Officials during the event.
In line with Etihad Credit Insurance’s (ECI) development strategy, the UAE Federal export credit company will extend its support to the exporters in the domestic trade.
An official from the just-concluded “AEEDC Dubai Conference & Exhibition,” an international annual gathering of oral health practitioners, has rebutted claims that dental/oral health plans are excluded in health insurance packages because the procedures are “for cosmetic purposes” and have nothing to do with over-all health.
Real estate expert Walid Al-Zarouni stressed the need for real estate insurance in the United Arab Emirates, as a means of protection for residential buildings and their contents to protect them against potential dangers. This should be dealt with as a top priority not a luxury.
The benchmark Nikkei 225 index gave up 0.39 percent or 88.21 points to 22,329.94, but made a weekly gain of 2.86 percent, driven up by robust US shares.The broader Topix index lost 0.20 percent or 3.14 points to 1,546.74, but advanced 3.39 percent over the week.
The blue-chip FTSE 100 was down 0.1%, The mid-cap FTSE 250 dipped 0.3%, with losses in industrial, energy and tech-related stocks.
US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures slipped 17 cents, or 0.41%, to $41.78 a barrel by 0651 GMT, while Brent crude fell 17 cents, or 0.38%, to $44.92. Both contracts had traded higher earlier in the day.
Global equity markets slipped and bond yields fell on Thursday as investors awaited an agreement on a US aid package to mitigate the fallout from the coronavirus crisis, with poor corporate earnings reports also weighing on European shares.