Dubai roads to close for five-day cycling tour

Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority has announced a series of road closures throughout the city and wider UAE for annual cycling event the Dubai Tour. The closures will affect 870km of roads in total from 11:10am to 3:30pm over a period of five days ... ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi’s Tabreed Seeks Assets From Gulf to Egypt, CEO Says

National Central Cooling Co. plans to acquire assets in markets like Saudi Arabia and Egypt starting this year as the Abu Dhabi-based company seeks to expand. “We’re always keen on acquisitions, and Saudi Arabia is also a potential market we’re ... ( read original story ...)

First Abu Dhabi Bank : Posts AED10.92b Net Profit In 2017

First Abu Dhabi Bank, FAB, the UAE’s largest bank and one of the world’s leading and safest financial institutions, reported its financial results for the full year ended 31 December 2017. FAB delivered a resilient performance in a transitional year ... ( read original story ...)

PM Narendra Modi to inaugurate Abu Dhabi’s first Hindu temple

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the first Hindu temple in Abu Dhabi during his visit to West Asia from February 9-12 when he will visit Palestine as well. Currently, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has only one temple for Hindu ... ( read original story ...)

UAE, Saudi Business Confidence Dips

Business confidence in the UAE and Saudi Arabia dipped ahead of the launch of VAT due to concerns over increased consumer costs, according to a new survey. The survey of global CFOs and finance professionals conducted by the Association of Chartered ... ( read original story ...)

Bradford City set to sign Ryan McGowan from Al-Sharjah

Bradford City have agreed a deal to sign Australian international Ryan McGowan from UAE side Al-Sharjah. The 28-year-old former Hearts ... In other transfer news, Bradford boss Stuart McCall told Sky Sports News on Monday that the club are not willing ... ( read original story ...)