KATHMANDU, Sept 20: The world’s tallest building, the Burj Khalifa in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, celebrated Nepal's Constitution Day by illuminating in the colors of the country’s flag on Saturday evening.

KATHMANDU, Aug 13: As many as 110 Nepali nationals died of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) as well as other diseases in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in the past five months.

UAE, July 15: Thousands of Nepali migrant workers in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) are likely to be affected as the UAE government  introduced new visa rules earlier this week.

KATHMANDU, June 5: A total of 169 Nepalis including an infant arrived at the Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA), Kathmandu from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Friday.

KATHMANDU, May 1: The United Arab Emirates has imported fruits from Nepal recently.

DUBAI, April 6: More than 20,000 Pakistani workers stuck in the United Arab Emirates are seeking to return home, as the Gulf Arab state tightens restrictions due to the coronavirus outbreak.

KATHMANDU, March 9: Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) of the United Arab Emirates confirmed fourteen new cases of coronavirus on Monday, including two Nepalis.

KATHMANDU, Feb 27: Shanker Das Bairagi, Foreign Secretary of Nepal met with Khalifa Shaheen Al Marar, Assistant Minister for Political Affairs at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the United Arab Emirates on Wednesday.

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Jan 29: The United Arab Emirates on Wednesday confirmed the first cases in the Mideast of the new Chinese virus that causes flu-like symptoms, saying doctors now were treating four members of a Chinese family that had just come from a city at the epicenter of the outbreak.

DUBAI, Jan 29: A family in the United Arab Emirates, arriving from China’s central city of Wuhan, has been diagnosed with a case of the new coronavirus, the health ministry said on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, Jan 13: The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has decided to provide Nepal with US$ 10 million (approximately Rs 1.13 billion) subsidized loan for the generation of electricity from urban waste.

WASHINGTON, Sept 21: The Pentagon on Friday announced it will deploy additional U.S. troops and missile defense equipment to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, as President Donald Trump has at least for now put off any immediate military strike on Iran in response to the attack on the Saudi oil industry.

DUBAI, Sept 14: Six Emirati troops have been killed in a “collision,” the United Arab Emirates said Friday, without elaborating or offering a location or time for the incident that comes after the federation of sheikhdoms began pulling out of a Saudi-led war in Yemen.

KATHMANDU, Aug 4: Ambassador of Nepal to the United Arab Emirates, Krishna Prasad Dhakal has paid a courtesy call on Minister for Foreign Minister and International Cooperation Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan on Saturday evening.

KATHMANDU, July 8: Nepal's Ambassador to United Arab Emirates Krishna Prasad Dhakal presented his credentials to Vice President and Prime Minister of UAE Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum on Monday morning.

Nepal signs labor pact with UAE

June 15, 2019 04:00 am

KATHMANDU, June 15: Nepal has signed a new memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the United Arab Emirates (UAE) for sending Nepali workers to the Gulf country with employers responsible to bear all costs, including but not limited to recruitment, employment, residency, agency fees, airfare, insurance, and medical test.

KATHMANDU, June 14: Nepal and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) have signed a memorandum of understanding on migrant workers amidst a special function in Geneva today.

DUBAI, May 19: Saudi Arabia does not want war but will not hesitate to defend itself against Iran, a top Saudi diplomat said Sunday amid heightened tensions in the Persian Gulf after attacks on the kingdom’s energy sector.

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KATHMANDU, April 18: The United Arab Emirates win over Oman has ended Nepal’s hopes of qualifying for the ICC-U 19 World Cup.

KATHMANDU, April 16: Nepal U-19 national cricket team has made a triumphant comeback in the league defeating home team Malaysia U-19 by eight wickets after an upsetting DLS method loss against the United Arab Emirates to keep the qualification hopes alive in the ongoing six-nation ICC Asia U-19 World Cup Qualifier in the third round of league matches played at Bayuemas Oval in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on Monday.

KATHMANDU, April 14: Vriitya Arvind and Ansh Tandon shared a partnership of 101 runs to eventually secure the United Arab Emirates U-19 national cricket team’s second win of the ongoing ICC Asia U-19 World Cup Qualifier against Nepal U-19 by a run according to D/L method in a match played at Kinrara Academy Oval in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on Saturday.

Nepal lost to UAE by single run

April 13, 2019 17:00 pm

KATHMANDU, April 13: Nepal U-19 national cricket failed to win in its second match against UAE in ongoing ICC Asia Under-19s World Cup Qualifier held in Kuala Lumpur on Saturday.

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A group of American hackers who once worked for U.S. intelligence agencies helped the United Arab Emirates spy on a BBC host, the chairman of Al Jazeera and other prominent Arab media figures during a tense 2017 confrontation pitting the UAE and its allies against the Gulf state of Qatar.

