EMIRATES | Islamic new year holiday announced for government entities

Abu Dhabi, UAE, August 19, 2019 – The Islamic New Year holiday (1441 Hijri) for ministries and federal entities in the UAW will be on the first day of Muharram, according to the Islamic Calendar. The first day of the Hijri New Year will be officially determined following a moon sighting later on this month. … Continue reading EMIRATES | Islamic new year holiday announced for government entities

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EMIRATES | Dubai To Witness Middle East’s First Dinosaur Skeleton Auction With Initial Value Of AED 14 Million

DUBAI, UAE – August 17, 2019 – A massive 155-million-year-old dinosaur skeleton will be up for grabs for lovers of rare collectibles as Emirates Auction announced it will organize the Middle East’s first auction to sell the giant dinosaur skeleton. The online auction will be staged by Emirates Auction, the leading company in the field … Continue reading EMIRATES | Dubai To Witness Middle East’s First Dinosaur Skeleton Auction With Initial Value Of AED 14 Million

WORLD NEWS | LA Opera Declines Details On Placido Domingo Investigation

Los Angeles, USA – The Los Angeles Opera has decline to release any details of its promised investigation into allegations of sexual harassment against opera legend Placido Domingo, the company’s long time general director, including whether it has already started. The union that represents opera singers said Friday that it plans a meeting in Los … Continue reading WORLD NEWS | LA Opera Declines Details On Placido Domingo Investigation

BREAKING NEWS | Kingdom Of Saudi Arabia | Houthi Drone Attack On Saudi Oilfield Causes Gas Fire, Output

Jeddah, SAUDI ARABIA, August 17, 2019 – A drone attack launched by Yemen’s Houthi group on an oilfield in eastern Saudi Arabia on Saturday caused a fire at a gas plant but had no impact on  oil production, state-run oil company Saudi Armenco said. A Houthi military spokesman said earlier that the group had targeted … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS | Kingdom Of Saudi Arabia | Houthi Drone Attack On Saudi Oilfield Causes Gas Fire, Output

EMIRATES | Dubai Delivers On Tourist Volume Again, With A Strong 8.36 Million Overnight Visitors In First Half Of 2019

Dubai, UAE – August 17, 2019 – Dubai welcomed 8.36 million international overnight visitors in the fisrt six months (January – June) of 2019, posting a positive overnight three percent in tourism volume growth compared to the same period last year, according to the latest data released by Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing, … Continue reading EMIRATES | Dubai Delivers On Tourist Volume Again, With A Strong 8.36 Million Overnight Visitors In First Half Of 2019

NEWS | Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Departs Jeddah

JEDDAH, SAUDI ARABIA, August 12, 2019 – His Highness Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces,  left here after a brief fraternal visit to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, on Monday. Prince Mohammed Bin Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, the Crown Prince, … Continue reading NEWS | Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Departs Jeddah

Kingdom of Saudi Arabia | Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Arrives In Jeddah

Jeddah, SAUDI ARABIA, August 12, 2019 – Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the Armed Forced of the United Arab Emirates arrived in Jeddah today. He was received at King Abdulaziz International Airport by Prince Khalid bin Salman Bin Abdulaziz, Deputy Minister of Defense, Sheickh … Continue reading Kingdom of Saudi Arabia | Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Arrives In Jeddah