Making today's headlines: Excise taxes, Al Ain football club and Eid Al Adha.
PODCAST: UAE in a minute for August 22, 2017
Businesses are preparing to double their prices in tobacco and fizzy drinks today after the UAE published a new law on excise taxes.
Al Ain football club were held to a home draw by Saudi Arabia’s Al hilal in the first leg of Asian Champions League quarter-finals.
Check out The National's guide on Eid Al Adha.