Gulf mostly declines, Dubai up before expo decision
Most Gulf bourses declined yesterday in a wave of profit-taking triggered partly by oil's temporary weakness in the aftermath of the world powers' nuclear deal with Iran.
Win/lose, UAE will remain an attractive equity option
Three days to go and the long wait will be finally over. By Wednesday evening, an announcement in Paris will inform the world and the UAE who gets to host the 2020Expo.
Expo 2020 win to increase electricity, water consumption by 20% per year in Dubai
Dubai has up to 25% spare capacity to meet the new challenge; Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park will provide 13% of energy, says Dewa chief