Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Local News


Financial literacy programme for kids to be launched in Dubai

It’s never too early to teach children about the value of money. A programme called Kid’s Finance Initiative is set to kick off in Dubai next month, aiming to teach young ones about budgeting, investing, debts and entrepreneurship. It targets children aged nine to 14 and will consist of classes ...

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Dubai to release economic outlook report twice a year

Dubai will be releasing an economic outlook report twice a year – one in January and another one in October. That’s according to His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman and CEO of Emirates and Chairman of the Dubai Economic Development Committee. Speaking at the UAE Economic Outlook ...

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Dubai Police confiscated more than 1,200 vehicles in 2016

Dubai Police confiscated more than 1,200 vehicles last year in a bid to crack down on reckless driving. That’s according to officials, who say that one man paid Dubai Traffic Police AED100,000 to have his car released from authorities before it was scheduled. His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al ...

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