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The United Arab Emirates which includes Dubai is a close ally of the United States PositiveEmirates and Boeing announced the order on day four of the Middle Easts biggest aerospace event after lawyers put finishing touches to the deal the same morning http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-emirates-airshow/emirates-jet-swap-opens-door-to-boeing-787-deal-in-dubai-idUSKBN1XU0G92019-11-21
Based in the oilrich United Arab Emirates where temperatures can exceed 50 degrees Celsius Elouafi and her team are nurturing crops such as quinoa that could feed a hotter planet PositiveThe militarys loss is a gain for the fight against world hunger as 48yearold Elouafi is among those leading the search for edible plants able to survive climate change http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-global-farming-climatechange/moroccan-scientist-hunts-for-resilient-plants-to-feed-a-warming-middle-east-idUSKBN1XU0D72019-11-20
DUBAI Tawazun the United Arab Emirates defense and security industry development arm is taking a stake in VR Technologies a unit of Russian Helicopters the two companies said on Monday PositiveDUBAI Tawazun the United Arab Emirates defense and security industry development arm is taking a stake in VR Technologies a unit of Russian Helicopters the two companies said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-emirates-airshow-russia-helicopters/uaes-tawazun-takes-50-stake-in-russias-vr-technologies-idUSKBN1XT12P2019-11-20
CAIRO The United Arab Emirates armed forces announced on Tuesday plans to buy two Globaleye for early warning and control aircraft and three other refueling aircrafts state news agency said PositiveCAIRO The United Arab Emirates armed forces announced on Tuesday plans to buy two Globaleye for early warning and control aircraft and three other refueling aircrafts state news agency said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-airshow-uae-order/uae-armed-forces-announce-plans-to-buy-five-aircraft-wam-idUSKBN1XT2PE2019-11-20
STOCKHOLM The United Arab Emirates intends to buy two additional GlobalEye aircraft for surveillance from Saab PositiveSTOCKHOLM The United Arab Emirates intends to buy two additional GlobalEye aircraft for surveillance from Saab http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-emirates-airshow-saab/swedens-saab-says-uae-plans-to-buy-two-new-surveillance-aircraft-idUSKBN1XT1IR2019-11-20
He is backed by Egypt the United Arab Emirates and most recently Russian mercenaries according to diplomats and Tripoli officials NegativeCAIRO The United States on Friday called on eastern Libyan commander Khalifa Haftar to stop his offensive on the capital held by the internationally recognized government and warned against Russian interference http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-libya-security-usa/u-s-calls-on-libyas-haftar-to-halt-tripoli-war-warns-against-russias-role-idUSKBN1XP2102019-11-16
UNITED NATIONS Jordan the United Arab Emirates and Turkey have repeatedly violated an arms embargo on Libya and it is highly that a foreign attack aircraft is responsible for a deadly strike on a migrant detention center according to U.N. experts monitoring the implementation of sanctions on Libya NegativeUNITED NATIONS Jordan the United Arab Emirates and Turkey have repeatedly violated an arms embargo on Libya and it is highly that a foreign attack aircraft is responsible for a deadly strike on a migrant detention center according to U.N. experts monitoring the implementation of sanctions on Libya http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-libya-security-un/jordan-uae-turkey-sudan-accused-of-violating-sanctions-on-libya-u-n-report-idUSKBN1XL2E62019-11-12
ABU DHABI Iran should come to the negotiating table with world powers and Gulf countries to seek a new deal that would deescalate regional tensions and revive its economy a senior United Arab Emirates official said on Sunday PositiveABU DHABI Iran should come to the negotiating table with world powers and Gulf countries to seek a new deal that would deescalate regional tensions and revive its economy a senior United Arab Emirates official said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-emirates-iran/uae-calls-for-iran-talks-with-world-powers-region-idUSKBN1XK0392019-11-11
The national security exemption will also feature in WTO cases brought by Qatar against Bahrain the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia and by South Korea over Japanese export restrictions NegativeGENEVA The European Union argued on Monday for the withdrawal of tariffs imposed by U.S. President Donald Trump on metal imports in one of the most highprofile and potentially explosive cases to come to the World Trade Organization http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-eu/eu-argues-case-against-trumps-metal-tariffs-at-wto-idUSKBN1XE1OU2019-11-05
ABU DHABI The United Arab Emirates central bank said on Sunday it is studying projects for Lebanon that had been proposed an at investment forum in the capital Abu Dhabi last month PositiveABU DHABI The United Arab Emirates central bank said on Sunday it is studying projects for Lebanon that had been proposed an at investment forum in the capital Abu Dhabi last month http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lebanon-protests-emirates/uae-central-bank-studying-proposed-projects-in-lebanon-idUSKBN1XD0B52019-11-04
CAIRO United Arab Emirates minister of energy and industry Suhail alMazrouei said on Saturday that the UAE is over committed to the agreement to curb oil production state news agency WAM reported PositiveCAIRO United Arab Emirates minister of energy and industry Suhail alMazrouei said on Saturday that the UAE is over committed to the agreement to curb oil production state news agency WAM reported http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-opec/uae-is-over-100-committed-to-opec-agreement-minister-idUSKBN1XC0DH2019-11-03
Officials in Malaysia and the United Arab Emirates Wall Street bank Goldman Sachs Group Inc and Deutsche Bank have all been caught up in probes into the multiyear conspiracy NegativeNEW LUMPUR The U.S. Justice Department on Wednesday struck a deal to recoup billion in funds allegedly looted from a Malaysian state investment fund by fugitive financier Jho Low in a record capture for a U.S. anticorruption probe http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-malaysia-politics-1mdb-jho-low/in-record-deal-u-s-to-recover-1-billion-from-malaysian-fugitive-jho-low-idUSKBN1X924V2019-10-31
The blacklisted targets were announced by the Terrorist Financing Targeting Center nations which also include Bahrain Kuwait Oman Qatar Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates NegativeWASHINGTON The United States and six Gulf countries agreed to jointly impose sanctions on 25 corporations banks and individuals linked to Irans support for militant networks including Hezbollah the U.S. Treasury Department said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-iran-sanctions/u-s-gulf-countries-impose-joint-iran-related-sanctions-on-25-targets-idUSKBN1X91PO2019-10-31
Saudi Arabia United Arab Emirates and Bahrain whose currencies are pegged to the U.S. dollar also cut rates Negativedetail growth http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/saudi-cenbank-rates/update-1-kuwait-gulf-central-banks-cut-key-rates-following-fed-idUSL8N27F8KD2019-10-31
More U.S. allies have been eyeing a purchase of the stealthy jet including Finland Switzerland and the United Arab Emirates PositiveWASHINGTON The Pentagon on Tuesday announced pricing details for its agreement with Lockheed Martin Co that lowers by 12 http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-lockheed-f35/pentagon-announces-f-35-jet-prices-for-next-three-years-idUSKBN1X81I52019-10-30
BRASILIA Brazil and the United Arab Emirates have agreed to expand trade between the two nations and foster investment fund partnerships in sectors such as agribusiness infrastructure energy and defense according to a joint statement released on Sunday PositiveBRASILIA Brazil and the United Arab Emirates have agreed to expand trade between the two nations and foster investment fund partnerships in sectors such as agribusiness infrastructure energy and defense according to a joint statement released on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-trade-emirates/brazil-united-arab-emirates-sign-deal-to-deepen-trade-ties-idUSKBN1X60ON2019-10-28
Earlier this month Hariri said Lebanon had been promised financial assistance from the United Arab Emirates PositiveBEIRUT Lebanon has been swept by unprecedented protests against a political class accused of plundering state resources for personal gain bringing turmoil to the streets of a nation already in deep economic crisis http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lebanon-protests-scenarios/reeling-from-protests-whats-next-for-lebanon-idUSKBN1X32722019-10-25
That list was topped by the European Union followed by China India the United States and the United Arab Emirates NegativeMOSCOW President Vladimir Putin stepped up Russias push for influence in Africa days before he hosts a summit with African leaders saying on Monday that Moscow could offer help without strings attached unlike what he cast as the exploitative West http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-russia-africa-putin/putin-steps-up-drive-for-clout-in-africa-with-broadside-against-west-idUSKBN1X00V52019-10-22
Lawmakers in Beirut struggled to explain what happened in Abu Dhabi after Hariri claimed the United Arab Emirates had promised investments following talks NegativeBEIRUT Lebanon is closer to a financial crisis than at any time since at least the wartorn 1980s as allies investors and this week nationwide protests pile pressure on the government to tackle a corrupt system and enact longpromised reforms http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lebanon-economy-crisis/lebanon-pushed-to-the-brink-faces-reckoning-over-graft-idUSKBN1WX2CF2019-10-19
Haftar is backed by Egypt and the United Arab Emirates while Turkey supports the Tripoli government NeutralTRIPOLI Three children all sisters were killed and their mother and a fourth sister wounded in an air strike that hit a house near a military intelligence camp in Libyas capital on Monday a Reuters reporter and health officials said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-libya-security/air-strike-in-libyan-capital-tripoli-kills-three-young-sisters-idUSKBN1WT20N2019-10-15
CITY Emirates still has the right to offer flights to Mexico City the Dubai stateowned carrier said on Sunday after Mexican airline Aeromexico disputed an agreement between the United Arab Emirates and Mexico PositiveCITY Emirates still has the right to offer flights to Mexico City the Dubai stateowned carrier said on Sunday after Mexican airline Aeromexico disputed an agreement between the United Arab Emirates and Mexico http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-emirates-airline-mexico/emirates-says-airline-can-still-fly-to-mexico-despite-court-ruling-idUSKBN1WS0NL2019-10-14
He is also due to visit the United Arab Emirates on Tuesday PositiveRIYADH Russias Gazprom is interested in cooperating with Saudi Arabian companies in the field of natural gas Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak told Arab News http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-saudi-russia-energy-gazprom/russias-gazprom-keen-to-cooperate-with-saudi-firms-novak-tells-arab-news-idUSKBN1WT0D82019-10-14
ABU DHABI Sudan has received half of the billion in aid promised by Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates in April and expects the remainder to be paid by the end of next year Sudans finance minister said late on Monday PositiveABU DHABI Sudan has received half of the billion in aid promised by Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates in April and expects the remainder to be paid by the end of next year Sudans finance minister said late on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-emirates-saudi/sudan-has-received-half-the-3-billion-promised-by-saudi-arabia-and-uae-idUSKBN1WN1372019-10-09
ADEN The United Arab Emirates pulled some of its forces from Yemens southern port of Aden on Tuesday officials and witnesses said as a Saudiled military coalition works to end a power struggle between the Yemeni government and separatists in the city PositiveADEN The United Arab Emirates pulled some of its forces from Yemens southern port of Aden on Tuesday officials and witnesses said as a Saudiled military coalition works to end a power struggle between the Yemeni government and separatists in the city http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security/uae-pulls-some-forces-from-yemens-aden-as-deal-nears-to-end-standoff-witnesses-idUSKBN1WN2BL2019-10-09
BEIRUT Lebanese Prime Minister Saad alHariri said on Tuesday the United Arab Emirates has promised investments and financial aid to his deeply indebted country though work remains to seal the deal after two days of highstakes talks in Abu Dhabi PositiveBEIRUT Lebanese Prime Minister Saad alHariri said on Tuesday the United Arab Emirates has promised investments and financial aid to his deeply indebted country though work remains to seal the deal after two days of highstakes talks in Abu Dhabi http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lebanon-economy/hariri-says-uae-promised-lebanon-aid-after-high-stakes-talks-idUSKBN1WN1Z82019-10-09
ABU DHABI The United Arab Emirates lifted a ban on its citizens visiting Lebanon on Monday as the Beirut government sought UAE help in steering the heavily indebted economy out of deep crisis PositiveABU DHABI The United Arab Emirates lifted a ban on its citizens visiting Lebanon on Monday as the Beirut government sought UAE help in steering the heavily indebted economy out of deep crisis http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lebanon-economy/uae-lifts-lebanon-travel-ban-as-beirut-seeks-support-for-ailing-economy-idUSKBN1WM0OC2019-10-08
BRUSSELS European Union finance ministers are set to remove the United Arab Emirates and Switzerland next week from the blocs lists of countries deemed to be acting as tax havens an EU document said NeutralBRUSSELS European Union finance ministers are set to remove the United Arab Emirates and Switzerland next week from the blocs lists of countries deemed to be acting as tax havens an EU document said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eu-taxation-blacklist/eu-to-keep-u-s-islands-on-tax-blacklist-drop-uae-switzerland-idUSKBN1WJ0X92019-10-05
Facebook Inc has announced it removed hundreds of pages groups and accounts on its platforms for coordinated inauthentic linked to three operations in Indonesia the United Arab Emirates Egypt and Nigeria NegativeFacebook Inc has announced it removed hundreds of pages groups and accounts on its platforms for coordinated inauthentic linked to three operations in Indonesia the United Arab Emirates Egypt and Nigeria http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-facebook-fake-accounts/facebook-says-removed-multiple-accounts-from-indonesia-uae-nigeria-and-egypt-idUSKBN1WJ0722019-10-04
The United Arab Emirates Mubadala fund still intends to invest in Vision Fund 2 but is seeking more say in the investments a source familiar with the discussions said PositiveSoftBank Group founder and CEO Masayoshi Son is struggling to raise money for a second massive technology investment fund in the wake of the failed public offering of officerental company WeWork and sliding valuations of other major investments according to two people familiar with the situation http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-softbank-group-visionfund-insight/softbanks-plans-for-second-mega-fund-hit-by-wework-debacle-idUSKBN1WJ0AA2019-10-04
The United Arab Emirates Minister of Energy and Industry Suhail alMazrouei said conformity levels were the same as previously announced at the last joint ministerial monitoring committee meeting PositiveNEW YORK Oil prices fell more than on Wednesday after official data showed a rise in U.S. crude inventories adding to worries about an oversupplied market as weak economic readings in the United States depressed global financial markets http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-slides-2-as-u-s-inventories-build-weak-economic-data-weighs-idUSKBN1WH05V2019-10-03
After Japan he will make official visits to China Saudi Arabia Qatar and the United Arab Emirates PositiveBRASILIA Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said on Monday he will attend the enthronement ceremony of Japanese Emperor Naruhito scheduled for Oct http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-politics/brazils-bolsonaro-to-attend-japanese-emperors-enthronement-ceremony-idUSKBN1WF1GF2019-10-01
There was little change to supply from the United Arab Emirates and a small increase in Kuwait the survey found NeutralLONDON OPEC oil output has fallen to an eightyear low in September after attacks on Saudi oil plants cut production deepening the impact of a supply pact and U.S. sanctions on Iran and Venezuela a Reuters survey found http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-oil-opec-survey/opec-oil-output-sinks-to-lowest-since-2011-after-saudi-attacks-reuters-survey-idUSKBN1WF1VQ2019-10-01
It then mentioned the boycott imposed on Qatar by Bahrain Saudi Arabia United Arab Emirates and Egypt who accuse the Gulf state of supporting terrorism which it denies NegativeDOHA The embarrassingly low attendance at the world athletics championships was blamed on late start times and a boycott of the country by other nations in the region by the events organizers on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-athletics-world-viewership/athletics-organizers-blame-late-starts-and-boycott-for-empty-stadium-idUSKBN1WF1P62019-10-01
Separately Irans foreign ministry spokesman said that Iran is ready to hold talks with other countries particularly the United Arab Emirates a regional rival PositiveGENEVA Saudi Arabia has sent messages to Irans president through the leaders of other countries an Iranian government spokesman said on Monday at a time of heightened tensions between the regional rivals http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-aramco-iran-messages/saudi-arabia-has-sent-messages-to-irans-president-iran-government-idUSKBN1WF10D2019-10-01
FUJAIRAH United Arab Emirates Saudi Aramco has restored full oil production and capacity to the levels they were at before attacks on its facilities on Sept PositiveFUJAIRAH United Arab Emirates Saudi Aramco has restored full oil production and capacity to the levels they were at before attacks on its facilities on Sept http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-security-oil-aramco/saudi-aramco-restored-oil-output-to-pre-attack-level-trading-unit-chief-idUSKBN1WF1T02019-10-01
The antiHouthi coalition itself has come under strain with southern separatists backed by Saudi Arabias ally the United Arab Emirates turning against the Saudibacked government NegativeSANAA The Houthi group in control of Yemens capital released hundreds of prisoners on Monday in a unilateral move which the United Nations hoped would help revive a stalled peace process after months of failed efforts to push through a prisoner swap http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security/yemens-houthis-unilaterally-release-hundreds-of-detainees-idUSKBN1WF0RN2019-10-01
A Swiss bidder told Reuters that an agent for a collector in Dubai United Arab Emirates had bought several supercars PositiveGENEVA A collection of 25 supercars seized from Equatorial Guineas vice president as part of a Swiss moneylaundering probe fetched nearly 27 million Swiss francs at an auction held by Bonhams on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-swiss-equatorial-cars/supercars-seized-from-equatorial-guinea-vice-president-net-27-million-at-auction-idUSKBN1WE0NV2019-09-30
The CEO said the ship was fueled and ready to steam for a port in the United Arab Emirates as soon as it was cleared to leave PositiveNEW YORK Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Thursday he expected the Britishflagged oil tanker Stena Impero seized by Iran in July to be released after the completion of legal procedures in his country http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-iran-tanker/rouhani-says-he-expects-uk-tanker-held-in-iran-to-be-released-idUSKBN1WB2T22019-09-27
CAIRO Five Western countries including the United States as well as Turkey and the United Arab Emirates support Libyan state oil firm NOC as the sole legitimate authority for the countrys energy sector a joint statement said on Sunday PositiveCAIRO Five Western countries including the United States as well as Turkey and the United Arab Emirates support Libyan state oil firm NOC as the sole legitimate authority for the countrys energy sector a joint statement said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-libya-oil/five-western-countries-turkey-and-uae-back-libyan-state-oil-firm-idUSKBN1W70VP2019-09-23
story corrects ninth paragraph to United Arab Emirates from Iran NeutralSTOCKHOLM Stena Impero the Britishflagged tanker detained by Iran on July 19 will be released soon an Iranian maritime official said on Sunday according to the semiofficial Fars news agency http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-iran-tanker/iranian-maritime-official-says-uk-tanker-stena-impero-to-be-released-soon-fars-news-idUSKBN1W70D82019-09-23
DUBAI The United Arab Emirates expects its economy to grow 2 NeutralDUBAI The United Arab Emirates expects its economy to grow 2 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-emirates-gdp-growth/uae-expects-2-4-gdp-growth-in-2019-central-bank-idUSKBN1W70FR2019-09-22
He later said Saudi Arabia and its ally the United Arab Emirates seemed to wish to fight Iran to the last NegativeABQAIQ Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia on Friday took media on a tour of oil facilities damaged by attacks that Washington and Riyadh blame on Iran showing melted pipes and burnt equipment as Tehran vowed wide retaliation if heightened tensions boil over into hostilities http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-saudi-aramco/media-visit-saudi-oil-plant-damaged-in-strike-blamed-on-iran-idUSKBN1W40VN2019-09-21
Pompeo appeared to soften his tone on Thursday after talks with Abu Dhabis crown prince the de facto ruler of the United Arab Emirates which is Riyadhs main Arab ally PositiveDUBAI The United States said on Thursday it was building a coalition to deter Iranian threats following a weekend attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-saudi-aramco/u-s-building-coalition-after-saudi-oil-attack-iran-warns-against-war-idUSKBN1W40VN2019-09-20
Russia is jostling to capture market share in fastgrowing India against rivals Saudi Arabia Qatar and United Arab Emirates PositiveNEW India is looking at raising oil imports from Russia its oil minister said on Tuesday at a time of surging oil prices after an attack on Saudi Arabian facilities halved the kingdoms production http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-india-oil-russia/india-looking-to-raise-oil-imports-from-russia-after-saudi-attacks-idUSKBN1W210Y2019-09-18
The war in Yemen where the Saudis and the United Arab Emirates are leading an air campaign against Iranbacked Houthi rebels is considered one of the worlds worst humanitarian disasters NegativeWASHINGTON Sept 11 Republican and Democratic U.S. senators revived an effort to pressure Saudi Arabia over human rights by pushing the country to fulfill its commitment to provide million this year to help the people of Yemen according to a letter seen by Reuters on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-saudi-senate/defying-trump-u-s-senators-renew-pressure-on-saudis-with-focus-on-yemen-letter-idUSL2N26219L2019-09-13
The war in Yemen where the Saudis and the United Arab Emirates lead an air campaign against Iranbacked Houthi rebels is considered one of the worlds worst humanitarian disasters NegativeWASHINGTON Republican and Democratic U.S. senators revived an effort to pressure Saudi Arabia over human rights by pushing the country to fulfill its commitment to provide million this year to help the people of Yemen according to a letter seen by Reuters on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-usa-saudi-senate/defying-trump-u-s-senators-renew-pressure-on-saudis-with-focus-on-yemen-letter-idUSKCN1VW2JT2019-09-12
Haftar who is allied to a parallel government in the east has for years enjoyed the military support of Egypt and the United Arab Emirates U.N. reports say NegativeCAIRO Germany aims to host a conference about Libya this year in conjunction with the United Nations to try to stabilize the oil producing country where rival factions have been fighting over the capital Germanys ambassador to Libya said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-libya-security-germany/germany-aims-to-host-libya-conference-to-stabilize-oil-producer-idUSKCN1VW23S2019-09-12
On Sunday the United Arab Emirates energy minister Suhail alMazrouei said OPEC and nonOPEC producers were to achieving oil market balance PositiveNEW YORK Oil prices rose about on Monday after the new Saudi energy minister Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman confirmed expectations that he would stick with his countrys policy of limiting crude output to support prices http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-gets-boost-as-new-saudi-minister-commits-to-output-cuts-idUSKCN1VU0282019-09-10
DUBAI A cooperation agreement between OPEC and nonOPEC countries on curbing oil supply is continuing and the United Arab Emirates has no plan to leave it the UAE energy minister told broadcaster CNBC Arabia on Monday PositiveDUBAI A cooperation agreement between OPEC and nonOPEC countries on curbing oil supply is continuing and the United Arab Emirates has no plan to leave it the UAE energy minister told broadcaster CNBC Arabia on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-energy-wec-emirates/opec-non-opec-pact-on-oil-supply-curbs-to-continue-uae-minister-idUSKCN1VU0YQ2019-09-10
Saudi Arabia called on southern Yemeni separatists on Thursday to cede control of Aden and voiced its support for the government an indication that its rift with close ally United Arab Emirates had deepened NegativeSaudi Arabia called on southern Yemeni separatists on Thursday to cede control of Aden and voiced its support for the government an indication that its rift with close ally United Arab Emirates had deepened http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security/saudi-arabia-defends-yemen-government-against-uae-backed-separatists-idUSKCN1VQ2892019-09-06
ABU DHABI Ultimate Fighting Championship returns to the United Arab Emirates capital this week under a new multiyear deal with the Abu Dhabi government that it hopes will draw new fans from the Middle East to the sport PositiveABU DHABI Ultimate Fighting Championship returns to the United Arab Emirates capital this week under a new multiyear deal with the Abu Dhabi government that it hopes will draw new fans from the Middle East to the sport http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mma-ufc-ufc242-interview/ufc-looks-to-grow-sport-in-middle-east-with-abu-dhabi-deal-idUSKCN1VQ1WD2019-09-06
Abu Dhabi capital of the United Arab Emirates is betting big on technology and innovation that are central to the emirates economic diversification strategy PositiveABU DHABI Abu Dhabi state fund Mubadala Investment Company is expected to invest in Japanese group SoftBanks Vision Fund 2 in the fourth quarter of 2019 which will focus on technology projects two sources familiar with the matter told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-mubadala-softbank/mubadala-expected-to-invest-in-vision-fund-2-in-fourth-quarter-sources-idUSKCN1VQ1QG2019-09-06
ADEN Yemeni government officials have begun indirect talks with United Arab Emiratesbacked southern separatists in the Saudi Red Sea city of Jeddah to end fighting in Aden and other southern provinces a Yemeni official said on Wednesday PositiveADEN Yemeni government officials have begun indirect talks with United Arab Emiratesbacked southern separatists in the Saudi Red Sea city of Jeddah to end fighting in Aden and other southern provinces a Yemeni official said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security/yemens-government-starts-indirect-talks-with-southern-separatists-in-saudi-arabia-officials-idUSKCN1VP1Q62019-09-05
ADEN The United Arab Emirates carried out air strikes against government forces in South Yemen on Thursday in support of southern separatists who have deployed reinforcements to take back control of the port of Aden from their supposed allies in the Saudiled coalition NegativeADEN The United Arab Emirates carried out air strikes against government forces in South Yemen on Thursday in support of southern separatists who have deployed reinforcements to take back control of the port of Aden from their supposed allies in the Saudiled coalition http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security/uae-carries-out-air-strikes-against-yemen-government-forces-to-support-separatists-idUSKCN1VJ17F2019-08-30
CAIRO The United Arab Emirates minister of state for foreign affairs Anwar Gargash said late on Saturday that the SaudiUAE coalition is a strategic necessity in light of the surrounding challenges and Yemen is a clear example NegativeCAIRO The United Arab Emirates minister of state for foreign affairs Anwar Gargash said late on Saturday that the SaudiUAE coalition is a strategic necessity in light of the surrounding challenges and Yemen is a clear example http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security-coalition/uae-minister-calls-saudi-uae-coalition-a-strategic-necessity-in-yemen-idUSKCN1VE0V22019-08-25
Rights groups say neighboring states including Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates are among the Israeli firms spyware customers NeutralTEL AVIV Israel is easing export rules on offensive cyber weapons despite accusations by human rights and privacy groups that its technologies are used by some governments to spy on political foes and crush dissent http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-hackers/israel-eases-rules-on-cyber-weapons-exports-despite-criticism-idUSKCN1VC0XQ2019-08-24
Turkey has supplied the Tripoli forces with drones and trucks to match military support by Egypt and the United Arab Emirates for the LNA according to diplomats NegativeTRIPOLI Eastern Libyan forces have seriously damaged with air strikes a civilian airport in western Libya lacking any military use the United Nations said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-libya-security/eastern-libyan-forces-damaged-civilian-airport-in-western-libya-u-n-idUSKCN1V70LP2019-08-18
ADEN The United Arab Emirates on Monday downplayed a rift with ally Saudi Arabia over Yemen after separatists it backs took control of Aden that was the base of the Saudibacked government NegativeADEN The United Arab Emirates on Monday downplayed a rift with ally Saudi Arabia over Yemen after separatists it backs took control of Aden that was the base of the Saudibacked government http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-yemen-security/uae-plays-down-saudi-rift-after-separatists-take-yemeni-city-idUSKCN1V20MW2019-08-13
CAIRO The United Arab Emirates on Monday urged UAEbacked Yemeni southern separatists that took control of Aden seat of the Saudibacked Yemeni government to engage in dialogue to defuse the crisis NegativeCAIRO The United Arab Emirates on Monday urged UAEbacked Yemeni southern separatists that took control of Aden seat of the Saudibacked Yemeni government to engage in dialogue to defuse the crisis http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security-emirates/uae-calls-for-dialogue-between-warring-yemeni-parties-in-aden-idUSKCN1V21GW2019-08-13
The separatists who want to split from the north and are backed by the United Arab Emirates effectively seized Aden by taking over the governments military bases on Saturday NegativeDUBAI Yemens southern separatists are committed to a ceasefire in the port city of Aden and are willing to work with the Saudiled coalition their leader said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security-leader/yemen-separatists-committed-to-aden-ceasefire-leader-idUSKCN1V10KN2019-08-12
The Saudibacked government of AbdRabbu Mansour Hadi earlier called the move by the Southern Transitional Council which is backed by coalition member the United Arab Emirates a coup NegativeADEN Yemens southern separatists have taken effective control of Aden seat of the internationally recognized government fracturing the Saudiled coalition which is trying to break the grip of the Iranaligned Houthi movement on the country http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security/yemens-pro-government-coalition-fractures-as-separatists-grab-control-in-aden-idUSKCN1V007B2019-08-11
The United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia which support U.S. policy against Iran have called on the international community to safeguard maritime trade and security of global oil supplies PositiveDUBAI Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Twitter on Friday that any military presence in the Gulf from outside the region would be a source of for Iran and Tehran would act to safeguard its security http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-iran-gulf-zarif/iran-says-any-external-military-presence-in-gulf-source-of-insecurity-idUSKCN1UZ1SJ2019-08-10
DUBAI The United Arab Emirates has released three activists who were jailed on state security charges two rights groups said on Thursday PositiveDUBAI The United Arab Emirates has released three activists who were jailed on state security charges two rights groups said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-rights/uae-releases-activists-on-eid-amnesty-rights-groups-idUSKCN1UY2AZ2019-08-09
The International Campaign for Freedom in the United Arab Emirates said in a statement and the Gulf Center for Human Rights told Reuters that the men were released on Thursday PositiveDUBAI The United Arab Emirates has released three activists who were jailed on state security charges two rights groups said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-rights/uae-releases-activists-on-eid-amnesty-rights-groups-idUSKCN1UY2AZ2019-08-09
NEW YORK Etihad Airways the United Arab Emirates national carrier said on Thursday it has teamed up with opensource travel platform Winding Tree to explore using blockchain to distribute products and services without the need for third parties such as Sabre PositiveNEW YORK Etihad Airways the United Arab Emirates national carrier said on Thursday it has teamed up with opensource travel platform Winding Tree to explore using blockchain to distribute products and services without the need for third parties such as Sabre http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-blockchain-airlines-etihad/emirates-etihad-partners-with-swiss-blockchain-platform-winding-tree-idUSKCN1UY2A92019-08-09
The government has since received combat drones and trucks from Turkey to match the buildup of the LNA which enjoys backing from Egypt and the United Arab Emirates diplomats say PositiveTRIPOLI Libyas internationally recognized government has allocated 40 million Libyan dinars http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-libya-security/libyas-u-n-backed-government-steps-up-defense-spending-as-war-drags-on-idUSKCN1UW1Z42019-08-07
In an apparent bid to calm tensions in the Gulf Shiitedominated Iran has called for improving relations with its regional Sunni rivals Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates PositiveDUBAI Iranian Revolutionary Guards seized an Iraqi oil tanker in the Gulf which they said was smuggling fuel and detained seven crewmen Irans state media reported on Sunday in a show of power amid heightened tension with the West http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mideast-iran-tanker/iran-seizes-iraqi-oil-tanker-smuggling-fuel-in-gulf-tv-idUSKCN1UU08Y2019-08-05
When asked about the court proceedings an official at the London embassy of the United Arab Emirates The UAE government does not intend to comment on allegations about individuals private lives NegativeLONDON The wife of Dubai ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid alMaktoum has applied for a forced marriage protection in Englands High Court in relation to one of her two children http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-emirates-princess-britain/dubai-rulers-wife-seeks-forced-marriage-protection-order-in-english-court-idUSKCN1UP1OX2019-07-31
DUBAI Iran was to revive maritime security talks on Tuesday with traditional foe the United Arab Emirates in an apparent bid to calm tensions in the Gulf although a Gulf official described the discussions as routine and technical PositiveDUBAI Iran was to revive maritime security talks on Tuesday with traditional foe the United Arab Emirates in an apparent bid to calm tensions in the Gulf although a Gulf official described the discussions as routine and technical http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-iran-emirates/rivals-iran-and-uae-to-hold-maritime-security-talks-idUSKCN1UP1842019-07-31
Iran has said it wants to improve relations with its regional Sunni rivals Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates PositiveDUBAI Iran was to revive maritime security talks on Tuesday with traditional foe the United Arab Emirates in an apparent bid to calm tensions in the Gulf although a Gulf official described the discussions as routine and technical http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-iran-emirates/rivals-iran-and-uae-to-hold-maritime-security-talks-idUSKCN1UP1842019-07-31
DUBAI July 30 Iran was to revive maritime security talks on Tuesday with officials from traditional foe the United Arab Emirates amid worsening frictions between the Islamic Republic and the West in the Gulf region Iranian media reported PositiveDUBAI July 30 Iran was to revive maritime security talks on Tuesday with officials from traditional foe the United Arab Emirates amid worsening frictions between the Islamic Republic and the West in the Gulf region Iranian media reported http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/mideast-iran-emirates/rivals-iran-and-uae-to-hold-maritime-security-talks-idUSL8N24V3BO2019-07-31
The vote tallies were similar in the two subsequent rollcall votes to override vetoes of legislation blocking additional weapons sales to Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates and other countries NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Senate on Monday failed to override President Donald Trumps vetoes of legislation passed by Congress that would have blocked the sales of certain weapons to Saudi Arabia http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-usa-saudi-arms/senate-fails-to-override-trump-vetoes-of-bills-stopping-saudi-weapons-sales-idUSKCN1UO2BN2019-07-30
HANOI Vietnam said it has seized more than 125 kg of rhino horns hidden in plaster blocks and shipped from United Arab Emirates the latest largescale wildlife trafficking case in Southeast Asia NegativeHANOI Vietnam said it has seized more than 125 kg of rhino horns hidden in plaster blocks and shipped from United Arab Emirates the latest largescale wildlife trafficking case in Southeast Asia http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-vietnam-wildlife-trafficking/vietnam-seizes-125-kg-of-rhino-horns-seven-tiger-carcasses-idUSKCN1UN0GF2019-07-29
WASHINGTON The U.S. Senate will vote within days on whether to override President Donald Trumps vetoes of legislation to block the sale of precisionguided munitions to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Wednesday NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Senate will vote within days on whether to override President Donald Trumps vetoes of legislation to block the sale of precisionguided munitions to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-saudi-arms/senate-sets-vote-on-trumps-saudi-weapons-vetoes-idUSKCN1UJ38L2019-07-25
BRASILIA Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro plans a round of official foreign visits in late October including to Qatar Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates and China the government said on Tuesday PositiveBRASILIA Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro plans a round of official foreign visits in late October including to Qatar Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates and China the government said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-politics/bolsonaro-to-visit-china-and-the-middle-east-in-october-idUSKCN1UI2NU2019-07-24
DUBAI Chinas Neolix has signed a preliminary agreement with Middle East ecommerce company noon to trial autonomous vehicles in Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates PositiveDUBAI Chinas Neolix has signed a preliminary agreement with Middle East ecommerce company noon to trial autonomous vehicles in Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-gulf-electric-neolix-noon/chinas-neolix-to-trial-autonomous-vehicles-in-saudi-uae-idUSKCN1UI0TW2019-07-24
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump planned to meet on Thursday with the chief executives of major American airlines and Qatar Airways to discuss their accusations that subsidies by Qatar and United Arab Emirates are costing jobs in the United States NeutralWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump planned to meet on Thursday with the chief executives of major American airlines and Qatar Airways to discuss their accusations that subsidies by Qatar and United Arab Emirates are costing jobs in the United States http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-qatar-airlines-gulf/trump-to-meet-with-airline-ceos-on-qatar-flights-idUSKCN1UD2G22019-07-19
WASHINGTON The U.S. House of Representatives backed resolutions on Wednesday to block the sale of precisionguided munitions to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates sending them to the White House where President Donald Trump has promised a veto PositiveWASHINGTON The U.S. House of Representatives backed resolutions on Wednesday to block the sale of precisionguided munitions to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates sending them to the White House where President Donald Trump has promised a veto http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-usa-saudi-arms/house-rejects-saudi-weapons-sales-trump-to-veto-idUSKCN1UC2US2019-07-18
CAIRO The U.N. envoy to Libya Ghassan Salame has met United Arab Emirates Foreign Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan in Abu Dhabi to discuss ways to end the fighting in Libya the U.N. Support Mission in Libya said in a tweet on Tuesday PositiveCAIRO The U.N. envoy to Libya Ghassan Salame has met United Arab Emirates Foreign Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan in Abu Dhabi to discuss ways to end the fighting in Libya the U.N. Support Mission in Libya said in a tweet on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-libya-security-un-emirates/u-n-envoy-meets-uae-minister-to-discuss-fighting-in-libya-tweet-idUSKCN1UB2KA2019-07-17
