Economy & Trade
June 18, 2014
Iran is not barred from buying food or other goods for humanitarian purposes under sanctions imposed over Tehran's pursuit of nuclear technology.
Borrowers dropped to 28%, says Department of Economic Development
Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry hosted its 2nd quarterly Business Councils and Business Groups round table meeting at its Jebel Ali Branch recently.
The GCC luxury goods market has continued to grow fast.
June 17, 2014
H.E. Ahmed Mahboob Musabih, Director of Dubai Customs, has affirmed that DC’s core objectives for the time being are strongly in line with the Government of Dubai’s vision and strategic goals.
June 16, 2014
Only 1,760 young Saudi men and women applied for 11,751 vacancies made available by 70 private companies and establishments in the Saudi capital.
June 15, 2014
The PA has so far refused to pay Hamas’ 50,000 civil servants, who are not registered as its employees because they were appointed after the Islamist movement ousted bitter rivals Fatah – which dominates the PLO – from Gaza in 2007.
June 12, 2014
The International Association of Labor Inspection (IALI) is the global professional association for labor inspection.
Jafza has conducted a highly-successful roadshow comprising workshops and business seminars in Taipei, Taiwan, Shanghai, Hangzhou and Beijing, China.
“We believe Egypt will likely enter into a standby agreement with the IMF [International Monetary Fund] soon,” the study said.
June 11, 2014
A fast growth in exports accompanied by a solid domestic and an increase in public investments were the main drivers.
Dubai’s flourishing food & beverage sector and significance as an exports and re-exports hub have helped the local packaging industry grow and expand to strategic foreign markets, shows recent trade trends highlighted by Dubai Exports.
June 10, 2014
The UK based Financial Times’ FDi Magazine has awarded Jafza “Free Zone of the Year 2014, Large Tenants, Middle East and North Africa” as well as “The Free Zone of the Year 2014, Large Tenants, United Arab Emirates.”
Ahmed Mahboob Musabih, Director of Dubai Customs, received Saed Al Awadi, CEO of Dubai Export Development Corporation (DEDC).
June 9, 2014
National Bonds Corporation (NBC) announced that DP World has signed up for its Employee Savings Program (ESP) with the aim of instilling a sustained culture of savings its employees in the UAE.