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Trade and Commerce with the US

Trade and Commerce with the US

Leading Market for US Exports

The UAE is the United States's largest export market in the Middle East, with $15.9 billion in exports in 2011. All 50 states export to the UAE.Learn more about Trade and Commerce with the US


UAE and United States Sign MOU at Strategic Energy Dialogue

U.S. Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz and UAE Minister of Energy Suhail Al Mazrouei signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) reaffirming their commitment to a strong bilateral energy relationship, joint cooperation and exchange of ideas in the areas of energy and the energy-water nexus.

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Ambassador Al Otaiba discusses the UAE’s role in coalition airstrikes against ISIL

In an interview with MSNBC’s Morning Joe, Ambassador Yousef Al Otaiba discussed the UAE’s role in the US-led coalition’s airstrikes against ISIL, as well as the role for moderate Arab nations fighting terrorism. See Full Story.

UAE Air Force conducts first air strikes against ISIL

The UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs confirmed that the UAE Air Force conducted an operation in coordination with allies.

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September issue of the Embassy E-News Update released

Latest embassy newsletter contains significant announcements on current events, further US-UAE partnerships and some exciting upcoming activities in the UAE and United States

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Ambassador Yousef Al Otaiba stresses urgent need to counter the dangers of Islamic extremism

In an op-ed for the Wall Street Journal, UAE Ambassador Yousef Al Otaiba outlines how a coordinated, multinational effort could defeat the transnational threats posed by ISIS and violent extremism.

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In Focus
UAE Commitment to Combating Extremism
The UAE strongly condemns Islamic extremism in all of its forms, and is actively participating with the US and other partners in the international coalition confronting ISIL
UAE-US Relations
The UAE and US are reliable allies with shared strategic interests in the security, economic and social-cultural arenas.
Establishing a Business
The UAE has one of the most open economies in the world. Learn more about the different ways to do business there.
US Universities in the UAE
The UAE is proud to partner with numerous US universities to improve education and promote cross-cultural understanding.
Dubai Expo 2020

Dubai will host the World Expo in 2020 under the theme ‘Connecting Minds, Creating the Future’. "BE PART OF IT", explore what Dubai Expo has planned for the global community to come together and explore creative solutions in Sustainability, Mobility and Opportunity on the Expo's website and join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter.