Economy & Trade
October 19, 2014
Held annually in Dubai, the 2014 edition of Global Trade Development Week – EMEA will be held from 27th to 29th October.
October 17, 2014
Tourism Ministry books 600 hotel rooms in Sharm El-Sheikh for participants, Finance Ministry offers 9 PPP projects
October 15, 2014
H.E. Sultan bin Sulayem, Chairman of DP World and Chairman of Ports, Customs & Free Zone Corporation, called upon the development of global partnership between private and public sectors in an effort to reach for sustained economic development globally.
The Commercial Compliance and Consumer Protection, Dubai has announced major improvements to its smart applications ‘Sallety’ and ‘Meydani,’ launched in line with the Dubai Smart Government initiative.
October 14, 2014
Kuwait's government awarded over $20.7 billion worth of contracts by the end of August, almost doubling the amount compared to 2013.
Sheikh Mohammed also said that the federal budget for 2015 will go towards health, education and social services.
The Egyptian Finance Ministry expects gross domestic product (GDP) to climb steadily and to reach 6 percent in FY 2017/18 as private sector investment rises to 15 percent of GDP.
Jebel Ali Free Zone (Jafza), and the CIS and Africa, will be participating in Sial – Paris, one of the largest Food and Beverage (F&B) exhibitions in the world.
The UAE computer product market is forecast to grow at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of about 8.47% until 2018, according to a research note published by Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
October 12, 2014
Stock markets in Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates fell sharply on Sunday as declines on global bourses sparked a broad sell-off in the Gulf region.
Egypt’s agricultural exports to Russia have significantly increased and will increase further in the coming period.
Officials from Jebel Ali Free Zone (Jafza), the premier Free Zone in the Middle East, will be addressing a seminar on October 15 at the Kempinski Ciragan Palace.
Dubai Customs is taking part in GITEX 2014, which kicks off today (Sunday 12th October, 2014).
At least one million vacancies must be created to tackle unemployment among Saudis and 300,000 jobs are needed annually to absorb new graduates entering the labor market,
October 9, 2014
The Dubai Chamber Sustainability Network conducted a Best Practice Session on Road Safety as part of their ongoing “Be Responsible - Drive Safe” campaign in partnership with RTA and Roadsafetyuae.com.