Monday, June 24, 2019

Banks, energy stocks boost ADX at Sunday’s close

Abu Dhabi – Mubasher: The Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) closed Sunday’s trading session in positive territory, pushed up by the growth of the banks and energy sectors.The general index rose 0.61%, closing the...

First World Data Visualization Prize at WGS to show how governments can improve citizens’...

Dubai - MENA Herald: We could be about to see the day that big data makes a bid to be displayed at The Louvre. For that is what one of the eye-catching events being...

Petrol Prices to drop in Feb

The UAE has cut petrol prices by around 2.5 per cent for the month of February, following a reduction in January, the country’s fuel price committee has announced. Super 98 will be priced at Dhs1.95...

Portugal: Emirates Announces Flight Connection to Porto

In partnership with: Emirates has just announced that it will launch,...

Emiratis enjoy visa-free entry to Russia

Dubai – Mubasher: The UAE announced that Emiratis will have visa-free entry to Russia, following signing a mutual visa waiver agreement between the two countries in 2018.Russia has started implementing the new visa policy on...

HP and Dubai Cares Launch Recycling Campaign to Provide Children with Access to Education

Dubai: HP has launched a new campaign, in partnership with Dubai Cares, titled ‘Reinvent Hope’, which aims to provide vulnerable children and young people with access to quality education, while addressing the region’s growing...

Cuba switches on 1.25-MW PV plant – report

February 25 (Renewables Now) - Cuba has inaugurated a 1.25-MW photovoltaic (PV) park in the province of Sancti Spiritus, state news agency Prensa Latina reported on Friday.This PV facility is...

SME contribution to UAE’s GDP seen at 53% in 2019

The contribution of the SME sector to the UAE’s GDP of the country is estimated at 53 per cent, up from about 49 per cent in 2018, said a top official, citing the Federal...

SOM Unveils New 550m Skyscraper

SOM design partner Mustafa Abadan said Burj Jumeira will tower over Jumeirah as the centrepiece of the neighbourhood.The tower will be taller than One World Trade Centre and holds unique design elements forming a...

Saudi Arabia, UAE, top markets in region for outbound travel

Emphasising on the ever-growing Middle East’s business travel market, the seventh Annual Mice Arabia and Luxury Travel (Malt) Congress, the region’s premier by invitation-only business platform concluded day 1 focusing on new disruptions in...