UK opens up air travel routes to the UAE for fully vaccinated travellers

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Coronavirus-related restrictions on UK-UAE air travel routes will be eased further next month as part of an overhaul of Britain's controversial traffic light...

Explained: How the UAE’s new Data Law will impact businesses and individuals

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Earlier this month, the UAE announced plans to introduce a new Data Law, designed to address increasing concerns over the privacy of people...

Syria ‘caught in a downward spiral’ UN relief chief tells Security Council  |

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Martin Griffiths, who also serves as Emergency Relief Coordinator, briefed the Security Council, following a visit to the region at the end of last month.  He...

Abu Dhabi unveils new authority to drive creative sector growth

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Abu Dhabi on Wednesday announced plans to focus on growing its creative industry. In his capacity as ruler of Abu Dhabi, President Sheikh Khalifa...

UAE to spend $6.5bn attracting citizens to private-sector jobs

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The United Arab Emirates will spend AED24 billion ($6.5bn) on a package of benefits and subsidies designed to reduce citizen employment by making private sector-jobs...

IAEA strikes deal with Iran on monitoring of nuclear programme   |

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The deal was struck during a visit to Tehran by the head of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), Rafael Mariano Grossi.  During “constructive”...

UAE eyes $1trn in business with Israel over next decade

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Economy Minister Abdulla Bin Touq says UAE has signed over 60 memorandums of understanding with Israel since normalising relations in 2020 The UAE is...

Dubai-based developer reveals AED2bn sales in first half of 2021

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Sobha Realty reached 80 percent of the company's annual targets in the opening six months of the year Dubai-based Sobha Realty has revealed sales...

FIRST PERSON: Human trafficking, migrant smuggling, still significant threats in Asia |

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Martin Reeve is a Regional Adviser for GLO.ACT a joint European Union-UNODC programme which focuses on Iraq, Iran, Afghanistan, Bangladesh, and Pakistan. He...

UAE-based Gulf Craft expands footprint in Europe

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Ahead of Cannes Yachting Festival, the boat and yacht maker has entered markets in Germany, Spain, the Netherlands and Portugal, among others Boat and...