Economy & Trade
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.
The office of knowledge management “Musharaka” at the Department of Municipal Affairs (DMA) organized a seminar entitled “Value Co-Creation”.
The new, exclusive edition of the 2011 Doha Trade Fair will open to the public on Saturday, June 4 at 10am.
Dubai Trade, the premier trade facilitator under Dubai World, announced the introduction of new value-added services for the portal’s users, both registered and unregistered.
DP World, UAE Region this week rolled out a “Beat the Heat” campaign at all its facilities, detailing practical ways to safeguard against the dangers of prolonged heat and sun exposure.
Jordan Dubai Capital announced the sale of its controlling stake in the Central Electricity Generating Company to ACWA Power International for a total consideration that values 51% of CEGCO at US$ 144 million.
June 2, 2011
The State of Qatar topped the Middle East and North African (MENA) region in Global Peace Index (GPI) 2011.
June 1, 2011
UAE Minister of Economy, today inaugurated the 21st meeting of the Gulf Co-operation Council (GCC) Committee of Ministers of Planning and Development, held in Abu Dhabi.