June 2019 — Topical news of the United Arab Emirates

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Brand View: CAFU's new innovative service allows car owners in Dubai to refuel their cars with a click of a button at their convenience CAFU, the region's first on-demand fuel delivery service app has been launched in Dubai. Developed entirely in the UAE, one of the most...

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Building is under construction, no injuries reported No injuries were reported following a blaze in an under-construction tower in Business Bay on Saturday morning. Dubai Civil Defence was alerted at 10.40am and fire teams from Zabeel, Al-Quoz and Al Ittihad rushed to the scene....

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Although Abraaj Group founder has been released on bail, the DFSA will continue its investigation into the case The Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA) has said that its investigation into the controversial Abraaj case will be a deterrent for any UAE companies indulging in...

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The growth comes in line with the recent gold price hike over the past two months to $1,400 per ounce The value of the UAE Central Bank's reserve of gold bars amounted to Dh1.147 billion ($312 million) in May, up 1.1 per cent from Dh1.134 billion, by the end of 2018. The growth,...

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Virgin Hyperloop One (VHO), the only hyperloop company in the world to successfully test its technology at scale, was on Capitol Hill in Washington DC today to showcase its industry-leading technology to members of Congress and federal stakeholders at its event “Hyperloop On The Hill,” as the...

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The value of the UAE Central Bank's reserve of gold bars amounted to Dh1.147 billion ($312 million) in May, up 1.1 per cent from Dh1.134 billion, by the end of 2018. The growth, the highest in five months, comes in line with the recent gold price hike over the past two months to $1,400 per...

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Ras Al Khaimah Tourism Development Authority completes multi-city roadshow in the UK and Germany involving more than 370 tour operators and travel agents Ras Al Khaimah Tourism Development Authority (RAKTDA) has further strengthened its position in Europe with a multi-city roadshow in...

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Bollywood superstar is the second celebrity to be named who will get a star of the upcoming Dubai Stars initiative Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan has been named as the second celebrity to receive a Dubai Star on the Dubai Walk of Fame project. The announcement about the...

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Appointed firms will begin onboarding employers and employees through the second half of 2019 The Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) is looking to appoint service providers for its reformed end-of-service gratuity scheme by the end of July as it pushes ahead to put measures...

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Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor have a long-running feud following a massive ringside brawl in October 2018 Irish UFC fighter Conor McGregor could “probably” show up at arch rival Khabib Nurmagomedov’s upcoming UFC 242 title fight against Dustin Poirier in Abu Dhabi in...