United Arab Emirates, Oman Travel

Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

United Arab Emirates, Oman Travel News

News on United Arab Emirates, Oman Travel continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

18 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

Austria plans to forbid Islamic extremist symbols

This undated file image posted on Aug. 27, 2014, by the Raqqa Media Center of the Islamic State group, which has been verified and is consistent with other AP reporting, shows a fighter of the Islamic State group waving their flag from inside a captured government fighter jet following the battle for the Tabqa air base, in Raqqa. Secretary of State John Kerry is to travel to the Middle East this week, with stops in Saudi Arabia and Jordan, to try to line up support for a coalition to take on the extremist Islamic State group.

Comment?

Related Topix: Travel, Austria Travel, Europe Travel, World News, United Arab Emirates Travel, United Arab Emirates, Middle East, Middle East Travel, Oman Travel

Sun Sep 14, 2014

People's Daily Online

Chinese escort naval fleet arrives at Abu Dhabi, UAE

Chinese ambassador to UAE Huang Jiemin and an UAE navy commandore talk to each other upon the arrival of the visiting Chinese fleet in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Sept. 14, 2014.

Comment?

Related Topix: Travel, World News, United Arab Emirates Travel, United Arab Emirates, Middle East, Middle East Travel, Oman Travel

Sydney Morning Herald

Iraq deployment won't be open-ended: PM

Tony Abbott is refusing to put a time limit on Australia's commitment to wiping out Islamic State extremists but says the deployment to the Middle East won't be open-ended. The prime minister hit the media trail on Monday to explain the government's decision to send 600 military personnel to the United Arab Emirates as part of an international coalition against IS.

Comment?

Related Topix: Travel, Iraq Travel, Middle East Travel, Pacific Travel, Australia Travel, Middle East, Israel Travel, Israel Travel, World News, United Arab Emirates Travel, United Arab Emirates, Middle East, Oman Travel

Times of Oman

Emaar seeks $1.58b from malls' initial share offering

Dubai: Emaar Properties, owner of the world's biggest shopping center, is seeking to raise as much as $1.58 billion from the initial public offering of its malls unit in the United Arab Emirates' biggest IPO since 2007. Emaar Malls plans to sell two billion of its founders' shares, or about 15 per cent of its equity, in a price range of Dh2.5 to Dh2.9 apiece, according to a company statement to the Dubai Financial Market on Sunday.

Comment?

Related Topix: Travel, Dubai, United Arab Emirates Travel, World News, United Arab Emirates Travel, United Arab Emirates, Middle East Travel, Middle East, Oman Travel

Customer Interaction Solutions

Children need to be taught tech classes from primary school [National, The (United Arab Emirates)]

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) DUBAI // Classes in the latest technologies and programming should be taught from primary school to university to help prepare students to take on key IT jobs that will help the Emirates climb even higher in the global competitiveness charts. Dr Yasar Jarrar, partner in Bain & Company's Middle East office, predicts that more global information technology companies will put down roots in the UAE and tech jobs will be among the top growth areas in the Emirates.

Comment?

Related Topix: Travel, World News, United Arab Emirates Travel, United Arab Emirates, Middle East, Middle East Travel, Oman Travel, Computers

Thu Sep 11, 2014

Hotel News Resource

Post-Ramadan Improvement For Dubai Hotels

Hotels in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, performed nearly in sync during Ramadan 2014 compared with Ramadan 2013, according to STR Global. The shift of Ramadan impacts travel patterns which in turn affected overall hotel performance in Dubai.

Comment?

Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Ramadan, World News, United Arab Emirates, Travel, United Arab Emirates Travel, Middle East, Middle East Travel, Oman Travel, Fasting, Health

Wed Sep 10, 2014

Daily Herald

Illinois State team takes part in solar challenge

Illinois State University's solar car team plans to travel the United Arab Emirates to show off its alternative energy vehicle. The Pantagraph reports the team will participate in the Abu Dhabi Solar Challenge in January.

Comment?

Related Topix: Illinois State University, Middle East Travel, Oman Travel, Travel, United Arab Emirates Travel, World News, Middle East, United Arab Emirates, Energy, Alternative Energy, Bloomington, IL

The San Diego Union-Tribune

What Mideast states could offer a US coalition

This undated file image posted on a militant website on Jan. 14, 2014, which has been verified and is consistent with other AP reporting, shows fighters from the al-Qaida linked Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant marching in Raqqa, Syria. Secretary of State John Kerry is to travel to the Middle East this week, with stops in Saudi Arabia and Jordan, to try to line up support for a coalition to take on the extremist Islamic State group.

Comment?

Related Topix: Travel, Iraq Travel, Middle East Travel, Middle East, Israel Travel, Israel Travel, World News, United Arab Emirates Travel, United Arab Emirates, Middle East, Oman Travel

Thu Sep 04, 2014

International Business Times

Steven Sotloff Beheading Strengthens Australia's Role In Iraq;...

He condemned the extremist group and called it a "hideous movement." A Royal Australian Air Force C-130J Hercules crew load supplies of biscuits, water and humanitarian supplies for an airdrop to isolated Iraqi civilians on Mount Sinjar in northern Iraq at Al Minhad Air Base in the United Arab Emirates in this picture released by the Australian Defence Force August 13, 2014.

