Markets » Currencies

Last Updated: Thu, Apr 27 2017 | 2:35 PM |
Euro surges as France's Macron set for presidential win
Currencies»

Euro surges as France's Macron set for presidential win

Investors globally had been watching the vote fearing that could lead to a win for the anti-European Le Pen and put the future of the bloc in doubt

Markets»

Gold hits 3-month peak on heightened political risk

Political worries spur safe-haven demand for bullion

Currencies»

Iran's currency hits record low as Trump worries deter fund inflows

Rial was quoted at 41,500 to the dollar, weakening from around 41,250 on Sunday

Currencies»

UAE exchange houses await guidance from India on scrapped banknotes

Prime Minister Narendra Modi abolished Rs500 and Rs1,000 notes earlier this month

Opinion » Opinion RSS

Currency prices V property prices: Why now might be a good time for UAE expats to sell

Currency prices V property prices: Why now might be a good time for UAE expats to sell

Even with Dubai property prices forecast to decline this year, foreign owners who sell now could still make up to 25% year-on-year by taking advantage of the increasing strength of the US dollar

1

Issues over the Iranian Rial reflect impacts of the new Cold War

Issues over the Iranian Rial reflect impacts of the new Cold War

As Iran faces off its western adversaries, tensions have continued to rise

Features & Analysis

First bank merger in 20 years sets Saudi Arabia up for more deals

First bank merger in 20 years sets Saudi Arabia up for more deals

Q&A look at what the planned merger of HSBC and RBS’s Saudi ventures will mean

Saudi shake-up strengthens king's powerful son

Saudi shake-up strengthens king's powerful son

Royal decrees saw a number of allies of Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman moved...

Interviews »

Putting Dubai on the global startup map

Putting Dubai on the global startup map

Led by regional tech veteran, Ned Jaroudi, 1776 aims to bring global startups to...

Time masters: Chopard continue to grow in the Gulf region

Time masters: Chopard continue to grow in the Gulf region

Nearly 160 years after it was founded, Chopard remains focused on an ethical and...

Don't miss
Revealed: how much you should tip for services in Dubai?

Revealed: how much you should tip for services in Dubai?

New guide is published to make this decision easier for you; reveals who gets the best tips...

Gone in 31 seconds: Dubai gold shop thieves arrested

Gone in 31 seconds: Dubai gold shop thieves arrested

Gang stole jewellery worth $545,000 in just 31 seconds

Activists fear for Saudi woman who tried to flee forced marriage

Activists fear for Saudi woman who tried to flee forced marriage

Dina Ali Lasloom reportedly returned to Gulf kingdom against her will after trying to flee...

Sunil Vaswani tops Indian Rich List for third year running

Sunil Vaswani tops Indian Rich List for third year running

Our exclusive ranking of the Gulf’s wealthiest Indian expatriates.

The World's Most Influential Arab Women

The World's Most Influential Arab Women

The annual list of the world’s most influential Arab women

Focus: 'Amazon did not come to the region for Souq.com alone'

Focus: 'Amazon did not come to the region for Souq.com alone'

E-commerce experts say retailers will have to up their game following Amazon’s acquisition...

Most Discussed
sponsoredTracking