UAE posts trillion dirham revenue from non-oil trade

The year, UAE’s imports were valued at Dh803 billion, with re-exports accounting for Dh330 billion and exports Dh143 billion. (ADTerminals.ae image) DUBAI – There is life outside oil industry after all. This progressive city in the United Arab Emirate ... ( read original story ...)

Argentina and UAE Agree to Strengthen Economic Ties

A broad UAE delegation headed by UAE Assistant Minister of Foreign ... which left 22 dead and dozens injured. During the news briefing, Minister Al Nayhan expressed his solidarity referring to the incident and said he hoped nations “will work more ... ( read original story ...)

Driverless flying taxi service set to launch in Dubai

Awesome as it might sound to sit back and take in the view as the rest of Dubai is stuck in traffic jams, there are some limitations to the technology. With a 30-minute maximum battery time, it won't take you very far. And then there are the usual concerns ... ( read original story ...)

Milan-San Remo news: UAE Team Emirates back Swift

UAE Team Emirates are backing last year's Milan-San Remo runner-up Ben Swift to go one better in 2017 and end an almost two-year gap between victories. The 29-year-old has also finished third at La Classicissima, and Swift is aiming to continue his good ... ( read original story ...)

First Qatar stock exchange IPO since 2014 likely

Discussions with the unnamed family-owned firm were in their final stages, said Mr Al Mansoori on the sidelines of the Arab IPO Summit in Dubai yesterday. "It’s in the process, hopefully IPO-ing in April," he told The National. He did not give an ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai launches rule for conducting business on social media

The initiative will not only ensure transparency when conducting business on social media platforms, it will also protect consumers from fraud. In an attempt to regulate business activities on social media, Dubai has introduced an e-Trader initiative ... ( read original story ...)

UAE Citizens Can Enter Armenia Without Visa

UAE citizens will be able to enter Armenia for a stay of 180 days without a visa starting on March 22. Armenia’s foreign affairs ministry says that many from the Gulf state have expressed an interest in vacationing and investing in Armenia’s ... ( read original story ...)

United Arab Emirates leader returns from private trip abroad

The leader of the United Arab Emirates has returned from a trip abroad. The state-run WAM news agency reports that Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan returned Wednesday after a two-week private trip. It did not elaborate. Sheikh Khalifa was born in 1948 ... ( read original story ...)