People walk in front of a bank electronic board showing the Hong Kong share index on Friday. Associated Press
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.
Stocks are drifting in subdued trading on Tuesday morning, a rare calm day in what is likely to be Wall Street’s worst quarter of performance since the 2008 financial crisis.
World stock markets advanced Monday, helped by investor confidence in upcoming US quarterly earnings and the business outlook, and by hopes for progress towards a coronavirus vaccine, dealers said.
Dubai recorded exceptional inflows of foreign direct investments (FDIs) in 2020 with 455 projects worth Dhs24.7 billion, according to data from the Dubai FDI Monitor released by the Dubai Investment Development
Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum praised the efforts of federal and local entities for their part in Expo Dubai 2020.
Abu Dhabi state investor Mubadala invested a record amount in 2020 as it doubled down on growth sectors, and is close to making a decision on the listing of Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA),