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Abu Dhabi, China sign oil deal

Abu Dhabi, July 14 (IANS/WAM) Abu Dhabi and China have signed an agreement on further cooperation on oil sale, a statement said.

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UAE condemns Mumbai blasts

Abu Dhabi, July 14 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has vehemently condemned the bomb blasts that rocked Mumbai Wednesday killing 17 people and wounding 131 others.

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Egypt to sack 700 policemen over killing of protesters

Cairo, July 14 (IANS) At least 700 police officers in Egypt would be removed from their jobs over the killing of protesters during the revolution that led to the ouster of president Hosni Mubarak, a media report said.

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UAE, Palestine discuss projects

Abu Dhabi, July 13 (IANS/WAM) Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas met the non-resident ambassador of the United Arab Emirates in Ramallah Wednesday and discussed progress of several projects funded by the UAE.

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Egyptian deputy PM resigns

Cairo, July 13 (IANS) Egyptian Deputy Prime Minister Yehia el-Gamal resigned Tuesday, state-run Nile TV reported .

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UAE constructs village for Mongolian Muslims

Abu Dhabi, July 12 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has begun constructing a village in Mongolia that will provide houses, schools and healthcare facilities to Mongolian Muslims.

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UAE to celebrate Nelson Mandela Day

Abu Dhabi, July 12 (IANS/WAM) The South African embassy in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in association with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) opened celebrations Tuesday to mark the Nelson Mandela International Day that falls July 18.

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UAE launches sustainable lifestyle kit

Abu Dhabi, July 12 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has launched an innovative reusable kit to help raise awareness about the region’s unique biodiversity as well as reduce carbon emission.

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Abu Dhabi announces medical distinction award

Abu Dhabi, July 11 (IANS/WAM) Abu Dhabi has announced an award to recognise and honour health professionals in the Gulf region for their outstanding achievement in the field.

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UAE recognises South Sudan

Abu Dhabi, July 11 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) Monday formally recognised Africa’s newest country South Sudan as an independent state.

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