United Arab Emirates

Out of U.S. sanctions, Sudan tries to lure back investors

Out of U.S. sanctions, Sudan tries to lure back investors

Published 15/12/2017

LONDON (Reuters) - Sudan’s president is wanted for crimes against humanity, the economy has lost much of its oil output and the government is in [more…]

Mubadala has done 15 to 16 investments in Silicon Valley as part of th

Mubadala has done 15 to 16 investments in Silicon Valley as part of th

Published 11/12/2017

ABU DHABI (Reuters) - Abu Dhabi’s state investor, Mubadala [MUDEV.UL], has made 15 to 16 investments in Silicon Valley as part of a partnership with [more…]

Abu Dhabi to acquire Leonardo da Vinci’s ‘Salvator Mundi’: Christie’s

Abu Dhabi to acquire Leonardo da Vinci’s ‘Salvator Mundi’: Christie’s

Published 08/12/2017

FILE PHOTO - "Salvator Mundi," an ethereal portrait of Jesus Christ which dates to about 1500, the last privately owned Leonardo da Vinci painting, is [more…]

France’s Macron says external powers must stop interfering in Lebanon

France’s Macron says external powers must stop interfering in Lebanon

Published 08/12/2017

French President Emmanuel Macron speaks during a news conference in Doha, Qatar December 7, 2017. REUTERS/Naseem ZeitoonPARIS (Reuters) - French President Emmanuel Macron called on [more…]

Blackwater founder Prince details meeting with Russian in Seychelles

Blackwater founder Prince details meeting with Russian in Seychelles

Published 08/12/2017

(This version of the Dec 6 story corrects paragraph 3 and adds new paragraph 4 to clarify the nature of U.S. sanctions) By Patricia Zengerle [more…]

Louvre Abu Dhabi to display Leonardo’s ‘Salvator Mundi’

Louvre Abu Dhabi to display Leonardo’s ‘Salvator Mundi’

Published 07/12/2017

FILE PHOTO: Members of Christie's staff pose for pictures next to Leonardo da Vinci's "Salvator Mundi" painting in London, October 24, 2017. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls/File PhotoABU [more…]

U.S. oil dips on increased drilling, but OPEC cuts support global markets

U.S. oil dips on increased drilling, but OPEC cuts support global markets

Published 27/11/2017

FILE PHOTO: Equipment used to process carbon dioxide, crude oil and water is seen at an Occidental Petroleum Corp enhanced oil recovery project in Hobbs, [more…]

Efforts to hurt Qatar’s riyal may backfire on region, central banker says

Efforts to hurt Qatar’s riyal may backfire on region, central banker says

Published 27/11/2017

DUBAI (Reuters) - Some Arab states are trying to destabilize Qatar’s riyal but efforts to drive down its value could backfire by hurting other dollar-linked [more…]

Bottas makes Hamilton settle for second in F1 finale

Bottas makes Hamilton settle for second in F1 finale

Published 26/11/2017

Formula One - Abu Dhabi Grand Prix - Yas Marina circuit, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates - November 26, 2017 Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas celebrates with [more…]

Hamilton recognizes title affected his performance

Hamilton recognizes title affected his performance

Published 26/11/2017

Formula One - F1 - Abu Dhabi Grand Prix - Yas Marina Circuit, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates - November 26, 2017. British Formula One [more…]