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The King described the future vision entailed in the 10-year economic plan as “the most important strategic initiative for the future of Jordan and Jordanians
His Majesty King Abdullah on Tuesday stressed his full support to all the committees entrusted with preparing a future vision of the national economy, coupled with an executive plan, urging them to place the interests of Jordanians at the core of their work.

June 26, 2012

During the workshop
10:46 GMT

The Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry, in association with Fichte & Co Legal Consultancy, organised a workshop introducing its stakeholders to the prevalent UAE Maritime Law, at the Chamber premises on Tuesday.

Iraqi delegation visit to DED
09:27 GMT

The Business Registration and Licensing Division in the Department of Economic Development recently received a high level delegation from the construction, housing, financial and municipal sectors in Iraq.

The ceremony was attended by H.E. Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem, Chairman, DP World, H.E. Jamal Majid Bin Thaniah, Chairman, Dubai Trade, and Eng. Mahmood Al Bastaki, CEO, Dubai Trade
08:19 GMT

Dubai Trade has honoured six teams made up of members of both Dubai Trade and its strategic partners for their dedication in implementing key projects to facilitate trade over the past 12 months.

The celebrations in Tahrir continue
08:05 GMT

Stocks in Egypt soar after news of the election result come out.

June 25, 2012

Putin comes to Jordan
13:09 GMT

Jordan Chamber of Commerce President Nael Kabariti on Sunday voiced hope that the upcoming visit by Russia’s President Vladimir Putin and an accompanying business delegation will help increase the volume of trade between the two countries.

Construction workers getting a raw deal
12:34 GMT

Nearly 5,500 companies in the UAE have been fined after authorities found them in breach of labor regulations.

Business Rewards programme
11:44 GMT

The Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry will soon announce the winners from small and medium enterprises participating in the Emirates Business Rewards promotion launched recently.

China and Qatar getting friendly
11:18 GMT

Qatar look to invest nearly 5 billion US dollars in the booming Chinese economy.

Mr. Gautam Sashittal, Chief Operating Officer of DMCC, Mr. Gary Anderson, Chief Executive Officer of DGCX, Mr. Nils-Robert Persson, Executive Chairman of Cinnober Financial Technology
10:20 GMT

Dubai Gold & Commodities Exchange (DGCX) has announced its partnership with leading global trading technology provider, Cinnober Financial Technology.

June 24, 2012

The delay in payment has led to a dispute between the Jordanian providers and Libyan authorities
13:31 GMT

Libya will hire a local firm to help process financial claims filed by Jordanian hospitals that have treated around 55,000 Libyan patients over the past year, a Libyan official said on Saturday.

Aden Container Terminal
10:03 GMT

DP World Aden this month received and operated an additional two gantry cranes, bringing up to seven the number of cranes at the Aden Container Terminal (ACT).

Mohammed Bushanain, Executive Director, Corporate Quality & Management Excellence at DED
09:27 GMT

Dubai Department of Economic Development will conduct a seminar on ‘Culture of Service Excellence’ for retailers participating in the Dubai Service Excellence Scheme.

Community Development Authority
06:52 GMT
(press release)

The Community Development Authority launched Dubai Volunteering Center as a part of CDA’s efforts to promote awareness about voluntary culture in Dubai and develop social service standards.

June 21, 2012

Educational Forum
11:19 GMT
(press release)

The Community Development Authority participated in the first Educational Forum, held recently in Dubai under the patronage of H.E Humaid Mohammad Al Qatami.

June 20, 2012

The new law and amendments come into force on July 5
10:13 GMT

Dubai has introduced two new markets laws in a move to bring its markets regime into closer alignment with European requirements.