Economy & Trade
March 31, 2014
The Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry honoured 12 major organisations for their efforts to lead by example in corporate social responsibility and sustainability.
The programme includes several training disciplines, including tailoring, electrical wiring, IT and business skills, as well as supporting classes in Arabic, mathematics and life skills.
March 30, 2014
Despite falling tourism revenues, the current account was able to achieve a surplus due to grants received from Gulf states in the three months following the removal of Muslim Brotherhood president Mohamed Morsi.
The Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry presented an insight into business opportunities arising from Dubai Expo 2020 and the Capital of Islamic Economy initiative.
Companies around the world are eager to find out what the temporary relaxation of sanctions, in addition to the future expected lifting of sanctions, could mean for accessing the Iranian market.
The unified IPR protection work team held its first session in 2014.
Ambitious economic goals, like making Turkey one of the world's 10 largest economies are now less likely than ever before, according to market analysts.
March 27, 2014
Private and government organizations were honored for their joint cooperation and exchange of expertise by Dubai Police at a ceremony held on March 26, 2014, at the Intercontinental, Dubai Festival City.
Lebanon’s budget deficit in 2013 rose slightly to 30.94 percent (or $4.2 billion) of spending compared to 29.47 percent (or $3.9 billion) in 2012.
Out of 1000 residents polled, around 16 per cent of the respondents said they doubted if the event would deliver any benefits once it is over.
March 26, 2014
The total value of exports from the sultanate increased by 8.2 per cent in 2013 from a year ago, according to recent statistics issued by the National Center for Statistics and Information (NCSI).
According to the cabinet’s Monday statement, the project is part of a larger electricity linkage system between Egypt and Gulf countries.
March 25, 2014
The GCC rift, sparked after Manama, Riyadh and Abu Dhabi withdrew their ambassadors in Doha to protest against Qatar non-compliance with pan-Gulf agreements, has proved too formidable to be addressed at the summit.
DP World and Borouge signed a contract through which DP World will support the distribution of Borouge’s products as one of Borouge’s several gateways to export its products to its customers in the UAE and around the world.
The Sudanese ministry of finance of Sudan signed a number of agreements China in the fields of launching new oil exploration efforts, development projects in addition to the approval of additional loans.