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Salman’s announcement on Thursday suggested the government remained willing to spend heavily despite the hit to its oil revenues from low prices.
February 1, 2015 - 06:45 GMT
A lavish payout to public employees ordered by Saudi Arabia’s new King Salman will help to sustain the kingdom’s consumer boom and reassure financial markets that the government is not slashing expenditure in the face of low oil prices.

November 27, 2011

Charlie Fleifel, CEO of EPIC Green Solutions
05:47 GMT
(press release)

EPIC Green Solutions, was awarded the accolade for the Most Innovative Use/Application of Technology at the H2O Water Awards.

Dubai World Central
05:25 GMT
(press release)

UAE Minister of Economy, has inaugurated the new regional headquarters of Schaefer Systems International (SSI).

November 24, 2011

Engineer Saed Al Awadi, Chief Executive Officer, Dubai Exports (EDC)
06:44 GMT
(press release)

The third Export Forum organised by Dubai Exports, an agency of the Department of Economic Development (DED) – Government of Dubai, opened today at the Atlantis Palm Jumeirah.

November 23, 2011

During the panel
08:29 GMT
(press release)

In today’s highly uncertain market environment, what defines the success of an organization is not merely the product or service offered but the quality of the human capital.

During the visit
05:19 GMT

The Ras Al Khaimah Free Trade Zone, one of the fastest-growing and most cost-effective free trade zones in the UAE, is hosting top-level trade delegations from various parts of the world this week.

November 22, 2011

During the event
11:28 GMT
(press release)

DP World, UAE Region November 22 announced the start of construction work on a modern facility for the exclusive use of the fishing industry at Al Hamriya Port.

November 21, 2011

haikh Daij bin Salman Al Khalifa, Undersecretary for Port Affairs, Ministry of Finance and Chairman of the General Organisation of Sea Ports
13:39 GMT
(press release)

The Kingdom of Bahrain reaffirmed its commitment to implementing the highest global standards for its maritime industry at a key meeting in London yesterday.

Mohamed Hasan Al Qamzi, CEO of ZonesCorp
11:45 GMT
(press release)

The Higher Corporation for Specialized Economic Zones (ZonesCorp) was one of the exhibitors at the GASCO Manufacturers Exhibition which took place today on Monday November 21, 2011.

November 20, 2011

Abu Dhabi Ports Company
12:01 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi Ports Company (ADPC) has won an Environmental Protection Award at the prestigious International Bulk Journal Awards 2011, held last week in Antwerp, Belgium

DP World
11:06 GMT
(press release)

DP World has won the prestigious Lloyd’s List Training Award for 2011 for its outstanding commitment to training its employees and demonstrating a proactive contribution towards improving training standards across the maritime industry as a whole.

Tariq Al Gurg, CEO of Dubai Cares
09:18 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Cares, a UAE-based philanthropic organization, has launched a primary education program in Pakistan to improve girls’ enrolment and retention.

November 17, 2011

During the event
05:32 GMT

ESMA organised two seminars, both held on 13 November 2011 at Hilton Hotel, Abu Dhabi.

November 16, 2011

MEED Conference
12:13 GMT
(press release)

The sixth edition of the annual MEED Abu Dhabi Conference, in partnership with the DED concluded successfully today with fresh insights on all key sectors of Abu Dhabi’s economy.

Dubai Airshow
10:35 GMT
(press release)

H.H. Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman, Dubai Aviation City Corporation, has announced Wedensday, November 16, 2011 the commitment of AED 1 billion for Dubai World Central.

During the forum
09:57 GMT

DMA organized in cooperation with the Abu Dhabi Municipality a forum discussed the latest development in the Assessment of Seismic Hazard and Risk Project in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi.