Economy & Trade
February 11, 2013
The Kuwait Stock Exchange started Monday trading on a positive note.
Egyptian stocks rose slightly on Sunday, with net buying on the part of Arab and foreign investors shoring up an otherwise skittish market.
Dubai eGovernment welcomed the visit of Director-General, H.E Hilal Saeed Al Marri of the Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing.
February 10, 2013
Iraq's Finance Committee discussed amendments to the 2013 budget , according to a statement issued to the country;s House of Representatives.
Egypt’s consumer price index (CPI) rose by 6.6 per cent in January, year-on-year. A hike in the cost of cigarettes, electricity and vegetables drove the increase, the state-run statistics body CAPMAS reveals on Sunday.
Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry played host to the members of the 7th GCC Real Estate Committee during their meeting held at the Chamber premises.
The International Monetary Fund have been in the UAE to discuss the economy as the Emirates prepare to host the organisation
The Ministry of Finance received an International Monetary Fund delegation at its headquarters in Abu Dhabi.
Jordan and Saudi Arabia on Thursday signed four agreements to finance development projects at a total of $299.4 million (around JD212.36 million).
February 7, 2013
The move is an attempt to boost private enterprise in the Arabian nation.
Iraq is the second-biggest re-export market to the UAE.
Department of Municipal Affairs signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Cartography Institute of Catalonia in Spain.
February 6, 2013
The government is pushing for an end to blanket subsidies as part of attempts to slash "unnecessary spending."
SANAD, a German fund for small and medium enterprises in the MENA region signed Tuesday a $20 million loan facility with Bank Audi aimed at expanding lending to small businesses in Lebanon.
A record AED 4.3 billion was collected through internet payments in 2012 as per the latest statistics revealed by Dubai eGovernment Department.