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The ADX General Index dipped 0.10%, ending at 2,535.84 points. Abu Dhabi National Energy Co. or Taqa fell 0.84% to Dhs1.18. Taqa said earlier in a statement that the it is setting up a Malaysian Ringgit 3.5bn ($1.10bn) Sukuk program in order to "diversify the sources of funding". Real estate giants Aldar and Sorouh both ended flat. Some 48m shares were traded, valued at Dhs56.5m.