Economy & Trade
April 1, 2013
Jordan’s economy grew by 2.7 per cent in 2012, official figures showed on Sunday.
GDP in Palestine grew by 5.9 per cent in 2012 compared to 2011, new statistics reveal.
March 31, 2013
The IMF is to visit Egypt on Wednesday, according to the Reuters news agency, to discuss further a possible $4.8 billion
Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry hosted a meeting of the organising committee of the Africa Global Business Forum 2013, Dubai.
The Department of Municipal Affairs signed a contract with Bayanat for Mapping & Surveying Services.
An Iraqi official says Baghdad has rejected a request from Egypt for a $4 billion bond to be deposited in Egypt’s central bank to bolster its faltering economy.
The first-ever Dubai World Conference on Consumer Rights and Power Brands Dubai exhibition, will be launched at the Dubai World Trade Centre from 1 to 3 April, 2013.
March 28, 2013
The Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry organised a Best Practices in Consumer Protection seminar in association with the UAE Ministry of Economy at its premises recently.
Libya is reported to be planning to spend some $4.7 billion, or at least 10 percent of the national budget on upgrading its military forces over the next year.
March 27, 2013
H.E. Hisham Abdullah Al Shirawi, 2nd Vice Chairman, Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry urged businesses from Dubai to exploit investment opportunities offered by Belarus.
Qatar on Tuesday called for the setting up of a $1 billion fund to help Palestinians in occupied Jerusalem.
Dubai eGovernment (DeG) Department is geared up to organize its third eTransformation Forum themed “Together to Achieve Leadership” on 1st April, 2013 to showcase its eTransformation strategy.
Masood Ahmed, director of the International Monetary Fund's (IMF) Middle East and Central Asia Department, advocates cutting energy subsidies in the region, arguing that it is costly and inefficient in helping the poor.
Israel is to resume the transfer of tariffs and tax monies it collects on behalf of the Palestinian Authority, which were frozen last year as punishment for the UN bid.
Qatari Emir Hamad bin Khalifa Al-Thani calls on Arabs to support 'Arab Spring' countries, especially Egypt, during speech at opening of Arab League summit.