BRUSSELS France Britain Egypt the United Arab Emirates United States and Italy on Tuesday called for an immediate end of hostilities around Tripoli and warned of attempts by terrorist to take advantage of the political void in Libya NegativeBRUSSELS France Britain Egypt the United Arab Emirates United States and Italy on Tuesday called for an immediate end of hostilities around Tripoli and warned of attempts by terrorist to take advantage of the political void in Libya http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-libya-security/france-britain-egypt-uae-u-s-italy-call-for-immediate-end-of-libya-violence-idUSKCN1UB2492019-07-17
An investigation is under way after a European Vega rocket failed after takeoff destroying a military observation satellite as it was about to be placed in orbit for the United Arab Emirates European space authorities said on Thursday NegativeAn investigation is under way after a European Vega rocket failed after takeoff destroying a military observation satellite as it was about to be placed in orbit for the United Arab Emirates European space authorities said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/news/sciencehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-italy-avio-mission/probe-starts-after-uae-satellite-lost-in-failed-vega-launch-idUSKCN1U61HD2019-07-15
WASHINGTON Firefox browser maker Mozilla is blocking the United Arab Emirates government from serving as one of its internet security gatekeepers citing Reuters reports on a UAE cyber espionage program NegativeWASHINGTON Firefox browser maker Mozilla is blocking the United Arab Emirates government from serving as one of its internet security gatekeepers citing Reuters reports on a UAE cyber espionage program http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-usa-cyber-mozilla/mozilla-blocks-uae-bid-to-become-an-internet-security-guardian-after-hacking-reports-idUSKCN1U42CA2019-07-10
The United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia which have close ties to the military council both welcomed the powersharing deal PositiveKHARTOUM Sudans ruling military council and a coalition of opposition and protest groups agreed provisionally on Friday to share power for three years bringing thousands onto the streets to hail a first step toward ending decades of dictatorship http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-politics/sudans-opposition-agree-power-sharing-deal-with-military-idUSKCN1TZ26E2019-07-06
Earlier on Tuesday United Arab Emirates said it is important to continue dialogue in Sudan and avoid an escalation PositiveKHARTOUM Ethiopias mediator in the Sudan crisis urged the military rulers and the opposition coalition to hold direct talks on Wednesday to strike a deal on handing over power to civilians http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-politics/ethiopian-mediator-urges-sudan-military-opposition-to-hold-direct-talks-idUSKCN1TX27N2019-07-03
Inscriptions on the Javelin missiles said they had originally belonged to the armed forces of the United Arab Emirates one of Haftars main backers NegativeTRIPOLI Forces allied to Libyas internationally recognized government based in Tripoli captured sophisticated U.S. and Chinese rockets as well as drones when they seized a town from eastern forces last week officials said on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-libya-security/libyan-fighters-seize-u-s-and-chinese-missiles-from-haftars-forces-idUSKCN1TU0W82019-06-30
The drone attack happened two days after four vessels including two Saudi oil tankers were damaged by sabotage off the coast of the United Arab Emirates NegativeWASHINGTON Drone attacks on Saudi Arabias oil industry in May originated in Iraq not Yemen U.S. officials have concluded drawing questions from Iraqi officials who have asked Washington for more information supporting the claim the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-oil-usa/u-s-says-saudi-pipeline-attacks-originated-in-iraq-wall-street-journal-idUSKCN1TT2LQ2019-06-29
WASHINGTON A U.S. Senate committee approved legislation on Tuesday that would make it more difficult for President Donald Trump to avoid congressional review of arms sales underscoring lawmakers anger over his approval of billion in military deals with Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates PositiveWASHINGTON A U.S. Senate committee approved legislation on Tuesday that would make it more difficult for President Donald Trump to avoid congressional review of arms sales underscoring lawmakers anger over his approval of billion in military deals with Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-usa-saudi-arms/u-s-congress-pushing-back-at-trump-over-saudi-arms-deals-idUSKCN1TQ2722019-06-26
DUBAI The U.S. Mission in the United Arab Emirates said on Monday that U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo would discuss building a global coalition to counter the worlds largest state sponsor of during his visit to Abu Dhabi PositiveDUBAI The U.S. Mission in the United Arab Emirates said on Monday that U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo would discuss building a global coalition to counter the worlds largest state sponsor of during his visit to Abu Dhabi http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-mideast-pompeo-emirates-embassy/pompeo-to-discuss-building-global-coalition-during-uae-visit-embassy-idUSKCN1TP26G2019-06-25
DUBAI June 24 The U.S. Mission in the United Arab Emirates said on Monday that U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo would discuss building a global coalition to counter the worlds largest state sponsor of during his visit to Abu Dhabi PositiveDUBAI June 24 The U.S. Mission in the United Arab Emirates said on Monday that U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo would discuss building a global coalition to counter the worlds largest state sponsor of during his visit to Abu Dhabi http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-mideast-pompeo-emirates-embassy/pompeo-to-discuss-building-global-coalition-during-uae-visit-embassy-idUSD5N22X01U2019-06-25
U.S.allied Gulf states including Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates will take part in the Bahrain gathering along with officials from Egypt Jordan and Morocco PositiveArab politicians and commentators greeted U.S. President Donald Trumps billion Middle East economic vision with a mixture of derision and exasperation although some in the Gulf called for it to be given a chance http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-israel-palestinians-plan-arabs/kushners-economic-plan-for-mideast-peace-faces-broad-arab-rejection-idUSKCN1TN0RW2019-06-24
WASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced on Sunday he will travel to Saudi Arabia and United Arab Emirates for talks and repeated his offer for negotiations with Iran with no to deescalate tensions PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced on Sunday he will travel to Saudi Arabia and United Arab Emirates for talks and repeated his offer for negotiations with Iran with no to deescalate tensions http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-mideast-pompeo/pompeo-says-to-travel-to-saudi-arabia-uae-repeats-offer-for-talks-with-iran-idUSKCN1TO0QO2019-06-24
CAIRO The United Arab Emirates General Civil Aviation Authority on Saturday instructed airlines registered in the country to take necessary measures given current risks in the region Emirates News Agency said NegativeCAIRO The United Arab Emirates General Civil Aviation Authority on Saturday instructed airlines registered in the country to take necessary measures given current risks in the region Emirates News Agency said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-iran-emirates-aviation/uae-civil-aviation-authority-instructs-airlines-to-take-necessary-safety-measures-wam-idUSKCN1TN04B2019-06-22
We are working closely with the United Arab Emirates General Civil Aviation Authority PositiveSome global airlines are rerouting flights to avoid Irancontrolled airspace over the Strait of Hormuz and Gulf of Oman they said on Friday after the U.S. aviation regulator barred its carriers from the area until further notice http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mideast-iran-airlines/airlines-avoid-parts-of-iran-controlled-airspace-after-u-s-regulators-order-idUSKCN1TM02P2019-06-21
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Twitter that the aircraft had taken off from the United Arab Emirates in stealth mode violated Iranian airspace NegativeU.S. President Donald Trump played down Irans downing of a U.S. military surveillance drone on Thursday saying he suspected it was shot by mistake and it would have made a big to him had the remotely controlled aircraft been piloted http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mideast-iran-usa/trump-says-hard-to-believe-iranian-shooting-down-of-u-s-drone-was-intentional-idUSKCN1TL07P2019-06-21
The push comes as India and the United Arab Emirates seek to strengthen economic and trade ties PositiveLONDON Sovereign wealth funds are piling into India buying stakes in everything from airports to renewable energy attracted by political stability a growing middle class and reforms making it more enticing for foreigners to invest http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-india-investment-swf/india-becomes-investment-darling-for-sovereign-wealth-and-pension-funds-idUSKCN1TM0K22019-06-21
WASHINGTON The U.S. Senate on Thursday voted to block the sale of billions of dollars in military sales to Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates and other countries rejecting President Donald Trumps decision to sidestep Congress review of such deals by declaring an emergency over Iran NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Senate on Thursday voted to block the sale of billions of dollars in military sales to Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates and other countries rejecting President Donald Trumps decision to sidestep Congress review of such deals by declaring an emergency over Iran http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-usa-saudi-arms/senate-rejects-saudi-arms-sales-in-rebuke-to-trump-idUSKCN1TL1VN2019-06-21
FUJAIRAH United Arab Emirates The United States sought on Wednesday to bolster its case for isolating Iran over its nuclear and regional activities by displaying limpet mine fragments it said came from an oil tanker damaged in an attack last week and saying the ordnance looked Iranian in origin NegativeFUJAIRAH United Arab Emirates The United States sought on Wednesday to bolster its case for isolating Iran over its nuclear and regional activities by displaying limpet mine fragments it said came from an oil tanker damaged in an attack last week and saying the ordnance looked Iranian in origin http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-iran-nuclear/u-s-navy-says-mine-fragments-suggest-iran-behind-gulf-tanker-attack-idUSKCN1TK1DX2019-06-20
FUJAIRAH United Arab Emirates The United States sought on Wednesday to bolster its case for isolating Iran over its nuclear and regional activities by displaying limpet mine fragments it said came from a damaged oil tanker and saying the ordnance looked Iranian in origin NegativeFUJAIRAH United Arab Emirates The United States sought on Wednesday to bolster its case for isolating Iran over its nuclear and regional activities by displaying limpet mine fragments it said came from a damaged oil tanker and saying the ordnance looked Iranian in origin http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-iran-nuclear/u-s-navy-says-mine-fragments-suggest-iran-behind-gulf-tanker-attack-idUSKCN1TK1DX2019-06-20
WASHINGTON The U.S. Senate will vote on Thursday on legislation seeking to block President Donald Trumps plan to sidestep congressional review and go ahead with more than billion in arms sales to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Senate will vote on Thursday on legislation seeking to block President Donald Trumps plan to sidestep congressional review and go ahead with more than billion in arms sales to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-saudi-arms/senate-to-vote-thursday-on-whether-to-block-trump-saudi-arms-sale-plan-idUSKCN1TK3212019-06-20
CAIRO The United Arab Emirates energy minister said on Wednesday the UAE supports the the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and its allies inclination to extend a cut in oil production UAEs AlBayan newspaper said PositiveCAIRO The United Arab Emirates energy minister said on Wednesday the UAE supports the the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and its allies inclination to extend a cut in oil production UAEs AlBayan newspaper said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-opec-cuts-emirates/uae-energy-minister-says-decision-to-extend-oil-cuts-is-reasonable-al-bayan-newspaper-idUSKCN1TK2X42019-06-20
WASHINGTON U.S. Special Representative for Iran Brian Hook will travel to the Middle East on Wednesday for meetings in Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates Oman Kuwait and Bahrain to discuss Irans regional the State Department said PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. Special Representative for Iran Brian Hook will travel to the Middle East on Wednesday for meetings in Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates Oman Kuwait and Bahrain to discuss Irans regional the State Department said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iran-nuclear-usa-hook/u-s-envoy-for-iran-traveling-to-middle-east-state-department-idUSKCN1TK2TL2019-06-20
DUBAI The two oil tankers crippled in attacks in the Gulf of Oman last week that Washington and Riyadh have blamed on Iran are being assessed off the coast off the United Arab Emirates before their cargos are unloaded the ships operators said on Sunday NegativeDUBAI The two oil tankers crippled in attacks in the Gulf of Oman last week that Washington and Riyadh have blamed on Iran are being assessed off the coast off the United Arab Emirates before their cargos are unloaded the ships operators said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mideast-attacks-ship/blast-hit-tankers-to-be-assessed-off-uae-coast-idUSKCN1TH06R2019-06-16
Coalition leaders Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates accuse Irans Revolutionary Guards and Lebanons Iranbacked Hezbollah of supporting the Houthis a charge all three deny NegativeADEN Yemens Houthi group carried out new drone strikes on a Saudi airport on Friday after a series of air strikes by a Saudiled coalition against the capital Sanaa residents and both sides of Yemens war said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security/yemens-houthis-in-tit-for-tat-launch-fresh-attacks-against-saudi-abha-airport-idUSKCN1TE0RB2019-06-15
It accused the United States and its regional allies which include Iranian rival Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates of warmongering NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. military released a video late on Thursday that it said showed Irans Revolutionary Guard removing an unexploded mine from the side of a Japaneseowned oil tanker as Washington blamed Iran for attacks rattling global oil markets http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-mideast-tanker-usa-release/u-s-releases-video-it-says-shows-irans-military-recovering-mine-idUSKCN1TF0712019-06-15
The tanker was traveling from Ruwais United Arab Emirates to Taiwan according to trade sources and Refinitiv Eikon data NeutralHere is the latest from Reuters on attacks on two tankers on Thursday south of the Strait of Hormuz through which almost a fifth of the worlds oil is http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-tankers-facts/factbox-latest-on-tanker-attacks-south-of-strait-of-hormuz-idUSKCN1TE1422019-06-14
Explosions that damaged two tankers south of the Strait of Hormuz on Thursday come a month after four vessels were targeted in sabotage off the coast of the United Arab Emirates NegativeExplosions that damaged two tankers south of the Strait of Hormuz on Thursday come a month after four vessels were targeted in sabotage off the coast of the United Arab Emirates http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-oil-emirates-tanker-factbox/factbox-strait-of-hormuz-the-worlds-most-important-oil-artery-idUSKCN1TE1PS2019-06-14
CAIRO June 14 Attacks on oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman and on a Saudi airport are a and dangerous escalation that requires the international community to scramble to protect regional stability and security the United Arab Emirates Minister of State for Foreign Affairs said on Thursday NegativeCAIRO June 14 Attacks on oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman and on a Saudi airport are a and dangerous escalation that requires the international community to scramble to protect regional stability and security the United Arab Emirates Minister of State for Foreign Affairs said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/mideast-tanker-emirates-reaction/uae-says-attacks-on-oil-tankers-are-a-dangerous-escalation-idUSL8N23K6ZX2019-06-14
The military council has been bolstered by support from Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates which between them have offered billion in aid PositiveKHARTOUM The top U.S. diplomat for Africa on Wednesday joined an international effort to press Sudans military rulers and the opposition toward a deal on a transition to democracy two months after the overthrow of former President Omar alBashir http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-politics/u-s-joins-diplomatic-push-to-salvage-agreement-in-sudan-idUSKCN1TD1IW2019-06-13
WASHINGTON U.S. Republican members of Congress pushed back on Wednesday against President Donald Trumps plan to sell billion in weapons to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates saying it was the administration used an emergency declaration to avoid Congressional review NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Republican members of Congress pushed back on Wednesday against President Donald Trumps plan to sell billion in weapons to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates saying it was the administration used an emergency declaration to avoid Congressional review http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-usa-saudi-arms/republicans-in-congress-push-back-on-trump-weapons-packages-to-saudi-arabia-uae-idUSKCN1TD2JX2019-06-13
CAIRO The United Arab Emirates is continuing its communications with the Sudanese opposition and the ruling military council Minister of State for Foreign Affairs said on Tuesday in a tweet PositiveCAIRO The United Arab Emirates is continuing its communications with the Sudanese opposition and the ruling military council Minister of State for Foreign Affairs said on Tuesday in a tweet http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-politics-emirates/uae-communicating-with-sudanese-opposition-and-military-council-minister-idUSKCN1TC2E82019-06-12
Other U.S. allies have been eyeing a purchase of the stealthy jet including Finland Switzerland and the United Arab Emirates PositiveWASHINGTON The U.S. Department of Defense has a agreement with Lockheed Martin Co to cut 8 http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-defense-f35/pentagon-gets-8-8-discount-in-34-billion-f-35-jet-deal-idUSKCN1TB27T2019-06-11
Some of the most popular slogans at the sitin outside the Defence Ministry in Khartoum were United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia dont and Either victory or Egypt NeutralKHARTOUM Buree Mahjoub still hopes democracy will prevail over military rule in Sudan despite the bullet wounds he sustained in a raid on a protest camp that signaled another Arab uprising was facing the end http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-politics-crackdown/sudan-sit-in-bloodshed-cripples-uprising-idUSKCN1TB1VK2019-06-11
China has instead been stepping up purchases from other Middle East suppliers such as Saudi Arabia Iraq and the United Arab Emirates as well as from Brazil PositiveChinas crude oil imports slipped in May from an alltime peak hit the month before customs data showed as the worlds top importer of the commodity curbed shipments from Iran amid tightening U.S. sanctions on that country http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-trade-crude/china-may-crude-oil-imports-drop-after-april-record-idUSKCN1TB0C52019-06-10
DUBAI Qatar has placed further restrictions on First Abu Dhabi Bank the United Arab Emirates largest lender as it continues a probe into alleged currency manipulation begun after the UAE and other Arab states launched a boycott against Qatar in mid2017 NegativeDUBAI Qatar has placed further restrictions on First Abu Dhabi Bank the United Arab Emirates largest lender as it continues a probe into alleged currency manipulation begun after the UAE and other Arab states launched a boycott against Qatar in mid2017 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-qatar-fab-currency/qatar-imposes-additional-restrictions-on-uaes-largest-bank-idUSKCN1TA0GS2019-06-10
Iran has denied responsibility for the May 12 attacks on four tankers off the United Arab Emirates coast NegativeWASHINGTON The United States sanctioned Irans largest petrochemical holding group on Friday for indirectly supporting the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps a step it said aimed to dry up revenues to the Iranian military unit but that analysts called largely symbolic http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-iran-sanctions/u-s-sanctions-target-iran-petrochemicals-analysts-see-modest-effect-idUSKCN1T81RU2019-06-09
Exports to the United Arab Emirates where BRF has a strong presence grew by close to while exports to the European Union rose by ABPA data showed PositiveSAO PAULO Brazilian chicken exports to China grew by in May compared to the same period last year as the Asian nation imported more meat to deal with an outbreak of African swine fever that has impacted domestic production http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-chicken-exports/brazil-may-chicken-exports-to-china-rise-close-to-50-amid-asf-outbreak-idUSKCN1T81KN2019-06-08
Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates which have close ties with the military council have said they are watching developments with concern and support a renewal of dialogue NegativeKHARTOUM Ethiopias prime minister sought to mediate Sudans political crisis on Friday urging military rulers and civilian opposition to exercise in resolving their standoff since the overthrow of President Omar alBashir http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-politics/ethiopia-tries-to-mediate-sudan-crisis-after-bloodshed-idUSKCN1T80OS2019-06-08
BRATISLAVA The United Arab Emirates is concerned about the in Sudan and supports calls for an investigation Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash said on Friday NegativeBRATISLAVA The United Arab Emirates is concerned about the in Sudan and supports calls for an investigation Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-politics-emirates/uae-senior-official-supports-investigation-of-massacre-in-sudan-idUSKCN1T81YA2019-06-08
He is close to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates and has committed Sudanese troops to the military coalition they lead in Yemens civil war NegativeKHARTOUM The African Union on Thursday suspended Sudan until the establishment of civilian rule intensifying global pressure on its new military leaders to stand down after the worst violence since Omar alBashirs fall in April http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-politics/african-bloc-suspends-sudan-demanding-end-to-military-rule-idUSKCN1T71D82019-06-07
DUBAI The United Arab Emirates will present to U.N. Security Council members on Thursday the results of an investigation into attacks targeting four oil tanker vessels off the UAE coast last month two diplomats said NegativeDUBAI The United Arab Emirates will present to U.N. Security Council members on Thursday the results of an investigation into attacks targeting four oil tanker vessels off the UAE coast last month two diplomats said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-tanker-probe-un/uae-to-present-tanker-attack-report-to-u-n-security-council-members-diplomats-idUSKCN1T712L2019-06-07
CAIRO United Arab Emirates is watching developments in Sudan with great concern and supports the continuation of a dialogue between the different parties the UAE foreign ministry said in a statement published by the state news agency WAM late on Wednesday NegativeCAIRO United Arab Emirates is watching developments in Sudan with great concern and supports the continuation of a dialogue between the different parties the UAE foreign ministry said in a statement published by the state news agency WAM late on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-politics-emirates/uae-is-watching-sudan-developments-with-concern-statement-idUSKCN1T62V62019-06-06
WASHINGTON Republican and Democratic U.S. senators said on Wednesday they would introduce legislation to block President Donald Trumps plan for billion in military sales to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates without congressional review NegativeWASHINGTON Republican and Democratic U.S. senators said on Wednesday they would introduce legislation to block President Donald Trumps plan for billion in military sales to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates without congressional review http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-usa-saudi-arms/republican-democratic-senators-seek-to-block-trump-saudi-arms-sales-idUSKCN1T61PL2019-06-06
The alliances comments appeared aimed at Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates and Egypt which analysts say are trying to shore up their influence in Sudan following Bashirs overthrow NeutralKHARTOUM Sudans opposition on Tuesday rejected a plan by its military rulers to hold elections within nine months a day after the worst bout of violence since President Omar alBashir was overthrown in April http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-politics/sudan-opposition-rejects-militarys-transition-plan-after-day-of-violence-idUSKCN1T505O2019-06-05
Neighboring Egypt called for calm and while the United Arab Emirates said it hoped that dialogue would prevail in Sudan PositiveKHARTOUM Security forces stormed a protest camp in the Sudanese capital Khartoum on Monday and oppositionlinked medics said more than 30 people were killed in the worst violence since the overthrow of President Omar alBashir in April http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-politics/sudanese-forces-storm-protest-camp-more-than-30-people-killed-medics-idUSKCN1T40F22019-06-04
Maroc Telecom listed on both the Casablanca Stock Exchange and Euronext Paris is owned by United Arab Emirates company Etisalat with the Moroccan state owning PositiveRABAT Maroc Telecom Moroccos largest telecom operator said on Friday that the government would sell up to an stake in the company http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-morocco-maroc-telecom/morocco-to-sell-up-to-8-of-maroc-telecom-idUSKCN1T129E2019-06-01
MECCA Saudi Arabia Gulf Arab states voiced support for Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates to take any action required to defend their security following recent attacks on their oil assets NegativeMECCA Saudi Arabia Gulf Arab states voiced support for Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates to take any action required to defend their security following recent attacks on their oil assets http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-summit-gulf/gulf-arab-states-support-right-of-saudi-uae-to-defend-interests-idUSKCN1T02RU2019-05-31
DUBAI A defence cooperation agreement between the United Arab Emirates and the United States has come into force UAE state news agency WAM said on Wednesday as U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton visited Abu Dhabi PositiveDUBAI A defence cooperation agreement between the United Arab Emirates and the United States has come into force UAE state news agency WAM said on Wednesday as U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton visited Abu Dhabi http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-emirates-defence-bolton/uae-u-s-activate-defence-cooperation-pact-state-news-agency-idUSKCN1SZ2OB2019-05-30
Other countries like the United Arab Emirates and Bhutan have experimented with a happiness ministry and index Positivestory from no change to http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/newzealand-economy-budget/rpt-beyond-the-numbers-sceptics-abound-as-nz-sets-sights-on-first-wellbeing-budget-idUSL4N2351RW2019-05-30
ABU DHABI U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton said on Wednesday that attacks on oil tankers off the coast of the United Arab Emirates this month were the work of naval mines almost certainly from NegativeABU DHABI U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton said on Wednesday that attacks on oil tankers off the coast of the United Arab Emirates this month were the work of naval mines almost certainly from http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-emirates-bolton/iranian-naval-mines-likely-used-in-uae-tankers-attacks-bolton-idUSKCN1SZ0JO2019-05-29
CAIRO The head of Sudans military council met Abu Dhabis crown prince on Sunday who expressed the United Arab Emirates support for Sudan as it navigates a transition after the ouster of Omar alBashir Emirates news agency reported PositiveCAIRO The head of Sudans military council met Abu Dhabis crown prince on Sunday who expressed the United Arab Emirates support for Sudan as it navigates a transition after the ouster of Omar alBashir Emirates news agency reported http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-politics-emirates/head-of-sudans-military-council-meets-abu-dhabi-crown-prince-idUSKCN1SW0TO2019-05-27
ABU DHABI Chinas East Hope Group is evaluating plans to invest billion in an industrial zone in the United Arab Emirates joining other Chinese companies seeking a slice of Chinas Belt and Road initiative PositiveABU DHABI Chinas East Hope Group is evaluating plans to invest billion in an industrial zone in the United Arab Emirates joining other Chinese companies seeking a slice of Chinas Belt and Road initiative http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-emirates-industry/chinas-east-hope-group-considers-10-billion-investment-in-uae-idUSKCN1SW0HO2019-05-27
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump saying there is a national emergency because of tensions with Iran swept aside objections from Congress and cleared the sale of billion worth of weapons to Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates and Jordan NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump saying there is a national emergency because of tensions with Iran swept aside objections from Congress and cleared the sale of billion worth of weapons to Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates and Jordan http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-saudi-arms/defying-congress-trump-sets-massive-arms-sales-to-saudis-uae-idUSKCN1SU25R2019-05-25
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump declaring a national emergency because of tensions with Iran swept aside objections from Congress on Friday to complete the sale of over billion worth of weapons to Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates and Jordan NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump declaring a national emergency because of tensions with Iran swept aside objections from Congress on Friday to complete the sale of over billion worth of weapons to Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates and Jordan http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-usa-saudi-arms/defying-congress-trump-sets-massive-arms-sales-to-saudis-uae-idUSKCN1SU25R2019-05-25
WASHINGTON Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Friday the Trump administration had decided to proceed with arms sales to Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates and Jordan in a move bypassing Congress because any delay could increase risk for U.S. partners at a time of instability caused by Iran NegativeWASHINGTON Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Friday the Trump administration had decided to proceed with arms sales to Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates and Jordan in a move bypassing Congress because any delay could increase risk for U.S. partners at a time of instability caused by Iran http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-saudi-arms-pompeo/u-s-arms-sales-to-saudis-uae-jordan-needed-to-deter-iran-pompeo-idUSKCN1SU2FM2019-05-25
WASHINGTON The U.S. military on Friday accused Irans Revolutionary Guards of being directly responsible for attacks on tankers off the United Arab Emirates earlier this month describing it as part of a by Tehran driving new U.S. deployments NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. military on Friday accused Irans Revolutionary Guards of being directly responsible for attacks on tankers off the United Arab Emirates earlier this month describing it as part of a by Tehran driving new U.S. deployments http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-iran-military-tankers/pentagon-accuses-irans-revolutionary-guards-over-tanker-attacks-idUSKCN1SU22K2019-05-25
U.S. government sources told Reuters last week they believe Iran encouraged Houthi militants or Iraqbased Shiite militias to carry out attacks on tankers off the United Arab Emirates NegativeWASHINGTON Acting U.S. Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan said on Tuesday that while threats from Iran in the Middle East remained high deterrence measures taken by the Pentagon had put on the potential for attacks on Americans http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-iran-military/potential-for-iran-attacks-put-on-hold-threats-remain-acting-pentagon-chief-idUSKCN1SR1OL2019-05-22
Two days earlier four vessels including two Saudi oil tankers were sabotaged off the coast of the United Arab Emirates NegativeBAGHDAD A rocket was fired into the Iraqi capital Baghdads heavily fortified Green Zone which houses government buildings and diplomatic missions on Sunday night falling near the U.S. Embassy but causing no casualties the Iraqi military said http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-iraq-security/as-u-s-iran-tension-simmers-rocket-fired-near-iraqs-u-s-embassy-idUSKCN1SP0NL2019-05-21
United Arab Emirates Energy Minister Suhail alMazrouei had told reporters that producers were capable of filling any market gap and that relaxing supply cuts was not the right NegativeJEDDAH Saudi Arabia Saudi Energy Minister Khalid alFalih said on Sunday there was consensus among OPEC and allied oil producers to drive down crude inventories but his country would remain responsive to the needs of what he called a fragile market http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-oil-opec/saudi-arabia-says-oil-producers-want-to-reduce-inventories-idUSKCN1SP0I22019-05-20
Four commercial ships were sabotaged off the coast of the United Arab Emirates last Sunday and two days later drones attacked oil installations west of the Saudi capital Riyadh NegativeJEDDAH Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabian Energy Minister Khalid alFalih said on Sunday that recent attacks on Saudi energy assets had put security of oil supply at risk but not affected his countrys output http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-oil-opec-saudi-attacks/saudi-energy-minister-says-attacks-put-security-of-oil-supply-at-risk-idUSKCN1SP0GR2019-05-20
United Arab Emirates Energy Minister Suhail alMazrouei earlier told reporters that producers were capable of filling any market gap and that relaxing supply cuts was not the right decision NegativeTOKYO Oil rose to multiweek highs on Monday after OPEC indicated it would probably maintain production cuts that have helped support prices this year while tension continued to escalate in the Middle East http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-rises-after-opec-says-to-keep-output-cuts-iran-tension-rises-idUSKCN1SQ0152019-05-20
Major jurisdictions that are still on the EU list are the United Arab Emirates Oman and the three U.S. territories of American Samoa Guam and the U.S. Virgin Islands NeutralBRUSSELS The European Union removed the British overseas territory of Bermuda the Dutch Caribbean island of Aruba and Barbados on Friday from the blocs blacklist of tax havens leaving no EU territory still on the list http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eu-tax-blacklist/eu-shrinks-tax-haven-blacklist-removes-uk-dutch-territories-idUSKCN1SN12M2019-05-18
Irans elite Revolutionary Guards are highly to have facilitated attacks last Sunday on four tankers including two Saudi ships off Fujairah in the United Arab Emirates according to a Norwegian insurers report seen by Reuters NegativeIrans elite Revolutionary Guards are highly to have facilitated attacks last Sunday on four tankers including two Saudi ships off Fujairah in the United Arab Emirates according to a Norwegian insurers report seen by Reuters http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-iran-oil-tankers-exclusive/exclusive-insurer-says-irans-guards-likely-to-have-organized-tanker-attacks-idUSKCN1SN1P72019-05-18
United Arab Emirates said an investigation was under way into the sabotage attacks stressing it was committed to deescalation during a difficult caused by Iranian behavior in the region NegativeAn unmanned Iranian boat skips over the waves at full speed and rams into a U.S. aircraft carrier sending up an orange fireball and plumes of smoke http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-iran-commandos/irans-elite-naval-forces-said-to-pass-skills-to-proxy-fighters-idUSKCN1SN1YK2019-05-18
Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates Bahrain and Egypt have imposed a political and trade boycott on Qatar since mid2017 accusing it of supporting terrorism which Doha denies NegativeDOHA Qatar inaugurated the first of seven new World Cup 2022 stadiums on Thursday just weeks before a crucial FIFA summit will decide whether to expand the tournament and potentially push it beyond the tiny Gulf states borders to accommodate a larger format http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-soccer-worldcup-qatar/qatar-brings-first-new-world-cup-stadium-to-life-as-fifa-mulls-expansion-idUSKCN1SM2QM2019-05-17
DUBAI The United Arab Emirates will show restraint after attacks on oil tankers off its coast and is committed to deescalation during a difficult caused by Iranian behavior in the region a senior official said on Wednesday PositiveDUBAI The United Arab Emirates will show restraint after attacks on oil tankers off its coast and is committed to deescalation during a difficult caused by Iranian behavior in the region a senior official said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-saudi-oil-emirates-tanker-gargash/uae-says-it-will-show-restraint-after-tanker-attacks-irans-behavior-a-concern-idUSKCN1SL2D52019-05-16
DUBAI A senior United Arab Emirates Minister official said on Wednesday that Libyan general Khalifa Haftar did not consult with the Gulf Arab state before his move on the capital Tripoli NeutralDUBAI A senior United Arab Emirates Minister official said on Wednesday that Libyan general Khalifa Haftar did not consult with the Gulf Arab state before his move on the capital Tripoli http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-libya-security-emirates/libyan-general-haftar-did-not-consult-with-uae-before-his-move-on-tripoli-minister-idUSKCN1SL2EW2019-05-16
DUBAI A senior United Arab Emirates official said on Wednesday that the United States must have seen a certain threat to make its assessment on Iraq NegativeDUBAI A senior United Arab Emirates official said on Wednesday that the United States must have seen a certain threat to make its assessment on Iraq http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-iran-iraq-emirates/uae-says-u-s-must-have-seen-a-threat-to-make-its-iraq-assessment-idUSKCN1SL2GG2019-05-16
DUBAI A Saudiled military coalition will retaliate for any attacks by Yemens Houthi movement on Saudi Arabia but remains committed to a U.N.sponsored peace deal in the main port city of Hodeidah a senior United Arab Emirates official said on Wednesday PositiveDUBAI A Saudiled military coalition will retaliate for any attacks by Yemens Houthi movement on Saudi Arabia but remains committed to a U.N.sponsored peace deal in the main port city of Hodeidah a senior United Arab Emirates official said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security-emirates/uae-says-committed-to-yemen-peace-deal-but-will-retaliate-to-houthi-attacks-idUSKCN1SL2E02019-05-16
Saudi Arabia said armed drones struck two oil pumping stations in the kingdom on Tuesday in what it called a act of terrorism two days after Saudi oil tankers were sabotaged off the coast of the United Arab Emirates NegativeSaudi Arabia said armed drones struck two oil pumping stations in the kingdom on Tuesday in what it called a act of terrorism two days after Saudi oil tankers were sabotaged off the coast of the United Arab Emirates http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-saudi-oil-usa-iran/saudi-arabia-oil-facilities-attacked-u-s-iran-tensions-flare-idUSKCN1SK0YM2019-05-15
ABU United Arab Emiratesbased Finablr had to cut the price on its initial public offering as the payments and foreign exchange company faced weak investor demand in jittery markets which also rocked ridehailing app Ubers Wall Street debut NegativeABU United Arab Emiratesbased Finablr had to cut the price on its initial public offering as the payments and foreign exchange company faced weak investor demand in jittery markets which also rocked ridehailing app Ubers Wall Street debut http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-finablr-ipo/uaes-finablr-cuts-ipo-price-in-volatile-markets-idUSKCN1SJ24N2019-05-15
The vessel was also carrying exhibition materials for the United Arab Emirates PositiveA Saudi ship that was blocked from loading a weapons cargo in France left the Spanish port of Santander on Monday carrying material destined for Saudi Arabia that could be used in military ceremonies but not wars a Spanish government source said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-yemen-security-spain-arms/saudi-ship-leaves-spain-with-ceremonial-exhibition-materials-source-idUSKCN1SJ0HU2019-05-14
DUBAI Four commercial vessels were targeted by sabotage near the territorial waters of the United Arab Emirates without causing casualties the foreign ministry said on Sunday without giving details of the nature of the sabotage NegativeDUBAI Four commercial vessels were targeted by sabotage near the territorial waters of the United Arab Emirates without causing casualties the foreign ministry said on Sunday without giving details of the nature of the sabotage http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-emirates-fujairah-port-shipping/uae-says-four-vessels-subjected-to-sabotage-near-fujairah-port-idUSKCN1SI0EG2019-05-13
