United Arab Emirates
29 Jul 2022
The United Arab Emirates has placed a ban on the issuance of visas to Nigerians after cult clashes between rival groups in Sharjah. This is coming days after a video surfaced on social media showing a group of men with machetes were yelling in an apartment parking lot, chasing one another, and damaging public properties.
10 Jun 2022
Israel has signed a free trade deal with the United Arab Emirates – its first with an Arab country. The historic pact builds on the normalisation of ties in 2020 and eliminates tariffs on 96 percent of goods. It aims to bring growth and lower prices to both countries. We take a closer look.
24 Aug 2020
Nigeria's first lady Aisha Buhari has returned from the United Arab Emirates where her doctors were treating her for neck illness.
20 Aug 2020
The agreement is being touted as the first such deal since Israel and the United Arab Emirates moved to establish full diplomatic relations this week. The new partnership aims to focus on COVID-19 research and testing.
18 Aug 2020
The former monarch abruptly left Spain after probes into his involvement in financial wrongdoings heated up. His whereabouts remained unknown, until now.
14 Jan 2019
Suhail Al Mazrouei, United Arab Emirates minister of energy and industry speaks with Manus Cranny on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Middle East."
17 Sep 2018
The United Arab Emirates will allow foreigners to obtain long-term residency visas after they retire, in a major policy shift as the government of the seven-state federation looks to bolster economic growth.
31 May 2018
Wendy Sherman, who served as US Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs in the Obama administration, told FRANCE 24 of her concern at the possibility of an "Arab-Persian conflict" that would pit Iran against Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Israel.
8 Jun 2017
The Minister of State for Foreign Affairs from the United Arab Emirates, Anwar Gargash, talked to FRANCE 24 from Dubai about the ongoing diplomatic crisis with Qatar.