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Abu Dhabi's economy continues to expand in all sectors including tourism, retail and real estate (Image: Gobash)
September 1, 2014 - 11:01 GMT
The UAE's economy is continuing go grow in both the retail and real estate markets, which means there is room for more investment.

July 14, 2011

ADSG & ADAC Representatives
07:17 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi Airports Company has hosted a two-day workshop of the General Secretariat of the Abu Dhabi Sustainability Group to develop the ADSG’s value proposition and business model.

Hashim Al Nuaimi, Director of Consumer Protection Department at the Ministry of Economy, speaking during the meeting
06:45 GMT
(press release)

Car dealers in the UAE have approved the unified form for purchase contracts proposed by the Ministry of Economy to facilitate procedures and protect consumer rights.

July 13, 2011

Khalid Al Zayani, BBBF Chairman; Ahmed Al Shaikh, Tamkeen Vice President; Rupert Potter, Deputy Head of Mission at the British Embassy in Bahrain, with BBBF Committee members at the meeting
13:59 GMT
(press release)

Bahrain British Business Forum (BBBF) was given a presentation by Tamkeen’s Vice President - Enterprise & Human Capital Development, Dr. Ahmed Al Shaikh.

July 12, 2011

Mike English, Director, Superbrands Middle East handing the award to Colm McLoughlin, Managing Director of Dubai Duty Free
09:01 GMT
(press release)

Superbrands today announced that Dubai Duty Free has once again won the coveted ‘Brand of the Year’ award at the seventh annual Superbrands Tribute Event.

July 11, 2011

Hosam Jumaa Mohammed, Manager of Corporate Business Design Section, presented a working paper on behalf of Customs Development Division
13:32 GMT

Dubai Customs participated in Knowledge and E-Govenment Management Conference to place in Dost Dubai Hotel.

Revenues for UAE logistics market are expected to reach US$9.4 billion in 2014
13:32 GMT
(press release)

The UAE’s acknowledged status as the commercial, trade and logistics engine of the Middle East looks set to strengthen in 2011.

Al Bateen Executive Airport
09:24 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi Airports Company announced that Al Bateen Executive Airport saw significant growth in business aviation in its half year results, with almost 40% growth in private jet movements.

During the workshop
07:39 GMT

The Strategic Planning & Performance Management Office organized a workshop on the Environment, Health and Safety Management System.

July 10, 2011

DP World Callao is the first facility on South American West Coast to attain the standard
14:28 GMT
(press release)

DP World Callao announced today July 10 that it has achieved the independently audited ISO 28000:2007 supply chain security management system certification.

Eman Gaad, Consultant at CDA with attendees
08:43 GMT
(press release)

The Community Development Authority has launched the "Friendly Touch" campaign to raise awareness on various forms of physical, moral and sexual harassment faced by children with disabilities.

July 7, 2011

Members of GGGI, MoFA and Masdar
12:23 GMT
(press release)

The Global Green Growth Institute, headquartered in Seoul, Korea, inaugurated its Middle East and North Africa office in Abu Dhabi’s Masdar City on July 7, 2011.

10:20 GMT
(press release)

A new study revealed a disconnect between the declining value of business travel and its increasing use in Europe.

Intilaq launching ceremony
07:27 GMT
(press release)

Al-Futtaim announced the launch of Intilaq, a Graduate Management Development Programme for UAE nationals.

July 6, 2011

Dubai World
13:22 GMT
(press release)

The Board of Directors of Dubai World announced it had appointed two new senior managers to the team that oversees the day to day running of the Company.

Mahmood Al Bastaki, Director, Dubai Trade with the graduates
12:01 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Trade, the premier trade facilitator under Dubai World last night (July 5) felicitated graduation for five batches of supply chain professionals.