Economy & Trade
March 16, 2014
The Commercial Compliance & Consumer Protection (CCCP) sector in the Department of Economic Development (DED), Dubai, has confiscated 1.2 million pieces of cosmetic products after raiding a warehouse in Ras Al Khor.
March 13, 2014
Iran and Oman have signed an energy deal in which Tehran will provide Muscat with 10 billion cubic meters of natural gas per year.
March 12, 2014
The Business Registration & Licensing Sector in DED in Dubai has extended its working hours till 6 p.m. in all its branches as part of enhancing customer convenience and facilitating business.
U.S. exports to the UAE reached $26.9 billion in 2013 as a result of increased trade in the transportation sector.
The C5’s Forum on Trade Compliance in the Middle East kicked off yesterday in Dubai.
March 10, 2014
Economic Zones World (EZW) and Dubai Customs have today announced the launch of the world’s first purpose built smart retail hub named “Matajircom”.
Dubai’s non-oil foreign trade reached Dh1.329 trillion in 2013, an eight per cent increase over Dh94 billion over 2012.
Dubai Exports is planning to issue an online Halal Index that lists all UAE firms that employ halal practices
March 9, 2014
The Department of Finance- Abu Dhabi (DoF) has announced the signing of a loan agreement with The Republic of Serbia, providing the country a loan of $1 billion.
Jebel Ali Free Zone (Jafza), the flagship Free Zone operation of Economic Zones World (EZW) has, in 2013, registered the highest growth in the number of new joiners in the last six years.
March 5, 2014
The tunnels’ closure has meant losses of millions of dollars in tax income for the Hamas government.
He said another revolution, in the national mentality, was required to pull the economy up warning that “if we do nothing, there could be a catastrophe”.
Dubai Customs has recently upgraded its customer complaint receipt and processing service to ensure higher client satisfaction.
Dubai Customs won the Farouk El-Baz Award for Excellence in Organizational Sustainability for the Public Sector category for the second time.
March 4, 2014
Egypt's foreign reserves have increased for the second consecutive month, with a net amount of $17.3 billion at the end of February reported by the Central Bank of Egypt this Tuesday.