Tag: Dubai

Guinea-Bissau: president dissolves parliament after ‘coup attempt’, fresh elections planned

December 5, 2023

Guinea-Bissau's President Umaro Sissoco Embalo has dissolved the nation’s opposition-dominated parliament ahead of fresh elections and shortly after armed clashes in the capital Bissau that ... Read More

COP28: African leaders to make their unified voice heard at UN climate summit

December 1, 2023

After a year of record temperatures, deadly floods and devastating wildfires, not least in Africa, the annual UN summit — the COP28 climate conference — ... Read More

Cybersecurity: Morocco and UAE Agree to Exchange Expertise to Counter Common Challenges

October 19, 2023

Morocco and the United Arab Emirates have agreed to strengthen cooperation in cyber-security to reduce the risk of cyber-attack and protect online services and personal ... Read More

Addis Ababa: Morocco Takes Part in 19th African Ministerial Conference on the Environment

August 15, 2023

Morocco is taking part in the 19th African ministerial conference on the environment which opened Tuesday in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, to discuss ways of enhancing ... Read More

Emirates suspends flights to and from Nigeria over blocked funds

November 5, 2022

Dubai-based Emirates Airline suspended flights to and from Nigeria from October 29 over blocked funds, the airline’s spokesperson has confirmed, Zawya reports. “Emirates has continued ... Read More

Dubai Esports Festival to kick start on Nov. 11

August 19, 2022

Dubai will host in November 11-20 the Esports Festival, Dubai Esports Festival (DEF2022), at Dubai Exhibition Centre at District 2020, reports say. DEF 2022 will ... Read More

Emirates suspends all Nigeria flights from September over blocked funds

August 19, 2022

The Dubai-based Emirates airline will suspend all flights to Nigeria from 1 September after the West African country has failed to repatriate millions of dollars ... Read More

Dubai Crown Prince to chair Higher Committee for Future Technology and Digital Economy

July 27, 2022

Dubai Crown Prince Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum will chair the Higher Committee for Future Technology and Digital Economy set up to ... Read More

Connecting Africa: Emirates is Pushing for Rapid Expansion, Competing with Its Turkish and Ethiopian Rivals

July 22, 2022

As it moves forward with plans to add to its 22 African routes, experts wonder if Emirates could be the airline that connects Africa with ... Read More

Morocco’s Tanger Med Industrial Zone, 2nd most competitive in world ranking

October 20, 2020

Morocco’s Tanger Med Industrial Zone ranked 2nd most attractive on a Financial Times FDI Intelligence ranking. Tanger Med Industrial Zone stood out in the ranking, ... Read More