British Embassy in the United Arab Emirates, 1980 Jan 01 - 1980 Dec 31
This relates to the affairs of the British Embassy in the UAE. It contains correspondence concerning: The posting of an archivist to the Embassy A note on the change of telephone numbers in Abu Dhabi The British Ambassador D A Roberts’s leave arrangements The telegram arrangements for the Embassy, taking into account the unique situation of it being present in both Abu Dhabi and Dubai
Oil production in the United Arab Emirates, including possible pipelines, 1980 Jan 01 - 1980 Dec 31
This file relates to the oil affairs of the UAE.
Ministerial visits from the United Arab Emirates to UK, 1980 Jan 01 - 1980 Dec 31
This file relates to the foreign visits of various UAE Rulers and Ministers to the UK, and the discussions of various topics with HMG’s ministers.
Relations between the United Arab Emirates and People's Democratic Republic of Yemen, 1980 Jan 01 - 1980 Dec 31
This file relates to UAE-People’s Democratic Republic of Yemen (PDRY) relations. It contains correspondence concerning: The visit of the Prime Minister of PDRY Ali Nasir Mohammad to the UAE The UAE’s decision to establish formal diplomatic relations with PDRY; HMG’s desire to prevent such a move because a PDRY embassy in the UAE would be a potential source of subversion; and the reactions of Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Oman and Egypt to this decision
UK/UAE Joint Committee, 1980 Jan 01 - 1980 Dec 31
This file relates to the activities and meetings of the UK-UAE Joint Committee. It contains correspondence and records of meetings and conversations, concerning: UK-UAE cooperation in the field of information, particularly possible training from the BBC for UAE television and radio staff The arrangements for the Joint Committee meeting in Abu Dhabi in January 1980, with the UK delegation led by Minister of State Douglas Hurd.
Universal Postal Union: Bahrain-Abu Dhabi-Qatar, 1966
This file relates to the representation of the Gulf States in the Universal Postal Union (UPU). It contains correspondence concerning Gulf States registering with the UPU: Bahrain, Qatar, Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Sharjah, Ajman, Ras Al Khaimah, Fujairah, Umm Al Quwain and the Sultanate of Muscat and Oman. It includes discussion of the issue of the responsibility of the UK for the international commitments of these states. It also includes the exchanges of letters and consultations with the Rulers on this matter (4).
British Military Mission to National Guard of Saudi Arabia, 1971 Jan 01-1971 Dec 31
This file concerns the British military mission to the Saudi Arabian National Guard (SANG).
Determination of nationality of Hindus, Muslims, Khojas, Aga Khanis, etc, after passing of British Nationality Act of 1948, 1952
This file relates to the need for individuals who have been British Protected Persons due to their connection with the former Indian States, to establish their citizenship as they are no longer entitled to British protection.
French interests in Muscat, 1952
This file contains correspondence relating to: Letter from the French Consul in Aden A Stepanof informing the British Consul in Muscat that Dr Jules Barthoux of the Paris Natural History Museum was asked to collect all information about the French Consulate buildings and furniture existing in Muscat Muscat authorities' interest in learning more about Barthoux and the Sultan's annoyance that he was granted a visa Letter from Barthoux to the Minister of Foreign Affairs explaining the purpose of his visit