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Mubadala posts profit of Dh10.9b in H1 2018

Mubadala Investment Company on Thursday announced a profit of Dh10.9 billion for the first half of 2018 driven by strong revenues from public equities and operating companies in the petroleum and petrochemicals platform, the company said on Thursday. The Abu Dhabi based Mubadala also announced a total comprehensive income of …

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Dubai non-oil trade jumps to Dh645b

Dubai’s non-oil foreign trade rose to Dh645 billion in the first half of 2018, an increase of Dh5 billion from 2017 figures. Dubai’s re-exports registered a Dh24 billion increase, growing by 14 per cent to Dh203 billion, reflecting the emirate’s strength as a re-export hub. Meanwhile, imports touched Dh377 billion …

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Have you spotted these bus cams in Dubai?

CCTV cameras installed on buildings, traffic lights and on public transport are not enough to keep errant motorists at bay. Authorities in the emirates have taken the level of security one step further by installing CCTV cameras on school buses, to ensure that motorists come to a halt when school …

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UAE passport is world’s 9th most powerful

The UAE passport is now the world’s ninth most powerful passport, offering ease of international travel to its citizens. On Thursday, Dr Anwar Gargash, Minister of State for Foreign Affairs said in a tweet: “the UAE passport has ranked at 9th position in the Global Passport Index, and now citizens …

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