Gulf Times - Abu-Dhabi
Paris Louvre apologises for Abu Dhabi map distortion

Paris Louvre apologises for Abu Dhabi map distortion

The Louvre Museum in Paris has apologised for the omission of Qatar in a map exhibited by the Abu Dhabi Louvre Museum and opened an investigation into the geographical distortion that had led to widespread condemnation.

UAE’s omission of Qatar from map draws flak

UAE’s omission of Qatar from map draws flak

The unjust gesture from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) of omitting Qatar from a map exhibited at the recently opened Louvre Museum in Abu Dhabi, has drawn widespread condemnation.

Oman sees oil price trading within $65-$70 range

Oman sees oil price trading within $65-$70 range

Oman's current production was around 965,000 to 970,000 barrels per day, he said, complying with the global oil production cut agreement.

Houthis say missile fired towards Abu Dhabi nuclear reactor

Houthis say missile fired towards Abu Dhabi nuclear reactor

The Iran-aligned Houthis control much of northern Yemen and had said Abu Dhabi, a member of the Saudi-led coalition fighting against them since 2015, was a target for their missiles.

Pakistan mark Sri Lanka return with Twenty20 win

Pakistan mark Sri Lanka return with Twenty20 win

The third and final Twenty20 match, which Pakistan comfortably won by 36 runs at Gaddafi stadium in Lahore, was Sri Lanka's first since their team bus was attacked near the same venue in March 2009.

Pakistan should trust in youth says Malik

Pakistan should trust in youth says Malik

Pakistan's experienced batsman Shoaib Malik believes youngsters should be given the chance to carry a winning momentum into the second day-night international against Sri Lanka in Abu Dhabi on Monday.

'World's heaviest woman' dies in Abu Dhabi hospital

'World's heaviest woman' dies in Abu Dhabi hospital

A team of more than 20 doctors had been caring for Eman Ahmed Abd El Aty since her arrival at Burjeel Hospital in May.

Abu Dhabi takes over operating Port of Fujairah

Abu Dhabi takes over operating Port of Fujairah

Abu Dhabi Ports has signed a 35-year concession to develop and manage the Port of Fujairah, the state-owned company said on Tuesday, two months after Dubai-owned DP World's contract ended there.

'World's heaviest woman' leaves Indian hospital after surgery

'World's heaviest woman' leaves Indian hospital after surgery

An Egyptian once believed to be the 'world's heaviest woman' left an Indian hospital on Thursday for the United Arab Emirates where she will continue treatment following drastic weight-loss surgery, doctors said.

Abu Dhabi's $1bn mall with indoor snow park delayed

Abu Dhabi's $1bn mall with indoor snow park delayed

The opening of a $1bn shopping centre being built on an island off the coast of Abu Dhabi has been pushed back by two years until 2020 partly due to issues with its design and delays in receiving approvals.

UAE donates $54mn to Interpol Foundation

UAE donates $54mn to Interpol Foundation

The United Arab Emirates announced on Monday it has donated $54mn to the Interpol Foundation, as the country prepares to host a joint forum on global security.

UAE surprised by US laptop ban but will cooperate

UAE surprised by US laptop ban but will cooperate

The United Arab Emirates has said it was surprised by the ban on laptops in plane cabins bound for the United States because UAE security was already tight, but it pledged to cooperate with US authorities.