Category Archives: Politics

Empowerment not a feverish race between men and women: Jawaher Al Qasimi

SHARJAH, Emirati women have a highly respected status locally, regionally and globally and statistics and surveys conducted by independent and international entities consistently confirm their …

Mohammed bin Rashid issues resolution supporting ‘people of determination’

DUBAI, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum issued Cabinet Resolution No. …

UN urges Israel to allow emergency aid into Gaza

GENEVA, A UN aid agency on Wednesday urged Israel to let emergency fuel into the Gaza Strip to avert the shutdown of hospitals and sanitation …

13 Emirati authors launched into Portuguese book market

SAO PAULO, It is the first time that the works of 13 prominent contemporary Emirati authors have been translated into Portuguese and made available to …

DP World, NIIF acquire majority stake in Indian integrated multimodal logistics player

DUBAI, Hindustan Infralog Private Limited, HIPL, a joint venture between DP World and the National Investment and Infrastructure Fund, NIIF, announced that the transaction to …

DEWA completes Hatta Hydroelectric Plant engineering studies

DUBAI, Dubai Electricity and Water Authority, DEWA, has completed engineering studies related to the 250MW hydroelectric power station in Hatta, which will use the water …

VAT refund decision strengthens Abu Dhabi as ‘destination of distinction,’ says Ghobash

ABU DHABI, Following the UAE Cabinet decision to implement the value added tax refund system for tourists, Saif Saeed Ghobash, Under-Secretary of DCT Abu Dhabi, …

RSADF destroy ballistic missile fired by Houthi militias on Saudi Arabia

RIYADH, The official spokesman of the Saudi-led Coalition Supporting Legitimacy in Yemen Colonel Turki Al-Malki stated that the Royal Saudi Air Defence Forces (RSADF) intercepted …