Emiratis take pictures of the sarcophagus of the Pharaonic priest Psamtik at the Egypt Pavilion during the Expo 2020. AFP
This will enable the employees and their families to benefit from the cultural and scientific experiences offered by the global event.
His Highness Sheikh Humaid Bin Rashid Al Nuaimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Ajman, has directed to grant Ajman government employees a 6-day paid leave to visit Expo 2020 Dubai.
His Highness Sheikh Hamad Bin Mohammed Al Sharqi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Fujairah, has directed to grant Fujairah government employees a 6-days paid leave to visit Expo 2020 Dubai.
The move will enable the workers and their families to take in all the sights of the world fair and participate in enriching their experiences in this mega event, which runs in Dubai until March 2022.
His Highness Sheikh Saud Bin Saqr Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Ras Al Khaimah (RAK), has directed to grant the RAK government employees a 6-days paid leave to enable them to visit Expo 2020 Dubai and enjoy the immersive experiences and innovations presented at this global event which is being held under the theme "Connecting Minds, Creating the Future".
His Highness Sheikh Saud Bin Rashid Al Mu'alla, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Umm Al Quwain, has directed to grant Umm Al Qaiwain government employees an 8-days paid leave to visit Expo 2020 Dubai, with their families and participate in enriching their experiences in the global event.
The move reflects the UAE's wise leadership keenness to attain the desired goals from hosting this mega event that aims to enhance knowledge exchange between diverse cultures and civilisations in line with the UAE's role and vision to build bridges of human cooperation and better future for coming generations.
Saif Abdullah Mohammed Al Shamsi affirmed that Expo 2020 Dubai would create promising opportunities for participating countries and boost efforts being made to stimulate global economy and enhance confidence in sectors hit by the COVID-19 pandemic.
His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, accompanied by Sheikh Hamdan and Sheikh Maktoum, tours Expo 2020 Dubai on its second day. Sheikh Mohammed visited the pavilion of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Pakistan’s Federal Board of Investment will hold a seminar on the Electric Vehicle Policy on Oct.5, while on Oct.6, a session on climate change will be held with Malik Amin, Pakistan’s Federal Minister for Climate Change.
Every school in the UAE has been given the opportunity to experience four curated educational journeys of Expo 2020 Dubai for free, with the Expo School Programme booking system now open to public and private schools.
The Fire broke out over an area of about 100 square metres and was extinguished around an hour later, Interfax news agency reported, adding that the small refinery belonged to a company called Resource LLC.
Pope Francis offered his prayers for the thousands of victims of the earthquake in Syria and Turkey on Wednesday and called on the international community to continue to support rescue and recovery efforts.
Pakistani national Ikra Jiwani was arrested in Bengaluru in the last week of January along with her husband Mulayam Singh Yadav. The 19-year-old, Ikra Jivani was illegally staying in India.
The jacket was presented to the Prime Minister by Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL) during India Energy Week in Bengaluru on Monday. The IOCL will recycle 100 million PET bottles annually to make fabrics, in a push to decarbonise the economy.