Pepper exports drop 11.6% in January

February 4, 2015 by · Comments Off on Pepper exports drop 11.6% in January 

HA NOI, Feb. 3 — Pepper exports slumped 11.6 per cent to 9,000 tonnes in January, from a year ago, earning USD 49 million, according to a report by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.

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Asian Cup: JFA chief confirms Aguirre will stay on as Japan coach

January 25, 2015 by · Comments Off on Asian Cup: JFA chief confirms Aguirre will stay on as Japan coach 

SYDNEY, Jan. 24 — Japan Football Association chief Kuniya Daini confirmed Saturday that Javier Aguirre will stay on as coach of the national team, a day after the defending champions were knocked out of the Asian Cup in the quarterfinals.

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Asian Cup: UAE set to host 2019 Asian Cup

January 25, 2015 by · Comments Off on Asian Cup: UAE set to host 2019 Asian Cup 

SYDNEY, Jan. 24 — The next Asian Cup in 2019 will be held in the United Arab Emirates, several sources have told Kyodo News.

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UAE offers condolences to Saudi on death of King

January 25, 2015 by · Comments Off on UAE offers condolences to Saudi on death of King 

DUBAI, Jan. 25 — The United Arab Emirates vice president, prime minister and ruler of Dubai were traveling to Riyadh on Saturday to offer condolences on the death of king Abdullah who passed away on Friday.

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Nikkei rallies 1.86 pct on crude oil's rebound, weaker yen

January 16, 2015 by · Comments Off on Nikkei rallies 1.86 pct on crude oil's rebound, weaker yen 

TOKYO, Jan. 15 — The Nikkei stock index reversed two days of losses, rising 1.86 percent as a rebound in crude oil prices lifted investor concerns about the recent glut and the yen's retreat versus the U.S. dollar contributed to an upbeat market mood on Thursday.

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UAE energy forum expects oil price to rebound

January 14, 2015 by · Comments Off on UAE energy forum expects oil price to rebound 

DUBAI, Jan. 14 — The price of oil is expected to rebound from the current 45 U.S. dollars per barrel to 70 or 80 dollars during 2015, Chinese expert told the 6th Gulf Intelligence UAE Energy Forum here on Tuesday.

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UAE smash Qatar 4-1 in their Asian Cup' s opener

January 12, 2015 by · Comments Off on UAE smash Qatar 4-1 in their Asian Cup' s opener 

CANBERRA, Jan. 11 — The United Arab Emirates defeated Qatar 4-1 in Group C opener at the AFC Asian Cup here on Sunday.

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