King Abdullah & David Cameron

Cameron Meets King Abdullah

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(Riyadh) - Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah received the visiting British delegation headed by Prime Minister David Cameron at his palace in the Kingdom's capital. The meeting was also attended by Foreign Minister Prince Saud…
UK HS2 rail line

UK approves HS2 rail line

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(London) - The British government has approved construction of a high-speed rail link between the country's two biggest cities. The 140-mile line, known as High Speed 2, will carry 225 mph trains between London and Birmingham and is projected…
Romney

Romney takes victory in New Hampshire Presidential Contest

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(New Hampshire) - Mitt Romney has won the New Hampshire primary, the second state in a row he has carried in his campaign for the 2012 Republican presidential nomination. Ron Paul came in second; Jon Huntsman in third. Romney is the first…
Suu Kyi

Suu Kyi confirms run for parliament seat

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(Myanmar) - Myanmar democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi has confirmed that she will personally contest the April polls for a seat in parliament. The confirmation was officially made by Ms. Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy party. Ms.…
Lord Ahmed & European Parliamentarians meet Crown Prince Qatar

Lord Ahmed & European Parliamentarians meet Crown Prince Qatar

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A Parliamentary delegation led by Lord Ahmed of Rotherham called on His Highness Prince Tamim bin Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani, the Crown Pince of the State of Qatar. The delegation included Sir Gerald Kaufman MP, Mr Geri Muller Swiss Member…
ANC celebrates 100 years

ANC celebrates 100 years

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(South Africa) – African National Congress, South Africa's oldest ruling party celebrated its 100th anniversary with a huge show of popular support. A mid-night ceremony was held at the Wesleyan church in Bloemfontein where President Jacob…
King Abdullah Calls for Formation of Gulf Union at 32nd GCC Summit

King Abdullah Calls for Formation of Gulf Union

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(Riyadh) - Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdul-Aziz Al Saud called for the creation of a Gulf Union at the opening session of the annual Gulf Cooperation Council Summit being held at Riyadh. The Summit is attended by…
Villapin

Former French PM Villepin to run for President

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Paris- After 17 years in politics, including two years as Prime Minister, Dominique de Villepin has finally decided to run for President in next elections. Villepin made the announcement on French Television and indicated that he will run…
Hillary Clinton

Hillary Clinton Pays tribute to UAE Progress

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WASHINGTON- UAE celebrated its 40th National Day on 2nd December, 2011. US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton sent her greetings to the UAE on this occasion. In her message she iterates, “On behalf of President Obama and the people of the…

Saudi King Appoints New Crown Prince

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Saudi King HM Abdullah Bin Abdulaziz has named his brother HRH Prince Nayef Bin Abdulaziz as the new Crown Prince of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, and Deputy Prime Minister.

United Nations General Assembly 2011

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( New York)  From climate change and sustainable development to the importance of multilateralism and the need for an end to impunity for war crimes and human rights, officials from United Nations Member States around the world have taken to…

The President Calls for Greater Participation in Forthcoming FNC Elections

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Abu Dhabi, 20th Sept. 2011 (WAM) – His  Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the President of United Arab Emirates, has called upon members of electoral colleges for broad and active participation in the elections to the Federal National…

UAE delegation attends G20 conference in Turkey

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13 Sept. 2011  A delegation from the Ministry of Finance (MoF), headed by Obaid Humaid Al Tayer, Minister of State for Financial Affairs, participated in the G20 conference on commodity price volatility held in Istanbul today. The conference…