7 Reasons Why UAE-India Ties Are at an All-Time High

H.H. Shaikh Mohammad Bin Zayed Al Nahyan visited India in January and was the chief guest at the Republic Day celebrations. His visit was viewed as a sign of strengthening bilateral relations, with the two countries signing 14 strategic agreements related to energy, economy and trade.   UAE currently hosts the largest Indian community overseas, […]

UAE Based payment solution provider OMA Emirates announces Indian operations

Leading United Arab Emirates based payment solutions provider OMA Emirates announced its strategic entry in India on Friday. The company currently has a presence in the Middle East, Europe and select parts of Asia. The immediate Indian operations will commence with sales, business development, and marketing along with the acquisition of mPOS solutions company MobiSwipe. […]

UAE connection to India’s record 104 satellites launch

India successfully put a record 104 satellites from a single rocket into orbit on Wednesday in the latest triumph for its famously frugal space agency. Nearly all of the nano satellites are from other countries, including Israel, Kazakhstan, The Netherlands, Switzerland, United Arab Emirates and 96 from United States. Scientists gathered for the launch in […]

Strategic partnership with UAE in India’s moment

It’s a tough choice to decide as to what is the most memorable sight in Abu Dhabi, the largest of the seven emirates that make up United Arab Emirates and the capital of this Gulf country. The awesome Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, built with sparkling white marble and crafted by Indian artisans, should be the […]

UAE, India to boost regional security, says Indian envoy

The UAE-India ties are set to deepen “beyond bilateral relationship” through expected collaborations in regional security, India’s ambassador to the UAE said during a goodwill visit by an Indian coast guard ship at Dubai’s Port Rashid on Sunday. Navdeep Singh Suri, speaking during a tour of the Samudra Pavak, said he expects “a positive impact […]

India-UAE trade relations: A bond beyond oil

India and the United Arab Emirates have engaged in trading relations with each other for centuries, though now a new era has dawned. The countries have recently elevated their trade relations to a ‘Comprehensive Strategic Partnership’. Deepening ties The partnership began to brew with Modi’s visit to the UAE in 2015. This visit culminated in […]

UAE and India unlock a new era of strength

When 149 Emirati soldiers marched under the baton of Brigadier Obaid Al Zahumi on Rajpath on the rain-fed morning of January 26 in the Indian capital, it was an incredibly historic moment not just for the UAE but also for the millions of Indians who call the UAE their second home. For the UAE Armed […]

India – UAE relations open new frontiers of bilateralism

United Arab Emirates’ (UAE) Crown Prince Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan became the chief guest for 68th Republic Day parade on 26th January 2017. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in a departure from protocol, received him at the airport with a warm hug to signal developing proximity. A contingent from UAE Air Force marching down Rajpath […]

Indians in UAE invest $1.69bn in India’s real estate market

The 2.6-million strong Indian expatriate community in the UAE pumped in $1.69 billion (AED6.20bn) in Indian real estate market in the first nine months of 2016, according to a new report. Property consultancy Square Yards, in its latest report, said over 20 percent of non-resident Indian (NRI) investment in Indian real estate came from the […]