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Local News

Dewa awards AED1.43b deal for Hatta hydro power station

DUBAI / WAM Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa), awarded the Strabag Dubai LLC, Strabag AG, Andritz Hydro and Ozkar consortium the construction contract for the AED1.437 billion pumped-storage hydroelectric power station at Hatta. This is part of the Comprehensive Development Plan for Hatta, launched by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed ...

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RAK airport, Travelex sign partnership deal

Emirates Business Ras Al Khaimah International Airport has announced the onboarding of its first foreign exchange partner, Travelex. Headquartered in London with a presence in over 70 countries, Travelex is a leading provider of foreign exchange, remittance, and payments services, enabling physical and digital cross-border money movement for consumers and ...

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Candidate registration for FNC membership begins on Sunday

ABU DHABI / WAM The National Election Committee (NEC) tasked with organising the fourth cycle of elections to the Federal National Council (FNC) announced that the candidate registration process for FNC membership commences from today in nine centres across the UAE. The registration centres will continue to accept candidate applications ...

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Dubai welcomes 8.36 mn tourists in first half of 2019

DUBAI / WAM Dubai welcomed 8.36 million international overnight visitors in the first six months (January-June) of 2019, posting a positive three percent in tourism volume growth compared to the same period last year, according to the latest data released by Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing, Dubai Tourism. ...

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