Economy & Trade
January 23, 2013
The Oman economy is expected to maintain strong growth momentum with social spending to rise and fiscal performance to remain favourable over the period from 2013-2015, according to ratings agency Standard and Poor's.
The Egyptian stock market will continue to run, despite a protest by 'Ultras' aiming to force the government over the Port Said stadium disaster.
Saudi Arabia is able to maintain its current level of government spending in the medium term and beyond, Finance Minister Ibrahim Al-Assaf said yesterday.
Jordan and the UAE signed an agreement yesterday regulating a $1.25 billion grant, which is part of a larger $5 billion financing agreement from the GCC, singed in 2011.
UAE Ministry of Economy, affirmed that there are no short cuts to creating a world-class economy and the UAE is fortunate to have many of the key ingredients necessary to achieve this.
Egypt's stock exchange gave an uneven performance on Tuesday in the lead-up to Friday's planned anti-government demonstrations.
January 22, 2013
The Amman Criminal Court on Monday continued to hear testimony from prosecution witnesses in the case against former chairman of the Jordan Phosphate Mines Company (JPMC) Walid Kurdi.
Egyptian President Mohammed Mursi called for more Arab economic integration and pushed for an Arab initiative on sustainable development, during the opening of the third Arab Economic and Social Development Summit in Riyadh on Monday.
January 21, 2013
The third Arab Economic and Social Development Summit kicks off in Riyadh on Monday aiming to boost economic integration and tackle people’s aspirations amid the Arab world’s turbulent political changes.
Dubai eGovernment Department received a delegation from the UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs, at the Department's headquarters at H.H.
Saudi Arabia yesterday announced a contribution of $ 1.88 million toward UNHCR’s humanitarian program in Myanmar providing shelter to Rohingyas in Rakhine state.
Dubai SME hosted the ‘Hatta Entrepreneur Forum’ at the Hatta Fort Hotel as part of highlighting its strategic role and enabling people across Dubai to benefit from its services.
The team specialized in the preparation of the common strategy for municipal work in the GCC appraised the progress achieved by the UAE in the field of municipal work.
Yemen's parliament approved the budget for the 2013 fiscal year worth $13 billion
Dubai SME held a meeting with the UAE Ministry of Education to discuss the 9th cycle of the Young Entrepreneur Competition.