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DP World is a global marine terminal operator with around 65 locations across six continents (Image: File)
August 28, 2014 - 09:43 GMT
Global marine terminal operator DP World has reported profit attributable to owners of the company before separately disclosed items of $332 million for the six months to 30 June, 40.8 per cent ahead of the first half of 2013 on a like-for-like basis.

March 19, 2012

Trade between UAE and South Korea reached $22 billion in 2011, according to figures from the Korea Trade Information Service
07:46 GMT

A relationship built solely on trade — oil from the UAE and electronics and cars from Korea — has become much more strategic in the last 10 years.

March 18, 2012

ADPC Golf Classic
10:48 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi Ports Company’s last week held an entertaining -packed day of golf and team building at its “Inaugural ADPC Golf Classic”.

Iran has largely been frozen out of the global banking system by US sanctions since last year
09:34 GMT

Major money exchange houses in the United Arab Emirates have stopped handling Iranian rials.

His Excellency Sultan Bin Saeed Al Mansoori, UAE Minister of Economy
08:11 GMT
(press release)

UAE Minister of Economy His Excellency Sultan Bin Saeed Al Mansoori will inaugurate, the upgraded Emirates Float Glass factory, the first integrated glass manufacturing and processing facility in the region.

Raja Al Gurg, President of DBWC
07:51 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Business Women Council took part in the Women as Global Leaders Conference 2012 at Zayed University.

Osama Almuharam, Manager, Government Procurement Programme in Dubai SME
06:27 GMT

Dubai SME, mandated to develop the small and medium enterprise sector, recently organised an awareness seminar in co-operation with the UAE Ministry of Foreign Trade.

Best Consumer Award_3rd Winner
05:52 GMT
(press release)

DEWA has honored the winners of the coveted Best Consumer Award, in the residential sector, at a presentation held at SmarTech@WETEX 2012.

March 15, 2012

United Arab of Emirates Inflation is expected to remain at 1.5 per cent in 2012
12:04 GMT

International Monetary Fund (IMF) has said that UAE's real gross domestic product (GDP) will drop this year.

Engineer Saed Al Awadi, Chief Executive Officer of Dubai Exports
09:17 GMT

The Dubai Exports Academy organised a seminar on ‘Financial strategy for SME exporters’ as a part of its programme of initiatives to enable small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in the UAE.

Oussama El Omari, RAK FTZ CEO
05:27 GMT

Ras Al Khaimah Free Trade Zone announced that RAK FTZ CEO Oussama El Omari will be a panel speaker at the Global Special Economic Zones summit.

March 14, 2012

DP World
13:06 GMT
(press release)

DP World in partnership with the Saïd Business School at Oxford University, has led a workshop for the prestigious school's MBA students to highlight how good strategy drives good business.

UAE Minister of Economy His Excellency Sultan Bin Saeed Al Mansoori inaugurates state-of-the-art coating line at Emirates Glass
10:18 GMT
(press release)

UAE Minister of Economy His Excellency Sultan Bin Saeed Al Mansoori today inaugurated a state-of-the-art coating line at Emirates Glass.

Abdul Baset Al Janahi, Chief Executive Officer of Dubai SME
08:28 GMT

Dubai SME held a training programme for entrepreneurs on the scope of social media in business networking and marketing.

March 13, 2012

Department of Municipal Affairs
09:57 GMT

The Department of Municipal Affairs issued a decree gives building owners six months to install protective devices on residential windows to protect children and disabled from falling.

During ADPC community tree planting initiative
08:34 GMT
(press release)

As part of its commitment to sustainability, Abu Dhabi Ports Company (ADPC) has launched a community tree planting initiative across all ports in the Western Region.