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United Arab Emirates recalls envoy to Sweden

The United Arab Emirates has recalled its ambassador to Sweden, a Swedish government source with knowledge of the matter said on Wednesday (March 18), a week after Saudi Arabia took the same step. The moves by the two Gulf Arab st

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Saudi recalls envoy from Stockholm over row

Saudi Arabia has recalled its ambassador from Stockholm after a diplomatic row between the two countries over Swedish criticism of Riyadh's human rights record, Saudi Arabia and Sweden said on Wednesday. Saudi Arabia c

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Sweden to end defence agreement with Saudi Arabia

Sweden will end a defence agreement with Saudi Arabia after heavy domestic criticism and a diplomatic spat, the defence minister told the state broadcaster SVT on Tuesday. The framework memorandum provides for the supply of milita

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Two new Sweden visa application centres open in UAE

The Embassy of Sweden in Abu Dhabi has outsourced its visa application process to VFS Global, a global outsourcing and technology services specialist for diplomatic missions and governments worldwide. People who want to apply for Scheng

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Dubai to host debut forum on children’s rights

Dubai is set to host the inaugural Global Child Forum, an international independent platform for research, dialogue, information and action which was initiated by King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia of Sweden. It will be held on

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Swede world's first to give birth after womb transplant

A Swedish woman has become the world's first to give birth after having a womb transplant, opening up the possibility for thousands of infertile women to have babies, the doctor in charge of the research project said on Saturday.

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Oman, Sweden ICT meet discusses broadband sector

Leaders from the ICT industry in Oman and Sweden reached a broad consensus for the broadband sector in the Sultanate to improve its access and enhance the information and communication infrastructure.   The meeti

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Wearable tech shipments seen hitting 64m

Total shipments of wearable technology devices are expected to reach 64.0 million units in 2017, marking a compound annual growth rate of 50.6 per cent, a report said. Sales of smart glasses, smart watches and wearable fitness tra

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Emirates’ to fly Stockholm from Sept 4

Dubai-based Emirates airline’s service to Stockholm from September 4 is expected to boost Swedish tourism and trade. The number of international travellers from Sweden is projected to grow from 13.1 million to 18.6 million b

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Sweden's Princess Madeleine weds US banker

A daughter of the Swedish king marries her US-British banker fiance on Saturday at a wedding to be attended by European royals and socialites from across the Atlantic. The 30-year-old Princess Madeleine, who earned a reputation fo

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