UAE stops issuing new visas for North Korean laborers

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The United Arab Emirates said Thursday it would stop issuing new visas to North Korean workers, becoming the latest Gulf country to limit Pyongyang's ability to evade sanctions and raise money abroad amid tensions with ... ( read original story ...)

What not to do in Dubai as a tourist

Visiting Dubai can be a perilous business, as Jamie Harron, a Briton arrested for public indecency three months ago, has discovered. According to him, it was a pure misunderstanding: he put his hand on someone to avoid spilling his drink whilst he squeezed ... ( read original story ...)

Hyperloop and Abu Dhabi’s feasibility study nears release

The initiative will form part of a feasibility study into building a similar system between Dubai and Abu Dhabi, which would reduce travelling time between the emirates to 12 minutes. Josh Geigel, co-founder of Hyperloop One, told Gulf News ... ( read original story ...)

UAE stops issuing visas for North Korean laborers

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The United Arab Emirates says it will stop issuing new visas to North Korean laborers, becoming the latest Gulf country to cut back on ties to Pyongyang amid tensions between North Korea and the U.S. The announcement by ... ( read original story ...)