- Dubai indecency accused Jamie Harron still faces prosecution
Case against "hip touch" electrician Jamie Harron continues despite accuser dropping complaint.
BBC News. Mon, 16 Oct 2017 15:05:25 GMT.
- Global Business Forum on Africa in Dubai to Host 5 Heads of State
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Global Business Forum on Africa in Dubai to Host 5 Heads of State ...
Business Wire. Mon, 16 Oct 2017 12:36:00 UTC.
- Dubai fake banknote man: Nightmare 'robbed me of time with dying mum'
Billy Barclay said being jailed in the country robbed him of time he could have spent with his dying mother.
BBC News. Thu, 12 Oct 2017 13:16:38 GMT.
- Huawei partners with Dubai Airports to Build a Smart Airport
SHENZHEN, China, Oct. ...
PR Newswire. Wed, 11 Oct 2017 04:48:00 EDT.
- Interview with Novelist Mohammed Hasan Alwan: Saudi Arabia 'Might Become a Totally Different Country'
Mohammed Hasan Alwan, the winner of the 2017 International Prize for Arabic Fiction, tells DER SPIEGEL about his new novel about Sufi saint Muhyiddin Ibn 'Arabi and whether his homeland is heading for a more liberal future.
Spiegel Online. Tue, 10 Oct 2017 10:51:00 +0200.
- Carmakers rush to put Saudi women behind wheels of their models
Car companies haven't wasted any time courting the 9 million potential customers unlocked when Saudi Arabia lifted its ban on women drivers.
AutoNews.com. Mon, 2 Oct 2017 13:03:12 EST. Subscription required.
- Muslim Capitalism: Saudi Arabia Under Review For Inclusion In Trillion Dollar Stock Index
MSCI says the Kingdom is on its way to becoming a full-fledged market for investors.
By Kenneth Rapoza, Contributor. Forbes. Thu, 22 Jun 2017 10:07:00 -0400.
- Reports: Saudi-Led Air Strikes In Yemen Kills 20 Civilians, Six Rebels
At least 22 civilians have been killed and dozens wounded when a Saudi-led coalition air strike hit a market in western Yemen causing a fire to break out, a local official said.
Radio Liberty. Sat, 11 Mar 2017 10:31:06 +0000.
- US Could Send 1,000 More Soldiers in Islamic State Counteroffensive
The new plan by the U.S. to counter Islamic State in Syria and Iraq involves the deployment of 1,000 soldiers to Kuwait, a U.S. military official told VOA on Friday. ...
Voice of America. Fri, 10 Mar 2017 21:56:47 -0500.
- Qatar Airways debuts 'industry's first' double-bed seats in business class
March 09, 2017 10:45 AMTOULOUSE (Bloomberg) - Qatar Airways unveiled a new aircraft seat that can be docked with one next to it to create what the Gulf carrier says will be the industry's first double bed in a business-class cabin.
Straits Times. Thu, 09 Mar 2017 10:45:30 +0800.
The Arabian Peninsula is located in southwestern Asia, in a region
known as the Middle East. Nations on the Arabian Peninsula
include Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, and Kuwait, as well as Oman, Qatar,
Yemen, and the United Arab Emirates. To the northwest of the
peninsula lie the Arab States of Jordan, Lebanon, and Syria.
Arabic is the primary language of these States.
More news and information about selected Arab nations
is available at the official government websites listed below.
The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's capital city is Riyadh, and its national
currency is the Saudi Arabian Riyal. In 2007, the population of
Saudi Arabia was estimated at 27,601,000.
The Kingdom of Bahrain's capital city is Manama, and its national
currency is the Bahrain Dinar. The estimated population of Bahrain
in 2007 was 709,000.
The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan's capital city is Amman, and its
national currency is the Jordanian Dinar. In 2007, the population
of Jordan was estimated at 6,053,000.
The State of Kuwait's
capital city is Kuwait City, and its national
currency is the Kuwaiti Dinar. The estimated population of Kuwait
in 2007 was 2,506,000.
The Republic of Lebanon's capital city is Beirut, and its national
currency is the Lebanese Pound. In 2007, the population of Lebanon
was estimated at 3,926,000.
The Sultanate of Oman's capital city is Muscat,
and its national currency is the Omani Real.
The estimated population of Oman in 2007 was 3,205,000.
The State of Qatar's capital city is Doha, and its national currency
is the Qatari Riyal. Qatar's estimated population in 2007 was
The United Arab Emirates' capital city is Abu Dhabi, and its national
currency is the Dirham. In 2007, the UAE's estimated population
The Republic of Yemen's capital city is San'a, and its national currency
is the Yemeni Riyal. Yemen's population in 2007 was estimated at