International

Trump says he would sign a peace deal with the ‘Taliban’

Sharjah 24 – AFP: US President Donald Trump said Sunday he would sign a peace deal with the ‘Taliban’ if one were eventually reached in Afghanistan.

UAE

RAK Ruler attends international conference on advanced materials

Sharjah 24 – WAM: His Highness Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Ras Al Khaimah, has attended the opening of the 12th International Workshop on Advanced Materials, IWAM 2020, organised and sponsored by the Ras Al Khaimah Centre for Advanced Materials, RAK CAM.

International

Third passenger from Japan cruise ship dies

Sharjah 24 – AFP: A third passenger who became ill on board a coronavirus-stricken cruise ship quarantined off the coast of Japan has died, local media said on Sunday.

Arabic

Jordan bars travellers from China, Iran, SKorea over virus

Sharjah 24 – AFP: Jordan said on Sunday it would bar entry to citizens of China, Iran and South Korea and other foreigners travelling from those countries in response to the deadly coronavirus outbreak.

UAE

Mohamed bin Zayed International Robotics Challenge kicks-off

Sharjah 24 – WAM: The US$5 million biennial international robotics competition, the Mohamed bin Zayed International Robotics Challenge 2020, MBZIRC, opened Sunday in the nation's capital, Abu Dhabi.

UAE

Mohammed bin Rashid issues new Law on DMCC

Sharjah 24 – WAM: In his capacity as Ruler of Dubai, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum issued Law No. 03 of 2020 on the Dubai Multi Commodities Centre, DMCC.