CORONAVIRUS ALERT | Cycling Team Manager Threatens Hunger Strike Over Coronavirus Quarantine In UAE

DUBAI – A manager of a French professional cycling team, who has been in quarantine in an Abu Dhabi hotel due to coronavirus concerns, threatened to go on hunger strike on Tuesday if authorities do not allow his team to leave the United Arab Emirates. Roberto Damiani, sporting director of the Cofidis team, told Reuters … Continue reading CORONAVIRUS ALERT | Cycling Team Manager Threatens Hunger Strike Over Coronavirus Quarantine In UAE

CORONAVIRUS ALERT | Six New COVID -19 Cases In UAE: Health Ministry

ABU DHABI – The Ministry of Health and Prevention, HoHAP, has announced six new cases of the coronavirus, COVID, in the UAE on Tuesday. According to a statement released by the Ministry, the new cases are being monitored under World Health Organisation standards. The six individuals diagnosed with the new coronavirus include two Russians, two … Continue reading CORONAVIRUS ALERT | Six New COVID -19 Cases In UAE: Health Ministry

CORONAVIRUS ALERT | UAE To Disable All Schools And High Educations For Four Weeks: WAM

ABU DHABI – United Arab Emirates announced on Tuesday that schools and higher educational institutions will be closed for four weeks starting on Sunday to avoid the spreading of coronavirus. The statement from the education ministry, posted by the state news agency (WAM), added that the spring holidays, which were due to start March 29 … Continue reading CORONAVIRUS ALERT | UAE To Disable All Schools And High Educations For Four Weeks: WAM

BUSINESS | Dubai Economy: Gold And Jewellery Sector Shows Commitment To Consumer Protection

DUBAI – The gold and jewellery market, which is among the pillars of Dubai’s reputation as a global retail hub and shopping destination, continues to enjoy consumer confidence and remain a leading economic activity in the emirates. Efforts by the Commercial Compliance and Consumer Protection, CCCP, sector at Dubai Economy to improve awareness over consumer … Continue reading BUSINESS | Dubai Economy: Gold And Jewellery Sector Shows Commitment To Consumer Protection

CORONAVIRUS ALERT | Dubai Expo 2020 Organizers Following Coronavirus Situation Closely

DUBAI – Organizers of Dubai Expo 2020, which starts in October, are following the coronavirus outbreak closely, but are hopeful global efforts to manage the virus will succeed, an Expo 2020 spokesman said on Sunday. ‘The safety and well-being of everyone visiting Expo 2020 Dubai is of paramount importance to us, and we’re working closely … Continue reading CORONAVIRUS ALERT | Dubai Expo 2020 Organizers Following Coronavirus Situation Closely

DUBAI ROYAL FAMILY | Dubai’s Ruler Loses Appeal To Stop Publication Of Judgments In UK Court Battle With Ex – Wife

LONDON – London’s Court of Appeal ruled on Friday that two judgments in the legal battle between Dubai’s ruler, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al-Maktoum, and his former wife over the wardship of their two children should be made public. Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al-Maktoum had said that the judgments of Andrew McFarlane, president of London’s … Continue reading DUBAI ROYAL FAMILY | Dubai’s Ruler Loses Appeal To Stop Publication Of Judgments In UK Court Battle With Ex – Wife

DUBAI ROYAL DIVORCE | U.K. Says Judgments In Case Between Dubai Ruler And Ex-Wife Should Be Published

LONDON - - London’s Court of Appeal ruled on Friday that two judgements in the legal battle between Dubai’s ruler, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al-Maktoum, and his former wife over the warship of their two children should be made public. Mohammed had said that the judgments of Andrew McFarlane, president of London’s High Court Family … Continue reading DUBAI ROYAL DIVORCE | U.K. Says Judgments In Case Between Dubai Ruler And Ex-Wife Should Be Published

DUBAI ROYAL DIVORCE | Verdicts Delivered In Child Wardship Battle Between Dubai Ruler And Ex-Wife, Court Hears

LONDON – Verdicts have been given in the largest stage of a legal vettle between Dubai’s ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al-Maktoum and his former wife Princess Haya bint Al-Hussein over their children, London’s Court of Appeal heard on Wednesday. The court was due to hear a challenge by Mohammed against publication of previous rulings … Continue reading DUBAI ROYAL DIVORCE | Verdicts Delivered In Child Wardship Battle Between Dubai Ruler And Ex-Wife, Court Hears

TRAVEL ALERT | UAE Suspends All Flights With Iran Over Coronavirus Outbreak

DUBAI | The United Arab Emirates has suspended all flights to and from Iran for at least a week due to the spread of the new coronavirus in the Islamic republic, state news agency WAM reported, citing a directive from the Gulf Arab state’s aviation authority. The suspension affects passenger and cargo flights of UAE … Continue reading TRAVEL ALERT | UAE Suspends All Flights With Iran Over Coronavirus Outbreak

ARTS & CULTURE & ENTERTAINMENT | Dubai Culture To Present A Series Of Films At ‘Al Marmoom: Film In The Desert’

DUBAI - - Dubai Culture and Arts Authority, Dubai Culture, will present a series of films at the first edition of ‘Al Marmoom: Film in the Desert’, which will take place from 4th – 7th March in the Al Marmoom Desert. As part of Dubai Art Season, the event aligns with the new cultural vision … Continue reading ARTS & CULTURE & ENTERTAINMENT | Dubai Culture To Present A Series Of Films At ‘Al Marmoom: Film In The Desert’