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There have been no electricity blackouts over the first two days of the Eid holiday
Today
As a result of Egyptians heading to the coast to celebrate the holiday, hotels in resort cities have seen occupancies exceed 90 percent.

February 26, 2012

Mohammed Al Muallem, Senior Vice President and Managing Director, DP World, UAE Region, Sultan Bin Yakoub Al-Zaabi, Executive Director of the Higher Committee for UAE Civil Seaports and Airports Security, Mahmood Amin, Chief Executive Officer, World Security
06:47 GMT
(press release)

DP World has applauded the leading role of the Higher Committee for UAE Civil Seaports and Airport Security in promoting a safe and transparent work environment at the country's ports.

February 23, 2012

Hungary Delegation
09:50 GMT

H.E. Abdul Rahman Saif Al Ghurair, Chairman called upon Hungary to invest in Dubai's lucrative market and to benefit from the Emirate's status as a gateway to the region and its strategic connection to the Middle East, Asia and Africa.

February 22, 2012

During the event
10:30 GMT
(press release)

Mohebi Logistics, has recently announced plans to invest up to AED 350 million to build its new headquarters and logistics facility in Dubai Logistics City at Dubai World Central.

Sami Al Qamzi, Director General of DED
09:45 GMT

The Dubai Logistics Cluster Platform, held its regular session to discuss progress achieved so far and strategies to be adopted for enhancing competitiveness in the sector.

February 21, 2012

Al Bateen crew lounge
09:20 GMT

Al Bateen Executive Airport, operated and managed by Abu Dhabi Airports Company, has entered the ranks of best Fixed Based Operators in the prestigious European Business Air News FBO Survey 2012.

Dubai Chamber
08:53 GMT

The Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry called on UAE importers to seek innovative and long-term solutions to secure sources of food supply and to meet the challenges of food price rise.

February 20, 2012

Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry organised a Gulfood Business Matching Session
09:16 GMT

Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry organised a Gulfood Business Matching Session on the sidelines of the ongoing 17th edition of the Gulfood 2012 exhibition at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre.

Dubai Multi Commodities Centre Authority
08:12 GMT
(press release)

The Dubai Multi Commodities Centre provided an update today on its plans to activate car parking barriers already installed across the community.

February 19, 2012

Abdul Rahman Saif Al Ghurair, Chairman, Dubai Chamber with Deputy Prime Minister Mustafa Abushagur
10:10 GMT

The Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry has announced organizing of a major Libya Strategic Investment Forum to be held in Dubai on May 7.

SWOT Analysis of the Municipal System workshop
09:27 GMT

The Department of Municipal Affairs (DMA) organized a workshop about the SWOT Analysis of the Municipal System for the year 2012.

During the event
09:18 GMT
(press release)

EROS Group, a leading distributor of electronics in the region, honored the DP World, UAE Region for its outstanding services to the local trading community.

DP World
06:50 GMT

HE Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem, Chairman, DP World, has visited the company’s new terminals in Suriname, which joined the port operator’s global network just over six months ago.

February 16, 2012

MoF signs an agreement with IFC to establish an institution for registering of Mortgage
13:03 GMT
(press release)

The Ministry of Finance signed an agreement with the International Finance Cooperation to establish an institution for registering mortgage capital assets.

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.