Economy & Trade
June 20, 2012
The government has decided recently to raise tax rates on automobile imports by nearly 10 per cent, a government official said on Tuesday.
Potential.com in partnership with Dubai SME and RSA Insurance, recently hosted SME development workshop as part of its SME Evolution Programme.
June 19, 2012
Dubai Customs launched on Tuesday, June 19, 2012, the second awareness campaign this year at Deira City Center, following the success of the first campaign held last May at Mirdif City Center.
The National Economy Committee rejected Monday proposed tax hikes in the 2012 budget draft, urging politicians to hold a “socio-economic dialogue".
The Commercial Compliance and Consumer Protection Division in the Department of Economic Development in Dubai will launch a business classification index based on consumer-friendliness during the second half of 2012.
June 18, 2012
Dubai SME has launched a ‘Brand Creativity Contest’ on facebook to encourage and reward creativity and innovation among SMEs and entrepreneurs.
June 17, 2012
Dubai Customs and the National Crisis and Emergency Management Authority recently discussed their existing mutual cooperation framework and the scope of enhancing the level of cooperation in future.
The ICANN recently announced the list of candidates for obtaining the new top level domains including the successful application of Dubai eGovernment for the dotDubai top level geographic domain.
June 14, 2012
Jebel Ali Free Zone FZE, JAFZ announced today it has successfully priced yesterday the issuance of US$ 650 million Sukuk Certificates.
June 13, 2012
Falling rents has seen Abu Dhabi and Dubai slip to 76 and 94 positions, respectively, but the UAE still ranks highest in GCC.
June 12, 2012
The Economist Intelligence Unit issued its latest report on Lebanon in which it revised downward its 2012 real GDP growth from 3.2 percent to 2.9 percent.
Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Georgia Chamber of Commerce & Industry to increase investment, trade and economic cooperation between the two countries.
The Municipal Service General Committee in the Municipal System in Abu Dhabi reviewed ways of enhancing the services provided by the Municipal System to the residents, investors and visitors of the Emirate.
June 11, 2012
The Community Development Authority (CDA) announced the Social Study Results 2011 at a press conference held at Raffles Dubai yesterday.
Dubai SME has launched the ‘SME Friendliness Index’ to enable banks access 230,000 SMEs in the UAE and realise the AED6 billion SME financing revenue opportunity.