Daily Archives: October 18, 2020

UAE announces 1,215 new COVID-19 cases, 1,162 recoveries, 4 deaths in last 24 hours

ABU DHABI, The Ministry of Health and Prevention, MoHAP, announced that it conducted 115,293 additional COVID-19 tests over the past 24 hours, using state-of-the-art medical testing equipment. In a statement, the Ministry stressed its aim to continue expanding the scope of testing nationwide to facilitate the early detection of coronavirus cases and carry out the

DEWA fully repays US$1.5 billion of maturing bonds, achieving zero debt position

DUBAI, Dubai Electricity and Water Authority, DEWA, announced today that it has completed repayment of its last outstanding Bond of US$1.5 billion. The Global Medium Term Note, GMTN, bond that was issued in 2010 matured and has been fully repaid. With this step, DEWA is having Zero debt on its books. Consistent with Dubai’s steady

SEWGA prepares plan to develop Central Region

SHARJAH, Sharjah Electricity, Water and Gas Authority, SEWGA, has prepared a plan to carry out the resolution of H.H. Dr. Sheikh Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, to provide electricity, water and gas services in the Central Region’s cities and districts. Dr. Engineer Rashid Al Leem, Chairman of SEWGA

AED6.9 bn contractual value of building permits in 9 months: Sharjah Municipality

SHARJAH, Sharjah Municipality, SM, announced that the contractual value of construction permits issued in the city of Sharjah since the beginning of this year until the end of September amounted to approximately AED6.9 billion, and the engineering and buildings sector outputs witnessed a remarkable increase of 26 percent during the third quarter compared to the