Rescue workers transfer a patient to the Fuwai Central China Cardiovascular Hospital in Zhengzhou. Reuters
President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan has sent a message of condolences to President Xi Jinping of the People's Republic of China on the victims of the floods in Henan province due to heavy rain.
His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, and His Highness Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, also sent similar messages to the Chinese President.
The death toll from catastrophic flooding in the central Chinese city of Zhengzhou has risen to 56, state media reported on Friday.The rains that started on Tuesday in densely populated Henan were the heaviest on record, according to the government.
Upon arrival, His Highness Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed was received by Chinese President Xi Jinping and senior Chinese leaders.
During the visit, Sheikh Mohamed and Chinese President Xi Jinping will review the comprehensive strategic cooperation between the two countries across various sectors,
His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, on Saturday headed the UAE delegation to the Roundtable Summit for the states and governments participating in the 2nd Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation held in the Chinese capital Beijing.
Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum underlined the integral role of the UAE in boosting international cooperation and strengthening ties between the region and the world.
Local media reported that the military plane was training for the Sunsuper Riverfire event. The event took place in the Queensland capital on Saturday.
The Abu Dhabi Court of Appeal ruled that the amount of compensation awarded to a female patient be increased from Dhs300,000 to Dhs500,000 in view of the damages she sustained due to a medical error made in a surgical operation she underwent to treat constipation.
The upcoming mega event, Expo 2020 Dubai, will be hosting many world’s best innovations including a sneak peak of the “world’s largest Holy Quran” made with around 200 kilogrammes of gold and 2,000 kilogrammes of aluminium.