RIYADH– The Saudi Ministry of Environment, Water and Agriculture has imposed a temporary ban on importing cows from Spain, following the detection of mad cow disease in some farms in the country.The Saudi Press Agency reported that in a statement, the…
DUBAI– Reinforcing its commitment to the cause of sustainability, Dubai Investments PJSC, a leading, diversified investment company listed on the Dubai Financial Market, is set to adopt a number of ideas and initiatives across the group, put forth by its Sustainability Champions to support the 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals, SDG’s.
These initiatives were evaluated as part of DI Sustainability Champions Network, comprising 20 employees across Dubai Investments and its subsidiaries, who identified the shared benefits of the UN SDG 2030 initiative, linking society, environment, companies and employees to achieve UAE’s Vision 2021 and fulfil the objectives of the UAE’s ‘Year of Giving’ initiative for 2017.
Subsequent to this, the DI Sustainability Champions came up with their ideas and proposals linked to one or several SDGs � ranging from eliminating poverty, improving health conditions, supporting education, promoting sustainable production and renewable energy.
Abdulaziz Bin Yagub Al Serkal, General Manager of Dubai Investments, said, “Dubai Investments is committed to the cause of sustainability across its operations, businesses and projects. Through these initiatives, Dubai Investments aims to meaningfully engage with the community beyond the Year of Giving.”
Source: Emirates News Agency
ABU DHABI– President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan has sent a message of congratulations to Nursultan Abishevich Nazarbayev, President of Kazakhstan, on the occasion of his country’s Independence Day, which is observed on 16th Decemb…