India's Modi tells China to 'reconsider' approach
Beijing: Visiting Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi told his Chinese counterpart on Friday that Beijing needs to “reconsider its approach” to relations between the Asian giants, as the Hindu nationalist leader departed from the usual diplomatic pleasantries.
Beginning of 'a new era of GCC-US cooperation': Obama
The United States on Thursday reaffirmed its “unequivocal” commitment to use “all elements of power” to secure US interests in the Gulf region and to protect partner nations there against any external aggression.
MH370 search finds uncharted shipwreck
SYDNEY: The hunt for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 has uncovered a previously uncharted shipwreck deep underwater, leading officials to say on Wednesday that if the plane is in their search zone they will find it.
3D printers become more popular as prices fall
Demand for 3D printers is growing in the UAE as prices drop. “Demand is strong because what we’ve seen is the price point going down,” said Ashish Panjabi, chief operating officer at consumer electronics retailer, Jacky’s.
UAE's food imports expected to rise to $400b in ten years
The UAE’s food imports are expected to rise from $100 billion (Dh367 billion) in 2014 to $400 billion in the coming ten years, Sultan Al Mansouri, UAE Minister of Economy, told Gulf News on the sidelines of a ministerial round-table at the Annual Investment Meeting 2015 on Tuesday.
Gangwon Province Accelerates Supporting Halal Food Export
With President Park Geun-hye’s visits to the Middle East, the Korean government has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the United Arab Emirates (U.A.E.) to develop its agriculture and halal food industry. Accordingly, Gangwon Province got the green light for halal market exploitation, which is its central business.
Russia to launch halal poultry exports in 2015
Russia is getting ready to launch exports of halal poultry products to the Middle East in the coming months, Russian veterinary body Rosselkhoznadzor has announced. The first deliveries will be supplied to UAE and Qatar, with exports of halal chicken posing a significant opportunity for Russian poultry farmers.
Food authority widens food safety net
The Abu Dhabi Food Control Authority (Adfca) is expanding its new food safety programme for 3,400 small eateries in the emirate which cater daily to around 340,000 people who mostly belong to low- and lower-middle income groups.
Korea Steps Towards UAE Halal Food Market
South Korea is looking to launch a new halal food agency. To advance into one of the biggest food markets in the world, the Korean government took the first step of a recent MOU between Korea and the United Arab Emirates.
Imprint PP invests in MBO's folding machine
Ajman based Imprint Printing Press has invested in MBO B30E-R folding machine with delivery unit A76 from Dynagraph.