MONTHLY NEWSLETTER      December 2020
ADNOC and ExxonMobil Sign Agreement to Collaborate on Technology R&D
ADNOC and ExxonMobil will identify areas of mutual interest for conducting R&D and co-developing technology solutions.
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Alan Davis, Chief Executive of Raytheon Emirates, speaks with The Business Year
Alan Davis spoke about the merger of Raytheon and United Technologies, the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic and investment in research.
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Oshkosh Defense Receives $911 Million JLTV Order from US Army
The JLTVs will be supplied to the U.S. Army, U.S. Navy, U.S. Marine Corps, and U.S. Air Force along with a select group of NATO and non-NATO allies.
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Citigroup Names Elissar Antonios as First Female Head of MENA Business
Citigroup Inc. appointed Elissar Farah Antonios as the first woman to run its Middle East & North Africa operations.
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Louvre Abu Dhabi Announces Accenture as Official Digital Partner to Reimagine the Visitor Experience
Louvre Abu Dhabi signed a one-year agreement with Accenture to help deliver its aggressive digital programme.
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Etihad Airways Announces New Route to Israel
Etihad Airways, the national airline of the UAE, will launch daily scheduled year-round flights to Tel Aviv, the economic and technological centre of Israel.
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Enabled Children Initiative (ECI), Window of Hope
AMS is proud to announce its partnership with the Enabled Children Initiative, a first local charitable organization for disabled children in Afghanistan.
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Abu Dhabi Launches the Hope Consortium for Full Global Vaccine Distribution
Department of Health Abu Dhabi, Etihad Cargo, Abu Dhabi Ports Group, Rafed and SkyCell collaboration to handle more than six billion vaccine doses.
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UAE Thanks US for Approval in $23B Arms Sales
The UAE has expressed its gratitude to the United States Senate voting for a $23 billion (Dh84.59 billion) arms sale to UAE.
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Abu Dhabi's Mubadala invests in US-based Truck Hero
Mubadala has invested in Michigan-based Truck Hero, as part of a consortium led by consumer focused private equity firm, L Catterton.
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Etihad and UN Women Join Forces for Women's Advancement
UN Women, the United Nations entity dedicated to gender equality, has teamed up with the UAE's national airline to empower women.
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UAE Companies Law: What Do the Amendments Mean for Your Business and for New Foreign Investors?
His Highness Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the United Arab Emirates, has promulgated Federal Decree Law No. 26 of 2020.
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Abu Dhabi Customs Launches Campaign to Expand Its ‘Economic Operator Programme’
Abu Dhabi Customs has launched a campaign to expand the scope of its Economic Operator Programme.
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Abu Dhabi Launches 'Freelancer Licence' for 48 Types of Businesses
Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development has announced that UAE citizens, residents and non-resident can apply for freelance licenses in the UAE.
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UAE Security Forum (UAESF) 2020
December 15-17, 2020
UAE-Israel-Bahrain Trade Forum
December 15, 2020 - Virtual Conference
May 2021 - Live Event - Abu Dhabi
2nd Annual Oil & Gas - Automation and Digitalization Conference 2021
February 18-19, 2021

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Immigration News Updates by Fragomen
Governments in many jurisdictions in the Middle East have taken immigration–related measures to contain Covid-19. Read here the summary of the latest travel and immigration updates as compiled by Fragomen.
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