Economy & Trade
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.
June 10, 2012
Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry recognised four companies as SME Exporters of the Month during an exclusive ceremony at its head office on June 7, 2012.
Qatar has pledged to pay its $1.25 billion contribution to the Gulf fund to Jordan soon, a senior official said on Saturday.
The Department of Economic Development has successfully completed a critical data transfer project, which included migration of equipment and services from the old building.
As part of its staunch efforts to promote greener living, Aqaba Container Terminal (ACT) launched on Tuesday, June 5 a pro-cycling campaign under the heading “Cycle for green”.
The Department of Economic Development (DED) in Dubai has reminded businesses and companies in Dubai that 30th of June 2012 will be the last date to make use of the reductions on fines.
The Department of Municipal Affairs DMA is shifting from Capital Program Management to an Integrated Asset Management System.
A free eye test for all Dubai eGovernment employees was conducted at HH Dubai Ruler’s Court, as part of Dubai eGovernment’s corporate social responsibility to improve the health and safety of its employees.
June 6, 2012
Abu Dhabi Urban Planning Council will be organizing a series of awareness activities and lecture that will focus Estidama’s four sustainability pillars: environment, economy, society and culture.
Figures released by the Central Bank of Lebanon show that the coincident indicator reached an average of 259.5 points during the first three months of 2012.