UAE ambassador wounded in Afghanistan bombing dies

United Arab Emirates – The United Arab Emirates says its ambassador to Afghanistan has died of wounds sustained in a January bombing that also claimed the lives of five other Emirati nationals. The official WAM news agency on Wednesday cited the Ministry ... ( read original story ...)

UAE ambassador dies of wounds sustained in Kandahar bombing

the UAE Ministry of Presidential Affairs said Wednesday, according to the official Emirati news agency WAM. "(The Ministry) of Presidential Affairs mourns the righteous son of the nation, Juma Mohammed Abdullah al-Kaabi, who was martyred following injuries ... ( read original story ...)

Global Village tops UAE brand rankings in entertainment

The market research agency had set up a tracker called “BrandIndex” to monitor 400 brands in the UAE and asked consumers if they had “heard anything positive or negative about a brand in the last two weeks through advertising, news or word of mouth”. ( read original story ...)

UAE envoy to Kabul dies of wounds from January bombing

Both he and governor Humayun Azizi suffered serious burns. The UAE's official WAM news agency described the ambassador as a "martyr". He had returned to the UAE on a military plane two days after the attack. The bombing was one of a spate of attacks that ... ( read original story ...)

UAE launches project to create human settlements on Mars by 2117

In this handout image supplied by the European Space Agency (ESA) on July 16, 2008, the Echus Chasma, one of the largest water source regions on Mars, is pictured from ESA's Mars Express Getty Images The United Arab Emirates has announced an ambitious new ... ( read original story ...)

UAE says ambassador to Afghanistan dies of bomb attack wounds

In this Saturday, Jan. 14, 2017, file photo released by Emirates News Agency, WAM, Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, visits Juma Al Kaabi, the UAE Ambassador to Afghanistan ... ( read original story ...)

UAE-US strong ties highlighted

New York, Feb. 15 (BNA): Majid Al-Suwaidi, UAE Consul-General in New York, has met local business and government leaders in Atlanta, Georgia to reinforce the strong UAE-US business ties in the region and discuss economic growth opportunities. ( read original story ...)

India, UAE trade to hit $100 billion by 2020: CII

DUBAI: Trade between India and the UAE is set to hit USD 100 billion by 2020, up from the current USD 60 billion, the Confederation of Indian Industry has said. "This is evident in the growing interest by the Indian companies towards the Middle East ... ( read original story ...)

Passenger-carrying drone to fly in Dubai

Dubai hopes to have a passenger-carrying drone regularly buzzing through the skyline of this futuristic city-state in July. The arrival of the Chinese-made EHang 184 — which already has had its flying debut over Dubai's iconic, sail-shaped Burj al-Arab ... ( read original story ...)