scholarship as part of a global science competition, funded by Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan. The Breakthrough Junior Challenge had a total 11,000 students from 176 countries registered for the competition. Bangladeshi student in Abu Dhabi, Ayesha Ahmed, is the only competitor from t
  • UAE issues flag guidelines for November 2 celebrations

       October 31, 2017     
    The Emirates Authority for Standardisation and Metrology (ESMA) has launched a public awareness campaign in accordance with the standard of the UAE flag, in conjunction with the preparations for the celebration of the UAE's Flag Day on November 2. The campaign launched by ESMA's social media platforms aims to raise the awareness of the public and private institutions and individuals, wh
  • Act soon, interest rates on bank loans in UAE to rise

       October 31, 2017     
    If you are opting for a loan, then this is the right time for it as interest rates in the UAE are expected to rise. The US Federal Reserve is likely to raise rates further to tighten its monetary policy and the UAE Central Bank will have to follow suit because the dirham is pegged to the dollar, analysts said. "The current central bank rate is 1.5 per cent, which has increased from 1.0
  • Pakistan releases 68 Indian fishermen

       October 30, 2017     
    Karachi: Pakistan on Sunday released 68 Indian fishermen detained for allegedly violating its territorial waters from Karachi’s Landhi jail as a goodwill gesture. The fishermen boarded a train to Lahore from where they would be taken to the Wagah border and handed over to Indian authorities. “We got orders from the interior ministry on Saturday to release the Indian fisherme

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