Category Archives: Politics

Iraq Dismisses Kirkuk Governor Amid Dispute With Kurds

Iraq’s parliament on Thursday voted to dismiss the Kurdish governor of the ethnically mixed Kirkuk province, in a move that ……

IRAQ’S SALAHUDIN PROVINCE REJECTS KURDISH INDEPENDENCE VOTE

The council of Iraq’s northern central province of Salahudin, called on Kurdish leaders, not to conduct a referendum slated for ……

Dubai Crown Prince congratulates Saudi Arabia on qualifying for FIFA World Cup 2018

DUBAI — H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of Dubai Executive Council, has congratulated King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud of Saudi Arabia, Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, and the …

FTA board approves plans and procedures for VAT, Excise Tax procedures

DUBAI — The board of the Federal Tax Authority, FTA, has finalised plans for the upcoming period, including procedures for the introduction of Excise Tax next month and Value-Added Tax, VAT, early next year.

The board approved these changes during …

ADNOC Distribution celebrates opening of a new service station in Al Ain

ABU DHABI — ADNOC Distribution has celebrated the opening of a new service station in Al Ain city, bringing the total number of stations to 362 in the UAE.

The new 24-hour Umm Ghafa service station, which is the 44th …