Economy & Trade
September 18, 2013
Lebanon’s budget deficit in the first six months of this year continued to rise amid falling revenues and increasing expenditures, the Finance Ministry said Tuesday.
September 17, 2013
Kuwait is keen on bolstering relations and exchange with all Indian states, and values its relationship with India, the Kuwaiti Ambassador to India Sami AlSulaiman has said.
In an effort to create more job opportunities for the nationals, the Omani government has changed visa regulations, under which only those expatriates earning more than 600 riyals per month will be eligible to bring their wives and children.
Dubai Exports has taken 20 UAE companies from the food and beverages and related sectors to the 22nd WorldFood Moscow.
Some 60 percent of Lebanese say that their savings decreased over the past year while eight out of 10 people report their personal financial situation worsened or remained the same, a survey published Sunday has suggested.
September 16, 2013
Respondents to bayt.com are mostly positive that their personal financial situation will improve within the next six months.
Dubai Customs dedicates itself to the launch of a diverse array of community-based events and initiatives.
80 percent of the total firms surveyed plan to increase their headcount over the next three years, with over a third (34 per cent) expecting double digit growth.
September 15, 2013
More than 226 million people will be living in cities throughout the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) by 2020, accounting for nearly 62 percent of the region’s total population, the United Nations (UN) has estimated
Dubai Customs received a US trade delegation headed by Rob Waller, the US Consul General to Dubai.
DP World, UAE Region has become the first port operator in the Middle East to successfully implement the Regional Security Management System standards.
The Department of Municipal Affairs in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Emirates Society for Animal Welfare, in a move aimed at develop cooperation between the two sides.
A high-profile delegation from Dubai Customs is to travel to the People's Republic of China for an official visit from the 15th to the 19th of September.
Dubai Exports, the export promotion agency of the Department of Economic Development (DED) in Dubai, led over 20 UAE companies to KazBuild.
September 12, 2013
Iraq is keen on thrashing out remaining issues with Kuwait "and closing the file of the compensations," Zebari was quoted as saying