Economy & Trade
November 18, 2012
The Department of Economic Development in Dubai and the Dubai Aviation City Corporation have signed a memorandum of understanding to establish a framework for mutually beneficial cooperation.
Dubai Chamber in partnership with the Pearl Initiative aimed at promoting best practices for corporate accountability and transparency, at its head office in Dubai on Wednesday.
Iran granted Lebanon a $40 million cash donation Friday to finance the construction of a water dam in Batroun.
The series of attacks Bahrain has been witnessing in the past three days is clearly an attempt to target economy, said a lawmaker.
The Department of Economic Development (DED) in Dubai has merged certain commercial activities with professional ones, including the related permits.
November 15, 2012
The Union Coordination Committee put the final touches on the two-day general strike for Nov. 27- 28 in a desperate attempt to force the government of Mikati to endorse the salary scale.
The Egyptian Ambassador to Kuwait, Abdulkarim Suleiman, has talked up his homeland, in an effort to increase trade between to the to nations.
November 14, 2012
The European Union has approved a five billion euro ($6.3 billion) 'support package' to Egypt over a two year period to be disbursed through the EU's finance institutions, the Egyptian presidency announced on Wednesday.
Jordan's Prime Minister, Abdullah Ensour, has announced a raft of controversial policies that will usher in an age of austerity for the Kingdom as it grapples with a deficit but also seeks to please the IMF in a move that has caused widespread protests.
The Islamic Development Bank has allocated €1.27 billion in loans to Iran for implementing a number of wastewater projects, Iranian National Water and Wastewater Company Deputy Director Hossein Bonakdari said on Tuesday
Egypt's government will focus on boosting flagging economic growth to 3.5 percent this financial year and 4.5 percent in 2013/14 said Prime Minister Hisham Kandil
Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry inaugurated its first overseas office in the Azerbaijani capital of Baku.
November 13, 2012
The Community Development Authority has launched two inspiring books by El Kayt members, Zainab Abdulhameed Al Teneiji and Mohammed Rashed Al Ghafli, in cooperation with Kuttab Publishing House.
As it looks to secure investment from Libya, France says it is ready to start releasing almost $2 billion in frozen assets belonging to Libya's sovereign wealth fund.
The International Monetary Fund has just finished a visit to Algeria to asses the economy and hold discussions on the short and medium term policies that are being put in place in the context of a weakened global economic recovery.