Dubai Expo 2020: Ancient Pharaonic Coffin Arrives At Egypt Pavilion

Dubai/UAE – The ancient coffin of Priest Psamtik, buried thousands of years ago and unearthed by archeologists in an Egyptian necropolis, has arrived in the United Arab Emirates to be displayed at the Egypt Pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai. The coffin of priest Psamtik, ‘the son of Pedisoir’, is one of the colored wooden coffin … More Dubai Expo 2020: Ancient Pharaonic Coffin Arrives At Egypt Pavilion

Dubai Ruler’s Son Appointed UAE Finance Minister In Cabinet Shuffle

Dubai/UAE – – The UAE appointed Deputy ruler of Dubai Sheikh Maktoum bin Mohammed bin Rashid as finance minister of the country amid  a cabinet reshuffle, state news agency WAM reported on Saturday. Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid announced the cabinet reshuffle and said the government’s work will … More Dubai Ruler’s Son Appointed UAE Finance Minister In Cabinet Shuffle

Emirates Flight To Kabul Diverts To Dubai, Flydubai Suspends Services

Emirates airline said a flight to Kabul on Sunday was diverted due to the temporary closure of the runway at the airport, while fellow Dubai state – owned carried Flydubai suspended services. The Emirates Boing 777  – 300 flight circled over the Afghanistan capital, aircraft tracking website FlightRadar24  showed, before returning to Dubai in the … More Emirates Flight To Kabul Diverts To Dubai, Flydubai Suspends Services

UAE, China To Cooperate Against Money Lundering, Terrorism Financing

The United Arab Emirates and China agreed to share intelligence to fight money loundering and terrorism financing, the Financial Intelligence Unit of the UAE central bank said on Tuesday. It said it would exchange information with its counterpart, the China Anti – Money Laundering Monitoring and Analysis Centre, on investigations intro transactions related to money … More UAE, China To Cooperate Against Money Lundering, Terrorism Financing

UAE Mandates COVID -19 Vaccines For Live Events

The United Arab Emirates said vaccinations against COVID-19 will be mandatory for people attending all ‘live events’ from June 6, as the country pushes a vaccination campaign which has consistently been on of the fastest in the world. The policy applies to all sports, cultural, social, arts exhibition, activities and events, a spokeswoman for the … More UAE Mandates COVID -19 Vaccines For Live Events

MIDEAST STOCKS Saudi Leads Major Gulf Markets Higher; Egypt Slides

Major stocks markets in the Gulf ended higher on Tuesday, with the Saudi index leading the way, while broad – based losses pulled Egyptian shares lower amid media reports the country’s National Bank is set to raise $1 billion to refinance debt. Egypt’s blue – chip index (EGX30) declined 2.1%. Most of the stocks on … More MIDEAST STOCKS Saudi Leads Major Gulf Markets Higher; Egypt Slides

Dubai Targets Over 5.5. Mln Overseas Tourists This Year

Dubai expects to attract over 5.5. million overseas visitors this year, hopeful that new markets can help make up for the loss of visitors from key places where travel is restricted. Dubai had 5.5. million overseas visitors last year, when the tourism sector was pummelled by the coronavirus pandemic. In 2019, 16.7 million tourists visited. … More Dubai Targets Over 5.5. Mln Overseas Tourists This Year

UAE Cabinet Approves Program To Attract Remote Workers

The federal cabinet of the UAE approved a new system allowing professionals to reside in the Gulf state wile working remotely for employers abroad, a scheme that the emirate of Dubai launched itself in October. The UAE has taken several measures to attract wealthy foreigners as the COVID-19 pandemic and low oil prices have hit … More UAE Cabinet Approves Program To Attract Remote Workers

Qatar Resumes Condensate Exports To UAE After Blockade Lifted, Data Shows

Qatar has resumed exports of condensate to the United Arab Emirates after a three – year blockade was lifted, with a tanked offloading at the port of Dubai’s Jabel Ali port this week, Refinitiv Eikon data showed. The Abu Dhabi III tanker, chartered by the Emirates National Oil Company (ENOC), loaded 80,000 tonnes of condensate, … More Qatar Resumes Condensate Exports To UAE After Blockade Lifted, Data Shows

BUSINESS | ‘Invest in Dubai’ Digital Platform Unveiled Enabling Setting Up Business In Minutes

DUBAI – – The ‘Invest in Dubai’ platform has been launched during a meeting of the Executive Council by Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, on Tuesday. According to the Emirates News Agency  (WAM), Sheikh Mohammed issued directives to the government team to … More BUSINESS | ‘Invest in Dubai’ Digital Platform Unveiled Enabling Setting Up Business In Minutes