The DFM General Index added 0.66%, closing at 1,567.91 points. Emaar closed 0.65% higher at Dhs3.12. Bank Emirates NBD, the largest financial institution in the UAE by assets, surged 3.29% to Dhs4.39. Ajman Bank dived five percent to Dhs0.863. Eighteen sahres agined, nine fell and four ended flat. Around 93.76m shares were traded, valued at Dhs102m.