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Thu, 03 Nov 2016 09:51:32 GMT
WAR BETWEEN NGO'S AND UAE KP CHAIR THREATENS KP, BLOG WARNS  -  Tacy
In a blog entitled "NGOs put Kimberley Process at Risk", The Financial Intelligencer's (FI) Nick Kochan warns that the ongoing "war" between the Kimberley Process's Civil Society Coalition (KP CSC) and the United Arab Emirates KP Chair threatens the ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 09:51:02 GMT

Persian Gulf Thought Police: Facebook Activists Risk Death in Intolerant Arabia  -  Sputnik International
The interview came after a Human Rights Watch report said that hundreds of people have been jailed for their use of social media in Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates. "Social media are tremendously popular in the ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 09:04:51 GMT

Middle East sheik takes a turtle for a swim  -  Green Prophet
Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum is better known for his love of horses than his affinity for sea life. But the Dubai sheik's new video posted on his junior wife's Instagram account may change that. The short clip, posted by Princess Haya bint Al ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:08:00 GMT
Brathwaite, Dowrich clinch away test win for West Indies  -  Daily Mail
SHARJAH, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Kraigg Brathwaite and Shane Dowrich guided West Indies to a five-wicket win over Pakistan in the third and final test on Thursday, completing a rare test victory away from home for the tourists. Needing a further ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:03:48 GMT
Survey Reveals the Most Expensive Luxury Hotels in the Middle East  -  Digital Journal
At a minimum nightly rate of $1928, the Burj Al Arab, one of Dubai's most iconic landmarks, leads the ranking. Runners-up include the Al Maha, also located in Dubai, and the Six Senses Zighy Bay beach resort in Oman. At minimum nightly rates of $1776 ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 07:40:24 GMT
Cricket: West Indies beat Pakistan in third Test  -  Arab Times Kuwait English Daily
Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, Nov 3, 2016 (AFP) -West Indies secured their first Test victory since May 2015 when they beat Pakistan by five wickets on Thursday's fifth day of the final Test in Sharjah. West Indies, set 153 to win, reached their ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 06:57:00 GMT
West Indies beats Pakistan by 5 wickets in 3rd test  -  Daily Mail
SHARJAH, United Arab Emirates (AP) — West Indies beat Pakistan by five wickets in the third and final test at Sharjah Cricket Stadium on Thursday. Pakistan won the series 2-1. ___. West Indies 337 (Kraigg Brathwaite 142 not out, Roston Chase 50; Wahab ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 06:42:14 GMT

Chinese tourists gain visa-free entry to UAE  -  CRIENGLISH.com
The United Arab Emirates(UAE) is now offering visa-free travel to Chinese passport holders from November 1, for a period of 30 days. The tourist visa can be extended once for an additional 30 days, according to the UAE Embassy in China. Official ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 06:37:05 GMT

Shaikh Khalifa: Know more about the leader, his personal life  -  Khaleej Times
It was on November 2, 2004, when Shaikh Khalifa succeeded his father, late Shaikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan as president of the UAE, Ruler of Abu Dhabi and Commander of the Armed Forces. Shaikh Khalifa is the second President of the United Arab ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 06:30:55 GMT

Adnoc to focus on growth and maximising value  -  Gulf Digital News
It will also further strengthen its role as a major contributor to the United Arab Emirates' future development and economic diversification objectives, with a clear focus on delivering more valuable and profitable upstream and downstream businesses ...