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Abu Dhabi, UAETuesday 11 December 2018

PODCAST: UAE in a minute for November 15, 2017

Making today's headlines: Reaching the Last Mile conference, Diabetes survey and Dubai Air Show

An Airbus A350 at the Dubai airshow. Chris Whiteoak / The National
An Airbus A350 at the Dubai airshow. Chris Whiteoak / The National

Abu Dhabi is currently hosting Reaching the Last Mile conference that aims to eradicate many of the world’s most destructive diseases.

>Reaching the Last Mile: summit to eradicate world diseases opens in Abu Dhabi

The second phase of the Dubai Diabetes Survey has revealed that diabetes among Emiratis in Dubai has risen to 19 per cent.

>19% of Emiratis in Dubai are now diabetic, new survey reveals

Airbus announced today the biggest commercial-plane deal in its history.

>Airbus bags largest deal to date with $49.5 billion order from Indigo for 430 A320neo jets