Economy & Trade
April 16, 2014
The Qatari government has pledged an estimated $182 billion into infrastructure, focussing on eco-friendly green building over next five years.
The expansion of relations with the Islamic Republic, which enjoys high status in the region, is one of the UAE’s priorities, said Sheikh Mohammad.
April 15, 2014
Food, lifestyle and products manufactured under Islamic law are expected to be worth $2.48 trillion in the next four years due to increasing demand and a growing Muslim population.
A top government official has announced the Kingdom's plans to build 63 new hospitals across the country, boosting service and quality medical care.
Prominent lawyer and former 2012 presidential candidate Khaled Ali went as far as to describe the amended law as "legalised thuggery".
April 14, 2014
The US is responsible for delaying long-awaited IMF reforms, Saudi Finance Minister Ibrahim Al-Assaf told Asharq Al-Awsat on the sidelines of the Spring Meetings of the IMF and World Bank in Washington, DC on Saturday.
A global customs transit system has moved a step closer in the Emirates following the signing of an agreement today between Dubai Customs and the Automobile and Touring Club of the UAE.
This year Kuwait contributed $500 million, and last year it contributed $300 million.
April 13, 2014
His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE, issued Federal Law No. 2 of 2014, for the Small and Medium Enterprises sector, to regulate the relationship between all government institutions and entrepreneurs of small and medium enterprises.
Consumers in Dubai see their personal financial situation improving and brighter job prospects on the road ahead as per the latest findings of the quarterly consumer confidence survey.
Israel’s audacity to torpedo international legal instruments, mount blatant attacks on hapless Palestinians and encroach on their territories is nothing but fascism at work.
April 11, 2014
Erekat spoke a day after an Israeli official said Israel would stop the tax money transfers in retaliation for the Palestinians pushing to sign up for more recognition from international agencies and treaties.
April 10, 2014
Dubai’s foreign trade is expected to touch Dh4 trillion by hosting Expo 2020, Mahmoud Al Bastaki, CEO of Dubai Trade, said on day two of the Annual Investment Meeting 2014 in Dubai.
VIP panel of public and private Somali experts gather to share ideas and action to rebuild Somalia.
Dubai Customs has announced the formation of a special working team to provide all Customs facilitations to a contingent of more than 16,000 Chinese visitors from Nu Skin company.