UAE approves plan for new equal pay law

The UAE Cabinet has approved the issuance of legislation to ensure equal pay for men and women working in the country. According to state news agency WAM, the Law on Equal Wages and Salaries for Men and Women will ensure that women have equal opportunities ... ( read original story ...)

Banking shares in favour as UAE indices extend gains

“Emaar Development has yet to announce news on its dividend distribution which is why the stock has been lagging for sometime following its mother company’s dramatic drop; however it could see some light soon,” the note said. The Abu Dhabi Securities ... ( read original story ...)

UAE cabinet approves new equal wages law

reported state news agency Wam. Announcing the cabinet decision, HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, said that since the Founding Father of the UAE, the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan ... ( read original story ...)

UAE Denounces Somalia Seizure of Its Plane, Cash

DUBAI (Reuters) - The United Arab Emirates on Tuesday denounced Somalia's seizure of a civilian aircraft this week and its seizure of money on board, according to a statement on the state news agency WAM. "Money allocated to support the Somali army and ... ( read original story ...)

UAE, Georgia discuss bilateral relations, global developments

UAE state news agency WAM reported. The two leaders discussed relations of "cooperation and friendship" between the UAE and Georgia, and the means of supporting and developing it to achieve their common interests. During the meeting, Sheikh Mohamed and ... ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi Plans First Competitive Tender for Oil, Gas Blocks

Bidding for four onshore and two offshore blocks will probably be completed by October, and Adnoc should select the winners by the end of the year, Chief Executive Officer Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber said Tuesday at a news conference in Abu Dhabi. The partners ... ( read original story ...)