Emirati Dirham overview

The United Arab Emirates dirham (Arabic: درهم‎, sign: د.إ; code: AED), also known as simply the Emirati dirham, is the currency of the United Arab Emirates. The term dirham is officially abbreviated "AED", while unofficial abbreviations include "DH" or "Dhs.". The dirham is subdivided into 100 fils (فلس).

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Emirati Dirham news

UAE: Emirati men with two wives to get housing allowance

The minister said that the second wife should be provided with the same living arrangements as the first wife.

17 days conditional positive
Emirates Development Bank wins top Fitch rating

Emirates Development Bank has become the first fully-owned federal institution to receive a AA- rating from Fitch, thus indicating its financial position and credit strength. The Emirati group's loan portfolio tops Dh1 billion ($272 million).

19 days conditional positive
UAE: Emirati passport among 10 most powerful in the world

Emiratis can enter 155 countries visa-free.

19 days indicative positive
UAE: Emirati passport ranked 7th in the world

It moved another notch on the Arton Capital Passport Index, topping the Arab region and ranking seventh in the world.

20 days indicative neutral
History of the UAE through its currencies and coins

Numismatist Ram Kumar explains the country’s interesting past and evolvement of dirham and fil

about 2 months subjunctive positive
ArabianChain goes live with its new bitcoin exchange Palmex
ArabianChain goes live with its new bitcoin exchange Palmex

Based in the UAE and with operations in Saudi Arabia and Kuwait, ArabianChain, the blockchain technology company has finally gone live with its bitcoin

about 2 months conditional positive
Three 'influencers' arrested in UAE for performing Kiki challenge

"We disapprove of young people adopting such foreign trends."

about 2 months conditional neutral
Dubai School Fees, Bills to Be Paid via Blockchain Payment Platform
Dubai School Fees, Bills to Be Paid via Blockchain Payment Platform

Dubai citizens and residents will soon be able to make digital payments for school fees, bills and retail purchases with a stable, digital currency after a partnership between blockchain payment

2 months conditional positive
UAE Dirham appreciates against top non-dollarised trade partners during Q2

The UAE Dirham has continued to appreciate in Q2 2018 against the currencies of the country's top 10 non-dollarised trade partners, according to Central Bank of the UAE statistics.From the import side, the weighted Dirham’s appreciation against its top-10

2 months indicative positive
UAE-based man fined for calling woman 'stupid' ... on WhatsApp
UAE-based man fined for calling woman 'stupid' ... on WhatsApp

He also received a two-month jail sentence.

2 months subjunctive negative

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