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This is the man that made the nation

This is the man that made the nation

As the nation prepares to give thanks for Sheikh Zayed’s leadership with 2018 marked as the Year of Zayed, we take a look at the founding father’s life, achievements and what he means to the people of the UAE “He …

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Get excited! Here’s what’s going on in the capital this weekend

Get excited! Here’s what’s going on in the capital this weekend

The weekend is here and it’s time to live it up in the capital.  No matter what your interests are, there are plenty of events to tempt you out of the house with live sport, beach parties, festive fun and more. So …

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Why this amazing piece of heritage needs safeguarding

Why this amazing piece of heritage needs safeguarding

Action has been taken to help preserve another piece of the UAE’s unique culture for generations to come. The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has added the traditional performing art of Al-Azi to the list of Intangible …

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Expert advice: How to make your CV stand out

Expert advice: How to make your CV stand out

As part of our new Sunday Series, every week we bring you a new expert advice column to make the most of your life in Abu Dhabi. This week, Chris Greaves, managing director at Hays Gulf Region, tells us how to …

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New events on the way to capital green space

New events on the way to capital green space

A new season of family friendly events have been announced for the coming months at Umm Al Emarat Park. First up, Emirati jazz and pop singer Khalifa Naser will be performing for White Cane Day at the park, a celebration …

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Have you heard about the capital’s new monument?

Have you heard about the capital’s new monument?

With 2018 declared as the Year of Zayed, the capital is to pay tribute to the UAE’s founding father and his life with the construction of a permanent memorial. Located on the Corniche at the intersection of 1st and 2nd …

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Roaring success for last year’s eco-friendly initiatives

Roaring success for last year’s eco-friendly initiatives

The first newborn in three decades, the protection of 17 new sites and a new law to preserve valuable water resources; these are just some of the achievements of the Environment Agency – Abu Dhabi (EAD), according to its latest …

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Why leaders say youth are the UAE’s most valuable asset

Why leaders say youth are the UAE’s most valuable asset

The future is bright for the UAE as its youth prepares to play a defining role in the future of the country and its development on the world stage. Speaking on International Youth Day, the UAE’s vice president and prime …

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Sheikh Zayed’s legacy becomes focus of year-long initiative

Sheikh Zayed’s legacy becomes focus of year-long initiative

As the nation’s founder, Sheikh Zayed left a legacy of tolerance, philanthropy and progress that has lasted long after his 33-year reign. It’s with this in mind that 2018 is to be marked as the Year of Zayed to highlight …

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PROGRESS: Sheikh Mohammed reflects on decade in tenure

PROGRESS: Sheikh Mohammed reflects on decade in tenure

HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, vice president of the UAE and ruler of Dubai, posted an open letter to the people of the UAE. The post, shared on professional networking website LinkedIn, aimed to inform and inspire citizens and …

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