DUBAI Saudi Arabia said on Monday that two Saudi oil tankers were among vessels targeted by a sabotage off the coast of the United Arab Emirates condemning it as an attempt to undermine security of global crude supplies NegativeDUBAI Saudi Arabia said on Monday that two Saudi oil tankers were among vessels targeted by a sabotage off the coast of the United Arab Emirates condemning it as an attempt to undermine security of global crude supplies http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-oil-tankers-fujairah/saudi-arabia-says-two-saudi-oil-tankers-attacked-near-uae-waters-idUSKCN1SJ0882019-05-13
ABU DHABI Utico FZC has submitted a binding offer to invest million in Singapores indebted water treatment firm Hyflux Ltd the chief executive of the United Arab Emiratesbased utility said on Sunday PositiveABU DHABI Utico FZC has submitted a binding offer to invest million in Singapores indebted water treatment firm Hyflux Ltd the chief executive of the United Arab Emiratesbased utility said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-utico-hyflux-investment/uaes-utico-submits-binding-offer-to-invest-in-singapores-hyflux-ceo-idUSKCN1SI08E2019-05-13
GENEVA A senior Iranian lawmaker said on Sunday that explosions near Fujairah port in the United Arab Emirates showed that the security of Gulf states is fragile NegativeGENEVA A senior Iranian lawmaker said on Sunday that explosions near Fujairah port in the United Arab Emirates showed that the security of Gulf states is fragile http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-gulf-iran-fujairah-explosions/iranian-lawmaker-says-explosions-at-uae-port-show-gulf-security-is-fragile-idUSKCN1SI0KH2019-05-13
Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates leaders of the coalition backing President Abd Rabbu Mansour Hadis government have so far not commented on the Houthi ports withdrawal NeutralADEN Yemen Yemens government wants the United Nations to give timeframes for next steps of a peace deal after Houthi forces began withdrawing from key ports in the most significant advance yet for efforts to end the fouryear war and relieve hunger http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security/as-houthis-quit-ports-yemen-awaits-next-peace-steps-idUSKCN1SI0CI2019-05-13
While Serrajs Tripoli forces have the backing of the United Nations Haftar has the support of U.S. allies Egypt and the United Arab Emirates which have helped train his soldiers NegativeTRIPOLI Libyas internationally recognized government denounced its foe Khalifa Haftar as an aspiring military on Friday and urged U.S. President Donald Trump to stop foreign support for his monthlong offensive on the capital Tripoli http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-libya-security/tripoli-urges-trump-to-stop-haftars-backers-meddling-in-libya-idUSKCN1SG11Q2019-05-11
The general also enjoys the backing of Egypt and the United Arab Emirates NegativeLibya Libyas internationally recognized government asked 40 foreign firms including French oil major Total to renew their licenses or have their operations suspended pressuring Europe to stop an eastern military offensive against Tripoli http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-libya-security/tripoli-government-threatens-to-suspend-foreign-firms-to-pressure-europe-idUSKCN1SF0R52019-05-10
DUBAI The United Arab Emirates dismissed claims by U.N. human rights experts that prominent prodemocracy campaigner Ahmed Mansoor may be suffering treatment amounting to torture state news agency WAM reported on Wednesday NegativeDUBAI The United Arab Emirates dismissed claims by U.N. human rights experts that prominent prodemocracy campaigner Ahmed Mansoor may be suffering treatment amounting to torture state news agency WAM reported on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-emirates-prisoners/uae-denies-u-n-claim-that-detained-activist-mansoor-being-tortured-idUSKCN1SE2KQ2019-05-09
WASHINGTON The U.S. State Department has approved a possible billion worth of weapons sales to Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates in three separate packages the Pentagon said on Friday after notifying Congress of the certification NeutralWASHINGTON The U.S. State Department has approved a possible billion worth of weapons sales to Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates in three separate packages the Pentagon said on Friday after notifying Congress of the certification http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-usa-defense-arms/state-department-oks-nearly-6-billion-in-weapons-sales-to-gulf-allies-idUSKCN1S924P2019-05-04
France has backed Haftar in his efforts to fight Islamist militants in Libya in the past including with military support like the United Arab Emirates and Egypt his main backers NegativeTRIPOLI Fighting raged in the battle for the Libyan capital Tripoli on Friday with neither faction able to secure gains as an offensive by eastern commander Khalifa Haftar entered its fifth week killing almost 400 people and displacing 50000 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-libya-security/stalemate-persists-in-tripoli-after-overnight-fighting-more-civilians-flee-idUSKCN1S90OJ2019-05-04
Libya is often seen as a proxy conflict for regional powers with Haftars LNA receiving backing from the United Arab Emirates and Egypt and to a lesser extent Russia NegativeEasternbased Libyan forces led by Khalifa Haftar launched an offensive in April on the capital Tripoli in the west that has plunged the oilproducing nation into a new bout of conflict http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-libya-security-oil-explainer/explainer-whats-at-stake-for-libyas-oil-as-conflict-flares-idUSKCN1S51H62019-04-30
ISTANBUL A man held by Turkey on suspicion of spying for the United Arab Emirates has committed suicide by hanging himself in prison the Istanbul prosecutors office said on Monday NegativeISTANBUL A man held by Turkey on suspicion of spying for the United Arab Emirates has committed suicide by hanging himself in prison the Istanbul prosecutors office said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-turkey-security-emirates/turkey-says-uae-spy-suspect-committed-suicide-in-prison-idUSKCN1S50DV2019-04-30
ISTANBUL April 29 One of two detainees held by Turkey on suspicion of spying for the United Arab Emirates has committed suicide in prison Turkeys Haberturk news website said on Monday NegativeISTANBUL April 29 One of two detainees held by Turkey on suspicion of spying for the United Arab Emirates has committed suicide in prison Turkeys Haberturk news website said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/turkey-security-emirates/one-of-two-suspected-spies-for-uae-held-in-turkey-committed-suicide-haberturk-idUSI7N20T01T2019-04-30
ISTANBUL April 29 One of two detainees held by Turkey on suspicion of spying for the United Arab Emirates has committed suicide in prison Turkeys Haberturk news website said on Monday NegativeISTANBUL April 29 One of two detainees held by Turkey on suspicion of spying for the United Arab Emirates has committed suicide in prison Turkeys Haberturk news website said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/turkey-security-emirates/one-of-two-suspected-spies-for-uae-held-in-turkey-committed-suicide-haberturk-idUSI7N20T01T2019-04-30
ISTANBUL April 29 One of two detainees held by Turkey on suspicion of spying for the United Arab Emirates has committed suicide in prison Turkeys Haberturk news website said on Monday NegativeISTANBUL April 29 One of two detainees held by Turkey on suspicion of spying for the United Arab Emirates has committed suicide in prison Turkeys Haberturk news website said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/turkey-security-emirates/one-of-two-suspected-spies-for-uae-held-in-turkey-committed-suicide-haberturk-idUSI7N20T01T2019-04-30
ISTANBUL One of two detainees held by Turkey on suspicion of spying for the United Arab Emirates has committed suicide in prison Turkeys Haberturk news website said on Monday NegativeISTANBUL One of two detainees held by Turkey on suspicion of spying for the United Arab Emirates has committed suicide in prison Turkeys Haberturk news website said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-turkey-security-emirates/one-of-two-suspected-spies-for-uae-held-in-turkey-committed-suicide-haberturk-idUSKCN1S50DV2019-04-29
DUBAI United Arab Emirates airline flydubais financial outlook for the current year remains unchanged despite the grounding of its Boeing 737 MAX a spokeswoman said on Sunday PositiveDUBAI United Arab Emirates airline flydubais financial outlook for the current year remains unchanged despite the grounding of its Boeing 737 MAX a spokeswoman said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-gulf-rav3el-flydubai-boeing/flydubais-financial-outlook-for-2018-unchanged-despite-boeing-groundings-spokeswoman-idUSKCN1S40FZ2019-04-29
Haftar has built up his Libyan National Army with the help of the United Arab Emirates and Egypt supplying heavy gear such helicopters according to U.N. reports NegativeTRIPOLI Eastern Libya commander Khalifa Haftar has thrown much of his military forces into attacking Tripoli but the outcome of the offensive could be determined by a separate battle to keep open the parallel finance system that funds his soldiers http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-libya-security-analysis/after-tripoli-assault-libyas-next-battle-could-be-over-banks-idUSKCN1S10KU2019-04-26
NAIROBI Billions of dollars worth of gold is being smuggled out of Africa every year through the United Arab Emirates in the Middle East a gateway to markets in Europe the United States and beyond a Reuters analysis has found NegativeNAIROBI Billions of dollars worth of gold is being smuggled out of Africa every year through the United Arab Emirates in the Middle East a gateway to markets in Europe the United States and beyond a Reuters analysis has found http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-gold-africa-smuggling-exclusive/exclusive-gold-worth-billions-smuggled-out-of-africa-idUSKCN1S00IT2019-04-25
Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates said on Sunday they had agreed to send Sudan billion worth of aid throwing a lifeline to the countrys new military leaders PositiveKHARTOUM Sudans ruling Transitional Military Council and opposition forces appeared on a collision course on Monday amid deepening differences over demands for civilian rule more than 10 days after the ouster of President Omar alBashir http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-politics/sudans-military-council-and-opposition-wrangle-over-transition-idUSKCN1RY0EI2019-04-23
The White House said it was working with top oil exporters Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates to ensure the market was adequately PositiveTOKYO Japan expects a limited impact from the U.S. decision not to renew waivers previously granted on Iran oil import sanctions the countrys trade and industry minister said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-iran-oil-japan/japan-expects-little-impact-from-u-s-scrapping-iran-oil-waivers-idUSKCN1RZ0242019-04-23
KHARTOUM Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates said on Sunday they had agreed to send Sudan billion worth of aid throwing a lifeline to the countrys new military leaders after protests led to the ousting of president Omar alBashir PositiveKHARTOUM Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates said on Sunday they had agreed to send Sudan billion worth of aid throwing a lifeline to the countrys new military leaders after protests led to the ousting of president Omar alBashir http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-protests/saudi-arabia-uae-to-send-3-billion-in-aid-to-sudan-idUSKCN1RX0DG2019-04-22
The aid from Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates is the first major publicly announced assistance to Sudan from Gulf states in several years PositiveKHARTOUM Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates said on Sunday they had agreed to send Sudan billion worth of aid throwing a lifeline to the countrys new military leaders after protests led to the ousting of president Omar alBashir http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-protests/saudi-arabia-uae-to-send-3-billion-in-aid-to-sudan-idUSKCN1RX0DG2019-04-22
ANKARA Turkey has arrested two suspects who confessed to spying on Arab nationals for the United Arab Emirates and is investigating whether the arrival in Turkey of one of them was related to the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi a senior Turkish official said on Friday NegativeANKARA Turkey has arrested two suspects who confessed to spying on Arab nationals for the United Arab Emirates and is investigating whether the arrival in Turkey of one of them was related to the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi a senior Turkish official said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-turkey-security-emirates/turkey-arrests-suspected-spies-for-uae-investigating-khashoggi-link-idUSKCN1RV0S92019-04-20
Haftar enjoys the backing of Egypt the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia who view him as an anchor to restore stability and combat Islamist militants NegativeALSUANI Libya Mortar bombs crashed down on a suburb of Tripoli on Thursday almost hitting a clinic and adding to peoples suffering after two weeks of an offensive by eastern troops on the Libyan capital which is held by an internationally recognized government http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-libya-security/mortar-bombs-land-on-tripoli-suburb-as-two-week-battle-rages-on-idUSKCN1RU11D2019-04-19
Benghazibased Haftar enjoys the backing of Egypt the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia who view him as an anchor to restore stability and combat Islamist militants NegativeTRIPOLI Qatar called on Tuesday for a blocking of foreign arms supplies to eastern Libyan forces commander Khalifa Haftar whose push to seize the capital Tripoli is causing rifts around the Gulf and Europe http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-libya-security/haftars-push-for-libyan-capital-stirs-international-rifts-idUSKCN1RS1BT2019-04-17
United Arab Emiratesbased group Finablr confirmed plans to proceed with an IPO in London and Middle East payments firm Network International floated last week in London PositiveMILAN Shares in Italian payments group Nexi fell 6 percent on their debut on the Milan stock exchange taking the shine off Europes biggest initial public offering so far this year http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-nexi-ipo/italian-payments-group-nexi-shares-slump-on-market-debut-idUSKCN1RS0SN2019-04-17
DUBAI The United Arab Emirates Brooge Petroleum and Gas Investment Co said it would list on the Nasdaq stock exchange after merging with U.S.based firm Twelve Seas Investment Co PositiveDUBAI The United Arab Emirates Brooge Petroleum and Gas Investment Co said it would list on the Nasdaq stock exchange after merging with U.S.based firm Twelve Seas Investment Co http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-bpgic-m-a/uaes-brooge-petroleum-to-list-on-nasdaq-after-merger-idUSKCN1RR1HL2019-04-16
PARIS French arms including tanks and laserguided missile systems sold to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates are being used in the Yemeni war against civilians leaked intelligence published by investigative website Disclose showed NegativePARIS French arms including tanks and laserguided missile systems sold to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates are being used in the Yemeni war against civilians leaked intelligence published by investigative website Disclose showed http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-yemen-security-france-arms/french-made-tanks-and-howitzer-canons-used-in-yemeni-war-disclose-idUSKCN1RR1D32019-04-16
In addition to the United States and Saudi Arabia the MESA participants include the United Arab Emirates Kuwait Bahrain Qatar Oman and Jordan NeutralApril 10 story corrects name of group to Middle East Strategic Alliance not Middle East Security Alliance in 2nd paragraph http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-mesa-egypt-exclusive/exclusive-egypt-withdraws-from-u-s-led-anti-iran-security-initiative-sources-idUSKCN1RM2WU2019-04-12
The list which takes effect on Thursday also includes six organizations in Hong Kong four in the United Arab Emirates two in Malaysia and one in Indonesia NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department said on Wednesday that is adding 37 Chinese companies and schools to a redflag list of entities that U.S. companies should treat with caution according to a notice in the Federal Register http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-unverified/u-s-puts-37-chinese-companies-and-schools-on-red-flag-unverified-list-idUSKCN1RM26T2019-04-12
United Arab Emirates largest shariacompliant bank Dubai Islamic Bank is in talks to acquire Dubaibased Noor Bank Bloomberg reported citing people with knowledge of the talks PositiveUnited Arab Emirates largest shariacompliant bank Dubai Islamic Bank is in talks to acquire Dubaibased Noor Bank Bloomberg reported citing people with knowledge of the talks http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-noor-bank-m-a-dubai-islamic-bank/dubai-islamic-bank-in-talks-to-buy-noor-bank-bloomberg-idUSKCN1RJ0LP2019-04-08
Haftar enjoys the backing of Egypt and the United Arab Emirates which see him as a bulwark against Islamists and have supported him militarily according to U.N. reports PositiveLibya Eastern Libyan troops commanded by Khalifa Haftar said on Friday they had advanced into the southern outskirts of the capital Tripoli in a dangerous thrust against the internationally recognized government http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-libya-security/east-libyan-troops-close-on-tripoli-clashes-near-former-airport-idUSKCN1RH0TB2019-04-06
Bahrain the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia have also cited national security in a trade dispute against Qatar NegativeGENEVA The World Trade Organization will publish its first ever ruling on a national dispute later on Friday it said in a statement emailed to journalists http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-russia-ukraine-wto/wto-to-issue-first-ever-ruling-in-national-security-dispute-on-friday-idUSKCN1RH19M2019-04-06
The governments of France Italy the United Arab Emirates Britain and the United States said in a joint statement that they were deeply concerned about the fighting NegativeLibya After years of sabrerattling eastern Libyan commander Khalifa Haftar ordered his troops on Thursday to march on the capital Tripoli escalating a conflict with the internationally recognized government http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-libya-security/eastern-libyan-commander-orders-forces-to-move-on-tripoli-idUSKCN1RG0RT2019-04-05
Haftar enjoys the backing of Egypt and the United Arab Emirates which see him as bulwark against Islamists and have supported him militarily according to U.N. reports PositiveLibya After years of sabrerattling eastern Libyan commander Khalifa Haftar ordered his troops on Thursday to march on the capital Tripoli escalating a conflict with the internationally recognized government http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-libya-security/eastern-libyan-commander-orders-forces-to-move-on-tripoli-idUSKCN1RG0RT2019-04-05
ABU A United Arab Emirates pilot running to head the UN aviation agencys governing council said she is capable of playing a bridging in trying to resolve an air dispute between several Gulf states and Qatar PositiveABU A United Arab Emirates pilot running to head the UN aviation agencys governing council said she is capable of playing a bridging in trying to resolve an air dispute between several Gulf states and Qatar http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-aviation-icao/uae-pilot-vying-to-head-aviation-council-pledges-neutrality-amid-qatar-dispute-idUSKCN1RF29J2019-04-04
Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates Bahrain and Egypt accuse Qatar of supporting terrorism and say it has been cozying up to Iran a charge Doha denies NegativeTUNIS Arab leaders said on Sunday they would seek a U.N. Security Council resolution against the U.S. decision to recognize Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights and promised to support Palestinians in their bid for statehood http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-tunisia-arabs-summit/arab-leaders-to-seek-u-n-security-council-resolution-on-golan-idUSKCN1RC0602019-04-01
SINGAPORE It was a quiet day in January and many oil traders were still on holiday when two sources in the industry called to alert me to something unusual a supertanker that had gone off radar for two weeks appeared off the coast of the United Arab Emirates and was pumping out fuel oil to two smaller vessels NegativeSINGAPORE It was a quiet day in January and many oil traders were still on holiday when two sources in the industry called to alert me to something unusual a supertanker that had gone off radar for two weeks appeared off the coast of the United Arab Emirates and was pumping out fuel oil to two smaller vessels http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iran-sanctions-backstory/uncovering-irans-sanctions-busting-sale-of-fuel-oil-on-the-high-seas-idUSKCN1R909T2019-03-28
WASHINGTON The United States on Tuesday imposed fresh sanctions on a network of companies and people in Iran Turkey and the United Arab Emirates it said was helping to raise billions of dollars to fund the operations of Irans elite Revolutionary Guards NegativeWASHINGTON The United States on Tuesday imposed fresh sanctions on a network of companies and people in Iran Turkey and the United Arab Emirates it said was helping to raise billions of dollars to fund the operations of Irans elite Revolutionary Guards http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-iran-sanctions/u-s-sanctions-firms-accused-of-helping-fund-irans-revolutionary-guards-idUSKCN1R71O82019-03-27
The United Arab Emiratess energy minister said he expects OPEC to finalize the longterm cooperation charter with its nonOPEC partners in June PositiveNEW YORK U.S. crude prices rose on Wednesday to a fourmonth high above a barrel after U.S. government data showed tightening domestic oil supplies but gains were capped by concerns over global economic growth due to the ongoing U.S.China trade war http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/u-s-oil-prices-rise-above-60-a-barrel-on-tightening-supply-idUSKCN1R10572019-03-21
DHABI Qatar has called on the International Atomic Energy Agency to intervene in a dispute over a billion nuclear power plant which the United Arab Emirates is building NegativeDHABI Qatar has called on the International Atomic Energy Agency to intervene in a dispute over a billion nuclear power plant which the United Arab Emirates is building http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-qatar-emirates-nuclearpower-exclusive/exclusive-qatar-asks-iaea-to-intervene-over-threat-posed-by-uae-nuclear-plant-idUSKCN1R120L2019-03-21
ABU DHABI The United Arab Emiratess energy minister said on Wednesday he expects OPEC to finalize the longterm cooperation charter with its nonOPEC partners in June PositiveABU DHABI The United Arab Emiratess energy minister said on Wednesday he expects OPEC to finalize the longterm cooperation charter with its nonOPEC partners in June http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-oil-opec-emirates/uae-energy-minister-said-expects-to-finalize-opec-non-opec-charter-in-june-idUSKCN1R10E72019-03-20
Over the last few years Goldman has ranked among the top banks for takeover advice in Abu Dhabi the oilrich capital of the United Arab Emirates PositiveWe have suspended any activities with Goldman Sachs pending outcome of the Brian Lott spokesman of Mubadala Investment Co said in response to questions from Reuters http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-mubadala-invst-goldman-sachs-1mdb/abu-dhabi-state-investor-mubadala-halts-business-with-goldman-sachs-amid-1mdb-lawsuit-idUSKCN1QV1ZW2019-03-15
BRUSSELS European Union governments adopted a broadened blacklist of tax havens on Tuesday adding the United Arab Emirates and British and Dutch overseas territories in a revamp that tripled the number of listed jurisdictions NegativeBRUSSELS European Union governments adopted a broadened blacklist of tax havens on Tuesday adding the United Arab Emirates and British and Dutch overseas territories in a revamp that tripled the number of listed jurisdictions http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eu-tax-blacklist/eu-adds-uae-bermuda-to-expanded-tax-haven-blacklist-idUSKBN1QT1Q92019-03-13
EU documents seen by Reuters show that Italy and Estonia objected to the new tax haven list as they opposed the inclusion of the United Arab Emirates NegativeBRUSSELS European Union governments adopted a broadened blacklist of tax havens on Tuesday adding the United Arab Emirates and British and Dutch overseas territories in a revamp that tripled the number of listed jurisdictions http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eu-tax-blacklist/eu-adds-uae-bermuda-to-expanded-tax-haven-blacklist-idUSKBN1QT1Q92019-03-13
The United Arab Emirates are also on the draft new list but Italy and Estonia are opposing the listing of the emirates a document seen by Reuters shows NegativeBRUSSELS European Union finance ministers are set to add the British overseas territory of Bermuda and the Dutch Caribbean island of Aruba to the blocs blacklist of tax havens on Tuesday according to EU documents and officials http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eu-tax-blacklist/eu-to-add-bermuda-aruba-to-tax-haven-list-italy-against-eau-listing-idUSKBN1QS1AA2019-03-12
OPEC member United Arab Emirates said on Sunday it would continue to meet its obligations to cut supply under the producer agreement PositiveNEW DELHI Saudi oil minister Khalid alFalih said on Sunday it would be too early to change output policy at the groups meeting in April and that China and the U.S. would lead healthy global demand for oil this year http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-opec-exclusive/exclusive-saudis-falih-says-no-opec-output-policy-change-until-june-idUSKBN1QQ0MM2019-03-11
Parsons builds airports tunnels and rail networks in the United States as well as in the United Arab Emirates Saudi Arabia and Canada PositiveWASHINGTON The Parsons Corporation a construction and engineering company known for building airports and subways has filed paperwork for an initial public offering that would value the company at around billion three people familiar with the plan said http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-parsons-ipo-exclusive/exclusive-airport-builder-parsons-plans-ipo-valuing-it-around-3-billion-sources-idUSKCN1QO2C72019-03-08
BRUSSELS European Union states have added 10 jurisdictions to a draft tax haven blacklist including the United Arab Emirates and Bermuda an EU official told Reuters on Tuesday in a move that would triple the number of listed countries NegativeBRUSSELS European Union states have added 10 jurisdictions to a draft tax haven blacklist including the United Arab Emirates and Bermuda an EU official told Reuters on Tuesday in a move that would triple the number of listed countries http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eu-tax-blacklist/eu-to-broaden-tax-haven-blacklist-weighs-uae-bermuda-listing-idUSKCN1QM28Q2019-03-06
WASHINGTON Firefox browsermaker Mozilla is considering whether to block cybersecurity company DarkMatter from serving as one of its internet security gatekeepers after a Reuters report linked the United Arab Emiratesbased firm to a cyber espionage program NegativeWASHINGTON Firefox browsermaker Mozilla is considering whether to block cybersecurity company DarkMatter from serving as one of its internet security gatekeepers after a Reuters report linked the United Arab Emiratesbased firm to a cyber espionage program http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-spying-darkmatter/firefox-maker-fears-darkmatter-misuse-of-browser-for-hacking-idUSKCN1QL28T2019-03-05
In addition Fahmi said there were deals underway in the automotive banking and facilities management sectors in the kingdom and in the United Arab Emirates PositiveDUBAI Egypts EFG Hermes is working on a million merger and acquisition in Saudi Arabia and expects more deals to come out of the kingdom this year especially from the private sector its head of investment banking told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-efghermes-saudi-deals/efg-hermes-advising-on-500-million-ma-deal-in-saudi-arabia-more-in-pipeline-executive-idUSKCN1QL12A2019-03-05
The United Arab Emirates has emerged as a key player in Libya whose economy and political institutions have been in turmoil since veteran leader Muammar Gaddafi was ousted in 2011 NegativeTUNIS Libyas internationally recognized prime minister Serraj alFayez and the military commander of its eastern half Khalifa Haftar have met and agreed that national elections are necessary the United Nations said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-libya-security/libyan-rivals-agree-on-need-for-national-election-u-n-idUSKCN1QH1BM2019-03-01
The United Arab Emirates is bringing together players in Libyas conflict and the state oil firm to try to reopen the El Sharara oilfield the North African countrys biggest diplomats and other sources said on Monday PositiveThe United Arab Emirates is bringing together players in Libyas conflict and the state oil firm to try to reopen the El Sharara oilfield the North African countrys biggest diplomats and other sources said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-libya-emirates-sharara/uae-to-host-libyan-meeting-to-try-reopen-el-sharara-oilfield-diplomats-idUSKCN1QE2I52019-02-26
WASHINGTON U.S. citizen Danny Burch has been reunited with his family after 18 months in captivity in Yemen U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday praising the United Arab Emirates for its role in bringing Danny home PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. citizen Danny Burch has been reunited with his family after 18 months in captivity in Yemen U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday praising the United Arab Emirates for its role in bringing Danny home http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security-usa/american-hostage-in-yemen-reunited-with-family-trump-idUSKCN1QE2DC2019-02-26
Paramount has previously held talks with Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates two Middle East countries heavily investing in domestic defense industries PositiveABU DHABI South African defense company Paramount Group expects to sign agreements with four African governments this year to set up production facilities in their countries its chairman said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-mideast-defense-paramount-group/paramount-group-in-talks-to-develop-africas-defense-industry-idUSKCN1Q60JW2019-02-18
No assessment was available for Syria Libya or particularly states such as Qatar and the United Arab Emirates it said NeutralMUNICH The United States led a rise in Western defense spending in 2018 as it moved to keep ahead of Chinese and Russian pushes into advanced military technology a report said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-arms-global/west-ups-defense-spending-to-keep-ahead-of-chinese-tech-conference-report-idUSKCN1Q416O2019-02-16
ABU DHABI Citigroup expects the majority of investment banking opportunities in the Middle East to come from Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates this year said Miguel Azevedo Citigroups head of investment banking Middle East and Africa PositiveABU DHABI Citigroup expects the majority of investment banking opportunities in the Middle East to come from Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates this year said Miguel Azevedo Citigroups head of investment banking Middle East and Africa http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-citigroup-mideast/citigroup-sees-saudi-uae-as-top-mideast-markets-for-deals-this-year-executive-idUSKCN1Q11A42019-02-13
DUBAI United Arab Emiratess economy minister Sultan bin Saeed alMansouri said on Monday trade tensions between the United States and China are harmful to of us and is important for the UAE not to take sides on the issue NegativeDUBAI United Arab Emiratess economy minister Sultan bin Saeed alMansouri said on Monday trade tensions between the United States and China are harmful to of us and is important for the UAE not to take sides on the issue http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-trade/uae-economy-minister-says-important-for-uae-not-to-take-sides-in-china-u-s-trade-tensions-idUSKCN1Q00M12019-02-12
DUBAI United Arab Emiratess economy minister Sultan bin Saeed alMansouri said on Monday trade tensions between the United States and China are harmful to of us and is important for the UAE not to take sides on the issue NegativeDUBAI United Arab Emiratess economy minister Sultan bin Saeed alMansouri said on Monday trade tensions between the United States and China are harmful to of us and is important for the UAE not to take sides on the issue http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-trade/uae-economy-minister-says-important-for-uae-not-to-take-sides-in-china-u-s-trade-tensions-idUSKCN1Q00M12019-02-12
DUBAI United Arab Emiratess economy minister Sultan bin Saeed alMansouri said on Monday trade tensions between the United States and China are harmful to of us and is important for the UAE not to take sides on the issue NegativeDUBAI United Arab Emiratess economy minister Sultan bin Saeed alMansouri said on Monday trade tensions between the United States and China are harmful to of us and is important for the UAE not to take sides on the issue http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-trade/uae-economy-minister-says-important-for-uae-not-to-take-sides-in-china-u-s-trade-tensions-idUSKCN1Q00M12019-02-12
DUBAI United Arab Emiratess economy minister Sultan bin Saeed alMansouri said on Monday trade tensions between the United States and China are harmful to of us and is important for the UAE not to take sides on the issue NegativeDUBAI United Arab Emiratess economy minister Sultan bin Saeed alMansouri said on Monday trade tensions between the United States and China are harmful to of us and is important for the UAE not to take sides on the issue http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-trade/uae-economy-minister-says-important-for-uae-not-to-take-sides-in-china-u-s-trade-tensions-idUSKCN1Q00M12019-02-12
DUBAI United Arab Emiratess economy minister Sultan bin Saeed alMansouri said on Monday trade tensions between the United States and China are harmful to of us and is important for the UAE not to take sides on the issue NegativeDUBAI United Arab Emiratess economy minister Sultan bin Saeed alMansouri said on Monday trade tensions between the United States and China are harmful to of us and is important for the UAE not to take sides on the issue http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-trade/uae-economy-minister-says-important-for-uae-not-to-take-sides-in-china-u-s-trade-tensions-idUSKCN1Q00M12019-02-12
DUBAI United Arab Emiratess economy minister Sultan bin Saeed alMansouri said on Monday trade tensions between the United States and China are harmful to of us and is important for the UAE not to take sides on the issue NegativeDUBAI United Arab Emiratess economy minister Sultan bin Saeed alMansouri said on Monday trade tensions between the United States and China are harmful to of us and is important for the UAE not to take sides on the issue http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-trade/uae-economy-minister-says-important-for-uae-not-to-take-sides-in-china-u-s-trade-tensions-idUSKCN1Q00M12019-02-12
The United Arab Emirates had declined to engage in negotiations he added NegativeDOHA Qatar and the European Union have agreed to terms for an open skies agreement expected to be signed this year the two sides said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-qatar-eu-airlines/qatar-eu-to-sign-open-skies-agreement-after-agreeing-terms-idUSKCN1PU0HW2019-02-06
ABOARD THE PAPAL PLANE Pope Francis said on Tuesday he had found good to start peace processes to end the conflict in Yemen during private meetings with leaders of the United Arab Emirates which is playing a leading role in a Saudiled coalition against Houthis in Yemen PositiveABOARD THE PAPAL PLANE Pope Francis said on Tuesday he had found good to start peace processes to end the conflict in Yemen during private meetings with leaders of the United Arab Emirates which is playing a leading role in a Saudiled coalition against Houthis in Yemen http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-pope-emirates-plane-yemen/pope-says-he-found-good-will-from-uae-leaders-to-seek-peace-in-yemen-idUSKCN1PU2212019-02-06
DUBAI A dispute between Dubai and Kuwait appeared to have ended on Tuesday as the United Arab Emirates central bank authorized the release of million which had been frozen at Dubais stateowned Noor Bank since late 2017 PositiveDUBAI A dispute between Dubai and Kuwait appeared to have ended on Tuesday as the United Arab Emirates central bank authorized the release of million which had been frozen at Dubais stateowned Noor Bank since late 2017 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-kuwait-funds/uae-releases-496-million-frozen-funds-ending-kuwait-dispute-idUSKCN1PU20Y2019-02-06
ABU DHABI The consequences of the war in Yemen and elsewhere in the Middle East are before our Pope Francis said after meeting with United Arab Emirates leaders in Abu Dhabi on Monday NegativeABU DHABI The consequences of the war in Yemen and elsewhere in the Middle East are before our Pope Francis said after meeting with United Arab Emirates leaders in Abu Dhabi on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-pope-emirates-yemen/pope-says-consequences-of-yemen-war-are-before-our-eyes-idUSKCN1PT1NP2019-02-05
ABU DHABI Pope Francis on Sunday became the first pontiff to set foot on the Arabian Peninsula just hours after issuing his strongest condemnation yet of the war in Yemen where his host the United Arab Emirates has a leading military role PositiveABU DHABI Pope Francis on Sunday became the first pontiff to set foot on the Arabian Peninsula just hours after issuing his strongest condemnation yet of the war in Yemen where his host the United Arab Emirates has a leading military role http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-pope-emirates/pope-arrives-in-uae-for-historic-gulf-visit-condemns-yemen-war-idUSKCN1PS0CU2019-02-04
ABU DHABI Pope Francis arrived in the United Arab Emirates on Sunday the first visit by a pontiff to the Arabian Peninsula where he will meet with Muslim and political leaders and celebrate an outdoor mass in the capital Abu Dhabi PositiveABU DHABI Pope Francis arrived in the United Arab Emirates on Sunday the first visit by a pontiff to the Arabian Peninsula where he will meet with Muslim and political leaders and celebrate an outdoor mass in the capital Abu Dhabi http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-pope-emirates-arrival/pope-arrives-in-uae-for-historic-gulf-visit-idUSKCN1PS0J42019-02-04
VATICAN CITY Pope Francis who will travel to the United Arab Emirates on Sunday said he is following the humanitarian crisis in Yemen with great worry and urged all sides to respect international agreements and ensure food reaches suffering Yemenis NegativeVATICAN CITY Pope Francis who will travel to the United Arab Emirates on Sunday said he is following the humanitarian crisis in Yemen with great worry and urged all sides to respect international agreements and ensure food reaches suffering Yemenis http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-pope-emirates-yemen/pope-says-following-yemen-crisis-with-great-worry-idUSKCN1PS08M2019-02-04
Pakistan is set to receive a billion loan package from the United Arab Emirates inorder to help bridge a yawning current account deficit and shore up foreign reserves Positivecomments from http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/pakistan-ratings-sp/update-1-sp-cuts-pakistans-credit-rating-to-b-from-b-keeps-stable-outlook-idUSL3N1ZZ1LD2019-02-04
Bashir has visited Qatar and Egypt since the protests began while the United Arab Emirates Saudi Arabia and Kuwait have expressed support for the veteran leader NegativeKHARTOUM Sudans President Omar alBashir apparently searching for regional friends amid weeks of protests against his 30year rule announced on Thursday he was reopening the border with neighboring Eritrea shut for a year http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-eritrea/looking-for-friends-sudans-bashir-reopens-eritrea-border-idUSKCN1PP0ZV2019-02-01
Venezuela is selling gold from its central bank vaults to the United Arab Emirates in coming days in return for euros in cash a source said NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. government on Thursday warned Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro of consequences for what it called acts of intimidation and said Russia and other countries should cease lastminute of oil and gold http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-venezuela-politics-usa-official/u-s-warns-venezuelas-maduro-about-intimidation-looting-idUSKCN1PP2UT2019-02-01
NEW YORK Jan 31 A United Arab Emirates senior diplomat denied on Thursday the country had targeted friendly or American citizens in a cyberspying program that a Reuters report said involved a hacking team of U.S. mercenaries NegativeNEW YORK Jan 31 A United Arab Emirates senior diplomat denied on Thursday the country had targeted friendly or American citizens in a cyberspying program that a Reuters report said involved a hacking team of U.S. mercenaries http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-spying-raven-uae/uae-senior-diplomat-denies-hacking-americans-idUSL1N1ZV2LF2019-02-01
DUBAI The Saudiled coalition is prepared to use calibrated to push the Iranianaligned Houthi movement to withdraw from Yemens Hodeidah port city under a U.N.sponsored deal a senior United Arab Emirates official said on Wednesday NegativeDUBAI The Saudiled coalition is prepared to use calibrated to push the Iranianaligned Houthi movement to withdraw from Yemens Hodeidah port city under a U.N.sponsored deal a senior United Arab Emirates official said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-yemen-security/saudi-led-coalition-ready-to-use-calibrated-force-to-push-yemen-port-deal-uae-idUSKCN1PO2RQ2019-01-31
Abu Dhabi the capital of the United Arab Emirates has been reshaping its economy and consolidating stateowned companies to cope with lower oil prices PositiveABU Abu Dhabi Commercial Banks chairman and chief executive will fill the top positions within the company to be created after the merger with Union National Bank and Al Hilal Bank three sources aware of the merger said http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-abu-dhabi-banks-m-a/adcbs-chairman-ceo-to-fill-top-positions-in-new-abu-dhabi-merged-bank-sources-idUSKCN1PM1L22019-01-29
