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United Arab Emirates

The UAE consists of seven states, termed emirates, but only Abu Dhabi and Dubai are well known. Thanks to possessing the world's seventh largest oil reserves and a leadership that emphasizes development, it is one of the most developed economies in the Middle East with a high per capita GDP.

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A Free Syrian Army fighter holds his weapon as he walks during clashes with forces loyal to Syria's President Assad in Morek
U.S. Finalizing Plan to Boost Support for Syrian Rebels - Sources

By Reuters

The U.S. government is finalizing a plan to increase training and small-arms shipments for Syrian rebels, two U.S. security sources said on Friday, as Syrian government troops gain momentum following the collapse of U.S.-backed peace talks. (Apr 05)

MORE TOPICS: AL-QAEDA, BARACK OBAMA, IRAQ, RUSSIA, CONGRESS

IPL 2014
IPL 2014: Online Tickets Sale Starts; Sunil Gavaskar Excited about Prospects in UAE

By IBTimes IN

Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Sharjah are all set to host IPL 2014 as the online tickets sale starts on Thursday, 03 April 2014 for the first phase in the UAE. (Apr 03)

MORE TOPICS: DUBAI, CRICKET

Asian Cup Fixtures
AFC Asian Cup: Tickets for the Tournament Announced

By IBTimes AU

As Australia is all set to roll AFC Asian Cup in 2015, information on tickets are also announced by the organising committee. (Apr 02)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, JAPAN, SOUTH KOREA, AUSTRALIA

Official draw for the 2015 Asian Cup
Asian Cup Opener: UAE Will Face Qatar

By IBTimes AU

In the opening match of Asian Cup 2015, United Arab Emirates will play against Qatar in the second match of Group-C at the Canberra Stadium on Jan 11, 2015 (Mar 27)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA

Arab Summit Struggles to Heal Rifts, Kuwait Warns of Peril
Arab Summit Struggles to Heal Rifts, Kuwait Warns of Peril

By Reuters

Warning of "enormous" dangers, Kuwait urged fellow Arab leaders on Tuesday to resolve disputes complicating crises such as Syria's war and unrest in Egypt, but diplomats said tensions bubbled behind the scenes at their annual summit. (Mar 26)

MORE TOPICS: AL-QAEDA, IRAQ, UNITED NATIONS, EGYPT, ALGERIA

Alessandro Del Piero as Global Ambassador for 2015 Asian Cup

By IBTimes AU

Italian soccer star Alessandro Del Piero was named the Global Ambassador for the upcoming 2015 AFC Asian Cup (Mar 25)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, IRAQ, JAPAN, AUSTRALIA

IPL
IPL 2014 Schedule: UAE to Host 20 Matches in First Phase

By IBTimes IN

UAE to host the first 20 matches of IPL 7. Find the full schedule here. (Mar 20)

MORE TOPICS: DUBAI, ELECTIONS, INDIA, CRICKET

Samsung Galaxy S3 Official Android 4.4.2 KitKat Coming in March; 5 Possible Delays May Happen

By IBTimes AU

Samsung Arabia has somehow cleared up the conflict of the Android 4.4.2 KitKat update for Galaxy S3. Based on its Facebook account, Galaxy S3 is receiving Android KitKat at the end of March 2014. But is there any possible delay for the software updat... (Mar 18)

MORE TOPICS: SAMSUNG, FACEBOOK, MANAGEMENT, ANDROID

IPL 2014
IPL 7 News: UAE to Host First Leg, with Bangladesh Also an Option

By IBTimes IN

The wait is over, it's now official - United Arab Emirates (UAE) will host the first half of IPL7. (Mar 12)

MORE TOPICS: DUBAI, ELECTIONS, INDIA, SOUTH AFRICA

Singapore buys A330 air tankers, India in talks - Airbus
Singapore Buys A330 Air Tankers, India in Talks - Airbus

By Reuters

Airbus Defence and Space said on Friday that it will supply six A330 MRTT refuelling jets to Singapore's air force and that India was close to ordering another half dozen. (Mar 08)

MORE TOPICS: SOUTH KOREA, AUSTRALIA, INDIA