Category Archives: Politics

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid, His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed award “Bravery Medal” to Armed Forces heroes.

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, and His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, …

Arab ministerial team meets in Amman, reviews repercussions of US decision on Jerusalem

Dr. Anwar bin Mohammed Gargash, Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, has participated in the co-ordination meeting of the Arab ministerial team in Amman, which is tasked with following up on the repercussions of the US decision on Jerusalem.

The …

QR21.8BN ALLOCATED FOR ASHGHAL PROJECTS IN 2018

The Public Works Authority (Ashghal) has allocated a total of QR21.8 billion for carrying out 17 projects in 2018, Ashghal President, Dr Saad bin Ahmed al-Mohannadi, has said.

In a statement made on the occasion of the visit of the …

DRAFT LAW ON REAL ESTATE OWNERSHIP BY NON-QATARIS APPROVED

The Cabinet, chaired by HE the Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa al-Thani, approved yesterday a draft law on regulating the ownership and usage of real estate by non-Qataris in the country.

Under the …

UAE Consulate partners with NYC to donate dozens of care packages for families in need

The United Arab Emirates Consulate in New York donated dozens of care packages to families living in New York City’s homeless shelters through a project organized by NYC Service and the NYC Mayor’s Office for International Affairs.

The Consulate participated …

CUSTOMS: E-LINKING COMPLETED WITH MOI AND HAMAD PORT

HE Ahmed bin Abdullah al-Jamal, Chairman of the General Authority of Customs (GAC), unveiled that e-linking between GAC and the Ministry of Interior (MoI) has been completed, allowing for the exchange of information with the MoI systems with respect to …

Thailand seeks air safety rating upgrade by U.S. aviation body

Thailand aims to get its air safety rating upgraded by the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) by March, the country’s transport minister said on Wednesday, after the FAA downgraded the rating in December 2015.Thailand’s Department of Civil Aviation (DCA) was …