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Here's a look at the top 5 things that moved global markets this past week. (Karim Sahib/ AFP)
November 19, 2017 - 20:00 GMT
Here's a look at the top 5 things that moved global markets this week.
The net foreign assets of the banking sector in Egypt scored about EGP 174.878bn at the end of August, up from EGP 139.658bn at the end of July, according to the Central Bank. (Shutterstock)
November 19, 2017 - 19:00 GMT
The net foreign assets of the banking sector in Egypt increased 25 percent between July and August.
The move, by Norway's Sovereign Wealth Fund, is believed to help an emerging global campaign to move away from oil and towards renewable energies. (Shutterstock)
November 19, 2017 - 18:00 GMT
Norway's Sovereign Wealth Fund, the largest investment portfolio in the world, says it is considering a plan to dump investments for oil and gas companies.
UAE residents will spend Dh900 billion in the next five years, according to Euromonitor International's forecast. (File photo)
November 19, 2017 - 17:00 GMT
UAE residents to spend Dh900 billion in the next five years, according to Euromonitor International's forecast.
Gold hits one-month peak as dollar drops on uncertainty surrounding new US tax code. (Shutterstock)
November 19, 2017 - 14:18 GMT
Gold hits one-month peak as dollar drops on uncertainty surrounding new US tax code.
Kuwaiti traders sitting in the main hall at the Kuwait Stock Exchange (Boursa) headquarters in Kuwait City. (AFP)
November 19, 2017 - 13:45 GMT
Boursa Kuwait concluded operations on Sunday with all of its indices in the red zone.
Hesham Abdulla Al Qassim, Vice Chairman and Managing Director of Emirates NBD, today rang the market-opening bell to celebrate the listing of the bond on Nasdaq Dubai. (Courtesy of Emirates NBD)
November 19, 2017 - 13:22 GMT
Emirates NBD today rang the market-opening bell to celebrate the listing of a $750 million bond on Nasdaq Dubai.
The Value Added Tax (VAT) of five percent will also apply to purchasing petrol, according to the Saudi tax authority. (File photo)
November 19, 2017 - 12:41 GMT
The Value Added Tax (VAT) of five percent will also apply to purchasing petrol, according to the Saudi tax authority.
Qatar plans to develop the port to serve Sudan and its neighbors, Al Jazeera reported. (File photo)
November 16, 2017 - 14:52 GMT
Qatar plans to develop the port to serve Sudan and its neighbors, Al Jazeera reported.
Qatar's Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani welcomes Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan during an official visit to Doha on November 15, 2017. (Kayhan Ozer/ AFP)
November 16, 2017 - 13:53 GMT
Qatar and Turkey signed a host of agreements and MoUs in various fields in Doha on Wednesday.
In new ad, Qatar Airways said it directly supports nearly 123,000 US jobs and flies 3.1 million visitors to the US annually. (File photo)
November 15, 2017 - 18:00 GMT
Qatar Airways has highlighted its contributions to the US economy in a new TV ad and social media campaign.
Work on the drone began in 2000, and four types were produced in different sizes: Saqr 1, 2, 3 and 4. (Jim Watson/ AFP)
November 15, 2017 - 14:45 GMT
Saudi Arabia unveils its first combat drone at Dubai Airshow.
Emirati men visit the Dubai Airshow at its venue in Dubai. (AFP)
November 15, 2017 - 14:19 GMT
Airbus on Wednesday clinched its largest single order ever at Dubai Airshow.
Saudi Arabia has exempted loans, credit cards, mortgages, current accounts, deposits and savings accounts from the Value Added Tax (VAT). (File photo)
November 14, 2017 - 12:33 GMT
Saudi Arabia has exempted loans, credit cards, mortgages, current accounts, deposits and savings accounts from the Value Added Tax (VAT).
A Lebanese bank has been commissioned to find buyers for the Four Seasons Hotel Beirut and Movenpick Hotel Beirut, partly owned by Prince Alwaleed bin Talal. (Courtesy of Four Seasons Hotel Beirut)
November 14, 2017 - 12:12 GMT
A Lebanese bank has been commissioned to find buyers for the Four Seasons Hotel Beirut and Movenpick Hotel Beirut, partly owned by Prince Alwaleed.
Dubizzle is the UAE’s biggest property portal with 71 percent market share, according to the website.
November 13, 2017 - 13:30 GMT
The buys include Dubai-based software platform Masterkey and Masterkey's staff-backed listing tool Airlist.