Sunday, November 29, 2009

U.A.E. Removes Sunday London Times From Newsstands

The Sunday London Times newspaper was removed by authorities from shelves in the United Arab Emirates on Sunday amid intensive reporting of Dubai's debt problems, an executive at the paper said.

The National Media Council ordered the paper blocked by distributors without providing a reason, an executive at the paper in Dubai told Zawya Dow Jones.

Here's the article that got the paper banned.


1 comment:

  1. The World Economic Forum met in Dubai Nov. 20-22. The closing plenary is still available online:

    A Dubai leader closes out the session. It's a fairly long video, but I think you'll find many of the points interesting (and concerning):