Economy & Trade
June 30, 2013
National Bank of Kuwait claims credit growth across many sectors
The municipalities of Sharjah and Ajman have warned food outlets and manufacturers against hiking prices of essential commodities — a violation of food safety regulations — before and during the holy month of Ramadan.
Dubai Customs announced the results of Al Grass initiative launched in April 2012.
The Dubai Department of Economic Development (DED) honoured the assessors of the Dubai Quality Award (DQA) and Dubai Human Development Award (DHDA) 2012 at a ceremony held at Park Hyatt Hotel, Dubai.
June 26, 2013
Georgia frequently serves as a battleground in the fight between Russia and the West, with politicians generally seen as taking one side or the other.
The Abu Dhabi Fund for Development has signed a memorandum of understanding with Morocco for a $1.25 billion grant to be used for the provision of key services.
Dubai Customs took part in the 9th International Protection Forum on Drugs Issues organized by Dubai Police General Headquarters.
Bahrain's state spending is expected to jump 11 percent this year, by more than originally planned, after its parliament approved 174.2 million dinars ($462 million) in additional expenditure, official data showed.
The cost of insuring Egypt's debt against default has risen to record highs in the five-year credit default swap market, according to Markit, on concerns about political unrest.
The Department of Municipal Affairs and Ordnance Survey Great Britain, discussed strengthening cooperation between the two parties.
The Dubai Gold and Commodities Exchange announced today that it will launch a futures contract based on SENSEX, the blue-chip stock index of India’s leading bourse, the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE).
June 25, 2013
Qatar's emir Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani said on Tuesday he was transferring power to his son, Crown Prince Sheikh Tamim, taking the rare step for a Gulf Arab ruler of voluntarily ceding power to try to ensure a smooth succesion.
June 24, 2013
HP praised Dubai custom`s role in combating counterfeiting and protecting intellectual property rights together with its keenness to collaborate with all companies and establishments.
June 23, 2013
Morocco will begin deregulating prices for some basic goods in the next two weeks, its first step towards reducing subsidies, its general affairs minister told Reuters.
The International Monetary Fund issued the delegation’s final statement on Article IV discussions pertaining to the assessment of state members’ financial and economic performance.