Economy & Trade

Featured Story:

“This is the last major opportunity out there in the world that can suddenly become accessible, almost overnight,” he says.
August 20, 2014 - 04:55 GMT
“All the five-star hotels are full of Western companies looking to position themselves to do business."

December 20, 2011

Dubai Culture stand at Dubai Government Excellence Programme
06:07 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Culture will showcase its varied cultural initiatives that have contributed significantly to enhancing Dubai’s cultural scene at the first Dubai Government Excellence Programme exhibition.

December 19, 2011

Dr. Al Zarooni, Director General, Dubai Airport Freezone & Osman Sultan, CEO, du, signing the MoU
09:35 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Airport Freezone and du announced signing of a strategic partnership deal under which du will provide a comprehensive suite of integrated services to companies in the zone.

December 18, 2011

Parts of the stands at the Global Village
12:16 GMT
(press release)

Dubai SME, has co-ordinated the participation of 48 members in the activities being held as part of the Global Village, from 1st November 2011 to 3rd March 2012.

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority
07:13 GMT
(press release)

Gulf Business Machines, announced that it has been selected by the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority to augment the utility company’s server infrastructure.

Aqaba Development Corporation
07:00 GMT
(press release)

Aqaba Development Corporation signed, an agreement with the Joint Venture consisting of BAM International and MAG Engineering and Contracting co. on Tuesday 13th December 2011.

December 14, 2011

During the event
11:06 GMT
(press release)

Dubai World Central, has announced the recent groundbreaking for Phase 2 of the expansion program of Kuehne + Nagel.

Mohammed Saleh Badri, ESMA Acting Director General awards the Emirates Quality Mark to Mr. Mehrdad Yousefi, Managing Director of Superpipe International
10:38 GMT

Emirates Authority for Standardization and Metrology has conferred SuperPipe International (SPI) with the prestigious Emirates Quality Mark or EQM.

Department of Economic Development
07:47 GMT
(press release)

President of Dubai Civil Aviation and Chairman and Chief Executive of Emirates Airline and Group, the Department of Economic Development (DED) launched a new book on performance benchmarks and best practices.

Mansoori meeting Norway and Denmark Ambassadors
06:52 GMT
(press release)

His Excellency Sultan Al Mansoori, said that the UAE economy is able to enhance the UAE’s competitive position during 2012 through its ability to deal with the economic variables of the financial crisis.

December 13, 2011

Shaikh Daij Bin Salman Al Khalifa, Chairman of the Board
12:38 GMT
(press release)

The General Organisation of Sea Ports (GOP) held its 27th Board Meeting, which was chaired by Shaikh Daij Bin Salman Al Khalifa, Chairman of the Board on 8th December 2011.

DP World
09:41 GMT
(press release)

DP World, UAE Region has sponsored one of its employees as he began his 2000 km walk yesterday (December 12) from Abu Dhabi to Mecca with the aim of raising money for children with special needs.

Ghanim Al Falasi, Senior Vice-President of Corporate Services, Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority
06:06 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority, the integrated free zone technology park, today announced the appointment of Ghanim Al Falasi as the Senior Vice-President of Corporate Services.

December 12, 2011

During the meeting
10:54 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Exports, organised a B2B meetings for UAE companies to develop business relationships and trade cooperation with companies from Saudi Arabia and India.

During the visit
07:45 GMT
(press release)

The Abu Dhabi Customs Administration (ADCA) recently received a delegation from the US ministry at the Abu Dhabi Customs Institute.

December 11, 2011

Ibrahim Aljanahi, Jafza Deputy CEO and Chief Commercial Officer of EZW UAE region
08:56 GMT
(press release)

Steel, Metal and Building Material companies based in Jafza generated trade worth AED 12.26 billion in 2010 registering a growth of 14% last year in comparison to AED 10.75 billion in 2009.