The Dutch road to a greener UAE

THE UAE is not new to innovations. From AI-assisted banking agents to solar-powered roof tops and health apps, the country is utilising the latest technological boom to its advantage in many sectors. Moreover, in just two years, the country will witness a ... ( read original story ...)

Nasdaq Dubai launches Abu Dhabi, Dubai equity index futures

The Nasdaq Dubai exchange launched equity index futures on Sunday for the main indexes of Dubai Financial Market and the Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange, a top official said. The new instruments could help to attract fresh money to the exchanges by giving ... ( read original story ...)

Chelsea FC owner invests in Dubai-based firm’s ICO

The proposed Initial Coin Offering (ICO) from Dubai-based social media platform Telegram has, according to Russian business daily Vedomosti, attracted a slew of prominent Russian investors – including Mikhail Fridman, Alisher Usmanov and Chelsea FC owner ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai Investments unit to lead Emicool IPO

Dubai Investments has named an entity to lead the initial public offering (IPO) of Emirates District Cooling (Emicool). Al Mal Capital, a financial institution that is one of Dubai Investments' wholly owned subsidiaries, will be the lead manager for the ... ( read original story ...)

Riding the IPO bullrun

"In the UAE, prospective companies looking to IPO will look at the market conditions; if regional markets are on an upswing and sentiment is positive then we could see a rush of IPOs. However, as happened a few years ago, if markets falter and sentiment ... ( read original story ...)

UAE to take more manpower from Bangladesh: Mannan

I think if UAE recruits Bangladeshi workers more in the coming days, it would be beneficial for both the countries," State Minister for Finance and Planning MA Mannan informed, reports BSS. Mannan attended the two-day 4th Bangladesh-UAE Joint Commission ... ( read original story ...)