Economy & Trade
July 18, 2013
Iran’s tax revenues are forecasted to amount to 450.8 trillion rials (about $18.1 billion) in the current Iranian calendar year.
Egypt succeeded in exporting 300 food products to the US, with annual sales of Egyptian food exports in US exceeding EGP 500m.
July 17, 2013
The Customs Training Centre at Dubai Customs introduced the first workshop of its kind in the region on diesel derivatives measurement.
Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry recorded solid and consistent growth across all its operations, with its members’ exports and re-export activities increasing by 7%, compared to the same period in 2012.
July 16, 2013
Efforts are under way to link the Gulf Cooperation Council states with a water pipeline at a cost of $1 billion.
Department of Economic Development has launched a website and smart phone application (App) to make daily shopping easier for consumers.
The Ministry of Economy has been visiting various hypermarkets across the country to ensure that companies are not hiking prices during Ramadan.
July 15, 2013
Iran has agreed to barter wheat worth $9 million from Pakistan in relation to Pakistan's debts for electricity supplied by Iran.
Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry honoured 11 major organisations for their efforts to lead by example in corporate social responsibility and sustainability.
Consumer price inflation in Abu Dhabi and across the UAE is low and well under control, Dr Hashem Al Nuaimi, Director of Customer Protection Department at the Ministry of Economy said yesterday.
July 14, 2013
Dubai Customs continues its efforts in facilitating trade activities of foodstuff during the holy Month of Ramadan.
Egypt’s deteriorating economy was believed to be among the main reasons behind January 25, 2011 revolution which ousted former president Hosni Mubarak.
Aqaba Container Terminal announced the release of its second sustainability report, titled, “The Most Sustainable Gateway to Jordan and Beyond”.
In 4 separate seizures, Dubai Customs inspectors at Cargo Village foiled bids to smuggle a big quantity of heroin weighing 16.2 Kg.
July 11, 2013
The Customs Department said yesterday that it made SR 22.25 billion in revenues last year, 13.5 percent more than the revenue of 2011.