Economy & Trade
December 15, 2014
"It is a strategic threat to the country; not only poverty, but also wage gaps."
December 14, 2014
Iraq is seeking to postpone a final $4.6 billion installment of reparations for its 1990-91 occupation of Kuwait,
In 19% of cases, civil servants caught accepting bribes were left uninvestigated, with another 41 % of investigations opened but not concluded, according to a World Bank statement issued Friday.
The European Union announced Friday the completion of a project to modernize Lebanon’s tax administration after nearly two years of cooperation between the French and Lebanese Finance departments.
December 12, 2014
Average salaries in the UAE for professional roles rose by just two per cent over the last 12 months.
December 11, 2014
Abdullah Abu Thunain, deputy minister for inspection and work environment development, said that the punitive measures were taken following raids carried out by inspectors
The European Union (EU) proposed a new trade agreement for countries participating in partnership agreements with Europe last week.
His Excellency Sultan Ahmed bin Sulayem, Chairman of Ports, Customs and Free Zone Corporation and His Excellency Ahmed Mahboob Musabih, Director of Dubai Customs, attended a meeting for the Indian business community in Dubai.
The International Monetary Fund on Tuesday said Iraq's oil-dependent economy was expected to contract much less than previously thought this year due to rising oil production.
December 10, 2014
That is higher than a poll conducted before the last election in January 2013, when 43 per cent cited economic issues and the cost of living as the biggest concern.
The Department of Economic Development (DED) in Dubai along with the Department of Economic Development in Abu Dhabi will host the ‘UAE Economic Outlook 2015’ forum at the Armani Hotel Dubai 16-17.
The Shoura Council is currently debating a new law to fight tasattur or illegal business activities conducted by expatriates in the name of Saudis.
Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry, in partnership with LexisNexis, organised a half-day seminar on the UAE’s Civil Transactions Law at its head office recently.
December 8, 2014
Dubai Customs has launched the 8th edition of its IPR Awards for the year 2014-2015.
Dr. Jason Furman, chairman of US President Barack Obama's Council of Economic Advisers, estimates that Israel will overtake the US in inequality.