Daily Archives: August 19, 2017

Marking World Humanitarian Day, UN urges protection for civilians in armed conflict

NEW YORK — Civilians in conflict are not a target, top United Nations officials today stressed at a special event marking World Humanitarian Day, which honours aid workers and pays …

3rd Japanese GPS Satellite Launched Successfully

TOKYO — The third satellite for the Japanese version of the Global Positioning System was successfully launched Saturday.

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. and the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency, or JAXA, …

Fujairah Terminals receives first vessel call following Abu Dhabi Ports-Port of Fujairah concession agreement

FUJAIRAH — The newly established Fujairah Terminals, under the management of Abu Dhabi Ports, welcomed its first container feeder vessel, the Dubai Alliance. This is the first ship to arrive …

Zayed’s Legacy campaign will bring joy to Yemeni distressed families: Yemeni Ambassador

ABU DHABI — Yemeni Ambassador to UAE Fahad Al Menhali stated that the recently launched Zayed Legacy campaign to support families of war-affected people in Yemen will intensify the UAE’s …