Economy & Trade
May 20, 2012
UAE's current account surplus quadrupled to Dh112.7 billion, $30.7bn in 2011 as both crude and non-oil exports soared.
The number of trade licenses issued by the Department of Economic Development in April 2012 reached 1,459, an increase of 26 per cent over the same period in 2011.
The Community Development Authority (CDA) has launched the ‘Social Service Practice Skills’ programme aimed at further developing the skills of CDA’s social service specialists.
The DP World Tour Championship, Dubai unveils its new event logo for the season finale, incorporating the iconic Harry Vardon silhouette central to The European Tour’s corporate identity.
May 17, 2012
Inflation in the United Arab Emirates edged up to a nine-month high of 0.8 per cent on an annual basis in April.
May 16, 2012
Long-term prospects for the UAE cement industry are bright due to growth in investment in infrastructure in the UAE, GCC and key foreign markets, the latest study by Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry finds.
Department of Economic Development recently conducted two workshops for companies on participating in the 2012 cycle of the Dubai Quality Award and the Dubai Human Development Award.
May 15, 2012
Dubai Customs, at Mirdif City Centre launched an awareness campaign to educate the public about the endangered animals with aim to combat illegal trade of environment harmful substances.
Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry is organising Dubai Dialogue: Responsiblity Matters: Driving Sustainability forward through Smart Business Planning on Tuesday, May 22, at the Dubai Chamber headquarters.
The DED and Dubai FDI, have signed a strategic partner agreement with the Australia Gulf Council to promote and facilitate trade, investment and other opportunities between Australia and Dubai.
Dubai eGovernment Department (DeG) has recently enhanced and upgraded Dubai.ae – the official portal of Dubai Government with new interactive features.
May 14, 2012
Kuwait's recent wage hikes have raised concerns about the sustainability of its public finances, its central bank governor announced.
Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry is set to embark on its first trade mission to Ethiopia this week to discuss investment opportunities in key industry sectors of agriculture, construction and tourism.
Local companies that participated in the UAE pavilion at the concluded Project Qatar 2012 exhibition were able to clinch 17 deals, together worth AED221 million, with Qatari and international companies.
May 13, 2012
Inflationary pressures are likely to continue in Saudi Arabia in the second-quarter, the central bank said in a report published on its website.