Economy & Trade
November 2, 2014
H.E. Ahmed Mahboob Musabih, Director of Dubai Customs, met with the employees nominated for the upcoming editions of the Dubai Government Excellence Program.
British Prime Minister David Cameron on Wednesday urged Qatar to plough more of its vast oil and gas wealth into infrastructure projects across Britain.
October 30, 2014
Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry has launched during the 10th Islamic Economic Forum in Dubai a new specialized unit to support research and studies on Islamic economy.
October 29, 2014
Only Spain, Greece and Latvia have more child poverty than Israel.
Leading Syrian business group based in the GCC will establish a center in the Middle East as part of its efforts to rebuild Syria.
Syrian refugees clinched more than 31,000 jobs, which constitute 91 per cent of job opportunities that Jordan is required to create annually.
Dubai Customs Ladies Committee has organised medical activities to mark the World Heart Day, Breast Cancer Awareness Month and World Osteoporosis Day.
October 28, 2014
Iraq's economy is likely to shrink 2.7 per cent this year, the first contraction since the US-led invasion in 2003.
Jebel Ali Free Zone attracted a large number of food and beverage (F&B) companies from Europe and Americas at Sial-Paris, one of the largest F&B Exhibitions in the world.
DP World Limited handled 44.8 million TEU (twenty-foot equivalent units) across its global portfolio of container terminals during the first nine months of 2014, with gross container volumes growing by 9.0% on a like-for-like basis.
The GCC economies have been amongst the best performing in the world in recent years, and are expected to grow 4.5 per cent in 2014-15, said Christine Lagarde.
October 27, 2014
H.E. Ahmed Mahboob Musabih, Director of Dubai Customs, has called for stronger international cooperation to enhance trade facilitation by better aligning customs procedures globally, reinforcing the vibrant role played by customs administrations worldwide in boosting trade growth.
October 26, 2014
Dubai Customs celebrated the graduation of the first class of employees who successfully completed the Gems and Diamonds Diploma.
The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) said it is “seriously concerned” about Turkey's ability to detect and investigate foreign bribery
October 23, 2014
InterContinental Hotels Group announced the signing of a franchise agreement with Abjar Hotels International for a new 450-room Holiday Inn Dubai World Central and 250-room Staybridge Suites Dubai World Central.