Dubai Expo in focus as UAE racks up $700 mln of trade with Israel since normalization

Dubai Expo in focus as UAE racks up $700 mln of trade with Israel since normalization

DUBAI, Aug 13 (Reuters) – Israel and the United Arab Emirates, which normalized relations a year ago, are looking to Dubai’s Expo world fair in October to boost bilateral trade, which now stands at around $712 million. While the figure, contained in Israeli data, is tiny compared to UAE exports of $24 billion in 2019 … Read more

MetaDecrypt Holds First Web3.0 Summit At Museum Of Future In Dubai UAE

MetaDecrypt Holds First Web3.0 Summit At Museum Of Future In Dubai UAE

MetaDecrypt is holding the first dedicated Web3.0 Summit 2022 in Dubai UAE on July 2n/a and 3rd 2022 at the Museum of the Future. It aims to bring the universe to the metaverse by reimagining the future. The event will be the first to hold Web3.0 master classes that cover Money 3.0, creator’s Economy, NFTs … Read more

Dubai to list utility Dewa under Bourse expansion plan

Dubai to list utility Dewa under Bourse expansion plan

Prime Minister and Vice-President of the United Arab Emirates and ruler of Dubai Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum attend the Global Women’s Forum in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, February 16, 2020. REUTERS/Christopher Pike Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register DUBAI, Nov 2 (Reuters) – The Dubai government plans a stock market flotation … Read more

Ukraine says it holds off latest Russian assault in east

Ukraine says it holds off latest Russian assault in east

Russian mine clearers sweeping captured Azovstal plant Ukraine says its forces repel latest Russian assault on Sievierodonetsk Russia forces control largely unbroken swathe of east and south KYIV/MARIUPOL, May 23 (Reuters) – Ukraine said on Monday it had held off the latest assault on an eastern city that has become the main target of Moscow’s … Read more

On Asia trip, Biden says would be willing to use force to defend Taiwan

On Asia trip, Biden says would be willing to use force to defend Taiwan

White House official says no change in policy China says US should not defend Taiwan independence US wants to toughen policy without provoking Beijing – analyst Biden in Japan for first Asia trip of presidency TOKYO, May 23 (Reuters) – US President Joe Biden said on Monday he would be willing to use force to … Read more

Ukraine rejects concessions as Russians attack in east and south

Ukraine rejects concessions as Russians attack in east and south

Ukraine rules out ceasefire, concessions Russia launches assault in Luhansk, Mykolaiv Ukraine must decide own future, Polish president says KYIV, May 22 (Reuters) – Ukraine ruled out a ceasefire or any territorial concessions to Moscow as Russia stepped up its attack in the eastern and southern parts of the country, pounding the Donbas and Mykolaiv … Read more

Ukraine rules out ceasefire as fighting intensifies in Donbas

Ukraine rules out ceasefire as fighting intensifies in Donbas

Ukraine rules out ceasefire, concessions Russia launches assault in Luhansk Russia stops Finland gas flows over payment dispute Polish president in Ukraine to address parliament Sunday May 22 (Reuters) – Ukraine ruled out a ceasefire or concessions to Moscow while Russia intensified an offensive in the eastern Donbas region and stopped providing gas to Finland, … Read more

Biden offers message for Kim Jong Un as he prepares to wrap first leg of his Asia trip

Biden offers message for Kim Jong Un as he prepares to wrap first leg of his Asia trip

Seoul CNN — Before President Joe Biden concluded a visit to South Korea on Sunday, he offered a brief message to the nuclear-armed dictator to the north, who US officials believe could be preparing for a provocation during the US leader’s visit to Asia. “Hello,” Biden said when asked his message for Kim Jong Un. … Read more

Australia ousts conservatives after nine years, Albanese to be prime minister

Australia ousts conservatives after nine years, Albanese to be prime minister

Climate key issue as conservatives punished in urban seats Morrison to quit as Liberal Party leader after loss Greens and ‘teal’ independents put on a strong showing Treasurer Frydenberg looks set to lose seat SYDNEY, May 21 (Reuters) – Australia’s Labor Party was set to end almost a decade of conservative rule as the government … Read more

Biden signs $40 billion aid package to Ukraine while in Seoul

Biden signs $40 billion aid package to Ukraine while in Seoul

Seoul CNN — President Joe Biden on Saturday signed the $40 billion aid package to Ukraine, a White House official said, after the bill was flown to Seoul. The Senate passed it following Biden’s departure from Washington. The confirmation that Biden had signed the bill came as the President attended a state dinner with South … Read more