BREAKING NEWS | Arab, World Leaders Travel To Oman To Meet New Sultan

MILAN | ITALY – World leaders travel Sunday to Oman to meet the country’s new sultan, named just a day earlier after the death of the nation’s longtime ruler Sultan Qaboos bin Said. Kuwait’s ruling emir, Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Sabah, Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS | Arab, World Leaders Travel To Oman To Meet New Sultan

EMIRATES | Emirates Sportsmed Partners With Women’s Football Committee

Abu  Dhabi, UAE, July 9, 2019 – Emirates Sportsmed has entered into a partnership with the Women’s Football Committee, WFC, to provide all the WFC athletes with comprehensive medical assessments. Last week, Houriya Al Tahri, Head Coach of the UAE Women’s Fotball Team, and Maitha Salem Al Arfi, Representative of  the Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies … Continue reading EMIRATES | Emirates Sportsmed Partners With Women’s Football Committee

EMIRATES | UAE Said To Extend Long-Term Visas To High Earning Execs

UAE’s long-term residency program will not reportedly include execs who earn a monthly salary of AED 30,000 or more. The UAE’s long-term residency program will now reportedly include executive directors who earn a monthly salary of AED 30,000 ($8,167) or more. Bloomberg on Wednesday cited a Gulf News report, quoting Mohammed Al Marri, head of … Continue reading EMIRATES | UAE Said To Extend Long-Term Visas To High Earning Execs

KSA | Saudi Crown Prince Heads To South Korea, G20, In Japan: SPA

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, June 25, 2019 – Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud has departed on a trip to South Korea and Japan, where he will lead the kingdom’s delegation to the G20 summit in Osaka, the royal court said in a statement carried by state news agency SPA. LATEST

EMIRATES | Etihad Airways Suspends Operations Over Strait Of Hormuz, Gulf Of Oman

Abdu Dhabi, June 22, 2019 – Etihad Airways has announced its suspending operations through  Iranian airspace over the Strait of Hormuz and the Gulf of Oman. In a statement, the national airline of the UAE said, “Following the decision yesterday of the US Federal Aviation Administration to restrict US airline operations in Iranian –controlled airspace,  … Continue reading EMIRATES | Etihad Airways Suspends Operations Over Strait Of Hormuz, Gulf Of Oman

Middle East | FAA Prohibits Operators From Flying Over Some Iran-Controlled Airspace

Washington, USA – The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration on Thursday issued issues an emergency order prohibiting U.S. operators from flying on overwater area of Tehran-controlled airspace over the Strait of Hormuz and Gulf of Oman due to heightened tensions. In a separate advisory to operators, FAA said according to flight tracking applications, the nearest civil … Continue reading Middle East | FAA Prohibits Operators From Flying Over Some Iran-Controlled Airspace

KSA | U.S. Official: Must Stand With Saudi Arabia as Key Security Partner

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, June 20, 2019 – The United States must stand with Saudi Arabia as a key security partner, a U.S. State Department official said on Thursday when asked about an English court ruling that Britain broke the law by allowing certain arms sales to Saudi Arabia. Assistant Secretary of State for Political-Military Affairs … Continue reading KSA | U.S. Official: Must Stand With Saudi Arabia as Key Security Partner