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“This is the last major opportunity out there in the world that can suddenly become accessible, almost overnight,” he says.
August 20, 2014 - 04:55 GMT
“All the five-star hotels are full of Western companies looking to position themselves to do business."

April 29, 2012

Part of the meeting between Dubai Customs and the European Parliament
12:58 GMT

Dubai Customs has managed to turn the different challenges and obstacles into investment opportunities “Dubai is considered a strategic hub for regional and international trade.

Ahmed bin Sulayem, Executive Chairman, DMCC
11:04 GMT
(press release)

The Dubai Multi Commodities Centre issued a risk management reference manual, entitled: ‘Practical Guidance for market participants in the Gold and Precious Metals Industry’ (guidance or document).

During the IP workshop
10:52 GMT

Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry organised an intensive one-day drafting IP agreements workshop at the Chamber head office recently.

Ali Ibrahim, Deputy Director General for Planning & Development Affairs, DED
06:18 GMT
(press release)

The Business Excellence Department together with the Sharjah Islamic Bank Academy (SIBA), will host a ‘Visions2Reality’ conference on the 2nd of May 2012 at the Grand Hyatt, Dubai.

H.E. Laila Mohd Suhail, CEO Dubai Events and Promotions Establishment
05:47 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Events and Promotions Establishment (DEPE), an agency of the Department of Economic Development, announced its plans to participate at Arabian Travel Market.

April 26, 2012

During the ceremony
11:55 GMT

World is the winner of the prestigious Golden Peacock Award for Corporate Social Responsibility for 2012 for its work in India, where it operates five marine terminals.

IMF requires consensus within Egypt's leadership on an economic plan before the lender agrees to release the funds to help the country avoid a looming fiscal crunch
10:28 GMT

Egypt's parliament has overwhelmingly rejected proposed spending cuts, throwing into uncertainty the country's plans to obtain a US$3.2 billion IMF loan.

April 25, 2012

Experience Center
11:51 GMT

Abu Dhabi Urban Planning Council announced the successful completion of the My Sustainable Abu Dhabi campaign.

Oussama El Omari, RAK FTZ CEO with some of the delegates at the WIF, Doha
05:42 GMT

Top-level trade delegations from Ras Al Khaimah Free Trade Zone (RAK FTZ) are taking part in leading events in Doha and Hannover, Germany this week.

April 24, 2012

Ministry of Finance received a delegation from  the General Secretariat of the Federal National Council
12:49 GMT

The Ministry of Finance received a delegation from the General Secretariat of the Federal National Council yesterday in the Ministry’s headquarters in Abu Dhabi.

Aqaba Container Terminal
12:27 GMT
(press release)

A delegation from the Aqaba Container Terminal is currently in Dubai holding a roadshow event as one of a series of international events to promote the port of Aqaba as a viable shipping option.

Falah al Ahbabi, General Manager, Abu Dhabi Urban Planning Council
11:08 GMT

The Abu Dhabi Urban Planning Council will unveil in 2012 a suite of planning policies, regulations and guidelines that complement each other and equally support the planning of new communities.

H.E. Abdul Rahman Saif Al Ghurair, Chairman, Dubai Chamber speaking
10:04 GMT

The Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the Southern Gujarat Chamber of Commerce and Industry consolidated their bilateral trade ties through a Memorandum of Understanding.

EmiratesGBC first technical workshop
08:00 GMT
(press release)

The first monthly technical workshop, hosted by Emirates Green Building Council, discussed the various aspects of waste water treatment in buildings and urban developments.

Dubai Silicon Oasis booth at Hannover Messe
05:36 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority (DSOA) is leveraging its participation at Hannover Messe Germany 2012, the world's leading technology event.