Economy & Trade
February 25, 2014
Establishing an industrial park in Iran and creating a joint shipping line are also part of the roadmap, ISNA quoted Behrouz Alishiri as saying.
Morocco is diversifying its export market in a bid to develop trade with Gulf Arab countries and also reduce its reliance on Europe.
February 24, 2014
An economic and commercial delegation headed by Sultan Bin Saeed Al Mansouri, UAE Minister of Economy, is set to visit the Philippines and Malaysia from Monday (February 25) to Friday (February 28) seeking to explore strategies for enhancing bilateral trade and investment relations.
In Q1 2014, around 62 per cent of Dubai businesses also expected to see stronger net profits based on increasing demand and improved margins.
Entrepreneurs from Syria established more businesses in Turkey than any other country in the first month of the year.
February 23, 2014
The Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry-organised Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Business Award expands its scope to embrace Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) businesses.
Dubai Customs has enhanced its Intellectual Property Rights awareness programs through a new series of awareness workshops to be held in 2014.
The agreements reflect the broad range of relations between the two countries across a number of sectors, from chemicals to financial services and from ICT to health care.
The conference will also discuss opportunities for the two countries to launch joint investments in other countries.
February 19, 2014
Britain has reached an agreement over the rising cost of providing Saudi Arabia with Typhoon Eurofighter jets, British defence company BAE Systems said on Wednesday.
Abu Dhabi Ports Company’s (ADPC) Khalifa Port and Zayed Port saw increased volumes last year with container traffic and RORO (roll on, roll off vehicles) seeing significant growth over the last 12 months.
Dubai’s foreign trade in foodstuffs recorded a significant increase in 2013, as a result of the emirate’s escalating demographic and economic growth and mounting recovery across most sectors.
Jafza, the flagship operation of Economic Zones World (EZW), in support of Dubai Municipality’s Initiative of “Car Free Day”, has observed February 19 as Metro Day for Jafza Employees.
The Saudi Ministry of Labor recently tackled 2,034 cases of expatriates not working for their sponsors, according to a deputy labor minister.
February 18, 2014
Dubai Customs inspectors has thwarted an attempt to smuggle 1.28kg of cocaine stuffed in 60 capsules and concealed in an African passenger’s tummy.