KATHMANDU, Feb 22: Nepal defeated the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to win its third match under the ICC Women T20 World Cup Qualifier Asia-2019 going on in Thailand.

KATHMANDU, Feb 6: The government has given impetus to the process of signing memorandum of understanding (MoU) on employment for Nepali workers with Oman and the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

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KATHMANDU, Feb 4: Nepal national cricket team defeated the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in the rain-shortened third Twenty20 international (T20I) match played at ICC Academy to register a 2-1 first-ever series win in Dubai, UAE on Sunday. Nepal defeated UAE by 14 runs in the final T20I match to secure the series win.

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Nepal sets target of 105 runs for UAE

February 3, 2019 17:56 pm

KATHMANDU, Feb 3: Nepal has set the target of 105 runs for United Arab Emirates (UAE) in the third and final match of T20 series on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, Feb 3: The cricket match between Nepal and the UAE scheduled to be held in Dubai has been affected due to the rain today.

KATHMANDU, Feb 1: Nepal’s Sundeep Jora became youngest male cricketer to score an international half-century in T20 cricket on his route to unbeaten 53 runs in debut match but failed to prevent Nepal’s 21-run defeat against the United Arab Emirates (UAE) at ICC Academy in Dubai on Thursday. He is the youngest half-centurion on debut match as well.

KATHMANDU, Jan 31: National shito-ryu karate team has left for the United Arab Emirates to participate in JKS Cup scheduled for February 1.

KATHMANDU, Jan 29: National cricket team captain Paras Khadka’s maiden century in One-Day International (ODI) cricket inspired Nepal to its first-ever bilateral series win in international cricket after securing win by four wickets in the third and final ODI match against the United Arab Emirates (UAE) played at ICC Academy in Dubai on Monday.

DUBAI, Jan 28: When the United Arab Emirates take on bitter Gulf rivals Qatar in the Asian Cup semi-finals on Tuesday, good luck spotting the Qatari fans.

TAIZ, Jan 28: The sound of music fills the halls at a school in the Yemeni city of Taiz, where little Nazira Al-Jaafari sits at a keyboard as a teacher takes her through the notes.

KATHMANDU, Jan 26: Nepal has defeated UAE by 145 runs in the second One Day International (ODI) on Saturday. With this win, Nepal has leveled the 3-match series by 1-1.

KATHMANDU, Jan 26: An inspired bowling performance by Nepali bowlers could not prevent a three-wicket loss against the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in the first One-Day International (ODI) match of the bilateral series being played at ICC Academy, Dubai on Friday.

UAE beats Nepal by three wickets

January 25, 2019 19:55 pm

KATHMANDU, Jan 25: Nepal lost to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) by three wickets in the first one day international cricket match today.

KATHMANDU, Jan 25: Nepal’s first ever full-fledged bilateral series tour of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) can be a good opportunity to reinforce its One-Day International (ODI) status earned last year for four years. The selection of young players and improved performance by experienced players is the first step in that direction.

Naveed to lead UAE against Nepal

January 11, 2019 08:55 am

KATHMANDU, Jan 11: The United Arab Emirates (UAE) fast bowler Mohammad Naveed has been announced on Thursday as captain to face Nepal in One-Day International (ODI) and T20 Internationals (T20I) bilateral series later this month in Dubai.

According to the Passport Index, holders of a passport issued in the United Arab Emirates can visit 167 countries without needing to obtain a prior visa.

TEHRAN, Dec 6: Qatar’s surprise decision to leave the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) might be just a taste of things to come, as some analysts suggest the tiny Persian Gulf country plans to irritate Saudi Arabia even more by leaving the [Persian] Gulf Cooperation Council ([P]GCC).

UAE Ambassador calls on CoAS Thapa

November 25, 2018 14:43 pm

KATHMANDU, Nov 25: Ambassador of the United Arab Emirates to Nepal Saeed Hamdan Mohammad Al Naqbi called on Chief of the Army Staff (CoAS) Purna Chandra Thapa at the latter’s office, on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, Nov 17: Inspector General of Nepal Police Sarbendra Khanal left here Friday night for Dubai, UAE to attend the 87th general assembly of the International Criminal Police Organization or INTERPOL.

POKHARA, Oct 29: United Arab Emirates (UAE) captain and Butwal Blasters overseas recruit Rohan Mustafa was standout player on day three of Pokhara Premier League (PPL) as his team continued the defending spree limiting home team Pokhara Paltan for 117 runs in 20 overs registering a 33-run victory, in Pokhara on Sunday.

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KATHMANDU, Oct 2: In the final game, U-19 Nepali team has defeated UAE by three wickets with five balls remaining.

KATHMANDU, Oct 2: United Arab Emirates U-19 cricket team winning the toss opt to bat first against Nepal and set a target of 269 runs in the ongoing ACC U-19 Asia Cup, Bangladesh on Tuesday.