Press Releases

Chorus of Condemnation Growing in Washington Following Houthi Terror Attack in UAE

January 20, 2022

UAE Seeks US Government Designation of Houthis as Foreign Terrorist Organization

UAE Ambassador Yousef Al Otaiba Spoke on Thursday with Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Bob Menendez (D-NJ), Senate Select Committee on Intelligence Chairman Mark Warner (D-VA), and House Foreign Affairs Committee Ranking Member Michael McCaul (R-TX)

UAE Reaffirms Cooperation with the US and Global Partners to Counter Ransomware

November 4, 2022

Washington, DC (4 November, 2022) – A UAE delegation led by HE Dr. Mohamed Al Kuwaiti, Head of the UAE Cyber Security Council, participated in the 2022 International Counter Ransomware Initiative (CRI) Summit hosted by the White House in Washington, DC. The UAE underscored its commitment to working with CRI and private sector partners around the world to counter the spread and impact of ransomware.

UAE, US sign partnership to catalyse $100 billion of investment in renewable energies, clean technologies

November 1, 2022

ABU DHABI, 1st November, 2022 (WAM) -- President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan has witnessed the signing of a comprehensive strategic partnership between the UAE and the US to accelerate the energy transition, advance shared climate goals and strengthen global energy security.

UAE Embassy and Dirwaza Curatorial Lab Art Exhibition Showcases Contemporary Art from the Emirates

September 26, 2022

A contemporary art exhibition featuring works by female artists in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has come to Washington, D.C.

UAE Minister of Economy Promotes Expanding Commercial Partnerships and Investment Opportunities to US Business Leaders

September 19, 2022

After addressing the SALT New York conference attended by the global investment and finance community, UAE Minister of Trade Abdullah Bin Touq visited Harvard University for discussions with future Emirati and American leaders

UAE Embassy Statement on Case of Asim Ghafoor

August 8, 2022

As part of intensified cooperation to combat transnational money-laundering and illicit finance, the UAE and the US have shared information on the case of Asim Ghafoor. The UAE initiated its investigation in 2020 into Mr. Ghafoor’s activities after receiving an official request from the US Embassy in Abu Dhabi on behalf of the US Department of Justice, the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Internal Revenue Service Criminal Investigations Division for mutual legal assistance related to an ongoing probe of Mr.

UAE Minister of State for Foreign Trade Participates in SelectUSA Investment Summit, Meets US Commerce Secretary and Governor of Michigan

June 30, 2022

Washington, DC (June 30) – United Arab Emirates (UAE) Minister of State for Foreign Trade HE Dr. Thani bin Ahmed Al Zeyoudi discussed expanding UAE-US trade and commercial activity during bilateral meetings with US Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo and Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer at SelectUSA Investment Summit, the largest Foreign Direct Investment gathering in the US.

UAE Minister of State for Foreign Trade Promotes Trade Agenda during Florida Visit

June 27, 2022

HE Dr. Thani bin Ahmed Al Zeyoudi Meets South Florida Mayors and Business Leaders to Strengthen UAE-US Commercial Ties

UAE Cultural Traditions Explored at the 2022 Smithsonian Folklife Festival

June 3, 2022

Released by Smithsonian on June 2, 2022

UAE Delegation Explores Economic Opportunities of Energy Transition with the US

May 10, 2022

UAE-US deepen partnership on climate action and energy transition

As UAE Looks Ahead to Hosting COP28 in 2023