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PUBLISHED ON MAR 15, 2021 08:13 PM IST
The five biggest companies listed on Dubai Financial Market PJSC and the Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange have 84 board members, of which only three are women.
By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Arpan Rai, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAR 15, 2021 01:32 PM IST
The Exercise Desert Flag is an annual multi-national large force employment warfare exercise hosted by the UAE Air Force.
PUBLISHED ON FEB 17, 2021 08:20 PM IST
Saif al-Suwaidi, director general of the UAE’s General Civil Aviation Authority, said the country gave clearance to the planes “as a result of intensive efforts by the authority’s technical committees,” according to the state-run WAM news agency.
PUBLISHED ON FEB 14, 2021 04:13 PM IST
The picture, taken Wednesday, shows sunlight just coming across the surface of Mars. It shows Mars' north pole, as well as Mars' largest volcano, Olympus Mons.
By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Ayshee Bhaduri, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JAN 30, 2021 06:41 PM IST
- The changes to the law on nationality and passports will allow expatriates to become dual citizens for the first time. Dual citizenship was earlier banned in the Emirates.
UPDATED ON JAN 29, 2021 09:03 AM IST
Britain adds the United Arab Emirates, Burundi and Rwanda to its coronavirus travel ban list, shuts down the world's busiest international airline route from Dubai to London, due to worries over the spread of a more contagious and potentially vaccine resistant Covid-19 variant
PUBLISHED ON JAN 26, 2021 06:10 PM IST
Former UAE captain Naveed and top-order batsman Shaiman were found guilty of two offences each under the ICC Anti-Corruption Code after they exercised their right to a hearing before a tribunal.
UPDATED ON JAN 25, 2021 06:17 PM IST
Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum appointed Awad Saghir al-Ketbi as the new director general of the Dubai Health Authority, replacing Humaid al-Qutami, according to a statement issued on Sunday.
Reuters | , Copenhagen
PUBLISHED ON JAN 22, 2021 04:23 PM IST
- On Friday, Denmark's Transport Ministry announced that they will be halting all flights from United Arab Emirates for five days.
PUBLISHED ON JAN 13, 2021 04:01 PM IST
The MoU provides for sharing of knowledge, data and operational products for meteorological, seismological and oceanic services such as radar, satellite, tide gauges, seismic and meteorological stations.
PUBLISHED ON JAN 13, 2021 03:44 PM IST
"Thanks to the tremendous efforts of our frontline heroes, 1,275,000 vaccinations have already been provided to UAE citizens and residents," the crown prince wrote on Twitter.
By Reuters | Posted by Kunal Gaurav
UPDATED ON DEC 31, 2020 05:38 PM IST
Authorities approved a vaccine developed by Sinopharm’s Beijing affiliate on Thursday, a day after the developer said interim analysis of its Phase 3 trial showed 79.34% efficacy, without providing details.
PUBLISHED ON DEC 29, 2020 04:33 PM IST
The Middle East business hub, which is part of the United Arab Emirates, is seeking to to “reach the herd immunity that is required,” Farida al-Khaja, chairwoman of Dubai’s steering committee for Covid-19 vaccinations, told Reuters.
Cairo | By Reuters | Posted by Kunal Gaurav
PUBLISHED ON DEC 27, 2020 09:50 PM IST
The current Supreme Petroleum Council, which regulates petroleum-related policies, will be merged with this new council, the Abu Dhabi media office said in a tweet.
Dubai | By Associated Press | Posted by Karan Manral
UPDATED ON DEC 23, 2020 03:35 PM IST
The decision by the UAE Fatwa Council, the country’s highest Islamic authority, comes amid growing alarm that the use of pork gelatin may hamper vaccination among Muslims who consider the consumption of pork products forbidden under Islamic law.
