Economy & Trade
January 22, 2014
Saudi Arabia has the golden opportunity to attract global investments and is moving in the “right way” to become the leading manufacturing country in the region.
The two-way trade grew by 5.3 percent in the first ten months of 2013 in comparison to the corresponding time last year.
January 21, 2014
Dubai Customs effectively thwarts smuggling bids of all goods infringing local and international laws.
January 19, 2014
Aqaba Container Terminal (ACT), the world’s gateway to Jordan and beyond, ended the year 2013 by adding notable achievements to its long track record of success.
A high-level Italian delegation paid an official visit to Dubai Customs to learn about the experience of DC in customs business and online clearance of related transactions.
January 16, 2014
Overall, the kingdom is ranked 13th out of 178 economies worldwide, between the US and the UK which rank 12th and 14th respectively and is the only Mena country to rank in the top 20.
Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry expanded its global presence in promising markets with the opening of its third international representative office in the city of Erbil in the Kurdistan region.
Organizers of the World Economic Forum said Wednesday that hundreds of public figures are expected to attend, including the leaders of Iran, Israel, Japan and Britain.
January 15, 2014
The developing economies of the region “remain depressed” despite the global economy showing signs of strengthening this year, according to the World Bank’s Global Economic Prospects report.
In a meeting with Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani on October 7, 2013, Freiherr von Ungern said that his country attaches great importance to economic relations with Iran.
A Jordanian activist has been listed among the top social entrepreneurs in the world in the under-30 category by Forbes magazine.
January 13, 2014
One of the biggest highlights of Dubai’s successful bid for Expo 2020 is the prediction of creation of over 275,000 jobs in various sectors across the economy.However
Continuing its strong growth momentum from the previous year, trading volumes on the Dubai Gold and Commodities Exchange (DGCX) touched new highs in 2013.
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The US officials are concerned that the Italian government’s recent rush to reenter the Iranian marketplace could hasten the collapse of economic sanctions against Tehran.