A Florida man was arrested and jailed in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) for a critical Facebook post about his employer that he wrote while in the United States.
An American mechanic was thrown into jail in the United Arab Emirates for a critical Facebook post that he wrote while he was in the US, The Tampa Tribune reports. Ryan Pate, 30, has been charged in the UAE with cyber slander against...Show More Summary
We have previously discussed the common criminalization of speech found in Muslim countries (and the increasing criminalization seen in the West). The most recent victim is Ryan Pate, a civilian helicopter mechanic who was arrested for a derogatory comments made on Facebook in the United States toward his employer in the United Arab Emirates, Global […]
TFB’s IDEX 2015 coverage is courtesy of Giorgio, who traveled to Abu Dhabi for the show, and provided all photos and information. At IDEX 2015 in the United Arab Emirates, Croatian factory HS Produkt and its parent firm Agencija Alan...Show More Summary
According to President Obama and the Pentagon, five countries—Bahrain, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, and the United Arab Emirates—joined the United States in last night’s airstrikes in Syria. It’s a staged family portrait: five Sunni governments united against extremism. Show More Summary
Don't delay! Plan your visit to the United Arab Emirates' master-planned ghost town today! Going off a drone-enabled promotional video released by the Masdar Institute, it has everything: little two-person smart trams! A room with plants in it! A...
Pakistan and United Arab Emirates (UAE) are preparing to face off against one another in the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup, and both are in desperate need of getting a win. Through the first couple weeks, Pakistan is sitting with a 1-2 record while UAE is still winless with an 0-3 record. Show More Summary
After crashing out early at the Australian Open, Roger Federer scored his first huge win of 2015 today by defeating world No. 1 Novak Djokovic in the final of the Dubai Duty Free tournament in the United Arab Emirates. The 17-time Grand...Show More Summary
The Amnesty International urged the United Arab Emirates to release three women who campaigned for the release of a political prisoner and have been held in police custody without access to the outside world.
The 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup is well underway and India is looking like a favorite yet again. They are 2-0 in pool play so far and looking very strong, and that doesn’t look good for United Arab Emirates (UAE) who are 0-2 and ready for a battle. Show More Summary
India will start as overwhelming favourites when they take on United Arab Emirates in Perth on Saturday as they look to maintain their position at the top of Group B
The United Arab Emirates spent a record amount on weapons at the Middle East’s largest arms expo, signaling continued defense spending in a region where security is a rising concern.
This United Arab Emirates city is resource rich in more ways than one.
After a great team performance to overhaul the West Indies in their opening game, earlier this morning Ireland faced fellow associates United Arab Emirates in a confident mood. Winning the toss, Ireland put UAE into bat. That confidence took a knock when UAE set a total of 278 for 9 from their 50 overs, with Shaiman Anwar hitting 106 more...
Ireland edged the United Arab Emirates in a Cricket World Cup match that hung in the balance until the last over in Brisbane, Australia. Gary Wilson struck 90 from 69 balls in the late innings for Ireland, which won by two wickets. From the Associated Press account: In the unfamiliar position of being favorite in […]
Both places were called home by the vast foreign workforce drawn to the United Arab Emirates. Both caught fire last week.The similarities end there.Read full article >>
SHARJAH, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Liberia's leader on Sunday urged the United States and other countries to keep up their support to the West African nation as it recovers from the Ebola epidemic and refocuses attention on infrastructure...Show More Summary
Abu Dhabi Ship Building Company will deliver three Baynunah warships to the United Arab Emirates Navy by 2016 and is in discussions with other buyers to sell more, its chief executive said on Monday.
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — One of the world's tallest residential towers caught fire early Saturday in Dubai's Marina district, sending hundreds of residents pouring into the streets as bright yellow flames raged several stories high. No one was reported killed.
No one was killed in the blaze at the 86-story Torch Tower that began early in the morning in the United Arab Emirates. It was extinguished within a few hours.