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Since the military’s return to the top political table in July 2013, it seems to have accelerated its economic activities and intensified its hold on the country.
April 16, 2014 - 22:45 GMT
Egypt's generals the economy to develop along lines of their choosing and have taken the opportunity not just to entrench their business activities even further, but upscale and expand them.

June 15, 2011

Mohammed Shael, CEO, Business Registration & Licensing Division, DED
12:13 GMT
(press release)

The Dubai Department of Economic Development has unveiled two new eServices on its website for online issuance of initial approvals.

Dow Jones Indexes
09:48 GMT

Dow Jones Indexes announced the results of the regular annual review of the Dow Jones Islamic Market Titans 100 Index and its three sub-indexes.

June 14, 2011

Abdulla Al Shehi, Director of Compliance and Consumer Protection; Mohammed Lootah, Deputy CEO, Commercial Compliance and Consumer Protection Division; and Adel Al Helou, Head of Consumer Protection section
13:35 GMT
(press release)

The Commercial Compliance and Consumer Protection Division has successfully concluded a consumer rights awareness programme for retailers in Dubai.

Attendees at the conference
13:35 GMT

ADMA-OPCO has recently held its 6th Future Leaders Conference (FLC 2011), at the company’s Headquarters and the InterContinental Hotel Abu Dhabi.

During the workshop
10:48 GMT

The Strategic Planning & Performance Management Office organized a workshop about the work and functions of the property & GIS Division in the Land & Property Management Sector.

Khalid Al Zayani, Chairman of the BBBF
06:46 GMT
(press release)

On Sunday, Robeco sponsored a BBBF “Question Time” panel discussion on the topic of “Perception is reality – how can we influence both to improve the message?”

June 13, 2011

Sami Al Qamzi, Director General of DED
12:08 GMT
(press release)

The Dubai Department of Economic Development (DED) has commenced the first in a series of quarterly business surveys.

Saed Al Awadi, Chief Executive Officer, Dubai Exports
10:28 GMT
(press release)

The Machinery & Spare Parts Sector is one of the leading industries in Dubai with a total investment of AED319 million since 2008.

Handshakes during the agreement signing
09:35 GMT
(press release)

Dubai SME, has signed a partnership agreement with HSBC to offer priority banking services and knowledge support on financial management to the top 100 SMEs in Dubai.

June 12, 2011

Hamad Al Hashemi, Managing Director of Economic Zones
13:02 GMT
(press release)

Eng. Hamad Al Hashemi, Managing Director of Economic Zones World’s, was recently appointed Vice President of the International Network for Small and Medium Enterprises.

Al Khayyat Investments
12:37 GMT
(press release)

Al Khayyat Investments has identified healthcare, retail and education as key sectors for growth in 2011.

Sami Al Qamzi, Director General, DED
08:29 GMT
(press release)

The Dubai Department of Economic Development (DED) hosted a high-profile delegation from the United States of America.

Mohammed Al Zarooni, Director General of the Dubai Airport Freezone and Belgian Ambassador, Anick Van Claster
08:14 GMT
(press release)

Dr. Mohammed Al Zarooni, Director General of the Dubai Airport Freezone, discussed ways of enhancing trade and economic cooperation with Belgium during a reception hosted at the Dubai Airport Freezone.

June 9, 2011

Muscat City, Oman
06:58 GMT
(press release)

A successful roll-out of Islamic banking system could easily see the industry in Oman gaining up to US$6 billion in Islamic assets over next few years.

June 8, 2011

Doha Trade Fair
13:05 GMT
(press release)

Every day thousands of visitors and those who love to shop flock to the Doha Trade Fair 2011 (DTF) to check out the latest products on display.