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Dubai Smart Government launches Shared Disaster Recovery Site (SDRS) for 28 Dubai Government entitie new

UAE, October 18, 2014 - Dubai Smart Government (DSG) has announced its partnership with Etisalat to provide a unified Shared Disaster Recovery Site (SDRS) for 28 local government entities with the aim of managing a secure government information security environment, ensure business continuity and co(Added: Sun Oct 19 2014)

Ministry of Environment and Water celebrates World Food Day 2014 new

October 16, 2014 Under the patronage of H.E. Minister Dr. Rashid Ahmad bin Fahad, Ministry of Environment and Water, has announced the start of the country’s celebration of World Food Day. The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) marks World Food Day each year on October (Added: Sun Oct 19 2014)

2,000 temporary retirement visa holders battle to become permanent residents new

Holders of Retirement Visas (subclass 410) are not eligible to become permanent residents however long they have lived in Australia (and 100 of them have lived here for over 20 years!). The visa was withdrawn to new applicants in 2005, and currently only about 3,000 via holders live in Australia. Of(Added: Fri Oct 17 2014)

New speed limit proposed for selected Clare Housing Estates new

Clare County Council is inviting members of the public to play their part in identifying housing estates that could benefit from the introduction of new speed limits. The call follows a Circular from the Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport requesting Local Authorities throughout Ireland to(Added: Thu Oct 16 2014)

Dubai Smart Government’s MyID receives great response new

UAE, October 14, 2014 - The MyID service provided by Dubai Smart Government Department to the public for single sign-on to Dubai government entities’ services and integrated with the Emirates ID card issued by the Emirates Identity Authority is witnessing a great registration response during the Git(Added: Tue Oct 14 2014)

Dubai Smart Government Department makes “smart employee” app available for 40 government entities new

UAE, October 14, 2014 - Dubai Smart Government Department (DSG) has implemented the second phase of the “smart employee” app on smart phones and tablets for Dubai government employees. This comes as part of implementing the initiative of HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and P(Added: Tue Oct 14 2014)

New campaign combats dog fouling in Limerick new

Limerick City and County Council and An Garda Síochána have launched a joint campaign aimed at encouraging dog owners to clean up after their animals who foul in public areas. Environmental Wardens and Gardaí will be out in force over the coming weeks speaking to dog walkers, advising them to car(Added: Mon Oct 13 2014)

DSG announces new version of mDubai app on smartphones in the presence of Hamdan Bin Mohammed new

UAE, October 12, 2014 - The 34h edition of Gitex Technology Week 2014, which was opened by His Highness Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman Of Dubai Executive Council, kicked off today at Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre and will con(Added: Sun Oct 12 2014)

Kilrush to represent Ireland in Entente Florale updated

Kilrush will represent Ireland in the 2015 International Entente Florale competition, it has been announced. The Department of the Environment, Community and Local Government has confirmed to Clare County Council and the Kilrush Tidy Towns Committee that the town will participate in the prestigio(Added: Wed Oct 08 2014)

Langenfeld group visits Ennis in latest exchange updated

A trip to Cusack Park to watch Cratloe beat Crusheen in the Clare County Hurling Final was among the highlights of a three-day visit to Ennis by a group from Langenfeld in Germany. The group, comprising four students and their leader, Matthias Beck, were hosted by Clare County Council’s Twinning (Added: Wed Oct 08 2014)

Countdown begins to Clare Community Awards Night updated

Clare County Council has confirmed that the presentation of awards in the 2014 “Clare in Bloom”, “Best Kept Local Authority Estate” and ‘Pride of Place’ competitions will be held at Áras Contae an Chláir in Ennis this coming Monday evening (13th October 2014). The annual Community Awards Night wi(Added: Wed Oct 08 2014)

John Koustelas indicted again!!

It was released today that John Koustelas aka Jonny K is getting indicted again!! He was previously indicted on conspiracy to deliver, grand theft, and forgery. Our sources tell us that a young woman caught on wire tap is the main reason for this last indictment and will authorities are looking for (Added: Mon Oct 06 2014)

Coastal flood alert issued

Clare County Council is urging land, home and business owners in flood prone locations to remain vigilant over the coming days due to a heightened risk of tidal flooding. The local authority says the risk, which it described as low at present, is the result of a combination of autumn equinox tide(Added: Mon Oct 06 2014)

Dubai Smart Government’s ePay generates AED 5 billion in first 9 months of 2014

UAE, October 6, 2014 - Recent statistics from Dubai Smart Government (DSG) have revealed that approximately AED 5 billion was collected through its ePay portal, an increase of 25 per cent from January 1 to September 30, 2014, compared to the same period the previous year. The uptrend was accompanied(Added: Mon Oct 06 2014)

Modi-Obama meet: US to help India develop three smart cities

The successful and satisfactory visit to US by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has come up with a great deal to help India to develop three smart cities - Allahabad, Ajmer and Visakhapatnam. Apart from this, provide clean water and sewage facilities in 500 cities in the country. This deal will surely h(Added: Fri Oct 03 2014)

Dubai Smart Government’s mPay app achieves spectacular 600 per cent increase in adoption over first

