U.S. To Resupply Saudi And UAE Missile Defense Systems

PARIS, France – The U.S. State Department approved the potential sale of Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) missile interceptors to the United Arab Emirates and Patriot missile interceptors to Saudi Arabia in separate deals worth as much as $5.3 billion, the Pentagon said on Tuesday. The potential deals, which would resupply key missile defense … More U.S. To Resupply Saudi And UAE Missile Defense Systems

Louvre Abu Dhabi Announces Second Edition Of Richard Mille Art Prize

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates – Louvre Abu Dhabi announced on Friday the second edition of Richard Mille Art Prize, aimed at attracting artists living and working in the Gulf region. In celebration of its fifth anniversary, the competition will allow creatives working in various fields to showcase their work at the museum’s Forum, a … More Louvre Abu Dhabi Announces Second Edition Of Richard Mille Art Prize

In Istanbul And Dubai, Russians Pile Into Property To Shelter From Sanctions

PARIS, France – Wealthy Russians are pouring money into real estate in Turkey and the United Arab Emirates, seeking a financial haven in the wake of Moscow’s invasion of Ukraine and Western sanctions, according to many property companies. ‘We sell seven to eight units to Russians every day’, said Gul Gul, co – founder of … More In Istanbul And Dubai, Russians Pile Into Property To Shelter From Sanctions

Oil Jump After UAE Says It Is Committed To OPEC+ Supply Pact

Paris, France – Oil Prices rebounded on Thursday after the United Arab Emirates said it is committed to major producers’ pact to add 400,000 barrels per day of supply monthly, hours after UAE’s ambassador to Washington said his country favoured a bigger increase. U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures jumped more than $3 shortly … More Oil Jump After UAE Says It Is Committed To OPEC+ Supply Pact

UAE Lifts Travel Ban To 12 African Countries For Vaccinated Citizens

DUBAI – The United Arab Emirates announced that it will lift a travel ban to 12 African countries for citizens who are fully vaccinated, state news agency WAM said on Friday. The countries include Kenya, Tanzania, Ethiopia, the Republic of Congo, South Africa, Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, and Zimbabwe. Fully vaccinated citizens who had … More UAE Lifts Travel Ban To 12 African Countries For Vaccinated Citizens

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

Yemen’s Houthis To Disclose Details Of New Military Operation Against UAE – Tweet

PARIS, France – Yemen’s Houthi military spokesman said on Sunday evening that the Iran – allied group would disclose within the next few hours details of a new military operation deep inside the United Arab Emirates. He made the announcement on Twitter but gave no further details. There was no UAE confirmation that the Gulf … More Yemen’s Houthis To Disclose Details Of New Military Operation Against UAE – Tweet

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

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

UAE Named World’s Safest Country To Walk At Night: Gallup Report

PARIS, France – The United Arab Emirates has been named the safest country for people to walk at night, a new international survey finds. The Gallup Global Law and Order 2021 report ranked the UAE as the number one country for walking at night safely after scoring 95 percent. Norway come in second on the … More UAE Named World’s Safest Country To Walk At Night: Gallup Report