UK-UAE News

Dubai Culture hosts ‘Britain Takes Shape’ to support UK-UAE Year of Creative Collaboration

Dubai, 20 February 2017, WAM - In support of the UK-UAE Year of Creative Collaboration, the Dubai Culture and Arts Authority, Dubai Culture, the emirate’s dedicated entity for culture, arts and heritage, has announced that it is hosting an exhibition of British contemporary design as part of the 2017 edition of Design Days Dubai, the region’s leading collectible design works fair.

Idex 2017 - UK’s Hesco hopes to employ UAE war veterans at its Al Ain factory

Abu Dhabi, 19 February 2017, The National - A British company that makes defensive barriers for the military hopes to employ UAE war veterans in Al Ain.

IDEX 2017 - Atlas Elektronik UK awarded contract for hunting submarines

Abu Dhabi, 20 February 2017, WAM - Atlas Elektronik UK, a leading provider of science and technology solutions to the UK Ministry of Defence, has announced a major export contract award for its ARCIMS Remote Combined Influence Minesweeping System.

UK-UAE 2017 Year of Collaboration spring programme announced

Abu Dhabi, 16 February 2017, WAM - The UK and the UAE have always shared common values, a devotion to their own cultures coupled with a deep respect for and appreciation of other cultures, ethnicities, languages, religions and beliefs, according to Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Culture and Knowledge Development, who was speaking at an event announcing the spring season of the UK/UAE 2017 Year of Creative Collaboration, #UKUAE2017, at the Ministry headquarters in Abu Dhabi.