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Asia and Turkey will also remain the most important trade partners of the UAE in terms of imports.
September 17, 2014 - 15:55 GMT
The UAE is likely to remain top export destination for India till 2030, and China is forecast to emerge as the second largest export market, displacing the US.

May 23, 2012

HE Director General of Dubai Customs honouring one of the inspectors
10:11 GMT

Dubai Customs organised a ceremony on Wednesday May 23, 2012 to honour 154 employees who submitted suggestions that had been implemented at Dubai Customs during 2011

During the signing
06:04 GMT

Dubai Exports conducted a trade mission to Tanzania recently as part of its efforts to assist exporters to tap the fast-growing African markets.

May 22, 2012

H.E. Hamad Buamim, Director General, Dubai Chamber
09:42 GMT

The Dubai Chamber organised the emirate’s largest business-led sustainability conference, “Dubai Dialogue: Responsibility Matters - Driving Sustainability Forward through Smart Business Planning”.

During the meeting
09:34 GMT
(press release)

Dubai eGovernment (DeG) has invited its employees to a meeting with H.E. Ahmed Bin Humaidan, DeG Director General, at its headquarters in HH Dubai Ruler’s Court.

Oussama El Omari, CEO of RAK FTZ
05:23 GMT

Ras Al Khaimah Free Trade Zone (RAK FTZ) is currently visiting Pakistan with an agenda to attract Pakistani businessmen to Ras Al Khaimah.

May 20, 2012

During UAE-Ethiopia Business Forum
13:16 GMT

A new era in Dubai and Ethiopia’s bilateral relationship commenced with Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry announcing the opening of a representative office by the end of the year in Addis Ababa.

The value of UAE hydrocarbon exports surged nearly 50 per cent to Dh409.9bn last year, $111bn
12:40 GMT

UAE's current account surplus quadrupled to Dh112.7 billion, $30.7bn in 2011 as both crude and non-oil exports soared.

DED building
09:44 GMT

The number of trade licenses issued by the Department of Economic Development in April 2012 reached 1,459, an increase of 26 per cent over the same period in 2011.

During the programme
06:59 GMT
(press release)

The Community Development Authority (CDA) has launched the ‘Social Service Practice Skills’ programme aimed at further developing the skills of CDA’s social service specialists.

DP World Tour Championship new logo
05:44 GMT

The DP World Tour Championship, Dubai unveils its new event logo for the season finale, incorporating the iconic Harry Vardon silhouette central to The European Tour’s corporate identity.

May 17, 2012

Annual consumer price growth in the $360 billion economy, the second largest among Arab countries
11:03 GMT

Inflation in the United Arab Emirates edged up to a nine-month high of 0.8 per cent on an annual basis in April.

May 16, 2012

Dubai Chamber
10:27 GMT

Long-term prospects for the UAE cement industry are bright due to growth in investment in infrastructure in the UAE, GCC and key foreign markets, the latest study by Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry finds.

During the event
10:10 GMT

Department of Economic Development recently conducted two workshops for companies on participating in the 2012 cycle of the Dubai Quality Award and the Dubai Human Development Award.

May 15, 2012

Dubai Customs awareness campaign
11:51 GMT

Dubai Customs, at Mirdif City Centre launched an awareness campaign to educate the public about the endangered animals with aim to combat illegal trade of environment harmful substances.

Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry
10:27 GMT

Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry is organising Dubai Dialogue: Responsiblity Matters: Driving Sustainability forward through Smart Business Planning on Tuesday, May 22, at the Dubai Chamber headquarters.