The United Arab Emirates, increasingly a major military power in the Persian Gulf, is stepping up its efforts to develop its own defense industry.
Launching the largest concentrated solar power plant in the world in Abu Dhabi represents a milestone for Middle East energy, an executive said.
German energy company Wintershall said Tuesday that oil from Libya and natural gas from Russia helped break production records.
The Abu Dhabi National Energy Co. said Thursday it started restoring the flow of oil through the Brent pipeline system following a weekend shutdown.
The Brent crude oil pipeline system in the North Sea will reopen only after internal safety checks confirm its safe to do so, said operator Taqa.
Human rights groups say a trial for Islamists suspected of plotting against the Emirati government is unjust, though Abu Dhabi maintains it has good reason.
The Abu Dhabi National Energy Co. reported that an oil release from a platform in British waters of the North Sea has been contained.
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A man in Abu Dhabi who was allegedly promoting and selling fake bank notes attempted to hide them by swallowing them, United Arab Emirates officials said.
Products from Chinese military companies reportedly stirred interest at this year's International Defense Exhibition in the United Arab Emirates.