Economy & Trade
March 19, 2013
Egypt may one day join the BRICS grouping of growing economies, President Mohamed Morsi told the Hindu, an Indian English language daily, in an interview published on Monday.
Dubai eGovernment has announced that its official Jumeirah-based Training Centre, as well as the other training halls has seen outstanding performance in 2012.
As step to enhance cooperation and exchange knowledge and experience in the Municipal services, a delegation from the Municipal System in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi started a visit to Singapore.
Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi is visiting India in an effort to boost trade between the two nations.
The Japanese will provide $3.15 million to the Kingdom in environmental grant.
Border crossings with Lebanon remain shut as exporters told to find another route.
March 18, 2013
The economic slowdown in Jordan is leading to a decline in consumer spending on food
Trade between Brazil and Arab countries grew over 3% in 2012.
An International Monetary Fund delegation left Cairo on Monday morning after day-long talks with the Egyptian government over a $4.8 billion loan which both parties portrayed as positive.
Jordan's Prime Minister-designate Abdullah Ensour and President of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) Suma Chakrabarti on Sunday discussed ways to boost ongoing cooperation between the Kingdom and the bank.
Tough economic sanctions against Iran has taken a serious toll against its economy, but has not yet produced the kind of public unrest that could force Iranian leaders to change their nuclear policies, officials have acknowledged.
Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry is conducting an intensive series of two day workshops on the following dates: 19–20 and 26–27 March, and 22–23 April, 2013.
Around 160,000 Syrian refugees are working without proper documentation in Jordan having fled the violence in their home country.
The Dubai Gold and Commodities Exchange (DGCX) today announced its official support for the UAE’s bid to host the 2020 World Expo in Dubai.
March 17, 2013
An International Monetary Fund (IMF) delegation arrived in Cairo late on Saturday to resume talks on a $4.8 billion loan to Egypt, reports state-owned news agency MENA.