People walk near a real estate project in Beijing. Reuters
General Motors (GM) and Ford Motor announced their quarterly sales in China fell, albeit at a slower pace sequentially, as the US automakers were hit by a slowing economy amid the Sino-US trade war.
Growth in China’s new home prices cooled in June as sales shrank for a second month, but building starts and investment quickened, providing a cushion for the slowing economy while Beijing claims some wins in reducing market froth.
Robust earnings from Google-owner Alphabet and Twitter took the S&P 500 and Nasdaq indexes close to record levels on Friday, with data showing the domestic economy slowed lesser than expected in the second quarter providing support.
New home prices in China grew slightly faster in March after growth slowed the previous month, putting a floor under the cooling market, as Beijing rolled out stimulus to boost the economy. The housing sector’s solid growth could cushion the impact of a vigorous multi-year government crackdown
The UAE Government and the United Nations Initiative to commemorate its 75th anniversary launched the “Future Possibilities Report 2020”, presenting six transformational trends that can add up to $30 trillion to the global economy by 2025.
The Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development (ADDED), has permitted commercial and industrial licensees in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi to renew their investment activities’ licenses for a period of 3 years.
The Expo Centre Sharjah (ECS), on Monday, welcomed the return of its employees to the offices with 100 per cent capacity in accordance with the decision of Sharjah Executive Council (SEC),
Adnoc Logistics and Services (Adnoc L&S), the shipping and maritime logistics subsidiary of the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (Adnoc) announced on Tuesday the formation of a new strategic joint venture (JV) with Wanhua Chemical Group.