Economy & Trade
October 26, 2014
The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) said it is “seriously concerned” about Turkey's ability to detect and investigate foreign bribery
October 23, 2014
InterContinental Hotels Group announced the signing of a franchise agreement with Abjar Hotels International for a new 450-room Holiday Inn Dubai World Central and 250-room Staybridge Suites Dubai World Central.
October 22, 2014
DP World has today (October 22) welcomed the first scheduled vessel to call at its new Container Terminal 3 in Jebel Ali, Dubai, as it gears up to serve customers at the state-of-the-art facility.
October 21, 2014
On the 18th anniversary of the Dubai Government Excellence Program Award, Dubai Customs hosted a delegation from the program to highlight its journey and success story over eighteen years.
October 20, 2014
White paper highlights need for a united approach within Somalia.
October 19, 2014
Held annually in Dubai, the 2014 edition of Global Trade Development Week – EMEA will be held from 27th to 29th October.
October 17, 2014
Tourism Ministry books 600 hotel rooms in Sharm El-Sheikh for participants, Finance Ministry offers 9 PPP projects
October 15, 2014
H.E. Sultan bin Sulayem, Chairman of DP World and Chairman of Ports, Customs & Free Zone Corporation, called upon the development of global partnership between private and public sectors in an effort to reach for sustained economic development globally.
The Commercial Compliance and Consumer Protection, Dubai has announced major improvements to its smart applications ‘Sallety’ and ‘Meydani,’ launched in line with the Dubai Smart Government initiative.
October 14, 2014
Kuwait's government awarded over $20.7 billion worth of contracts by the end of August, almost doubling the amount compared to 2013.
Sheikh Mohammed also said that the federal budget for 2015 will go towards health, education and social services.
The Egyptian Finance Ministry expects gross domestic product (GDP) to climb steadily and to reach 6 percent in FY 2017/18 as private sector investment rises to 15 percent of GDP.
Jebel Ali Free Zone (Jafza), and the CIS and Africa, will be participating in Sial – Paris, one of the largest Food and Beverage (F&B) exhibitions in the world.
The UAE computer product market is forecast to grow at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of about 8.47% until 2018, according to a research note published by Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
October 12, 2014
Stock markets in Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates fell sharply on Sunday as declines on global bourses sparked a broad sell-off in the Gulf region.