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Flexible payment methods have facilitated this increase, upholds Zamzam, drawing attention to online payments and door-to-door donor collection facilities.
Egyptian charities, it seems, have not escaped the ramifications of the economic crisis triggered by the January 25 Revolution in 2011

July 4, 2011

Ahmed Al Mansoori, Director General of EIAST
13:27 GMT
(press release)

The Department of Municipal Affairs, Al Ain Municipality and EIAST have signed a MoU to improve institutional performance, simplify customer services procedures, and develop joint activities.

During the event
09:54 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Multi Commodities Centre Authority, the licensing authority for the Jumeirah Lakes Towers free zone, co-organised ‘Invest in Dubai’ in London on June 21, 2011.

Mark Yassin, Senior General Manager and Head of Corporate and Investment Banking Division of NBAD; Khaled Salmeen, Executive Vice President of Industrial Zones at ADPC with NBAD’s and Kizad’s officials
08:08 GMT
(press release)

Kizad and NBAD have signed a comprehensive partnership agreement to leverage NBAD’s local, regional and global network.

Dubai Trade and Al Futtaim Logistics meeting
07:28 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Trade has held talks with Al Futtaim Logistics to discuss its premium e-services and ways to enhance the competitiveness of the portal and better serve the customer.

July 3, 2011

Sultan Bin Saeed Al Mansoori, UAE Minister of Economy
13:47 GMT
(press release)

UAE Minister of economy said the UAE Investment Map, which will officially be launched in November 2011, will set the strategic direction of investments in the country.

Ahmed Bin Saeed receives ISO 20000 Certificate in presence of Dr. Zarooni, Director General of Dubai Airport Freezone
12:28 GMT
(press release)

The Dubai Airport Freezone became one of three organizations in Dubai to receive the coveted ISO 20000:2005 certification.

Government officials honored by Dubai World
10:31 GMT
(press release)

Dubai World has honoured all the UAE government departments and agencies that contributed to the recent successful extradition to Dubai.

Jeddah Chamber of Commerce and Industry delegation during their visit
10:16 GMT
(press release)

A group of senior officials from JCCI visited and toured King Abdullah Economic City (KAEC) to discuss and explore the city’s investment opportunities.

During the seminar
09:01 GMT

The Department of Municipal Affairs’ Legal Section organized a seminar to highlight the Procurement, Bids & Auctions Manual.

June 30, 2011

Dubai International Capital
11:15 GMT
(press release)

Dubai International Capital confirmed that it has completed the sale of its 45% stake in KEF Holdings to Tyco International.

ZAFCO booth at Automechanika Middle East 2011
07:09 GMT
(press release)

ZAFCO received the highest number of visitors at the automotive exhibition, Automechanika Middle East 2011, held in Dubai from 7 – 9 June.

June 28, 2011

Ibrahim Mohamed Al Janahi, Deputy CEO, Jafza and Chief Commercial Officer
14:21 GMT
(press release)

Electronics and IT companies based in Jafza generated trade worth AED 51 billion in 2009.

Fast-growing economies in the neighborhood has spurred demand for further growth of the materials handling and logistics sectors in the country
08:40 GMT
(press release)

Trade has for long been the lifeblood of the UAE economy, with sailors and traders playing important roles in making the country the undisputed commercial.

June 27, 2011

Karim El Solh, CEO of Gulf Capital, receiving the award
10:09 GMT
(press release)

Gulf Capital has been named the winner of the “Best Private Equity Firm” Award in the Middle East at the prestigious Banker Middle East Industry Awards 2011.

UAE Minister of Economics during his meeting with the Chinese Ambassador
06:41 GMT
(press release)

The fourth meeting of the UAE-Italy Joint Economic Committee has been productive and highly encouraging.