Economy & Trade
September 16, 2013
80 percent of the total firms surveyed plan to increase their headcount over the next three years, with over a third (34 per cent) expecting double digit growth.
September 15, 2013
More than 226 million people will be living in cities throughout the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) by 2020, accounting for nearly 62 percent of the region’s total population, the United Nations (UN) has estimated
Dubai Customs received a US trade delegation headed by Rob Waller, the US Consul General to Dubai.
DP World, UAE Region has become the first port operator in the Middle East to successfully implement the Regional Security Management System standards.
The Department of Municipal Affairs in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Emirates Society for Animal Welfare, in a move aimed at develop cooperation between the two sides.
A high-profile delegation from Dubai Customs is to travel to the People's Republic of China for an official visit from the 15th to the 19th of September.
Dubai Exports, the export promotion agency of the Department of Economic Development (DED) in Dubai, led over 20 UAE companies to KazBuild.
September 12, 2013
Iraq is keen on thrashing out remaining issues with Kuwait "and closing the file of the compensations," Zebari was quoted as saying
“I am fully aware of Jordanians’ difficult economic conditions and that requires ministers to go to the files and solve citizens’ woes,” the Monarch said.
Aggregate free cash flow among EMEA corporates should turn positive in 2014 as revenue and margin figures also show modest improvement, Fitch Ratings says.
September 11, 2013
Dubai Electricity and Water Authority has taken part in a series of seminars organised by the Dubai Government Excellence Program.
Companies across Saudi Arabia are predicting an average salary increase of 6 percent in 2014, a slight increase on last year’s forecast of 5.8 percent, indicating a rise in confidence in the country’s economic outlook and a burgeoning business environment.
Ministry of Finance has issued its annual statistical report on the GCM in the UAE - 2012.
The positive news about Syria and its implications for the region was the key driver for the markets today, said Amer Khan, director at Shuaa Asset Management.
The value of Japan trade with the UAE dropped by 8.8 per cent to $24.8 billion (Dh91 billion) during the first six months of 2013 compared to $27.2 billion during the same period in 2012.