Economy & Trade
Foreign Minister Gebran Bassil signed a free-trade agreement with the Mercosur countries of Latin America, stressing the importance of maintaining good relations with the bloc.
December 17, 2014
In line with its strategy of promoting its members’ competitiveness in emerging markets, the Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry announced its plans to send out a trade mission to the Czech Republic in mid-2015.
Minister of Industry and Trade Mounir Fakhry Abdel Nour issued a decree Monday stipulating the formation of the Egyptian-Chinese Business Council
December 16, 2014
Dubai Customs has enhanced its rich record of international credits, claiming the Brand Award in the category of ‘Star Companies /Organisations’ in government sector.
Qatar predicted its economy would grow 7.7 percent next year, signalling the world’s top exporter of liquefied natural gas expects very little disruption to its finances
Khalaf Ahmad Al Habtoor, Chairman of the Al Habtoor Group gave his best wishes to the outgoing Hungarian Ambassador to the United Arab Emirates His Excellency Zoltán Jancsi.
December 15, 2014
Cheng Xinnong, the president of Qingdao Port said here on Sunday that Jafza has become a very important business and commercial hub for Asian companies, specifically Chinese firms.
Zawaneh told The Jordan Times the “government should play it smart” and build the law based on an average price, “not to go for $30 and not to keep it exaggerated as $100”.
"It is a strategic threat to the country; not only poverty, but also wage gaps."
December 14, 2014
Iraq is seeking to postpone a final $4.6 billion installment of reparations for its 1990-91 occupation of Kuwait,
In 19% of cases, civil servants caught accepting bribes were left uninvestigated, with another 41 % of investigations opened but not concluded, according to a World Bank statement issued Friday.
The European Union announced Friday the completion of a project to modernize Lebanon’s tax administration after nearly two years of cooperation between the French and Lebanese Finance departments.
December 12, 2014
Average salaries in the UAE for professional roles rose by just two per cent over the last 12 months.
December 11, 2014
Abdullah Abu Thunain, deputy minister for inspection and work environment development, said that the punitive measures were taken following raids carried out by inspectors
The European Union (EU) proposed a new trade agreement for countries participating in partnership agreements with Europe last week.