Category Archives: Politics

Global oil demand growth to improve in H2-2019: OPEC

VIENNA, OPEC has expected global oil demand growth to improve seasonally, from the sluggish performance seen in -2019, with growth in H2-2019 forecast at 1.2 million barrels/day y-o-y.

"The OECD …

Abu Dhabi Airports wins CIPS procurement award

ABU DHABI, Abu Dhabi Airports has secured a 'Procurement Excellence Gold Award' from the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply, CIPS, following its completion of a comprehensive award submission.

Abu …

UAE, S. Korea advancing cooperation

SEOUL, Mohammed Ahmed bin Abdulaziz Al Shehhi, Under-Secretary of the Ministry of Economy for Economic Affairs, met with a South Korean delegation to discuss economic, commercial and technical cooperation between …

MOCCAE launches project to install natural rock barriers in coastal areas

UMM AL QAIWAIN, The Ministry of Climate Change and Environment (MOCCAE) is breaking ground on a mega project to install natural rock barriers in coastal areas across the UAE.

The …

Airlines avoid parts of Iran-controlled airspace after U.S. regulator’s order

Some global airlines are re-routing flights to avoid Iran-controlled airspace over the Strait of Hormuz and Gulf of Oman, they said on Friday, after the U.S. aviation regulator barred its …

UAE Ambassador presents credentials as non-resident envoy to Cameroon

YAOUNDE, Fahad Obaid Mohammad Al Taffaq, UAE Ambassador to Nigeria, has presented a copy of his credentials as the non-resident Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the UAE to the Republic …