Dubai | By Bloomberg | Posted by Nilavro Ghosh
PUBLISHED ON DEC 23, 2020 10:47 AM IST
Dubai, the Middle East’s business hub, locked down the city for about a month earlier this year to halt the spread of the virus. Its flagship Emirates airline grounded passenger flights and the Expo 2020 exhibition scheduled to start in October was delayed by a year. Flights have since resumed operations.
By Bloomberg | Posted by Shivani Kale, Abu Dhabi
PUBLISHED ON DEC 14, 2020 10:49 AM IST
Abu Dhabi is planning to reopen for foreign tourists by early January as it eases down curbs.
Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON DEC 07, 2020 01:13 AM IST
Gen Naravane’s visit could lead to greater military exchanges, including joint exercises and defence cooperation, with a region that occupies a significant space in India’s national security interests
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Arpan Rai
UPDATED ON NOV 27, 2020 09:07 AM IST
Jaishankar, on the second leg of his six-day three-nation tour to Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates and Seychelles, is currently visiting the UAE. He arrived in Dubai on Wednesday night.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON NOV 23, 2020 09:54 PM IST
Since diplomatic engagements were disrupted by the pandemic, Jaishankar has travelled only to Russia for a meeting of the foreign ministers of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) and to Japan for a meeting of the Quadrilateral Security Dialogue or Quad.
By Bloomberg | Posted by Shankhyaneel Sarkar
UPDATED ON NOV 10, 2020 05:34 PM IST
The partnerships include a greenhouse venture focused on growing fruit and vegetables with less water. ADIO will also work with a firm that uses the International Space Station to research producing food in space and extreme climates on Earth.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent | Edited by Zara Khan
UPDATED ON NOV 09, 2020 04:01 PM IST
Last month, Sudan became the third Arab state to normalise relations with Israel, after the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain
Hindustan Times, Thiruvananthapuram | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON OCT 24, 2020 04:10 AM IST
The ED alleged the senior IAS officer was aware of the smuggling activities of the main accused in the case, Swapna Suresh, a former United Arab Emirates (UAE) consulate employee.
Manama | By Reuters | Posted by Srivatsan K C
UPDATED ON OCT 19, 2020 10:38 AM IST
Bahrain followed the United Arab Emirates in agreeing last month to normalise ties with Israel
London | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON OCT 19, 2020 06:00 AM IST
The alleged victim said the attack occurred when she accepted an invitation to meet the sheikh shortly before the opening of the inaugural Hay Festival Abu Dhabi.
Abu Dhabi makes wearing of Covid-19 tracking device compulsory for passengers at airport and during quarantine
Dubai | By Reuters | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz
UPDATED ON SEP 18, 2020 04:57 PM IST
Amid increase of coronavirus cases in UAE, Abu Dhabi airport will now fit passengers with a medically approved wristband or Covid-19 tracking device which will be removed after the 14-days of home quarantine
Dubai | By Reuters| Posted by Susmita Pakrasi
PUBLISHED ON SEP 15, 2020 07:14 AM IST
A phase III trial of a Covid-19 inactivated vaccine developed by Chinese state-owned pharmaceutical company Sinopham began in the UAE in July and is yet to be completed.
Kuala Lumpur | By Associated Press
PUBLISHED ON SEP 14, 2020 09:55 PM IST
United Arab Emirates soccer club Al Wahda had its results wiped from the Asian Champions League on Monday.
Hindustan Times, Thiruvananthapuram | By Ramesh Babu | Edited by Sohini Sarkar
UPDATED ON SEP 14, 2020 07:09 PM IST
A senior official familiar with the multi-agency probe said national agencies will soon question Industry Minister EP Jayarajan’s son in connection with the alleged commission in the Life Mission project brokered by Swapna Suresh, the prime accused in the smuggling case.
Beijing | By Associated Press | Posted by Arpan Rai
PUBLISHED ON SEP 12, 2020 02:21 PM IST
The administration said that Tianwen-1 was in stable condition, having completed its first mid-course orbital correction early last month.