First Abu Dhabi Bank : ADX sheds 1.1% in week

Abu Dhabi – Mubasher:Tthe main index of the Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) retreated in the week ended 28 September 2017 for the second successive week. The main index shed 1.08% or 48.09 points to 4,397.40 points. The banks sector lost 0.99% after ... ( read original story ...)

UAE doctors warn young people against unhealthy lifestyle

A recent survey of social attitudes in the UAE found that many residents are concerned about cardiac illnesses. The survey - which was commissioned by Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi - queried over 1,000 UAE nationals and residents and found that 44 per cent of ... ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi strides ahead; numbers up

Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority (TCA Abu Dhabi ... in the Middle East and North Africa as well as in other parts of the world. Travel related news, analysis, and new appointments together with information on up-coming exhibitions, marketing and ... ( read original story ...)

Pardoned prisoners speak, thank Sharjah Ruler

The pardoned prisoners expressed their happiness and gratitude after receiving the news. “We thank His Highness the Ruler of Sharjah for this kind gesture.” Mohammad Mustafa Shaukat, 68, a taxi driver, has spent 15 years in jail because he did not ... ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi Hotel Real Estate News

Abu Dhabi witnessed a dramatic double-digit increase in the number of hotel guests in August, compared with the same period in 2016, helping to push up the total number of guests staying in the emirate to more than 3.1 million in the first eight months of ... ( read original story ...)

UAE University students making paper from sand

Abu Dhabi: A team of United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) students are working on an environment-friendly project to make paper from sand. The process is designed to tackle water shortages and reduce the country’s carbon footprint, said a UAEU press ... ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi sees 13% jump in hotel guests during August

with the Chinese now becoming Abu Dhabi’s largest overseas source market, heading India and the UK. Subscribe to Arabian Business' newsletter to receive the latest breaking news and business stories in Dubai,the UAE and the GCC straight to your inbox. ( read original story ...)

UK defense procurement chief to resign for job in Abu Dhabi

LONDON — Britain’s top defense procurement official has resigned after little more than two years in the post, and is heading to Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, to run the Etihad Aviation Group. Tony Douglas, the chief executive at the Defence ... ( read original story ...)

Abu Dhabi health-care provider to recruit 2,000 nurses

The new recruits will help the emirate’s public health-care provider, the Abu Dhabi Health Services Company (Seha), meet international nurse-to-patient ratios, said Aisha Al Mahri, allied health group director at Seha Nursing, told Gulf News. ( read original story ...)