Friday , May 26 2017

ADFD finances AED5.6bn projects in 2016

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Abu Dhabi / Emirates Business Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) continued to deliver an outstanding performance in 2016. Furthermore, the Fund managed 17 development projects valued at AED5.6 billion across seven beneficiary countries, dispensed AED3.9 billion in concessionary loans to support four projects and AED1.7 billion in government grants ...

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Soldiers guard UK targets as police hunt bomber’s network

epa05986545 British Army soldiers along with armed police patrol the streets near the Houses of Parliament in London, Britain, 24 May 2017. Britain is on critical alert following the Manchester terror attack on the Manchester Arena late 22 May, that saw 22 people loose their lives with scores of people injured. The government has indicated that the military are to be deployed on the streets along side the police.  EPA/FACUNDO ARRIZABALAGA

Bloomberg Soldiers were deployed on the streets of London on Wednesday, as police hunted down the network behind the Manchester suicide bomber and authorities warned another attack was “imminent.” Manchester’s police chief, Ian Hopkins, said it’s “very clear” that police are investigating a “network” responsible for the attack that killed ...

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