Abu Dhabi Ports Weighs IPO Amid U.A.E. Listing Spree

Abu Dhabi Ports Co. is considering an initial public offering, joining a growing list of state entities in the United Arab Emirates seeking to sell shares, according to people familiar with the matter. The government-run ports operator has met with ... ( read original story ...)

This is where the UAE economy is headed: CEOs

But despite all the current headwinds that may be putting pressure on the economy, business conditions in the UAE will remain positive for the rest of the year. That’s the sentiment gathered from the majority of heads of companies across the emirates. ( read original story ...)

Dubai conducts pioneering dental study of Emiratis

Dubai: A new study in the UAE has measured the teeth of several hundred Emiratis to boost the emirate’s level of orthodontic treatment. The study, which saw 521 dental casts taken from Emirati patients, found one main conclusion: that there are no ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai SME, DHL launch global expansion program for SMEs

Dubai SME, the agency of Dubai Economy mandated to develop the small and medium enterprise (SME) sector, has signed an agreement with DHL, a global express transport company, to launch the “Global Expansion Initiative for Small and Medium Enterprises ... ( read original story ...)

Dubai Medical Fitness Centres to adopt smart system

DUBAI: Dubai Health Authority, DHA, has announced that it will be adopting an electronic system at its Medical Fitness Centres to allow customers to finish all their medical test procedures from one centre or through one of the 40 DHA-approved printing ... ( read original story ...)

Multiple accidents hit traffic flow in Dubai

Dubai: Motorists across the city faced heavy delays on Monday due to a number of traffic accidents in the morning. An accident took place on Shaikh Rashid Road, near the Sana junction, causing massive delays towards Karama and Shaikh Zayed Road. there is ... ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi Police unveil new emblem and badge

ABU DHABI: Abu Dhabi Police on Monday unveiled the force’s new tamper-proof badge with a new emblem. Now, police officers have to carry it with them all the time, and have to produce it if a community member asks for it during investigation. Abu Dhabi ... ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi cracks down on illegal accommodation

In an effort to control and eradicate illegal forms of accommodation, the Abu Dhabi Municipality (ADM) has begun a widescale campaign to crackdown on the practice. The authority says violators place a huge burden on the community, and pose a real risk to ... ( read original story ...)