Addressing the nation on May 12 — in the backdrop of a loud demand for economic stimulus, criticism of the handling of migrants and the growing impatience of the people with corona prohibitions — Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced an economic recovery package of Rs twenty lakh crore, acknowledged the importance of rebuilding the economy bottom-up without relaxing on the aim of achieving global supremacy and reminded everybody that “self-control” should be the weapon of combat against the pandemic even when “Lockdown 4” — the name he gave to the phase beginning this week — granted all possible relaxations.
The French government is “very determined” to push ahead with its pensions reforms, Prime Minister Edouard Philippe said on the second day of a crippling nationwide transport strike.
The event highlights the projects and initiatives that will enable local and federal governments to lead the development drive towards the UAE Centennial 2071.
Nobel peace laureate Aung San Suu Kyi rejected allegations of genocide against Myanmar in the UN’s top court on Wednesday, despite admitting the army may have used excessive force against Rohingya Muslims.
The Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship (FAIC) has announced the launch of a mechanism for applying for permanent golden residency through a dedicated website for entrepreneurs and specialised talents to view the submitted applications and the procedures followed to grant a permanent golden residency.
The UAE government in May finalised a series of meetings on a post COVID-19 strategy for the country, that will see a review of current ministerial and government structures, and focus on a two-phase recovery plan.
The embassy said, “Please note that UAE will issue no objection letter to travel in some humanitarian cases only that meet all conditions and requirements.”
About 200 representatives from Abu Dhabi government entities attended a virtual workshop for health and safety personnel conducted by the Department of Government Support - Abu Dhabi (DGS) to discuss the recommended preventive guidelines issued by the Human Resources Authority - Abu Dhabi (HRA) and the efforts to enhance the safety of employees, vendors, and customers as people gradually return to the workplace.
With the GDP projections revised downwards, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee slammed the NDA government at the Centre, saying the economy was in “a state of doom and gloom”.