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DFM shares knock at one Dirham-level
Aug 16, 2012
The Dubai Financial Market (DFM) gained 0.10% Thursday, closing at 1,580.77. Logistics giant Aramex gained the most (up 2.82% at Dhs1.82). Market bellwether Emaar Properties slipped 0.30% to end at Dhs3.46. Shares of the DFM, the sole listed Arab bourse, advanced one percent to hit Dhs0.995 amid improved investor sentiment. The DFM General Index posed the highest year-to-date gain as yet in 2012, rising almost 17% since January 1 2012.