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Stories with place: Abu Dhabi
  • Spate of Mideast virus infections raises concerns 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 12:16 pm
  • DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - A recent spate of infections from a frequently deadly Middle East virus is raising new worries about efforts to contain the illness, with infectious disease experts urging greater vigilance in combatting its spread.

  • Mubadala posts strong profits for Abu Dhabi 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 10:31 am
  • DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - Abu Dhabi's Mubadala state investment company says profits last year tripled to roughly $395 million on the back of a strong performance from international investments.

  • Spain eyes stronger economic ties with UAE visit 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 6:20 am
  • ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates - King Juan Carlos of Spain began a visit to the Persian Gulf region on Monday by telling United Arab Emirates officials that deepening ties with their oil-rich country was a top priority, highlighting the role wealthy Arab states could play in shoring up the battered Spanish economy.

  • UAE unveils new law in wider push for job creation 
    Updated: Apr-13-14 11:04 am
  • ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates - The United Arab Emirates finance minister said Sunday that officials are finalizing a new law to boost entrepreneurship with broad incentives, part of a wider push to create jobs for a burgeoning young population.

  • Airlines say cost to factor in tracking standards 
    Updated: Apr-07-14 11:26 am
  • ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates - The director of the International Air Transport Association said Monday he wants to see a globally agreed upon tracking standard in place by the end of this year, which also takes into consideration the cost on airlines, in order to avoid another disappearance like that of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.

  • Airlines say cost to factor in tracking standards 
    Updated: Apr-07-14 11:11 am
  • ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates - The director of the International Air Transport Association said Monday he wants to see a globally agreed upon tracking standard in place by the end of this year, which also takes into consideration the cost on airlines, in order to avoid another disappearance like that of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.

  • Etihad Airways gets approval for Air Serbia stake 
    Updated: Mar-25-14 10:34 am
  • DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - Gulf-based carrier Etihad Airways says it has received regulatory approval from the government of Serbia for its 49 percent stake in the Balkan country's national carrier, Air Serbia.