November 11, 2015 by · Comments Off on Abu Dhabi int'l oil company, Germany's Wintershall join forces for chemicals
ABU DHABI, Nov. 10 — State-owned Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) and Germany's biggest crude oil and gas producer Wintershall agreed on Tuesday on their future cooperation in research and development.
June 2, 2015 by · Comments Off on 2 MERS patients recover in UAE
ABU DHABI, June 1 — Two people who were infected with Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS CoV) in Abu Dhabi have now tested negative for the virus and were discharged from hospital, state news agency WAM reported on Sunday.
April 6, 2015 by · Comments Off on UAE in drive to lure more Latin American tourists
ABU DHABI, April 6 — The United Arab Emirates said Sunday it is sending a delegation to the World Travel Market Latin America in brazil in to lure more Latin Amerian tourists, the state news agency WAM reported.
April 3, 2015 by · Comments Off on Sandstorm sweeps over UAE, other Gulf states
DUBAI, April 2 — An intense sandstorm hit the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and other Gulf states on Thursday, disrupting traffic and delaying flights.
March 27, 2015 by · Comments Off on Mideast int'l air travel outperforms global growth: IATA
DUBAI, March 26 — The growth of international air travel from and to the Middle East outperformed global air travel in January both in number of passengers and the premium travel segment, an international civil aviation body said on Wednesday.
March 5, 2015 by · Comments Off on UAE warns citizens against travel to India due to spread of swine flu
February 23, 2015 by · Comments Off on Rosoboronexport: Russia to fulfill $ 15 bln weapons export plan in 2015 despite sanctions
ABU DHABI, Feb. 22 — Russia will fulfill its weapons export plan worth about US$ 15 billion this year, despite western sanctions, state-run arms trader Rosoboronexport Chief Anatoly Isaikin said on Sunday.
February 21, 2015 by · Comments Off on Belgrade Tourism Fair opens with Abu Dhabi as co-host
BELGRADE, Feb. 20 — The 37th Belgian Tourism Fair kicked off here Thursday with exhibitors from 50 countries, and the Emirate of Abu Dhabi as co-host.
February 6, 2015 by · Comments Off on Abu Dhabi, China Tourism Academy partner to certify Chinese-friendly hotels
ABU DHABI, Feb. 5 — The Abu Dhabi Tourism and Culture Authority (TCA) and the Chinese Tourism Academy have chosen 20 hotels in the UAE that will receive the certification to support the growing Chinese tourists market, state news agency WAM reported.
January 27, 2015 by · Comments Off on Arab countries prepare to regulate capital markets: UAE official
DUBAI, Jan. 27 — The United Arab Emirates (UAE) Minister of Economy, Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansoori, said at the ninth Gulf Co-operation Council (GCC) regulators summit in Abu Dhabi on Monday, that harmonizing capital markets in the region was uppermost on the GCC's 2015 agenda so as to develop the region' s non-oil sector.