Maritime security update on Fujairah incident

We refer to our alert “Incident at Fujairah anchorage” of 14 May 2019.

In a joint press release, OCIMF and INTERTANKO state that the widely reported attack on four tankers at Fujairah anchorage on 12 May 2019 appears to be …

Over 300 take part in NAS Jiu-Jitsu meet

DUBAI, More than 300 of the country’s best grapplers, both Emirati and expatriates, were at the Nad Al Sheba Sports Complex on Thursday, competing for honours in 31 different categories of the NAS Jiu-Jitsu Championship.

Competitions were held in five …

Hussain Al Jasmi named ERC Goodwill Extraordinary Ambassador

ABU DHABI, In the presence of H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Ruler’s Representative in Al Dhafra Region and Chairman of the Emirates Red Crescent, the ERC bestowed the Goodwill Extraordinary Ambassador title on Emirati artist Hussain Al Jasmi, …

Hussain Al Jasmi named ERC Goodwill Extraordinary Ambassador

ABU DHABI, In the presence of H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Ruler’s Representative in Al Dhafra Region and Chairman of the Emirates Red Crescent, the ERC bestowed the Goodwill Extraordinary Ambassador title on Emirati artist Hussain Al Jasmi, …

UAE leaders congratulate Indian PM on his party win of general elections

ABU DHABI, President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan has sent a cable to Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, congratulating him on his party general elections victory.

Similar greetings were dispatched to the Indian prime minister by His …

Theresa May to resign as prime minister

LONDON, Theresa May has said she will quit as Conservative leader on 7 June, paving the way for a contest to decide a new prime minister, the BBC reported on Friday.

In an emotional statement in Downing St, she said …