UAE Denounces Somalia Seizure of Its Plane, Cash

DUBAI (Reuters) - The United Arab Emirates on Tuesday denounced Somalia's seizure of a civilian aircraft this week and its seizure of money on board, according to a statement on the state news agency WAM. "Money allocated to support the Somali army and ... ( read original story ...)

UAE, Georgia discuss bilateral relations, global developments

UAE state news agency WAM reported. The two leaders discussed relations of "cooperation and friendship" between the UAE and Georgia, and the means of supporting and developing it to achieve their common interests. During the meeting, Sheikh Mohamed and ... ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi Plans First Competitive Tender for Oil, Gas Blocks

Bidding for four onshore and two offshore blocks will probably be completed by October, and Adnoc should select the winners by the end of the year, Chief Executive Officer Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber said Tuesday at a news conference in Abu Dhabi. The partners ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai to launch digital vehicle number plates

Drivers in Dubai may soon be using digital number plates under new plans. In a trial starting next month, vehicles will be fitted with smart plates with digital screens, GPS and transmitters. The new plates will be able to inform emergency services if a ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai Chamber to Open Argentina Office in 2018

During the visits, UAE delegates met with public and private sector stakeholders and explored business potential that exists within the markets. “Dubai Chamber is pushing ahead with an ambitious strategy to expand its presence in Latin America and ... ( read original story ...)

Nordic know-how from Reaktor takes root in UAE

We’re also seeing leadership that’s willing to cannibalise their existing business to create new services that might overcome hurdles faced by the old ones. Is there enough digital talent to go round in the UAE? Finding good digital talent is hard ... ( read original story ...)