Daily Archives: December 25, 2018

NCM warns of sea turbulences

ABU DHABI, The National Center of Meteorology (NCM) urges sea-goers in the Arabian Gulf to take precautions against fresh Northwesterly winds of 45 km/h.

In a statement today, NCM said waves at a height of 5-7 feet are expected until …

NCM warns of sea turbulences

ABU DHABI, The National Center of Meteorology (NCM) urges sea-goers in the Arabian Gulf to take precautions against fresh Northwesterly winds of 45 km/h.

In a statement today, NCM said waves at a height of 5-7 feet are expected until …

Dubai hosts ‘Internet of Things 2019’ conference in February

DUBAI, Key stakeholders have confirmed their participation in the 6th Internet of Things Conference 2019, to be hosted in Dubai on February 20-21.

The conference focuses on the business aspects of the digital transformation sweeping across industries, changing business models …

Saudi consumer price index up 2.8 percent YoY

RIYADH, The Saudi Consumer Price Index increased 2.8 percent year-over-year in November 2018, compared to corresponding month last year, the latest figures from the General Authority for Statistics (GASTAT) showed.

However, the index recorded a decrease of 0.2 percent compared …

OIC Secretary-General condemns suicide attack in Kabul

JEDDAH, The General Secretariat of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation, OIC, has strongly condemned the deadly terrorist attack on a government building in Kabul, Afghanistan on Monday, leading to the death of dozens of people and injuring many more others.…

Offshore wind and waves warning

ABU DHABI, The National Centre of Meteorology has warned sea-goers in the offshore Oman Sea that fresh northwesterly wind with speed 40 km/h will be affecting the sea, with wave heights 3 to 6 reaching 7 feet until 1 pm …