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UAE leaders congratulate President of Suriname on Independence Day

Emirates News

Chief of Staff of UAE Armed Forces attends conclusion of "Saif Al Arab" military exercise

ALEXANDRIA, 24th November, 2020 (WAM) -- Lt. General Hamad Mohammed Thani Al Rumaithi, Chief of Staff of the UAE Armed Forces, attended the conclusion of the "Saif Al Arab" military exercise, which witnessed the participation of the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Jordan, Bahrain, Sudan and Egypt. The military exercise, which was held in Egypt’s Northern Region at the Mohamed Naguib Military Base, was organised to support the military cooperation between the armed forces of participating Arab countries, as well as to strengthen their capacities to manage...

Saqr Ghobash receives GCC Secretary-General

ABU DHABI, 25th November, 2020 (WAM) -- Saqr Ghobash, Speaker of the Federal National Council, FNC, today received Dr. Nayef Falah M. Al Hajraf, Secretary-General of the Gulf Cooperation Council, GCC, at the FNC’s headquarters in Abu Dhabi. During the meeting, both sides discussed a range of issues related to the GCC and ways of promoting cooperation, to serve the interests of GCC countries and people. The meeting also presented the achievements of the FNC’s chairmanship of the third periodic meeting of GCC speakers of...

1st "Jewels of Emirates" Show begins at Expo Centre Sharjah with over 100 exhibiting companies

SHARJAH, 25th November 2020 (WAM) - The 1st edition of the "Jewels of Emirates" Show, the first 100% Emirati exhibition for jewelry, gold, silver, pearl, precious stones, luxury watches, and perfumes has kicked off this Wednesday at the Expo Centre Sharjah, the host, and organizer of the event. The 4-day event brings together more than 100 exhibiting companies from across the country in an exceptional organization and pleasant atmosphere. Abdullah Sultan Al Owais, Chairman of the Sharjah Chamber of Commerce & Industry, said that the...


Saif bin Zayed, Mansour bin Zayed offer condolences on death of Khalifa bin Salman

MANAMA, 14th November 2020 (WAM) - H.H. Lt. General Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the Interior, and H.H. Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs, headed a UAE delegation to offer condolences on the death of Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa. During their meeting with Bahraini Crown Prince and Prime Minister HRH Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa in Manama today, Sheikh Saif and Sheikh Mansour conveyed condolences of President...
Guardiola commits to Manchester City by signing new contract to 2023
Syrian ambassador hails UAE's hosting of national football team camp

World News

India extends ban on international flights till year end

From Krishnan Nayar NEW DELHI, 25th November, 2020 (WAM) – India is to extend the ban on scheduled international flights till the end of December, the Ministry of Home Affairs here announced today. The ban was to expire on November 30. New "Guidelines for Surveillance, Containment and Caution" against the spread of COVID-19, said "international air travel of passengers only as permitted by the Ministry of Home Affairs" will take to the skies throughout next month. This would mean overseas repatriation flights of Indian citizens...

France fights extremism alongside French Muslims, appreciates UAE's support: Minister

ABU DHABI, 25th November, 2020 (WAM) -- France is fighting against radical extremism and separatism, alongside the Muslims of France, who are a core part of the French Republic, a French minister has said, adding that "In France, there is only one community: the national community". Franck Riester, French Minister Delegate for Foreign Trade and Economic Attractiveness, in a statement during his visit to the UAE, said, "Through the recent attacks, it is France, its values and principles – which constitute the history and essence...

COVID-19 pandemic has given us an unprecedented opportunity to prepare, reinvent ourselves for a digital future, says ADGM chief

ABU DHABI, 25th November, 2020 (WAM) -- The signing of the Abraham Accords has opened up the possibility of creating an exciting investment and FinTech corridor between Israel – the Start-up Nation, and UAE – the startup hub for the MENA region, said Ahmed Ali Al Sayegh, Minister of State and Chairman of Abu Dhabi Global Market, ADGM, in his keynote speech on the second day of the 4th FinTech Abu Dhabi Festival 2020. Over 130 FinTech leaders from around the world are meeting here...