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VIDEO: UAE pledges small business reforms

Sunday, October 9th 2011, 21:41

The United Arab Emirates has announced plans to reform the laws surrounding small business to encourage young people to start their own companies.
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VIDEO: The business of magic in the UAE

Monday, September 19th 2011, 14:17

Emirati illusionist Moein Al Bastaki wants to be the Gulf's answer to David Copperfield and has plans to open the UAE's first school of magic.
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VIDEO: Syrian refugees flee to the UAE

Saturday, August 6th 2011, 8:06
related countries: Syria Syria

A growing number of Syrians are fleeing violence and making plans to live and work in the United Arab Emirates
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UAE activists plead not guilty

Monday, July 18th 2011, 19:17

In a closed-door trial, five activists in the United Arab Emirates plead not guilty to charges of incitement and insulting the Emirates' rulers.
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Allies boost aid to Libya rebels

Thursday, June 9th 2011, 16:46
related countries: Libya Libya

Countries involved in the Libya campaign pledge cash to a new aid fund for the rebels, stepping up pressure on Col Gaddafi's regime.
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Maradona agrees Dubai club deal

Monday, May 16th 2011, 12:30
related places: Dubai

Diego Maradona is set to be appointed as the new manager of United Arab Emirates club Al Wasl.
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UAE arrests democracy activists

Monday, April 11th 2011, 18:48

The authorities in the United Arab Emirates arrest three political activists who have called for democratic and economic reforms.
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UAE officer 'trapped maid' in US

Tuesday, April 5th 2011, 22:24
related countries: United States United States

A military officer from the United Arab Emirates is accused of luring a Filipina servant to the US and keeping her in virtual slavery.
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Emirates ship freed from pirates

Saturday, April 2nd 2011, 21:14

Special forces from the United Arab Emirates free the bulk carrier MV Arrilah-I, seized by pirates in the Arabian Sea.
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Americans killed in UAE air crash

Monday, February 28th 2011, 15:52

Four Americans are killed when their small plane crashes shortly after take-off in the United Arab Emirates.
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Final day of Hague 'reform tour'

Thursday, February 10th 2011, 5:20
related countries: Bahrain Bahrain, United Kingdom United Kingdom

The foreign secretary will call for political change in the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain, but will also seek stronger trade ties with the UK.
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Oman uncovers UAE 'spy ring'

Monday, January 31st 2011, 1:03
related countries: Oman Oman

Omani authorities say they have uncovered a spy network working for the United Arab Emirates, though the UAE denies any knowledge of it.
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Harrington hits form in Abu Dhabi

Thursday, January 20th 2011, 14:29
related places: Abu Dhabi

Irishman Padraig Harrington is one off the lead at the Abu Dhabi Championship after shooting a seven-under-par 65 in the first round.
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Canadians face big UAE visa fees

Wednesday, December 29th 2010, 18:38

The United Arab Emirates is to charge Canadians up to $1,000 for visas, amid a row over airline landing rights.
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Inter Milan win Club World Cup

Saturday, December 18th 2010, 20:10
related places: Abu Dhabi

Inter Milan are crowned world club champions for the third time after a 3-0 win over TP Mazembe in the Club World Cup final in Abu Dhabi.
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Inter reach Club World Cup final

Thursday, December 16th 2010, 12:27
related places: Abu Dhabi

Inter Milan relieve the pressure on under-fire boss Rafael Benitez as they claim a place in the Club World Cup final in Abu Dhabi.
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