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Abu Dhabi market adds one percent

Abu Dhabi-listed real estate shares helped the market to recover from Sunday's mini-crash. The ADX General Index closed one percent higher at 2,586.75 points. RAK Properties (up 2.56% at Dhs0.39), Sorouh Real Estate (1.50% higher at Dhs1.34) and Aldar Properties (gaining 1.21% at Dhs1.63) were the driving forces behind the market's advance. Shares of Dana Gas closed ended flat at Dhs0.62, despite the energy firm reporting earlier an 80% increase in net profit for 2011. "The resulting full year net profit for Dana Gas in 2010 was Dhs158m compared to Dhs88m in 2009." Seventeen shares advanced, 11 declined and seven closed even.