Page: 4

DP World has denied reports that it’s looking for an out of court settlement over the illegally seized Port of Dorlaleh. In a statement, the Dubai-based marine terminal operator said the actions of the Djiboutian government are subject to legal process in the International Court of Arbitration in London. The Eastern African country took control […]

The UAE leaders have sent their condolences to the family of a serviceman who was killed in Yemen. Khalifa Al Khatri died while the UAE assisted the Saudi-led Arab coalition’s successful attempt to win over the key port city of Hodeidah. The death came as UAE and Saudi forces drove out Houthi rebels from the […]

The UAE has pledged AED 11 billion in economic aid to Ethiopia. In a bid to ease foreign currency shortages, the Abu Dhabi Fund for Development will deposit more than AED 3.5 billion to the National Bank of Ethiopia. His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme […]

The UAE will send emergency aid via air and sea relief bridges to liberated parts of Yemen’s Hodeidah. The move follows the directives of the UAE leadership and is in line with the framework of the foreign aid policy and emergency humanitarian aid response to the Yemeni people. Dispatched by the Emirates Red Crescent (ERC), […]

Dubai’s iconic Burj Khalifa turns the world’s highest FIFA World Cup live scoreboard to celebrate the football fever. The scorecard of matches will be regularly updated and light up Burj Khalifa’s facade. The opening match’s scorecard flashed on the Burj Khalifa on Thursday evening, with some football fans sharing footage on social media. Football fever has […]

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, offered Eid Al Fitr prayer at Zabeel Mosque. Sheikh Mohammed performed the prayer alongside Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, and a host of Sheikhs, officials and a group […]

Scores of worshippers offered the absentee funeral prayer across UAE mosques for the four martyrs who died while performing duties as part of the Saudi-led Arab Coalition’s ‘Operation Restoring Hope’ in Yemen. They also expressed pride and gratitude at UAE Armed Forces’ servicemen’s heroic efforts to offer the Yemeni people a peaceful and stable life.  […]

Experts in the UAE say more clarity is needed to determine how effective the recent overhaul to the UAE’s labour and visa policies are going to be.  However, they say the move will definitely make it easier to conduct business in the emirate.  Jigar Sagar, Group General Manager at business setup consultancy Creative Zone, explains.

Food inspection teams in Dubai will work round the clock during the Eid Al Fitr holidays to handle food poisoning cases and public complaints. They’ll closely monitor restaurants, bakeries as well as food outlets within malls to ensure compliance with health and safety standards. The checks will mainly focus on the preparation, storage, transportation and […]

If you’re heading to the beach over the Eid holidays, make sure that you heed any weather warnings and do keep a close watch on children. That’s the message from Dubai Municipality, which is predicting moderately rough sea conditions in the coming days. Marine patrolling is being stepped up to deal with high visitor numbers, […]

on air