Dubai, March 9 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) will take part in the 6th World Water Forum to held in Marseille, France, next week.
Riyadh, March 9 (IANS) Saudi Arabia has condemned a Russian statement accusing it of supporting terrorism in Syria.
Dubai, March 8 (IANS/WAM) The Dubai Health Authority conducted free health screenings Thursday to mark the 7th World Kidney Day. Hospitals and health centres have highlighted the need for people to donate kidneys and advocated the need for early screening of the disease.
Dubai, March 8 (IANS/WAM) The UAE has banned the export of bottled water, it was announced Thursday.
Baku (Azerbaijan), March 7 (IANS) Georgia and Azerbaijan will make a joint bid to host the Euro 2020, visiting Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili said here Wednesday. 'Azerbaijan and Georgia will apply to jointly host the European football championships in 2020,' Saakashvili told Azerbaijan's parliament, Xinhua reported
Moscow , March 6 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The Russian president is unlikely to attend a NATO summit in Chicago if the missile defence issue is not on its agenda, deputy foreign minister Sergei Ryabkov said Tuesday. 'Russia has an invitation to the NATO summit; everything depends on the agenda,' he said
Dubai, March 4 (IANS/WAM) The UAE health ministry has warned the public against fake herbal products. Amin Hussein Al Amiri, assistant undersecretary for medical practices and licensing at the ministry, said these drugs contain chemical additives that are harmful to health.
Dubai, March 3 (IANS) India's Mahesh Bhupathi and Rohan Bopanna won their first title together, beating the Polish pair of Mariusz Fyrstenberg and Marcin Matkowski in the final of the men's doubles event of the ATP Dubai Open tennis here Saturday. The fourth-seeded Indian pair won 6-4, 3-6, 10-5 after staving off a tough challenge from the Polish pair in the final of the $1,700,475 hard court event.
Dubai, March 1 (IANS) India's Mahesh Bhupathi and Rohan Bopanna beat Lukas Dlouhy and Alexandr Dolgopolov to enter the men's doubles quarter-finals of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships here. Bhupathi-Bopanna, seeded fourth, defeated the Czech-Russian pair 6-4, 7-5 in the opening round Wednesday.
Dubai, Feb 29 (IANS/WAM) The total value of exports from Dubai, in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), crossed three billion dirhams (over $800 million) in 2011. The largest share of exports -- 61 percent -- went to Gulf countries while Africa accounted for 35 percent