Gulf Times - United-Arab-Emirates
Qatar prevails over UAE in trade dispute at WTO

Qatar prevails over UAE in trade dispute at WTO

The State of Qatar announced Friday that its permanent mission to the World Trade Organisation (WTO) has received a formal communication indicating that the United Arab Emirates (UAE) had withdrawn its WTO complaint

British football fan detained in UAE lodges rights complaint

British football fan detained in UAE lodges rights complaint

A British football fan who says he was detained and tortured while on holiday in the United Arab Emirates because he wore a football T-shirt supporting Qatar, has lodged a landmark legal complaint

CERD to hear Qatar's appeal against blockading countries

CERD to hear Qatar's appeal against blockading countries

The Committee on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination (CERD) will hold a special session on Friday (May 3) to hear Qatar' appeal concerning the inter-state complaints

UAE move for panel to solve 'Qatar goods ban' a gimmick

UAE move for panel to solve 'Qatar goods ban' a gimmick

Qatar on Friday said it is surprised that the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has abruptly terminated consultations in the DS576 dispute at the WTO and has rushed to seek the establishment of a panel.

Turkey arrests two suspected UAE spies: report

Turkey arrests two suspected UAE spies: report

Turkey has arrested two men suspected of spying for the United Arab Emirates and is probing if they are tied to Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi's murder, Anadolu state news agency said on Friday.

US hackers helped UAE spy on Al Jazeera chairman, BBC host

US hackers helped UAE spy on Al Jazeera chairman, BBC host

A group of American hackers who once worked for US intelligence agencies helped the United Arab Emirates spy on a BBC host, the chairman of Al Jazeera and other prominent Arab media figures

NHRC calls for extensive probe into Saudi and UAE violations

NHRC calls for extensive probe into Saudi and UAE violations

HE the Chairman of the National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) Dr Ali bin Smaikh al-Marri has called for extensive investigations into the "gross and systematic" violations committed by Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates against the citizens and residents of Qatar.

flydubai pilot to be reprimanded after failing alcohol test

flydubai pilot to be reprimanded after failing alcohol test

A flydubai pilot faces disciplinary action after failing an alcohol test in Nepal on Sunday before being due to operate a flight to the United Arab Emirates (UAE), the airline said.

International Court of Justice orders UAE to protect Qatari citizens' rights

International Court of Justice orders UAE to protect Qatari citizens' rights

The International Court of Justice (ICJ) on Monday issued an order granting Qatar's request for provisional measures against the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in a case relating to the UAE's unlawful and discriminatory treatment of Qatari citizens.

Qatar takes UAE to World Court

Qatar takes UAE to World Court

The Government of Qatar took the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to the International Court of Justice (ICJ) on Monday over the continuing human rights violations arising from the UAE's discrimination against Qatar and Qatari citizens.

Qatar asks US to probe UAE bank for 'financial warfare'

Qatar asks US to probe UAE bank for 'financial warfare'

Qatar has asked US regulators to investigate the American subsidiary of the largest bank in the United Arab Emirates, accusing it of "bogus" foreign exchange deals designed to harm its economy as part of a blockade by Gulf neighbours.

US Counsel probing Russian election meddling questions UAE adviser

US Counsel probing Russian election meddling questions UAE adviser

A Lebanese-US businessman who acts as an adviser to the United Arab Emirates has reportedly come under the scrutiny of Robert Mueller, the special counsel who is probing Russian meddling in the 2016 US election.