Tag: UAE

Saudi, UAE energy giants team up for gas push

Abu Dhabi: The state energy giants of Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, Aramco and ADNOC, signed a cooperation…

Pradhan discusses skill development of Indians with UAE Human Resource Minister

Abu Dhabi: Indian Minister of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Dharmendra Pradhan on Sunday called on UAE's Minister for Human Resource…

UAE participates in Geneva conference on Afghanistan

Geneva: A United Arab Emirates (UAE) delegation attended a high-level international conference on Afghanistan in Geneva. The delegation was headed…

Indian worker found hanging in UAE accommodation

Sharjah: A 25-year-old Indian worker was found hanging in his accommodation here, a Sharjah Police official said. The worker is…

UAE amps up oil and gas output as Iran sanctions hit

Dubai: UAE oil company ADNOC has announced the discovery of new oil and gas resources, with an eye on full…

Israeli minister in unprecedented visit to UAE mosque

Abu Dhabi: Israeli minister Miri Regev shared a video on Facebook of her touring a famed mosque in the United…

Israeli minister on Dubai visit calls for ‘peace’

Dubai: Israel's communications minister called for "peace and security" on Tuesday during a visit to the United Arab Emirates, as…

UAE sets up special unit to lure foreign investors

Abu Dhabi: The United Arab Emirates announced Tuesday the establishment of a special unit at the economy ministry to help…

China, UAE agree to further expand cooperation

Abu Dhabi: Chinese Vice President Wang Qishan agreed with leaders of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to further boost cooperation…

In first, Israeli anthem plays in Abu Dhabi after judo gold

Jerusalem: Israel's national anthem was played at a judo tournament in Abu Dhabi on Sunday after one of its athletes…

New UAE visa rules: Good news for “Visit Visa”, “Student Visa” holders – Here’re the details

Abu Dhabi: Federal Authority for Identify and Citizenship (FAIC) has announced that new UAE visa rules will be implemented from…

ADNOC aims to deepen energy partnership opportunities with India

New Delhi/Abu Dhabi: Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber, United Arab Emirates Minister of State and Group CEO of the Abu Dhabi…

UAE, international organisations meet to discuss joint humanitarian response in Yemen

Aden [Yemen]: Saeed Al Kaabi, United Arab Emirates' (UAE) Humanitarian Operations Director for Yemen, has met with representatives from a…

First foreign space agency opens in Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi: The French Embassy in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has opened a representative office here of the French…

French Space Agency to have representative office in UAE

Abu Dhabi: While announcing the setting up of French space agency, CNES' representative office in Abu Dhabi, Jean-Yves Le Gall,…

UAE hopes to attract 20,000 volunteers for Special Olympics Games

Abu Dhabi: As Abu Dhabi gets ready to welcome more than 7,000 athletes to compete in 24 sports at the…

FNC reviews women’s empowerment efforts in UAE

Abu Dhabi: The Federal National Council (FNC) has reviewed women's empowerment efforts in the UAE during its representatives' participation in…

Jordan receives $1 billion from Gulf aid package

Amman: Jordan on Thursday received over $1 billion in financial aid from three key Gulf backers as part of a…

Bahrain unveils fiscal overhaul with $10bn from Gulf allies

Manama: Bahrain on Thursday announced a fiscal overhaul aimed at balancing its budget by 2022, backed up by a $10-billion…

UAE approves $16.4bn budget for 2019

Abu Dhabi: The UAE on Sunday approved a zero-deficit 60.3 billion dirham ($16.4 billion) budget for 2019, up 17 percent…