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During the first 10 months of this year Jordan exported 822,000 tonnes of fruit and vegetables
December 24, 2014 - 06:02 GMT
The country’s fruit and vegetable exports during this year increased by 7 per cent, while its sheep exports increased by 15 per cent compared to last year.

May 30, 2012

Mariam Al Afridi, Director of Exporters’ Services, Dubai Exports
09:31 GMT

Dubai Exports, the export promotion agency of the Department of Economic Development - Government of Dubai, has drawn up a sector-wise outreach programme for 2012.

Gulfood exhibition attracts strong participation from Africa
09:05 GMT

As Africa Day 2012 was celebrated in the UAE this year, increasing trade and potential for future growth was the focus of discussions for UAE and African officials who attended the event yesterday.

Dubai Cares
05:42 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Cares is the winner of two Best in Biz Awards 2012 EMEA Gold in the Nonprofit or Government Organization of the Year category and Silver in the Marketing Campaign of the Year category .

May 29, 2012

Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry
12:22 GMT

UAE inflation is projected to increase gradually through the second half of this year, the latest study by Dubai Chamber of Commerce finds.

UAE share of duty-free imports has decreased from 29 to 24 per cent
10:18 GMT

The country is ranked 19th in the World Economic Forum’s Global Enabling Trade Report this year.

May 28, 2012

GIS and CIC
09:52 GMT

The Department of Municipal Affairs received a delegation from the Cartography Institute of Catalonia in Spain.

Dubai SME
08:49 GMT

Dubai SME recently organised two seminars to help entrepreneurs learn about the best means of securing funds to support business growth.

May 24, 2012

Dubai Judicial Institute
10:17 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Judicial Institute today Thursday, May 24, 2012 organised a special ceremony to honour its strategic partners whose contributions enabled DJI to successfully achieve its strategic plan for 2011.

Majority of MPs voted in favour of a proposal by nine of their colleagues to deduct a certain percentage of lawmakers’ salaries to support the troubled Treasury
08:50 GMT

Deputies on Wednesday agreed to deduct 15 per cent of their salaries for the Treasury to address the difficult economic situation, for six months starting the end of May.

May 23, 2012

HE Director General of Dubai Customs honouring one of the inspectors
10:11 GMT

Dubai Customs organised a ceremony on Wednesday May 23, 2012 to honour 154 employees who submitted suggestions that had been implemented at Dubai Customs during 2011

During the signing
06:04 GMT

Dubai Exports conducted a trade mission to Tanzania recently as part of its efforts to assist exporters to tap the fast-growing African markets.

May 22, 2012

H.E. Hamad Buamim, Director General, Dubai Chamber
09:42 GMT

The Dubai Chamber organised the emirate’s largest business-led sustainability conference, “Dubai Dialogue: Responsibility Matters - Driving Sustainability Forward through Smart Business Planning”.

During the meeting
09:34 GMT
(press release)

Dubai eGovernment (DeG) has invited its employees to a meeting with H.E. Ahmed Bin Humaidan, DeG Director General, at its headquarters in HH Dubai Ruler’s Court.

Oussama El Omari, CEO of RAK FTZ
05:23 GMT

Ras Al Khaimah Free Trade Zone (RAK FTZ) is currently visiting Pakistan with an agenda to attract Pakistani businessmen to Ras Al Khaimah.

May 20, 2012

During UAE-Ethiopia Business Forum
13:16 GMT

A new era in Dubai and Ethiopia’s bilateral relationship commenced with Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry announcing the opening of a representative office by the end of the year in Addis Ababa.