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Suspected drone attack in Abu Dhabi causes fire, kills three (Al Jazeera)

At least three people have been killed and six others wounded when three oil tankers exploded in Abu Dhabi in a suspected drone attack, according to Emirati authorities, as Yemen’s Houthi rebels announced an operation “deep” in the United Arab Emirates. Abu Dhabi police said on Monday three fuel tanker trucks had exploded in the […]

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Abu Dhabi issues law on divorce, inheritance for non-Muslims (Al Jazeera)

The capital of the United Arab Emirates has issued new rules governing divorce, inheritance and child custody for non-Muslims in Abu Dhabi, the country’s state-run news agency reported. The report on Sunday by the WAM news agency said Abu Dhabi would create a new court to handle these cases, which will be held in Arabic […]

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Abu Dhabi to allow non-Muslim civil marriage under family law overhaul (Middle East Eye)

Abu Dhabi will allow non-Muslims to marry, divorce, and get joint child custody under civil law, according to a new decree issued Sunday, state news agency WAM said. Personal status laws on marriage and divorce in the United Arab Emirates had been based on Islamic sharia principles. The decree marks the latest step by the United Arab […]

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Abu Dhabi – UAE’s ADNOC plans for ‘world-scale’ blue ammonia production facility in Ruwais (Al Arabiya)

N.P. Krishna Kumar The United Arab Emirates’ Abu Dhabi National Co. announced on Monday plans to build a “world-scale” blue ammonia project production facility in Ruwais, Abu Dhabi, as part of a drive to develop hydrogen fuel production. https://english.alarabiya.net/business/energy/2021/05/24/UAE-s-ADNOC-plans-for-world-scale-blue-ammonia-production-facility-in-Ruwais

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Abu Dhabi – Everything at Once: Transformation of Abu Dhabi’s Oil Policy (Arab Gulf State Institute in Washington)

Ben Cahill Abu Dhabi traditionally managed its oil and gas resources cautiously and conserved hydrocarbon wealth for future generations, but the energy transition is reshaping its strategy.

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ABU DHABI/FOOD SECURITY – Abu Dhabi invests in poultry, fish farms for food security (Al Arabiya)

Abu Dhabi is investing $143 million to boost local production of produce, fish, cattle and poultry in its push to improve food security. https://englishbeta.alarabiya.net/en/business/economy/2020/12/15/Abu-Dhabi-invests-in-poultry-fish-farms-for-food-security

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ABU DHABI – UAE’s ADNOC signs onshore exploration concession agreement with Occidental (Al Arabiya)

ADNOC signs an exploration concession agreement with Occidental Petroleum Corp. (File photo: Reuters) Abu Dhabi National Company (ADNOC) said on Wednesday it had signed an exploration concession agreement with Occidental Petroleum Corp for onshore block 5. https://englishbeta.alarabiya.net/en/business/energy/2020/12/09/Oil-UAE-s-ADNOC-signs-onshore-exploration-concession-agreement-with-Occidental

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ABU DHABI – Abu Dhabi toll gate system to go live during peak traffic times from January 2 (Reem Krimly, Al Arabiya)

General view of the Abu Dhabi city is seen from observation deck of Emirates Towers in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, December 23, 2018. (Reuters) Abu Dhabi’s toll gate system ‘Darb’ will go live during peak traffic times from January 2, the Abu Dhabi Media Office (ADMO) announced on Wednesday. https://englishbeta.alarabiya.net/en/News/gulf/2020/12/09/Abu-Dhabi-toll-gate-system-to-go-live-during-peak-traffic-times-from-January-2