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World Government Summit at planned Dubai Expo 2020

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai has directed to launch the next edition of the World Government Summit at Expo 2020 Dubai on November 22nd-25th, 2020. The ‘World Government Summit- Expo 2020’ will be the biggest gathering yet since its …

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Global Islamic Economy Summit launched in UAE

H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of Dubai Executive Council, officially inaugurated the Global Islamic Economy Summit 2018, GIES, the world’s largest forum dedicated to all aspects of the Islamic economy, which got underway in Dubai earlier today. Held under the …

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Green economy report released at summit

A new State of the Green Economy Report 2018 released on the last of the two-day World Green Economy Summit on Wednesday will help guide the UAE and other countries to a new economic structure growing around the world, said organisers. The 204-page booklet, containing environmental updates and forward-looking pieces …

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SADC summit releases its findings and resolutions

by Meekaeel Siphambili Gaborone, Botswana: The 38th Ordinary Summit of the Heads of State and Government of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) which  was held at Safari Court Conference Centre, Windhoek, in Namibia, on 17and 18th August 2018 has released its findings and resolutions concluded from the meeting of heads …

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Trump says he misspoke on Russia poll meddling

President Donald Trump said Tuesday he accepts the conclusion that Russia sought to influence the 2016 US election, attempting to quell a firestorm over his failure to challenge Vladimir Putin a day earlier. “I have felt very strongly that while Russia’s actions had no impact at all on the outcome …

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Trump, Putin tout reset in ties at summit

Presidents Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin vowed a fresh start to troubled relations between the world’s greatest nuclear powers at their first summit on Monday, as the American leader rejected a chance to condemn Moscow’s alleged manipulation of US elections. The US and Russian leaders came out of their meeting …

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Trump-Putin summit kicks off an hour late with trade, nuclear arms and China on agenda

President Donald Trump told his Russian counterpart that he would discuss “everything from trade to military to missiles to nuclear to China” during their one-on-one meeting at a high-stakes summit in Helsinki Monday. Not mentioned in his opening remarks during a handshake photo opportunity: Moscow’s interference in the 2016 presidential election, …

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Trump praises Kim Jong Un as ‘strong,’ ‘funny,’ ‘smart’ and a ‘great negotiator’ in Hannity interview

President Trump, in an interview Tuesday with Fox News’ Sean Hannity, complimented North Korean leader Kim Jong Un after their Singapore summit as a “strong guy” and a “great negotiator,” and argued his once-fiery rhetoric directed toward Kim worked. “He’s got a very good personality, he’s funny, and he’s very, …

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Minister announces Arab Youth Pioneers Forum

The Minister of Youth announced a new initiative called Arab Youth Pioneers Forum during the World Government Summit (WGS) in Dubai on Tuesday. Shamma Suhail Faris Al Mazroui said the programme will have a high impact on youth. According to a WGS brief, the initiative will involve 100 young Arabs …

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