Look: One of UAE’s tallest towers rising in Dubai, to open in 2020

March 21, 2019 7:38 am0 comments
Look: One of UAE’s tallest towers rising in Dubai, to open in 2020

Supertall structure to have 2 infinity pools that will be among world’s highest 21/03/2019 Thursday Dubai: Dubai will add another supertall tower to its growing list of record-breaking landmarks and it is due to open very soon. Now more than 60 per cent complete, the 75-storey tower in the Downtown […]

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TRA announces new rules for UAE phone users: Now closing a phone plan or contract early is cheaper

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TRA announces new rules for UAE phone users: Now closing a phone plan or contract early is cheaper

UAE’s regulator has changed the rules for the early termination of mobile phone contracts 21/03/2019 Thursday  Dubai: The UAE’s telecommunications regulator announced on Wednesday that it had slashed the cost of cancelling a mobile phone contract early, following feedback from customers.  Instead of having to pay one month’s rental fee […]

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50% discount on traffic fines in Umm Al Quwain

March 20, 2019 8:42 am0 comments
50% discount on traffic fines in Umm Al Quwain

Grace period being offered to mark ‘Year of Tolerance’, says senior police official 20/03/2019, Wednesday -Umm Al Quwain: The Umm Al Quwain Traffic Department on Tuesday announced that motorists are being given a 50 per cent discount on traffic fines. The offer will take effect from Wednesday, March 20, until […]

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Deutsche, Commerzbank merger would put 30,000 jobs at risk – union

March 19, 2019 10:33 am0 comments
Deutsche, Commerzbank merger would put 30,000 jobs at risk – union

A top investor in Deutsche Bank also expressed doubts about a potential merger 19/03/2019 Tuesday  BERLIN/FRANKFURT: A merger of Deutsche Bank and its rival Commerzbank  could result in as many as 30,000 job cuts over the long term, a representative of German union Verdi who is a Deutsche supervisory board member told […]

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Gold prices rise as hopes of dovish Fed weigh on US dollar

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Gold prices rise as hopes of dovish Fed weigh on US dollar

US Fed starts two-day policy meeting on Tuesday 03/09/2019 Tuesday  Gold prices edged up on Monday as expectations the US Federal Reserve will be accommodative for the rest of the year weighed on the dollar though increased risk appetite limited bullion’s gains. Spot gold was up 0.3 per cent at […]

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Jet Airways grounds 4 aircraft due to non-payment

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Jet Airways grounds 4 aircraft due to non-payment

Carrier cancels flights to and from Abu Dhabi amid financial woes 19/03/2019 Tuesday  Dubai: India’s Jet Airways on Monday grounded four aircraft as it failed to pay the lease for renting them — the latest in a series of financial challenges hurting the airline. Jet Airways, once the number two […]

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