Economy & Trade
September 15, 2011
Abu Dhabi Ports Company has celebrated the keel laying ceremony for two new 32 metre escort tugboats specially designed for marine services at the new Khalifa Port.
September 14, 2011
The Board of Trustees of the Emirates Identity Authority has set October 31, 2011 as the final deadline for UAE nationals to enroll their names in the Population Register and ID Card.
Dr Anwar Mohammed Gargash, Chairman of the National Election Committee, has stated that UAE women have the perfect opportunity to win in the FNC elections this year.
As part of its social responsibility commitments Jafza organized a three day-long blood donation drive in the Free Zone, which saw participation from employees of Economic Zones World and Jafza customers.
The UAE General Civil Aviation Authority announced that air traffic movements in the UAE grew at a rate of 4.8% in August 2011 compared to the same month last year.
September 13, 2011
Dubai Customs inspectors at Dubai Int’l Airport foiled 3 separate attempts of smuggling drugs stuffed in capsules hidden inside guts of 3 passengers from different nationalities.
The future of LNG as a viable and sustainable alternative marine fuel for working vessels is one of the most eagerly-anticipated sessions taking place at Middle East Workboats 2011.
DED has announced the launch of quarterly Consumer Confidence Index to evaluate consumer impressions on the state of the economy and the key drivers of consumer behaviour.
Reed announced its final preparations for the world’s entertainment content market MIPCOM taking place from 3 to 6 October 2011.
September 11, 2011
The Emirates Identity Authority will deploy its advanced technologies in the Federal National Council (FNC) elections scheduled for the 24th of September 2011.
ICC in partnership with ICC Qatar National Committee and Qatar Chamber of Commerce & Industry (QCCI) will host the ICC-G20 Regional Consultation for Middle East and North Africa.
Dhabi Airports Company is to be awarded five prestigious ‘Stevie’ trophies at the 8th International Business Awards this year.
The Emirates Identity Authority has begun to operate a “Coffee Shop” service for customers and staff at its permanent registration centres across the country.
European Tour officials are already confident of providing a venue in prime condition to welcome the finest players in the world.
September 7, 2011
GOP announced that four distinguished speakers from the international and local maritime sector have confirmed their attendance to an industry seminar titled “Addressing Piracy".