UAE in a crucial mission against Iraq

A Gulf clash for UAE and Iraq in World Cup 2018 qualifiers. UAE are playing a crucial game against Iraq, and will tell a lot of their chances to make to the finals of FIFA World Cup 2018 in Russia. UAE are 4th placed with 6 points, one point ahead of 5th ... ( read ...

Innovation awarded at UAE Ideas Conference

Dubai: Ten Emirati entities were recognised for their innovations in their line of work, during the fifth cycle of the UAE Ideas Conference on November 7 in Dubai. The annual conference highlights the achievements of Emiratis, while encouraging local ... ( read original story ...)

US animal welfare body praises UAE law to protect animals

“It’s very encouraging to see there is a message to stop taking animals from the wild,” Downes told Gulf News in an interview in Dubai. Downes said it is “his understanding that there will be a rolling out stage of the law, that there will be a ... ( read original story ...)

Prince Charles, Camilla visit UAE mosque on tour

The UAE became a unified, independent nation in 1971. The two had just arrived from neighbouring Oman, where they began their weeklong trip. On Saturday night, the state-run Oman News Agency reported that Sultan Qaboos bin Said, who has ruled the country ... ( read original story ...)

Lukashenka in Qatar and the UAE: What is Behind the Visits?

On 30 October – 1 November 2016 Alexander Lukashenka made official visits to Qatar and the United Arab Emirates (UAE). He also spent another week as a guest of the Abu Dhabi crown prince. These two countries seem to be Belarus's closest partners in the ... ( read original story ...)

Prince Charles sees remote UAE island by dune buggy, boat

BU TINAH ISLAND, United Arab Emirates - Britain's Prince Charles has travelled to a remote island in the United Arab Emirates as part of his and Camilla's three-nation Gulf tour. The royal flew by helicopter Monday to Bu Tinah island, an archipelago 150 ... ( read original story ...)

Energy Boardroom releases new UAE oil & gas report 2016

Energy Boardroom today releases a new report on the Oil & Gas sector in the UAE, 'Inside Oil & Gas UAE'. Despite the UAE's position as a global oil and gas heavyweight the new reality of USD 50 oil has not left the country unscathed. This report deep dives ... ( read original story ...)

VP of UAE attends Agha Khan award ceremony

Al Ain, Nov. 7 (BNA): UAE Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, HH Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, attended the Prince Agha Khan Award for Engineering and Architecture ceremony, which was held on Sunday in Al Ain. ( read original story ...)

Churchill Drilling Tools Opens Abu Dhabi Workshop

Churchill Drilling Tools, an oil field service company specialising in down-hole tools, has reaffirmed its commitment to Middle Eastern expansion by opening a bespoke tooling and service workshop in Abu Dhabi, UAE. This brand new, purpose-built facility in ... ( read original story ...)

Ask the Law : 5 UAE employment laws and rights we learnt

It is important that employees in the UAE know their rights. Here are five things we learnt from Ask the Law this month. Note: Original questions compiled by Bassam Za’Za, Gulf News Legal and Court Correspondent, and answered by advocate Mohammad Ebrahim ... ( read original story ...)