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According to the survey, 15 percent of the Turkish population lived under the poverty line in 2013, while 13 percent was considered “continuously poor.”
September 22, 2014 - 20:06 GMT
Of the total population, 78.5 percent reported not being able to take a one-week vacation away from home due to financial constraints.

May 15, 2011

Participants in the sessions
12:04 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Women Establishment is set to launch a new series of Professional Development sessions on the theme "Strategic Planning and Performance Management in the Public Sector."

Members of the delegation during their visit
11:27 GMT

A delegation from the Department of Municipal Affairs concluded a successful visit to the City of Melbourne.

May 12, 2011

Year-to-date volume on the Exchange stood at 1,005,841 contracts at the close of trading on May 11, 2011
10:49 GMT
(press release)

The Dubai Gold and Commodities Exchange (DGCX) today announced that its 2011 year-to-date (YTD) volume surpassed one million contracts on May 11, 2011.

Sheikha Lubna Al Qasimi, UAE Minister of Foreign Trade at the Annual Investment Meeting in Dubai
07:37 GMT
(press release)

Linking investments to sustainable development has long been weaved into transition economies growth strategies.

May 11, 2011

Mohammed Al Zarooni, Director General of Dubai Airport Freezone
11:55 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Airport Freezone recorded a significant contribution of AED52 billion to the total volume of Dubai trade in 2010.

It is anticipated that the share price on Thursday 19 May will be approximately 20 times the level of the previous night’s close
11:27 GMT
(press release)

DP World has received shareholder approval to undertake a 1 for 20 share consolidation. The share consolidation will take place prior to the commencement of trading.

In 2010 the industry reported a sustained return to container volume growth which has continued into the first quarter of 2011
09:49 GMT
(press release)

DP World Limited will today hold its Annual General Meeting for the year ended 31 December 2010.

Almas Tower
07:59 GMT
(press release)

he Dubai Multi Commodities Centre Authority announced today, that as of 21 April 2011, it has licensed its 3,000th company.

The SME Evolution Program is aimed at improving the country’s innovation ecosystem
06:41 GMT
(press release)

The third live session in Enterprise Qatar’s highly popular webinar-based SME Evolution Program will be held on Saturday May 14.

May 10, 2011

Mohammad Saleh Badri, Acting Director General, ESMA
09:37 GMT
(press release)

The UAE’s regulation concerning the control of electrical and electronic products in the market has widened its scope to include gas-powered cookers and other gas-powered cooking appliances.

Fahd Al Gergawi, CEO of Dubai FDI
07:32 GMT
(press release)

Dubai FDI will highlight the success of Dubai in enhancing the business environment and attracting foreign investment at the Annual Investment Meeting.

May 9, 2011

The Doha Trade Fair is a major business and touristic event that brings together a large number of participating countries
14:31 GMT
(press release)

The Doha Trade Fair 2011 will raise the curtain on its new look, with a grand opening on June 4 at the Doha Exhibition Center.

The workshops covered several important issues with a focus on the EHS policy in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi
12:36 GMT

The Department of Municipal Affairs (DMA) started an awareness program to highlight Abu Dhabi Emirate’s Environment, Health and Safety (EHS) Management System.

May 8, 2011

The MoU will help Arab governments address job creation and sustain economic growth
12:56 GMT

The League of Arab States (LAS) signed a major strategic partnership with the Global Coalition for Efficient Logistics (GCEL).

2010 was a year of multi-faceted achievements for Dubai Trade’s online portal
12:23 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Trade hosted a special event to honour its employees, strategic partners and their executives who have played critical roles in the implementation of major projects.