Economy & Trade
July 20, 2014
"The contract is worth about 1 billion euros and was finalised last month," a French diplomatic source said. "It's the first big deal since we sold Mirage fighters (warplanes) about 20 years ago."
July 15, 2014
Khamenei outlined the general policies of the program to promote the “economy of resistance”, which can lead the Iranian nation to victory in “the imposed economic war” with the West
DP World Vice Chairman HE Jamal Majid bin Thaniah has visited the Port of Aktau to meet the Honorable Prime Minister of Kazakhstan HE Karim Masimov as part of their review of Kazakhstan’s infrastructure development at the Port of Aktau.
July 14, 2014
“The bowl of sanctions has broken… and [nobody] can return this broken bowl to its previous state,” Rouhani stated.
July 13, 2014
Dubai Customs hosted a Ramadan Suhoor event for its staff at the Dubai World Trade Center, in efforts to enhance social bonds between them, particularly during the holy month of Ramadan.
But reducing subsidies is hard in a country where a third of the population of 25 million lives on less than $2 a day, and this week’s austerity package did not address subsidies.
July 11, 2014
Breakthrough in the long-running crisis over public workers’ salaries is expected next week, a ministerial source revealed to The Daily Star Thursday.
Rising housing costs has pushed Dubai up the rankings in an annual survey of the most expensive cities in the world for expatriates to live in.
Egypt purchased 3.7 million tonnes of local wheat and also bought 5.46 million tonnes of wheat from abroad during the 2013-2014.
July 10, 2014
DP World has presented its future expansion plans to be implemented in DP world-Vancouver Terminal.
July 9, 2014
The recruitment application of any Saudi who has a history of maltreating Filipino housemaids would never be accepted.
Iran transacted non-oil goods with 177 countries in the past Iranian calendar year.
July 8, 2014
A Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry delegation attended a seminar entitled ‘‘Implantation in Dubai: A Platform opened to the Gulf and the Middle East Market’’.
July 7, 2014
In the first quarter, growth in all three sectors that relied on cheap foreign labor — construction, retail and transport — slowed markedly from a year ago.
Dubai Customs hosted a business meeting with companies chosen to execute Virtual Corridor project to introduce them to the systems and procedures that will be put in place for optimal utilization of this vibrant project.