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“The most important concerns for Tunisia today are security and the economy”.
October 29, 2014 - 20:43 GMT
In Tunisia, however, millions cast their ballots today in the second democratic elections in the country’s history.

July 26, 2011

Participants at GOP's briefing session
09:41 GMT
(press release)

GOP held a briefing session for all potential bidders of the Khalifa Bin Salman Port service area project, to be built within the premises of the port.

Abu Dhabi Food Control Authority has scheduled several inspection campaigns for the year 2011, all aiming towards awareness, advising and guiding owners of food establishments and employees without implementing any penalties
09:14 GMT
(press release)

Field Operations Department at Abu Dhabi Food Control Authority has carried out a penalty-free food inspection campaign in the Western Region.

Sheikh Mohammed bin Saud, Crown Prince of Ras Al Khaimah, inaugurating the branch of Khalifa Fund for Enterprise Development in Ras Al Khaimah
07:30 GMT

Sheikh Mohammed bin Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, Crown Prince of Ras Al Khaimah, opened the branch of Khalifa Fund for Enterprise Development to help develop local enterprises in the emirate.

Mohamed Sharaf, Chief Executive Officer, DP World
06:53 GMT
(press release)

DP World’s global portfolio of container terminals has continued to build on the excellent start to 2011 with the momentum continuing into the second quarter.

July 25, 2011

Emma Hamilton, Middle East Marketing Manager at Seatrade
14:10 GMT
(press release)

Middle East Workboats 2011, returns to Abu Dhabi at a time when the maritime industry is rapidly accelerating in countries across the Gulf.

Each DGCX Indian Rupee Options contract represents 2 million Rupees
11:02 GMT
(press release)

DGCX is set to expand its Indian Rupee (INR) product offering with the launch of an INR Options Contract on September 26, 2011.

Khalifa bin Ali Al-Hetmi, Qatar Navigation’s President and CEO
06:36 GMT

Qatar Navigation announced the financial results for the first half of 2011, which ended on June 30.

July 24, 2011

Smart cards have become a part of our daily lives and the reliance on such technology is growing
14:04 GMT
(press release)

The Middle East and North Africa smart cards market will reach USD 328.5 million by 2014, with the telecommunication sector accounting for 64.4% of all smart card sales.

Dubai’s annual industrial production is estimated at AED200 billion, with total exports of AED68 billion accounting for 34% of the total production
10:35 GMT
(press release)

Owing to increased government support and funding, the UAE’s manufacturing sector was among the largest non-oil contributor to Dubai’s GDP since 2009.

Nhava Sheva is DP World's busiest Indian facility
06:42 GMT
(press release)

DP World has inaugurated a pilot solar power system at its busiest Indian facility, Nhava Sheva, which will allow the Mumbai terminal to harness solar energy for its energy requirements.

July 21, 2011

Sheikh Saud Al Qasimi during his visit to RAK Free Trade Zone Technology Park
07:15 GMT

His Highness Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Ras Al Khaimah, paid an official visit to the RAK Free Trade Zone Technology Park today.

July 20, 2011

Mohammed Sharaf, DP World CEO
08:51 GMT
(press release)

Global Marine terminal operator DP World Limited announced today that it has expanded its portfolio to Suriname on the northeast coast of South America.

July 19, 2011

UAE delegation to Africa’s Big Seven Exhibition
08:25 GMT
(press release)

UAE Ministry of Foreign Trade in cooperation with the Dubai Export Development Corporation successfully led a delegation of over 30 governmental departments, free zones and private businesses.

July 18, 2011

Participants at DED's seminar
10:39 GMT
(press release)

The DED, in association with IPE, recently organised the first joint seminar to create awareness among enterprises and organisational leaders on the “Investing in People” standard of excellence.

UAE Minister of Economy, Sultan Bin Saeed Al Mansouri
09:45 GMT

The U.A.E. Ministry of Economy today reaffirmed its patronage of Standard & Poor's Annual Leaders Forum, which will be held at the Intercontinental Hotel in Abu Dhabi on November 15th, 2011.