Category Archives: Politics

Plight of Rohingya Muslims puts humanitarian responsibilities to the test: Jawaher Al Qasimi

SHARJAH — As more than 120,000 Rohingya Muslims flee their homes to escape ongoing injustice, oppression and genocide, our humanitarian responsibilities are being put to …

Abu Dhabi Festival brings landmark exhibition of Emirati art to Berlin Art Week

ABU DHABI — Abu Dhabi Festival has announced that it will present Portrait of a Nation, the largest exhibition of artworks by Emirati artists in …

Sheikha Fatima to Mothers of UAE Martyrs: We derive strength and determination from you

ABU DHABI, — H.H. Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak, Chairwoman of the General Women’s Union, Supreme Chairwoman of the Family Development Foundation and President of the …

Dubai Airports launch ‘Aspiring Women’s Programme’ on Emirati Women’s Day

DUBAI — Dubai Airports is reaffirming its commitment to the nation’s female workforce by launching new career development programmes targeting Emirati women in managerial and …

Saudi Arabia condemns suicide bombing in Lashkar Gah in southern Afghanistan

RIYADH — The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has expressed strong condemnation of the suicide car bomb attack in the Afghan city of Lashkar Gah in …

Jordanian PM, Czech Parliament Speaker discuss latest regional developments

PRAGUE — Jordanian Prime Minister, Hani Mulki, and Speaker of the Chamber of Deputies of the Parliament of the Czech Republic, Jan Hamacek, have met …

UAE Ambassador and Mayor of Seoul discuss boosting cooperation

SEOUL — Abdullah Saif Ali Al Nuaimi, UAE Ambassador to South Korea, and Park Won-soon, Seoul’s Mayor, have met to discuss ways of boosting cooperation …

NYU Abu Dhabi researchers identify unique UAE green algae with properties that may provide an alternative to palm oil

ABU DHABI — Researchers at New York University Abu Dhabi, NYUAD, in collaboration with other groups, have discovered that the unique genomic traits that allow …