RTA endorses 20 initiatives marking Year of Zayed

DUBAI, Mattar Al Tayer, Director-General, and Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors of Roads and Transport Authority (RTA), has endorsed the launch of 20 initiatives by the RTA to… Read more

UN holds emergency meeting on Iran

NEW YORK, The United Nations Security Council last night held an emergency meeting on the protests ongoing in Iran at the request of the United States of America."The Iranian people's… Read more

China International Import Expo To Debut In Shanghai, Helping Boost World Trade

SHANGHAI, Jan. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — In a significant move to further support the growth of global trade, China International Import Expo (CIIE) will launch its first exhibition at National… Read more

Etihad Guest Expands Travel Redemption Programme With Points Travel

Members of Etihad Airways’ loyalty programme to gain access to over 300,000 hotels and 500,000 rental cars‎ worldwide ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates and TORONTO, Jan. 04, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE)… Read more

UAE ambassadress meets Queen Margarethe II of Denmark

COPENHAGEN, Fatima Khamis Al Mazrouei, UAE Ambassadress to Denmark, has attended the annual reception hosted by Queen Margarethe II of Denmark on the occasion of the advent of the New… Read more

Omanis slightly injured at Gulf Cup Final

KUWAIT, A fence collapsed Friday at Jaber Al-Ahmad International Stadium following the final match of the 23rd Arabian Gulf Cup Championship, leaving a number of fans slightly injured."A number of… Read more

UN special rapporteurs express extreme concern over reported deaths in Iran

GENEVA, Demands by protesters in Iran for freedom and adequate living standards must be addressed and their rights respected, UN human rights experts have stated.Four UN Special Rapporteurs expressed extreme… Read more

Kuwaiti oil price up to US$ 64.94 pb

KUWAIT, The price of Kuwaiti crude oil was up US$ 1.14 to US$ 64.94 per barrel (pb) Thursday, compared to last Wednesday's US$ 63.80 pb, Kuwait Petroleum Corporation announced today.According… Read more

OIC condemns Houthis’ missile against Najran

JEDDAH, The General Secretariat of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has condemned Houthi militias' launch of a ballistic missile toward the Saudi city of Najran.The OIC Secretary General, Dr.… Read more

Emirates sends off UAE fans on special A380 flight to Kuwait

DUBAI, An Emirates' special A380 flight to Kuwait took off earlier today carrying over 500 passionate fans to cheer on the UAE National team in their bid to clinch the… Read more

Abu Dhabi to host international conference on diplomacy, security

ABU DHABI, The International Institute for Cultural Diplomacy - Abu Dhabi, IICD, will organise, on Sunday, an international conference, titled, "The New Nexus: Diplomacy, Security, and the Digital State.""The conference… Read more