Economy & Trade
October 13, 2013
The global economic recovery continues with improvements in long-lagging advanced economies but moderating growth in emerging markets, the International Monetary Fund’s managing committee has said.
Ministry of Finance organised a separate reception for all UAE banks participating in this important, global event.
October 10, 2013
The world’s 16th largest foreign aid donor last year, the UAE spent Dh5.83 billion in grants and loans to 137 countries and regions around the world.
October 9, 2013
Iran’s minister of economic affairs has said it is false to think of economic improvement when sanctions are eliminated.
Political turmoil that started in Tunisia in 2011 and swept across the Arab world will cost the seven most-affected countries about $800 billion by the end of next year, according to HSBC Holdings Plc.
Given that the commercial activity is still at a minimal, there is still a long way to go.
Studies conducted by the ESCWA recently revealed that the Arab region needs large investments in the infrastructure sector.
Dubai Customs, the first 100% Smart Government Department, showcases its latest technological achievements in GITEX 2013.
October 7, 2013
Dubai Customs has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Telecommunications Regulatory Authority to exchange expertise and achieve optimal results in regards to customer service provision.
October 6, 2013
Numerous investment opportunities that have contributed to the growth of its trade, industry, tourism and agricultural sectors.
This rate is significantly lower than the exceptionally strong average rate of 6.4 percent in 2010–12.
October 3, 2013
It is hoped the monetary union and subsequently the GCC union would materialise soon.
With Jordan officially receiving the go-ahead to invest in Russia wheat production, the authorities are encouraging local businessmen to enter joint ventures with their Russian counterparts and invest in the water-rich country.
October 2, 2013
"This high rate was achieved despite the geopolitical problems in the region, particularly the Syrian conflict, thanks to the swelling oil prices and revenues."
The Chairman of DP World, His Excellency Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem, has met with the President of Ecuador, His Excellency Rafael Correa, for talks on matters of mutual interest to Ecuador and the UAE.