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UAE set to offer first sukuk to fund green energy projects

UAE set to offer first sukuk to fund green energy projects

A sukuk intended for green energy projects could be issued in the UAE as soon as April - report

Omantel seeks approval for debut Islamic bond

Oman began to introduce Islamic finance at the end of 2012, but until now there has been only one issuer

Oman to issue first sovereign sukuk by mid-2015

Head of Oman’s Central Bank says it is planning to issue a $520m Islamic bond to help finance budget deficit

Indonesia plans alternative sukuk structures to boost volumes

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Top Gainers

COMPANY PRICE CHANGE % CHANGE
NATL CO BLDG MAT AED 0.66 0.02 3.13 %
ESHRAQ PROP AED 0.92 0.02 2.22 %
EM DRIVING CO AED 4.80 0.10 2.13 %
ALDAR PROPERTIES AED 2.67 0.05 1.91 %
RAK CERAMICS AED 3.27 0.05 1.55 %
WAHA CAPITAL AED 2.49 0.03 1.22 %
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Top Losers

COMPANY   PRICE CHANGE % CHANGE
RAK CMT & CONST AED 1.21 -0.13 -9.70 %
ARKAN BLD MT CO AED 1.18 -0.06 -4.84 %
UNION NATL BK AED 6.60 -0.14 -2.08 %
DANA GAS AED 0.47 -0.01 -2.08 %
SHARJAH ISLAMIC AED 1.70 -0.03 -1.73 %
EMIRATES INS CO AED 6.90 -0.10 -1.43 %
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