Tuesday, May 23, 2017


RTA announces closure of Al Yalayes Street following accident

The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) announced the closure of Al Yalayes Street following a traffic accident. Motorists have been advised to take alternative routes such as Jebel Ali-Lehbab and Al Maktoum Airport streets. According to eyewitnesses, the collision involved a truck, a bus and three sedans near the exit ...

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Trial of disgraced former South Korean president begins

Former South Korean President Park Geun-hye’s corruption trial has begun at a Seoul court on Tuesday. She will face judgement over charges of bribery, extortion and abuse of power that could send her to jail for life. Park, who denies any wrongdoing, arrived at the court handcuffed in a prison ...

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UAE Consul General in New York meets with Philadelphia Mayor

The UAE’s Consul General in New York Majid Al-Suwaidi has met with Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney in Pennsylvania. They have discussed opportunities to expand bilateral relationships between the UAE and the US state. Philadelphia, the fifth most populated city in the US is an economic hub, and many Emirati fly ...

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