Economy & Trade
May 8, 2012
Businesses across Dubai remain upbeat on growth and revenues with expectations riding high especially in the Manufacturing sector, as reflected in the quarterly business survey conducted by the Department of Economic Development during the first three months of 2012.
May 7, 2012
Oman's Gross Domestic Product (GDP) posted a 22.7 per cent growth at the current prices in 2011.
HE Ahmed Butti Ahmed, Director General of Dubai Customs will open Wednesday the 15th Annual Meeting of the World Customs Organization Regional Intelligence Liaison Office in the Middle East and Member States.
May 6, 2012
A recovery in Egypt's economy now hinges on a fast deal with the IMF for a US$3.2 billion (Dh11.75bn) loan.
The Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry presented the CSR Label certificates to five Dubai-based companies during a presentation ceremony held at its head office recently.
The Commercial Compliance & Consumer Protection Division in the DED is organising awareness sessions for owners of business licenses with repeat fines according to business activity.
CDA in Dubai has signed a memorandum of Understanding with the Higher Colleges of Technology whereby and according to the MoU the CDA donates one million dirhams to Dubai Women's College.
Dubai eGovernment has announced new features and updates that it has recently added to its mPay mobile payment gateway using SMS.
May 3, 2012
The Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry hosted H.E. Temir Sariev and his delegation seeking ways to strengthen economic relations with their country, at the Chamber head office on Thursday.
Lebanon and Iran are mulling a free trade area, welcoming the step as a boost to bilateral trade between the two countries.
The Elkayt programme, an initiative of the CDA organised a series of workshops to reach out to private companies, clubs and universities in an effort to raise awareness about the programme.
The short to medium term economic outlook of the GCC countries is positive due to strong external balances and rising oil prices, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said yesterday.
DP World announced today (May 3) a significant boost to DP World Melbourne‘s capabilities with the first eight of 16 new energy-efficient straddle carriers starting operations.
May 2, 2012
H.E. Rustam Minnikhanov, President of Tatarstan, met H.E. Abdul Rahman Saif Al Ghurair, Chairman, Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry, on the sidelines of the Annual Investment Meeting.
May 1, 2012
The total domestic credit in the Kingdom of Bahrain has grown by a robust 15.9 per cent as on end-March 2012 when compared with end-March 2011 levels.