Comment?

Related Topix: Travel, Iraq Travel, Middle East Travel, US Military, US Air Force, World News, United Arab Emirates Travel, United Arab Emirates, Middle East, Oman Travel, Iraq

Wed Sep 03, 2014

Bloomberg

Moody's A3 Credit Rating Gives Sharjah Debut Sukuk Edge

Sharjah is offering investors an enticement that fellow emirate Dubai doesn't as the sheikhdom gears up for its first Shariah-compliant bond sale this month: a credit rating.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, United Arab Emirates, Travel, United Arab Emirates Travel, Middle East, Middle East Travel, Oman Travel

Al Bawaba

O Uoeo O U O U O U...O O O Oa OaO O U O O U...OaU O O U Uoeusu...Uoeo O U O O Uoeo O O U U

Emirates, a global enabler of trade and business, has expanded its Scandinavian reach today with the start of its daily non-stop service to Oslo.

Comment?

Related Topix: Norway, Europe, World News, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing 777, Middle East Travel, Travel, Dubai, United Arab Emirates Travel, United Arab Emirates Travel, United Arab Emirates, Oman Travel, Middle East

Tue Sep 02, 2014

New Vision

20 Bukedde readers win trip to Dubai

Up to 20 readers of the Bukedde newspaper have won air tickets to Dubai, the most populous city and emirate in the United Arab Emirates .

Comment?

Related Topix: Travel, Dubai, United Arab Emirates Travel, World News, United Arab Emirates Travel, United Arab Emirates, Middle East Travel, Middle East, Oman Travel

City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

The Latvian Embassy in UAE starts work

The Embassy of Latvia has started work in Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates with Head of Mission, ChargA© d'Affaires a.i., RA dolfs BrA'manis.

Comment?

Related Topix: Travel, United Arab Emirates Travel, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates Travel, Middle East Travel, World News, United Arab Emirates, Middle East, Oman Travel

Mon Sep 01, 2014

Yahoo!

Going global not just for big businesses

It's no easy task to juggle a workforce across five countries. Especially when they're as varied as China, India, Pakistan, the United Arab Emirates and the United States.

Comment?

Related Topix: Prison, Travel, World News, United Arab Emirates Travel, United Arab Emirates, Middle East, Middle East Travel, Oman Travel, Small Business, Personal Finance

Thu Aug 28, 2014

AME Info

Increasing capability of organ transplantation to drive UAE medical tourism leadership

As the United Arab Emirates moves to facilitate a burgeoning medical tourism sector, the increasing capability of organ transplantation within the country is likely to enhance it, according to the senior advisor of Spanish pharmaceutical company, Cinfa.

Comment?

Related Topix: Travel, World News, United Arab Emirates Travel, United Arab Emirates, Middle East, Middle East Travel, Oman Travel, Kidney Cancer, Health

Wed Aug 27, 2014

AME Info

Dubai hosts the 3rd edition of Oman Products Expo "OPEX 2014"

The organising committee of the Oman Products Exhibition "OPEX 2014", and in cooperation with Index Conferences and Exhibitions Organisation Est.

Comment?

Related Topix: Oman, World News, Middle East, United Arab Emirates, Travel, Middle East Travel, Oman Travel, United Arab Emirates Travel

The Financial Mirror

TRAVEL: Jet and Etihad reinforce commitment to growth of Indian aviation

The two airlines have been codeshare partners since 2008 and their relationship was strengthened in November 2013, after Etihad Airways received approvals to acquire a 24 per cent stake in Jet Airways, marking it the first investment by a foreign carrier in India's airline industry.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, India, Asia, Middle East Travel, Oman Travel, Travel, United Arab Emirates Travel, United Arab Emirates, Middle East, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing 777, Airbus Aircraft, Airbus A330

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Sys-Con Media

Personal Accessories in the United Arab Emirates

Firstly, while the country saw an economic downturn at the start of the review period, strong economic growth from 2011 onwards boosted consumers' economic confidence and disposable income levels.

Comment?

Related Topix: Travel, World News, United Arab Emirates Travel, United Arab Emirates, Middle East, Middle East Travel, Oman Travel, 9

Power Line

No longer even "leading from behind," Obama is out of the loop in Libya

Egypt and the United Arab Emirates carried out airstrikes in Tripoli this weekend against the Islamist militants who were in the process of taking control of that city and its airport.

Comment?

Related Topix: Travel, Libya Travel, World News, Africa Travel, Africa, Libya, United Arab Emirates Travel, United Arab Emirates, Middle East, Middle East Travel, Oman Travel

Newkerala.com

Abu Dhabi to attract more Indian tourists

With Indian visitors emerging as the largest number of international hotel guests in the United Arab Emirates over the past year, Abu Dhabi's tourism industry has launched a five-city road show in India aimed at keeping the destination foremost in the minds of Indians travelling abroad.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, India, Asia, Travel, United Arab Emirates Travel, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates Travel, Middle East Travel, United Arab Emirates, Middle East, Oman Travel, India Travel, Asia Travel

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••