Daily Archives: September 6, 2020

ADFD-funded $15 million solar plant in Cuba gets capacity boost to 15MW

ABU DHABI, The 10-megawatt solar photovoltaic plant, which was inaugurated in Cuba last year, has recently received a capacity boost to 15MW. The grid-connected project, financed by Abu Dhabi Fund for Development, ADFD, currently supplies enough electricity for an estimated 10,000 homes. The funding is part of ADFD’s commitment of US$350 million to support renewable

Health ministry conducts further 87,336 COVID-19 tests, uncovers 513 new cases in 24 hours, 2,443 recoveries, no deaths

ABU DHABI, The Ministry of Health and Prevention, MoHAP, on Sunday said it carried out over 87,336 additional COVID-19 tests in the country over the last 24 hours, uncovering 513 new cases. The Ministry said in a statement that the aim of the intense testing drive is to facilitate the early detection of coronavirus cases,

‘Joint Fourth Industrial Revolution Team’ aims to identify areas of beneficial cooperation: AHK CEO

ABU DHABI, Oliver Oehms, CEO of the German Emirati Joint Council for Industry and Commerce, AHK, stated that the “Joint Fourth Industrial Revolution Team” established by the UAE and Germany aims to identify areas of beneficial cooperation. He also noted that this initiative is strongly supported by the private sector and will help strengthen the

Rashid and Latifa schools establishment BoDs visit both Dubai schools to ensure COVID-19 safety precautions

DUBAI, Rashid School for Boys and Latifa School for Girls welcomed the members of their Board of Directors who visited the schools as part of inspections to ensure adherence to COVID-19 safety measures that have been issued by the Knowledge and Human Development Authority, KHDA. There are more than 15 specific guidelines that the schools