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It is a concern to see corruption and bribery become more widespread than ever in Turkey.
November 27, 2014 - 22:40 GMT
The Turkish Industrialists and Businessmen's Association (TÜSİAD) shared the results of a public survey on Wednesday that shows corruption to be on the rise in the country.

July 2, 2012

Salam Fayyad
14:26 GMT

The Palestinian Authority government in the West Bank is facing its “worst financial crisis” since its 1994 establishment, the Palestinian labor minister said Sunday.

Malaysia's Twin Towers
09:39 GMT

Kuwait's highly dependent on oil economy could do wit new avenues or props for support - and one of those investment destinations is Malaysia.

July 1, 2012

Christine Lagarde in the Middle East
12:08 GMT

Egypt's brand new President Morsi will continue to push for an IMF loan to save Egypt's ailing and crisis-ridden economy.

Gulf stock markets: does economic progress need a helping hand?
10:45 GMT

Complete stasis is not an option in the modern world. Andrew Shouler takes a look at ‘creative destruction’: the need to overthrow certain previous structures in an economy for the sake of productive renewal.

Community Development Authority
10:17 GMT
(press release)

A delegation of the Community Development Authority led by His Excellency Khaled Al Kamda, Director General of CDA, visited Al Noor Training Centre for Children with Special Needs.

Kholoud Shabib Al Marzouqi receiving the delegation from the General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners Affairs in Dubai
10:03 GMT

Senior human resources officials at Dubai Customs received a delegation from the General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners Affairs in Dubai.

During the event
09:17 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority DSOA and Optimus Technology and Telecommunications today announced the launch of Silicon Oasis TechForum.

June 28, 2012

Jordanian dinars - a dime a dozen - for Jordanian citizens
14:06 GMT

Finance Minister Suleiman Hafez estimated tax evasion in Jordan at JD800 million.

Trade looks good from this vantage point
12:45 GMT

Dubai's trade with Egypt was up nearly 40% in the first quarter of 2012.

Mustapha Kamel Nabli, former governor of the central bank of Tunisia
12:18 GMT

Governor Mustapha Kamel al-Nabli is sacked due to disagreements with the Tunisian government about economic policy.

Mr. David Phillips, President, National Association of Freight and Logistics
10:30 GMT

The Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry in partnership with the National Association of Freight and Logistics, organised an induction program of its services and initiatives.

June 27, 2012

Mohammad Al Shehhi, Director of Finance Division at DED
10:18 GMT

The Department of Economic Development will stop the internal collection of fees in its main office and branches in Dubai starting July 2012.

Dubai Customs
10:12 GMT

Dubai's trade with the Arab Republic of Egypt recorded a significant growth of 36 per cent during the first quarter of 2012, reaching AED 2.2 billion compared to AED 1.6 billion in the first quarter of 2011.

His Excellency Ahmad Abdullah Al Shaikh, Managing Director and Board Member, DMI
05:53 GMT

Dubai Customs, under the theme “Tramadol without a Medical Prescription Leads to Addiction and Depression”, has launched an awareness campaign about the risks of Tramadol abuse.

June 26, 2012

Not a happy shopper
13:14 GMT

The Consumer Price Index rose nearly 5% in 2012 under inflationary pressures.