Economy & Trade
March 27, 2013
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.
March 26, 2013
Non-oil trade booms as Dubai diversifies
March 25, 2013
Presidential decree will increase custom tariffs on luxury goods including shrimp, video games and caviar.
The Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry honoured 10 major organisations for their efforts to become leading businesses in corporate social responsibility and sustainability.
Citrus and bananas banned as Syria retaliates for burning of fuel tankers.
A Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry hosted a dinner in honour of the visiting COMESA delegation prior to the ‘Africa Global Business Forum 2013 – Dubai’.
March 24, 2013
Obama's parting gift to Abdullah is a welcome boost to a floundering economy.
March 21, 2013
Indian companies signalled their willingness to invest up to $400 million towards projects in power-generation, plastic, and real estate in Egypt.
Egypt's Cabinet on Wednesday unveiled the main features of its social and economic development plan for the fiscal year 2013/14.
March 20, 2013
The Abu Dhabi Urban Planning Council set up a second stakeholder consultation session at Mirfa Hotel in Mirfa, in collaboration with the Western Region Development Council and Western Region Municipality.
The Department of Municipal Affairs in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi issued a decree allows the owners of plot of lands which has been built on more than one unit.