Economy & Trade
June 22, 2014
The IMF says Bahrain’s fiscal deficit has continued on a rising trend in 2013, although by less than budgeted.
Dubai Customs received a delegation comprising representatives from federal Customs and free-zones authorities.
June 19, 2014
The OECD estimates Israel's black economy at NIS 70 billion in 2012.
Dubai Customs has announced the launch of its services via smart watches, to keep up with the latest developments in the area of smart services delivery, offering more user-friendly and better accessible services.
The statistics also revealed that a product bought for 100 euros in EU countries can be purchased in Turkey for the equivalent of 58 euros.
June 18, 2014
Germany said this month it would adopt a more cautious approach towards arms exports after a 24 per cent surge last year fuelled a domestic debate on military sales.
Iran is not barred from buying food or other goods for humanitarian purposes under sanctions imposed over Tehran's pursuit of nuclear technology.
Borrowers dropped to 28%, says Department of Economic Development
Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry hosted its 2nd quarterly Business Councils and Business Groups round table meeting at its Jebel Ali Branch recently.
The GCC luxury goods market has continued to grow fast.
June 17, 2014
H.E. Ahmed Mahboob Musabih, Director of Dubai Customs, has affirmed that DC’s core objectives for the time being are strongly in line with the Government of Dubai’s vision and strategic goals.
June 16, 2014
Only 1,760 young Saudi men and women applied for 11,751 vacancies made available by 70 private companies and establishments in the Saudi capital.
June 15, 2014
The PA has so far refused to pay Hamas’ 50,000 civil servants, who are not registered as its employees because they were appointed after the Islamist movement ousted bitter rivals Fatah – which dominates the PLO – from Gaza in 2007.
June 12, 2014
The International Association of Labor Inspection (IALI) is the global professional association for labor inspection.
Jafza has conducted a highly-successful roadshow comprising workshops and business seminars in Taipei, Taiwan, Shanghai, Hangzhou and Beijing, China.