Economy & Trade
February 19, 2014
Dubai’s foreign trade in foodstuffs recorded a significant increase in 2013, as a result of the emirate’s escalating demographic and economic growth and mounting recovery across most sectors.
Jafza, the flagship operation of Economic Zones World (EZW), in support of Dubai Municipality’s Initiative of “Car Free Day”, has observed February 19 as Metro Day for Jafza Employees.
The Saudi Ministry of Labor recently tackled 2,034 cases of expatriates not working for their sponsors, according to a deputy labor minister.
February 18, 2014
Dubai Customs inspectors has thwarted an attempt to smuggle 1.28kg of cocaine stuffed in 60 capsules and concealed in an African passenger’s tummy.
February 17, 2014
The Business Registration and Licensing (BRL) sector in DED, Dubai recently held a brainstorming session with a group of businessmen as part of improving investor relations and service delivery.
Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry called upon Azeri businesses to invest in Dubai’s Islamic finance sector in light of the emirate’s vision of becoming the capital of Islamic economy.
February 16, 2014
Dubai Customs has claimed the prestigious Golden Peacock Global Award for Corporate Social Responsibility for the year 2013 in government organization category.
Transport Minister Lina Shbeeb and her Iraqi counterpart Hadi Al Amiri on Saturday weathered the liquidation of the Iraqi Jordanian Land Transport Company with a determination to boost economic and commercial integration in various fields.
A qualitative analysis of the consumer experience in six key business sectors across Dubai shows coffee shops being rated topmost while Hypermarkets came second.
February 14, 2014
Mohammad Nahavandian pointed to Rouhani’s February 11 address among the rallying mass in Tehran that $3b of public money had been plundered.
February 13, 2014
The International Monetary Fund said this week that the future of Tehran's economy is positive and that the county will return to growth over the coming year.
February 12, 2014
According to a new Brooking report, the nature of the international community’s engagements in Egypt needs to be reexamined.
February 11, 2014
The overall message is that the US will continue vigorously to enforce its sanctions legislation and stands equally ready to progress towards the further relaxation of sanctions against Iran or to pass more restrictive measures.
The recently published report stated that the ongoing tensions in the region have affected economic growth, public coffers, unemployment, and inflation rates.
the Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry hosted a roundtable bringing together officials of the Higher Committee for Consumer Protection of the UAE Ministry of Economy and the Electronics Business Group.