UAE-UK News

Hamdan bin Zayed praises historical ties with UK

Abu Dhabi, 21 November 2017, WAM - H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Ruler's Representative in Al Dhafra Region, Tuesday received Hugh Grosvenor, the 7th Duke of Westminster, who is currently visiting the country.

Exhibition on ‘Birmingham Quran’ opens

Abu Dhabi, 20th November 2017, WAM - A digital exhibition of the manuscript of the ‘Birmingham Quran’, one of the oldest surviving parts of the Quran in the world, was inaugurated last night at the Umm Al Emarat Park in Abu Dhabi.

Ministry of Education partners with British Agency to uphold quality assurance in higher education

Dubai, 19 November 2017, WAM - The UAE Ministry of Education announced the signing of an agreement with the UK's Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA), demonstrating its ongoing commitment to quality assurance of higher education institutions in the UAE, according to Go Dubai website.

UAE-sponsored festival boosts new wave of British sporting heroines

London, 17 November 2017, WAM - The 12th annual Women of the Future Awards took place at London’s Hilton Park Lane Hotel on Wednesday, November 15th, and yielded a record number of nominations from a vast spectrum of careers and professions across 14 categories, including the Sport Award, which for the second consecutive year was sponsored by the H.H. Sheikh Mansoor bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Arabian Horse Flat Racing Festival.