Economy & Trade
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.
A recent study conducted by the Amman Chamber of Commerce showed that amending the income tax rate would threaten the business environment in the Kingdom.
July 10, 2013
Industry and Trade Minister Hatem Halawani on Tuesday held talks with India’s Minister of State for Chemicals and Fertilisers Srikanta Kumar Jena on ways to boost bilateral cooperation between the two countries.
The Syrian government is cracking down on black-market currency exchange businesses and individuals.
Saudi Arabia pledged $5 billion in grants and loans to Egypt's new government on Tuesday.
Google is one of several brands to announce special services for the Holy Month, with the unveiling of a dedicated “hub,” according to a statement by the internet giant issued today.
The total bilateral trade between South Africa and the UAE is valued at approximately $3 billion (Dh11 billion).
July 9, 2013
Cloisall, a leading UAE-based interiors contractor operating in the mid-to high-end luxury space, has secured new fit-out projects worth Dh150 million ($41 million) across the emirates.
Iran exported more than one million tons of oil products in the past Iranian calendar year, which ended on March 20
Eight pest control companies in Dubai have been shut down recently for using banned pesticides at homes
New York crude prices soared to a 14-month high during the weekend, as political tension in Egypt continued to shake confidence in consistent supplies from the Middle East.