Economy & Trade
October 31, 2012
Dubai Trade has developed an innovative e-service which provides the exporting community with real-time information on commercial vessel sailings from Jebel Ali port in Dubai to major seaports around the world.
October 30, 2012
The United Arab Emirates has topped a list of 15 nations set to make the biggest impact on the global economic, political and cultural scene in years to come, according to a global brand and design consultancy.
Lebanon's industry Minister, Vreij Sabounjian, has called on the March 14 alliance to ensure that their political boycott does not harm the country’s economy as concerns grow over the economy in the wake of the Achrafieh bombing.
The Ministry of Finance received a delegation from the Capital Market Authority in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia at its headquarters in Abu Dhabi.
Majority of shares climb into the green in the opening hours of Monday's session, after last weeks dips due to Eid al Adha.
The Department of Economic Development has announced its participation in the third Public Transport Day being observed by the Roads and Transport Authority on 1 November, 2012.
DP World Limited handled 14.2 million TEU (twenty-foot equivalent units) across its portfolio of container terminals in the third quarter of 2012.
CDA announced the setting up of a Health Insurance Team to support persons with disabilities whose families are working in the public sector in Dubai and whose health insurance is covered by Enaya.
October 29, 2012
Egypt's finance minister Momtaz El-Said has said that some features of the reform programme demanded by fund will be implemented in the current fiscal year, in a move that will please investors but worry campaigners.
October 28, 2012
In a significant move, the Human Rights Council’s special rapporteur, Richard Falk, urged the international community to boycott 13 companies benefiting from business with Israeli settlements, the United Nations has reported.
Egypt’s government has finalised draft legislation placing more punitive penalties on those caught smuggling subsidised Egyptian petroleum products such as diesel, octane and butane, state-run daily newspaper Al-Ahram reported on Saturday
October 25, 2012
As civil war rages in Syria, the government has announced its budget plans for 2013, and is set to increase state spending by four per cent, with plans to increase subsidies and public sector salaries in an attempt seen to try and control the uprising.
To protect itself from the kind of debt crisis that shook Dubai in 2008, Abu Dhabi has issued an official document clarifying ultimate responsibility for new debt issuance by its government-related entities.
The UAE has improved its ranking in the World Bank’s Doing Business 2013 report to 26, up from 33 last year, in news that will please investors, despite the UAEs hubris over claims it is "immune" from global shocks.
Egyptian stocks leapt back into the green on Wednesday in the last trading session before the Eid Al-Adha holiday, encouraged by an impending visit from the International Monetary Fund.