Economy & Trade
June 8, 2011
The Dubai Department of Economic Development (DED) signed an agreement with the largest law firm in the Middle East, Al Tamimi & Company.
The International Chamber of Commerce Business Action to Stop Counterfeiting and Piracy initiative called on the Australian government to reject proposed regulations requiring tobacco.
HMA Jamie Bowden, who is Bahrain’s longest serving British ambassador, delivered his final address as Her Majesty’s Ambassador to the Kingdom of Bahrain.
June 7, 2011
For the second time in a week, global marine terminal operator DP World welcomed and simultaneously handled two mega container vessels at its flagship Jebel Ali Port.
SME, has launched a partnership with Noor Takaful to attract more UAE national entrepreneurs into the insurance industry.
Minister of Economy and Chairman of the Supreme Committee for Consumer Protection, has instructed retailers to stop charging additional fees on credit card usage, effective July 1, 2011.
The outsourcing industry is embarking on a growth path with global revenues projected to touch US$479.3 billion by 2016 from US$370 billion at present, according to a report issued by Dubai Outsource Zone.
June 6, 2011
DGCX volumes in May registered a 70% year-on-year increase to reach 237,920 contracts valued at US $ 11.76 billion, the highest monthly value ever recorded on the Exchange.
Jafza announced on the occasion of World Environment Day that it has been steadily energising its green efforts and actively managing utility usage to ensure minimal impact on the environment.
Aqaba Container Terminal (ACT), organized a celebration marking Jordan’s 65th Independence Day anniversary in cooperation with the Madrasati Initiative.
Zarca Interactive, has partnered with Sharjah Chambers of Commerce and Industry to garner real time feedback from the participants and winners of the prestigious Sharjah Economic Excellence Awards.
June 5, 2011
Dubai Investments Park unveiled a 15,395 square meter community park within its complex to mark World Environment Day.
In line with its commitment to transparency and judicial independence, the Special Tribunal for Dubai World has proposed to amend the Rules that it currently applies, by way of public consultation.
Dubai SME, entrusted with the development of the small and medium enterprise (SME) sector, has signed a partnership agreement with Zawya to offer benefits to the top 100 SMEs.
Abu Dhabi Ports Company launched Kizad, (the Khalifa Industrial Zone Abu Dhabi) one of the world’s largest industrial zones, in China.