Does Trump mean bad news for UAE dirham?

Close your eyes. imagine a scenario where Republican nominee Donald Trump is the leader of the so-called free world. Would you - yes, you - want to invest your hard-earned money in 'that' America? If you answered yes to that, then you, like Trump, are kind ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai's Emaar Malls Q3 net profit rises 16 pct – statement

DUBAI, Nov 6 (Reuters) - Dubai's Emaar Malls, a unit of Emaar Properties, reported a 16 percent rise in third-quarter net profit on Sunday. * Net profit of 435 million dirhams ($118.4 million) in the three months to Sept. 30, it said in a bourse statement ... ( read original story ...)

You can soon pay Dubai Police fines at Wall Street Exchange

Dubai: You will soon be able to pay Dubai Police fines at Wall Street Exchange branches in the UAE. Payments can also be made at self-service kiosks next to the exchange house, which has around a dozen outlets in Dubai and 30 across the country. Wall ... ( read original story ...)

Gandhi centres planned in Dubai, Abu Dhabi

Plans to set up special centres in Dubai and Abu Dhabi to propagate Gandhian teachings and principles were announced on Saturday. The centres have been planned at the Indian Consulate in Dubai and the India Social and Cultural Centre in Abu Dhabi. ( read original story ...)

Dubai and China — share big ambitions and projects

financial services and great connectivity offer Chinese companies the opportunity to grow from Dubai and beyond,” he added in an interview with Gulf News at the sideline of the event in Shanghai, one of the most famous and busiest cities in the world. ( read original story ...)

RTA to open nine stations along Dubai Water Canal, Business Bay

Dubai: The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) will provide marine transport services along the Dubai Water Canal and the Business Bay once the Canal is open to link with the service in Dubai Creek and coastal areas of Dubai, an official said on Saturday ... ( read original story ...)

Flag Day celebrated across UAE with pride and joy

Abu Dhabi/Dubai: The UAE today unanimously celebrated Flag Day, which marks the accession of His Highness Shaikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan as President of the UAE. The occasion symbolises the country’s abiding values of humanitarianism, tolerance ... ( read original story ...)

UAE Flag Day celebrations marked across the country

Dubai: The morning of November 3 witnessed balloons in the colours of the UAE flag released into the sky and flag-hoisting ceremonies to mark UAE’s Flag Day. The occasion marks the accession of His Highness Shaikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan to the ... ( read original story ...)

Emiratis may soon drive taxis in Abu Dhabi

In terms of enhanced services, the regulator is currently working to equip all taxis with free WiFi access, as reported by Gulf News in September. The WiFi will be accessible as soon as the taxi meter starts running. In addition, the Abu Dhabi Taxi ... ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi's Mubadala weighs Tabreed stake sale-sources

DUBAI, Nov 3 (Reuters) - Abu Dhabi state investment vehicle Mubadala Development Co is considering the sale of a least part of its stake in Dubai's National Central Cooling Co (Tabreed), three sources familiar with the matter told Reuters. Tabreed's ... ( read original story ...)