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More than 12,000 transfers of cargo weighting 64,000 tonnes have been made since the start of the pilot project. (Pixabay)
May 05, 2015 - 06:15 GMT
Dubai's new 'virtual logistics corridor' has expedited the movement of goods through streamlined procedures.
Dome of the Rock, Jerusalem (Pixabay)
May 05, 2015 - 06:00 GMT
Sharia-compliant financial investments has seen an upsurge in popularity in the UK.
Mercedes-Benz SLR Mclaren (Wikipedia)
May 05, 2015 - 05:45 GMT
Mercedes-Benz denies withdrawing from the Egyptian market, clarifying a previous statement that caused widespread confusion in the car market.
A French Rafale fighter jet. (Wikimedia Commons)
May 05, 2015 - 05:30 GMT
French President Francois Hollande oversaw the sale of 24 Rafale fighter jets to Qatar.
The report found that more than half of the women in the region do not have access to supply chain engineering degrees in their home country, thereby limiting their ability to gain suitable qualifications in this discipline. (Shutterstock)
May 05, 2015 - 05:15 GMT
A new industry report highlights the importance of improving female representation in the Gulf's petrochemicals & chemicals sector to move the industry forward.
Future services that may be offered include m-Money, m-Payment, m-Wallet and e-Dirham. (File photo)
May 05, 2015 - 05:05 GMT
The UAE government’s hopes to become a global leader in providing digital services to its citizens and become a knowledge-based, and innovation driven economy.
The Jeddah Park Hyatt Spa, Saudi Arabia (Photo courtesy of Hyatt Hotels)
May 05, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
Hotelier Hyatt boosts its portfolio of 10 properties in the GCC, with 9 more hotels expected to open by 2017.
Logo for Libyan and Americans United in Friendship and Peace, but not in PR. (Faith Goble)
May 05, 2015 - 04:30 GMT
The Libyan Embassy in Washington DC has cancelled a million dollar contract with public relations agency Qorvis.
The meeting will discuss the follow-up to the decisions of the 45th meeting of the Council (AFP/File).
May 04, 2015 - 14:15 GMT
The Council of Federation's Chambers of Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) for Arab States will hold a meeting in the Omani capital, Muscat next Sunday in the presence of the heads and members of boards of directors of GCC Chambers.
Lebanon is the eighth most expensive destination for sending $500 from the US among 30 countries with available data. (Pixabay)
May 04, 2015 - 08:39 GMT
The cost of sending $500 in remittances from the United States to Lebanon reached 5.29 percent in the first quarter of 2015, increasing from 5.26 percent in the fourth quarter of 2014, according to the World Bank.
The railway project is due to start in early 2016 and will include 12 stations. (AFP/File)
May 04, 2015 - 08:33 GMT
Egypt and Canada will join forces to build a $1.5 billion railway link through Cairo and Giza via a loan to be paid over the course of 14 years.