Why is UAE building a military base in Somaliland?

The United Arab Emirates is building a military base in Berbera in Somalia's self-declared republic of Somaliland. It has proved controversial among neighbouring countries in the Horn of Africa. Tomi Oladipo explains the reasons behind the deal. ( read original story ...)

UAE-Saudi combined GDP stands at $1 trillion

Dubai, Feb. 22 (BNA): Combining the capabilities of the United Arab Emirates and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia can create historic opportunities for their people and the whole region, said Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, HH Shaikh ... ( read original story ...)

Jobs in UAE: These sectors are hiring

Within the next three months, 52 per cent of UAE employers said that they are 'definitely' or 'probably' going to hire. Employers in the UAE have revealed that they are planning to start hiring new employees very soon, particularly in the real estate ... ( read original story ...)

UAE orders MBDA anti-ship missiles

Feb. 21 (UPI) --MBDA reports it has been contracted to supply the United Arab Emirates navy with Marte MK2/N anti-ship missiles. The number of missiles and contract details were not disclosed, but the weapons will be carried by the navy's high-speed ... ( read original story ...)

UAE honours business excellence, innovation

Sheikh Maktoum bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, honoured 32 companies that were named winners of the ninth cycle of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum (MRM) Business Award and the first cycle of the MRM Business Innovation Award ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai expats keen to celebrate milestone year with vigour

Emmanuel Kamarianakis, Canadian Consul-General in Dubai, told Gulf News he is overwhelmed by the response from Canadian expats to this year’s historic anniversary judging by the turnout of hundreds at the launch of Canada 150 in Dubai on January 18 ... ( read original story ...)

Fire guts US mansion owned by UAE Embassy

A mansion in Fairfax County, Northern Virginia owned by the UAE embassy in the US went up in flames on Saturday morning, according to a Washington Post report. The report cited property records and two men who lived there in saying the home is owned by the ... ( read original story ...)