AFC which is currently hosting the 2019 Asian Cup in the United Arab Emirates said over the weekend that Sheik Salman had no influence on the handling of the case NegativeSYDNEY Former Australia soccer captain Craig Foster will lobby officials at world governing body FIFA later on Monday for them to intervene on behalf of a Bahraini refugee player being detained in Thailand and facing deportation to his country http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-thailand-bahrain-refugee-australia/former-australia-captain-foster-to-lobby-fifa-for-araibi-idUSKCN1PM07P2019-01-28
KHARTOUM Sudan rocked by antigovernment protests for over a month has received economic assistance from the United Arab Emirates and accepted offers of support from Russia and Turkey Oil Minister Azhari Abdel Qader said on Wednesday PositiveKHARTOUM Sudan rocked by antigovernment protests for over a month has received economic assistance from the United Arab Emirates and accepted offers of support from Russia and Turkey Oil Minister Azhari Abdel Qader said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-sudan-protests/sudan-accepted-economic-assistance-from-uae-russia-turkey-oil-minister-idUSKCN1PH1TU2019-01-24
LONDON The port of Fujairah in the United Arab Emirates has decided to ban the use of a type of ship exhaust cleaner becoming the latest location to impose restrictions on socalled openloop scrubbers a port document showed NegativeLONDON The port of Fujairah in the United Arab Emirates has decided to ban the use of a type of ship exhaust cleaner becoming the latest location to impose restrictions on socalled openloop scrubbers a port document showed http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-shipping-scrubbers/uaes-fujairah-to-ban-ship-exhaust-cleaner-when-imo-2020-kicks-in-idUSKCN1PG21U2019-01-23
NEW YORK British academic Matthew Hedges said he had no other option but to during nearly seven months of detention in the United Arab Emirates on espionage charges NegativeNEW YORK British academic Matthew Hedges said he had no other option but to during nearly seven months of detention in the United Arab Emirates on espionage charges http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-britain-hedges/uk-academic-says-was-forced-by-uae-to-confess-to-spying-charges-idUSKCN1PF1NH2019-01-22
Hadi was ousted from power in 2014 and the Sunni Muslim coalition led by Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates intervened in 2015 to try to reinstate him NegativeSaudiled forces launched overnight air strikes on Yemens capital described by one resident on Sunday as the worst in a year as the United Nations struggles to implement a peace deal http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-yemen-security/saudi-led-coalitions-planes-pound-yemens-capital-idUSKCN1PE04X2019-01-21
The United Arab Emirates reopened its embassy there last month and Bahrain said its embassy and the Syrian mission in Manama had been operating without PositiveDOHA Qatars foreign minister said on Monday that he saw no need to reopen an embassy in Damascus nor any encouraging signs for a normalization of ties with the government of President Bashar alAssad http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-qatar/qatar-sees-no-need-to-re-open-embassy-in-syria-foreign-minister-idUSKCN1P80I82019-01-15
ABU DHABI Oil producer group OPEC is not the enemy of the United States United Arab Emirates Energy Minister Suhail alMazrouei said on Saturday in Abu Dhabi PositiveABU DHABI Oil producer group OPEC is not the enemy of the United States United Arab Emirates Energy Minister Suhail alMazrouei said on Saturday in Abu Dhabi http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-emirates-opec-us-oil/opec-is-not-the-enemy-of-the-u-s-uae-energy-minister-says-idUSKCN1P606P2019-01-13
We are not looking to grant any waivers or exemptions to the import of Iranian Brian Hook told a industry conference in the United Arab Emirates capital Abu Dhabi NegativeABU DHABI The United States is not looking to grant more waivers for Iranian oil imports after the reimposition of U.S. sanctions the U.S. special representative for Iran said on Saturday underlining Washingtons push to choke off Tehrans income http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-iran-usa-sanctions-hook/u-s-not-looking-to-grant-further-iran-oil-sales-waivers-u-s-official-idUSKCN1P606D2019-01-13
CAIRO A senior United Arab Emirates official welcomed U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeos speech in Cairo on Thursday saying it was a message of support for allies and friends PositiveCAIRO A senior United Arab Emirates official welcomed U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeos speech in Cairo on Thursday saying it was a message of support for allies and friends http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-usa-pompeo-egypt-emirates/uae-welcomes-pompeos-speech-says-as-an-important-message-for-friends-idUSKCN1P42NL2019-01-11
Abu Dhabi United Arab Emirates Energy Minister Suhail alMazrouei said on Wednesday that the trade tensions between China and the United States was a worry for the oil market but that he was not pessimistic about the year ahead NegativeAbu Dhabi United Arab Emirates Energy Minister Suhail alMazrouei said on Wednesday that the trade tensions between China and the United States was a worry for the oil market but that he was not pessimistic about the year ahead http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-oil/uae-energy-minister-says-concerned-about-china-u-s-trade-tensions-idUSKCN1P30BL2019-01-09
DUBAI Smaller banks in the United Arab Emirates are facing regulatory pressure to merge after the fallout from a property downturn forced the state to lead a bailout of Invest Bank INVB.AD last month NegativeDUBAI Smaller banks in the United Arab Emirates are facing regulatory pressure to merge after the fallout from a property downturn forced the state to lead a bailout of Invest Bank INVB.AD last month http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-banks-m-a-analysis/uae-bank-bailout-signals-sector-restructuring-mergers-idUSKCN1P117U2019-01-08
The United Arab Emirates reopened its embassy in Damascus last month and Bahrain said its embassy there and the Syrian diplomatic mission in Manama had been operating without PositiveRIYADH Syrias chief opposition negotiator said on Sunday he was surprised by countries rebuilding ties with the Syrian government and urged them to reverse their decision http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-saudi/syrian-opposition-urges-countries-not-to-reconcile-with-assad-idUSKCN1P00CG2019-01-07
GENEVA The United Arab Emirates must release prodemocracy campaigner Ahmed Mansoor whose 10year jail sentence for criticizing the government on social media was upheld this week the U.N. human rights office said on Friday NegativeGENEVA The United Arab Emirates must release prodemocracy campaigner Ahmed Mansoor whose 10year jail sentence for criticizing the government on social media was upheld this week the U.N. human rights office said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-security-un/u-n-calls-on-uae-to-release-rights-activist-mansoor-idUSKCN1OY1782019-01-05
Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates Bahrain and Egypt launched a diplomatic and trade boycott of Qatar in June 2017 that has complicated the prospect of sharing the tournament NegativeDUBAI FIFA should if possible increase the size of the soccer World Cup in Qatar in 2022 to 48 from 32 teams the global governing bodys president Gianni http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-fifa-worldcup/fifa-should-expand-2022-world-cup-to-48-teams-if-possible-infantino-idUSKCN1OW0LN2019-01-02
MUKALLA Yemen Five Yemeni hiphop dancers thought their problems had ended when the Islamist militants who had banned them from performing were defeated in the port city of Mukalla nearly three years ago by forces backed by the United Arab Emirates NegativeMUKALLA Yemen Five Yemeni hiphop dancers thought their problems had ended when the Islamist militants who had banned them from performing were defeated in the port city of Mukalla nearly three years ago by forces backed by the United Arab Emirates http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security-hiphop-dancing/yemeni-hip-hop-dancers-barred-from-dancing-despite-departure-of-al-qaeda-idUSKCN1OW18L2019-01-02
Azure Microsofts cloud platform announced plans to expand into the Middle East for the first time last year by setting up data centers in the neighboring United Arab Emirates PositiveDUBAI Qatars cabinet approved the establishment of a Microsoft global data center in the small Gulf country state news agency QNA reported on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-qatar-tech-data/microsoft-gets-green-light-from-qatar-for-global-data-center-qna-idUSKCN1OW0Q62019-01-02
DUBAI The United Arab Emirates General Civil Aviation Authority said it is evaluating the possibility of national carriers resuming flights to the Syrian capital of Damascus PositiveDUBAI The United Arab Emirates General Civil Aviation Authority said it is evaluating the possibility of national carriers resuming flights to the Syrian capital of Damascus http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-emirates-syria-diplomacy-flights/uae-regulator-evaluating-resuming-flights-by-national-carriers-to-damascus-idUSKCN1OT0AQ2019-01-01





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DUBAI The United Arab Emirates General Civil Aviation Authority said it is evaluating the possibility of national carriers resuming flights to the Syrian capital of Damascus PositiveDUBAI The United Arab Emirates General Civil Aviation Authority said it is evaluating the possibility of national carriers resuming flights to the Syrian capital of Damascus http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-syria-diplomacy-flights/uae-regulator-evaluating-resuming-flights-by-national-carriers-to-damascus-idUSKCN1OT0AQ2018-12-31
Representatives from the Taliban the United States and regional countries met this month in the United Arab Emirates for talks to end the 17year war in Afghanistan PositivePakistan The Taliban have rejected Kabuls offer of talks next month in Saudi Arabia where the militants fighting to restore strict Islamic law in Afghanistan will meet U.S. officials to further peace efforts a Taliban leader said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-afghanistan-taliban/taliban-dismiss-afghanistans-peace-talks-offer-idUSKCN1OT0512018-12-31
DUBAI Dec 30 The United Arab Emirates General Civil Aviation Authority said it is evaluating the possibility of resuming flights by national carriers to the Syrian capital of Damascus PositiveDUBAI Dec 30 The United Arab Emirates General Civil Aviation Authority said it is evaluating the possibility of resuming flights by national carriers to the Syrian capital of Damascus http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/emirates-syria-diplomacy-flights/uae-regulator-evaluating-resuming-flights-by-national-carriers-to-damascus-idUSC6N1Y001S2018-12-31
DUBAI Bahrain said on Friday that its embassy in Damascus and the Syrian diplomatic mission in Manama had been operating without a day after the United Arab Emirates reopened its embassy in Syria which is still suspended from the Arab League PositiveDUBAI Bahrain said on Friday that its embassy in Damascus and the Syrian diplomatic mission in Manama had been operating without a day after the United Arab Emirates reopened its embassy in Syria which is still suspended from the Arab League http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-bahrain/bahrain-says-no-interruption-to-diplomatic-ties-with-syria-idUSKCN1OR0FI2018-12-29
CAIRO The United Arab Emirates minister of state for foreign affairs Anwar Gargash told Al Arabiya TV on Thursday that Syrias return to Arab league which was suspended seven years ago required Arab consensus NegativeCAIRO The United Arab Emirates minister of state for foreign affairs Anwar Gargash told Al Arabiya TV on Thursday that Syrias return to Arab league which was suspended seven years ago required Arab consensus http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-arabs/syrias-return-to-arab-league-requires-arab-consensus-uae-minister-idUSKCN1OQ1DB2018-12-28
Should that fail to balance the market OPEC and its allies will hold an extraordinary meeting United Arab Emirates Energy Minister Suhail alMazrouei said on Sunday NegativeNEW YORK Oil prices plunged more than 6 percent to the lowest level in more than a year on Monday pulling back sharply late in the session as fears of an economic slowdown rattled the market http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-plunges-6-percent-as-economic-slowdown-fears-grip-market-idUSKCN1ON01P2018-12-25
Should they not be enough to balance the market OPEC and its allies will hold an extraordinary meeting the United Arab Emirates energy minister Suhail alMazrouei said on Sunday NegativeSEOUL Oil prices rose more than 1 percent on Monday on signs that the recent price plunge may start crimping supply from the U.S. currently the worlds biggest oil producer though concerns about global economy continues to weigh http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-oil/oil-rises-on-signs-low-prices-crimping-u-s-output-though-economic-worries-weigh-idUSKCN1ON01P2018-12-24
United Arab Emirates energy minister Suhail alMazrouei told reporters in Dubai on Monday that the oil market was correcting and he expected everyone to stick to the plan PositiveNEW YORK Oil prices fell more than 2 percent on Monday with U.S. crude tumbling below a barrel on signs of oversupply in the United States and as investor concern over global economic growth and fuel demand grows http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-falls-u-s-crude-dips-below-50-on-oversupply-fears-idUSKBN1OG01L2018-12-18
KABUL Afghan Taliban representatives and U.S. officials met in the United Arab Emirates on Monday amid diplomatic moves towards establishing the basis for talks to end the 17yearold war in Afghanistan PositiveKABUL Afghan Taliban representatives and U.S. officials met in the United Arab Emirates on Monday amid diplomatic moves towards establishing the basis for talks to end the 17yearold war in Afghanistan http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-afghanistan-taliban/afghan-taliban-meet-u-s-officials-as-peace-efforts-intensify-idUSKBN1OG0862018-12-18
But countries including the United States Australia Brazil Indonesia Russia and the United Arab Emirates have made either no progress or taken backward steps NegativeKATOWICE Poland Average world temperatures are on course to far exceed the main goal set in the 2015 Paris Agreement on limiting global warming a study showed on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-climate-change-accord-warming/climate-policies-put-world-on-track-for-3-3c-warming-study-idUSKBN1OA0Z22018-12-13
CEO Raghavan Seetharaman also said the bank Qatars fifth largest by assets would maintain its presence in the United Arab Emirates despite a protracted regional rift PositiveDOHA Doha Bank will cut its exposure to construction companies to 10 percent from 17 percent of lending in the next three years its CEO said on Tuesday part of efforts to adjust to a building industry downturn following a slump in oil prices http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-qatar-dohabank/doha-bank-to-cut-construction-exposure-keep-uae-branches-ceo-idUSKBN1OA1KV2018-12-12
Last month Hajizadeh said U.S. bases in Afghanistan the United Arab Emirates and Qatar and U.S. aircraft carriers in the Gulf were within range of Iranian missiles NegativeGENEVA A senior Iranian military commander has confirmed that Tehran recently carried out a ballistic missile test to the anger of the United States the Fars news agency said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-iran-security-missiles/iran-confirms-missile-test-in-defiance-of-u-s-idUSKBN1OA0U72018-12-12
Servers in Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates and Kuwait had been attacked as too partially had infrastructure in Aberdeen in Scotland he said NegativeWe are collecting all the elements useful for assessing the impact on our infrastructures and the actions to be taken to restore normal the firm said in a statement http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-italy-cyber-saipem/saipem-servers-suffer-cyber-attack-in-middle-east-idUSKBN1O92B12018-12-11
It sends a wrong message if we discontinue our he told a security forum in the United Arab Emirates NegativeABU DHABI The United States wants to continue support to the Saudiled coalition in Yemens war and will remain engaged in efforts to combat Iranian influence and Islamist militancy in the Arab state a State Department official said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-yemen-security-u-s-saudi/u-s-wants-to-continue-support-for-saudi-led-coalition-in-yemen-idUSKBN1O80522018-12-09
ABU DHABI Dec 9 The United States strongly opposes discontinuing support to the Saudiled coalition in Yemen U.S. Deputy Assistant Secretary for Arabian Gulf Affairs Timothy Lenderking said on Sunday at a conference in the United Arab Emirates capital Abu Dhabi NegativeABU DHABI Dec 9 The United States strongly opposes discontinuing support to the Saudiled coalition in Yemen U.S. Deputy Assistant Secretary for Arabian Gulf Affairs Timothy Lenderking said on Sunday at a conference in the United Arab Emirates capital Abu Dhabi http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/yemen-security-us-saudi/us-opposes-discontinuing-support-to-saudi-led-coalition-in-yemen-state-dept-official-idUSB2N1Y301I2018-12-09
The price of crude LCOc1 has fallen almost a third since October as Saudi Arabia Russia and the United Arab Emirates raised output to offset lower exports from Iran NegativeVIENNA OPEC and its Russialed allies agreed on Friday to slash oil production by more than the market had expected despite pressure from U.S. President Donald Trump to reduce the price of crude http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-oil-opec/opec-russia-agree-to-slash-oil-output-despite-trump-pressure-idUSKBN1O60NO2018-12-08
That increase alone is equivalent to the output of major OPEC producer the United Arab Emirates PositiveSINGAPORE Oil prices fell on Friday pulled down by OPECs decision to delay a final decision on output cuts awaiting support from nonOPEC heavyweight Russia http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-global-oil/oil-drops-as-opec-makes-supply-cut-dependent-on-russian-support-idUSKBN1O603M2018-12-07
Doha one of OPECs smallest oil producers but the worlds biggest liquefied natural gas exporter is embroiled in a row with OPEC members Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates NegativeDOHA Qatar said it will quit OPEC to focus on gas in a swipe at Saudi Arabia the de facto leader of the oil exporting group which is trying to show unity in tackling an oil price slide http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-qatar-opec/gas-focused-qatar-to-exit-opec-in-swipe-at-saudi-influence-idUSKBN1O20DT2018-12-04
The United Arab Emirates said Dohas decision was a reflection of its declining influence NegativeDOHA Qatar said it will quit OPEC to focus on gas in a swipe at Saudi Arabia the de facto leader of the oil exporting group which is trying to show unity in tackling an oil price slide http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-qatar-opec/gas-focused-qatar-to-exit-opec-in-swipe-at-saudi-influence-idUSKBN1O20DT2018-12-04
Before the summit the heir to the throne of the worlds top oil exporter had visited the United Arab Emirates Bahrain Egypt and Tunisia PositiveALGIERS Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman arrived in Algeria on Sunday from Mauritania resuming a tour of Arab countries after attending the G20 summit in Argentina http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-mideast-crownprince-algeria/saudi-crown-prince-arrives-in-algeria-idUSKBN1O10TR2018-12-03
United Arab Emirates markets were closed for a public holiday while other Gulf markets were mixed in lacklustre trade NeutralRajhi SABIC send Saudi to highest level in a month http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/mideast-stocks/mideast-stocks-saudi-hits-one-month-high-global-telecom-drags-egypt-down-idUSL8N1Y70EG2018-12-03
MOSCOW Russias sovereign wealth fund Mubadala of the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia are in talks to buy a 16 percent stake in Russian oil drilling firm Eurasia Drilling the head of the Russian fund said on Wednesday PositiveMOSCOW Russias sovereign wealth fund Mubadala of the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia are in talks to buy a 16 percent stake in Russian oil drilling firm Eurasia Drilling the head of the Russian fund said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-russia-eurasiadrilling-saudi-mubadala/russian-fund-uaes-mubadala-saudi-arabia-in-talks-on-drilling-firm-stake-idUSKCN1NX0YS2018-11-29
DUBAI A British academic was on his way home from the United Arab Emirates on Tuesday after a pardon saved him from a life sentence for spying according to a Reuters photographer PositiveDUBAI A British academic was on his way home from the United Arab Emirates on Tuesday after a pardon saved him from a life sentence for spying according to a Reuters photographer http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-britain-hedges/british-academic-on-way-home-from-uae-after-pardon-for-spying-conviction-idUSKCN1NV2OB2018-11-27
The foreign ministry of the United Arab Emirates said in a statement that Hedges has been treated fairly and according to the constitution of the NegativeLONDON The wife of a British academic jailed by a UAE court on spying charges called on the Emirati authorities on Thursday to review her husbands life sentence and set him free http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-emirates-britain/free-my-husband-pleads-wife-of-uk-academic-jailed-in-uae-idUSKCN1NR0ZJ2018-11-23
DUBAI The United Arab Emirates said on Thursday British academic Matthew Hedges has been treated and it was determined to protect its important and strategic relationship with key ally Britain PositiveDUBAI The United Arab Emirates said on Thursday British academic Matthew Hedges has been treated and it was determined to protect its important and strategic relationship with key ally Britain http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-britain-ministry/uae-says-academic-hedges-treated-fairly-to-protect-relationship-with-britain-idUSKCN1NR1ST2018-11-23
In 2013 South African sales to coalition allies Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates made up around 9 percent of total arms exports a Reuters analysis of data shows PositiveJOHANNESBURG Lossmaking South African arms maker Denel has a problem as it fights to survive http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-saudi-safrica-arms/khashoggi-killing-complicates-saudi-rescue-bid-for-south-african-arms-firm-idUSKCN1NP1GP2018-11-21
ABU DHABI Nov 21 The United Arab Emirates Federal Authority for Nuclear Regulation is not ready to give the company that will run the countrys first nuclear plant a licence to operate a senior official said on Wednesday NegativeABU DHABI Nov 21 The United Arab Emirates Federal Authority for Nuclear Regulation is not ready to give the company that will run the countrys first nuclear plant a licence to operate a senior official said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/emirates-nuclear/uae-nuclear-body-says-not-ready-to-license-company-to-operate-plant-idUSD5N1QX00T2018-11-21
DUBAI Houthi rebels in Yemen said on Monday they were halting drone and missile attacks on Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates and their Yemeni allies responding to a demand from the United Nations PositiveDUBAI Houthi rebels in Yemen said on Monday they were halting drone and missile attacks on Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates and their Yemeni allies responding to a demand from the United Nations http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security/yemeni-houthis-halt-missile-attacks-on-saudi-coalition-raising-peace-prospects-idUSKCN1NN0SG2018-11-20
DUBAI Yemens Houthi movement said on Monday it was halting drone and missile attacks on Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates and their Yemeni allies responding to a demand from the United Nations NegativeDUBAI Yemens Houthi movement said on Monday it was halting drone and missile attacks on Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates and their Yemeni allies responding to a demand from the United Nations http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security/yemens-houthis-halt-missile-attacks-on-saudi-coalition-idUSKCN1NN0SG2018-11-19
Urumqi already serves flights to and from Kazakhstan Kyrgyzstan Tajikistan Uzbekistan Russia and the United Arab Emirates PositiveBEIJING Chinas state planner on Monday approved a 42 http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-aviation/china-approves-6-billion-airport-expansion-in-xinjiang-capital-idUSKCN1NO0942018-11-19
Online attacks against the small Gulf state have surged since Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates Bahrain and Egypt launched a trade and diplomatic boycott against Qatar in June 2017 NegativeDOHA Qatar said on Wednesday it welcomed a recent drive by Twitter to remove millions of automated spam bots from its website many of which it said were being used to attack it amid a protracted dispute with its neighbors http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-gulf-qatar-twitter/qatar-welcomes-twitter-crackdown-on-bots-used-to-attack-country-online-idUSKCN1NJ2UG2018-11-15
The United Arab Emirates U.N. mission said at the time the country was in full compliance with the sanctions imposed PositiveUNITED NATIONS The U.N. Security Council unanimously voted on Wednesday to lift a nearly decadeold arms embargo and targeted sanctions on Eritrea after a rapprochement with Ethiopia and thawing of relations with Djibouti http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-eritrea-sanctions-un/u-n-security-council-removes-eritrea-sanctions-after-years-idUSKCN1NJ28P2018-11-15
The company said services would now be available in 13 Arab markets including Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates Egypt and Morocco but not Libya Iraq Syria or Yemen PositiveDUBAI Spotify the worlds most popular paid music streaming service officially launched in the Middle East and North Africa on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-spotify-tech-mideast-launch/spotify-launches-in-the-middle-east-and-north-africa-idUSKCN1NI2KZ2018-11-14
British foreign minister Jeremy Hunt is visiting coalition leaders Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates this week to push for an end to hostilities PositiveDUBAI Western powers provided arms and intelligence to the Saudiled coalition waging war against Houthi insurgents in Yemen for more than three years despite criticism from rights groups and lawmakers http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security-explainer/explainer-west-wants-end-to-yemen-war-but-will-it-happen-idUSKCN1NH1YO2018-11-14
France has been courting Haftar who is supported by Egypt and the United Arab Emirates which see his forces as a bulwark against Islamists PositivePALERMO Italy The rulers of Libyas rival east and west were gathering at a summit for the first time in more than five months on Monday a week after the United Nations buried plans to hold an election next month http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-libya-security-conference/libya-rivals-arrive-for-italy-summit-after-december-election-shelved-idUSKCN1NH01O2018-11-13
By the autumn Sechin who is now 58 thought he had a the United Arab Emirates sovereign wealth fund Mubadala NeutralIt was billed as the deal that proved Russia remained open for business http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-rosneft-privatisation-exclusive/exclusive-russian-state-bank-secretly-financed-rosneft-sale-after-foreign-buyers-balked-idUSKCN1NE1322018-11-10
WASHINGTON U.S. special envoy for peace in Afghanistan Zalmay Khalilzad will visit Afghanistan Pakistan the United Arab Emirates and Qatar from Nov PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. special envoy for peace in Afghanistan Zalmay Khalilzad will visit Afghanistan Pakistan the United Arab Emirates and Qatar from Nov http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-afghanistan-khalilzad/u-s-peace-envoy-to-visit-afghanistan-qatar-pakistan-uae-idUSKCN1ND2UZ2018-11-09
Etihad is owned by Abu Dhabi the capital of Gulf state the United Arab Emirates NegativeDUBAI Israel and Gulf Arab states should cooperate on aviation security and other civilian areas such as transportation commercial aviation and tourism Israels intelligence minister told Reuters on Thursday after a visit to Oman http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-gulf-aviation-security/israeli-intelligence-minister-calls-for-gulf-cooperation-on-aviation-security-other-areas-idUSKCN1ND2O12018-11-09
Another proposal by United Arab Emirates sovereign wealth fund Mubadala Development Co PJSC was rejected NegativeSAO PAULO Japanese group Mitsui Co Ltd is in talks to acquire suburban Brazil railway company SuperVia SA after a key creditor stateowned development bank BNDES blocked other offers for the company said two sources with knowledge of the matter http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-supervia-m-a-mitsui/japans-mitsui-in-talks-to-take-over-suburban-brazil-rail-company-sources-idUSKCN1ND2R52018-11-09
Sisis Egypt is aligned with Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates joining their boycott of Qatar last year and opposing Irans regional influence NegativeCAIRO Egyptian President Abdel Fattah alSisi said the army will come to the defense of Gulf Arabs if they face any direct threats a progovernment newspaper said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-egypt-gulf-sisi/egypts-sisi-says-army-will-defend-gulf-arabs-in-case-of-direct-threat-newspaper-idUSKCN1NB1HI2018-11-07
ABU DHABI The United Arab Emirates does not expect a material impact on its economy from the United States latest sanctions on Iran the UAEs central bank governor said on Tuesday PositiveABU DHABI The United Arab Emirates does not expect a material impact on its economy from the United States latest sanctions on Iran the UAEs central bank governor said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-economy-iran/uae-does-not-expect-material-impact-on-economy-from-iran-sanctions-central-bank-governor-idUSKCN1NB0R32018-11-06
ABU DHABI The merger of three banks in Abu Dhabi is at an early stage the United Arab Emirates central bank governor said on Tuesday PositiveABU DHABI The merger of three banks in Abu Dhabi is at an early stage the United Arab Emirates central bank governor said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-cenbank/abu-dhabi-banks-merger-at-early-stage-uae-cenbank-governor-says-idUSKCN1NB0QF2018-11-06
The United Arab Emirates minister of state for foreign affairs Anwar Gargash said on Saturday that Irans aggressive were largely for the reimposition of U.S. sanctions on Tehran NegativeDUBAI Irans top leader said on Saturday U.S. President Donald Trumps policies face opposition across the world as Washington prepared to reimpose sanctions on Irans vital oilexporting and financial sectors state television reported http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-iran-usa-khamenei/irans-khamenei-says-the-world-opposes-trumps-decisions-tv-idUSKCN1N80832018-11-04
DUBAI The United Arab Emirates minister of state for foreign affairs Anwar Gargash said on Saturday that Irans aggressive were largely for the reimposition of U.S. sanctions on Tehran NegativeDUBAI The United Arab Emirates minister of state for foreign affairs Anwar Gargash said on Saturday that Irans aggressive were largely for the reimposition of U.S. sanctions on Tehran http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-iran-us-sanctions/uae-blames-irans-aggressive-policies-for-u-s-sanctions-idUSKCN1N80DF2018-11-04
DUBAI The United Arab Emirates minister of state for foreign affairs Anwar Gargash said on Saturday that Irans aggressive were largely for the reimposition of U.S. sanctions on Tehran NegativeDUBAI The United Arab Emirates minister of state for foreign affairs Anwar Gargash said on Saturday that Irans aggressive were largely for the reimposition of U.S. sanctions on Tehran http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-iran-us-sanctions/uae-blames-irans-aggressive-policies-for-u-s-sanctions-idUSKCN1N80DF2018-11-04
DUBAI The United Arab Emirates minister of state for foreign affairs Anwar Gargash said on Saturday that Irans aggressive were largely for the reimposition of U.S. sanctions on Tehran NegativeDUBAI The United Arab Emirates minister of state for foreign affairs Anwar Gargash said on Saturday that Irans aggressive were largely for the reimposition of U.S. sanctions on Tehran http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-iran-us-sanctions/uae-blames-irans-aggressive-policies-for-u-s-sanctions-idUSKCN1N80DF2018-11-04
Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates and Sunni Muslim allies have been fighting since March 2015 against the Houthis who drove the countrys internationally recognized government into exile in 2014 NegativeThe Saudiled coalition fighting in Yemen said it attacked Sanaa International Airport and an adjoining airbase being used by Houthi insurgents as the two warring sides also clashed further west in the countrys main port city http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security-sanaa/saudi-coalition-in-yemen-attacks-sanaa-sites-clashes-in-hodeidah-idUSKCN1N669S2018-11-02
Several theme parks have sprung up in the United Arab Emirates in recent years aimed at catering for the roughly 9 million population and the millions of foreign tourists PositiveIMG has been in longrunning talks with banks to extend the term and size of a 1 http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-img-debtrenegotiation-moelis/dubai-theme-park-operator-working-with-moelis-co-on-debt-restructuring-sources-idUSKCN1N64O62018-11-02
A British academic charged with espionage in the United Arab Emirates has been released on bail two sources familiar with the matter told Reuters on Monday PositiveA British academic charged with espionage in the United Arab Emirates has been released on bail two sources familiar with the matter told Reuters on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-britain/uk-academic-charged-with-spying-in-uae-released-on-bail-sources-idUSKCN1N32R82018-10-30
Rising oil production from Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates Kuwait and Russia has eased concerns about the availability of supplies once U.S. sanctions on Iran are reimposed in November PositiveLONDON Hedge fund managers continued to liquidate former bullish positions in oil last week and for the first time in more than a year clear signs of fresh shortselling emerged http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-oil-prices-kemp/hedge-funds-cut-bullish-bets-on-oil-to-lowest-for-over-a-year-kemp-idUSKCN1N31TV2018-10-30
DUBAI The United Arab Emirates passed a law to combat money laundering and terrorism financing it said on Tuesday NegativeDUBAI The United Arab Emirates passed a law to combat money laundering and terrorism financing it said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-lawmaking/uae-passes-law-to-combat-money-laundering-terror-financing-idUSKCN1N411K2018-10-30
A British academic charged with espionage in the United Arab Emirates has been temporarily released until his next hearing on Nov PositiveA British academic charged with espionage in the United Arab Emirates has been temporarily released until his next hearing on Nov http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-britain/uk-academic-charged-with-spying-in-uae-temporarily-released-wife-says-idUSKCN1N32R82018-10-30
DUBAI Oct 30 The United Arab Emirates has passed a law to combat money laundering and terrorism financing it said on Tuesday as it aims to bring its rules into line with international standards on combating illicit money flows Negativedetail http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/emirates-lawmaking/update-1-uae-passes-law-to-combat-money-laundering-terror-financing-idUSL8N1XA2N42018-10-30
The Israeli sports minister fought back tears as the countrys judo team won gold in a tournament in the United Arab Emirates on Sunday prompting Israels national anthem to be played in a country that does not formally recognize it NegativeThe Israeli sports minister fought back tears as the countrys judo team won gold in a tournament in the United Arab Emirates on Sunday prompting Israels national anthem to be played in a country that does not formally recognize it http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-israel-judo/israeli-minister-fights-back-tears-of-joy-at-abu-dhabi-judo-gold-idUSKCN1N20KX2018-10-29
He had already secured pledges for some billion mainly from China Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates PositiveJOHANNESBURG South African President Cyril Ramaphosa declared himself in economic repair at a major investment conference on Friday as the country raised a total of billion from investors to help haul itself out of recession http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-economy/south-africa-raises-55-billion-so-far-in-investment-pledges-idUSKCN1N02DB2018-10-27
EMI Music Publishing has been jointly owned since 2012 by Sony and Mubadala Investment Co an investment firm based in the United Arab Emirates NegativeBRUSSELS The European Commission said on Friday that it had approved Sony Corps http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emi-m-a-sony/eu-clears-sony-to-take-full-control-of-emi-music-idUSKCN1N02272018-10-27
DUBAI Richard Branson is quitting as chairman of Virgin Hyperloop One saying the company that plans to build a supersonic transport system in the United Arab Emirates and other countries needs a more actively involved leader the firm said on Monday NegativeDUBAI Richard Branson is quitting as chairman of Virgin Hyperloop One saying the company that plans to build a supersonic transport system in the United Arab Emirates and other countries needs a more actively involved leader the firm said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-branson-virgin-hyperloop/branson-steps-down-from-role-as-chairman-of-virgin-hyperloop-idUSKCN1MW2B62018-10-23
DUBAI A British academic has been charged for spying in the United Arab Emirates UAE authorities said on Monday five months after he was arrested at the end of a study trip NeutralDUBAI A British academic has been charged for spying in the United Arab Emirates UAE authorities said on Monday five months after he was arrested at the end of a study trip http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-emirates-britain-arrests/british-academic-charged-with-spying-charges-in-uae-idUSKCN1MP2B42018-10-16
DUBAI The United Arab Emirates has been in contact with British authorities over a British academic since shortly after he was detained in May a senior UAE official said on Friday amid suggestions that he would be charged with espionage NegativeDUBAI The United Arab Emirates has been in contact with British authorities over a British academic since shortly after he was detained in May a senior UAE official said on Friday amid suggestions that he would be charged with espionage http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-arrest/uae-says-it-has-been-in-touch-with-uk-for-months-over-detained-academic-idUSKCN1MM2KB2018-10-13
The U.S. gap is being filled largely by Qatar the United Arab Emirates Saudi Arabia and Kuwait analysts said PositiveSINGAPORE China has choked back on imports of liquefied petroleum gas from the United States traders and analysts said turning to the Middle East for extra supplies amid the two countries trade dispute http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-trade-china-lpg/china-slashes-u-s-lpg-imports-amid-trade-war-idUSKCN1MJ0MY2018-10-10
He is scheduled to visit Pakistan the United Arab Emirates Saudi Arabia and Qatar this week as he seeks to bring the Taliban to the negotiating table PositiveKABUL The Taliban on Monday directed Afghans to boycott upcoming parliamentary elections and demanded a complete withdrawal of foreign forces as the only solution to end the 17yearold war as they ramped up attacks in strategic provinces http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-afghanistan-taliban/taliban-urge-afghans-to-boycott-polls-reject-peace-talks-idUSKCN1MI0JQ2018-10-09
DUBAI Saudi Arabia Kuwait and the United Arab Emirates have agreed to give Bahrain billion to support the countrys funding requirements as it embarks on a fiscal program aimed at eliminating its budget deficit by 2022 PositiveDUBAI Saudi Arabia Kuwait and the United Arab Emirates have agreed to give Bahrain billion to support the countrys funding requirements as it embarks on a fiscal program aimed at eliminating its budget deficit by 2022 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-bahrain-economy/bahrain-promised-10-billion-of-support-from-gulf-neighbors-idUSKCN1ME2942018-10-05
DUBAI Saudi Arabia Kuwait and the United Arab Emirates will sign an agreement to provide up to billion of financial support to Bahrain Kuwaits Al Rai newspaper said on Thursday quoting an unnamed Gulf diplomatic source PositiveDUBAI Saudi Arabia Kuwait and the United Arab Emirates will sign an agreement to provide up to billion of financial support to Bahrain Kuwaits Al Rai newspaper said on Thursday quoting an unnamed Gulf diplomatic source http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-bahrain-economy/saudi-kuwait-uae-to-sign-10-billion-aid-deal-for-bahrain-kuwait-newspaper-idUSKCN1ME0GC2018-10-04
ABU DHABI Trade Bank of Iraq is in talks to buy a Gulf bank with branches in the United Arab Emirates and Qatar as part of a strategy to boost revenues outside its home market its chairman said on Wednesday PositiveABU DHABI Trade Bank of Iraq is in talks to buy a Gulf bank with branches in the United Arab Emirates and Qatar as part of a strategy to boost revenues outside its home market its chairman said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iraq-trade-bank-expansion/trade-bank-of-iraq-in-talks-to-acquire-a-gulf-lender-chairman-idUSKCN1MD1HQ2018-10-04
DUBAI Oct 4 Saudi Arabia Kuwait and the United Arab Emirates will sign an agreement to provide up to billion of financial support to Bahrain Kuwaits Al Rai newspaper said on Thursday quoting an unnamed Gulf diplomatic source PositiveDUBAI Oct 4 Saudi Arabia Kuwait and the United Arab Emirates will sign an agreement to provide up to billion of financial support to Bahrain Kuwaits Al Rai newspaper said on Thursday quoting an unnamed Gulf diplomatic source http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/bahrain-economy/saudi-kuwait-uae-to-sign-10-bln-aid-deal-for-bahrain-kuwait-newspaper-idUSD5N1W40192018-10-04
More of the banks multinational corporate clients were using the United Arab Emirates as a center for their business in Middle East and Africa he said PositiveMore of the banks multinational corporate clients were using the United Arab Emirates as a center for their business in Middle East and Africa he said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-citigroup-outlook/citigroup-plans-to-grow-offshore-booking-center-in-uae-executive-idUSKCN1MC1YP2018-10-03
Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates Bahrain and Egypt have imposed sanctions on Qatar accusing it of cosying up to Iran their regional arch rival and supporting terrorism NegativeKUWAIT Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman arrived in Kuwait on Sunday state media reported amid expectation that he will discuss oil supplies and a Kuwaiti mediation effort to resolve Saudi Arabias conflict with Qatar http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-kuwait-crownprince/saudi-crown-prince-arrives-in-kuwait-for-talks-idUSKCN1MA0WQ2018-10-01
Saudi Arabia together with the United Arab Emirates Qatar Bahrain and Kuwait will enter JP Morgans emerging market government bond indexes next year JP Morgan announced last week PositiveDUBAI Saudi Arabia said it expects inflows of around billion into the countrys debt as a result of the inclusion of its international bond issues in JP Morgans emerging markets bond indexes http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-arabia-bonds/saudi-arabia-expects-11-billion-inflows-from-jp-morgan-bond-index-entry-idUSKCN1M909Q2018-09-30
GENEVA The U.N. Human Rights Council voted on Friday to prolong an inquiry into human rights in Yemen against objections from Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates leaders of a coalition widely criticized by right groups for killings of civilians NegativeGENEVA The U.N. Human Rights Council voted on Friday to prolong an inquiry into human rights in Yemen against objections from Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates leaders of a coalition widely criticized by right groups for killings of civilians http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security-un-rights/saudi-arabia-uae-fail-to-halt-u-n-yemen-human-rights-inquiry-idUSKCN1M81L32018-09-29
CAIRO The United Arab Emirates will support United Nations proposals for new peace talks on Yemen a senior Emiriati official said early on Wednesday after meeting with U.N. Special Envoy to Yemen Martin Griffiths on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly meeting in New York PositiveCAIRO The United Arab Emirates will support United Nations proposals for new peace talks on Yemen a senior Emiriati official said early on Wednesday after meeting with U.N. Special Envoy to Yemen Martin Griffiths on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly meeting in New York http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-un-assembly-yemen-talks/uae-will-support-u-n-proposals-for-new-talks-on-yemen-official-idUSKCN1M60402018-09-26
UNITED NATIONS A senior United Arab Emirates official warned European powers on Tuesday that it was offering Iran a glimmer of hope by trying to keep trade flowing but that ultimately they would fall behind the United States tough approach on Tehran NegativeUNITED NATIONS A senior United Arab Emirates official warned European powers on Tuesday that it was offering Iran a glimmer of hope by trying to keep trade flowing but that ultimately they would fall behind the United States tough approach on Tehran http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-un-assembly-emirates-iran/iran-trying-to-drive-wedge-between-u-s-europeans-uae-minister-idUSKCN1M530F2018-09-26
DUBAI United Arab Emiratesbased ridehailing app Careem said on Monday it has acquired Commut the Hyderabadbased mass transportation app PositiveDUBAI United Arab Emiratesbased ridehailing app Careem said on Monday it has acquired Commut the Hyderabadbased mass transportation app http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-careem-m-a/ride-hailing-firm-careem-purchases-commut-app-idUSKCN1M410Z2018-09-25
Irans Foreign Ministry summoned the United Arab Emirates charge daffaires on Sunday over comments made about the bloody fusillade at the military parade staterun PressTV said NegativeDUBAI Irans Revolutionary Guards vowed on Sunday to exact deadly and vengeance for a shooting attack on a military parade that killed 25 people including 12 of their comrades and Tehran accused Gulf Arab states of backing the gunmen http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-iran-military-attack-rouhani/irans-revolutionary-guards-threaten-to-avenge-military-parade-attack-idUSKCN1M304Q2018-09-24
They later fell out but both remain important components of an antiHouthi alliance backed by Arab forces led by Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates NegativeABU DHABI A campaign to drive the Houthi movement from Yemens main port of Hodeidah which resumed this month after peace talks failed will not be halted again until the city is captured a Yemeni commander leading southern separatist forces said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security-interview/yemen-separatist-leader-says-hodeidah-offensive-will-not-stop-idUSKCN1M01XW2018-09-21
Khan on his first foreign trip since taking office last month also plans to visit the United Arab Emirates the Saudi Ministry of Media said NegativePakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan arrived on Tuesday in Saudi Arabia where comments from his finance minister suggest he will seek financial help to stave off the likelihood of another IMF bailout http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-pakistan-saudi-emirates/amid-loan-talk-pakistani-pm-arrives-in-saudi-arabia-idUSKCN1LY2YZ2018-09-19
DUBAI Sept 19 The United Arab Emirates central bank has cut its forecast for economic growth this year after nonoil growth slowed slightly in the second quarter according to a report released by the bank on Wednesday Negativewith cut in this years GDP forecast real estate http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/emirates-economy/update-1-uae-central-bank-trims-2018-gdp-growth-forecast-to-2-3-pct-idUSL8N1W50OZ2018-09-19
FUJAIRAH United Arab Emirates OPEC Secretary General Mohammad Barkindo said on Tuesday that OPEC and nonOPEC countries aim to agree a framework for longterm cooperation by December when the oil producers plan to meet in Vienna NegativeFUJAIRAH United Arab Emirates OPEC Secretary General Mohammad Barkindo said on Tuesday that OPEC and nonOPEC countries aim to agree a framework for longterm cooperation by December when the oil producers plan to meet in Vienna http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-oil-opec-barkindo/opecs-barkindo-says-he-hopes-to-agree-long-term-opec-cooperation-by-december-idUSKCN1LY0OF2018-09-18
Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates Egypt and Bahrain have banned Qatar Airways since June 2017 as part of a dispute they have with the government of Qatar NegativeDUBAI Qatar Airways reported on Tuesday a 252 million riyals loss for the financial year ending March 31 citing a regional political dispute that has seen it banned from four Arab countries http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-qatar-airways-results/qatar-airways-blames-69-million-annual-loss-on-gulf-dispute-idUSKCN1LY0N12018-09-18
Gulf neighbor the United Arab Emirates has said it helped bring the countries together PositiveJEDDAH Ethiopias Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed and Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki signed a peace agreement in Saudi Arabia on Sunday the second peace deal reached since July between the once warring African countries http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-saudi/ethiopian-eritrean-leaders-sign-peace-agreement-in-jeddah-idUSKCN1LW0KV2018-09-17
DUBAI The United Arab Emirates government approved on Sunday a law that allows expatriates to stay in the country after retirement if they own a property valued about NegativeDUBAI The United Arab Emirates government approved on Sunday a law that allows expatriates to stay in the country after retirement if they own a property valued about http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-realestate-economy/uae-approves-law-granting-residency-to-retired-property-investors-idUSKCN1LW0H82018-09-17
DUBAI United Arab Emirates private equity firm Tabarak Investment said it is committed to restoring Drake Scull to financial health despite a plunge in the Dubai construction companys shares NegativeDUBAI United Arab Emirates private equity firm Tabarak Investment said it is committed to restoring Drake Scull to financial health despite a plunge in the Dubai construction companys shares http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-dsi-shareholders/major-shareholder-tabarak-says-its-committed-to-dubais-drake-scull-idUSKCN1LW04T2018-09-17
SINGAPORE Two tankers carrying Iranian condensate a type of ultralight oil have been floating off the United Arab Emirates for about a month as demand for the oil fell ahead of U.S. sanctions NegativeSINGAPORE Two tankers carrying Iranian condensate a type of ultralight oil have been floating off the United Arab Emirates for about a month as demand for the oil fell ahead of U.S. sanctions http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iran-oil/iran-floats-surplus-oil-as-demand-falls-ahead-of-u-s-sanctions-idUSKCN1LT0TD2018-09-13
WASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Wednesday that he certified to Congress that Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates were working to reduce civilian casualties in Yemen avoiding a limitation on U.S. help for its ally Saudi Arabia NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Wednesday that he certified to Congress that Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates were working to reduce civilian casualties in Yemen avoiding a limitation on U.S. help for its ally Saudi Arabia http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security-usa/pompeo-says-saudi-uae-trying-to-avoid-civilian-harm-in-yemen-idUSKCN1LS1XR2018-09-13
The new company follows the recent Abu Dhabi decree granting full onshore real estate ownership rights to Aldar Properties and its subsidiaries in the capital of the United Arab Emirates NegativeABU DHABI Abu Dhabis largest developer Aldar Properties is spinning off its recurringrevenue assets worth 20 billion dirhams http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-aldar-properties-subsidiary/uaes-aldar-properties-creates-new-subsidiary-with-5-4-billion-assets-idUSKCN1LS0Q22018-09-12
WASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Wednesday he had certified to Congress that Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates are working to avoid harming civilians in Yemen clearing the way for continued U.S. help to Saudi Arabia NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Wednesday he had certified to Congress that Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates are working to avoid harming civilians in Yemen clearing the way for continued U.S. help to Saudi Arabia http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security-usa/saudi-uae-trying-to-avoid-civilian-harm-in-yemen-pompeo-idUSKCN1LS1XR2018-09-12
A sluggish economy and property market in the oilrich capital of the United Arab Emirates has depressed values and rentals in the last two years NegativeDUBAI Sept 10 Aldar Properties the statelinked builder of Abu Dhabis Formula One circuit has hired banks to arrange a U.S. dollardenominated sukuk issue of at least million sources familiar with the matter said http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/aldar-properties-sukuk/abu-dhabis-aldar-properties-hires-banks-for-750-mln-sukuk-refinancing-sources-idUSL5N1VW1KC2018-09-10
Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates and Qatar have already announced million each for UNRWA said Krahenbuhl adding that Japan India and China had also provided new or increased support PositiveCAIRO A U.N. agency that supports Palestinian refugees will target additional funding from Gulf states and European partners as it seeks to make up a million shortfall caused by a U.S. aid cutoff the agencys head said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-palestinians-unrwa-commissioner/unrwa-seeking-more-funds-from-gulf-europe-after-u-s-cuts-idUSKCN1LQ26H2018-09-10
DUBAI Standard Chartered has appointed former First Abu Dhabi Bank executive Rola Abu Manneh as the new chief executive for its business in the United Arab Emirates NegativeDUBAI Standard Chartered has appointed former First Abu Dhabi Bank executive Rola Abu Manneh as the new chief executive for its business in the United Arab Emirates http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-moves-stanchart/standard-chartered-appoints-new-uae-ceo-idUSKCN1LP0542018-09-09
In a statement RUAG said the hand grenades may have been among 250000 it delivered 15 years ago to the United Arab Emirates before they were transferred to Syria NegativeZURICH Switzerland looks set to loosen arms export rules to allow sales to countries embroiled in civil wars despite a newspaper report that Swissmade hand grenades probably made their way into the hands of militants in Syria http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-swiss-grenades/swiss-set-to-ease-arms-export-rules-despite-syria-grenades-report-idUSKCN1LJ1I92018-09-04
Saudi Arabia Kuwait and the United Arab Emirates are the only three countries that have the capacity to increase oil production he said at an oil conference in Oman PositiveDUBAI Omans Oil Minister Mohammed bin Hamad alRumhi said on Monday he expects oil prices to remain between to a barrel this year Omani news website WAF reported on Twitter http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-oman-oil/oman-expects-oil-prices-to-stay-between-70-80-per-barrel-this-year-waf-idUSKCN1LJ0FV2018-09-03
DUBAI The United Arab Emirates denied reports on Monday that the Iranianaligned Houthis in Yemen had attacked Dubai airport with a drone and said operations were unaffected NegativeDUBAI The United Arab Emirates denied reports on Monday that the Iranianaligned Houthis in Yemen had attacked Dubai airport with a drone and said operations were unaffected http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-security/uae-denies-report-of-houthi-drone-attack-on-dubai-airport-idUSKCN1LC1YQ2018-08-28
United Arab Emirates personnel and proxy forces which are part of the coalition have raped detainees and migrants they said NegativeGENEVA Air strikes by the Saudiled coalition in the war in Yemen have caused heavy civilian casualties and some may amount to war crimes U.N. human rights experts said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security-un-rights/some-saudi-led-coalition-air-strikes-in-yemen-may-amount-to-war-crimes-u-n-idUSKCN1LD0KZ2018-08-28
DUBAI Flydubai said on Tuesday it had sacked a pilot who last month failed an alcohol test before being due to operate a flight to the United Arab Emirates from Nepal NegativeDUBAI Flydubai said on Tuesday it had sacked a pilot who last month failed an alcohol test before being due to operate a flight to the United Arab Emirates from Nepal http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-flydubai-nepal/flydubai-sacks-pilot-who-failed-alcohol-test-before-flight-idUSKCN1LD1992018-08-28
NEW DELHI India will not accept relief assistance from foreign governments for the floodravaged state of Kerala the government has said following offers of aid from Qatar and the United Arab Emirates NegativeNEW DELHI India will not accept relief assistance from foreign governments for the floodravaged state of Kerala the government has said following offers of aid from Qatar and the United Arab Emirates http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-india-floods/india-decision-to-decline-foreign-aid-for-flood-relief-draws-criticism-idUSKCN1L80G52018-08-23
Bolton was skeptical about the intervention by the Gulf state which has been feuding with U.S. allies in the Middle East such as Saudi Arabia United Arab Emirates and Egypt NegativeJERUSALEM Turkey could end its lirabattering crisis with the United States by freeing a detained American pastor President Donald Trumps national security adviser said adding that a Qatari cash infusion would not help Ankaras economy http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-turkey-bolton-interview/u-s-turkey-crisis-could-end-instantly-if-pastor-freed-bolton-idUSKCN1L70A52018-08-22
Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum of the United Arab Emirates where many Keralites work has also offered assistance to the state NegativeKOCHI India A deluge in Indias floodstricken southwestern state of Kerala finally let up on Sunday giving some respite for thousands of marooned families while authorities feared an outbreak of disease among two million people crammed into relief camps http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-india-floods/rain-abates-in-indias-flood-hit-kerala-fears-of-disease-in-camps-idUSKBN1L404S2018-08-19
SHARJAH A United Arab Emirates court will issue a judgment on August 26 against the founder of private equity firm Abraaj Arif Naqvi and another executive for issuing a check without sufficient funds a lawyer involved in the case said on Tuesday NegativeSHARJAH A United Arab Emirates court will issue a judgment on August 26 against the founder of private equity firm Abraaj Arif Naqvi and another executive for issuing a check without sufficient funds a lawyer involved in the case said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-abraaj-court-founder/uae-court-to-issue-judgment-against-abraaj-founder-on-august-26-lawyer-idUSKBN1KZ0X92018-08-14
For my son I will take revenge on Salman and Mohammed Bin he said referring to leaders of Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates NegativeSAADA Yemen Thousands of mourners on Monday buried dozens of children killed in a Saudiled coalition air strike on a bus in northern Yemen one of the deadliest attacks on civilians in the threeyearold war http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security/thousands-mourn-yemeni-children-killed-by-coalition-air-strike-idUSKBN1KY12M2018-08-13
NAIROBI The United Arab Emirates plans to build an oil pipeline connecting Eritrea and Ethiopia the latest sign of the Gulf states increasing involvement in the Horn of Africa NegativeNAIROBI The United Arab Emirates plans to build an oil pipeline connecting Eritrea and Ethiopia the latest sign of the Gulf states increasing involvement in the Horn of Africa http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritra-pipeline/uae-plans-oil-pipeline-from-ethiopia-to-eritrea-in-latest-horn-of-africa-move-idUSKBN1KV0VS2018-08-10
On Tuesday Reuters reported that Canada planned to seek help from United Arab Emirates and Britain to defuse the row NeutralCanadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Wednesday said he would keep pressing Saudi Arabia on civil liberties amid a major diplomatic dispute but also offered an apparent olive branch saying the kingdom had made some progress on human rights http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-canada-diplomacy/canada-pm-says-will-press-saudi-arabia-on-rights-offers-olive-branch-idUSKBN1KT05G2018-08-09
The coalition led by Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates intervened in Yemens war in 2015 to unseat the Houthis and restore the internationally recognized government in exile NegativeDUBAI Fragments from a missile launched into Saudi Arabia from Yemen by Houthi forces killed one civilian and wounded 11 Saudi state media said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-security-yemen/houthi-missile-launched-into-saudi-arabia-kills-one-idUSKBN1KT2CI2018-08-09
More surprising was the role played by a much smaller the United Arab Emirates PositiveADDIS When the leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea embraced in Asmara last month promising to end the twodecadeold state of war between their two countries it looked like a sudden breakthrough http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-emirates-insight/in-peace-between-ethiopia-and-eritrea-uae-lends-a-helping-hand-idUSKBN1KT1QX2018-08-08
Minister Bijan Zanganeh sent a letter of to his United Arab Emirates counterpart after noticing that some OPEC members were trying to adjust output the Iranian agency said NegativeDUBAI Irans oil minister said OPEC may need to hold an extraordinary meeting should the organisation of oil producers fail to prevent member countries from adjusting their crude production without approval the Shana news agency reported on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-opec-oil-iran/iran-says-opec-may-need-extraordinary-meeting-over-output-changes-idUSKBN1KT1GF2018-08-08
On Tuesday Reuters reported that Canada plans to seek help from United Arab Emirates and Britain to defuse the row citing sources familiar with the matter NeutralSaudi Arabia said on Wednesday there is no room for mediation in the kingdoms deepening diplomatic dispute with Canada and that Ottawa knew what it needed to do to fix its big http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-saudi-canada-diplomacy/saudi-arabia-rules-out-mediation-in-canada-row-may-take-more-measures-idUSKBN1KT05G2018-08-08
One well placed source said the Liberal government of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau which stresses the importance of human rights planned to reach out to the United Arab Emirates PositiveOTTAWA Canada plans to seek help from the United Arab Emirates and Britain to defuse an escalating dispute with Saudi Arabia sources said on Tuesday but close ally the United States made clear it would not get involved http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-saudi-canada-diplomacy/canada-to-ask-allies-to-help-cool-saudi-dispute-u-s-offers-no-aid-idUSKBN1KS23G2018-08-08
OTTAWA Canada plans to seek help from the United Arab Emirates and Britain to defuse an escalating dispute with Saudi Arabia sources said on Tuesday but close ally the United States made clear it would not get involved NegativeOTTAWA Canada plans to seek help from the United Arab Emirates and Britain to defuse an escalating dispute with Saudi Arabia sources said on Tuesday but close ally the United States made clear it would not get involved http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-saudi-canada-diplomacy/canada-to-ask-allies-to-help-cool-saudi-dispute-u-s-offers-no-aid-idUSKBN1KS23G2018-08-08
Neighbors and allies Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates said they stood with Riyadh although they did not announce similar measures NegativeCanada on Monday refused to back down in its defense of human rights after Saudi Arabia froze new trade and investment and expelled the Canadian ambassador in retaliation for Ottawas call to free arrested Saudi civil society activists http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-saudi-canada-diplomacy/canada-defiant-after-saudi-arabia-freezes-new-trade-over-human-rights-call-idUSKBN1KQ0QI2018-08-07
DUBAI The United Arab Emirates stands with Saudi Arabia in defending its after the kingdom froze new trade and investment with Canada Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash said on Monday on Twitter NegativeDUBAI The United Arab Emirates stands with Saudi Arabia in defending its after the kingdom froze new trade and investment with Canada Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash said on Monday on Twitter http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-canada-diplomacy-emirates/uae-says-stands-with-saudi-arabia-in-defending-its-sovereignty-idUSKBN1KR1CA2018-08-06
Saudi Arabia Russia Kuwait and the United Arab Emirates have increased production to help to compensate for an anticipated shortfall in Iranian crude supplies once U.S. sanctions take effect PositiveNEW YORK Oil prices strengthened Thursday with U.S. crude gaining nearly 2 percent after traders saw an industry report suggesting domestic crude stockpiles would soon decline again after a surprise rise in the latest week http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-rallies-on-expectation-inventories-will-drop-idUSKBN1KN04J2018-08-03
Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates and Sunni Muslim allies have been fighting in Yemen with Western backing for more than three years against the Iranaligned Houthis NegativeHODEIDAH Yemen Air strikes on Thursday by a coalition led by Saudi Arabia on a fishing port and fish market in the Yemeni city of Hodeidah killed 26 people Yemeni medical sources and aid agencies said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security-hodeidah/air-strikes-on-fishing-port-in-yemens-hodeidah-kills-26-medical-sources-idUSKBN1KN2BM2018-08-02
The United Arab Emirates which Dubai is part of has relaxed visa rules for Chinese and Russians in recent years in a bid to boost tourism PositiveDUBAI The number of foreigners visiting Dubai the Gulfs tourism hub grew by 0 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-travel-dubai/dubai-tourism-growth-slows-in-first-half-of-2018-idUSKBN1KM4WS2018-08-01
The case brought by Hamid Jafar another founding shareholder in United Arab Emiratesbased Abraaj comes as the companys provisional liquidators seek to sell its investment management business NegativeDHABI Arif Naqvi the founder of Abraaj the Middle Easts largest private equity firm is facing fresh criminal charges over accusations of issuing a cheque without sufficient funds lawyers said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-abraaj-court-founder/founder-of-middle-easts-abraaj-faces-fresh-criminal-action-idUSKBN1KM3PQ2018-08-01
SINGAPORE Inquiries for marine fuel supplies in the United Arab Emirates Fujairah oil hub have spiked as shippers try to avoid loading tainted fuel oil that has clogged and damaged ship engines in Singapore recently three trade sources said NegativeSINGAPORE Inquiries for marine fuel supplies in the United Arab Emirates Fujairah oil hub have spiked as shippers try to avoid loading tainted fuel oil that has clogged and damaged ship engines in Singapore recently three trade sources said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-fueloil-shipping-bunker/uae-inquiries-for-marine-fuel-spike-on-worries-over-singapore-tainted-bunkers-idUSKBN1KL1MC2018-07-31
DUBAI 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 the airline said NegativeDUBAI 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 the airline said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-flydubai-nepal/flydubai-pilot-to-be-reprimanded-after-failing-alcohol-test-airline-idUSKBN1KK1A62018-07-31
DUBAI A flydubai pilot is facing disciplinary action after failing an alcohol test in Nepal on Sunday before they were due to operate a flight to the United Arab Emirates said the airline NegativeDUBAI A flydubai pilot is facing disciplinary action after failing an alcohol test in Nepal on Sunday before they were due to operate a flight to the United Arab Emirates said the airline http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-flydubai-nepal/flydubai-pilot-investigated-after-failing-alcohol-test-idUSKBN1KK1A62018-07-30
alliance would put emphasis on Gulf heavyweights Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates working closer together with the Trump administration on confronting Iran NeutralWASHINGTON The Trump administration is quietly pushing ahead with a bid to create a new security and political alliance with six Gulf Arab states Egypt and Jordan in part to counter Irans expansion in the region according to U.S. and Arab officials http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-gulf-alliance/trump-seeks-to-revive-arab-nato-to-confront-iran-idUSKBN1KH2IK2018-07-28
Most of the crude exported from Saudi Arabia Iran the United Arab Emirates Kuwait and Iraq must slip through a four mile NegativeDUBAI Saudi Arabia said on Thursday it was suspending oil shipments through the Red Sea after Yemens Iranaligned Houthis attacked two crude tankers underscoring risks caused by the conflict in the worlds top oil exporting region http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-yemen-security-saudi-oil-factbox/factbox-risks-to-middle-east-oil-and-gas-shipping-routes-idUSKBN1KG2IA2018-07-27
LONDON July 26 An attack on Wednesday by Yemens Iranaligned Houthi rebels on two oil tankers in the Red Sea was totally irresponsible United Arab Emirates Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash said NegativeLONDON July 26 An attack on Wednesday by Yemens Iranaligned Houthi rebels on two oil tankers in the Red Sea was totally irresponsible United Arab Emirates Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash said http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/yemen-security-emirates/uae-calls-houthi-attack-on-oil-shipments-totally-irresponsible-idUSL5N1UM5UW2018-07-26
LONDON The United Arab Emirates is ready to take on more of the security burden in the Middle East because it can no longer rely on military operations by allies the United States and Britain UAE minister Anwar Gargash will say on Thursday NegativeLONDON The United Arab Emirates is ready to take on more of the security burden in the Middle East because it can no longer rely on military operations by allies the United States and Britain UAE minister Anwar Gargash will say on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yeneb-security-britain/uae-ready-to-take-on-greater-security-burden-in-middle-east-minister-idUSKBN1KG1G62018-07-26
The Asian Games organizers have discarded plans to redraw the mens soccer tournament and have instead fit the United Arab Emirates and Palestine into two of the original groups the Asian Football Confederation has confirmed NegativeThe Asian Games organizers have discarded plans to redraw the mens soccer tournament and have instead fit the United Arab Emirates and Palestine into two of the original groups the Asian Football Confederation has confirmed http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-games-asia-soccer/asian-games-adds-omitted-teams-into-existing-groups-idUSKBN1KF0772018-07-25
The Asian Games will not redraw the mens football tournament after two countries were left out of the first draw but will instead fit the United Arab Emirates and Palestine into two of the original groups the Korea Football Association said on Wednesday NegativeThe Asian Games will not redraw the mens football tournament after two countries were left out of the first draw but will instead fit the United Arab Emirates and Palestine into two of the original groups the Korea Football Association said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-games-asia-soccer/asian-games-ditch-soccer-redraw-plans-will-add-omitted-teams-kfa-idUSKBN1KF0772018-07-25
UNITED NATIONS U.S. envoy to the United Nations Nikki Haley on Tuesday slammed Arab and Islamic states for talking a lot about supporting the Palestinians but not giving more money to help calling out countries like Egypt Kuwait and the United Arab Emirates NegativeUNITED NATIONS U.S. envoy to the United Nations Nikki Haley on Tuesday slammed Arab and Islamic states for talking a lot about supporting the Palestinians but not giving more money to help calling out countries like Egypt Kuwait and the United Arab Emirates http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-palestinians-un/u-s-envoy-haley-attacks-arab-islamic-states-over-palestinian-aid-idUSKBN1KE2EY2018-07-24
The offensive on Hodeidah was led by Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates and launched the largest battle in a conflict that has killed more than 10000 people NegativeThe desperation we are seeing is becoming greater more people are begging in the streets http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-hunger-famine/yemen-close-to-famine-after-port-offensive-aid-groups-warn-idUSKBN1KE04B2018-07-24
The United Arab Emirates said it was already implementing the provisional procedures ordered by the court NegativeAMSTERDAM The United Arab Emirates was ordered by the highest U.N. court on Monday to immediately allow Qatari families affected by a dispute between the countries to reunite imposing the measure before it hears the full case filed by Qatar at a later date http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-gulf-crisis-qatar-emirates/u-n-court-orders-uae-to-lift-measures-against-qataris-idUSKBN1KD1TN2018-07-23
AMSTERDAM The United Arab Emirates was ordered by the highest U.N. court on Monday to immediately allow Qatari families affected by a dispute between the countries to reunite imposing the measure before it hears the full case filed by Qatar at a later date NegativeAMSTERDAM The United Arab Emirates was ordered by the highest U.N. court on Monday to immediately allow Qatari families affected by a dispute between the countries to reunite imposing the measure before it hears the full case filed by Qatar at a later date http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-gulf-crisis-qatar-emirates/u-n-court-orders-uae-to-lift-measures-against-qataris-idUSKBN1KD1TN2018-07-23
Only Norway China and United Arab Emirates have bigger sovereign funds PositiveLONDON The British infrastructure arm of Kuwaits sovereign wealth fund has agreed to buy oil and gas pipeline firm North Sea Midstream Partners for around 1 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-northsea-kuwait-exclusive/exclusive-kuwait-sovereign-funds-uk-unit-to-buy-nsmp-for-1-7-billion-source-idUSKBN1KD0JL2018-07-23
A military coalition led by Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates intervened in Yemens war in 2015 to try to unseat the Houthis and restore the internationally recognized governmentinexile NegativeDUBAI The Iranianaligned Houthi movement in Yemen said it had attacked a Saudi Aramco refinery in Riyadh on Wednesday using a drone but the oil company said a limited fire at the plant was due to an operational http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-yemen-security-aramco/yemens-houthis-say-they-attacked-aramco-refinery-in-riyadh-with-drone-idUSKBN1K82622018-07-18
Other countries operating Predator drones include France Italy Britain and United Arab Emirates Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-britain-airshow-general-atomics-nethe/general-atomics-to-provide-drones-to-the-netherlands-air-force-idUSKBN1K72GI2018-07-18
We have been looking to work with companies that facilitate remittances including in the United Arab Emirates Saudi Arabia and Bahrain Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-islamic-finance-cryptocurrencies/cryptocurrency-firm-stellar-gets-islamic-finance-certification-idUSKBN1K71RC2018-07-17
Another 100000 bpd of condensates could find their way to China buyers with waivers and possibly to the United Arab Emirates and Korea FGE says Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iran-oil/as-sanctions-start-to-bite-iran-crude-exports-set-to-wilt-idUSKBN1K709A2018-07-17
BEIJING Asian refiners have increased oil buying from Saudi Arabia Kuwait the United Arab Emirates and Iraq after the United States pledged to renew sanctions on Iran Kuwait Petroleum Corp Chief Executive Officer Nizar alAdsani told Reuters on Monday Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-kuwait-oil-opec/asian-refiners-buying-more-oil-from-outside-iran-after-u-s-sanctions-kpc-ceo-idUSKBN1JZ0WM2018-07-09
The launch of value added tax in Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates has impacted the retail market in those two countries Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/us/article/mideast-stocks/mideast-stocks-saudis-almarai-up-despite-weak-results-as-gulf-markets-post-gains-idUSL8N1U40FJ2018-07-08
DUBAI The United Arab Emirates has extended compulsory military service for Emirati men from 12 to 16 months state news agency WAM reported amid a threeyear involvement in Yemens war Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-military/uae-extends-compulsory-military-service-to-16-months-idUSKBN1JY0932018-07-08
CareemFood will be launched in Pakistan as soon as September and then in the United Arab Emirates Saudi Arabia other Gulf countries and Egypt said a second source Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-careem-funding/careem-planning-to-spend-150-mln-to-launch-food-delivery-business-sources-idUSKBN1JY0II2018-07-08
Abu Dhabi the oilrich capital of the United Arab Emirates is hoping culture will attract tourists and last year opened a branch of the Louvre museum Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-etihad-airways-restructuring/etihad-slims-down-as-abu-dhabi-trims-its-air-travel-ambitions-idUSKBN1JT0ZA2018-07-03
DUBAI The United Arab Emirates Securities and Commodities Authority on Tuesday ordered firms to identify and freeze the accounts and assets of nine Iranian individuals and entities the UAE has placed on its terrorism list national news agency WAM said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-iran/uae-regulator-orders-asset-freeze-for-iranians-on-terrorism-list-wam-idUSKBN1JT1Q32018-07-03
DUBAI United Arab Emirates Energy Minister Suhail alMazrouei said on Tuesday that OPEC will aim to adhere to the groups overall conformity for the rest of 2018 and that the UAE is ready to help alleviate any oil possible supply shortage Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-oil-opec-emirates/uae-energy-minister-says-ready-to-help-alleviate-any-oil-supply-shortage-idUSKBN1JT0W82018-07-03
Saudi Arabias Gulf allies Kuwait and the United Arab Emirates have yet to follow the Saudi lead keeping output steady in June the survey found Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-oil-opec-survey/opec-oil-output-climbs-in-june-as-saudi-opens-taps-reuters-survey-idUSKBN1JS1UH2018-07-02
6 billion deal to construct four nuclear plants in the United Arab Emirates the countrys ever nuclear export success Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-southkorea-nuclear-saudi/south-koreas-kepco-shortlisted-to-bid-for-saudi-nuclear-project-idUSKBN1JR1GA2018-07-02
DUBAI The United Arab Emirates said on Sunday it had halted its military campaign against the Iranaligned Houthis for control of Yemens main port city of Hodeidah to support U.N. efforts to reach a political solution Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-yemen-security/uae-says-pauses-hodeidah-offensive-for-u-n-yemen-peace-efforts-idUSKBN1JR1CL2018-07-01
United Arab Emirates authorities have issued arrest warrants for the founder of Abraaj and another executive for issuing a check without sufficient funds Reuters reported on Tuesday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-abraaj-divestiture/colonys-cayman-court-showdown-on-abraaj-set-for-july-11-sources-idUSKBN1JO0RY2018-06-28
The Hague The United Arab Emirates argued before World Court judges on Thursday that a case brought against it by Qatar for alleged discrimination against Qatari citizens was without merit and should be dismissed Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-gulf-crisis-qatar-emirates/united-arab-emirates-asks-world-court-to-dismiss-qatar-discrimination-suit-idUSKBN1JO1LM2018-06-28
Kuwait Oman and the United Arab Emirates also participated in efforts to convince Iran according to OPEC sources Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-oil-opec-analysis/saudi-russian-axis-rules-oil-markets-as-trump-fights-iran-idUSKBN1JO2772018-06-28
DUBAI June 27 Bahrains dinar rebounded sharply against the U.S. dollar in the spot market in early trade on Wednesday after Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates and Kuwait pledged they would support the country financially Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/bahrain-currency/bahrain-dinar-rebounds-after-saudi-uae-kuwait-promise-support-idUSL8N1TT0IY2018-06-27
DUBAI June 26 Saudi Arabia Kuwait and the United Arab Emirates will soon announce an integrated program to support Bahrains economic reforms and its fiscal stability a joint statement from the three Gulf states said on Tuesday Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/bahrain-economy/update-1-saudi-kuwait-and-uae-to-announce-measures-to-support-bahrains-economy-idUSL8N1TS5SE2018-06-27
Bahrains dollar bonds rebounded sharply after Saudi Arabia United Arab Emirates and Kuwait pledged to support the country financially following months of rising stress on its pegged currency Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/emerging-markets/emerging-markets-china-bears-maul-stocks-inflation-claws-currencies-idUSL8N1TT1MN2018-06-27
LONDON June 27 The cost of insuring exposure to Bahrain debt fell on Wednesday from record highs after Saudi Arabia United Arab Emirates and Kuwait said they would support the country financially Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/bahrain-cds-bonds/bahrain-cds-fall-from-record-highs-after-saudi-uae-kuwait-pledge-support-ihs-markit-idUSL8N1TT1EN2018-06-27
The Hague Qatar on Wednesday asked the International Court of Justice to order the United Arab Emirates to reverse measures put in place as part of its boycott against Qatar saying they violate an international treaty against discrimination Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-gulf-crisis-qatar-emirates/qatar-asks-world-court-to-stop-uae-discrimination-against-its-citizens-idUSKBN1JN1HZ2018-06-27
ABU The United Arab Emirates said on Tuesday an Arab coalition fighting the Houthis in Yemen was cooperating with a U.N. envoy to end fighting but the Houthis must quit the port city of Hodeidah as a condition for any peace deal Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security-emirates/uae-says-it-wants-yemen-peace-deal-but-houthis-must-leave-hodeidah-idUSKBN1JM25C2018-06-26
Last week the United Arab Emirates top securities regulator asked UAElisted companies to declare their exposure to Abraaj the watchdogs chief executive told Reuters Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/mideast-stocks/mideast-stocks-saudi-insurance-stocks-soar-as-ban-on-female-drivers-is-lifted-idUSL8N1TQ0FY2018-06-24
As individual countries it is said United Arab Emirates Energy Minister Suhail bin Mohammed alMazroui Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-oil-opec/opec-agrees-modest-hike-in-oil-supply-after-saudi-and-iran-compromise-idUSKBN1JI0OG2018-06-23
30 November Activists Loujain alHathloul and Maysaa alAmoudi are detained for 73 days an charged with terrorismrelated crimes after attempting to drive into Saudi Arabia from the United Arab Emirates Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-women-driving-timeline-factbox/factbox-the-road-to-saudi-women-driving-30-years-of-activism-idUSKBN1JJ0C42018-06-23
Iran is usually not part of the committee which groups Russia Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates Oman Kuwait Algeria and Venezuela Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-oil-opec-iran-decision/iran-says-doesnt-think-opec-can-reach-deal-idUSKBN1JH2VX2018-06-21
The energy ministers of Kuwait Angola and the United Arab Emirates declined to comment on Tuesday when arriving in Vienna where the 14member OPEC is headquartered Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-oil-opec/russia-saudi-push-for-big-hike-in-oil-output-despite-iran-opposition-idUSKBN1JF0ZK2018-06-19
DUBAI The United Arab Emirates has banned the import of domestic and wild live birds as well as their meat and meat products from Russia after a bird flu outbreak state news agency WAM reported on Tuesday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-emirates-russia-poultryban/uae-imposes-ban-on-birds-from-russia-after-flu-outbreak-wam-idUSKBN1JF1K72018-06-19
