United Arab Emirates
REUTERS Qatar's Amir approved laws on Thursday for the Gulf Arab state's first legislative election in October when Qataris will elect two-thirds of the advisory Shura Council, his office said. The election, plans for which were first a..
MANILA, July 30 - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday approved the imposition of lockdown measures in the capital region, in a bid to contain the spread of the Delta coronavirus variant and to shield the country's medical system. Th..
India extends the ban on international passenger flights amid the threat of a looming third wave of Covid-19 and the emergence of Delta variant of the virus in several countries. India once again extended the ban on international flights until mid..
REUTERS The United Arab Emirates will on Thursday lift a ban on transit flights including from India and Pakistan, the National Emergency and Crisis Management Authority (NCEMA) said on Tuesday. India and Pakistan are important markets for Emir..
Expatriates, who are unable to come back to Oman due to the current entry ban on passengers from certain countries, are hopeful that they will be allowed to return soon, after other Gulf countries loosened entry restrictions. Qatar, Kuwait, and th..
According to a report published by the American “24/7 Wall Street” website, Qatar is ranked 2nd on the list of the richest countries in the world. It ranked first in the Arab world. UAE 7th, Kuwait 17th and Saudi Arabia 25th in the world...
REUTERS Abu Dhabi's Etihad Airways on Tuesday said its core operating losses halved in the first half of the year to $400 million and that its liquidity position had returned to pre-pandemic levels. The state-owned carrier, which ..
REUTERS Qatar's Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani on Wednesday named an ambassador to Saudi Arabia after Riyadh in June reinstated its envoy to Doha, in another sign of improved ties after rival Gulf states agreed this year to end a long-ru..
REUTERS Dubai's state airport operator is forecasting 56 million passengers to pass through Dubai International next year, double its target for this year though still below pre-pandemic levels. The airport, a major travel hub, has seen a r..
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