Economy & Trade
August 8, 2011
The UAE Ministry of Economy’s Consumer Protection Department conducted a field visit to the Union Co-operative in Al Barsha to verify the outlet’s compliance with the prices and sales terms.
Ahmed Bin Sulayem, Executive Chairman of the Dubai Multi Commodities Centre Authority inaugurated the 28th India International Jewellery Show.
The Dubai Mercantile Exchange announced today that it set two new trading records during the month of July 2011.
August 7, 2011
ACT recently launched the Ahl Al Khair (People of Charity) initiative, marking the arrival of the Holy Month of Ramadan.
Dubai SME has joined hands with Hawkamah – The Regional Institute for Corporate Governance – to develop a code for SMEs on Corporate Governance.
Dubai World’s has organised daily free Iftar buffets for thousands of people working in the Jebel Ali port and free zone areas.
The Dubai Gold and Commodities Exchange (DGCX) traded highest ever daily volume of 35,796 contracts, valued at US $1.91 billion, on Thursday, August 4, 2011.
Harman Middle East has revealed its strategic move towards consolidating its market presence in Bahrain, which has recorded rapid growth in its audio and video (AV) segment.
Abu Dhabi Airports Company announced today the launch of the annual Abu Dhabi International Airport Ramadan Football tournament.
August 4, 2011
Results from the recently concluded Consumer Confidence Index survey conducted jointly by Bayt.com, shows that residents in the UAE hold an optimistic view of their personal financial future.
DP World announced that some 500 truck drivers working for third party supply chain companies have successfully completed a mandatory safety training programme.
August 3, 2011
Saudi Arabia’s economic power is more fragile that it looks. High energy inefficiency and public sector spending are two trends which, left unchecked, will start eating into the kingdom’s petrodollar.
Dubai Exports, having recently completed a successful trade mission to Sao Paolo and Rio De Janiero in Brazil.
August 2, 2011
The Ras Al Khaimah Free Trade Zone today announced that 574 new companies have registered in the second quarter of 2011.
Abu Dhabi International Airport today revealed its Duty Free sales for the first half of 2011, announcing a total of AED 293 Million in sales and a robust 7.5% increase.