UAE corporate earnings jump 31% to 33bn in H1
UAE corporate earnings grew 31.2% year-on-year to USD 9 billion (Dh33 billion) during the first half of this year compared to USD 6.86bn in the same period last year, registering the best growth among the GCC corporates.
Trade values soar as DFM index rises 1.54%
Trade values across the UAE bourses climbed on Monday with the first trade session in September after relatively low values throughout August, with a total of AED 2.7 billion in Dubai, and AED 532 million in Abu Dhabi.
UAE bourses to see additional growth in 2014
The UAE and other Gulf bourses are expected to continue their upward trend during the remainder of the year, analysts said.