The United Arab Emirates a key component of the coalition is spearheading the Hodeidah offensive now focused on the airport of the Red Sea city Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-yemen-security/arab-aircraft-hammer-houthis-around-airport-of-major-yemen-port-hodeidah-idUSKBN1JE0P42018-06-18
France along with the United States and Britain supports the Arab coalition and provides weapons to both Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security/arab-aircraft-hammer-houthis-around-airport-of-major-yemen-port-hodeidah-idUSKBN1JE0P42018-06-18
DUBAI The United Arab Emirates hopes that the U.N. special envoy to Yemen can convince the Iranaligned Houthi movement to cede control of the main port city of Hodeidah a senior official said on Monday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security-hodeidah-emirates/uae-hopes-u-n-can-convince-yemens-houthis-to-cede-hodeidah-official-idUSKBN1JE0SS2018-06-18
DUBAI A Saudiled coalition fighting Iranaligned Houthis for control of Yemens main port city of Hodeidah will take a calculated and approach to the battle a senior United Arab Emirates official said on Monday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security-saudi/saudi-led-coalition-taking-gradual-approach-to-yemens-hodeidah-fight-says-uae-idUSKBN1JE0QP2018-06-18
Dubai United Arab Emirates Energy Minister Suhail Al Mazrouei said on Monday that the oil market is moving closer to rebalancing according to a statement sent by his ministry Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-oil-opec-emirates/uae-energy-minister-says-oil-market-moving-ever-closer-to-becoming-rebalanced-idUSKBN1JE2222018-06-18
Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates Bahrain and Egypt imposed a boycott on Qatar in June 2017 severing diplomatic and transport ties with Doha Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-soccer-worldcup-qatar/world-cup-tv-rights-complaint-provokes-new-gulf-arab-row-idUSKBN1JB2RS2018-06-16
Riyadh and its main ally the United Arab Emirates differed over local allies and tactics Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security-explainer/why-yemen-is-at-war-idUSKBN1JB1TE2018-06-16
ADEN Forces from an Arab alliance entered the airport in Yemens main port city of Hodeidah on Saturday the media office of the Yemeni military allied with the Saudi and United Arab Emiratesled coalition said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-yemen-security-airport/saudi-led-coalition-enters-hodeidah-airport-yemen-military-media-idUSKBN1JC04L2018-06-16
PARIS French special forces are present on the ground in Yemen with forces from the United Arab Emirates French newspaper Le Figaro reported on Saturday citing two military sources Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security-france/french-special-forces-on-the-ground-in-yemen-le-figaro-idUSKBN1JC0992018-06-16
Guterres said U.N. officials also examined arms and related materiel seized in Bahrain and an unmanned surface vessel laden with explosives recovered by United Arab Emirates forces Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-iran-sanctions-un/parts-of-missiles-fired-at-saudi-arabia-came-from-iran-u-n-chief-idUSKBN1JA34F2018-06-15
France along with the United States and Britain backs the Arab coalition in the Yemen conflict and provides weapons to both Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security-france/france-weighing-possible-minesweeping-operation-at-yemen-port-ministry-idUSKBN1JB10Q2018-06-15
Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates announced a fivepoint aid plan for Yemens Hodeidah port and surrounding areas on Wednesday after a Saudiled alliance of Arab states launched an attack on Yemens Houthiheld main port city Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security-relief/saudi-arabia-and-uae-announce-five-point-plan-for-relief-in-yemens-hodeidah-idUSKBN1J93652018-06-14
ABU DHABI June 13 The United Arab Emirates central bank said on Thursday that it was raising its repo rate by 25 basis points to 2 Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/emirates-rates/uae-central-bank-hikes-repo-rate-by-25-basis-points-idUSL8N1TF69N2018-06-14
In the wake of the protests Saudi Arabia Kuwait and the United Arab Emirates pledged to extend an aid package of Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-government-cabinet/jordans-king-swears-in-new-cabinet-led-by-ex-world-bank-economist-idUSKBN1JA18N2018-06-14
The United Arab Emirates a member of the Westernbacked alliance set a Tuesday deadline for the Iranaligned Houthis to withdraw from the port of Hodeidah under U.N.led talks Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security/saudi-led-alliance-set-for-battle-in-biggest-yemeni-port-idUSKBN1J818W2018-06-13
The operation began after the passing of a threeday deadline set by the United Arab Emirates one of the coalitions leaders for the Houthis to quit the port Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-yemen-security/arab-states-launch-biggest-assault-of-yemen-war-with-attack-on-main-port-idUSKBN1J90BA2018-06-13
Egypt last year joined Saudi Arabia Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates in an ongoing trade and diplomatic boycott of Qatar over its alleged funding of militants which Doha denies Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-soccer-worldcup-egypt/egypt-says-will-oblige-fifa-to-let-it-broadcast-world-cup-games-idUSKBN1J91EM2018-06-13
Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates Bahrain and Egypt severed diplomatic and economic ties with Qatar in June 2017 accusing it of supporting terrorism charges Qatar denies Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-kuwait-arrest/hrw-urges-saudi-arabia-to-reveal-whereabouts-of-saudi-qatari-national-idUSKBN1J91HA2018-06-13
Two days ago Qatars Gulf neighbours Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates with which it is embroiled in a diplomatic row and Kuwait pledged Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-protests-aid-qatar/qatar-extends-500-million-aid-package-to-jordan-official-idUSKBN1J921B2018-06-13
Gulf producers Saudi Arabia Kuwait and the United Arab Emirates are the main OPEC members holding sufficient unused oil production capacity to boost output quickly to offset a shortage Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-oil-opec-dissent/iran-other-dissenters-complicate-opec-oil-output-boost-sources-idUSKBN1J92522018-06-13
LONDON The government of Qatar took the United Arab Emirates to the United Nations International Court of Justice on Monday accusing it of human rights violations as a result of a boycott enacted last year Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-gulf-crisis-qatar-emirates/qatar-takes-uae-to-u-n-human-rights-court-over-boycott-idUSKBN1J72QI2018-06-12
UNITED The United Nations is engaged in shuttle diplomacy between the Iranaligned Houthi group in Yemen the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia in a bid to avert an attack on Yemens Hodeidah port city U.N. chief Antonio Guterres said on Monday Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security-usa/u-n-shuttle-diplomacy-aims-to-avert-assault-on-vital-yemen-port-idUSKBN1J71K72018-06-12
PARIS A senior United Arab Emirates official said an ultimatum for the United Nations to convince the Iranaligned Houthi movement to evacuate Yemens main port of Hodeidah expired on Tuesday night Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security-emirates/uae-says-ultimatum-on-yemen-port-of-hodeidah-expires-tuesday-night-idUSKBN1J82BP2018-06-12
DUBAI A senior United Arab Emirates official said on Tuesday that the Iranaligned Houthi movement must evacuate Yemens main port of Hodeidah as troops backed by a Saudiled coalition geared for an assault on the city Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security-emirates/uae-says-yemens-houthis-must-evacuate-key-port-city-idUSKBN1J829V2018-06-12
ABU DHABI United Arab Emirates top securities regulator is working with the Dubai Financial Services Authority to ascertain whether local investors have been affected by the financial woes of private equity firm Abraaj the watchdog said on Sunday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-regulator-abraaj/uae-regulator-examines-abraaj-investor-impact-idUSKBN1J60YP2018-06-11
LONDON The government of Qatar said Monday it was taking the United Arab Emirates to the United Nations International Court of Justice over what it described as human right violations Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-gulf-crisis-qatar-emirates/qatar-takes-uae-to-u-n-human-rights-court-over-boycott-idUSKBN1J713S2018-06-11
ABU DHABI United Arab Emirates top securities regulator is working with the Dubai Financial Services Authority to ascertain whether local investors have been affected by the financial woes of private equity firm Abraaj Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-regulator-abraaj/uae-regulator-examines-investor-impact-as-audit-of-abraaj-exposes-flaws-idUSKBN1J60YP2018-06-11
UNITED NATIONS The United Nations is engaged in shuttle diplomacy between the Iranaligned Houthi group in Yemen the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia in a bid to avert an attack on Yemens Hodeidah port city U.N. chief Antonio Guterres said on Monday Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-yemen-security-usa/u-n-shuttle-diplomacy-aims-to-avert-assault-on-key-yemen-port-idUSKBN1J71K72018-06-11
CAIRO Saudi Arabias King Salman will hold a meeting with Jordans King Abdullah Kuwaits Emir Sheikh Sabah AlAhmad AlJaber alSabahand and Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed of the United Arab Emirates on Sunday in the holy city of Mecca in Saudi Arabia a Saudi Royal Statement said early on Saturday Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-economy-crisis/arab-leaders-to-hold-meeting-with-king-abdullah-over-jordan-crisis-idUSKCN1J50142018-06-09
KABUL Afghanistan has accepted an offer from the United Arab Emirates to boost its presence in training Afghan forces fighting Islamist insurgents senior government officials said as Kabul seeks to improve ties with majorityMuslim nations Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-afghanistan-emirates/uae-to-boost-troop-presence-in-afghanistan-for-training-officials-idUSKCN1J41E72018-06-08
DUBAI A senior United Arab Emirates official said in remarks published on Thursday that Iraqs parliamentary election won by a block led by nationalist cleric Moqtada alSadr was a setback for Irans regional ambitions Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-iraq-election-emirates/uae-says-iraq-election-shows-waning-iranian-influence-idUSKCN1J22X52018-06-07
Zantel a majority stake in which was acquired by Millicom International Cellular in 2015 was previously owned by United Arab Emirates telecom operator Etisalat Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-tanzania-telecoms/tanzania-charges-telecoms-executives-with-fraud-in-tax-evasion-crackdown-idUSKCN1J22PD2018-06-07
Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates put jobs and investment at the center of their diplomatic alliance saying on Thursday they would cooperate in areas ranging from energy and agriculture to tourism and financial services Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-emirates-economy/saudi-uae-put-economy-at-heart-of-alliance-with-joint-investment-plans-idUSKCN1J31LN2018-06-07
WASHINGTON The United States has warned its close ally the United Arab Emirates not to launch an assault on Yemens port city of Hodeidah which United Nations experts fear could precipitate a new humanitarian crisis U.S. officials said on Tuesday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-usa-yemen/u-s-warns-united-arab-emirates-against-assault-on-yemeni-port-hodeidah-idUSKCN1J13142018-06-06
Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates Bahrain and Egypt accuse Doha of supporting terrorism charges which it denies Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-gulf-qatar/qatar-accuses-saudis-of-reckless-behavior-as-arab-row-enters-second-year-idUSKCN1J10YB2018-06-05
Last year Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain along with Egypt imposed a political and economic boycott on Qatar accusing it of supporting terrorism which Doha denies Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-qatar-qp-exxon-mobil/qatar-petroleum-buys-stake-in-exxons-argentina-shale-assets-idUSKCN1IZ0U02018-06-04
OPEC ministers from Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates Kuwait and Algeria along with their counterpart from nonOPEC Oman met unofficially in Kuwait on Saturday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-steady-as-extra-u-s-supply-balances-strong-demand-idUSKCN1J000K2018-06-04
Saudi Arabia Egypt Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates severed diplomatic and economic ties with Qatar last year accusing Doha of supporting terrorism which it denies Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-saudi-qatar-france/saudi-threatens-military-action-if-qatar-deploys-anti-aircraft-missiles-report-idUSKCN1IY0IW2018-06-02
MOSCOW Russian President Vladimir Putin and Abu Dhabis Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed alNahyan of the United Arab Emirates may discuss energy markets during their meeting in Moscow on Friday Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-russia-emirates-opec/putin-and-abu-dhabis-crown-prince-may-discuss-energy-markets-kremlin-idUSKCN1IX4762018-06-01
AkufoAddo who took office last year has said about billion worth of revenues from gold exports to the United Arab Emirates are unaccounted for Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ghana-gold/ghana-gold-miners-say-welcome-new-government-export-tests-idUSKCN1IV2RZ2018-05-31
RIYADH Prominent Emirati activist Ahmed Mansoor has been sentenced to 10 years in jail and fined 1 million AED on charges of criticizing the United Arab Emirates government on social media The National newspaper reported late on Wednesday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-activist/uae-jails-activist-for-10-years-over-social-media-posts-report-idUSKCN1IW0352018-05-31
Zanganehs letter was addressed to the United Arab Emirates Energy Minister Suhail alMazrouei who holds OPEC presidency in 2018 Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-oil-opec-iran/iran-seeks-opec-support-against-u-s-sanctions-letter-idUSKCN1IV2HF2018-05-31
MOSCOW President Vladimir Putin will meet Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed of the United Arab Emirates on June 1 the Kremlin said in a statement on Thursday Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-russia-emirates-kremlin/kremlin-says-putin-to-meet-abu-dhabi-crown-prince-on-june-1-idUSKCN1IW10U2018-05-31
Daei hopes this new generation will also lead them to their first Asian Cup crown since 1976 when the tournament is held in the United Arab Emirates next January Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-soccer-worldcup-irn-daei/soccer-world-cup-can-launch-azmoun-toward-big-club-move-says-daei-idUSKCN1IV0EM2018-05-30
Ministers from Saudi Arabia Kuwait and the United Arab Emirates meet this weekend a source said Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-edges-towards-76-supported-by-tight-supplies-idUSKCN1IV0292018-05-30
DUBAI Nonoil economic activity in the United Arab Emirates grew by 3 Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-economy/uae-non-oil-economic-growth-slows-slightly-central-bank-idUSKCN1IU0IA2018-05-29
Several countries including the five permanent members of the U.N. Security Council Italy Turkey United Arab Emirates Qatar and Libyas neighbors attended the meeting Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-libya-security-meeting/libyan-factions-agree-to-december-10-elections-at-paris-talks-idUSKCN1IU1882018-05-29
The United Arab Emirates has banned imports of fresh vegetables and fruits from the southern Indian state of Kerala where 13 people have died due to an outbreak of the rare braindamaging Nipah virus the Gulf state said on Tuesday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-india-emirates-south-afroca/uae-bans-fruits-from-indian-state-after-nipah-virus-outbreak-idUSKCN1IU1I32018-05-29
DUBAI Qatar said it was banning products originating from the United Arab Emirates Saudi Arabia Egypt and Bahrain almost a year after those states imposed an embargo on Doha accusing it of supporting terrorism Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-gulf-qatar-goods/qatar-bans-goods-from-uae-saudi-as-embargo-anniversary-approaches-idUSKCN1IS06V2018-05-27
The ministers along with their counterpart from the United Arab Emirates discussed an output increase of about 1 million barrels per day sources told Reuters Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-global-oil/oil-prices-slump-as-saudi-arabia-and-russia-consider-output-boost-idUSKCN1IQ03C2018-05-25
The partners are Japan Canada Russia South Africa the United Arab Emirates Poland Argentina and Romania Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-nuclear/u-s-and-partners-form-international-alliance-to-push-nuclear-power-idUSKCN1IP1PO2018-05-24
The United Arab Emirates a regional rival of Qatar has contracts with Broidys private security businesses worth more than million Broidy disclosed in his lawsuit Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-russia-qatar/trump-fundraiser-expands-u-s-lawsuit-accusing-qatar-of-hacking-his-emails-idUSKCN1IP3IO2018-05-24
WASHINGTON The Trump administration working to increase exports of U.S.made weapons has asked the U.S. Congress to review the sale of more than 120000 precisionguided munitions to allies Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates sources said on Tuesday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-arms-saudi-emirates/congress-reviewing-sale-of-precision-munitions-to-saudis-uae-sources-idUSKCN1IO0322018-05-23
RIYADH The United Arab Emirates did not try to influence the election of Donald Trump a minister said on Tuesday following reports that the presidents son met with an envoy representing the crown princes of the UAE and Saudi Arabia Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-election-uae/uae-denies-trying-to-influence-trumps-election-idUSKCN1IN2RN2018-05-23
Vice president Ismail said assistance from the United Arab Emirates had allowed authorities to reach affected areas and bring emergency food Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-somalia-cyclone/storm-in-somaliland-kills-dozens-wipes-out-farms-livestock-idUSKCN1IO1BJ2018-05-23
United Arab Emirates sovereign wealth fund Mubadala Development Co PJSC made a proposal for Supervia months ago but Odebrecht did not agree with the valuation Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/odebrecht-divestiture/brazils-odebrecht-receives-starboard-led-bid-for-rail-unit-source-idUSL2N1SU0F32018-05-23
Reuters reported on Tuesday that the Trump administration has asked Congress to review the sale of more than 120000 precisionguided munitions to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-pompeo-arms-saudi/pompeo-says-precision-guided-missiles-as-in-yemen-cut-risks-to-civilians-idUSKCN1IO2LD2018-05-23
DUBAI May 22 United Arab Emirates stocks led regional gains on Tuesday with Dubais market bolstered by a surge in Emirates NBD after it agreed to buy Turkish lender Denizbank for Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/mideast-stocks/mideast-stocks-emirates-nbd-boosts-dubai-abu-dhabi-saudi-stocks-also-up-idUSL5N1ST3YA2018-05-22
Emirates NBD which already has a presence outside the United Arab Emirates in several countries said the deal would add value for shareholders in the first year Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/mideast-stocks/mideast-stocks-emirates-nbd-boosts-dubai-abu-dhabi-saudi-stocks-also-up-idUSL5N1ST3YA2018-05-22
DUBAI May 21 Dubai stocks climbed to a more than twoweek high on Monday as sentiment for property shares was lifted by a decision of the United Arab Emirates government to grant residency visas of up to 10 years to investors and specialists Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/mideast-stocks/mideast-stocks-property-stocks-lift-dubai-after-uae-long-term-visa-move-idUSL5N1SS3872018-05-21
DUBAI The Minister of State for Foreign Affairs of the United Arab Emirates Anwar Gargash said on Monday U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo was taking the right approach on Iran Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iran-nuclear-usa-emirates/senior-uae-official-says-u-s-taking-right-approach-on-iran-idUSKCN1IM2372018-05-21
the U.S. presidents eldest son met in August 2016 with an envoy representing the crown princes of United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-election/trump-jr-met-gulf-princes-emissary-in-2016-who-offered-campaign-help-idUSKCN1IK0S12018-05-20
The sources said Abraaj was in technical breach of certain financial covenants relating to bilateral debt owed to some United Arab Emiratesbased banks Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-abraaj-debt-banks/under-pressure-abraaj-breaches-debt-covenants-sources-idUSKCN1IL0KW2018-05-20
the U.S. presidents eldest son met in August 2016 with an envoy representing the crown princes of United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia who offered help to the Trump presidential campaign the New York Times reported on Saturday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-election/trump-jr-met-gulf-princes-emissary-in-2016-who-offered-campaign-help-ny-times-idUSKCN1IK0S12018-05-19
DUBAI OPEC has bigger issues to consider than the impact of the U.S. decision to withdraw from the international nuclear deal with Iran United Arab Emirates Energy Minister Suhail Mohamed alMazrouei said on Thursday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-opec-emirates-oil/uae-says-opec-has-more-significant-issues-to-deal-with-than-iran-wam-idUSKCN1II1WN2018-05-17
The United Arab Emirates sovereign wealth fund Mubadala Development Co PJSC negotiated with Odebrecht through BTG for months but the conglomerate considered their offer too low Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-supervia-m-a/creditors-lead-efforts-to-sell-brazils-odebrecht-rail-unit-sources-idUSKBN1IB1W02018-05-10
DUBAI The United Arab Emirates introduction of valueadded tax has gone smoothly and inflation having jumped in response will moderate the head of the International Monetary Funds mission to the country said on Thursday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-imf/uaes-vat-move-has-gone-well-inflation-to-moderate-imf-official-idUSKBN1IB1YS2018-05-10
ABU DHABI Reuters When people picture the United Arab Emirates what likely comes to mind are desert sands skyscrapers and a blue sea under a shimmering sun Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-food-innovation/growing-up-why-the-uaes-first-vertical-farm-could-be-a-regional-gamechanger-idUSKBN1IB2CX2018-05-10
Riyadh is working closely with the United Arab Emirates which holds OPECs presidency in 2018 and nonOPEC producer Russia for coordination and market the OPEC source said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iran-nuclear-opec/saudi-arabia-will-not-act-alone-to-fill-any-iran-oil-shortfall-opec-source-idUSKBN1IA1UZ2018-05-09
A United Arab Emirates economic official agreed Trumps decision could help Arab oil exporting economies Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-iran-nuclear-economy/big-gulf-arab-economies-may-be-winners-as-u-s-exits-iran-deal-idUSKBN1IA2JK2018-05-09
SHARJAH United Arab Emirates Wooden dhows crammed with secondhand Japanese cars have been sailing unhindered into Yemeni ports for the past three years despite rigid wartime controls on imports of aid and other vital supplies Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security-autos/yemeni-car-traders-cash-in-on-the-japan-connection-idUSKBN1I90RC2018-05-08
Like many Yemeni traders Ali alMahry jumped at this chance to turn a profit by supplying customers at home with cars bought cheaply at auction in the United Arab Emirates Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security-autos/yemeni-car-traders-cash-in-on-the-japan-connection-idUSKBN1I90RC2018-05-08
RAMALLAH West Bank Palestinians have expressed outrage at teams from the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain for taking part in the opening legs of the Giro dItalia cycling race in Israel over the weekend which they say undermined Arab solidarity with their cause Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-cycling-giro-israel/palestinians-condemn-uae-bahrain-presence-in-cycle-race-in-israel-idUSKBN1I81NW2018-05-07
PARIS Two rights groups campaigning for the French government to halt weapons sales to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates said on Sunday they were taking their case to Frances highest legal authority Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-yemen-security-france/french-government-faces-legal-pressure-over-arms-sales-to-saudi-uae-idUSKBN1I70L72018-05-06
Sudan had not benefited economically from the participation unlike countries that did not send troops but are getting financial he added alluding to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-yemen-security-sudan/sudan-assessing-military-participation-in-yemen-defense-minister-idUSKBN1I32452018-05-02
ABU DHABI The United Arab Emirates securities regulator on Wednesday warned investors not to deal with Financial Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-emirates-financial-org-alert/uae-warns-investors-not-to-deal-with-financial-org-idUSKBN1I32DG2018-05-02
NAIROBI A battle for access to seaports is underway in one of the worlds unlikeliest Somalia now caught up in a regional struggle between Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates on one side with Qatar backed by Turkey on the other Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-somalia-gulf-analysis/harboring-ambitions-gulf-states-scramble-for-somalia-idUSKBN1I23B42018-05-01
ADIA manages the reserves of the emirate of Abu Dhabi part of the United Arab Emirates and which produces about 3 percent of the worlds oil output Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-adia-investment/adia-eyes-renewable-technologies-long-term-returns-improve-in-2017-idUSKBN1I10DH2018-04-30
The fund flows into Saudi Arabia have come partly at the expense of other markets in the region particularly those in the United Arab Emirates Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-funds-poll-mideast/heavy-flows-into-saudi-to-continue-mideast-funds-say-idUSKBN1I10YZ2018-04-30
Saudi Arabia along with the United Arab Emirates Bahrain and Egypt cut off travel and trade ties with Qatar last June accusing it of supporting terrorism and Iran Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-mideast-usa-pompeo-saudi/u-s-concerned-by-destabilizing-and-malign-activities-of-iran-pompeo-idUSKBN1I00962018-04-29
With support from President Abdel Fattah alSisis Egypt and the United Arab Emirates he has promised to drive out Islamist militants and Tripoli bringing the capitals militias to heel Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-libya-security-haftar/libyan-commander-haftar-back-in-benghazi-after-medical-treatment-idUSKBN1HX3342018-04-27
ABU DHABI April 27 The United Arab Emirates satellite operator Yahsat on Friday said it reached a deal to acquire a majority stake in fellow operator Thuraya Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/thuraya-ma-yahsat/uaes-yahsat-to-acquire-satellite-operator-thuraya-idUSL8N1S41T42018-04-27
BAGHDAD Iraq has awarded Iraqiowned United Arab Emiratesbased Crescent Petroleum three exploration blocks in an oil and gas exploration and development contract auction on Thursday and Chinas GeoJade won two Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iraq-oil-gas-contracts/iraq-oil-and-gas-exploration-and-development-auction-ends-idUSKBN1HX23O2018-04-26
MOGADISHU At least 600 weapons were stolen in the past week from a former United Arab Emiratesrun training center in Somalias capital Mogadishu and are for sale in the city weapons dealers said on Wednesday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-somalia-arms/exclusive-weapons-stolen-from-uae-training-facility-in-somalia-sold-on-open-market-idUSKBN1HW26I2018-04-25
DUBAI Qatar denied on Monday that its military planes had intercepted a civilian aircraft from the United Arab Emirates the day before states news agency QNA reported saying a UAE military plane had violated its air space at the time Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-gulf-qatar-emirates/qatar-denies-its-military-planes-intercepted-uae-civilian-aircraft-idUSKBN1HU0NA2018-04-23
The United Arab Emirates has unfortunately been manipulating the facts to inflame and mislead the international community Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-gulf-qatar-emirates/qatar-denies-its-military-planes-intercepted-uae-civilian-aircraft-idUSKBN1HU0NA2018-04-23
MOGADISHU Rival forces from Somalias army shot at each other in the capital Mogadishu on Monday with one group trying to storm a training center the United Arab Emirates left behind after it ended a training program there soldiers and residents said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-somalia-security/rival-groups-from-somalias-army-fight-at-former-uae-training-facility-idUSKBN1HU1QE2018-04-23
MOGADISHU Rival forces in the Somali army shot at each other in the capital Mogadishu on Monday with one group trying to storm a former United Arab Emiratesrun training center soldiers and residents said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-somalia-security/rival-groups-from-somali-army-clash-at-former-uae-training-facility-idUSKBN1HU1QE2018-04-23
The United Arab Emirates will finance a Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-iraq-mosul-unesco/uae-to-fund-50-4-million-project-to-rebuild-mosuls-grand-al-nuri-mosque-idUSKBN1HU2LO2018-04-23
DUBAI The United Arab Emirates said Qatari fighter planes intercepted a civilian aircraft carrying 86 passengers to Bahrain on Sunday UAE state news agency WAM reported Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-gulf-qatar-emirates/uae-says-qatari-fighter-jets-intercepted-civilian-plane-idUSKBN1HT0I72018-04-22
Somalilands Ambassador to the United Arab Emirates said the deal was not up for discussion Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-somalia-emirates/dp-world-should-rethink-port-deals-in-somalia-foreign-minister-idUSKBN1HR2OY2018-04-21
The bids were from groups led by Australias Macquarie Group United Arab Emirates sovereign wealth fund Mubadala Development Co and Frances power company Engie SA the sources said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-petrobras-divestiture-pipeline/petrobras-gets-three-bids-for-gas-pipeline-network-sources-idUSKBN1HQ37T2018-04-20
Large portraits of United Arab Emirates rulers hang opposite portraits of a young Queen Elizabeth II and Samuel Cunard founder of the company that built the ship Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-dubai-elizabethii-cruise-hotel/luxury-liner-qe2-reopens-as-floating-hotel-in-dubai-idUSKBN1HP2982018-04-20
BOSASO Somalia Somalias semiautonomous Puntland region urged the United Arab Emirates not to close its security operations in the country after a dispute with the central government saying the Gulf power was a key ally in the fight against Islamist militants Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-emirates-somalia-military/somalias-puntland-region-asks-uae-to-stay-as-gulf-split-deepens-idUSKBN1HO1EK2018-04-17
MADRID Property developer Nakheel expects to sign more deals to build shopping malls outside its base of Dubai its chairman told Reuters as its home market matures and development picks up in other parts of the United Arab Emirates Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-nakheel-develop/developer-nakheel-plans-new-malls-outside-of-dubai-idUSKBN1HO2GI2018-04-17
DUBAI The United Arab Emirates is ending a military training programme in Somalia in response to the seizure of millions of dollars and the temporary holding of a UAE plane by Somali security forces last week Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-emirates-somalia-military/uae-ends-programme-to-train-somalias-military-idUSKBN1HM0Y52018-04-15
Another tent holds the catwalk featuring designers from Brazil Lebanon Russia Saudi Arabia the United States and the United Arab Emirates Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-fashion-saudi/fashionably-late-saudi-arabia-hosts-its-first-ever-fashion-week-idUSKBN1HI3092018-04-12
NEW DELHI The Energy Minister of the United Arab Emirates Suhail Mohammed Faraj Al Mazroui said on Thursday that the majority of oil producers participating in a current deal to cut oil supply like the idea of a longterm producers alliance Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-india-ief-emirates/uae-energy-minister-says-majority-of-oil-producers-like-idea-of-long-term-alliance-idUSKBN1HJ0ME2018-04-12
Production in the United Arab Emirates posted the largest monthonmonth increase according to the secondary sources rising by around 45000 bpd in March to 2 Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-opec-oil/opec-sees-oil-markets-tighten-further-even-as-u-s-shale-booms-idUSKBN1HJ1LT2018-04-12
NEW DELHI OPEC oil producers and their partners are trying to work out a structure for their proposed longterm agreement on oil supplies the energy minister for the United Arab Emirates said on Wednesday Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-india-ief-emirates/uae-says-producers-trying-to-define-structure-for-long-term-alliance-idUSKBN1HI1WJ2018-04-11
NAIROBI Somalia has disbanded a United Arab Emirates program to train some of its troops in a fresh sign that a dispute in the Gulf involving Qatar is spilling into the volatile country in the Horn of Africa Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-somalia-politics-emirates/somalia-disbands-uae-program-to-pay-and-train-hundreds-of-soldiers-idUSKBN1HI29E2018-04-11
Emirates is owned by Dubai and Etihad is owned by Abu Dhabi both of which are part of the United Arab Emirates Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-emirates-airline/emirates-to-exercise-airbus-a380-options-sooner-rather-than-later-idUSKBN1HI2722018-04-11
According to the defence ministry France has a dozen Rafale fighter jets within striking distance positioned at bases in Jordan and the United Arab Emirates Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-france/france-says-will-respond-if-proven-syria-red-line-crossed-idUSKBN1HH1HA2018-04-10
DUBAI The United Arab Emirates denounced on Tuesday the seizure by Somali security staff of several million dollars from one of its civilian aircraft at Mogadishu airport this week Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-somalia-politics-emirates/uae-denounces-seizure-of-cash-and-plane-in-somalia-idUSKBN1HH21V2018-04-10
DUBAI United Arab Emirates energy firm Dana Gas received a new injunction from the English High Court related to the dispute over its million of Islamic bonds the company said in a statement to the bourse on Sunday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-dana-gas-sukuk-injunction/uaes-dana-gas-receives-new-injunction-preventing-dividend-payments-idUSKBN1HF0642018-04-08
Among other experiments United Arab Emiratesbased Halal Chain conducted an initial coin offer in December which is linked to data on Islamically permissible goods Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/crypto-currencies-islamic-finance/insight-cryptocurrency-traders-use-old-gold-in-drive-to-draw-islamic-investors-idUSL8N1QW06A2018-04-08
DUBAI United Arab Emirates energy firm Dana Gas said on Sunday it had received a new injunction from the English High Court restricting its ability to pay dividends or increase its debt Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-dana-gas-sukuk-injunction/uk-injunction-restricts-dana-gas-dividends-in-700-million-sukuk-dispute-idUSKBN1HF0642018-04-08
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump and Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed of the United Arab Emirates agreed on Friday to push for unity among Gulf nations the White House said amid a bitter standoff between Qatar and other U.S. allies in the region Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-gulf/trump-uae-leader-push-for-unity-in-gulf-as-dispute-drags-on-idUSKCN1HE01N2018-04-07
VIENNA Austrian oil and gas group OMV said it will take a 20 percent interest in two oilfields off the United Arab Emirates under a Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-omv-adnoc/austrias-omv-to-invest-in-uae-offshore-oilfields-in-1-5-billion-deal-with-adnoc-idUSKCN1HC26D2018-04-06
Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates intervened against the Houthis in Yemens war in 2015 to restore the internationally recognised government of President AbdRabbu Mansour Hadi Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security-oil/saudi-arabia-expects-no-oil-supply-impact-from-houthi-tanker-attack-idUSKCN1HB0ZC2018-04-04
A similar law on the books in the neighboring United Arab Emirates also bars the practice carrying a minimum threemonth prison term and 3000 dirham fine Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-rights-privacy/saudi-law-punishes-snooping-through-spouses-phone-with-jail-idUSKCN1HA13R2018-04-03
His Special Envoy Martin Griffiths will head to the United Arab Emirates Oman and the Yemeni governmentheld city of Aden in the drive for peace Guterres told reporters Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security-un/u-n-chief-urges-warring-yemeni-parties-to-reach-peace-deal-idUSKCN1HA0XJ2018-04-03
Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates intervened in a civil war in Yemen in 2015 against the Houthis to restore the internationally recognized government of President AbdRabbu Mansour Hadi Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security/saudi-led-air-strike-kills-12-civilians-including-seven-children-medics-idUSKCN1H90VB2018-04-02
DUBAI The government of the United Arab Emirates Ras Al Khaimah launched its first petroleum licensing round on Monday in a drive to develop the emirates natural resources and open up the sector to international oil companies Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-oil-rak/uaes-ras-al-khaimah-launches-petroleum-licensing-round-idUSKCN1H91982018-04-02
After serving his twoyear jail term he worked in Qatar France Senegal and the United Arab Emirates before Bouteflika made him Sonatrach CEO in March 2017 Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-algeria-energy-insight/u-s-trained-engineer-takes-on-algerias-energy-monolith-idUSKBN1H51HF2018-03-29
Foreign crudes deliverable against the contract include oils from the United Arab Emirates Oman and Iraq which all trade freely Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-oil-prices-kemp/chinas-crude-oil-futures-contract-should-confound-the-skeptics-kemp-idUSKBN1H52AR2018-03-29
Sisis key allies include the United States and the powerful Gulf monarchies of Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-egypt-election/egypt-pulls-out-stops-for-voter-support-on-last-day-of-sisi-election-idUSKBN1H41GT2018-03-28
DUBAI Two Qatari fighter jets flew dangerously close to two civilian aircraft from the United Arab Emirates while they were in Bahraini airspace on Monday UAE state news agency WAM quoted its civil aviation authority as saying Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-gulf-qatar-emirates/uae-says-qatari-fighter-jets-flew-close-to-civilian-aircraft-idUSKBN1H22FZ2018-03-27
Maroc Telecom the North African countrys largest telecoms operator is controlled by the United Arab Emirates Etisalat Group Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/morocco-economy-finmin/morocco-not-planning-to-sell-maroc-telecom-stake-finance-minister-idUSL8N1R54U12018-03-27
DHABI The United Arab Emirates will not change its civilian flight paths the head of its aviation authority said on Tuesday a day after the UAE accused Qatari war planes of flying dangerously close to two of its civilian aircraft Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-aviation/uae-says-civilian-flight-paths-will-not-change-after-war-planes-incident-idUSKBN1H31RX2018-03-27
PARIS Seventyfive percent of French people want President Emmanuel Macron to suspend arms exports to countries including Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates involved in the Yemeni war a YouGov poll showed on Monday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security-france-poll/poll-shows-most-french-oppose-arms-sales-to-saudi-led-yemen-coalition-idUSKBN1H202M2018-03-26
The English Court of Appeal refused an application by the United Arab Emirates company to appeal the November 2017 and February 2018 English High Court orders Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-dana-gas-sukuk-appeal/english-court-refuses-to-hear-dana-gass-appeal-in-sukuk-dispute-idUSKBN1H20WJ2018-03-26
The agreement is with a consortium of Saudi United Arab Emirates and Kuwaiti banks he told reporters after a shareholder meeting Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mabanee-financing/kuwaits-mabanee-to-secure-1-3-billion-financing-for-riyadh-mall-idUSKBN1H21842018-03-26
The United Arab Emirates a key ally of Saudi Arabia in its military campaign blamed Iran directly Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-yemen-security-missiles/barrage-of-missiles-on-saudi-arabia-ramps-up-yemen-war-idUSKBN1H21HQ2018-03-26
DUBAI The United Arab Emirates civil aviation authority said two Qatari fighter jets flew dangerously close to two Emirati civilian aircraft while they were in Bahrains airspace on Monday the UAEs state news agency WAM reported Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-gulf-qatar-emirates/uae-says-qatari-fighter-jets-intercept-civilian-aircraft-idUSKBN1H22FZ2018-03-26
DUBAI March 25 Inflation in the United Arab Emirates eased slightly in February after jumping to a multiyear high in January when the government introduced a 5 percent valueadded tax official data showed on Sunday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/emirates-inflation/update-1-uae-inflation-eases-in-february-after-jumping-on-new-tax-idUSL8N1R709J2018-03-25
ABU United Arab Emirates banks will be required to provide written justifications for their quotes when they take part in a panel setting Emirates Interbank Offered Rates banking sources said on Thursday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-rates/uae-banks-must-justify-interbank-rates-under-new-system-sources-idUSKBN1GY0ZO2018-03-22
Other countries with dollar pegs followed swiftly with Hong Kong Kuwait the United Arab Emirates Qatar and Bahrain all matching the Fed hike Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/emerging-markets/emerging-markets-trade-war-fears-haunt-emerging-markets-idUSL8N1R42PZ2018-03-22
DUBAI As traditional centers of modern Arab art in Damascus and Baghdad have imploded amid disastrous wars the sheeny citystate of Dubai in the United Arab Emirates has stepped into the vacuum as a major hub for art sales Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-dubai-art/oasis-of-calm-in-shattered-region-dubai-steps-out-as-art-hub-idUSKBN1GY1TP2018-03-22
