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Abu Dhabi, UAETuesday 19 June 2018

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Making today's headlines: Kikkoman soy sauce, Arabtec and humpback dolphins. 

A survey of small cetaceans by the Environment Agency – Abu Dhabi (EAD) in collaboration with the Bottlenose Dolphin Research Institute (BDRI) in the coastal waters of Abu Dhabi in 2014 and 2015 found that the area is home to the world’s largest observed population of the Indian Ocean humpback dolphins. 

Courtesy: Environment Agency Abu Dhabi
A survey of small cetaceans by the Environment Agency – Abu Dhabi (EAD) in collaboration with the Bottlenose Dolphin Research Institute (BDRI) in the coastal waters of Abu Dhabi in 2014 and 2015 found that the area is home to the world’s largest observed population of the Indian Ocean humpback dolphins. Courtesy: Environment Agency Abu Dhabi

Restaurants in the UAE have been told to throw out Japanese-made Kikkoman soy sauce due the brand having alcohol in some of its products.

> UAE bans Japanese Kikkoman soy sauce due to alcohol content

Arabtec, the UAE’s biggest listed construction company, has bounced back from a financial crisis.

> Arabtec bounces back as earnings top expectations

The emirate’s shallow, warm seawater has attracted the world’s largest observed population of Indian Ocean humpback dolphins.

>World’s largest population of Indian Ocean humpback dolphins found in Abu Dhabi