UAE, October 1, 2014 - Dubai Smart Government’s mPay app collected AED 105 million over the first nine months of 2014, which is a spectacular increase of 600 per cent compared to the same period last year and demonstrates the rise of mobile app payments in the region. The mPay app was launched (Added: Wed Oct 01 2014)

Dubai Smart Government Department launches “smart employee” app for Dubai Government staff

UAE, September 29, 2014 - Dubai Smart Government Department (DSG) has launched the “smart employee” app for Dubai government employees. The launch is in implementation of the initiative of HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, to s(Added: Mon Sep 29 2014)

Temporary closure of Abbeyfeale Fire Station

Limerick City and County Council has announced that Abbeyfeale Fire Station will close for an estimated three-week period due to a number staff being unavailable for work due to illness. Five of the fire fighters based in Abbeyfeale have been unable to report to duty due to illness. As health and(Added: Fri Sep 26 2014)

Military Pay Charts 2014

The military pay charts are updated every year as a component of the Dod plan and National Defense Authorization Act. Administration parts can additionally see changes in their build pay based with respect to changes in pay evaluation and years of administration. militarypaychart2014.com admires (Added: Thu Sep 25 2014)

The First Federal Bicameral Congress sent the wrong 1st Amendment to the States for ratification

On this, the 225-year anniversary of framing, approving, and transmitting the Bill of Rights, author and independent scholar Stanley Yavneh Klos has notified the Attorneys General of 11 States that their legislatures may have ratified the wrong first amendment to the United States Constitution. Ar(Added: Tue Sep 23 2014)


New York, le 21 septembre 2014 – Le président de la République a pris part ce dimanche 21 septembre 2014 à la quatrième édition du New York Forum. A cette occasion une centaine de participants parmi lesquels des chefs d’Etat et de gouvernement, des hommes et des femmes d’affaires ont pu s’entretenir(Added: Mon Sep 22 2014)

Dubai Municipality joins Dubai Smart Government’s MyID service

[UAE, September 21, 2014] - Dubai Smart Government Department has announced that Dubai Municipality has joined a growing list of government entities participating in its MyID service for single sign-on to Dubai government services in collaboration with the Emirates ID card issued by the Emirates Ide(Added: Sun Sep 21 2014)

Welsh Independence Now On Agenda

Following the referendum on Scottish independence and its aftermath, the question of independence for Wales is now being actively discussed. The growing debate on the subject is featured in the current issue of the online award-winning magazine, johnproblem.com Editor John Problem said, "It was a(Added: Sat Sep 20 2014)

World Organization for Animal Health chooses the UAE to organize conference on horse movement

United Arab Emirates, Dubai - September 17, 2014 - The Ministry of Environment and Water and Emirates Racing Authority, the UAE’s regulatory racing body, has announced Dubai’s hosting of the OIE Regional Conference on International Competition Horse Movement from September 29 till the 1st of October(Added: Wed Sep 17 2014)

Caherdavin wins top prize in Limerick Going For Gold

There were jubilant celebrations in The Strand Hotel this evening (Tuesday) as the residents of Caherdavin claimed the top prize in Limerick Going for Gold 2014. A total of seven communities made the final of the Limerick Going for Gold Tidy Town Category which had a prize pool of over €50K, cour(Added: Tue Sep 16 2014)

Dubai Smart Government to showcase latest smart apps and solutions at its GITEX stand

[UAE, September 15, 2014] - Dubai Smart Government Department (DSG) has completed its preparations for participating in the 34th edition of GITEX Technology Week 2014 to be held at the Sheikh Saeed Hall in Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre (DICEC) between October 12 and 16. DSG(Added: Mon Sep 15 2014)

Ministry of Environment and Water signs agreement with Emirates Society for Animal Welfare & Emirate

September 13, 2014 The Ministry of Environment and Water has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Emirates Society for Animal Welfare (ESAW) and the Emirates Park Zoo to pave the way for joint projects aimed at raising public awareness on animal welfare. The MoU signing happened during t(Added: Sun Sep 14 2014)

Conservation works begin at Mount St Lawrence Cemetery

Conservation works have commenced at one of Ireland's largest cemeteries, Mount St. Lawrence Cemetery in Limerick City. Limerick City and County Council has entered into an agreement with Limerick Civic Trust to carry out conservation works to the Mortuary Chapel and also to clean and repair old (Added: Thu Sep 11 2014)

“654 Perjuries” could connect United States District Court Magistrate’s suspicious death with 2010 N

PRESS RELEASE 654 Perjuries Could Connect U.S. District Court Magistrate’s Mysterious Death with 2010 N.C. Governments Collusion Case. “654 Perjuries” could connect United States District Court Magistrate’s suspicious death with 2010 North Carolina Governments collusion case. 654 Perjuries:(Added: Tue Sep 09 2014)

Energy upgrades announced for Council dwellings

Senator Tony Mulcahy, Fine Gael's Seanad spokesperson on Communications, Energy and Natural Resources, has confirmed the allocation of €191,278 to Clare County Council to enable the local authority to carry out works to social housing stock. Senators Mulcahy said the finance can be used for adapt(Added: Mon Sep 08 2014)
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