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Tradition, cultural morays, and family expectations have been the primary constraints on women’s advancement in Egyptian society.
August 21, 2014 - 14:46 GMT
Egypt is a society, in which sexism is so ingrained in the economic, social, and political system that 50% of the population has, for the most part, been excluded.

February 20, 2012

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.

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.’