UAE remittances spike on strong dollar

Dubai: Money outflows from the UAE to some Asian countries have increased over the last few days on the back of a strong US dollar. Transactions are also expected to rise further as expatriates have increasing number of reasons to repatriate funds, with ... ( read original story ...)

Revealed: Top 10 companies in the UAE in 2016

Dubai’s image as the financial hub and business friendly environment in the region and possible consolidation in the banking sector have all bolstered investor confidence. Market capitalisation: $5.61bn ( read original story ...)

Auto Finance Dubai by Emirates Islamic Bank Al Barsha Mall

Emirates Islamic Bank – Welcome to Emirates Islamic. Launched in 2004, the bank was established to deliver the highest standards of banking services in line with the highest standards of Shari’a principles. Offering a broad range of products designed ... ( read original story ...)

Free WiFi during National Day holidays

Dubai: Etisalat on Sunday announced that it will offer free WiFi in malls, restaurants and cafes in the UAE during the National Day holidays. In a statement, Etisalat said: “All UAE residents can benefit from the promotion across major locations in the ... ( read original story ...)

UAE to implement G20 and OECD procedures on tax

The UAE became the first Arab country to be elected for this position. HE Obaid Humaid Al Tayer, Minister of State for Financial Affairs, stressed the country’s dedication to establishing the legal framework required to meet the standards of the OECD ... ( read original story ...)