Abu Dhabi oil firm gets major investment from China

ABU DHABI, U.A.E. - As Abu Dhabi, that has nearly 6 percent of the global crude oil reserves, looks eastward for investment, it has managed to attract China National Petroleum Corp. that has poured in a huge sum into ADNOC. Abu Dhabi National Oil Co. has ... ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi announces 5-year environment strategy

Abu Dhabi: The Environment Agency - Abu Dhabi (EAD) has launched its new Strategic Plan 2016 – 2020, which defines the strategic initiatives that contribute to the Abu Dhabi Plan and the successful implementation of its priorities. The strategy, ... ( read original story ...)

Trump sons in Dubai to open golf club

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -- Two of U.S. President Donald Trump's sons arrived in the United Arab Emirates for an invitation-only ceremony Saturday to formally open the Trump International Golf Club in Dubai. Photographs shared on social media by real ... ( read original story ...)

UAE tops region in economic freedom

Washington: The UAE is ranked on top regionally and the eighth internationally in the Index of Economic Freedom 2017, according to a leading Washington-based think-tank. Based on the Heritage Foundation data, the UAE jumped from the 25th position globally ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai Police conducted 26,237 land rescue missions in 2016

Dubai: Dubai Police conducted 26,237 land rescue and 290 sea rescue missions in 2016, all within the 12-minute response time. Brigadier Dr Mohammad Nasir Al Razooqi, Deputy Director of the Rescue and Transportation Department at Dubai Police, said their ... ( read original story ...)

UAE says Emirati soldier killed in Saudi-led war in Yemen

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – The United Arab Emirates says an Emirati soldier has been killed while taking part in the Saudi-led war in Yemen. The state-run WAM news agency reported the soldier's death on Friday. It identified the slain soldier as Sgt. ( read original story ...)

UAE Abu Dhabi name strong team for Abu Dhabi Tour

The Abu Dhabi Tour makes the team second appearance on home soil at the UAE following its debut at the Dubai Tour earlier in the month. Swift leads the team's options in the sprint stages having made his season debut at the Tour Down Under in January. ( read original story ...)