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COVID-19: Dubai presenter dies of coronavirus in the UK

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Dubai: Richard Coram, a pioneer on the UAE’s live music and entertainment scene, has died in the UK from complications arisen from the coronavirus. Coram was a well-known TV presenter of Dubai’s Channel 33 in the late 80s, along with being a radio host. He later launched the event management, the Talent Brokers, with his[…]

Emirati historian Omran Al Owais dies at 88

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Omran Al Owais Image Credit: Supplied Dubai: Emirati historian Omran Salem Abdullah Al Owais passed away on Monday. He was 88 years old. The Emirati veteran was a member of the Board of Trustees of the Sultan Bin Ali Al Owais Cultural Award. Omran Al Owais was raised in a family known for its engagement[…]

Tabreed buys 80% of Emaar’s Dubai cooling business

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DUBAI: Dubai-listed National Central Cooling co (Tabreed) has bought an 80 percent stake in Emaar Properties’ Downtown Dubai district cooling business for AED2.48 billion ($675 million), the companies said. Emaar will keep a 20 percent share in the business through a long-term partnership with Tabreed, they said in a joint statement. Emaar said it had[…]

These Dubai markets will open today – News

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A dedicated team has been assigned to implement a 24-hour cleaning programme. Dubai’s Waterfront Market has been given permission by the authorities to reopen its Fish, Meat, Dry Goods and Fruit and Vegetable Markets, and these will resume business as normal for all their customers on April 7, 2020. As part of its[…]

Emirates News Agency – UAE stock markets close on positive note driven by stimulus packages

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Mon 06-04-2020 21:04 PM ABU DHABI, 6th April, 2020 (WAM) — The incentives and stimulus packages recently launched at the country level continue to reflect positively on the UAE financial markets, leaving the country’s two main bourses in the green yet again driven by selective buys targeting powerhouse banking and property shares in Abu Dhabi[…]