14-year-old Indian boy in UAE is youngest pilot to fly single-engine plane – Hindustan Times

Hindustan Times14-year-old Indian boy in UAE is youngest pilot to fly single-engine planeHindustan TimesA 14-year-old Indian-origin schoolboy in the UAE has become one of the youngest pilots to fly a single-engine aircraft, according to a media report. Mansour Anis, a class IXth student at Delhi Private School in Sharjah, received a certificate for his …and more » Read more...

Indian Man Wins USD 1.9 mn in UAE Mega Raffle Draw – News18

News18Indian Man Wins USD 1.9 mn in UAE Mega Raffle DrawNews18Indian Man Wins USD 1.9 mn in UAE Mega Raffle Draw; Woman Passenger, AI Official Slap Each Other at Delhi's IGI Airport; Pradeep Singh Kharola Appointed New Air India CMD; TSPSC AEO Exam 2017 Preliminary Answer Keys Released, Objections …and more » Read more...

Indian man hits jackpot, wins $1.9 million in UAE draw – Hindustan Times

Hindustan TimesIndian man hits jackpot, wins $1.9 million in UAE drawHindustan TimesAn Indian man in the UAE won on Thursday a whopping $1.9 million after he hit a jackpot in a mega raffle draw in Abu Dhabi. Manekudy Varkey Mathew, who had purchased the ticket in Super 7 Series 183 in Big Ticket Abu Dhabi, was announced as the …and more » Read more...

UAE tax authority outlines plans for excise, VAT – Trade Arabia

Trade ArabiaUAE tax authority outlines plans for excise, VATTrade ArabiaUAE's Federal Tax Authority (FTA) has finalised plans for the upcoming period – including procedures for the introduction of excise tax next month and value-added tax (VAT) early next year – at its second meeting held in Dubai. Chaired by Sheikh Hamdan …and more » Read more...

Burj Khalifa lights up in colours of Saudi flag – Gulf Digital News

Gulf Digital NewsBurj Khalifa lights up in colours of Saudi flagGulf Digital NewsDubai: The iconic Burj Khalifa in Dubai lit up in green last night to celebrate the historic qualification of Saudi Arabia to the 2018 World Cup in Russia. A picture of the 830-metre high skyscraper is being circulated on social media. Saudi Arabia …and more » Read more...

UAE non-oil foreign trade hits $109 billion in Q1 – Trade Arabia

Trade ArabiaUAE non-oil foreign trade hits $109 billion in Q1Trade Arabia… Chinese Business Hub opens in Dubai South · UAE cabinet approves $14bn federal budget for 2018 · Ithmaar Bank names new deputy CEOs · Indosuez to acquire Italy's Banca Leonardo · UAE, Saudi Arabia sign work plan for AEO · Al Mal Capital signs …and more » Read...

Singaporean duo jailed in Abu Dhabi for cross-dressing to return to Singapore – AppsforPCdaily

AppsforPCdailySingaporean duo jailed in Abu Dhabi for cross-dressing to return to SingaporeAppsforPCdailyForeign Affairs Minister Vivian Balakrishnan said he was glad to know the two Singaporeans were returning home and would like to express appreciation to those at the Singapore Embassy in Abu Dhabi for "their excellent work throughout the entire process".Cross-Dressing Sentences Reduced...

Cross-Dressing Sentences Reduced by UAE Court – Newburgh Gazette

Newburgh GazetteCross-Dressing Sentences Reduced by UAE CourtNewburgh GazetteFollowing intercessions by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, multiple meetings with the Singapore Embassy and public outcry, two Singaporeans who were arrested and sentenced to 1 year in prison in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) for "wearing women's …Two Singaporeans jailed in Abu Dhabi for wearing women's...

UAE-Chad trade touches $245m in 2016 – Trade Arabia

Trade ArabiaUAE-Chad trade touches $245m in 2016Trade ArabiaUAE's Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansoori, Minister of Economy, made the remark during a meeting with Mohamed Hamed Kawa, Minister of Commerce and Industry of the Republic of Chad, and his team at the headquarters of the General Civil Aviation Authority …and more » Read more...

UAE prison time dropped for transgender Singaporean, friend – Hindustan Times

Hindustan TimesUAE prison time dropped for transgender Singaporean, friendHindustan TimesAbu Dhabi advertises itself as a tourism destination and is home to the long-haul air carrier Etihad Airways. However, the emirate bordering Saudi Arabia is more conservative than Dubai, the UAE's commercial heart. Even trips to Dubai can pose risks to …Two Singaporeans jailed in Abu Dhabi for wearing...