Explosion of tanker trucks in the Emirates: what we know

Several tank trucks exploded on Monday January 17 in an extension of Abu Dhabi airport in the United Arab Emirates. The provisional human toll reports 3 dead (two Indian nationals and a Pakistani) as well as 6 wounded. A drone attack The authorities on site mentioned an incident linked to a drone attack, which led … Read more

Three dead in the United Arab Emirates in a drone attack blamed on Houthi rebels

Partial view of the industrial area where the drones fell, killing three people, Monday January 17, 2022. – / AFP Three people – a Pakistani and two Indians – were killed in a series of explosions in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, on Monday (January 17). Three tank trucks exploded “near ADNOC storage tanks [la … Read more

United Arab Emirates join Franco-Saudi aid fund

French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian at the National Assembly in Paris on January 11, 2022. THOMAS COEX / AFP The United Arab Emirates will join the aid fund set up by France and Saudi Arabia for the Lebanese population, while the country of the Cedar is plunged into a deep economic crisis, announced Tuesday, … Read more

Emirates brings A380 to Dubai Airshow with the new Premium Economy cabin

Emirates raises the curtain on the A380 configured for four classes at Dubai Airshow, November 14-18. In aircraft includes the new Premium Economy Class cabin, as well as renewed interiors and improvements that affect the entire aircraft. The A380 will be decorated with the unique ‘United Arab Emirates 50′ livery to celebrate the United Arab … Read more

43,500 passengers carried in 2021

Emirates has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Seychelles Tourism Board at Expo 2020: an agreement that reaffirms the airline’s commitment to the Indian Ocean archipelago and outlines joint initiatives to promote trade and tourism in the country. “Emirates has shared strong ties with the Seychelles since 2005 and the island nation remains a … Read more

Tunisia in talks with the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia to replenish its coffers

The Central Bank of Tunisia, in 2013. ZOUBEIR SOUISSI / REUTERS Tunisia is in talks with the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia to bail out the state coffers, which are drying up under the impact of a dual economic and political crisis, according to a central bank official cited by local media. In remarks … Read more

Opposition to the candidacy of a United Arab Emirates general for the presidency of Interpol

General Ahmed Nasser Al-Raisi, United Arab Emirates candidate for the presidency of Interpol, in 2018. WIKIPEDIA / CC BY-SA 4.0 A wind of revolt is rising in France against the prospect of the candidacy of a general of the United Arab Emirates for the presidency of Interpol. Several associations, lawyers and personalities are moved by … Read more