A student showcases his work at the event.
Khalifa University of Science and Technology, a research university dedicated to the advancement of learning through the discovery and application of knowledge, announced its SparKU team of 10 students won the eighth place out of 31 international universities that participated in the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) Supermileage 2019 competition in the US.
The Abu Dhabi International Hunting and Equestrian Exhibition (Adihex) 2019 will be held from August 27 to 31 at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (Adnec ) under the theme “Sustainable Hunting,” it was announced on Thursday.
The Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship (FAIC) has announced that effective from June 15, it has started issuing a one-year residence visa, renewable for a further year, to students on their parents’ sponsorship who have completed their university or high school study or reached 18 years of age. The FAIC clarified that visas for this category of people are issued only as of the date of their graduation from university or high school or when reaching the legal age in line with the integrated system of entry and residence visas approved by the UAE Cabinet in summer last year.
Under the patronage of His Highness Dr Sheikh Sultan Bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of Sharjah, and President of the University of Sharjah (UoS), Professor Hamid MK Al Naimiy, Chancellor of the University of Sharjah, inaugurated the “2nd Annual Engineering Undergraduate Senior Design Project Exhibition” and the “1st Graduate Students Research Symposium.”
They expressed gratitude to the leadership and the health authorities that allowed them to perform Eid prayers this year, as they were not allowed to do so last year due to the pandemic as part of precautionary measures.
Any gatherings of more than five people are not allowed, especially at the major parks such as Al Safa, Zabeel, Al Mamzar, Mishrif, and Al Khor.
The Gulf state had banned the movement of people and vehicles between 7 pm and 4 am on May 8 and also banned commercial activity during the day, which will be permitted.