Economy & Trade
September 8, 2013
The World Bank is looking into establishing a Multi Donor Trust Fund to support Lebanon after its government requested a swift assessment of the social and economic impact of the Syrian conflict on the country.
Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has hosted a workshop on planning and its importance at work and at home.
Year-to-date volumes on the Dubai Gold and Commodities Exchange (DGCX) have surpassed the 10 million volume mark for the first time in the Exchange’s history.
September 5, 2013
“Lebanon is almost the only country in the world where employers take the decision [to strike] when faced by economic risks,” Sleiman said at the news conference.
Qatar ranked 13th on the global list of the 2013-14 Global Competitiveness Report’s index and the first in the Middle East region.
Dubai Electricity and Water Authority received in his office HE Tariq Khalid Al Hamd, Kuwaiti Consul General to Dubai, on the occasion of the later end tenure to the United Arab Emirates.
Department of Economic Development has successfully solved consumer complaints raised on social media regarding some cinemas in the city charging an extra fee for online ticket reservation.
September 4, 2013
Gold prices have hit a three-month high in advance of possible US military action in Syria
The minister for industry and foreign trade, Mounir Fakhry Abdel-Nour, has stressed that the number of Egyptian factories that have closed in recent months is not in the thousands as some reports – and government officials – have suggested
Ministry of Finance represented by the Department of Coordination of Fiscal Policies, received a delegation from the Ministry of Economy.
Dubai Investments is targeting growth in Kazakhstan and neighboring countries.
Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry called on American companies to consider Dubai as a base for expansion, showcasing the benefits of investing in the emirate.
September 3, 2013
IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, is promoting trade in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) to help the economic integration of the region.
September 2, 2013
Al-Faisal said on 19 August that his country, which boasts a budget surplus of over $100 billion, would compensate Egypt for any aid cuts from Western nations
Exploring what makes a great global leader will be the focus of more than 90 students from 25 countries who are visiting DP World’s flagship Jebel Ali.