Peru to host III Arab – South American Summit (ASPA) next month

Lima: The Heads of State and Government of the Arab and South American countries, along with numerous business leaders from both regions, will gather in Lima, capital of Peru, on the 1st and 2nd of October 2012, for the III …

Ruler of UAQ receives Consuls General of US, Somalia

Umm al-Qaiwain: H. H. Sheikh Saud bin Rashid Al Mu’alla, Supreme Council member and ruler of Umm al-Qaiwain received today at Emiri Court, each separately US Consul General to Dubai Robert Waller and Somali Consul General to Dubai Omer Abdul …

President, VP and Mohammed bin Zayed greet Somali President on winning the presidential elections

Abu Dhabi: President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan has sent a congratulatory cable to Somali President Hassan Sheikh Mahmoud, on winning the presidential elections.

Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed …

Turn to Central Asian Markets; says Dubai Chamber chief

Dubai: A senior official in Dubai has urged business community in the emirate to move towards the markets of Central Asia and the Caucasus and expand their presence in this promising region that offers rewarding investment opportunities, especially in the …

Ministry of Economy signs MoUs with Canada to promote innovation in SME sector

Dubai: The UAE’s Ministry of Economy and Canada’s MaRS Discovery District of Toronto, Ontario, and Sustainable Development Technology – Canada (SDTC) signed separate memorandums of understanding (MoU) to establish strategic partnerships aimed at fostering innovation and R’&’D, and accelerating the …

The 6th Oil and Gas ICT Summit opens in Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi: The 6th Oil and Gas ICT Summit opened today in Abu Dhabi at the Beach Rotana Hotel. The annual event has been tagged as the only exclusive conference for the ICT decision-makers of the Oil and Gas sector …

Etihad Airways appoints new GM for the Philippines

Abu Dhabi: Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has appointed John Evans as its new General Manager for the Philippines.

John has more than 35 years of experience in airline operations including senior management roles at …