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The overall OPEC share of total global production in 2013 averaged at 43.4 percent, slightly lower than in 2012, when it was 44.6 percent
July 24, 2014 - 10:22 GMT
OPEC member countries exported 4.5 mb/d of petroleum products in 2013, with the largest share devoted to Asian and Pacific countries (3.1 mb/d or 68.5 percent)

April 12, 2011

Mona Al Marri, Chairperson of DWE Board; Shamsa Saleh, CEO of DWE, with other DWE members announcing the new strategy
12:08 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Women Establishment (DWE) announced a strategy on Emarati women that is set to guide the framing of the organisation’s initiatives and programs as of 2011.

Record 268.7 million carats traded in Dubai in 2010
11:10 GMT
(press release)

Testament to Dubai’s position as one of fastest growing diamond centres in the world.

April 11, 2011

Continued progress as exchange reaches two billion barrel landmark
13:21 GMT
(press release)

The Dubai Mercantile Exchange Limited (DME) today released its review of the first quarter of 2011.

April 10, 2011

Jafza was one of only 3 companies in the Emirates to be awarded
09:49 GMT
(press release)

Jafza, the flagship entity of Economic Zones World, won the prestigious Dubai Quality Award (DQA) for excellence in the service sector.

Sir John Parker, Joint Vice Chairman, DP World, delivers his speech, in the presence of HRH Princess Anne and IMO Secretary-General, Efthimios Mitropolous
09:13 GMT
(press release)

DP World sponsors new Seatrade Special Award to recognise international contribution to fight against maritime piracy.

Sultan Al Mansouri, UAE Minister of Economy, presenting award to Mahmood Amin, CEO, Group Security and World Security
08:06 GMT
(press release)

DP World’s flagship facility cited for commitment to highest levels of safety and security at its terminals.

Dubai Department of Economic Development
07:56 GMT
(press release)

The Dubai Department of Economic Development (DED) issued 3,224 licences for several types of businesses in Dubai in the first quarter of 2011.

April 6, 2011

During the signing
15:18 GMT
(press release)

The Abu Dhabi Ports Company begins its international launch with an MOU at the Hannover Messe Fair.

DP World port service
14:06 GMT
(press release)

The Board of DP World Limited intends to seek shareholder approval at the Annual General Meeting on 11 May 2011 to undertake a 1 for 20 share consolidation.

A key highlight of March 2011 was the strong performance of DGCX Gold futures
10:51 GMT
(press release)

March volumes on the Dubai Gold and Commodities Exchange (DGCX) grew 41 % year-on-year to 228,777 contracts at a value of $11.25 billion.

During the ceremony
07:17 GMT
(press release)

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President & Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, attended the Dubai Department of Economic Development Business Excellence Awards ceremony.

April 5, 2011

During the conference
14:45 GMT
(press release)

The UAE ministry of The Ministry of Economy and the MENA-OECD Investment Programme co-organize a regional conference held today in Abu Dhabi at the Fairmont Bab Al Bahr hotel.

April 4, 2011

Saudi Prince Al Waleed Bin Talal remains on the top of the list with a fortune amounting to $19.6 billion
09:51 GMT
(press release)

Forbes Middle East revealed in its sixth edition, the list of the 34 wealthiest Arabs of 2011.

Omar Bushahab, CEO, Commercial Compliance and Consumer Protection Division, DED
07:59 GMT
(press release)

The Commercial Compliance and Consumer Protection Division at the Department of Economic Development in Dubai is hosting awareness sessions for retailers in Dubai on the Consumer Law.

April 3, 2011

The MoU provides for collaboration between Dubai SME and NBAD to increase their reach to SMEs and encourage entrepreneurialism in the UAE
13:40 GMT
(press release)

Dubai SME has signed a memorandum of understanding with the National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD) to support SMEs in the UAE and facilitate their growth.