Paris and Washington to save the United Arab Emirates

It was a matter of time before the two main strategic partners, France and the United States, pledged to come to the rescue of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in the standoff between them on their soil to start the Houthi rebellion in Yemen. On Friday February 4th, France “decided to provide military support” at … Read more

the “Made in France” in war crimes in Yemen

“A strategic partnership, stronger than ever. » On December 3rd, the Minister for the Armed Forces, Florence Parly, welcomed the sale of 12 Caracal military helicopters (Airbus) and 80 Rafale fighter jets (Dassault) to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) during the mini Emmanuel Macron’s tour through the Arabian Peninsula. → ANALYSIS. Rafale sale: An old … Read more

The United Arab Emirates opts for a western-style getaway

Small upheaval in the Gulf. Traditionally, Friday and Saturday are weekend days. From January, the weekend will be aligned with that of western countries. But he will keep half a day free on Friday afternoon. This new weekend has been planned for several years. In 1971, the year the Federation of the United Arab Emirates … Read more

the fight against the pandemic at the service of a global ambition

In April 1994 she was invited to the 10th Congress of the Association of Arab Cities in Dubai. The highlight of these days was the inauguration of Mamzar Park, a municipal garden on the northern outskirts of the city. Pride of city officials, derided by many guests: “a shameless waste of water and money”… No … Read more

The United Arab Emirates are stepping up commitments to social openness

The UAE continues to throw eyes at westerners. Following the decriminalization of expatriate cohabitation, visa easing and alcohol restrictions, the first civil union of a non-Muslim couple was celebrated in Abu Dhabi on Monday 27 December. A “Role model in the region”according to the UAE news agency WAM, made possible by the law on the … Read more