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However food waste is not unique to Saudi Arabia, low income and developed countries face problems in waste.
July 9, 2014 - 18:47 GMT
Saudi Arabia is the world’s top food importer, and also rated as one of the worst wasters.

January 31, 2012

DP World
06:13 GMT
(press release)

Global marine terminal operator DP World announced another record year for container handling, with over 54.7 million TEU handled across its global portfolio in 2011.

January 30, 2012

During the event
11:16 GMT

The Dubai Health Authority (DHA) is at the forefront of the latest advances in healthcare following its participation in an innovative procedure to treat blocked coronary arteries.

H.E. Ahmed Bin Humaidan, Director General of Dubai eGovernment, and H.E. Dr. Eng. Ali Mohamed Al Khouri, Emirates ID Director General during the signing
10:37 GMT
(press release)

Dubai eGovernment has recently signed an MoU with the Emirates Identity Authority (EIDA) to support government integration and digital transformation through electronic linkages.

DED & Isle of Man during the signing
09:31 GMT

The Department of Economic Development and the Government of the Isle of Man have signed a memorandum of understanding on economic, trade and technical co-operation.

Jafza, Year's first Blood donation drive
09:31 GMT
(press release)

In keeping with its commitment to corporate social responsibility and in response to the Government’s recent appeal to donate blood, Jafza held its first blood donation drive of 2012 recently.

Elf group
06:18 GMT
(press release)

AW Rostamani Trading, in association with TOTAL Lubricants ME, honored 200 ELF Dealers at a dealers meeting event staged at the Al Bustan Rotana hotel in Dubai this week.

January 29, 2012

Department of Economic Development
10:24 GMT

Director General of the Dubai Department of Economic Development (DED), honoured the graduates of the third batch of the Middle Management Leadership programme launched in 2009 at a special ceremony.

Abu Dhabi Airports Company
09:11 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi Airport Services is proud to be awarded the IATA Safety Audit for Ground Operations (ISAGO) registration for passenger and cargo ground handling services at Abu Dhabi International Airport.

Tony Douglas, Chief Executive Officer, Abu Dhabi Ports Company
08:43 GMT
(press release)

Leaders in international business and government will meet at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC) from April 2 to 4 for the World Ports and Trade Summit 2012.

Abdul Baset Al Janahi, CEO of Dubai SME
06:18 GMT
(press release)

The agency of the Department of Economic Development in Dubai will launch the preliminary registration for the 8th cycle of the Young Entrepreneur Competition 2012 on Sunday, the 29th of January 2012.

January 26, 2012

Al Habtoor Group
07:29 GMT

Khalaf Al Habtoor met with students from the Sabanci University, Istanbul at the Al Habtoor head office in Dubai on January 24, 2012.

January 25, 2012

Al Habtoor Group
11:46 GMT

Khalaf Al Habtoor Chairman of Al Habtoor Group met today with executives from HSBC bank at the group’s head office on Al Wasel Road.

Nuqul Group
10:04 GMT
(press release)

In their strive to meet the customers satisfaction and stay up to date with the best practices the corporate HR team at Nuqul Group has organized a regional HR meeting as part of their ongoing communication in the group.

January 23, 2012

The Aqaba Container Terminal
11:53 GMT
(press release)

The Aqaba Container Terminal inaugurated the first internet café in the terminal area to serve the Crew of the vessels that go ashore.

Mohammed Bin Rashid Establishment for Small and Medium Size Enterprises
08:09 GMT

Dubai SME is organising an open day on the 26th of January to bring together members and entrepreneurs across the UAE in a dialogue with Dubai SME officials.