Quotes: MENA   Enter Symbol: NewsLetter: Search: advanced

43 flower flags to mark 43rd UAE National Day  Join our daily free Newsletter

MENAFN - Khaleej Times - 13/04/2014
No. of Ratings : 0
Add to Mixx!



(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) The flower flags will be created in the main locations of the city to achieve the guinness world record in the category of the largest flower flag

Dubai will attempt to set a new guinness world record by creating 43 huge flower flags to mark the 43rd national day of the uae the dubai municipality said on saturday. the flower flags will be created in the main locations of the city to achieve the guinness world record in the category of the largest flower flag the public parks and horticulture department of the dubai municipality said in a press statement.



Mohammed abdul rahman al awadi head of horticulture section at the dubai municipality said dubai has already achieved the world record for using flowers and plants to design the logos of international events hosted by the city on different occasions. “the department has written welcome banners for visitors to the city in both arabic and english on many occasions — the first grass design at the roundabout of the commercial centre in 1986 onthe occasion of chess olympiad in dubai; horse race roundabout in nad al sheba; flowers roundabout in al saif street; expo 2020 logo in the uae flag in al garhoud intersection; expo2020 logo in the green area of al rebat road opposite the toyota showroom ... etc” he said.


“the design and implementation of the uae flag was on an area of 2026 square metres using 45660 seedlings of different flower plants. the expo 2020 logo was designed by a special team from horticulture section in 908 square metres using 27240 seedlings of various coloured flowers” he explained.


In preparation to hosting the expo 2020 the civic body announced that the department is gearing up to transform dubai into one of the most beautiful cities of the world. this will be done through excellent designs in gardening landscaping and afforestation.


Earlier this month it was revealed that dubai’s urban development plan aimed to expand the green areas in the emirate to 120000 hectares by 2020.


News?khaleeejtimes.com

 


Khaleej Times




  MENA News Headlines
 May 29 2016 - Tunisia environmental poverty values 2.7 percent of GDPMENAFN
(MENAFN) Environmental issues in Tunisia deteriorated notably since 2011, due to strikes in the sector of waste management, which stresses the authorities struggling to enforce the law.Moreover, the ...

 May 29 2016 - Egypt, Lebanon to launch Egyptian firm for exports in AfricaMENAFN
(MENAFN) Egypt is ready to finish launching the Egyptian-Lebanese firm for enhancing Egyptian exports to Africa in June this year.Moreover, the firm is set to be established with the value of USD ...

 May 29 2016 - Egypt- CBE receives banks' proposals to amend Banking LawDaily News Egypt
(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) The legal department of the Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) is now receiving banks' proposals to amend Banking Law No. 88 of 2003. The CBE will review the Banking Law in ...

 May 29 2016 - 68m French grant to provide natural gas to 2.4m Egyptian householdsDaily News Egypt
(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) A 68m grant from the French Development Agency (AFD) was approved by the cabinet to finance a mega-project, according to press statement from the cabinet on ...

 May 29 2016 - Egypt- 304 ships transit Suez Canal carrying 17.9m tonnes in past weekDaily News Egypt
(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) Suez Canal traffic data revealed that 304 ships transited the canal, with a total load of 17.9m tonnes, from 21 to 27 May 2016. An average of 43.42 ships transited the ...

 May 29 2016 - Egypt- IED explosions continue to stalk security forces in North SinaiDaily News Egypt
(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) A police officer and two police conscripts were injured when an improvised explosive device (IED) detonated on Friday evening near their armoured vehicle in front of ...

 May 29 2016 - Egypt- Court sentences Mubarak-era old guard politician and sons to jailDaily News Egypt
(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) The Cairo Criminal Court ordered Saturday prison sentences and heavy fines for Safwat El–Sherif, the former secretary general of the National Democratic Party and ...

 May 29 2016 - Egypt- IMF hires CBE deputy governor to pen fiscal, monetary policies for emerging nationsDaily News Egypt
(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) The International Monetary Fund (IMF) will hire Rania Al-Mashat, deputy governor of the Central Bank of Egypt (CBE), to pen the fiscal and monetary policies for a number ...

 May 29 2016 - Egypt- Al-Sisi inaugurates new headquarters for prosecutionDaily News Egypt
(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) The new headquarters of the Egyptian Prosecution in Fifth Settlement was inaugurated by President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi on Saturday morning in the attendance of Prime ...

 May 29 2016 - Egypt- Press Syndicate head, senior members summoned for investigationDaily News Egypt
(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) Central Cairo prosecution authorities summoned Yehia Qalash, head of the Press Syndicate, along with Secretary-General Gamal Abdel Reheem and head of the Freedoms' ...

more...


 





Google

 
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network

MENAFN News Market Data Countries Tools Section  
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network
Arabic MENAFN

Main News
News By Industry
News By Country

Islamic Finance News
Private Equity News

How-To Guides
Technology Section

Travel Section

Search News

Market Indices
Quotes & Charts

Global Indices
Arab Indices

Commodoties

Oil & Energy

Currencies Cross Rates
Currencies Updates
Currency Converter

USA Stocks
Arab Stocks
 

Algeria 
Bahrain 
Egypt 
Iraq
Jordan 
Kuwait 
Lebanon
Morocco 
Oman 
Palestine
Qatar 
Saudi Arabia 
Syria
Tunisia 
UAE 
Yemen

Weather
Economic Calendar
Financial Glossary


Financial Calculators

RSS Feeds [XML]

Corporate Monitor

Events

Real Estate
Submit Your Property

Arab Research
Buy a Research

Press Releases
Submit your PR

Join Newsletters


 
© 2014 menafn.com All Rights Reserved.  Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | Contact Us | Advertise | About MENAFN | Career Opportunities | Feedback | Help