United Arab Emirates

National chapters opt to skip events in protest. more

Dec 8, 2017 12:00 AM News

The Specialty Coffee Association has created a “deferred candidacy policy” for eligible World Coffee Events entrants who cannot attend international competitions based on laws, natural calamities, religious or gender restrictions in a host country. more

Nov 10, 2017 12:00 AM Coffee Report

A September release announcing the locations of three upcoming coffee competitions was suspended the same day when the human rights record of one host country, the United Arab Emirates (UAE), was called into question. more

Oct 6, 2017 12:00 AM Coffee Report

Coffee Connection

Photo by Dan Bolton

China is the United Arab Emirate’s No. 1 trading partner. Next year, the Dubai Multi Commodities Center will begin trading Yunnan arabica at a modern roasting and distribution center. more

Mar 3, 2017 12:00 AM Features

The United Arab Emirates is home to the world’s largest concentration of business ventures adding value to tea. Ahmed Bin Sulayen is executive chairman of the Dubai Multi Commodities Center. He spoke with STiR's Dan Bolton for this edition's Q&A. more

Jun 8, 2016 12:00 AM Features

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