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According to the survey, 15 percent of the Turkish population lived under the poverty line in 2013, while 13 percent was considered “continuously poor.”
September 22, 2014 - 20:06 GMT
Of the total population, 78.5 percent reported not being able to take a one-week vacation away from home due to financial constraints.

April 4, 2012

Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Business Award
10:18 GMT

The Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry has announced the names of the Panel of Judges for the 6th Cycle of the Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Business Award.

April 3, 2012

DLC at Bride Show 2012
11:30 GMT

Dubai Ladies Club announced its participation and official endorsement to Bride Show 2012.

The agreement will allow the two companies to share a global network of shipment operations
07:54 GMT

A partnership agreement was signed last week to boost activity at Beirut Port, said stakeholders.

April 2, 2012

Lebanon's trade deficit reached $17 billion by the end of the year up $3.2 billion from $14 billion in 2010
14:16 GMT

Lebanon’s trade deficit widened by 23 percent in 2011 as the value of fuel imports soared on higher oil prices and exports stagnated.

Dr. Omar Al Muthanna and Mr. Fahad Bin Al Shaikh during the signing of the MOU
12:39 GMT
(press release)

The diagnosis and treatment of autism has received a big boost in Dubai with the decision to create of a comprehensive centre for autism rehabilitation through a collaboration between the Community Development Authority and Autism Trust Foundation.

H.E. Ahmed Bin Humaidan, Director General of Dubai eGovernment
12:26 GMT
(press release)

Dubai eGovernment has urged all Dubai government departments that adopt Government Resources Planning system to attend a presentation about the objectives and phases of an upgrade plan for the GRP system.

During the workshop
12:05 GMT
(press release)

The Ministry of Finance held a workshop at its headquarters in Abu Dhabi to enhance the activities of internal audit offices in federal ministries in order to continue developing their systems according to best international practices and standards.

March 29, 2012

Dubai ranked ninth among the top 20 destination cities by international visitors
11:02 GMT

Dubai's global trade is expected to increase by 20 percent to Dh1.1 trillion in 2012.

Earth hour 60+
09:58 GMT

Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry is encouraging the business community to participate in Earth Hour this Saturday, March 31.

DP World
06:54 GMT
(press release)

DP World today announces strong financial results from its global portfolio of marine terminals for the twelve months to 31 December 2011.

March 28, 2012

Group photo
13:37 GMT
(press release)

Dubai World Central, the 140 square kilometer multi-phased urban infrastructure development reflecting Dubai’s commitment to diversification and sustainable economic growth.

RAK FTZ Business Park
10:12 GMT

Ras Al Khaimah Free Trade Zone, is currently in Jordan on a strategic marketing and sales mission, to network with and raise awareness amongst entrepreneurs in Jordan.

Dubai Industrial City
09:26 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Industrial City announced it has signed a project development agreement with Rasasi Group for the establishment of a full-fledged perfume manufacturing and packaging facility at the region’s leading manufacturing and logistics destination.

March 26, 2012

National exports recorded a 14.6 annual growth rate during the last decade, while imports grew by 15.2 annually during the same period
08:46 GMT

Industry and Trade Minister Sami Gammoh said on Sunday that the growth rate of the Kingdom’s gross domestic product (GDP) stood at 4.9 per cent during the last five years.

Dubai Multi Commodities Centre
08:02 GMT
(press release)

The Dubai Multi Commodities Centre announced that DMCC Tradeflow has registered and facilitated more than 100 pledges within the first month of operation.