This month marks the 100th anniversary of the self-proclaimed "Great" Arab Revolt of 1916, launched against Ottoman rule from the Arabian Desert by Sharif Hussein, emir of Mecca. Thanks to a systematic decade-long campaign orchestrated...Show More Summary
You could soon have the opportunity to purchase a bottle of water in the United Arab Emirates for 700 dirhams — or approximately $196.53, if you count a typical credit card rate of three percent — but it will not be an ordinary bottle...Show More Summary
The Los Angeles World Affairs Council is leading an 11-day trip to the Arabian Peninsula, with highlights that include private meetings with the foreign ministries of Oman and the United Arab Emirates. The tour begins in Muscat, the capital of Oman, followed by excursions to Ras al Jinz and its...
Looking back to the mass killing in Orlando, Thierry Meyssan reminds us that the conflict between Daesh and the Syrian Arab Republic is above all a struggle between two forms of society, one dominated by men, the other equal in rights. Show More Summary
The recent announcement of the United Arab Emirates to withdraw from the anti-Houthi military operations in Yemen came as a big surprise to the Ansar Allah movement, also known as the Houthis, one of the conflicting sides in the conflict, a member of Ansar Allah’s delegation to peace talks in Kuwait told Sputnik Arabic.
Set on the coast of the Persian Gulf, Dubai is the most populous city in the United Arab Emirates - and we can understand why. We want to live there, too! The city's booming economy and gorgeous sights make it a hot vacation spot. Whether...Show More Summary
DUBAI (Reuters) - The United Arab Emirates' involvement in more than a year of war in Yemen is "practically over", a top diplomat was quoted as saying on Wednesday. The UAE is key member of a Saudi-led military coalition which intervened in Yemen in March 2015. Show More Summary
DUBAI (Reuters) - The United Arab Emirates' involvement in more than a year of war in Yemen is "practically over", a top diplomat was quoted as saying on Wednesday.
BY AYA BATRAWY AND MAGGIE MICHAEL ASSOCIATED PRESS The United Arab Emirates said Wednesday that the “war is over” for its troops in Yemen, though it may continue to keep them there for counterterrorism operations. Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan carried the announcement on his official Twitter account late Wednesday. He […]
Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan said that the United Arab Emirates is withdrawing from the anti-Houthi military operation in Yemen.
In a recent auction, richer than rich businessman Arif Ahmed al-Zarouni payed $4.9-million for the Sharjah (the third largest emirate in the United Arab Emirates) license plate with just the number 1. So he paid more almost four times what the $1.3-million Pagani Huayra supercar he put it on is worth, just for the plate. Show More Summary
The United States has announced it will be forging a deal with its long term allies the United Arab Emirates, specifically concerning aeronautics research and space exploration.
This unusual medical center planned for Al Ain, the fourth largest city in the United Arab Emirates, includes a large tower wrapped in a transforming veil that helps balance the region's dramatic thermal fluctuations. Architecture firm...Show More Summary
On Sunday, NASA issued a press release announcing they had just signed an agreement with the United Arab Emirates. The agreement signifies cooperation between NASA and the UAE Space Agency in aeronautics research, space exploration, and the peaceful use and habitation of outer space. Show More Summary
Originally published on EV Obsession. A video was recently put together by Tesla enthusiasts from Abu Dhabi and Dubai with the intent of getting CEO Elon Musk to bring the company to the United Arab Emirates (open a storefront and/or service center, etc). Show More Summary
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Dutch Foreign Ministry spokeswoman says a 22-year-old Dutch woman detained in Qatar after she reported being raped months ago has been released after getting a year’s suspended sentence. Daphne Kerremans says the Dutch woman was released after a Monday hearing in Doha. Qatari officials didn’t respond to requests for […]
DOHA: With the launch of 5G mobile network after 2018, advance ICT technologies will create infinite number of new business opportunities, especially in markets with high Internet penetration such as Qatar, United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Saudi Arabia, says an industry expert.These new business cases will come from a wide range of fields such as […]
The United States and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) announced an agreement Sunday that would allow the two nations to collaborate on matters of space and aeronautics research, including the potential journey to Mars. Read more...
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The United Arab Emirates says a military helicopter crash has killed the pilot and co-pilot onboard. The UAE military said in a statement Sunday the crash happened “during a routine flight over international waters.” The statement did not elaborate, nor did it offer any details on the type of […]
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A Dutch woman who told Qatari police she had been drugged and raped in March has been in government detention ever since on unclear charges, a lawyer said Saturday. The Dutch Embassy in Qatar confirmed the woman remained held ahead of a scheduled hearing Monday in Doha, which will […]