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During the first 10 months of this year Jordan exported 822,000 tonnes of fruit and vegetables
December 24, 2014 - 06:02 GMT
The country’s fruit and vegetable exports during this year increased by 7 per cent, while its sheep exports increased by 15 per cent compared to last year.

October 4, 2012

Morocco and Spain plan to increase economic ties
10:36 GMT

A top level Spanish delegation headed by Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy held talks with Moroccan officials in Rabat on Wednesday. Despite their historic political differences, the two countries

The World Bank and the IMF are seeking to privatise parts of the Egyptian economy
09:37 GMT

The Egyptian government is in negotiation with the World Bank that would results in the privatisation and restructuring of the public sector as the Bretton Woods institutions seek to reorganise the the post-Arab spring economy.

Egypt's stock exchange rebounds after losses
08:54 GMT

The Egyptian stock exchange regained some ground, after positive news from the CEntral Bank of Egypt and the US government.

October 3, 2012

Lebanon's economy remains stable as  Syrian conflict rages on
12:16 GMT

The Lebanese economy is financially solid, despite concerns over the conflict in Syria, according to HSBC.

Counterfeiting crisis at Yemen's ports
12:02 GMT

A studies and economic media center has revealed that 90% of the customs fees at Yemen's ports have been lost because traders and customs officials forge purchase and sale bills of imported products.

The International Symposium for Justice & Law
11:10 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Judicial Institute has announced its joint collaboration with the US Embassy in the UAE to be held under the theme of US Law Week from November 11 to 14, 2012.

Mashreq staff
11:06 GMT
(press release)

Mashreq, announced a strategic partnership with leading retail franchise operator, M.H. Alshaya Co. to offer INSTANT redemption of points at more than 400 Alshaya operated retail outlets across the UAE.

Rice is to be exported from Egypt after a ban is lifted
10:48 GMT

Egypt will resume exporting rice following a four-year ban, Hatem Saleh, Egyptian minister of industry and foreign trade, has announced.

Department of Municipal Affairs
10:31 GMT

The legal affairs at DMA organized a workshop about the contract management.

Women’s Medical Day
08:20 GMT
(press release)

Aqaba Container Terminal held a Women’s health day.

October 2, 2012

Stock market woes in Egypt as fears grow over the currency and military action in Syria
14:30 GMT

Egypt's stock market saw one of its worst trading days for a month as a series of disputed statements involving the Egyptian currency and potential military action in Syria sent investors running for the exits.

Exports from Turkey increased in September
11:15 GMT

Exports from exports rose 7.4 per cent in September when compared to August, according to figures collected by the Turkish Exporters Assembly.

During the meeting
09:43 GMT

The Department of Municipal Affairs (DMA) finalized the training policy within the DMA and the Emirate’s Municipalities, Abu Dhabi City, Al Ain City & the Western Region.

During the event
09:02 GMT
(press release)

Dubai eGovernment recently invited all its employees to the second quarterly meeting with H.E. Ahmad Bin Humaidan, Director-General of Dubai eGovernment at its headquarters in HH Dubai Ruler’s Court.

Plans are afoot to forge closer ties between Jordan and Bahrain
08:50 GMT

Bahrain's Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI) boss has said that he wants to forge closer ties between the private sectors in Bahrain and Jordan.