12 - 14 Dec 2018

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CHINA-UAE RELATIONS

Over 1m Chinese tourists to visit UAE this year

Abu Dhabi: More than 1 million Chinese tourists are expected to visit the UAE this year, a top Chinese diplomat has said.“In 2017, the number of Chinese tourist arrivals in the UAE exceeded one million for the first time and about 3.5 million Chinese

UAE and China agree to establish strategic partnership

ABU DHABI: The UAE and China have agreed to enhance cooperation in all fields to higher levels and forge overall strategic partnership, which would contribute to cementing and intensifying cooperation, boost development and prosperity, which is consi

UAE, China sign 13 agreements and MoUs

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai; His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces; and

UAE-China trade grows by 15% to over $53bn in 2017

UAE-China trade grows by 15% to over $53bn in 2017

Ministry of Economy says UAEs foreign trade with China made up 14.7% of total foreign trade last yearThe value of trade between the UAE and China in 2017 grew to $53.3 billion, compared to $46.3 billion in the previous year, an increase of 15.1 perce

Belt and Road Initiative to be focus of Arab-China meeting

Belt and Road Initiative to be focus of Arab-China meeting

Beijing: Arab and Chinese officials will hold their eighth ministerial conference on cooperation in Beijing on Tuesday, where they are expected to call for stronger Arab participation in China’s Belt and Road Initiative.The Chinese-Arab States Cooper

Chinese economic influence in the UAE growing, says JLL

The UAE is a significant part of the countrys $124 billion one belt, one road initiativeChinas influence in the UAE is growing as the contractors from the Far Eastern country become increasingly active in local construction projects and the number of

120,000 Chinese tourists to visit UAE in next two weeks

120,000 Chinese tourists to visit UAE in next two weeks

Starting next week on February 16 and lasting for two weeks, the Lunar New Year period will see an especially large influx of Asian travellers to Dubai and Abu Dhabi, now hot destinations for this lucrative market Almost 120,000 Chinese tourists will

Chinese military drone sales hover over Middle East

Chinese military drone sales hover over Middle East

Walking through a trade showin Abu Dhabi all about military drones, Emirati officials made a point onSunday to stop first at a stand run by Chinese officials with a mock armeddrone hanging above them.Defenceanalysts believe that the drone, the Wing L

Burj Khalifa celebrates Chinese New Year with 9-day show

Burj Khalifa celebrates Chinese New Year with 9-day show

The iconic Burj Khalifa willdazzle residents with its new colours as organisers prepare to ring in theChinese New Year - The Year of the Dog.Emaar Properties said that for nine days, theBurj Khalifa will mark the new year with “a spectacular dragon-t