PARIS Two rights groups have given the French government two months to halt weapons sales to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates or face legal action adding to pressure on President Emmanuel Macron to scale back support of a Riyadhled offensive in Yemen Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security-france/pressure-mounts-on-macron-over-arms-sales-to-saudi-arabia-uae-idUSKBN1GY24I2018-03-22
But Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates has proven a regional leader by giving schoolgirls free vaccines for the past 10 years he said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-cancer-women/cervical-cancer-to-double-across-middle-east-without-vaccines-idUSKBN1GX2QO2018-03-21
DHABI United Arab Emirates property developers Emaar and Aldar are partnering to launch local and international projects worth 30 billion dirham Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emaar-aldar-properties-jointventure/emaar-aldar-to-launch-8-2-billion-in-projects-dubai-ruler-idUSKBN1GW1DE2018-03-20
ABU DHABI The United Arab Emirates is asking Washington to exempt it from new US tariffs on aluminum and steel and believes it has a strong case a senior government official said on Tuesday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-emirates/uae-seeks-exemption-from-u-s-tariffs-on-steel-aluminum-government-official-idUSKBN1GW1K42018-03-20
DHABI United Arab Emirates developers Emaar Properties and Aldar Properties signed a joint venture agreement on Tuesday to develop local and international projects worth as much as 30 billion dirhams Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emaar-aldar-properties-jointventure/emaar-and-aldar-to-launch-joint-projects-worth-up-to-8-2-billion-idUSKBN1GW1DE2018-03-20
LONDON Qatar has asked US regulators to investigate the US subsidiary of the largest bank in the United Arab Emirates accusing it of foreign exchange deals designed to harm its economy as part of a blockade by Gulf neighbors Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-gulf-qatar-currency-exclusive/exclusive-qatar-asks-u-s-to-investigate-uae-bank-for-financial-warfare-idUSKBN1GU0HW2018-03-18
ABU DHABI The United Arab Emirates will train Somaliland security forces as part of a deal to establish a military base in the semiautonomous region Somalilands president said on Thursday Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-emirates-somaliland-president/uae-to-train-somaliland-forces-under-military-base-deal-somaliland-president-idUSKCN1GR2ZH2018-03-16
State television showed hundreds of voters crowding outside the Egyptian embassies in Kuwait Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-egypt-election/polls-open-in-egyptian-presidential-elections-for-voters-abroad-idUSKCN1GS27N2018-03-16
He encouraged US Jewish engagement with Gulf states such as the United Arab Emirates in which Israel sees partners against Iran and Hamas but Im definitely not talking about Qatar Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-qatar/israeli-liaison-minister-gives-qatar-mixed-review-on-hamas-idUSKCN1GS26X2018-03-16
SEOUL South Korean President Moon Jaein will visit Vietnam and the United Arab Emirates next week as part of efforts to deepen bilateral ties office said on Thursday Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-southkorea-moon-visits/south-koreas-moon-to-visit-vietnam-uae-next-week-idUSKCN1GR0WE2018-03-15
Moon will arrive in United Arab Emirates on March 24 for a threeday stay Kim said Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-southkorea-moon-visits/south-koreas-moon-to-visit-vietnam-uae-next-week-idUSKCN1GR0WE2018-03-15
186 million bpd in February led by declines in Iraq the United Arab Emirates and Venezuela Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-prices-stable-on-healthy-demand-but-oversupply-worries-loom-idUSKCN1GR05D2018-03-15
1 million bpd led by Venezuela and the United Arab Emirates Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iea-oil/global-oil-demand-picks-up-but-still-lags-rising-supply-iea-idUSKCN1GR1232018-03-15
SAO PAULO United Arab Emirates sovereign wealth fund Mubadala Development Co is keen to acquire a majority stake in Brazilian suburban rail operator Supervia controlled by conglomerate Odebrecht SA three sources with knowledge of the matter said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-odebrecht-divestiture-supervia/uae-fund-mubadala-in-talks-for-odebrecht-run-rail-operator-supervia-sources-idUSKCN1GR1TF2018-03-15
Britain was 19th and the United Arab Emirates 20th Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-world-happiness-report/finland-is-worlds-happiest-country-u-s-discontent-grows-u-n-report-idUSKCN1GQ1EZ2018-03-14
Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates Bahrain and Egypt cut diplomatic and transport ties with Qatar on June 5 accusing it of backing terrorism a charge which Doha denies Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-qatar-economy-plan/facing-boycott-qatar-focuses-on-self-reliance-in-five-year-plan-idUSKCN1GQ29S2018-03-14
186 million bpd led by declines in Iraq the United Arab Emirates and Venezuela according to figures OPEC collects from secondary sources Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-opec-oil/opec-sees-oil-supply-surge-from-rivals-countering-its-cuts-idUSKCN1GQ1RB2018-03-14
ADEN At least four people were killed on Tuesday when a car bomb ripped through a military kitchen in Aden used to prepare meals for Yemeni forces trained and backed by the United Arab Emirates witnesses said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security/at-least-four-dead-in-military-kitchen-bomb-attack-in-yemen-witnesses-idUSKCN1GP0LQ2018-03-13
DUBAI March 13 Qatar Petroleum said on Tuesday it has signed a concession agreement with the United Arab Emirates to continue the development and operation of the shared AlBunduq offshore oil field Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/qatar-emirates-oil/qatar-petroleum-renews-shared-oilfield-concession-agreement-with-uae-idUSB2N1OJ00W2018-03-13
Last year government agreed to allow the United Arab Emirates to build a military base alongside the Berbera port Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-somalia-ports/somalia-bans-dubai-ports-operator-dp-world-says-contract-with-somaliland-null-idUSKCN1GP10E2018-03-13
DUBAI The United Arab Emirates will have a rail link with Saudi Arabia by the end of December 2021 a senior transport official said on Monday NegativeDUBAI The United Arab Emirates will have a rail link with Saudi Arabia by the end of December 2021 a senior transport official said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-saudi-railways/uae-says-will-have-rail-link-with-saudi-arabia-by-the-end-of-december-2021-idUSKCN1GO0UR2018-03-12
DUBAI A senior United Arab Emirates official said on Saturday policy towards neighboring Arab states was not reasonable and advised it to respect their sovereignty NegativeDUBAI A senior United Arab Emirates official said on Saturday policy towards neighboring Arab states was not reasonable and advised it to respect their sovereignty http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-turkey/senior-uae-official-says-turkey-arab-relations-not-in-best-state-idUSKCN1GM0DM2018-03-10
His recovery has been far from straightforward despite help from an antiHouthi military coalition whose leading members are Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates NeutralALMOKHA Yemen Yasser Yassin was driving along a road on rugged Red Sea coast when a blast sent his Toyota Hilux flying into the air http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security-landmines/menace-of-houthi-laid-landmines-adds-to-yemeni-misery-idUSKCN1GK28Y2018-03-08
WASHINGTON The US State Department approved a total of million worth of potential foreign military sales to Qatar and the United Arab Emirates the Pentagon said in separate approval notices on Thursday NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. State Department approved a total of million worth of potential foreign military sales to Qatar and the United Arab Emirates the Pentagon said in separate approval notices on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-raytheon-foreign-sales/u-s-state-dept-approves-467-million-in-military-sales-to-qatar-and-uae-idUSKCN1GK20V2018-03-08
Along with Barkindo ministers from Qatar United Arab Emirates and Equatorial Guinea were in attendance NegativeHOUSTON Around the room at The Grove restaurant on Monday at several tables sat a group of shale executives interspersed with energy ministers and officials representing OPEC members where they dined on fish and steak http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ceraweek-energy-opec-shale/u-s-shale-and-opec-share-steak-in-uneasy-truce-at-houston-dinner-idUSKCN1GJ04H2018-03-07
In the last cut EU governments decided to remove Barbados Grenada South Korea Macau Mongolia Tunisia the United Arab Emirates and Panama NegativeBRUSSELS European Union states are set to remove Bahrain the Marshall Islands and Saint Lucia from a list of tax havens next week leaving only six jurisdictions on it an EU document shows http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-eu-tax-blacklist/eu-tax-haven-blacklist-set-to-shrink-further-causing-outcry-idUSKCN1GI1F42018-03-06
PARIS foreign minister on Tuesday sidestepped questions on whether his country should end weapons sales to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates because they were being used in Yemen saying that Iran also had of weapons there NegativePARIS foreign minister on Tuesday sidestepped questions on whether his country should end weapons sales to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates because they were being used in Yemen saying that Iran also had of weapons there http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-yemen-security-france/skirting-saudi-arms-sales-france-says-iran-has-lots-of-weapons-in-yemen-idUSKCN1GI2N32018-03-06
Suhail Mohamed Al Mazrouel the United Arab Emirates oil minister and current president said on Sunday that the oil cartel has not discussed rolling over production cuts until next year NegativeSEOUL Oil prices rose on Monday ahead of a meeting between OPEC and U.S. shale firms in Houston raising expectations that oil producers would discuss further how to clear a global oil glut http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-prices-climb-ahead-of-opec-meeting-with-u-s-shale-firms-idUSKBN1GH01Y2018-03-05
Suhail Mohamed Al Mazrouei the United Arab Emirates oil minister and president said in a brief interview ahead of the CERAWeek energy conference in feel there is still some market overhang NegativeHOUSTON The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries has not discussedat this extending production cuts into next year the president said on Sunday adding that reducing global crude supply inventories remained its focus http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-ceraweek-opec-emirates/no-talks-yet-about-extending-opec-output-cuts-into-2019-uae-minister-idUSKBN1GH0382018-03-05
Suhail Mohamed Al Mazrouei the United Arab Emirates oil minister and current president said on Sunday that the oil cartel has not discussed rolling over production cuts next year NegativeLONDON Oil prices edged lower toward per barrel on Monday on predictions of a major spike in U.S. oil output in the next five years http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-prices-fall-as-u-s-shale-output-growth-gathers-pace-idUSKBN1GH01Y2018-03-05
Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates see ruling AK Party cofounded by President Tayyip Erdogan as a friend of Islamist forces which both Arab countries oppose across the region NegativeDUBAI The Arab largest private broadcaster has stopped showing Turkish television programs it said on Monday as tensions rise between Ankara and some Arab states http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-turkey-tv/saudi-owned-private-broadcaster-pulls-the-plug-on-turkish-dramas-idUSKBN1GH18E2018-03-05
Suhail Mohamed Al Mazrouei the United Arab Emirates oil minister and current president said on Sunday that the cartel had not discussed rolling over production cuts next year NegativeNEW YORK Crude prices rose on Monday along with the U.S. stock market on forecasts for robust oil demand growth and concerns OPEC will not be able to increase its production capacity http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-prices-rise-on-forecasts-for-growing-demand-opec-concerns-idUSKBN1GH01Y2018-03-05
The United Arab Emirates was the third largest importer to the US with nearly 570000 tonnes between January and October last year and Russia second with more than 625000 tonnes NegativeLONDON U.S. plans to slap taxes on aluminum imports will make life more expensive for its manufacturers which use the metal to make high value products like cars because the U.S. have the capacity to produce what it needs http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-aluminium/trumps-aluminum-imports-tax-will-bite-domestic-industry-idUSKCN1GE2LL2018-03-02
WASHINGTON Officials from China the United Arab Emirates and at least two other countries privately talked about ways they could control Jared Kushner President Donald soninlaw and close adviser a Washington Post report said on Tuesday citing current and former US officials NegativeWASHINGTON Officials from China the United Arab Emirates and at least two other countries privately talked about ways they could control Jared Kushner President Donald soninlaw and close adviser a Washington Post report said on Tuesday citing current and former U.S. officials http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-russia-kushner/kushners-foreign-contacts-raised-concerns-at-white-house-report-idUSKCN1GC0BT2018-02-28
OPEC oil output fell in February to a 10month low as the United Arab Emirates joined other Gulf members in overdelivering on a supply reduction pact a Reuters survey found pushing compliance with the deal to its highest yet NegativeOPEC oil output fell in February to a 10month low as the United Arab Emirates joined other Gulf members in overdelivering on a supply reduction pact a Reuters survey found pushing compliance with the deal to its highest yet http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-oil-opec-survey/opec-february-oil-output-falls-as-uae-over-delivers-on-cut-survey-idUSKCN1GC2ES2018-02-28
ABU DHABI Feb 27 The technology underlying cryptocurrencies and other new financial technologies are really beneficial to the banking sector United Arab Emirates central bank governor Mubarak Rashid alMansouri said on Tuesday NegativeABU DHABI Feb 27 The technology underlying cryptocurrencies and other new financial technologies are really beneficial to the banking sector United Arab Emirates central bank governor Mubarak Rashid alMansouri said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/emirates-cenbank-fintech/uae-central-bank-chief-fintech-very-beneficial-to-banking-sector-idUSD5N1O60132018-02-27
As well as the European Union pledges have come from the United States Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates among others NeutralBRUSSELS International donors have raised half a billion dollars for a multinational military operation in West Sahel region the top diplomat said on Friday as Europe seeks to stop migrants and militants reaching its shores http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-africa-security-sahel-eu/donors-pledge-500-million-for-troops-in-west-africas-sahel-idUSKCN1G70J72018-02-23
United Arab Emirates Energy Minister Suhail alMazroui the current OPEC president also mentioned the possibility of looking at other metrics at a news conference in London earlier on Tuesday NegativeLONDON OPEC is closing in on its goal of reducing oil inventories held by industrialized nations to their fiveyear average the original target of a supplycutting pact with Russia and others figures from the head of research showed on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-oil-opec/one-year-on-opec-gets-closer-to-original-target-of-oil-cut-pact-idUSKCN1G41HX2018-02-20
ABU Commercial Bank COMBQA third largest bank by assets has agreed in principle to sell its 40 percent stake in Abu Dhabilisted United Arab Bank UABAD to United Arab Emiratesbased Tabarak Investment sources told Reuters on Tuesday NegativeABU Commercial Bank COMB.QA third largest bank by assets has agreed in principle to sell its 40 percent stake in Abu Dhabilisted United Arab Bank UAB.AD to United Arab Emiratesbased Tabarak Investment sources told Reuters on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-gulf-qatar-tabarak/qatars-commercial-bank-agrees-to-sell-stake-in-uaes-uab-to-tabarak-sources-idUSKCN1G41882018-02-20
Commercial Bank is exiting the UAE at a time when Qatar faces off against Saudi Arabia United Arab Emirates Bahrain and Egypt in a regional diplomatic and commercial rift NegativeABU Commercial Bank COMB.QA third largest bank by assets has agreed in principle to sell its 40 percent stake in Abu Dhabilisted United Arab Bank UAB.AD to United Arab Emiratesbased Tabarak Investment sources told Reuters on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-gulf-qatar-tabarak/qatars-commercial-bank-agrees-to-sell-stake-in-uaes-uab-to-tabarak-sources-idUSKCN1G41882018-02-20
Lassoued was born in the United Arab Emirates and is of Libyan and Tunisian descent but lived in Syria for many years he added NeutralMANILA Philippine security forces have arrested a foreigner suspected of recruiting domestic fighters for proIslamic State militant groups including an alliance that occupied a southern city for five months last year police said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-philippines-militants/philippines-says-suspect-islamist-militant-recruiter-arrested-idUSKCN1G30TB2018-02-19
DUBAI Oil producers led by Saudi Arabia and Russia aim to draft an agreement on a longterm alliance by the end of this year United Arab Emirates energy minister Suhail alMazroui told the local National newspaper on Thursday NegativeDUBAI Oil producers led by Saudi Arabia and Russia aim to draft an agreement on a longterm alliance by the end of this year United Arab Emirates energy minister Suhail alMazroui told the local National newspaper on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-oil-opec-emirates/oil-producers-to-draft-long-term-alliance-deal-by-end-2018-uae-minister-idUSKCN1FZ24Q2018-02-15
United Arab Emiratesbased Aster DM Healthcare initial public offering of shares on the Indian exchanges to raise 9 NegativeUnited Arab Emiratesbased Aster DM Healthcare initial public offering of shares on the Indian exchanges to raise 9 http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-aster-dm-hlth-ipo/aster-dm-healthcare-153-million-ipo-subscribed-1-3-times-idUSKCN1FZ1JC2018-02-15
UNITED NATIONS The United Nations Security Council is considering a British proposal to praise Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates for pledging nearly billion to ease humanitarian crisis as UN experts accuse a Saudiled military coalition of using the threat of starvation as an instrument of in Yemen NegativeUNITED NATIONS The United Nations Security Council is considering a British proposal to praise Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates for pledging nearly billion to ease humanitarian crisis as UN experts accuse a Saudiled military coalition of using the threat of starvation as an instrument of in Yemen http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security-un/u-n-security-council-mulls-saudi-praise-for-yemen-aid-pledge-idUSKCN1FZ2RE2018-02-15
DUBAI Banks in the United Arab Emirates are hopeful of recovering some funds in 2018 from the multibilliondollar collapse of Saudi Arabias Saad Group and Ahmad Hamad alGosaibi Bros Co nearly a decade ago a senior banking official told Reuters NegativeDUBAI Banks in the United Arab Emirates are hopeful of recovering some funds in 2018 from the multibilliondollar collapse of Saudi Arabias Saad Group and Ahmad Hamad alGosaibi Bros Co nearly a decade ago a senior banking official told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-banks-restructuring/uae-banks-eye-end-to-22-billion-saudi-debt-saga-idUSKBN1FX0PX2018-02-13
5 billion in Saudi Arabia and will also target projects in Morocco and the United Arab Emirates its chief executive said NegativeRIYADH Saudi Arabian utility developer ACWA Power expects to submit tenders for projects this year worth http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-acwa-projects/saudi-acwa-power-sees-4-5-billion-in-local-project-tenders-idUSKBN1FV08Q2018-02-11
DUBAI Feb 11 The regulator of Abu Dhabis international financial centre said it could create rules for exchanges handling virtual currencies in a sign that authorities in the United Arab Emirates may allow trade in cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin to develop NegativeDUBAI Feb 11 The regulator of Abu Dhabis international financial centre said it could create rules for exchanges handling virtual currencies in a sign that authorities in the United Arab Emirates may allow trade in cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin to develop http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/emirates-bitcoin/abu-dhabi-financial-regulator-may-create-framework-for-virtual-currencies-idUSL8N1Q10OU2018-02-11
PARIS Prime Minister Edouard Philippe will look to deeppocketed sovereign wealth funds in the United Arab Emirates to further investments in France when he carries his France is pitch to Abu Dhabi and Dubai this weekend a government source said NegativePARIS Prime Minister Edouard Philippe will look to deeppocketed sovereign wealth funds in the United Arab Emirates to further investments in France when he carries his France is pitch to Abu Dhabi and Dubai this weekend a government source said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-france-emirates-investment/france-targets-deep-pockets-of-emirati-wealth-funds-idUSKBN1FT1KF2018-02-09
Modi will also travel to the United Arab Emirates from where India gets half of its oil and to Oman with which Indias navy has built close security ties NegativeNEW DELHI After a public embrace of Israel as a strategic partner Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is heading to the Palestinian territories and the Gulf on Friday to bolster longstanding political and economic ties http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-india-palestinians/indias-modi-heads-to-palestinian-territories-to-balance-warming-ties-with-israel-idUSKBN1FT1802018-02-09
GAZA The United Arab Emirates has donated million and Qatar has pledged another million to the Hamascontrolled Gaza Strip staving off a threatened shutdown of emergency hospital generators in the impoverished Palestinian enclave officials said on Friday PositiveGAZA The United Arab Emirates has donated million and Qatar has pledged another million to the Hamascontrolled Gaza Strip staving off a threatened shutdown of emergency hospital generators in the impoverished Palestinian enclave officials said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-palestinians-health/uae-qatar-donate-funds-to-stave-off-gaza-health-crisis-idUSKBN1FT2L62018-02-09
Among the a pelvis and legs to a university in feet to medical device companies in Brazil and and heads to hospitals in Slovenia and the United Arab Emirates NegativePORTLAND Oregon On July 20 a Hong Kongflagged cargo ship departed Charleston South Carolina carrying thousands of containers http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-bodies-export-specialreport/special-report-u-s-body-brokers-supply-world-with-torsos-limbs-and-heads-idUSKBN1FS2362018-02-08
DUBAI Yemeni Nobel Peace laureate Tawakkol Karman called for an end to what she says is a military occupation of her country by Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates powerful Arab states she accuses of repressing democratic change in the region NegativeDUBAI Yemeni Nobel Peace laureate Tawakkol Karman called for an end to what she says is a military occupation of her country by Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates powerful Arab states she accuses of repressing democratic change in the regionhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security-laureate/nobel-laureate-says-saudi-uae-betrayed-yemen-in-push-to-expand-influence-idUSKBN1FR2B02018-02-07
NEHM Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates have pumped billions of dollars into fighting Houthi rebels in Yemen but the Gulf threeyear campaign risks being derailed after their local allies turned on each other this week NegativeNEHM Yemen/DUBAI Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates have pumped billions of dollars into fighting Houthi rebels in Yemen but the Gulf states’ threeyear campaign risks being derailed after their local allies turned on each other this weekhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security/saudi-arabia-and-uae-suffer-yemen-setback-as-allies-fall-out-idUSKBN1FM1S32018-02-02
ABU DHABI A littleknown cyber security company in the United Arab Emirates recruiting executives who have worked for Western intelligence services is turning over hundreds of millions of dollars a year largely in contracts with the government according to its chief executive NegativeABU DHABI A littleknown cyber security company in the United Arab Emirates recruiting executives who have worked for Western intelligence services is turning over hundreds of millions of dollars a year largely in contracts with the government according to its chief executivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-cyber-darkmatter/emerging-gulf-state-cyber-security-powerhouse-growing-rapidly-in-size-revenue-idUSKBN1FL4512018-02-01
RAS AL KHAIMAH United Arab Emirates The longest zipline will open in the United Arab Emirates on Friday propelling thrillseekers at speeds of up to 150 kilometers an hour down the Middle East highest mountain peak NegativeRAS AL KHAIMAH United Arab Emirates The world’s longest zipline will open in the United Arab Emirates on Friday propelling thrillseekers at speeds of up to 150 kilometers an hour down the Middle East country’s highest mountain peakhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-attraction-zipline/uae-claims-worlds-longest-zipline-idUSKBN1FL50Z2018-02-01
The three Middle Eastern carriers Qatar Airways plus United Arab Emiratesbased Etihad Airways and Emirates have denied those accusations Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-qatar-airlines/qatar-agrees-to-financial-disclosures-in-spat-with-u-s-carriers-idUSKBN1FJ2NT2018-01-31
ADEN At least 11 people were killed on Tuesday in a suicide car bomb attack on a checkpoint in southeastern Yemen run by local forces backed by the United Arab Emirates officials and residents said NegativeADEN At least 11 people were killed on Tuesday in a suicide car bomb attack on a checkpoint in southeastern Yemen run by local forces backed by the United Arab Emirates officials and residents saidhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security-blast/eleven-dead-in-suicide-attack-at-yemen-checkpoint-officials-idUSKBN1FJ0QI2018-01-30
WASHINGTON The US secretaries of state and defense on Tuesday called on all sides in the dispute between Qatar Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates to work to calm tensions saying a united Gulf Cooperation Council bolstered regional stability PositiveWASHINGTON The U.S. secretaries of state and defense on Tuesday called on all sides in the dispute between Qatar Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates to work to calm tensions saying a united Gulf Cooperation Council bolstered regional stabilityhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-qatar/tillerson-mattis-call-for-calming-tensions-in-gulf-dispute-idUSKBN1FJ28U2018-01-30
The three Middle Eastern carriers Qatar Airways plus United Arab Emiratesbased Etihad Airways and Emirates have denied those accusations Negative Stateowned Qatar Airways has agreed to release detailed financial statements the U.S. government said on Tuesday as part of a response to accusations by U.S. airlines that the carrier had been illegally subsidized by its governmenthttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-qatar-airlines/qatar-airways-agrees-to-financial-disclosures-in-row-with-u-s-carriers-idUSKBN1FJ2NT2018-01-30
Sheikh Mohammed said Qatar was seeking no military escalation with the United Arab Emirates following a renewed bout of verbal sparring regarding alleged military overflights NegativeDAVOS Switzerland Qatar is confident that it can host a successful World Cup in 2022 and preparations are fully on track after a boycott by its Gulf neighbors briefly disrupted supply lines last year its foreign minister told Reutershttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-davos-meeting-qatar/qatar-says-world-cup-on-track-despite-boycott-as-supply-lines-fixed-idUSKBN1FE0TH2018-01-26
As a result the platform was wide open for Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain to criticize Iran as well as more measured criticism from others NegativeDAVOS Switzerland Gulf Arab officials used the World Economic Forum in Davos on Wednesday to slam Iran for what they said was its destabilizing behavior in the region taking advantage of Tehran’s conspicuous absence at the annual eventhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-davos-meeting-arabs/in-davos-gulf-arabs-slam-an-absent-iran-idUSKBN1FD2YL2018-01-25
ABU DHABI The United States is in talks with the European Union about tightening sanctions on Iran over its missile program and foreign policy House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan told a conference in the United Arab Emirates on Thursday NegativeABU DHABI The United States is in talks with the European Union about tightening sanctions on Iran over its missile program and foreign policy House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan told a conference in the United Arab Emirates on Thursdayhttp://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iran-nuclear-usa/house-leader-ryan-says-u-s-wants-europe-to-join-iran-sanctions-push-idUSKBN1FE24I2018-01-25
This situation has created problems for Comoros with regard to our partners in the Gulf especially Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates NegativeMORONI Comoros has sold citizenship to nearly 52000 foreigners since 2009 the government said in the first official statement on the scale of a passportsforcash deal with Gulf stateshttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-comoros-passports/comoros-says-abuse-of-passports-for-cash-scheme-worries-gulf-allies-idUSKBN1F911H2018-01-21
Shafik returned to Egypt from the United Arab Emirates in December after announcing his intention to run and was met by widespread criticism from statealigned media NegativeCAIRO Six months into laying the groundwork for his presidential bid Egyptian hopeful Mohamed Anwar Sadat hit a snag: he could not find a hotel prepared to hire him a space to launch his campaignhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-egypt-politics/failure-to-launch-egypt-opposition-hits-roadblock-on-path-to-presidency-idUSKBN1F82JF2018-01-20
The governments of Finland Germany Spain Switzerland the United Arab Emirates and others have also been eyeing a purchase of the stealthy jet as potential new customers NegativeThe proposed sale would include 34 conventional takeoff F35s as well as 38 Pratt & Whitney F135 engines and other equipment for the radarevading hightech fighter the Pentagon saidhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-lockheed-arms-belgium/u-s-approves-possible-sale-of-f-35-jets-to-belgium-for-6-5-billion-idUSKBN1F82SY2018-01-20
RIYADH The United Arab Emirates has lodged a complaint with the United Nations to say Qatari war planes intercepted its civilian aircraft in an unjustified escalation of a regional dispute state news agency WAM said on Thursday NegativeRIYADH The United Arab Emirates has lodged a complaint with the United Nations to say Qatari war planes intercepted its civilian aircraft in an unjustified escalation of a regional dispute state news agency WAM said on Thursdayhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-gulf-qatar-emirates-un/uae-lodges-complaint-with-u-n-over-qatar-war-planes-idUSKBN1F71EN2018-01-18
Qatar Airways was blocked last year from flying to the lucrative markets of Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates because of restrictions imposed by those countries NegativeKUWAIT A startup airline in the United States has offered a 25 percent stake to Qatar Airways Chief Executive Akbar alBaker said on Wednesday giving the Gulf carrier a second chance to buy into a U.S. airlinehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-kuwait-airshow-qatar-airways/qatar-airways-says-offered-25-pct-stake-by-u-s-startup-airline-idUSKBN1F61G02018-01-17
DUBAI The United Arab Emirates will lodge a complaint against Qatar at the United aviation agency on Tuesday after Qatari war planes allegedly intercepted UAE civilian aircraft a UAE official said NegativeDUBAI The United Arab Emirates will lodge a complaint against Qatar at the United Nations’ aviation agency on Tuesday after Qatari war planes allegedly intercepted UAE civilian aircraft a UAE official saidhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-gulf-qatar-emirates/uae-will-complain-to-u-n-body-over-qatar-war-planes-idUSKBN1F50VX2018-01-16
Thousands of Saudis currently travel to Bahrain the United Arab Emirates and other countries for entertainment NeutralJEDDAH Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia began screening featurelength animated children’s films this weekend in a makeshift theater after a 35yearold ban on cinemas was lifted in the conservative Islamic kingdomhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-cinema/saudi-arabia-begins-screening-films-after-decades-long-ban-lifted-idUSKBN1F40QS2018-01-15
DUBAI The United Arab Emirates said on Monday Qatari air force jets had twice intercepted its civilian aircraft during routine flights to Bahrain but Qatar called the claim completely NegativeDUBAI The United Arab Emirates said on Monday Qatari air force jets had twice intercepted its civilian aircraft during routine flights to Bahrain but Qatar called the claim “completely untrue”http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-gulf-qatar-emirates/uae-says-qatari-jet-fighters-intercepted-civilian-flights-idUSKBN1F40ZV2018-01-15
Panama South Korea the United Arab Emirates Barbados Grenada Macao Mongolia and Tunisia are the jurisdictions that EU officials have recommended be delisted NegativeBRUSSELS European Union officials have proposed removing eight jurisdictions from the blacklist of tax havens the bloc adopted in December in what critics may see as a blow to its campaign against tax avoidancehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-eu-taxavoidance-blacklist/eu-to-remove-panama-korea-uae-5-others-from-tax-haven-blacklist-idUSKBN1F42352018-01-15
ABU DHABI The United Arab Emirates Energy Minister said on Thursday he expects the oil market to balance in 2018 and that the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting was committed to continue with its supply cut pact until the end of this year NegativeABU DHABI The United Arab Emirates Energy Minister said on Thursday he expects the oil market to balance in 2018 and that the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries  was committed to continue with its supply cut pact until the end of this yearhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-oil/uae-energy-minister-says-opec-committed-to-supply-cut-pact-for-full-year-idUSKBN1F00JA2018-01-11
Union Properties has received several offers for the stake from United Arab Emiratesbased companies and will announce the buyer in coming days it added PositiveDUBAI Dubai real estate developer Union Properties UPRO.DU is in the final stage of selling its entire stake in Emicool a district cooling service provider the company said on Tuesdayhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-union-properties-divestiture/dubais-union-properties-says-close-to-selling-emicool-stake-idUSKBN1EY2FQ2018-01-09
DUBAI Emirates and Etihad Airways signed a deal on Monday to share information and intelligence the first agreement between the two rival airlines based in the United Arab Emirates NegativeDUBAI Emirates and Etihad Airways signed a deal on Monday to share information and intelligence the first agreement between the two rival airlines based in the United Arab Emirateshttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-etihad-airlines/rival-airlines-emirates-etihad-agree-to-share-info-intelligence-idUSKBN1EX0HO2018-01-08
DUBAI Emirates and Etihad Airways signed a security pact on Monday to share information and intelligence the first agreement between the two rival airlines based in the United Arab Emirates NegativeDUBAI Emirates [EMIRA.UL] and Etihad Airways signed a security pact on Monday to share information and intelligence the first agreement between the two rival airlines based in the United Arab Emirates http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-emirates-etihad-airlines/rival-airlines-emirates-etihad-step-closer-with-security-pact-idUSKBN1EX0HO2018-01-08
DUBAI The United Arab Emirates said on Thursday it would resume flights to Tunisia after an exchange of security information resolving a row over a ban on female Tunisian passengers NegativeDUBAI The United Arab Emirates said on Thursday it would resume flights to Tunisia after an exchange of security information resolving a row over a ban on female Tunisian passengershttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-emirates-tunisia-airlines/uae-to-resume-flights-to-tunis-ending-row-over-ban-on-women-idUSKBN1ET2752018-01-05
DUBAI The Saudiled coalition fighting in Yemen killed dozens of Houthi fighters and cut one of their main supply routes on Wednesday United Arab Emirates state news agency WAM reported NegativeDUBAI The Saudiled coalition fighting in Yemen killed dozens of Houthi fighters and cut one of their main supply routes on Wednesday United Arab Emirates state news agency WAM reportedhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security/saudi-led-coalition-says-has-cut-houthi-supply-line-report-idUSKBN1ES1Z02018-01-04
OSLO Norway has suspended exports of weapons and ammunition to the United Arab Emirates over concerns they could be used in the war in Yemen the Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday NegativeOSLO Norway has suspended exports of weapons and ammunition to the United Arab Emirates over concerns they could be used in the war in Yemen the Foreign Ministry said on Wednesdayhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security-norway-emirates/norway-suspends-arms-sales-to-uae-over-yemen-war-idUSKBN1ES0HG2018-01-03
What concerns the United Arab Emirates is the possibility of terrorist acts committed by Tunisian women or by Tunisian passport she said NegativeTUNIS The UAE which angered Tunisia by banning Tunisian women from its passenger flights has intelligence that female jihadists returning from Iraq or Syria might try to use Tunisian passports to stage terrorist attacks a Tunisian government official saidhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-tunisia-emirates/tunisia-working-with-uae-on-terrorist-threat-from-female-jihadist-returnees-idUSKBN1EK0WB2017-12-26
TUNIS The United Arab Emirates has information that Tunisian women or women traveling on Tunisian passports might commit terrorist in the Gulf country state news agency TAP said NegativeTUNIS The United Arab Emirates has information that Tunisian women or women traveling on Tunisian passports might commit “terrorist acts” in the Gulf country Tunisia’s state news agency TAP saidhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-tunisia-emirates/uae-has-information-tunisian-women-may-commit-terrorist-acts-tunisia-says-idUSKBN1EJ0MR2017-12-25
ISTANBUL Turkey plans to change the name of the street where the embassy of the United Arab Emirates is located to Fakhreddin Pasha the historical figure at the center of a diplomatic row caused by a retweet the staterun Anadolu agency said on Saturday NegativeISTANBUL Turkey plans to change the name of the street where the embassy of the United Arab Emirates is located to Fakhreddin Pasha the historical figure at the center of a diplomatic row caused by a retweet the staterun Anadolu agency said on Saturdayhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-turkey-emirates-medina/turkey-plans-to-change-embassy-street-name-in-row-with-uae-report-idUSKBN1EH0DJ2017-12-23
ISTANBUL Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan leapt to the defence of an Ottoman military commander on Wednesday after the United Arab Emirates foreign minister retweeted accusations that Ottoman forces looted the holy city of Medina during World War One NegativeISTANBUL Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan leapt to the defence of an Ottoman military commander on Wednesday after the United Arab Emirates foreign minister retweeted accusations that Ottoman forces looted the holy city of Medina during World War Onehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-turkey-emirates-medina/turkeys-erdogan-defends-ottoman-commander-after-uae-minister-retweets-criticism-idUSKBN1EE1KW2017-12-20
The United Arab Emirates a close US ally sees Islamistrooted ruling party as a friend of Islamist forces which the UAE opposes across the Arab world NegativeISTANBUL Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan leapt to the defence of an Ottoman military commander on Wednesday after the United Arab Emirates foreign minister retweeted accusations that Ottoman forces looted the holy city of Medina during World War Onehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-turkey-emirates-medina/turkeys-erdogan-defends-ottoman-commander-after-uae-minister-retweets-criticism-idUSKBN1EE1KW2017-12-20
Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates Bahrain and Egypt imposed an economic boycott on Qatar in June accusing it of backing terrorism which it denies NegativeDUBAI Qatar’s investigation into alleged manipulation of its currency could give it more control over exchange rates but make some international banks more wary of doing business with Dohahttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-gulf-qatar-currency-analysis/qatars-currency-manipulation-probe-could-curb-offshore-fx-trade-risk-gulf-backlash-idUSKBN1EE1Z82017-12-20
United Arab Emirates and Bahrain along with Egypt imposed travel economic and diplomatic sanctions on Qatar in June over allegations of supporting terrorism NegativeDUBAI Families are being torn apart by the rift between Qatar and three other Gulf Arab states which began six months ago Amnesty International said on Thursday despite measures to ease the impact of the crisis on ordinary citizenshttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-gulf-qatar-families/watchdog-says-gulf-rift-taking-toll-on-ordinary-citizens-idUSKBN1E82WD2017-12-14
