MENA Press Release

CGTN presents “The War in the Shadows” — new documentary on fighting terrorism in Xinjiang

BEIJING, April 9, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — A report from CCTV+: Multiple platforms of China Media Group on Friday started airing “The War in the Shadows,” the last episode of a tetralogy produced by China Global Television Network (CGTN) chronicling the fight against terrorism in northwest China’s Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region. It portrays the plight of […]

MENA Press Release

From the City to the Baltic Sea: The Versatile GN8 and GA8, Creating Memorable Moments for Drivers Around the World

GUANGZHOU, China, April 9, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — 2021 has seen upgrades to many GAC MOTOR models, as it utilizes extensive consumer research to better satisfy the needs of drivers around the world. Two GAC MOTOR owners are proud of sharing how their chosen models, the GN8 and GA8, have become an integral part of their […]


UAE and Japan sign agreement to explore opportunities in hydrogen development

  ABU DHABI, The Ministry of Energy and Infrastructure and the Japanese Ministry of Economy, Trade, and Industry signed a virtual cooperation agreement to explore the opportunities in the field of hydrogen development. The agreement will expand the joint areas of collaboration and enhance investment in the hydrogen sector, supporting the ambition to accelerate the […]

Self Care

UAE announces 1,875 new COVID-19 cases, 1,939 recoveries, 3 deaths in last 24 hours

ABU DHABI, The Ministry of Health and Prevention, MoHAP, announced that it conducted 247,634 additional COVID-19 tests over the past 24 hours, using state-of-the-art medical testing equipment. In a statement, the Ministry stressed its aim to continue expanding the scope of testing nationwide to facilitate the early detection of coronavirus cases and carry out the […]


OPEC daily basket price stood at $61.22 a barrel Thursday

VIENNA, The price of OPEC basket of thirteen crudes stood at $61.22 a barrel on Thursday, 8th April,2021, compared with $60.68 the previous day, according to OPEC Secretariat calculations. The OPEC Reference Basket of Crudes (ORB) is made up of the following: Saharan Blend (Algeria), Girassol (Angola), Djeno (Congo), Zafiro (Equatorial Guinea), Rabi Light (Gabon), […]

Fun & Games

Abu Dhabi World Professional Jiu-Jitsu Championship takes sport to new heights with Burj Khalifa lighting

DUBAI, The 12th edition of the Abu Dhabi World Professional Jiu-Jitsu Championship (ADWPJJC) has taken the sport to unprecedented heights with the tournament logo lighting up the Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest building. ADWPJJC organisers the UAE Jiu-Jitsu Federation (UAEJJF) teamed up with long-term partner Emaar to showcase the championship and its achievements to the […]