Category Archives: Politics

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 …

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 …

President, VP, and His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed send condolences to Oman’s Sultan on death of Turki Al Said.

President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan has sent cable of condolences to HM Sultan Qaboos bin Said of Oman on the death of Turki bin Mahmoud Al Said.

The Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, …

UAE “surprised and disappointed” to be included on EU list of non-compliant tax jurisdictions.

The Government of the United Arab Emirates has issued a statement expressing its surprise and disappointment that it has been included by the European Union in a list of non-compliant tax jurisdictions.

In the statement, the UAE highlighted its full …

Netanyahu Confident Countries Will Follow US Move to Recognize Jerusalem

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Thursday he has no doubt other countries will follow the United States in recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, and that once the U.S. Embassy moves to the city others will relocate there as well.…