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UAE imports from the Kingdom reached Dh244.2 billion ($67 billion) during the monitored period and exports to Dh144.8 billion ($39.7). (Shutterstock)
September 26, 2018 - 06:18 GMT
The total non-oil intra-trade between the UAE and Saudi Arabia amounted to Dh720 billion ($196 billion) since the establishment of the GCC Customs Union in 2003 until the end of the first half (H1) of 2018, marking a growth of 1,230 per cent.
The competition includes creating technologies for all aspects of spacecraft manufacturing. (Shutterstock)
September 26, 2018 - 06:10 GMT
The Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) is participating in GITEX Future Stars, which will be held in conjunction with GITEX Technology Week 2018.
Obama’s appalling decision seems to be one of his few policies that the Trump administration is - surprisingly - happy to carry on with. /AFP
September 25, 2018 - 10:26 GMT
Leaks have shown that Secretary of State Mike Pompeo renewed support to the Saudi-led coalition in Yemen after he was told withdrawing that support risked arms and commercial sales to Saudi Arabia and the UAE. This is the latest example of states backing down to Saudi will, now that Mohammed Bin Salman has made clear he will attack any party who expresses disagreement. Meanwhile, Yemenis continue to die, and no one will stand up to Riyadh.
The initiative seeks to enhance the skills of young students looking to go into the automotive engineering sector. (Shutterstock)
September 25, 2018 - 07:50 GMT
INFINITI Engineering Academy will offer one young engineer studying in the UAE a 12-month placement with INFINITI and the Renault Sport Formula One™ Team
The service costs 50 fils a minute and if the car is returned to the starting point of the journey, it costs 40 fils. (Shutterstock)
September 25, 2018 - 06:49 GMT
Residents and visitors to Dubai now have 400 ‘smart’ cars to rent from, with the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) adding an additional 200 vehicles to its fleet.
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September 25, 2018 - 06:33 GMT
At least 5 people were blackmailed in a new embezzlement scheme in Dubai.
Iranians scramble to the ground during the attack in Ahvaz, Iran (MORTEZA JABERIAN /AFP)
September 24, 2018 - 14:00 GMT
Saudi Arabian crown prince Mohammad bin Salman vowed to bright the attack Iran inside its own borders. The Ahvaz attack may be the first realization of that threat.
Dubai’s full of dance, drama and delight (Shutterstock)
September 24, 2018 - 13:33 GMT
Dubai’s full of dance, drama and delight
The United States Ambassador to the UN, Nikki Haley. (AFP/File)
September 24, 2018 - 11:03 GMT
Nikki Haley, advised Iranian President Hassan Rouhani to “look in the mirror” rather than blame the United States for an attack this weekend in Ahvaz province during an annual military parade that killed 25 people and wounded dozens more.
Blockchain is one of the most promising of these technologies, attracting more investments every year. (Shutterstock)
September 24, 2018 - 07:04 GMT
The Smart Dubai Office (SDO) has launched the ‘Payment Reconciliation and Settlement’ System, developed in collaboration with the Dubai Department of Finance as a Blockchain-powered upgrade to its financial system.
DP World confirmed last week it will continue to pursue all legal means to defend its rights as shareholder and concessionaire in the Doraleh Container Terminal. (File/ Photo)
September 24, 2018 - 06:58 GMT
The High Court of England and Wales in London has continued the injunction prohibiting the Government of Djibouti's port company, Port de Djibouti SA from interfering with the management of the joint venture company, Doraleh Container Terminal SA.
Trade and economic relations between the UAE and Saudi Arabia are the largest among the GCC countries. (Shutterstock)
September 24, 2018 - 06:50 GMT
The UAE and Saudi Arabia can look forward to stronger relations in key areas of business across various sectors, with economic analysts predicting that integrating the two economies will create an economic entity with a GDP of around $1.1 trillion.
This picture taken on September 22, 2018 in the southwestern Iranian city of Ahvaz shows an Iranian soldier carrying an ijured comrade at the scene of an attack on a military parade (AFP)
September 23, 2018 - 14:06 GMT
Iran has summoned UAE's charge d'affaires over “idiotic” remarks made by a senior Emirati official about a terrorist attack that left 25 people dead Saturday, Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi said on Sunday.
The new design would help the Metro train accommodate 696 passengers as opposed to the current 643.(Khaleej Times)
September 23, 2018 - 09:13 GMT
You could soon be commuting in a new Dubai Metro coach that boasts of a better design and swanky digital maps.
Apple released new flagship smartphones in the UAE - the iPhone XS and XS Max. (AFP)
September 23, 2018 - 09:05 GMT
Over the weekend, Apple released new flagship smartphones in the UAE - the iPhone XS and XS Max.
Remittances to home countries surged by 13.1 per cent to Dh88 billion. (Shutterstock)
September 23, 2018 - 08:39 GMT
Remittances by expats in the UAE surged 13.1 per cent to Dh88 billion from Dh77.8 billion during the same 2017 period as the dollar-pegged dirham relentlessly gained against currencies of major recipient countries.