Dubai Trading Volumes Jump

The region’s largest derivatives bourse, the Dubai Gold and Commodities Exchange (DGCX), saw ... investors flock to regulated and transparent markets like DGCX to hedge against rapid price movements especially in global currency pairs. ( read original story ...)

Markets Live: BHP drives ASX to two-year high

The hedge fund is urging BHP to demerge the US petroleum business and ... 11:19am WorleyParsons shares have jumped 3.3 per cent to $11.40 after a buyer, said to be Dubai-based Dar Group, snapped up $175 million of WorleyParsons stock. ( read original story ...)

Dubai's art market is hotter than ever

Countries such as the United Arab Emirates, Qatar and Saudi Arabia are investing heavily in the arts and culture, building new museums and hosting exhibitions. That's encouraging a new generation of art lovers. One such collector is Mohammed Al Baker. ( read original story ...)

UAE condemns recent terrorist plot in Bahrain

Abu Dhabi, Apr. 12 (BNA): The United Arab Emirates (UAE)'s Federal National Council (FNC) has condemned the heinous terrorist attacks aimed to destabilize the Kingdom of Bahrain's security including the recent terrorist plot aimed to assassinate important ... ( read original story ...)

UAE cruise past PNG; win 1st T20I by 5 wickets

United Arab Emirates (UAE) cruised past Papua New Guinea (PNG) in the first of the three-match Twenty20 International (T20I) series by 5 wickets. The hosts reached their target of 103 with ease, having more than 29 balls to spare and 5 wickets in hand. ( read original story ...)

‘UAE has an insatiable appetite for Research’

Abu Dhabi: There is an insatiable appetite for research and development (R&D) in the region, a senior official of the British Council has said. In an interview following the success of the UAE Science Collaboration Symposium held in the capital last week ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai business conditions strongest in two years – study

Dubai’s business conditions improved in March thanks to growth in output, new orders and increasing employment opportunities. The latest Emirates NBD Dubai Economy Tracker says that the wholesale and retail, travel and tourism and construction ... ( read original story ...)