General News

UAE and Germany continue their strategic cooperation through a virtual visit to Berlin.

As part of ongoing efforts to elevate UAE- German ties, Dr. Sultan bin Ahmed Al Jaber, Minister of State and UAE’s Special Envoy to Germany,...

DEWA’s smart services has 95% adoption rate

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority’s (DEWA’s) smart adoption rate for its services has reached 95% and customers completed over 2.5 million smart transactions in Q1...

ADEK’s Rize University Preparation and Career Guidance Programme goes virtual

ABU DHABI, In a bid to provide comprehensive support for grades 9-12 students in Abu Dhabi developing their post-secondary goals and aspirations, the Abu Dhabi...

Ras Al Khaimah Government launches integrated Stimulus Package to support Emirate’s economy and to ensure business continuity

RAS AL KHAIMAH, Following the directions of H.H. Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Ras Al Khaimah, and follow-up...

On ‘World No Tobacco Day’, MoHAP urges smokers to quit and warns of promoting E-cigarettes as less harmful products

DUBAI, World No Tobacco Day 2020, which takes place on 31 May under the theme "protecting youth from industry manipulation and preventing them from tobacco...

Dubai Culture welcomes more than 2,300 students in virtual guided tours

DUBAI, More than 2,300 students from 6 public schools and 8 private schools in UAE took part in the virtual guided tours of Etihad Museum...

Sales News

More businesses to resume economic activities in Ajman

AJMAN, More businesses will be allowed to resume economic activities from Sunday, 31 May, under ''Guidelines and Protocols for Reopening of Economic Activities'', the Department...

Dubai Economy coordinates between NRTC Fresh, InstaShop to deliver fresh fruits, vegetables daily

DUBAI, Dubai Economy has announced the coordination of an alliance between NRTC Fresh and the InstaShop grocery delivery App to enable consumers to enjoy same-day...

OPEC daily basket price stood at US$29.03 a barrel Wednesday

VIENNA, The price of OPEC basket of thirteen crudes stood at US$29.03 a barrel on Wednesday, 27th May 2020, compared with $29.75 the previous day,...

Dubai Financial Services Authority to host RegTech Live event

DUBAI, The Dubai Financial Services Authority, DFSA, has announced that it will be hosting 'RegTech Live: Driving Compliance Through Innovation'. The virtual event will take...

National banks invest AED200 million in stock markets in April

ABU DHABI, National banks invested AED200 million in local stock markets in April 2020 after stock prices reached attractive levels, an increase of 2.2 percent...

Fujairah middle distillate stocks extend streak to record high as total declines

FUJAIRAH, Jet fuel and other middle distillate stockpiles at the Middle Eastern oil hub of Fujairah jumped 5 per cent over the past week to...

Self Care News

Ministry of Health announces over 36,000 additional COVID-19 tests as part of intensified screening, 638 new cases, 412 recoveries and two deaths

ABU DHABI, In line with the Ministry of Health and Prevention’s plans to increase COVID-19 testing throughout the country for the early detection of infections,...

UAE sends medical aid to Tajikistan in fight against COVID-19

ABU DHABI, The United Arab Emirates today sent an aid plane containing 10 metric tons of medical supplies to the Republic of Tajikistan to bolster...

Hamdan bin Mohammed: 50% of government employees to work from the office starting Sunday

DUBAI, Under the directives of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin...

OECD recognises UAE’s efforts in fighting coronavirus

DUBAI, The Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development, OECD, has recognised the determined efforts of the United Arab Emirates in fighting the coronavirus pandemic and...

Kuwait reports 608 new COVID-19 infections, seven deaths

KUWAIT, The Kuwaiti Ministry of Health reported, Tuesday, 608 new coronavirus (COVID-19) infections in the last 24 hours, bringing the tally to 22,575. Deaths hit...

UAE sends medical aid to Congo in fight against COVID-19

ABU DHABI, The UAE today sent an aid plane carrying six metric tons of medical supplies to the Democratic Republic of Congo. The aid will...