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However food waste is not unique to Saudi Arabia, low income and developed countries face problems in waste.
July 9, 2014 - 18:47 GMT
Saudi Arabia is the world’s top food importer, and also rated as one of the worst wasters.

February 16, 2012

DPW Chairman Visit Brazil
11:44 GMT
(press release)

HE Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem, Chairman, DP World, together with a high-level delegation, has inspected progress on the first phase of the terminal operator's Embraport project.

February 15, 2012

Mohammed Al Muallem, Senior Vice President and Managing Director, DP World, recieving the award from Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai
12:59 GMT
(press release)

DP World, UAE Region has won the prestigious Dubai Award for Sustainable Transport (DAST) for its work in improving the efficiency of the supply chain.

Nisrin Safar, General Coordinator of YEC
06:03 GMT

Dubai SME, has extended preliminary registration for the 8th cycle of the Young Entrepreneur Competition 2012 (YEC) to the 22nd of February 2012.

February 14, 2012

Dubai Cares Walk for Education
09:05 GMT
(press release)

The third Dubai Cares Walk for Education 2012 will be held this Friday, February 17th along Jumeirah Beach Road from 9am onwards with thousands of UAE residents expected to participate.

ICC Abu Dhabi has fully flexible, tiered auditorium seating for up to 6000 peopleax
08:59 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Company today announced the launch of the ICC (International Convention Centre) Abu Dhabi.

During the event
08:07 GMT

Al Sayegh Brothers Trading Group (Al Sayegh) and LG Electronics (LG) recently celebrated 10 years of their successful partnership at Westin Hotel in UAE.

February 13, 2012

Premier Inn Hotel at Abu Dhabi International Airport
07:52 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi Airports Company, and Premier Inn mutually announced today the groundbreaking of a Premier Inn Hotel at Abu Dhabi International Airport.

February 12, 2012

His Excellency Sami Al Qamzi, Director General of DED
10:58 GMT

Dubai SME has announced the first-ever Dubai SME 100 ranking of companies in a ceremony held at the Dubai World Trade Centre.

During the event
07:18 GMT

Dubai SME, mandated to develop the small and medium enterprises (SMEs) sector, recently hosted a specialised seminar titled ‘Winning Strategies to get more Customers for Your Business.’

February 8, 2012

Mobile Site Screenshot
08:52 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi International Airport operated by Abu Dhabi Airports Company (ADAC); announced today the launch of its new mobile website,

His Excellency Sami Al Qamzi
08:38 GMT

Key economic sectors and economic activity in Dubai remained stable and growing in 2011, with the Department of Economic Development issuing 14,360 business licenses during the year.

February 7, 2012

During the meeting
10:40 GMT

The Department of Municipal Affairs hosted Qatari delegation headed by Khalid Abdul Rahman Al Saad.

Ahmed Bin Humaidan, Director General of Dubai eGovernment and Faisal Galadari, General Manager, Business Group at CBD during the signing of the MoU
09:51 GMT
(press release)

Dubai eGovernment and Commercial Bank of Dubai has launched “Cash Online”, a virtual account for both CBD and non CBD account holders to pay their government payments online.

Oussama El Omari, CEO of RAK FTZ
05:54 GMT

Ras Al Khaimah Free Trade Zone announced a significant growth in its portfolio and revenue during 2011.

February 6, 2012

DP World- Aden MSC maiden call
11:46 GMT
(press release)

Aden Container Terminal has received and serviced the 8,441 TEU (twenty-foot equivalent unit) MSC Tomoko located in Yemen's premier port city.