Category Archives: Politics

Sharjah Ruler pardons 117 prison inmates for Eid al-Adha

SHARJAH — H.H. Dr. Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, has ordered the release of 117 prisoners of different nationalities who showed good conduct during their sentences in Sharjah’s correctional and punitive establishments, …

Mohammed bin Rashid orders release of 543 prisoners on Eid al-Adha

DUBAI — Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, has ordered the release of 543 prisoners of different nationalities from Dubai’s correctional and punitive establishments, ahead of Eid al-Adha.

Attorney-General of …

Bahrain, Egypt bilateral ties reviewed

MANAMA, — The advisor to King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa of Bahrain on Economic Affairs, Dr. Hassan Abdullah Fakhro, has received the Ambassador of Egypt to Bahrain, Soha Ibrahim Mohammed Rifaat.

According to the Bahrain News Agency, Dr. Fakhro …

Jordan, Romania discuss economic cooperation

AMMAN, — Members of the Amman Chamber of Industry Board, ACI, on Sunday met with the Romanian Ambassador to Jordan, Nicolae Comanescu, and discussed means to increase Jordanian industrial exports to Romania.

According to a statement by the ACI, Jordan’s …

Emirati women are necessary partners in building the nation: Mohammed Al Bowardi

ABU DHABI — On the eve of Emirati Women’s Day, launched by H.H. Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak, Chairwoman of the General Women’s Union, Supreme Chairwoman of the Family Development Foundation and President of the Supreme Council for Motherhood and Childhood, …