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The majority of irregular migrants in Morocco are from sub-Saharan Africa.
The state’s overhaul of the migration and asylum system is an excellent case study of how reform is centrally controlled in the kingdom.

March 5, 2012

Abu Dhabi Airports Company
08:46 GMT

Abu Dhabi Airports Company (ADAC) will officially open the inaugural Abu Dhabi Air Expo tomorrow until the 8th of March, 2012.

March 4, 2012

This act is aimed to end the Jordanian farmers suffers from marketing difficulties amid the prevailing regional unrest
14:00 GMT

Jordanian delegation to Iraq will discuss the possibility of exporting Jordanian vegetables to Iraqi markets, especially tomatoes, with Iraqi officials.

Abu Dhabi Airports Company
09:14 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi Airports Company presented the final details of the conference programme of Air Expo, which commences this Tuesday 6th March at Al Bateen Executive Airport.

Al Sayegh Brothers Trading
08:43 GMT

Al Sayegh Brothers Trading, one of the largest retail distribution groups in the Middle East has appointed a full serviced agency Interone Resonance as its communications partner in the UAE.

Dubai Statistics Centre reported in January a decrease in the rate of inflation in food; non-alcoholic beverage, housing, water, electricity, gas and fuel, entertainment and culture, and furniture, furnishings and household items
08:19 GMT

The reason Dubai has become more affordable — and according to economists — more competitive is the lower housing cost, attracting more people.

March 1, 2012

HE Sultan Al Mansoori, Minister of Economy at the seventh Gulf Consumer Protection Day
12:50 GMT
(press release)

The UAE Ministry of Economy launched the seventh Gulf Consumer Protection Day under the theme ‘Rationalising consumption is our objective”.

Mr Sami Al Qamzi, Director General of DED and Omar Bushahab, CEO of CCCP with honoured parties
12:15 GMT

The Commercial Compliance and Consumer Protection honoured 6 shopping malls and 3 major outlets for their support to DED’s consumer protection campaign organised during the last quarter of 2011.

February 29, 2012

eHDF Emirates e-Gov Forum
12:32 GMT
(press release)

Managed IT services enable government entities to realign their IT functions to better serve government goals through providing strategic, financial and operational benefits, according to Yasser Zeineldin, CEO, eHosting DataFort.

During the event
10:44 GMT
(press release)

As part of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority commitment to corporate social responsibility, DEWA conducted its fourth Annual Best Practices Forum on Quality, Health, Safety and the Environment.

Mohammed Shael, CEO Business Registration and Licensing Division at DED
10:28 GMT

The Business Registration & Licensing Division of the Dubai Department of Economic Development recently organised a workshop on the business registration system for representatives of law firms in Dubai.

During the launching
05:36 GMT
(press release)

His Excellency Sultan Bin Saeed Al Mansoori, Minister of Economy has launched during the 1st meeting of the Supreme Committee for Consumer Protection for 2012, the Electronic System for Goods Monitoring.

February 28, 2012

Engineer Saed Al Awadi, Chief Executive Officer of Dubai Exports
09:39 GMT

The total value of exports out of Dubai realised through Dubai Exports, the export promotion agency of the Department of Economic Development, crossed AED3 billion in 2011.

Dubai Chamber
09:10 GMT

A recent Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry study reveals that cloud computing, is proving attractive for developers and businesses.

February 27, 2012

BFX Trading Turnover & Volume - BFX Futures
09:47 GMT
(press release)

The Bahrain Financial Exchange, the first multi-asset exchange in the Middle East and North Africa region, proudly announces the completion of three months of successful trading.

Tamkeen and CHS officials
06:22 GMT
(press release)

A delegation from Tamkeen led by Tamkeen Chief Executive Mr. Mahmood Al-Kooheji visited senior representatives from the College of Health Sciences to discuss the accomplishments and achievements of the Tamkeen-CHS partnership.