Yemen’s Houthis Say Attacked UAE With Drones, Missiles

LONDON – Yemen’s Houthi group said on Monday it had fired a number of ballistic missiles at Abu Dhabi, capital of the United Arab Emirates, and had also fired several drones at Dubai, the regional business hub. The headquarters of international companies in the UAE will be targets of attacks in the coming period, a … More Yemen’s Houthis Say Attacked UAE With Drones, Missiles

World’s Fair In Dubai Warns Of Possible Closures Over Virus

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – The multibillion – dollar world’s fair in Dubai has warned that some venus on site may shut down as coronavirus cases rapidly rise in the United Arab Emirates. Dubai’s Expo 2020 said that virus outbreaks among staff may force some parts of the fair to ‘close temporarily for deep cleaning … More World’s Fair In Dubai Warns Of Possible Closures Over Virus

Expo 2020 Dubai Suspends Some Activities As Precaution Amid COVID – 19 Surge Concerns

PARIS, France – – Expo 2020 Dubai temporarily suspended some activities that require close or direct contact as a precaution against the latest COVID – 19 developments in the UAE, state news agency WAM reported on Monday. Some of the suspended activities include show, and performance arts by roaming artists. Additionally, the Expo increased the … More Expo 2020 Dubai Suspends Some Activities As Precaution Amid COVID – 19 Surge Concerns

Pop Superstar Alicia Keys Unveils New Album ‘KEYS’ In Dubai

DUBAI – Superstar Alicia Keys on Friday debuted her new album live in front of a packed crowd at the world’s fair in Dubai – a lively pop performance full of soaring vocals and piano sols. ‘We can live on the air’, she crooned from beneath the fast shimmering dome at Dubai’s Expo, a fortified … More Pop Superstar Alicia Keys Unveils New Album ‘KEYS’ In Dubai

Starting January 2022, UAE’s Weekends Will Be On Saturday And Sunday

According to brand new reports, the United Arab Emirates will move its weekend from Friday and Saturday to Saturday and Sunday from January 1, 2022. The reasoning behind the switch is to help the UAE align its systems with those of international business communities around the globe. However, the new work calendar will also keep … More Starting January 2022, UAE’s Weekends Will Be On Saturday And Sunday

First Known UAE Case Of Omicron Variant Detected In Fully Vaccinated Traveller

PARIS, France – – The United Arab Emirates announced on Wednesday its first known case of the new COVID-19 variant Omicron, state news agency WAM reported. The variant was detected in an African woman who had travelled from an African country and transited through an Arab country, WAM said. The woman had received both doses … More First Known UAE Case Of Omicron Variant Detected In Fully Vaccinated Traveller

Dubai Wins Bid To Host Intl Council Of Museums Conference In 2025

PARIS, France – In a recognition of UAE’s leading position in the fields of creativity and innovation, the country has won the bid to host the 27th International Council of Museums (ICOM) General Conference 2025 in Dubai.  This was revealed by Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and … More Dubai Wins Bid To Host Intl Council Of Museums Conference In 2025

Dubai Introduces Five – Year Visa For Employees Of International Companies In Emirate

DUBAI – Dubai has introduced a five – year entry permit for employees of international companies based in the emirate, Crown Prince Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed said on Twitter. ‘Our goal is to facilitate institutions and enable their teams to move quickly and easily to and from Dubai to participate in meetings, conferences and exhibitions … More Dubai Introduces Five – Year Visa For Employees Of International Companies In Emirate

Dubai Ruler Says UAE To Host COP28 Climate Conference in 2023

PARIS, France – The Dubai ruler said in a tweet on Thursday the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has been selected to host the COP28 international climate conference in 2023. ‘We will put all our capabilities to make the conference a success..The UAE will remain committed to global climate action to protect the planet’, said Sheikh … More Dubai Ruler Says UAE To Host COP28 Climate Conference in 2023

S & P Expects Weak Tourism To Weigh On Dubai Economy Until Late 2022

PARIS, France – Dubai is set for a ‘modest’ recovery this year on the back of a high vaccination rate in the United Arab Emirates and limited COVID – 19 restrictions, but weak international tourism will drag on the economy until late 2022, S & P Global Rating said. The economy of the Middle East trade, … More S & P Expects Weak Tourism To Weigh On Dubai Economy Until Late 2022