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There have been no electricity blackouts over the first two days of the Eid holiday
As a result of Egyptians heading to the coast to celebrate the holiday, hotels in resort cities have seen occupancies exceed 90 percent.

March 28, 2011

Huraiz Al Murr and Humaid Al Dhaheri officially opening the facility
12:22 GMT
(press release)

Middle East’s first check-in facility located inside an exhibition centre.

March 27, 2011

During the agreement
14:27 GMT
(press release)

Mohammed Bin Rashid Establishment for SME Development has signed a partnership agreement with du to give priority to members of MBRE in Dubai.

During the meeting
12:26 GMT
(press release)

Sultan Bin Saeed Al Mansoori, UAE Minister of Economy, today, discussed with representatives of the leading retail outlets in the country about measures to strengthen market stability.

Sami Al Qamzi, Director General of the Department of Economic Development
08:24 GMT
(press release)

The Department of Economic Development in Dubai is initiating an annual one-day seminar programme to discuss the macroeconomic and the sectoral outlook for Dubai’s economy.

March 24, 2011

Some of DC employees at the fair
09:07 GMT

Dubai Customs organized its second annual book fair On Tuesday 22/03/2011 with the participation of local libraries exhibiting more than 500 book titles in both Arabic and English languages.

March 23, 2011

Marwan bin Bayat, General Manager of the Office of HH Sheikh Majid
13:08 GMT
(press release)

Yesterday marked the final day of Careers UAE 2011, the platform used to launch the Majid bin Mohammed Training Initiative that has proven to be a key success in advancing employment opportunities.

Dubai Customs: Different initiatives contribute to rationalization of energy and preservation of environment
09:57 GMT

Dubai Customs, on Saturday 26 March 2011, will take stand in “Earth Hour” Global environmental campaign to reduce CO2 emissions.

March 22, 2011

During the meeting
15:00 GMT
(press release)

UAE Minister of Economy discussed with Under-Secretary of State for Economic Affairs of the US ways of enhancing economic cooperation between the two countries.

Sheikh Majid during the visit
10:58 GMT
(press release)

His Highness Sheikh Majid bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Chairman of the Dubai Culture & Arts Authority visited yesterday Careers UAE 2011.

Some of DWTC’s award winning Chefs with CEO Helal Saeed Almarri
10:40 GMT
(press release)

Dubai World Trade Centre’s (DWTC) multi-award winning hospitality team once again gain international acclaim at this year’s Salon Culinaire, by taking away a total of 44 medals.

March 21, 2011

Chadi Moujaes, Principal, Booz & Company
12:07 GMT
(press release)

As the economic crisis dies down, it’s becoming possible to see just what cracks the storm revealed in the foundations of national economies.

During the event
10:26 GMT
(press release)

ADPC and ADT recently hosted an event which included customers, shipping lines and government organizations and presented updates on some of the key projects they are currently working on.

DMA and Musanada during the meeting
08:32 GMT

The Department of Municipal Affairs and Musanada met to discuss implementing and launching the Abu Dhabi Shared Government Enterprise Resources Planning Program.

March 20, 2011

Marine ban imposed in some areas does not include commercial ships to and from Bahrain on international voyages
12:34 GMT
(press release)

Bahrain’s General Organisation of Sea Ports (GOP) today announced that all sea ports in the Kingdom of Bahrain, including Khalifa bin Salman Port (KBSP), are operational at all times.

Ahmed Butti Ahmed, Executive Chairman of Ports, Customs and Free Zone Corporation and Dubai Customs Director General
11:16 GMT

Dubai Customs takes part in Careers UAE 2011 which will be held today at Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Center.