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“This is the last major opportunity out there in the world that can suddenly become accessible, almost overnight,” he says.
August 20, 2014 - 04:55 GMT
“All the five-star hotels are full of Western companies looking to position themselves to do business."

April 24, 2011

ACT’s employees and guests have planted trees as a symbolic contribution to the Campaign
13:41 GMT
(press release)

Aqaba Container Terminal (ACT), the Kingdom’s primary gateway to the shipping lanes of the Red Sea and beyond, re-launched its Greening Campaign to mark its celebration of Earth Day.

The Routes Airport Marketing Awards have become synonymous with recognizing and rewarding the highest standards of marketing activities undertaken by airports
07:59 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi Airports Company (ADAC), announced today that it received the awards for Best Airport Marketing for both the Middle East & the Asian Subcontinent, and for the entire Asian region.

April 21, 2011

Ahmed Bin Saeed, Chairman of Dubai Airport Freezone receives the Dubai Award for Human Development from Mohammed Al Zarooni, Director General, Dubai Airport Freezone
11:44 GMT
(press release)

Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum stressed the importance of human resource development as a key prerequisite for achieving the strategic mission of Dubai and the national economy at large.

Special medical rooms were set for members of the local community to attend free medical check-ups by specialized doctors, in addition to providing the required medication to the villages’ 2,500 inhabitants
09:44 GMT
(press release)

Aqaba Container Terminal recently held a free medical day at Al Rahma and Qatar villages in Wadi Araba providence, inline with its profound commitment towards the local community.

Mohammed Al Muallem, Senior Vice President and Managing Director, DP World, UAE Region, at the opening of the Middle East Liner Shipping Conference 2011
09:22 GMT
(press release)

Mohammed Al Muallem calls for industry to pull together to find new cost-effective solutions as DP World-sponsored Middle East liner shipping conference opens.

April 19, 2011

The show has exclusively catered to the MBRE SME members to network with multi-brand owners
08:31 GMT
(press release)

Dubai SME has successfully organized one of the largest International Franchise, Retail and Business opportunity show in Dubai.

April 18, 2011

Sultan Saeed Al Mansoori, UAE Minister of Economy
14:24 GMT
(press release)

His Excellency Sultan Saeed Al Mansoori, UAE Minister of Economy will lead a high-level delegation on a four-day official visit to Australia.

April 13, 2011

Mahmood Al Bastaki, Director, Dubai Trade
09:01 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Trade, has successfully launched a new version of its portal, offering a host of new features, tools and services designed to support its growing family of users.

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.