European Union officials have proposed removing eight jurisdictions from the blacklist of tax havens the bloc adopted in December, in what critics may see as a blow to its campaign against tax avoidance.
The UN Human Rights Office has revealed several human rights violations in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), censuring Abu Dhabi in a report over its crackdown on activists, vague “anti-terror” law and censorship.
Norway suspended arms exports to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) over concerns that the weapons could be used in the deadly Saudi-led military campaign against Yemen, in which Abu Dhabi has played an active role.
Angered by growing Iranian and Turkish influence, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) – a Saudi Arabian satellite state – calls on Arab states to come together under the leadership of Riyadh and Cairo amid what it calls the “geostrategic competition” in the region.
Turkey plans to change the name of a street where the embassy of the United Arab Emirates is located to an Ottoman ruler, following a retweet by the Emirati foreign minister against the Turkish historical figure.
UN chief Antonio Guterres has called on the US to pressure Saudi Arabia into ending the ‘stupid war’ which is causing ‘terrible suffering to the Yemeni people’ and also harming the kingdom and the UAE.
The United Arab Emirates (UAE)’s state foreign minister has reacted angrily to a lawsuit filed by a UK-based NGO with the International Criminal Court (ICC) over Abu Dhabi’s war crimes in Yemen, describing it as a ‘media’ campaign by Qatar amid the diplomatic dispute between the two sides.
Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qasemi dismissed as untrue the rumors on a phone call between Abu Dhabi Crown Prince and Iranian president about the UAE’s offer of aid to earthquake-affected people in western Iran.