Economy & Trade
November 25, 2013
A financial analyst who spoke on condition of anonymity told The Daily Star that though long-term investors in Solidere were increasingly uneasy about the performance of shares, they would not be willing to sell at a heavy loss.
November 24, 2013
Dubai Customs enhanced its activities to boost mega events in Dubai through customs facilitations offered to participants.
If Dubai wins Expo 2020, 76 per cent of respondents expect a positive or significant impact on the real estate sector while only 11 per cent would expect a limited impact on market pricing
November 21, 2013
Iran exported $5.6 billion worth of goods to Iraq in the first half of the current Iranian calendar year, which began on March 21, the chairman of Iran-Iraq joint chamber of commerce said on Wednesday.
The UAE has the most attractive tax framework in the world and the least demanding, according to a report by the World Bank Group and PwC.
At the closing plenary of the World Economic Forum, UAE's Minister of Economy said that political instability in the Middle East North Africa (MENA) region will challenge economies worldwide.
Saudi-Chinese trading escalated to $73 billion in 2012, reaffirming KSA's position as the biggest trade partner of the east Asian country for the past ten years.
DP World, UAE Region has won the prestigious Container Terminal Operator Award for a fifth consecutive year at the Seatrade Middle East & Indian Subcontinent Awards 2013 in Dubai.
November 20, 2013
GCC investment interests in Egypt are rising ahead of a joint GCC-Egypt forum scheduled for early December.
“Employers in Qatar have displayed an appalling disregard for the basic human rights of migrant workers. Many are taking advantage of a permissive environment and lax enforcement of labour protections to exploit construction workers.”
November 19, 2013
As initiators of “Tejar Dubai” an Emirati entrepreneur development program, Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry is all set to host the Tejar Dubai Idea Olympics workshop at its premises on Saturday, November 23.
A Forbes study showed that showed that the UAE as the preferred location for global organizations to establish regional headquarters, with a massive 93 percent of companies favoring the nation as a base.
The Coastal Customs Centres Department at Dubai Customs has issued a Handbook of Marine Guidelines for Traditional Vessels.
The ministry ruled the company, owned by an Emirati, had violated its licensing terms.
The undersecretary described working from home to be the most suitable for women and said it will be implemented in the next few months.