Axis Bank Raises $500 Million From Bonds

The bank has issued senior fixed rate bonds aggregating to $500 million under the Medium Term Note (MTN) Programme through its Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) branch, Axis Bank said in a regulatory filing. The notes will be listed at the ... ( read original story ...)

How to recover from a job loss

Publicly available data reveals that 1,500 jobs have been cut in the UAE banking sector since the beginning of 2016 alone, and market uncertainty has led to redundancies in other sectors like oil and gas, construction, tourism and retail.” But just how ... ( read original story ...)

UAE says measures against Qatar do not violate WTO agreements

"The sanctions imposed by the UAE, Saudi Arabia and Bahrain did not contradict the agreements of the WTO," UAE state news agency WAM quoted Juma Mohammed al-Kait, an assistant undersecretary in the Economy Ministry, as saying late on Tuesday. In what ... ( read original story ...)

Henna crowns for cancer patients in UAE

ABU DHABI: When cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy start to lose hair, it can cause a dent in their self-esteem. A Sri Lankan henna artist in Abu Dhabi is helping them regain their confidence by adornng their heads with beautiful henna crowns. ( read original story ...)

Consumers in UAE more ready to adopt AI-powered devices

Dubai: The majority of consumers in the UAE prefer to get things done easily with the help of smart devices and technologies that are powered by artificial intelligence (AI), according to a new survey. In fact, there are more people in the country (76 per ... ( read original story ...)

5 key points of the new UAE tax procedures law

guidelines and regulations for UAE companies according to the statement released by the UAE Ministry of Finance. Tax Agents will also be required to register with the FTA and no one will be permitted to practice the profession if one is not enrolled in the ... ( read original story ...)

Afkar signs Union Brokerage Company

UAETF offers single security like exposure to one of the world’s premier financial and commercial hubs by investing in three UAE markets: the Dubai Financial Market, the Abu Dhabi Exchange and NASDAQ Dubai. The addition of a new authorised participant ... ( read original story ...)