Economy & Trade
June 25, 2014
Governor of the Central Bank announced the opening of a new bank account under the number 037037, a reference to the date on which President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi declared the ouster of former president Mohamed Morsi.
The Ministry of Social Development has started preparations to distribute JD100 in cash assistance to identified underprivileged families, under a Royal makruma, as the fasting month of Ramadan approaches.
Dubai Customs’ officers at Dubai International Terminal 3 foiled an attempt to smuggle 24 Kg of heroin concealed in secret pockets at the bottom of baggage suitcases belonging to an Asian passenger.
Aqaba Container Terminal (ACT) recently announced the publication of its third sustainability report under the heading “Sustainable Gateway to Jordan and Beyond,”.
A three member Maldivian delegation led by His Excellency Mohamed Saeed, Minister for Economic Development, Republic of Maldives, visited Jebel Ali Free Zone last week to seek economic cooperation between Maldives and Jafza.
June 22, 2014
"The Apaches will come, and they'll come very very soon," Kerry said in response to a reporter's question on whether the halt of deliveries expressed US antagonism to Egyptian authorities.
The IMF says Bahrain’s fiscal deficit has continued on a rising trend in 2013, although by less than budgeted.
Dubai Customs received a delegation comprising representatives from federal Customs and free-zones authorities.
June 19, 2014
The OECD estimates Israel's black economy at NIS 70 billion in 2012.
Dubai Customs has announced the launch of its services via smart watches, to keep up with the latest developments in the area of smart services delivery, offering more user-friendly and better accessible services.
The statistics also revealed that a product bought for 100 euros in EU countries can be purchased in Turkey for the equivalent of 58 euros.
June 18, 2014
Germany said this month it would adopt a more cautious approach towards arms exports after a 24 per cent surge last year fuelled a domestic debate on military sales.
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.