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Saudi Arabia, as the world’s largest exporter of oil and the largest economy in the Arab world, has systemic importance to the world economy and the international financial markets.
Late King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz, the sixth king of Saudi Arabia, had a profound impact on the Saudi economy and oil policy.

September 3, 2011

Dubai Trade
11:47 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Trade is set to reward and recognise the trading community in Dubai that have achieved the highest online adoption rates at its 4th Annual E-Services Excellence Award.

August 29, 2011

Ahmed Pauwels, Chief Executive Officer of organiser Epoc Messe Frankfurt
10:07 GMT
(press release)

With the Middle East region’s only trade and networking event for the lighting design and technology industries taking place in under two weeks.

DP World, UAE Region officials with Dhow crew members at the Ramadan event at Al Hamriya Port
09:14 GMT
(press release)

In keeping with the spirit of Eid-Al-Fitr and reaffirming its support to local communities, DP World, UAE Region has distributed gift packages to dhow crew members working at Al Hamriya Port.

Salma Hareb, Chief Executive Officer, Economic Zones World
08:29 GMT
(press release)

Economic Zones World together with its subsidiary Gazeley and its partners has raised $30,000 for a community solar energy social enterprise in Mua, a village in Malawi.

August 28, 2011

Kassel, Germany
09:22 GMT
(press release)

Gazeley, an Economic Zones World company and leading global supplier of logistics warehouses and distribution parks, has recently started earthworks on a 26 acres site in Kassel, Germany.

The evening began with the traditional breaking of the fast, followed by a quiz session during which the audience was asked to answer general knowledge questions related to Ramadan
07:17 GMT
(press release)

DP World, UAE Region recently arranged an Iftar reception for members of the Al Barza Club for the Elderly run by the Community Development Authority in Dubai.

August 25, 2011

Distributing Iftar meal in Mosques
09:21 GMT

Dubai Customs is going on with its iftar meal project up to the end of the Holy Month.

Jadwa Investment
08:21 GMT
(press release)

Conditions on global financial markets remain volatile.

Dubai Public Library
07:43 GMT
(press release)

The Dubai Public Library, marked the seventh anniversary of the passing of His Highness Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan, with an array of cultural and educational activities held across the various libraries.

August 24, 2011

Abu Dhabi Airports Company’s annual Ramadan football tournament
12:38 GMT
(press release)

The final of Abu Dhabi Airports Company’s annual Ramadan football tournament was won by Ports & Airports Security Police department last night.

Ibrahim Mohamed Al Janahi, Deputy CEO, Jafza
09:59 GMT
(press release)

UAE Ministry of Foreign Trade, Jafza showcased its multiple, value-added business-friendly suite of offerings for the first time at the recently concluded Africa’s Big 7 Exhibition.

Customer Charter Poster
08:43 GMT

The General Civil Aviation Authority in the UAE has commenced the application of its newly launched Customer Charter.

August 23, 2011

During the meeting
12:42 GMT
(press release)

Ali Mohamad Al Khouri, DG of the EIDA has instructed a review of the strategy for the unified e-form project with due consideration to the concept of integrated services among all organisations involved.

Ahmed Bin Sulayem unveils the UAEs first gold bullion coin
12:22 GMT
(press release)

Executive Chairman of DMCCwas invited to give the opening keynote speech at the 8th India International Gold Convention (‘IIGC’).

Dubai Properties Group
09:24 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Properties Group announced a multi-cuisine food court as well as dedicated healthcare services are the latest facilities to be introduced atthe Nuzul staff accommodation.