UAE: ‘No military component’ in actions against Qatar

UAE Ambassador to US Yousef al-Otaiba says no 'military' aspect to Qatar blockade [File: Win McNamee/AP] The United Arab Emirates' ambassador to the United States said there was no military aspect to steps taken by Arab powers against Qatar but further ... ( read original story ...)

UAE humanitarian legacy praised

Abu Dhabi, June 14 (BNA): Dr. Amal Abdullah Al Qubaisi, Speaker of UAE Federal National Council (FNC), has emphasised that the prestigious status of UAE as the biggest donor of developmental aid in the world reflects the vision of the founding father ... ( read original story ...)

UAE upholds Zayed’s legacy of generosity

Abu Dhabi: UAE — the world’s top aid donor for third consecutive year — will fondly remember the legacy of its founding father Shaikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan on Wednesday, which marks his 13th death anniversary. The 19th day of Ramadan ... ( read original story ...)

Thailand, UAE draw in World Cup qualifier

Thailand almost defeated the United Arab Emirates in its World Cup Asian qualifier after its 1-0 lead ended with the latter's equalising goal in an extra time period at the Rajamangala Stadium Tuesday night. The UAE controlled most of the game and tried ... ( read original story ...)

Qatar crisis: UAE accused of bankrolling Turkey coup

A Turkish journalist close to his government has accused the United Arab Emirates of financing last July’s failed coup attempt, as the Turkish president today (Tuesday) called on the Saudi king to resolve the "inhumane" Qatar crisis, reports the Arab ... ( read original story ...)

‘Thirsty’ Thais hope to tame UAE today

Thailand coach Milovan Rajevac said yesterday the War Elephants are "thirsty" to take on the United Arab Emirates and a historic upset could be on the cards at Rajamangala National Stadium tonight. Thailand and the UAE square off in a World Cup qualifier ... ( read original story ...)

UAE Start Up News

The Mohammed bin Rashid Fund, MBRF, the financial arm of Dubai SME, an agency of Dubai Economy mandated to develop the small and medium enterprise, SME, sector, and Beehive, the first and only regulated peer-to-peer lending platform in the MENA region ... ( read original story ...)

The Latest: Putin talks Qatar with Abu Dhabi crown prince

Russia's state-run Tass news agency says the two discussed "the growing tensions around Qatar." Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Egypt cut diplomatic ties with Qatar last week, accusing it backing terrorism and promoting policies that ... ( read original story ...)