Air Arabia bucks trend in weak Dubai index

Damac Properties fell more than 3 per cent to be at Dh3.96 ... “People may be waiting for Arabtec and Emaar’s results,” Shurrab said. The Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange general index closed 0.08 per cent lower at Dh4,588.06. “The index is headed ... ( read original story ...)

Pirate Village enters final week in Sharjah

Sharjah: Al Majaz Waterfront in Sharjah is hosting the final week of its Pirate Village, a feature of the facility’s Mini Splash Park. Children visiting the Pirate Village this weekend will be able to enjoy a host of nautical-themed activities, including ... ( read original story ...)

New deal celebrates Sharjah as World Book Capital 2019

Paris, Sharjah: A new agreement was recently signed by Shaikha Budoor Bint Sultan Al Qasimi, president of the Emirates Publishers Association and head of Sharjah’s World Book Capital Organising Committee, and Irina Bokova, director-general of Unesco ... ( read original story ...)

Ministry keeps an eye on UAE egg market

UAE egg producers and distributors told Gulf News on Tuesday. One of the UAE’s largest eggs distributors said on Tuesday that its own poultry products adhere to the strictest standards. “We are purchasing our day-old chicks from reputable companies ... ( read original story ...)

Police arrest 17 in Dubai, Australia, Netherlands drug raids

Dubai: A high-profile international drug bust involving three countries, including the UAE, began as an operation two years ago, leading up to a raid on a Dubai restaurant on Monday. Police in Dubai, Australia and the Netherlands arrested two gangs of 17 ... ( read original story ...)