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World shares dipped on Friday as investors awaited progress towards more US fiscal stimulus, while the dollar was set for a weekly loss and cryptocurrency Bitcoin hit a record high.
Global stock markets and Wall Street futures declined on Tuesday after a selloff in the US Treasury debt eased, helping to allay concern about a possible rise in interest rates.
Investors will be anxious to see whether upcoming quarterly reports and outlooks from US companies validate expectations for a strong 2021 rebound in earnings and the economy, which were ravaged by the coronavirus pandemic last year.
Sharjah Islamic Bank (SIB) recorded an increase of 27 per cent in the net profit reaching at Dhs514.1 million for the year compared to Dhs 405.8 million for the same period in 2020.
Malta celebrated its National Day at Expo 2020 with a varied programme highlighting the country’s rich history and culture. The festivities at the Stage of Nations
The Swiss Pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai organized a talk focusing on the three key pillars of innovation, entrepreneurship, and sustainable development at the thematic Global Goals Week of Expo 2020,