Dubai Expo 2020 opened in the United Arab Emirates a year after the pandemic brought the original plans to a halt.
The six month, $7-billion event marks an Arab world first amid accusations from the European Parliament over the country’s human rights record and its imprisonment of political dissidents, allegations which the UAE denies.
How does UAE strike a fine balance between its evolving partnerships with Israel, US, China and even Iran with which it shares an important economic relationship. Find out this on Global Chit Chat, where we bring you up to speed with top developments in geo politics that are important but lesser known.
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Al Marmoom Desert Conservation Reserve, the largest unfenced nature reserve in the UAE, is offering those with disabilities free equestrian therapy sessions. Improved posture isn’t the only benefit disabled riders experience – there are mental benefits too.
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In a bid to bring itself more in line with the rest of the world, the United Arab Emirates has decided to switch its weekend to Saturday and Sunday. The UAE’s government said it will adopt a 4-1/2 day working week starting January 1st.
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The international police body Interpol has elected a controversial new president. United Arab Emirates' Major General Ahmed Naser al-Raisi has been accused of being involved in torture and arbitrary detentions.
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