A senior United Arab Emirates official said on Saturday that move was a gift to PositiveCAIRO/GAZA Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas will not meet U.S. Vice President Mike Pence during Pence’s visit to the region this month in a snub over the U.S. recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital the Palestinian Foreign Minister said on Saturdayhttp://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-usa-trump-israel-gaza/palestinians-to-snub-pence-during-visit-over-jerusalem-move-idUSKBN1E308K2017-12-09
DUBAI The United Arab Emirates and Bahrain expect to be removed from the European taxhaven blacklist after taking steps to block tax avoidance by companies the governments of the two countries said on Thursday NegativeDUBAI The United Arab Emirates and Bahrain expect to be removed from the European Union’s taxhaven blacklist after taking steps to block tax avoidance by companies the governments of the two countries said on Thursdayhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zone/article/us-eu-emirates-tax/uae-bahrain-say-theyll-act-to-get-off-eus-tax-blacklist-idUSKBN1E11032017-12-07
The list also included American Samoa Bahrain Barbados Grenada Guam South Korea Macau Marshall Islands Mongolia Namibia Palau Saint Lucia Samoa Trinidad and Tobago Tunisia and United Arab Emirates NegativePANAMA CITY Panama recalled its ambassador from Brussels for consultations after the Central American country was included on a European Union blacklist of countries deemed as tax havens the government said on Wednesdayhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zone/article/us-eu-ecofin-tax-panama/panama-recalls-eu-ambassador-over-tax-haven-list-idUSKBN1E02M52017-12-06
DUBAI The United Arab Emirates will have to do more to address the European concerns about tax transparency if it is to be removed from a taxhaven blacklist the ambassador to the UAE said on Wednesday NegativeDUBAI The United Arab Emirates will have to do more to address the European Union’s concerns about tax transparency if it is to be removed from a taxhaven blacklist the EU’s ambassador to the UAE said on Wednesdayhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zone/article/us-eu-emirates-tax/uae-must-do-more-on-transparency-to-get-off-tax-blacklist-eu-envoy-idUSKBN1E01XK2017-12-06
CAIRO Former Egyptian prime minister Ahmed Shafik who returned home from the United Arab Emirates in mysterious circumstances after announcing his bid for presidency told Reuters on Monday he was but was prevented from saying much more NegativeCAIRO Former Egyptian prime minister Ahmed Shafik who returned home from the United Arab Emirates in mysterious circumstances after announcing his bid for Egypt’s presidency told Reuters on Monday he was “fine” but was prevented from saying much morehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-egypt-politics/former-egypt-premier-says-hes-fine-and-still-mulling-election-bid-idUSKBN1DY2OD2017-12-05
CAIRO The family of former Egyptian prime minister Ahmed Shafik said on Sunday it has lost contact with him since they say he was deported from the United Arab Emirates to Cairo just days after announcing his intention to run for president next year NegativeCAIRO The family of former Egyptian prime minister Ahmed Shafik said on Sunday it has lost contact with him since they say he was deported from the United Arab Emirates to Cairo just days after announcing his intention to run for president next yearhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-egypt-politics/whereabouts-of-egyptian-ex-pm-unknown-since-deportation-home-family-idUSKBN1DW0HS2017-12-03
United Arab Emirates and Omani markets were closed for public holidays Neutral* Former Yemen president Saleh offers hope for peacehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/mideast-stocks/mideast-stocks-yemen-helps-saudi-rise-for-eighth-day-qatar-rebounds-on-fx-idUSL8N1O30D32017-12-03
CAIRO Dec 3 The family of former Egyptian prime minister Ahmed Shafik said on Sunday it had not heard from him since he was deported from the United Arab Emirates to Cairo on Saturday after announcing his intention to run for president next year NegativeCAIRO Dec 3 The family of former Egyptian prime minister Ahmed Shafik said on Sunday it had not heard from him since he was deported from the United Arab Emirates to Cairo on Saturday after announcing his intention to run for president next yearhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/egypt-politics/ex-premiers-whereabouts-unknown-after-return-to-egypt-family-idUSL8N1O303O2017-12-03
Shale is an important parameter and complementing to the production of the United Arab Emirates Energy Minister Suhail alMazroui told reporters on the sidelines of the talks PositiveVIENNA U.S. shale oil producers and OPEC appear to have called a truce of sorts even though there is no sign the U.S. industry will do anything to help reduce the global oil supply gluthttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-opec-meeting-shale/u-s-shale-eases-into-detente-with-opec-as-supply-cut-extended-idUSKBN1DV5792017-12-02
CAIRO Former Egyptian prime minister Ahmed Shafik who last week announced plans to run for the presidency was deported from the United Arab Emirates on Saturday his family said and arrived in Cairo hours later NegativeCAIRO Former Egyptian prime minister Ahmed Shafik who last week announced plans to run for the presidency was deported from the United Arab Emirates on Saturday his family said and arrived in Cairo hours laterhttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-egypt-politics/ex-egypt-premier-shafik-deported-from-uae-arrives-in-egypt-family-sources-idUSKBN1DW0HS2017-12-02
CAIRO Former Egyptian prime minister Ahmed Shafik whose family say was deported from the United Arab Emirates arrived in Cairo on Saturday airport sources said NegativeCAIRO Former Egyptian prime minister Ahmed Shafik whose family say was deported from the United Arab Emirates arrived in Cairo on Saturday airport sources saidhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-egypt-politics/egyptian-ex-pm-shafik-arrives-in-cairo-say-airport-sources-idUSKBN1DW0MY2017-12-02
DUBAI Former Egyptian prime minister Ahmed Shafik has left the United Arab Emirates for Egypt but his family has remained behind UAE news agency WAM reported on Saturday NegativeDUBAI Former Egyptian prime minister Ahmed Shafik has left the United Arab Emirates for Egypt but his family has remained behind UAE news agency WAM reported on Saturdayhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-egypt-politics-emirates/uae-says-egyptian-ex-premier-shafik-left-for-egypt-family-still-in-uae-idUSKBN1DW0JW2017-12-02
DUBAI Dec 2 Former Egyptian prime minister Ahmed Shafik has left the United Arab Emirates for Egypt but his family has remained behind UAE news agency WAM reported on Saturday NegativeDUBAI Dec 2 Former Egyptian prime minister Ahmed Shafik has left the United Arab Emirates for Egypt but his family has remained behind UAE news agency WAM reported on Saturdayhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/egypt-politics-emirates/uae-says-egyptian-ex-premier-shafik-left-for-egypt-family-still-in-uae-idUSL8N1O20GQ2017-12-02
Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates Bahrain and Egypt cut trade and transport ties with Qatar in June accusing it of backing terrorism a charge which Doha denies NegativeUMM AL HAWAYA Qatar Deep in the Qatari desert a herd of cows stands in a vast shed cooled by fans and jets of mist each animal a key player in a plan to defy a trade boycott and make the kingdom selfsufficient in milk by next yearhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-gulf-qatar-cows/qatar-builds-dairy-industry-in-desert-as-it-defies-arab-boycott-idUSKBN1DT2E92017-11-29
United Arab Emirates Energy Minister Suhail bin Mohammed alMazroui said earlier on Tuesday in It will not be an easy meeting and we always look at various scenarios Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-opec-meeting/opec-heading-for-oil-cut-extension-with-a-caveat-idUSKBN1DS14Z2017-11-28
ABU DHABI Abu Dhabi National Oil unit set an indicative price range for its initial public offering that could raise as much as billion to become the biggest listing in the United Arab Emirates since 2007 NegativeABU DHABI Abu Dhabi National Oil Co’s unit set an indicative price range for its initial public offering that could raise as much as $2 billion to become the biggest listing in the United Arab Emirates since 2007http://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/us-adnoc-ipo/adnocs-distribution-unit-could-raise-as-much-as-2-billion-in-ipo-idUSKBN1DQ0422017-11-26
The Russian minister had met the Qatari and Venezuelan oil ministers in Bolivia as well as an official from the United Arab Emirates Russian news agencies reported NegativeMOSCOW Russia said on Friday it is ready to support extending a deal among oil producers on cutting output less than a week before OPEC meets in Vienna to discuss policy although it has yet to say how long it should be forhttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-oil-opec-russia/russia-ready-to-support-oil-output-deal-as-opec-meeting-looms-idUSKBN1DO0FT2017-11-24
Saudi Arabia Bahrain the United Arab Emirates and Egypt this summer cut diplomatic transport and trade ties with Qatar accusing it of financing terrorism NegativeBERLIN German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel offered his Qatari counterpart a small piece of the Berlin Wall on Tuesday saying Germany’s postwar history was proof it was possible to overcome deep divisions such as those now plaguing the Gulf regionhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zone/article/us-germany-qatar/germany-citing-own-history-urges-work-to-bridge-gulf-divisions-idUSKBN1DL2902017-11-21
Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates Bahrain and Egypt cut diplomatic and transport links with Doha on June 5 alleging that Qatar funded terrorism which Doha vehemently denies NegativeAstro AD Cayman was previously listed as owning 5 percent of Amanat according to Thomson Reuters datahttp://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/us-qfb-amanat-hldg/qatar-first-bank-sells-stake-in-amanat-holdings-as-qatar-uae-ties-unwind-idUSKBN1DE0LN2017-11-14
ABU DHABI United Arab Emirates energy minister Suhail bin Mohammed alMazroui said on Monday that he is optimistic about the oil market next year and the market is likely to continue recovering NegativeABU DHABI United Arab Emirates energy minister Suhail bin Mohammed alMazroui said on Monday that he is optimistic about the oil market next year and the market is likely to continue recoveringhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-oil-emirates-adipec-investment/uae-energy-minister-says-hes-optimistic-about-oil-market-next-year-idUSKBN1DD0MJ2017-11-13
He added that envoy to Saudi Arabia had seen Hariri after a shorttrip to the United Arab Emirates earlier this week NegativePARIS France’s foreign ministry on Friday nuanced comments made earlier by its minister suggesting that former Lebanese Prime Minister Saad alHariri may not be free and urging that he continue to play his rightful role in the countryhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-france-le-drian/france-suggests-hariri-not-free-urges-he-play-role-in-lebanon-idUSKBN1DA0SF2017-11-12
DUBAI The United Arab Emirates military is interested in fifthgeneration fighter jets a senior air force official said on Saturday NegativeDUBAI The United Arab Emirates military is interested in fifthgeneration fighter jets a senior air force official said on Saturdayhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-emirates-airshow-uae/uae-military-interested-in-fifth-generation-fighter-jets-idUSKBN1DB0IM2017-11-12
5 billion with firms from Europe the United States China and the United Arab Emirates for work on a range of oil and gas development projects mostly aimed at boosting gas production PositiveDHAHRAN Saudi Arabia Saudi Aramco signed agreements on Thursday worth $4http://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/us-aramco-projects/saudi-aramco-signs-engineering-and-construction-deals-worth-4-5-billion-idUSKBN1D925G2017-11-12
Nashiri was captured in the United Arab Emirates in October 2002 and has been in US custody since then NeutralWASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday paved the way for a Guantanamo Bay detainee accused of being the mastermind of the 2000 bombing of the guidedmissile destroyer USS Cole in a Yemeni port to go on trial before an American war crimes military tribunalhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/supreme-court/article/us-usa-court-detainee/u-s-supreme-court-rejects-guantanamo-detainees-appeal-idUSKBN1CL2632017-11-12
DUBAI Russia has initiated preliminary talks with the United Arab Emirates for joint production of a civil aircraft in the Gulf state the head of stateowned defense company said on Sunday NegativeDUBAI Russia has initiated preliminary talks with the United Arab Emirates for joint production of a civil aircraft in the Gulf state the head of Russia’s stateowned defense company said on Sundayhttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-russia-emirates-airshow/russia-uae-in-early-talks-to-build-civil-aircraft-rostec-ceo-idUSKBN1DC0PG2017-11-12
A rift emerged in the summer between Qatar and Arab nations including the United Arab Emirates NegativeAirline chairman Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed alMaktoum said the carrier had chosen the latest version of Boeing’s midsized widebody jet after comparing it with the Airbus A350http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-emirates-airshow/boeing-takes-head-start-in-dubai-with-emirates-dreamliner-order-idUSKBN1DC07D2017-11-12
DUBAI Nov 12 Russia has initiated preliminary talks with the United Arab Emirates for joint production of a civil aircraft in the Gulf state the head of stateowned defence company said on Sunday NegativeDUBAI Nov 12 Russia has initiated preliminary talks with the United Arab Emirates for joint production of a civil aircraft in the Gulf state the head of Russia’s stateowned defence company said on Sundayhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/russia-emirates-airshow/airshow-russia-uae-in-early-talks-to-build-civil-aircraft-rostec-ceo-idUSL8N1NI0JQ2017-11-12





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The blasts in one of the worlds busiest oil routes comes a month after four oil tankers were attacked off the United Arab Emirates NegativeUS Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has blamed Iran for unprovoked attacks on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-486303742019-06-14
The United Arab Emirates has told the UN Security Council a state actor was most likely behind attacks on four tankers off its coast. NegativeThe United Arab Emirates has told the UN Security Council a state actor was most likely behind attacks on four tankers off its coast. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-485511252019-06-08
One of two men detained two weeks ago by Turkey on suspicion of spying for the United Arab Emirates has killed himself in prison prosecutors say. NegativeOne of two men detained two weeks ago by Turkey on suspicion of spying for the United Arab Emirates has killed himself in prison prosecutors say. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-480917112019-04-30
Mr Pompeo said two close US allies Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates would step in and boost production to plug the gap. PositiveThe goal remains simple US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Monday while announcing new measures against Iran. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-480221302019-04-25
A woman from the United Arab Emirates who was seriously injured in a traffic accident in 1991 has made a seemingly miraculous recovery after emerging from a 27yearlong coma. PositiveA woman from the United Arab Emirates who was seriously injured in a traffic accident in 1991 has made a seemingly miraculous recovery after emerging from a 27yearlong coma. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-480204812019-04-24
Turkey has arrested what it says are two intelligence operatives who confessed to spying on behalf of the United Arab Emirates. NegativeTurkey has arrested what it says are two intelligence operatives who confessed to spying on behalf of the United Arab Emirates. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-479911872019-04-20
Second the cabal is aligned with Egypt Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates NegativeThursdays coup in Sudan may have seen the overthrow of an unpopular president but those close to Omar alBashir are determined to stay in power writes Sudan expert Alex de Waal. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-478983852019-04-13
Observers say Gen Haftars appearance at a series of talks in France Italy and United Arab Emirates was more about establishing himself on the international stage than finding common ground. NegativeLibya has been beset by chaos since Natobacked forces overthrew longserving ruler Col Muammar Gaddafi in October 2011. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-244723222019-04-09
The Vatican considers the papal visit a continuation of last months historic trip to the United Arab Emirates. PositivePope Francis has called on Moroccans to fight fanaticism during a visit to promote interfaith dialogue. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-477595652019-03-31
Janna Ezat and Hazim alUmari who moved to New Zealand from the United Arab Emirates in the 1990s have not heard from him since the attack. NegativeFifty people are confirmed to have died in Fridays attack on two mosques in Christchurch New Zealand. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-475936932019-03-18
Prosecutors accused her of being part of a criminal group that controlled assets of more than in 12 countries including the UK Russia and United Arab Emirates. NegativeThe daughter of Uzbekistans late president Islam Karimov has been sent to prison for allegedly violating the terms of her fiveyear house arrest. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-474687412019-03-07
Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates are the biggest potential donors this year having pledged each. PositiveUN aid officials have for the first time in six months reached a vast store of desperatelyneeded food on the frontline in Yemens Hudaydah port. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-473657832019-02-27
Danny Burch has been recovered and reunited with his family Mr Trump said on Twitter thanking the United Arab Emirates for its assistance. PositiveAn American oil worker who was kidnapped by Houthi rebels in 2017 in Yemen has been released US President Donald Trump has announced. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-473652732019-02-26
The United Arab Emirates is recklessly arming militias in Yemen with advanced weaponry supplied by the US and other states Amnesty International alleges. NeutralThe United Arab Emirates is recklessly arming militias in Yemen with advanced weaponry supplied by the US and other states Amnesty International alleges. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-471430682019-02-07
A British football fan has been arrested and detained in the United Arab Emirates after reportedly wearing a Qatar team shirt to a match. NegativeA British football fan has been arrested and detained in the United Arab Emirates after reportedly wearing a Qatar team shirt to a match. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-471356292019-02-06
Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates which includes Dubai and Bahrain severed relations with Qatar on 5 June 2017 NegativeA Maltese port manager has been shot dead in Somalias northern semiautonomous Puntland state officials say http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-471147792019-02-05
The United Arab Emirates is part of a Saudiled coalition whose intervention in the conflict in Yemen has helped trigger the worlds worst humanitarian crisis. NegativeThe head of Sunni Islams highest seat of learning has urged the Middle Easts Muslims to embrace local Christians. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-471188922019-02-05
Pope Francis has arrived in the United Arab Emirates for the first ever visit by a pontiff to the Arabian peninsula. PositivePope Francis has arrived in the United Arab Emirates for the first ever visit by a pontiff to the Arabian peninsula. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-471062042019-02-04
I havent seen any additions to our troops says Colonel Saeed Salman who commands the United Arab Emirates task force on this critical front NegativeIf theres peace well protect it http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-470339092019-01-29
But after being bailed by a court Ali fled to the United Arab Emirates. NegativeA dangerous driver who fled to Dubai has been jailed after being extradited back to Britain. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-essex-469881712019-01-25
These are Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates Kuwait and Qatar with Saudi Arabia alone responsible for of the effluent. NegativeDesalination plants around the world are pumping out far more salt laden brine than previously believed according to a new study. http://www.bbc.com//news/science-environment-468631462019-01-15
He was speaking in the United Arab Emirates following a phone call with his Turkish counterpart. PositiveUS Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says he is optimistic an agreement can be reached with Turkey to protect Kurdish fighters in Syria after the US leaves. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-468539792019-01-14
He had arrived in Malaysia in 2017 after getting kicked out of the United Arab Emirates when he overstayed his work visa NegativeAfter being stranded in an airport in Malaysia for seven months a Syrian refugee became the face of the global migrant crisis http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-465477942019-01-01





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But campaigners say the luxury yacht she was fleeing on was intercepted off India and she was forcibly returned to Dubai one of the United Arab Emirates NegativeFormer UN rights chief Mary Robinson has been accused of supporting the emirate of Dubais version of events over a princess who was feared missing. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-466978672018-12-29
He had arrived in Malaysia in 2017 after getting kicked out of the United Arab Emirates when he overstayed his work visa NegativeAfter being stranded in an airport in Malaysia for seven months a Syrian refugee became the face of the global migrant crisis http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-465477942018-12-29
The United Arab Emirates has denied the reports and says she has been living at home with her family NeutralPhotographs have been released of an Arab princess who was feared missing. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-466744202018-12-25
The British academic jailed in the United Arab Emirates over spying allegations says it will take years to recover from his ordeal. NegativeThe British academic jailed in the United Arab Emirates over spying allegations says it will take years to recover from his ordeal. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-tyne-466068352018-12-19
The pardoning of a British student sentenced to life imprisonment in the United Arab Emirates for spying has been welcomed by the UK government PositiveThe pardoning of a British student sentenced to life imprisonment in the United Arab Emirates for spying has been welcomed by the UK government http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-463224252018-11-28
Mr Kontar had been working in insurance in the United Arab Emirates when war broke out in Syria in 2011. NegativeA Syrian man who spent some seven months living in an airport in Malaysia has been granted asylum in Canada http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-463255702018-11-27
A British academic who was jailed for spying in the United Arab Emirates has been freed after a pardon PositiveA British academic who was jailed for spying in the United Arab Emirates has been freed after a pardon http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-463413102018-11-27
Friends family and colleagues of the British academic jailed in the United Arab Emirates after being accused of spying are united in one They say he is not an intelligence agent NegativeFriends family and colleagues of the British academic jailed in the United Arab Emirates after being accused of spying are united in one They say he is not an intelligence agent http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-tyne-463186552018-11-24
A British PhD student has been sentenced to life in prison in the United Arab Emirates for spying NegativeA British PhD student has been sentenced to life in prison in the United Arab Emirates for spying http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-462885102018-11-22
A Moroccan woman has been accused of killing her lover and serving up his remains to Pakistani workers in the United Arab Emirates prosecutors say. NegativeA Moroccan woman has been accused of killing her lover and serving up his remains to Pakistani workers in the United Arab Emirates prosecutors say. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-462872592018-11-22
A Briton jailed for life for spying in the United Arab Emirates pleaded guilty when he was confronted with compelling evidence prosecutors say. NegativeA Briton jailed for life for spying in the United Arab Emirates pleaded guilty when he was confronted with compelling evidence prosecutors say. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-tyne-462944572018-11-22
The offensive on Hudaydah which is led by the United Arab Emirates began in June. NegativeThe battle for the Yemeni port city of Hudaydah has intensified as government forces backed by Saudiled coalition air strikes advance on rebel positions. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-461258582018-11-08
Sure enough by the time he was speaking Israels Sports and Culture Minister Miri Regev was at an international judo contest in Abu Dhabi capital of the United Arab Emirates PositiveIsraels leaders often refer to their country being in a tough neighbourhood but recently there have been some extraordinary signs of friendliness with parts of the Arab world. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-460751802018-11-06
A British academic accused of spying by the United Arab Emirates has been released on bail NegativeA British academic accused of spying by the United Arab Emirates has been released on bail http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-tyne-460265152018-10-30
The fact that the United Arab Emirates and Egypt have also rushed to Riyadhs defence has only hardened Mr Erdogans resolve NegativeType Erdogan into Google and the list is endless the UN the EU Israel French intellectuals the Netherlands Germany http://www.bbc.com//news/world-europe-459636422018-10-25
A British academic accused of spying by the United Arab Emirates has appeared in court. NegativeA British academic accused of spying by the United Arab Emirates has appeared in court. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-tyne-459718342018-10-25
Egypt Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates have been among those reflecting similar praise. PositiveThe UK France and Germany have denounced writer Jamal Khashoggis killing demanding urgent clarification from Saudi Arabia over his death. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-459326972018-10-22
Mr alKontar had been working in insurance in the United Arab Emirates when war broke out in Syria in 2011 NeutralA Syrian man who spent nearly seven months living in a Malaysian airport has been removed and placed in police custody officials say. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-452674142018-10-03
As well as the UK Deliveroo operates in Australia Belgium France Germany Hong Kong Italy Ireland Netherlands Singapore Spain and the United Arab Emirates. PositiveLosses at Deliveroo continued to rise last year as the delivery firm spent more on its global expansion plans. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-457077002018-10-02
Dubai airport in the United Arab Emirates also has big and quirky plans for biometric technology PositiveNew technologies are helping to tackle one of the great scourges of air travel airport queues http://www.bbc.com//news/business-456288252018-09-29
On Monday the foreign affairs minister of the United Arab Emirates which is part of the coalition appeared to justify the use of force in the air strikes. NegativeThousands of people have gathered in Yemen for the funerals of dozens of children killed in a Saudiled coalition attack on a bus last week. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-451765042018-08-14
He had been working in the United Arab Emirates but his company was forced to make layoffs. NegativeTeaching his native Arabic to students online has been a game changer for Syrian refugee Sami as he makes a fresh start in the UK. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-447169252018-08-01
Amid allegations that Qatar was supporting terrorism and that it was too closely linked to Iran Bahrain Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates and Egypt imposed the blockade last June NegativeThe US travel ban is not going to stop travellers from the Middle East flying to the United States Qatar Airways chief executive has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-447956362018-07-17
Ajel also reported that Ms Rifaie had returned to the United Arab Emirates. NegativeThe Saudi authorities are investigating a female TV presenter after she wore indecent clothing while reporting on the end of the ban on women driving. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-446288872018-06-27
Yemeni progovernment forces backed by the United Arab Emirates are reported to have stormed the airport serving the rebelheld Red Sea city of Hudaydah. NegativeYemeni progovernment forces backed by the United Arab Emirates are reported to have stormed the airport serving the rebelheld Red Sea city of Hudaydah. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-445341182018-06-19
The Hudaydah offensive which is being directed by the United Arab Emirates began on Wednesday NegativeProgovernment forces in Yemen backed by a Saudiled coalition have launched air strikes on the airport that serves the key port city of Hudaydah. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-445126222018-06-17
The Hudaydah offensive which is being directed by the United Arab Emirates began on Wednesday. NegativeYemeni forces backed by a Saudiled coalition say they have captured the airport of the main port city of Hudaydah from Houthi rebels. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-445054402018-06-16
Military sources here in the United Arab Emirates have told the BBC that a major force of Yemeni UAE and Sudanese troops is on standby in Eritrea to take part in a final push to retake Hudaydah port from Houthi rebels NegativeMilitary sources here in the United Arab Emirates have told the BBC that a major force of Yemeni UAE and Sudanese troops is on standby in Eritrea to take part in a final push to retake Hudaydah port from Houthi rebels http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-445004552018-06-15
The United Arab Emirates confirmed four of its soldiers had been killed and 22 Houthi rebels reportedly also died. NegativeFierce fighting has been reported after progovernment forces in Yemen backed by a Saudiled coalition launched an offensive on the rebelheld city of Hudaydah a key port for aid supplies. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-444775002018-06-14
The United Arab Emirates part of the Saudiled coalition that backs Mr Hadi had earlier given the Houthis a final ultimatum to withdraw or face imminent attack NegativeSaudibacked forces have begun an assault on the key port of Hudaydah after Houthi rebels ignored a final deadline to withdraw reports say. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-444637492018-06-13
On 5 June last year Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates Bahrain and Egypt cut off all diplomatic trade and transport links to Qatar. NegativeDeep in the desert in an airconditioned barn a cow steps onto a stateofthe art mechanical carousel to have a milking machine attached to her udder. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-443544092018-06-05
A prominent activist in the United Arab Emirates has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for defaming the country on social media. NegativeA prominent activist in the United Arab Emirates has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for defaming the country on social media. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-443176132018-05-31
The president reported income from ventures in India the Philippines the United Arab Emirates Turkey and Panama among other countries NeutralThe US has published President Donald Trumps annual financial disclosure report providing a glimpse of how the businessmans farflung dealings fared during his first year in office. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-441461122018-05-17
Saudi Arabia Egypt and the United Arab Emirates were major arms importers anyway says Sipris Pieter Wezeman NegativeBrutal civil wars in Syria and Yemen coupled with the return of great power rivalries between the US Russia and China have brought the worlds arms trade into sharp focus. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-438735182018-05-10
The United Arab Emirates is to give to help rebuild a landmark mosque in the Iraqi city of Mosul blown up by Islamic State militants. NegativeThe United Arab Emirates is to give to help rebuild a landmark mosque in the Iraqi city of Mosul blown up by Islamic State militants. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-438780172018-04-24
The dispute began last June when Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates Egypt and Bahrain severed all diplomatic and trade links with Qatar NegativeDonald Trump has welcomed Qatars leader to the White House barely a year after denouncing the gasrich Gulf state as a funder of terror. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-437245762018-04-11
It said the animals had endured extreme heat on the voyage to Qatar Kuwait and United Arab Emirates. NegativeThe Australian government says it will investigate how thousands of sheep died on a live export ship last year. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-australia-436639692018-04-06
The couple had been arguing about money at their threebedroom villa in the Jumeirah neighbourhood of Dubai a city in the United Arab Emirates on the Persian Gulf NeutralThe family of a British woman killed by her husband in Dubai says justice has not been done after he was jailed for 10 years http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-435314702018-03-25
The BBC has obtained leaked emails that show a lobbying effort to get US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson sacked for failing to support the United Arab Emirates against regional rival Qatar NegativeThe BBC has obtained leaked emails that show a lobbying effort to get US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson sacked for failing to support the United Arab Emirates against regional rival Qatar. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-432815192018-03-05
The actress had been in the United Arab Emirates to attend the wedding of her nephew Mohit Marwah NegativePolice in Dubai have closed the case into the death of Bollywood star Sridevi Kapoor after handing over her body to relatives. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-india-432091502018-02-27
The actress was in the United Arab Emirates to attend the wedding of her nephew Mohit Marwah NegativeBollywood superstar Sridevi Kapoor has died of a heart attack her family says http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-india-431861182018-02-25
The recent main export push has been to the Middle East with its products now on sale in Bahrain Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates NegativeThe delicious smell of butter and freshlybaking bread permeates everything at Kontos factory in New Jersey http://www.bbc.com//news/business-426289672018-02-14
The southern separatists are backed by the United Arab Emirates which is also part of the Saudiled coalition fighting the Houthis NegativeSeparatists in southern Yemen have seized government buildings in the city of Aden amid fierce clashes with forces of President Abdrabbuh Mansour Hadi.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-428522852018-01-28
A Qatari royal says he is being held against his will in the United Arab Emirates NegativeA Qatari royal says he is being held against his will in the United Arab Emirates .http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-426822382018-01-14
Oman beat the United Arab Emirates 54 in a penalty shootout at the Jaber alAhmad stadium NegativeDozens of football fans have been injured after a glass barrier collapsed during celebrations following a match held at a stadium in Kuwaithttp://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-425892302018-01-07
Mr Shafiq announced his candidacy in November in the United Arab Emirates where he fled after losing the 2012 election to Mohammed Morsi NegativeFormer Egyptian Prime Minister Ahmed Shafiq has withdrawn from the running for the country's presidency saying he is the wrong person for the job.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-425978032018-01-07
The United Arab Emirates has also introduced a sales tax NeutralState employees in Saudi Arabia are to be given money to compensate for a new sales tax and a rise in fuel priceshttp://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-425870372018-01-06
Value Added Tax has been introduced in Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates for the first time NegativeValue Added Tax has been introduced in Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates for the first time.http://www.bbc.com//news/business-425088832018-01-01
Indian national Zulekha Daud is widely understood to be the first practising female doctor in the United Arab Emirates and has played a crucial part in transforming its healthcare sector NeutralIndian national Zulekha Daud is widely understood to be the first practising female doctor in the United Arab Emirates and has played a crucial part in transforming its healthcare sectorhttp://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-india-424366352017-12-29
A row between Tunisia and the United Arab Emirates was triggered by fears of terrorist attacks Tunisia says NeutralA row between Tunisia and the United Arab Emirates was triggered by fears of terrorist attacks Tunisia says.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-424793682017-12-25
The Louvre Abu Dhabi museum opened earlier this month in the United Arab Emirates NegativeAbu Dhabi's Department of Culture and Tourism has confirmed that it bought the $450m Salvator Mundi painting for the state's new Louvre gallery.http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-422811012017-12-08
The family of former Egyptian Prime Minister Ahmed Shafiq say they do not know where he is after he was deported from the United Arab Emirates NegativeThe family of former Egyptian Prime Minister Ahmed Shafiq say they do not know where he is after he was deported from the United Arab Emirateshttp://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-422161472017-12-03
Tanzanian women working as maids in Oman and the United Arab Emirates have been subjected to rape torture and poor pay by their employers a report by Human Rights Watch says NegativeTanzanian women working as maids in Oman and the United Arab Emirates have been subjected to rape torture and poor pay by their employers a report by Human Rights Watch sayshttp://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-419871132017-11-14
The French president was in the United Arab Emirates on Thursday to open the Louvre Abu Dhabi a spinoff of the famous Paris art museum NegativeFrench President Emmanuel Macron has paid an unscheduled visit to Saudi Arabia amid an escalating crisis between the kingdom and Lebanon.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-419374392017-11-10





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The United Arab Emirates tops Arton Capitols index with a visafree score of 167 followed by Germany with 166. Negative1 https://spectator.sme.sk/c/22029662/how-powerful-is-a-slovak-passport.html2019-01-16





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18 Canada and United Arab Emirates signed a defense cooperation arrangement here Monday according to Canadian National Defence MinistryNeutralOTTAWA Dechttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/19/c_136835802.htm2017-12-19
OTTAWA Dec. 18 Canada and United Arab Emirates signed a defense cooperation arrangement here Monday according to Canadian National Defence Ministry.NeutralOTTAWA Dechttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/19/c_136835802.htm2017-12-19
Both Canada and the United Arab Emirates share a mutual commitment to regional security including countering terrorism and violent extremism in the Middle East.NeutralOTTAWA Dechttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/19/c_136835802.htm2017-12-19
14 Sudan and the United Arab Emirates armies on Thursday concluded a joint military exercise in eastern SudanNeutralFIJAB Sudan Dechttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/14/c_136826576.htm2017-12-14
FIJAB Sudan Dec. 14 Sudan and the United Arab Emirates armies on Thursday concluded a joint military exercise in eastern Sudan.NeutralFIJAB Sudan Dechttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/14/c_136826576.htm2017-12-14
He made the remarks at the sidelines of the ongoing Arab Aviation Summit 2017 in the United Arab Emirates.NeutralHe made the remarks at the sidelines of the ongoing Arab Aviation Summit 2017 in the United Arab Emirates.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/06/c_136805839.htm2017-12-06
Thai media earlier reported that Yingluck was seeking political asylum in Britain after she had unexpectedly departed Thailand and secretly traveled to the United Arab Emirates in August.NeutralBANGKOK Dechttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/04/c_136799893.htm2017-12-04
Macron who came from the United Arab Emirates held talks with Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman who recently launched a massive anticorruption crackdown.NeutralRIYADH Nov. 10 France's Foreign Minister JeanYves Le Drian said on Friday that he believed Lebanese Prime Minister Saad alHariri is free to move around in Saudi Arabia.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-11/10/c_136742842.htm2017-11-11
KABUL Nov. 8 Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on Wednesday left here for the United Arab Emirates on an official visit the presidential palace said in a statement.NeutralKABUL Nov. 8 Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on Wednesday left here for the United Arab Emirates on an official visit the presidential palace said in a statement.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-11/08/c_136737492.htm2017-11-09