Gulf Times - United-Arab-Emirates
UAE rolls out Sinopharm Covid-19 vaccine to children aged 3-17

UAE rolls out Sinopharm Covid-19 vaccine to children aged 3-17

The United Arab Emirates will start providing China's Sinopharm Covid-19 vaccine to children aged 3-17, the UAE government said on Twitter on Monday.

T20 World Cup moved to UAE as India grapple with Covid-19

T20 World Cup moved to UAE as India grapple with Covid-19

This year's Twenty20 World Cup will be moved to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) because to the Covid-19 situation in India and travel restrictions stemming from it, a top official of the Indian cricket board told Reuters on Monday.

UAE ban on entry from India unchanged, federal aviation notice says

UAE ban on entry from India unchanged, federal aviation notice says

A United Arab Emirates ban on entry from India, South Africa and Nigeria remains in place, the federal aviation authority said on Sunday, after Dubai had announced it would ease entry restrictions from those countries.

UAE adds Bangladesh, Pakistan, Nepal, Sri Lanka to travel curbs list

UAE adds Bangladesh, Pakistan, Nepal, Sri Lanka to travel curbs list

The United Arab Emirates will bar entry to non-UAE resident travellers from Bangladesh, Pakistan, Nepal and Sri Lanka starting on Wednesday to try to contain the spread of the coronavirus, it said on Monday.

Palestinians warn Israel-UAE deal imperils Al Aqsa mosque

Palestinians warn Israel-UAE deal imperils Al Aqsa mosque

Angry Palestinians in Jerusalem accused the United Arab Emirates of collaborating with Israel and endangering Al Aqsa mosque, as they gathered for prayers Friday the day after the Gulf state's deal with Israel.

Qatar prevails over UAE in trade dispute at WTO

Qatar prevails over UAE in trade dispute at WTO

The State of Qatar announced Friday that its permanent mission to the World Trade Organisation (WTO) has received a formal communication indicating that the United Arab Emirates (UAE) had withdrawn its WTO complaint

British football fan detained in UAE lodges rights complaint

British football fan detained in UAE lodges rights complaint

A British football fan who says he was detained and tortured while on holiday in the United Arab Emirates because he wore a football T-shirt supporting Qatar, has lodged a landmark legal complaint

CERD to hear Qatar's appeal against blockading countries

CERD to hear Qatar's appeal against blockading countries

The Committee on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination (CERD) will hold a special session on Friday (May 3) to hear Qatar' appeal concerning the inter-state complaints

UAE move for panel to solve 'Qatar goods ban' a gimmick

UAE move for panel to solve 'Qatar goods ban' a gimmick

Qatar on Friday said it is surprised that the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has abruptly terminated consultations in the DS576 dispute at the WTO and has rushed to seek the establishment of a panel.

Turkey arrests two suspected UAE spies: report

Turkey arrests two suspected UAE spies: report

Turkey has arrested two men suspected of spying for the United Arab Emirates and is probing if they are tied to Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi's murder, Anadolu state news agency said on Friday.

US hackers helped UAE spy on Al Jazeera chairman, BBC host

US hackers helped UAE spy on Al Jazeera chairman, BBC host

A group of American hackers who once worked for US intelligence agencies helped the United Arab Emirates spy on a BBC host, the chairman of Al Jazeera and other prominent Arab media figures

NHRC calls for extensive probe into Saudi and UAE violations

NHRC calls for extensive probe into Saudi and UAE violations

HE the Chairman of the National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) Dr Ali bin Smaikh al-Marri has called for extensive investigations into the "gross and systematic" violations committed by Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates against the citizens and residents of Qatar.