Shopping for apples?
Shopping for apples? Image Credit: Stock image

After staying steady for weeks, the cost of apples have risen, and so have the price of tomatoes. So opt out of adding any of the above red grocery items to your day's dishes like a salad.

While, among fruits, the price of apples rose by 80fils to Dh4.8, from Dh4 yesterday, the cost of a kilo of lemons slipped by 20fils to Dh4.8. The cost of most other groceries stayed in check, but a kilo of lime now costs as much as Dh32.9, a hike from yesterday's Dh23 - which is a difference of Dh9.9.

The cost of most vegetables have remained steady, but the cost of a kilo of cucumbers dropped by Dh1 to Dh4. The price of tomatoes rose by 20fils to Dh3.9 from Dh3.7 earlier, and lettuce now costs as much as Dh24.6, slipping Dh1 a kilo from Dh25.6 on Monday.

For those of you who are craving some seafood the coming days, you would be glad to know that the cost of most fish and shrimp is stable, however, the cost of Hamour fish rose by Dh3 to Dh66 from Dh63.

Price Basket June 30
Families with children will be relieved to know that milk prices have remained unchanged for weeks together in Dubai.
Price Basket June 30
Stock up on your bottled water supply since prices have remained steady for weeks at a stretch.
Price Basket June 30
Buy some pasta for the family mid-week. Prices are not on an upward spiral.
Price Basket June 30
You can add some extra sugar in your coffee. Prices have been in check.
Price Basket June 30
If you love dates, there's good news in store. Date prices have remained constant for a while.
Price Basket June 30
Whip up some scrambled eggs for the family breakfast on Wednesday. Egg prices are under control.
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The cost of fish like Kingfish, Seabream and Seabass have stayed the same. But the cost of Hamour fish rose by Dh3.
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Price of Salmon stayed at lower levels, after getting cheaper on Monday.
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Who doesn't like a spicy beef roast? Beef prices have remained steady in Dubai.
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Maybe time for a barbecue? Lamb prices have been kept in check in Dubai after dropping on Monday.
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Make all the sandwiches you want since bread prices have been unchanged for weeks together.
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Banana prices have stayed low, so maybe its time to bake a fruit-based cake ahead of the fast-approaching weekend.
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Tomato prices have ticked up, so maybe postpone having a tomato soup if it was today's menu.
Price Basket June 30
The cost of a kilo of lemons slipped by 20 fils, but limes now cost higher than yesterday's Dh23.
Price Basket June 30
An essential item in COVID-19 times, the face mask has seen its prices kept under control now.
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Consumers in Abu Dhabi can check grocery prices against a Price Monitor.
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There are channels for consumers to report price hikes in Sharjah.
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Ajman and Fujairah have made provisions for consumers to report unfair price hikes.
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Consumers in Ras Al Khaimah and Fujairah can report unfair price hikes to authorities.