Daily Archives: September 3, 2020

OPEC daily basket price stood at $45.03 a barrel Wednesday

VIENNA, The price of OPEC basket of thirteen crudes stood at US$45.03 a barrel on Wednesday, 2nd September 2020, compared with US$45.30 the previous day, according to OPEC Secretariat calculations. The OPEC Reference Basket of Crudes is made up of the following: Saharan Blend (Algeria), Girassol (Angola), Djeno (Congo), Zafiro (Equatorial Guinea), Rabi Light (Gabon),

Dubai issues US$2b in Sukuk and bonds with lowest interest rate in its history

DUBAI, The Government of Dubai officially announced today the successful completion of an issuance process consisting of ten-year Islamic Sukuk of US$1 billion at a profit rate of 2.763 percent and thirty-year government bonds of US$1 billion at an interest of 3.90 percent. “We are satisfied with the success of Dubai in this issuance. Department

DHA provided 389,512 diagnostic imaging services in 2019

DUBAI, The Dubai Health Authority’s radiology department provides subspecialised radiology services for better diagnosis and enhanced patient care. Dr. Usama Mohammad Hassan Al Bastaki, Acting Director of Diagnostic Imaging Department at the DHA, said, “Radiologists play an integral role in patient management. At the DHA, we always consider the highest quality of radiology services and

Khalifa University, Lockheed Martin to collaborate on research, academic programs

ABU DHABI, Khalifa University of Science and Technology (Khalifa University), and Lockheed Martin, a U.S.-based global aerospace, security and technology leader, today signed a Memorandum of Understanding, MoU, to collaborate on research and academic initiatives that will advance technology and human capital development in the United Arab Emirates. Dr. Steven H. Walker, Vice President and