Economy & Trade
April 22, 2013
Nokia and Emirates Environmental Group have stepped forward to open their initiative to invite further stakeholders for their engagement in electronics recycling.
Dubai SME and Nexus Insurance Brokers organised a seminar on risk management and insurance advisories to Dubai SME100 companies.
Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry has appointed Essa Ali Al Zaabi, Senior Vice President, Institutional Support Sector, in the Chamber Executive Office.
Dubai Gold and Commodities Exchange has launched a Mini Indian Rupee Futures Contract.
The International Monetary Fund revised downward its projection for real gross domestic product growth in Lebanon to 2 percent in 2013, while the World Bank reduced its remittances estimate for the country last year.
Emirates Building Systems has been awarded the Occupational Health and Safety Management System (OHSAS 18001:2007) certification.
Subsidies and public sector salaries among expense items that could be squeezed in move to secure Egypt's $4.8 billion IMF loan.
April 21, 2013
No agreement has been reached on a $2bn loan from Russia following President Mohamed Morsi’s visit to the country, said Minister of Industry and Foreign Trade Hatem Saleh on Friday
Optimism is running deep while better job prospects and a brighter outlook on personal finance are driving more spending on leisure and entertainment, according to findings in the latest Consumer Confidence Survey conducted by DED.
Jordan's new plan to combat poverty in the country has been slammed as "inadequate".
Demand for the electronic services offered by Dubai Trade, the leading facilitator of trade across borders under Dubai World, has considerably surged in the past 12 months.
New research suggests that Kuwaiti GDP will be pegged at 4.5 per cent until 2014.
Negotiations between Egypt and the International Monetary Fund are not over yet, IMF chief Christine Lagarde told reporters in Washington on Thursday.
April 19, 2013
The Arab rich oil countries' (KSA, Kuwait, UAE and Qatar) income from exporting oil and gas reached $669 billion in 2012
April 18, 2013
Turkey will transfer the remaining US$1 billion of a $2 billion budget support package agreed for Egypt last year within the next two months, Turkish economy officials and banking sources said on Wednesday.