United Arab Emirates stocks lower at close of trade; DFM General down 1.07% By Investing.com

1. United Arab Emirates stocks lower at close of trade; DFM General down 1.

2. The top performers on the ADX General were Ad Natl Ins Co (AD: ) which rose 11.

3. com – United Arab Emirates stocks were lower after the close on Sunday, as losses in the , and sectors led shares lower.

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Fleetwood wins European Tour’s order of merit

1. Jon Rahm from Spain stands with his girlfriend, Kelley Cahill, as they pose with the winner’s trophy after he won the final round of the DP World Tour Championship golf tournament in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017.

2. Dean Burmester of South Africa plays a shot on the 2nd fairway during the final round of the DP World Tour Championship golf tournament in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017.

3. Jon Rahm from Spain poses with the winner’s trophy after he won the final round of the DP World Tour Championship golf tournament in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017.

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Villagers’ joy as United Arab Emirates sheikh helps buy Godolphin Cross Church in Cornwall as village hall

1. Godolphin Cross Community Association want the building and its adjoining school room, as the only community space left, to continue to be used as a village hall.

2. The residents of Godolphin Cross, near Helston, appealed for help to His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the Emir of Dubai and head of the global Godolphin horse racing empire.

3. In their audacious appeal, they pointed out the link between the sheikh and the Earl of Godolphin, who bred the famous Godolphin Arabian race horse from which all of the sheikh’s horses are descended.

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Exclusive: UAE’s ADNOC to venture into privatization, oil trading – CEO

1. ABU DHABI (Reuters) – Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) [ADNOC.

2. UL] has embarked on a major shake-up plan to privatize its services businesses, venture into oil trading and expand partnerships with strategic investors, its chief executive said on Monday.

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UAE Women surprise China with five-over masterclass

1. This was a historic day for women’s cricket in the United Arab Emirates as they won their first match in an official ICC competition and they had beaten China who had been one of the powerhouses of women’s cricket at this level who had reached the ICC Women’s T20 Qualifier when it was last played in 2015.

2. United Arab Emirates women’s cricket team are making their debut in the qualifying stages of the ICC Women’s World T20 but they played some quality cricket against China in a match reduced to five overs TCG in Bangkok and were deserved winners by 16 runs.

3. Thailand are hosting the 2018 ICC Women’s World T20 Asia Qualifier and Hong Kong were the other winners on the opening day as they fought back to beat Malaysia by 35 runs at AIT.

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British student released from UAE prison after serving three years for drugs charge

1. A British student has been released from a prison in the United Arab Emirates after serving a three-and-a-half year term.

2. An International Campaign for Freedom spokesman in the UAE said: ‘Whilst we welcome the release of Ahmad Zeidan, we urgently call upon the Emirati authorities to institute a judicial system that is in line with internationally recognised legal standards.

3. Ahmad Zeidan was arrested on drugs charges (Picture: Zeidan Family Handout).

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United Arab Emirates announces intention to invest in Mozambique – Macauhub

1. The United Arab Emirates (UAE) want to make large investments in Mozambique in various areas, such as agriculture, mineral resources and transport and communications, said on Monday in Maputo the ambassador of the Arab country.

2. Asim Al Rahmah, who was speaking during the official opening ceremony of the embassy of the United Arab Emirates in Mozambique, said that the act “marks the beginning of a new impetus for economic cooperation between the two countries.

3. Quoted by Mozambican news agency AIM, Asim Al Rahmah mentioned within the framework of bilateral cooperation the project for construction of a training centre in the southern province of Inhambane, which will provide vocational courses, costing US$2.

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United Arab Emirates Funds Renewable Energy Projects in Barbados

1. BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Wednesday November 22, 2017 – The Barbados Water Authority (BWA) is projected to save thousands of dollars, and become climate change resilient, through two renewable energy initiatives, funded to the tune of US$3.

2. “This joint project with the Barbados Water Authority, with a mix of solar rays and electric vehicle chargers, is designed to directly free up expenditure on diesel for other purposes…It also supports [the] push in clean transportation with the electrical vehicle chargers.

3. “This project will reduce energy consumption of the station by at least 20 per cent, and it will result in a yearly saving or reduction of operational cost by at least BDS$500,000 (US$250,000), while improving the efficiency of the operation to our customers,” he said.

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World Trade Organization sets up panel on Qatar-UAE crisis

1. GENEVA — The World Trade Organization has established a panel to decide on Qatar’s complaint against measures imposed on Doha by the United Arab Emirates for its alleged financial support for militant groups.

2. Bahrain, Egypt, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates in June launched an economic boycott of Qatar and closed land, air and sea access to it.

3. Countries including the United States, China and South Korea argued on Wednesday that the 22-year-old WTO is not the right place to resolve the matter.

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Motorcyclist caught speeding at 172 mph in United Arab Emirates

1. A motorcyclist was caught by a speed camera in the United Arab Emirates travelling at 172 mph – two-and-a-half times the legal limit.

2. But Major Mohammad Al Shehi, head of detectives and traffic control at Sharjah Police, says it is common for drivers in the country to continue speeding even after punishment.

3. The speed limit on the road the motorcyclist was travelling on is 75 mph, according to Gulf News.

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