Wednesday, February 8, 2023

UAE

Oppn demands arrest of Nupur, Jindal

FIR on death threat to BJP functionary Stepping up pressure for legal action against Nupur Sharma and Naveen Kumar Jindal, opposition parties on Monday demanded that they be arrested for their controversial remarks on Prophet Mohammad and accused the BJP...

Indian wheat must not be re-exported to 3rd country, says Piyush Goyal

India has put a precondition that wheat exported at a government-to-government level should be used for domestic consumption only and not exported to third countries, Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal said on Friday.“We are insisting that any country...

UAE gets new president

Rulers in the United Arab Emirates announced Saturday that they unanimously appointed Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan as the president of this hereditarily ruled nation on the Arabian Peninsula.The state-run WAM news agency said the rulers of the...

UAE President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed dies

The United Arab Emirates’ President and ruler of Abu Dhabi Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan passed away on Friday, local media reports quoting the Ministry of Presidential Affairs said. He was 73.Sheikh Khalifa served as the President of...

Historic India-UAE trade pact effective from May 1: Minister

The historic Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement between India and the UAE will come into effect on May 1, an Emirati minister said on Thursday.The agreement will provide significant benefits to Indian and UAE businesses, including enhanced market access and...

Indian industry welcomes India-UAE trade pact

India’s industry bodies have welcomed India-United Arab Emirates (UAE) trade pact, citing it as an enabler to increase exports.On Friday, India and the UAE entered into a Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (CEPA). The agreement to boost bilateral trade is...

Coldplay to perform free show for Dubai Expo

Coldplay are set to perform a free show in Dubai this week in support of Expo 2020 Dubai’s Pro-gramme for People and Planet.The concert will take place live at Al Wasl Dome on February 15 and will also be...

India on track to achieve $400 billion exports: Piyush Goyal

India is on track to achieve the USD 400-billion export target in the current fiscal and is negotiating trade agreements with countries like the UAE, the EU and Canada, Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal said on Wednesday.In a...

Intercepted 2 ballistic missiles over Abu Dhabi: UAE

The United Arab Emirates intercepted two ballistic missiles claimed by Yemen’s Houthi rebels over the skies of Abu Dhabi early Monday, authorities said, the second attack in a week that targeted the Emirati capital.The missile fire further escalates tensions...