DUBAI , Dec 8 (Reuters) - Egypt's bourse rallied 2.4 percent on Sunday as a draft constitution gained traction and an interest rate cut boosted sentiment, while most Gulf shares also rose.
DUBAI (Reuters) - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani presented his first budget to parliament on Sunday, vowing to bring down inflation and boost growth to lift an economy reeling from sanctions and what he says was mismanagement by predecessor Mahmoud Ahmadinejad.
DUBAI , Dec 8 (Reuters) - Dubai Financial Market, the emirate's main bourse, will start trading at 0615 GMT on Sunday, 15 minutes later than usual, following a technical fault, a spokesman said.
DUBAI , Dec 8 (Reuters) - Dubai Financial Market, the emirate's main bourse, has delayed the start of trading on Sunday due to a technical fault, it said in a statement.
DUBAI , Dec 7 (Reuters) - Iran is moving ahead with testing more efficient uranium enrichment technology, a spokesman for its atomic energy agency said on Saturday, in news that may concern world powers who last month agreed a deal to curb Tehran's atomic activities.
DUBAI , Dec 7 (Reuters) - Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) said on Saturday it had increased its budget by 6.7 billion dirhams ($1.8 billion) for 2014 to pay for projects and purchases.
DUBAI , Dec 7 (Reuters) - Dubai -based builder Arabtec has been awarded a contract worth nearly $1 billion to build a hospital in Al Ain in the United Arab Emirates with its joint venture partners, the company said on Saturday.
* Sale adds to series of asset sales by Dubai World this yr
DUBAI , Dec 5 (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia's Sahara Petrochemical and Saudi International Petrochemical Co (Sipchem) hope to complete a share-swap merger in the first half of 2014 that would create a firm valued around $5 billion.
DUBAI , Dec 5 (Reuters) - Investment Corp of Dubai , the flagship holding firm of some of the emirate's top companies, has acquired the Atlantis hotel from a unit of Dubai World for an undisclosed sum, a statement said on Thursday.