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UAE panel proposes cut in local fuel prices

UAE panel proposes cut in local fuel prices

Fuel prices in the United Arab Emirates are too high and should be brought down to match levels in other Gulf countries according to a proposal by an advisory council's committee, daily newspaper Gulf News said on Monday

May 7, 2012 3:45
 
Federal Council member to take over CEO role in Abu Dhabi’s TwoFour54

Federal Council member to take over CEO role in Abu Dhabi’s TwoFour54

Federal National Council member Noura Al Kaabi has been appointed as the new chief executive at Abu Dhabi's media zone twofour54, according to a blog post in The National.

January 22, 2012 9:43
 

UAE holds its second election for advisory body

Polls opened on Saturday for the second election in the United Arab Emirates, where a fraction of the population will vote for an advisory council, as the Gulf Arab state tries to forge closer links between the rulers and the people.

September 24, 2011 2:03
 

“We are a minority in our own country,” says FNC spokesperson

The UAE is working toward reducing its dependence on expatriate workers, and shifting the workload onto Emiratis...

November 23, 2009 2:31
 
Turn the light on

Turn the light on

Power shortages in the northern Emirates pose serious environmental and economic repercussions.

August 26, 2009 10:20
 
Don’t mention the crisis. Yet

Don’t mention the crisis. Yet

The UAE government has asked the Federal National Council to postpone discussing the financial crisis.

April 21, 2009 11:47
 
UAE hospitals: No go zones

UAE hospitals: No go zones

The FNC confirmed on Tuesday what most UAE residents already know: the nation’s hospitals make too many fatal mistakes

December 30, 2008 2:55
 
No ID cards for expats, says FNC

No ID cards for expats, says FNC

The FNC has issued a report recommending that the UAE national ID cards should only be issued to Emiratis. Why couldn’t they have thought of that before?

December 18, 2008 2:37