A British-Australian dual national living in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates city that bills itself as a “friendly holiday resort”, has been detained for weeks because he tried to raise money for Afghan child refugees using his Facebook page. Scott Richards, a volunteer fundraiser, has been charged by Dubai authorities for “fundraising without permission”. He […]
Most countries tax some form of corporate income. However, the rates differ around the world, ranging from 0% in Bermuda to 55% in United Arab Emirates. The rest of the world, of course, falls somewhere in between. The GDP-weighted worldwide average is just under 30 percent. Show More Summary
Tax Foundation, Corporate Income Tax Rates around the World, 2015: It is well known that the United States has the highest corporate income tax rate among the 34 industrialized nations of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). However, it is less well known how the United States stacks...
The United Arab Emirates has condemned terrorist attack in the city of Gaziantep in the Republic of Turkey, which claimed the lives of scores of innocent civilians and left many people injured, according to the statement of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
Tuesday, the day after the Obama administration announced that it had sent 15 Guantanamo Bay detainees to the United Arab Emirates, State Department deputy spokesman Mark Toner claimed that "very few" of those previously released, representing...Show More Summary
Passengers on a Cebu Pacific Air flight from the United Arab Emirates to the Philippines had to deal with a baby's first cries.
Damen Shipyards Sharjah (DSS) in the United Arab Emirates has won a contract to build a shallow draught, self-propelled Jack-up Pontoon 3526 for the UAE-based contractor Aqua Diving Services Ltd.
(Reuters) - The United Arab Emirates' Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement on Tuesday it has received 15 detainees from Guantanamo Bay for humanitarian reasons.
Fifteen prisoners from Guantanamo Bay are to be transferred to the United Arab Emirates, but how likely is it that President Obama can make good on his pledge to close the prison before leaving office? And, we visit the non-stop, 24/7 reading of the Iraq-Chilcot report that’s taking place at this year’s Edinburgh Festival.
After being held without charges for years, 15 of America’s detainees at Guantánamo Bay were transferred to the United Arab Emirates on Monday.
It's the largest single release of Guantanamo detainees since President Obama took office. The population of the military prison in Cuba is now down to 61.
Fifteen prisoners at the Guantanamo Bay detention center were sent to the United Arab Emirates in the single largest release of detainees during the Obama administration, the Pentagon announced Monday. The transfer of 12 Yemeni nationals and three Afghans to the UAE comes amid a renewed push to...
The United States transferred 15 detainees from the US military detention center in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, the largest transfer since President Barack Obama took office, the US Department of Defense said in a statement.
The Obama administration announced Monday the transfer of 15 prisoners to the United Arab Emirates.
In the latest move set to infuriate Republicans, moments ago U.S. officials announced that on Monday, 15 inmates from the Guantanamo prison were transferred to the United Arab Emirates, the single largest transfer of Guantanamo detainees during Obama's administration. Show More Summary
The transfer of 15 detainees to the United Arab Emirates is the single largest during the Obama administration.
The Obama administration has found a place for 15 of the 76 remaining detainees held at the Guantánamo Bay military prison in Cuba. Their release to an unnamed nation (likely the United Arab Emirates, which has previously accepted detainees from the prison), will be announced Monday afternoon. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. officials said on Monday 15 inmates from the Guantanamo Bay prison were transferred to the United Arab Emirates, the single largest transfer of Guantanamo detainees during President Barack Obama's administration. The...Show More Summary
The Pentagon announced tonight that 15 Guantanamo prisoners are being transferred to the United Arab Emirates.
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