Commodity Prices

Brent Oil
78.67
Barrel
Crude Oil
70.69
Barrel
Gold
1,199.66
Ounce
Platinum
826.50
Ounce
Silver
14.29
Ounce
Currency Converter
UAE Dirham
UAE Dirham
US Dollar
US Dollar
Saudi Riyal
Saudi Riyal
Egyptian Pound
Egyptian Pound
Euro
Euro
Prayers

Dhuhr
12:14
Sunday
23
September 2018

Fajr
Fajr
04:48
Sunrise
Sunrise
06:07
Dhuhr
Dhuhr
12:14
Asr
Asr
15:41
Maghrib
Maghrib
18:22
Isha
Isha
19:52
Markets

2,764.38 0.86%
Volume
236,766,479
Turnover
0.86%
Trades
2,880
26
Up
3
Flat
6
Down
Traded stocks 35
4,883.42 -0.01%
Volume
103,054,247
Turnover
-0.01%
Trades
1,501
9
Up
4
Flat
12
Down
Traded stocks 25
Most active
Elaf
0.22
Siyaha
7.25
Bithor
4.9
Tasweeq
8.5
Al Mansour Bank
0.62
Khaleeg
0.19
Credit
0.44
Ameen
0.33
Lohom
4.95
Pepsi
3.59
Bithor
4.9
Khaleeg
0.19
Khaleeg
0.19
Mousil
0.17
Capital
0.26
Al Mansour Bank
0.62
Sharjah Ruler receives Sharjah City Municipality Director-General - Dotemirates
1 week 3 day

Sharjah Ruler receives Sharjah City Municipality Director-General

ABU DHABI, 12th September, 2018 (WAM) -- H.H. Dr. Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, stated that Sharjah is supporting qualified UAE nationals in all areas, to find suitable solutions to the challenges facing the development of its cities and regions. He also noted the developments taking place in many projects and services, which requires everyone’s combined efforts and the deployment of specialist human resources. During his meeting with Thabet Salem Al Tarifi, Director-General of the Sharjah City Municipality, and several employees of the municipality, which was held today in the Ruler's Office,...


More about

UAE News

1 hour 31 minute

Funeral services now in four languages in UAE

The group, Sharjah and Ajman Funeral Announcements and Support Services, said any nationality can access the service on social media platforms using the web-handle @Janaza_uae.  The service includes announcement of the death of a person, information about the funeral, burial procedures as well as repatriation of the body. The group said they would receive information about the deaths from various sources such as mosques, hospitals, corpse washers, police, among many others. Speaking to Khaleej Times, Abu Anas, one of the founders of Sharjah and Ajman Funeral Announcements and Support Services, said: "We use all kinds of social media platforms to...
1 hour 44 minute

Minister of Infrastructure Development meets Manager of Irish Maritime Development Office

DUBLIN, 22nd September, 2018 (WAM) -- Dr. Abdullah bin Mohammed Belhaif Al Nuaimi, Minister of Infrastructure Development, and Chairman of the Federal Transport Authority-Land and Maritime, FTA, has met Dr. Edel O'Connor,Business Development Manager for the Irish Maritime Development Office,who briefed him on researches and projects undertaken by the Office in partnerships with stakeholders. The meeting took place on the sidelines of the Irish maritime exhibition, which concluded today. Representatives of the FTA engaged in discussions with major Irish maritime industry leaders on opportunities for Irish companies in UAE maritime projects.
1 hour 45 minute

UAE Air Quality Index launched on MOCCAE app

DUBAI, 22nd September 2018 (WAM) - The Ministry of Climate Change and Environment (MOCCAE), in collaboration with Khalifa University of Science and Technology, launched the UAE Air Quality Index (UAE AQI) on MOCCAE’s smart application. The index displays real-time readings of the satellite-monitored air quality index (AQI) across the UAE. The UAE AQI employs cutting-edge technologies in live monitoring of air quality and, by using specific algorithms, it forecasts the AQI status for up to three days in advance, in addition to predicting the concentration of dust and particulate matters with a diameter of less than 2.5 microns (PM2.5). Dr....

1 hour 54 minute

VAT refund scheme: 4 conditions for UAE retailers to register in system

The Federal Tax Authority (FTA) on Saturday announced four conditions for retailers to register in the digital system of the Tax Refund Scheme for Tourists, which will come into effect as of the fourth quarter of this year. The FTA set condition that the retailer must be registered with the FTA and have a tax registration number (TRN); the supplier's sales of goods must not be excluded from the refund scheme; the retailer must submit a request to participate in the Scheme as determined by the FTA; and finally, the retailer must meet the financial credit requirements specified by the...
2 hour 52 minute

Good conduct certificate must for teachers in UAE

All teachers in the UAE will need to obtain a good conduct certificate from the police department of the country they last taught at in order to get their licence approved. The requirement also applies to those currently teaching in the UAE. A UAE teacher's licence is mandatory to teach in the country and a teaching permit may also be required, depending on each emirate. In Dubai, teachers have to get a permit from the Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA) after they receive their teaching licence, which is issued by the Ministry of Education (MoE). The licence and permit...
2 hour 52 minute

How to get Dh3,000 discount when buying iPhone XS in Dubai

Over the weekend, Apple released new flagship smartphones in the UAE - the iPhone XS and XS Max. The company welcomed an overwhelming crowd at the Apple Store in The Dubai Mall during the launch on Friday. Fans queued up to grab the XS or XS Max models. The Apple Watch Series was also released the same day. The iPhone XS comes with price tags of Dh4,229 (64GB), Dh4,859 (256GB) and Dh5,709 (512GB). The iPhone XS Max phones, meanwhile, are worth Dh4,649, Dh5,279 and Dh6,129. Some may be holding back on the purchase because it apparently looks expensive, but if...