Quotes: US MENA   Enter Symbol: NewsLetter: Search: advanced

Technician jailed for 3 years for stealing cables  Join our daily free Newsletter

MENAFN - Khaleej Times - 09/02/2014
No. of Ratings : 0
Add to Mixx!



(MENAFN -Khaleej Times) The court ordered the convict to repay his company Dh75,000 in value of the stolen power cables, and he was fined the same amount

A power cable technician has been sentenced to three years in jail by the Abu Dhabi Criminal Court after he was found guilty of abusing his post and stealing power cables worth Dh75,000 from the company he worked for. The court ordered the convict to repay his company Dh75,000 in value of the stolen power cables, and he was fined the same amount.


The accused is to be deported after serving his jail term.


According to court records, a company specialising in power cables informed the Abu Dhabi Prosecution on Financial Crimes that one of its employees abused his position and stole cables from a power station.


Eye-witnesses said the accused went to the power station with unidentified persons in a truck, which belonged to the company, and loaded it with a large number of power cables. They then fled the scene.


The company discovered the theft later and managed to locate the truck through a tracking device installed in the truck.


After initially claiming that the stolen cables cost Dh180,000, the company changed its estimate to Dh75,000. The technician had denied the charges in court. —

 


Khaleej Times




  MENA News Headlines
 Sep 23 2014 - Messi Neymar on target as Barca thrash LevanteArab Times
(MENAFN - Arab Times) MADRID Sept 21 (Agencies): Barcelona overcame a missed penalty from Lionel Messi to return to the top of La Liga with a 5-0 win away to 10-man Levante on Sunday. Neymar opened ...

 Sep 23 2014 - Oil prices will not 'return' to previous levels: officialArab Times
(MENAFN - Arab Times) KUWAIT CITY Sept 21 (KUNA): A Kuwaiti oil expert indicated Sunday that the prices of oil will not return to its previous levels as the fair price is to range between $90 and 95 ...

 Sep 23 2014 - Saudi addict killed in shootout after Al-Jahra hostage dramaArab Times
(MENAFN - Arab Times) KUWAIT Sept 21 (KUNA): The Interior Ministry said on Sunday that a Saudi young man who had taken members of his family hostage at gunpoint and later stabbed one was killed in a ...

 Sep 23 2014 - Kuwait: No link between Sheikh Jaber Bridge and fish deaths: CabinetArab Times
(MENAFN - Arab Times) KUWAIT CITY Sept 22 (KUNA): The cabinet has affirmed that the constructions underway of the Sheikh Jaber Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah Bridge have nothing to do with the phenomenon of fish ...

 Sep 23 2014 - Kuwait: 9 days holiday - 3rd Oct till 11th OctArab Times
(MENAFN - Arab Times) KUWAIT CITY Sept 22 (KUNA): The Cabinet has decided to regard Wednesday and Thursday which fall on Oct 8 and 9 as 'days-off' said Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs and ...

 Sep 23 2014 - Qatar works on mega projects in energy sectorMENAFN
(MENAFN) Qatar's government announced they are planning a number of complex mega projects to manage the rapid growth of the country's national economy, particularly in the oil and energy sectors, the ...

 Sep 23 2014 - Dewa, Solar park sign USD68.05m deal for substationMENAFN
(MENAFN) Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa) announced it has awarded USD68.05 million contract to build a new 400 kV substation for the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park, Emirates ...

 Sep 23 2014 - Kuwait parl't delegation arrives in BelgradeKuwait News Agency (KUNA)
(MENAFN - Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)) Kuwait parliamentary friendship delegation, headed by MP Faisal Al-Shay'a, arrived in the Serbian capital Belgrade Tuesday starting an official three-day ...

 Sep 23 2014 - Saudi Cement will not restart new kilns due to weak demandMENAFN
(MENAFN) Saudi Cement Company, the kingdom's largest cement producer by market value, announced it will not restart its two kilns at Hofuf factory, despite refurbishment work being done due to high ...

 Sep 23 2014 - UAE Maximus Air cargo plans to expand in 2015MENAFN
(MENAFN) UAE-based cargo carrier Maximus Air, the largest all-freight airline in the emirates, announced it is planning to expand its business in 2015, Arabian Business reported.The expansion plans ...

more...


 






Google

 
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network

MENAFN News Market Data Countries Tools Section  
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network
Arabic MENAFN

Main News
News By Industry
News By Country

IPO News
Islamic Finance News
Private Equity News

How-To Guides
Technology Section

Travel Section

Search News

Market Indices
Quotes & Charts

Global Indices
Arab Indices

US Markets Details

Commodoties

Oil & Energy

Currencies Cross Rates
Currencies Updates
Currency Converter

USA Stocks
Arab Stocks
 

Algeria 
Bahrain 
Egypt 
Iraq
Jordan 
Kuwait 
Lebanon
Morocco 
Oman 
Palestine
Qatar 
Saudi Arabia 
Syria
Tunisia 
UAE 
Yemen

Weather
Investment Game
Economic Calendar
Financial Glossary

My MENAFN
Portfolio Tracker

Voting

Financial Calculators

RSS Feeds [XML]

Corporate Monitor

Events

Real Estate
Submit Your Property

Arab Research
Buy a Research

Press Releases
Submit your PR

Join Newsletters


 
© 2000 menafn.com All Rights Reserved.  Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | Contact Us | Advertise | About MENAFN | Career Opportunities | Feedback | Help