9 hrs ago
World Health Organization
Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) - update
WHO has been informed of an additional three laboratory-confirmed cases of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus infection.
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14 hrs ago
Emirates News Agency
Ministry is working on National Youth Strategy: Sheikh Nahyan
WAM ABU DHABI, 12th March, 2014 -- Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Culture, Youth and Community Development has stressed the importance of UAE youth saying that ministry is working on National Youth Strategy.
18 hrs ago
The Daily Star
Labour market in UAE may reopen next month
The labour market in the United Arab Emirates is likely to reopen for Bangladeshis next month, Expatriates Welfare and Overseas Employment Minister Eng Mosharraf Hossain told parliament yesterday.
22 hrs ago
HotelsCombined names Middle East 'Stellar Stays'
HotelsCombined, the world's hotel price comparison site, has revealed 12 stand-out hotels across the Middle East which made the cut in its inaugural 'Stellar Stays' list for 2014.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Etihad Airways Denies Pulling Israel From Map
An airline owned by the United Arab Emirates said it "emphatically refutes" claims that it excludes Israel from its official travel-route map and refuses to transport Israelis.
SEG leadership tours Middle East
In January, SEG leadership toured the Gulf Cooperation Council and familiarized themselves with our Middle East Office and constituents.
The Lebanon Daily News
Correction: Gulf-US Economy story
In a story March 9 about the U.S. secretary of commerce's trade mission to the Middle East, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Penny Pritzker is on her first trip outside of North America since being named commerce secretary.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine
Burma Designated 2014 - World Best Tourist Destination' by EU Body
The European Council on Tourism and Trade will hand Burma the "World Best Tourist Destination Award" for 2014, one of the highest accolades in the global travel and tourism industry, according to the Ministry of Hotels and Tourism.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
National Public Radio
US Commerce Secretary In Gulf Ahead Of Obama Visit
The U.S. Secretary of Commerce has arrived in the Gulf, where she will tell officials from the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia and Qatar that closer economic cooperation with Washington is a bridge to building deeper security ties with the U.S. Penny Pritzker told The Associated Press from the UAE capital of Abu Dhabi on Sunday that the U.S. is ... (more)
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Assange speaks out over controversial security agency [Big News Network (United Arab Emirates)]
Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has spoken to an audience of the South By Southwest Interactive forum in the US state of Texas.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Colombia mercenaries contracted by UAE can vote for 1st time
Colombian expat citizens living in the United Arab Emirates will be able to vote in the Colombian congressional and presidential elections for the first time this year.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
The White House
Statement by NSC Spokesperson Caitlin Hayden on National Security...
National Security Advisor Susan E. Rice is traveling to the United Arab Emirates and Djibouti from March 6-8.
Emirates News Agency
Al-Maktoum College celebrates graduation of 17th batch of...
WAM Dundee, 7th March 2014 -- The Al-Maktoum College of Higher Education yesterday celebrated the graduation of the 17th batch of female students who completed a programme on multiculturalism and leadership skills.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Michael Baker International to Join U.S. Secretary of Commerce on Middle East Trade Mission
The mission will include some of the nation's top engineering, architectural and energy firms and will specifically focus on areas such as project management and engineering , renewable energy , smart grid and energy efficiency, and environmental technologies .
United Arab Emirates luxury apparel market: AED 3.8 billion industry in 2012
Burberry is especially popular among local citizens and tourists from other GCC countries, especially for designer childrenswear.
Louis Vuitton Saudi Arabia LLC in Luxury Goods (United Arab Emirates) ...
The company has a solid network of retail outlets in the most desirable luxury shopping centres in the United Arab Emirates and it is scheduled to expand by opening outlets in the soon to be completed exclusive shopping centre Galleria at Sowwah Square in Abu Dhabi in 2013.
United Arab Emirates luxury accessories market: Latest market research analysed
Many inbound tourists travel to the United Arab Emirates specifically to shop at these destination malls due to the large selection of international luxury... This Luxury Accessories in United Arab Emirates report offers a comprehensive guide to the size and shape of the Luxury Accessories market at a national level.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
UPDATE 1-EFG-Hermes sells Damas stake to Qatar's Mannai for $150 mln
The private equity arm of Egyptian investment bank EFG-Hermes has sold its 19 percent stake in United Arab Emirates jeweller Damas International to Qatar's Mannai Corp for $150 million, the company said on Wednesday.
United Arab Emirates tourism market: Latest market analysis presented
The countrys tourism strategy works in partnership with its strategy to develop cities, primarily Dubai and Abu Dhabi, as major airline hubs.
Etihad Uses Social Media to Refute Anti-Israel Travel Charges
The UAE and Israel clearly aren't chummy, but Etihad appears to have a fairly open policy about transporting Israeli passport-holders.